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6 bedroom house for sale

Waltham Abbey, Claverhambury, Essex, EN9 2BL

Guide Price £2,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 bedrooms, 4 attic rooms
  • 2 receptions, sun room
  • Conservatory, jacuzzi room
  • Tennis court, swimming pool
  • 6 acres, 6,162 sq ft

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Situation

The property is located within easy reach of the neighbouring towns of Waltham Abbey and Epping and has excellent transport links with the M25 approx 4 miles away and the A10 to the west and Stansted Airport to the north. There are also underground stations and over ground stations within a 5 mile radius.


Description

Claverhambury Manor is a unique country estate featuring an imposing manor house of 6,162 sq ft built in the early 18th Century surrounded by in excess of 6 acres of grounds. The property is complemented by extensive leisure facilities including tennis court, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, solarium and stables. The property also benefits from a courtyard with three substantial barns one of which has planning permission to convert into a separate dwelling.


Accommodation

Ground Floor Accommodation
Double front door leading to:

Entrance Porch

Doors to Entrance Hall
Panelled walls, doors to ground floor bathroom and bar.

Ground Floor Bathroom
Panel enclosed bath with shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, tiled walls, leaded light window to front aspect, radiator.

Bar
Timber built bar and shelving to walls.

Open access from Entrance Hall to


Drawing Room
Central fireplace with feature fireplace, leaded light windows to flank and rear aspects, French doors to garden, three radiators, leaded light doors to

Garden Room
Tiled floor, leaded light windows to three aspects, doors to swimming pool area.

Archway from Drawing Room to

Dining Room
Two radiators, fireplace, leaded light window to flank, leaded light French doors to garden.

Inner Hallway
Radiator, doors to study, utility room and kitchen.

Study
Panelled walls, leaded light window to flank, radiator, shelving and storage and display cabinets to one wall.

Utility Room
Tiled floor, single sink and double drainer, space for washing machine, leaded light window to front aspect, storage cupboard.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Range of wall and base mounted units with complementary work surfaces incorporating double sink and single drainer, four ring hob, double oven, integrated dishwasher, radiator, leaded light windows to three aspects, phone point. Door to

Lobby
Tiled floor, window to flank, radiator, two sets of doors to garden, store cupboards, step up to

Jacuzzi Room
Aqua spa Jacuzzi, windows to three sides, three radiators, timber clad ceiling.

Staircase from Hallway leading to

First Floor Landing
Panelled walls, airing cupboard, leaded light windows to front exterior, three radiators.

Master Bedroom Suite
Leaded light windows to front and flank aspects, fitted wardrobes to three walls, radiator, door to balcony, door to

En-suite Bathroom
Panel enclosed bath and telephone style shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, shower cubicle, tiled walls, leaded light window to front aspect, radiator.

Bedroom 2
Leaded light windows to rear and flank aspects, fireplace, door to balcony, walk-in wardrobe, radiator.

Bedroom 3
This room is currently used as a sitting room and has panelled walls, leaded light window to rear aspect, fireplace, radiator, timbers to ceiling.

Bedroom 4
This room is currently used as a snooker room, leaded light windows to rear and flank aspects, panelled walls, radiator, timbers to ceiling.


Bedroom 5
Leaded light windows to rear and flank aspects, radiator, fireplace.

Bedroom 6
Leaded light windows to front aspect, radiator.

Family Bathroom
Suite comprising corner bath, shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, leaded light window to front aspect, tiled walls.

Door from Landing leading to

Conservatory
This room has been divided into two areas.

The first area has two radiators, windows to two flanks, ceiling fan, French doors to

Second area with two radiators, windows to three sides, views over grounds, door to garden.

Staircase from Landing leading to

Second Floor Landing
This floor is divided into four inter-connecting attic rooms.

Room 1
Leaded light windows to rear and flank aspects, fitted bar to one corner, eaves cupboard, door to

Room 2
Leaded light window to rear aspect, door to

Room 3
Leaded light windows to front and flank aspects, leaded light French doors to Juliet balcony, vaulted ceiling, door to

Room 4
Leaded light windows to three aspects.


Exterior
The property sits in grounds in excess of 6 acres. Access is via electronically operated security gates leading to a gravelled driveway allowing parking for numerousl vehicles. The grounds are mainly laid to lawn with a profusion of mature trees, shrubs and plants. To the left of the drive is an attractive decorative pond with a further natural pond beyond. To the right of the driveway is a swimming pool with paved surround and retaining wall, BBQ, male and female changing rooms, one with a sauna.

To the rear of the house is a hard tennis court installed by Does of Fyfield. There is also a detached outbuilding with changing facilities and solarium for the tennis court. Beyond the tennis court is an attractive natural pond with seating area affording far reaching views over surrounding countryside.

To the left of the tennis court is a stable block with two loose boxes, tack room and hay store, power and light and water supplies.

To the left of the driveway is a barn site with 3 barns extending to 4,100 sq ft suitable for a variety of uses with the potential for commercial lettings subject to planning consent. One of the barns has planning permission to convert into a 4 bedroom dwelling.

Barn 1 is L-shaped and measures 49ft x 16ft + 35ft x 27ft. This building has planning permission passed for a four bedroom conversion.

Barn 2 measures approximately 71ft x 23ft and

Barn 3 measures 65ft x 12ft.

The site has a central lawned area and independent vehicular access to the left of Barn 2. There may be potential for further development opportunities subject to the usual planning consent.

The independent driveway leads to a detached garage beyond which is a gardener's cloakroom.



Directions

From Epping High Street proceed south towards Loughton. Turn right at the signpost marked Upshire, continue along this road for approximately 3 miles and turn right at the signpost for Galley Hill. Continue along this road for 2 miles and the property can be found on the left.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 November 2008

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Loughton

1a Smarts Lane, Loughton, IG10 4BU

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