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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Sibleys Lane, Thaxted, Dunmow CM6

Sold STC £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • High Spec Contemporary Dwelling
  • Accommodation In Excess Of 6600 Sq Ft
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bath/Shower Rooms
  • 4/5 Reception Rooms
  • Clive Christian Kitchen/Family Room
  • Integral Leisure Complex
  • Double Garage
  • Quiet Country Lane
  • Plot Approximately 1.69 Acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A very impressive detached family home with in excess of 6600 sq ft of very flexible accommodation and featuring 6 bedrooms, 4/5 reception rooms, large Clive Christian family kitchen and an indoor leisure complex with a stunning swimming pool, hot tub and sauna. In addition the property is set in approximately 1.69 acres and located in a quiet country lane in close proximity to local shops, amenities and schools.

The Property

built for the present owners some 13 years ago, this impressive contemporary property has been set up to reflect the needs of modern family living. The main house is very impressive with excellent accommodation including 5 bedrooms and 4/5 reception rooms and the kitchen/breakfast/family room is very extensive. There is a large double garage above which is a very large bedroom previously used for an au-pair and which could potentially be used as a guest suite or granny annexe. In addition there is a stunning and very extensive leisure complex with an indoor swimming pool, sauna and hot tub - made family safe by the addition of a coded entry panel. In addition there is under floor heating in the kitchen, pool room and the utility room, together with a zoned audio system covering the pool, utility room and garage.

Ground Floor Accommodation

there is a great sense of space and style about this family home. The large hallway features impressive half height wood panelling and there is a stylish turning staircase rising to the first floor. There is a generously proportioned drawing room to the rear of the property with lovely views over the formal rear gardens and featuring a wood burner and housing the controls for the audio system which is piped through to the kitchen. The sitting/dining room features a large exposed brick chimney breast housing a wood burner, with a sitting room to one side and a dining room to the other. There is also a good size study. The kitchen/breakfast/family room is large and impressive with a wide range of oak fronted base and eye level units by Clive Christian with granite work surfaces and a central island with a range of integrated appliances and a 4 oven Aga. There is also a utility room, again with matching base and eye level units, water softener and double sized butler sink, leading to but separated by a door, is a second utility room with butler sink and a separate shower room. There is a control panel providing access through to the

Leisure Complex

this is a really superb indoor leisure facility with a very good size swimming pool, sauna and a large hot tub. There are windows and glazed French doors on 3 sides and good sitting areas around the pool.

First Floor Accommodation

there are 5 bedrooms in the main house, a good size landing and 3 airing cupboards. The master bedroom has good wardrobe space, together with a dressing room and en-suite shower room. In addition it has an inter-connecting door through to a further bedroom which could be an additional benefit for a young family. This bedroom is also accessed from the landing. There are 3 further good size bedrooms and a family bathroom featuring a 4 piece white suite. As previously mentioned, there is a large double garage above which is the 6th bedroom, which is a very large area providing further opportunities as a granny annexe or guest suite.

The Setting

the property is approached by a remote controlled sliding wooden gate. There is a large circular double drive leading to the house and the garage and the garden is mainly laid to lawn in both the front and the rear gardens. There are laurel and beech hedges defining the boundaries, together with 5 ash trees and a willow tree. A large natural pond is an excellent additional feature and there is a large storage shed and also a smaller shed. There is a further gated entrance giving access to the rear garden.

Local Authority

Uttlesford District Council

Tax Band


Agents Note

With approximate measurements these particulars have been prepared in good faith by the selling agent in conjunction with the vendor(s) with the intention of providing a fair and accurate guide to the property. However, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or contract nor may they be regarded as representations, all interested parties must themselves verify their accuracy. No tests or checks have been carried out in respect of heating, plumbing, electric installations or any type of appliances which may be included.

Directions :-

from Dunmow head north on the B184, through Great Easton and before reaching Thaxted turn right signposted Sibleys Green and the property can be found on the left hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 April 2012

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