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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Stanstead Abbotts, Ware, Hertfordshire

Guide Price £725,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Briggens Home Farm is a magnificent Grade II Listed detached house offering exceptionally spacious accommodation of over 3000 sq.ft. situated adjacent to the grounds of Briggens House in gardens of just over 1/2 an acre. This fine home is believed to date in parts back to the late 16th Century with later additions to include its impressive Gothic style facade and was re-furbished approximately 10 years ago. During the refurbishment many period features were retained, to include a wealth of exposed timbers resulting in a truly characterful and spacious home along with a contemporary modern day finish. Local shops, amenities and railway stations with links into Central London (Liverpool St) are situated within approximately 3 miles in the villages of Roydon and Stansted Abbotts and in Harlow Town.

* GRADE II LISTED * DATING IN PARTS LATE 16TH CENTURY * PLOT IN EXCESS OF HALF AN ACRE * WEALTH OF CHARACTER FEATURES * MODERN LOUNGE * PERIOD SITTING ROOM * DINING ROOM * FABULOUS KITCHEN/DINER WITH 'AGA' AND BREAKFAST AREA * STUDY * REAR HALL WITH GALLERY * UTILITY * GROUND FLOOR CLOAKROOM/WC * 4 DOUBLE BEDROOMS * EN-SUITE BATH/SHOWER ROOM * SPACIOUS FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM * MATURE GARDENS * PARKING FOR NUMEROUS VEHICLES * DETACHED GARAGE * OIL CENTRAL HEATING * LEDGED AND BRACED INTERNAL DOORS *

. Entrance door provides access to:

ENTRANCE HALL: Slate tiled floor, oak ledged and braced doors leading to sitting room and kitchen/breakfast room.

SITTING ROOM19'9" x 10' (6.02m x 3.05m). Oak flooring, Inglenook fireplace with exposed brickwork, Yorkstone hearth and bressumer beam, stairs to first floor landing, ledged and braced doors to study and rear hallway.

STUDY:11'8" x 10'9" (3.56m x 3.28m). Full width shelving to one wall.

REAR HALLWAY:20'2" x 6'4" (6.15m x 1.93m). Oak flooring, exposed timbers and first floor gallery. Ledged and braced doors to lounge, dining room, utility and cloakroom/wc. Door to rear patio.

UTILITY: Wall and base mounted oak units, granite work surface, butler sink with swan neck mixer tap, space for washing machine, tiled floor, part tiled walls, ledged and braced door to:

LOBBY: Doors to exterior and garage.

CLOAKROOM/WC: Comprising low level wc with concealed flush, wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap, heated towel rail, tiled walls, tiled floor.

LOUNGE:21'6" x 13'5" (6.55m x 4.1m). Oak flooring, tv point, wiring for surround sound speaker system.

DINING ROOM:17'6" x 10'2" (5.33m x 3.1m). Oak flooring, ledged and braced door leading to:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM:19'8" x 16'8" (6m x 5.08m). Exposed timbers. Fitted with a wide range of wall and base mounted oak units, granite work surfaces incorporating one and a half bowl sink and drainer with breakfast bar, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, built in microwave, exposed brick recess with bressumer beam housing 'Aga' with a granite work surface surround, inset spotlighting, tiled floor, part tiled walls.

BREAKFAST AREA:10'2" x 8'2" (3.1m x 2.5m). Triple aspect windows overlooking the gardens, inset spotlighting, tiled floor.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: Exposed timbers, gallery over looking rear hallway, ledged and braced doors leading to:

BEDROOM ONE:18'8" x 15' max (5.7m x 4.57m max). Ledged and braced doors to walk in wardrobe, fitted bedroom furniture comprising numerous drawer units, inset spotlighting.

EN-SUITE BATH/SHOWER: White suite comprising panel enclosed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low level wc, vanitory unit with wash basin with mixer tap, granite surround and cupboard under, shower cubicle, tiled walls and floor, heated towel rail, inset spotlighting.

BEDROOM TWO:15'6" (max) x 10'6" (4.72m (max) x 3.2m). Exposed timbers, ledged and braced door to walk-in wardobe (shared with bedroom 3).

BEDROOM THREE:15'6" (max) x 11' (4.72m (max) x 3.35m). Fitted wardrobes and shelving.l

BEDROOM FOUR:14'10" x 10'8" (4.52m x 3.25m).

FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM:12'4" x 7'6" (3.76m x 2.29m). Fitted white suite comprising panel enclosed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Airing and towel/storage cupboards, exposed timbers, tiled floor, part tiled walls.

REAR GARDEN:160' x 80' (48.77m x 24.38m). Delightful secluded gardens backing a copse. To the immediate rear of the house is a Yorkstone effect patio which leads off the lounge and breakfast room. The rest of the garden is predominately laid to lawn with a magnificent willow tree. A side access leads to a further garden area to the side of the house which is laid to Yorkstone effect paving with flower bed borders providing a delightful evening retreat. Pedestrian gates to front driveway.

FRONT EXTERIOR: A well screened frontage is approached via a timber 5 bar gate onto a large driveway with coloured chippings, an abundance of mature flower beds with bushes and shrubs and exterior lighting, Yorkstone effect pathways lead to the front door. The driveway also provides access to:

GARAGE:16'4" x 12'3" (4.98m x 3.73m). Twin timber doors.


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