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The Old Farm House, Langley Lower Green, Saffron Walden CB11


Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Grade II Listed Cottage
  • Enormous Charm & Character
  • Numerous Period Features
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Charming Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Well Appointed Kitchen
  • Double Garaging
  • Extensive Off Street Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Impressive detached Grade II listed period cottage in a stunning rural location placed on the edge of this highly regarded village surrounded by open countryside. The property has enormous charm and character with a wealth of period features including exposed timbers and impressive fire place. The house has been thoughtfully maintained by the current owners and provides in brief accommodation comprising entrance porch, sitting room with inglenook fireplace, dining room, cloakroom, recently refitted kitchen/breakfast room, three bedrooms and family bathroom. This stunning home sits within equally impressive grounds extending to about 0.63 acre in total. The grounds incorporate extensive off street parking with a gravel driveway into a detached double garage to one side of the property. The grounds themselves are laid out principally to lawn, containing a wide variety of well established trees, plants and shrubs, large natural pond, greenhouse, summerhouse, fruit cage, wood store and further ornamental pond. Situated towards the edge of this highly regarded village the property enjoys lovely views over surrounding countryside.

Entrance Porch

9' 2" x 5' 6"  (2.79m x 1.68m) Front door leading to entrance porch with leaded windows, radiator.

Reception Hall

11' 5" x 11' 2"  (3.48m x 3.4m) Staircase rising to first floor, radiator, cloaks/metre cupboard.

Sitting Room

14' 9" x 12' 8" (measured into)  (4.5m x 3.86m (measured into)) Featuring exposed timbers, impressive inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam and wood burning stove set on brick laid hearth, radiator, secondary double glazed leaded window to front aspect, recessed alcove bookcase/cupboard, secondary double glazed leaded window to rear.

Dining Room

14' 5" x 8' 8"  (4.39m x 2.64m) Secondary double glazed windows to both front and rear aspects, radiator, exposed timbers.

Rear Lobby

Stable door to outside.


Comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, leaded window.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

14' 8" x 10' 9"  (4.47m x 3.28m) Refitted recently with quartz work surfaces and oak fronted base and wall mounted storage cupboards incorporating inset mixer taps over, integrated dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and freezer, integrated microwave combi oven and single oven, ceramic hob and tiled splashbacks, concealed lighting to work areas, tiled floor, radiator, secondary double glazed leaded windows to both, front, side and rear aspects.

First Floor


Exposed timbers, door to airing cupboard with automatic light and hot water tank with immersion heater, radiator, secondary double glazed leaded window to front aspect with superb views over surrounding countryside.

Bedroom 1

12' 5" x 11' 7"  (3.78m x 3.53m) Secondary double glazed windows to front and side aspect again with lovely rural views, radiator, storage cupboards and wardrobe cupboard.

Bedroom 2

10' 9" x 9' 1"  (3.28m x 2.77m) Secondary double glazed leaded window overlooking rear gardens, wardrobe cupboard.

Further Rooms

Bedroom 3

14' 2" x 8' 5"  (4.32m x 2.57m) Secondary double glazed leaded window to side aspect, radiator, storage cupboard.


Fitted with a suite comprising low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, twin grip panelled bath with mixer tap and shower over, partly tiled walls, radiator, leaded secondary double glazed frosted window.


As previously mentioned this impressive home sits within beautiful grounds extending to about 0.63 of an acre. The property is approached by a gravel driveway with access via a five bar timber gate leading to the property. The driveway itself provides off street parking space for numerous vehicles and gives access to the double garage with twin doors and both power and light and a log store attached to one side of the garage. The front garden area is laid principally to lawn containing a wealth of plants, shrubs and established trees. The gardens extend to the side and rear of the property where they are again laid mainly to lawn and once more containing a variety of well established trees, plants and shrubs. There is a large pond to the rear of the property and paved patio area adjoining the rear of the property bordered by a low brick wall and contains a lovely summerhouse with power connected, oil storage tank and and boiler house. There is a greenhouse with power connected, fruit cage and a further ornamental pond.

Local Authority

Uttlesford District Council - Tax Band G

Directions :-

From Newport take the Wicken Road (B1038) to Clavering. Drive through Clavering passing the Fox and Hounds public house on the left, take the next turning on the right signposted Langley. Follow this road for approximately 3 miles until you see a signpost for Langley Lower Green and The Old Farm House is the first house on the right hand side. Enter down the gravel drive past the large pond on the right hand side and the property is set well back from the road.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 February 2012


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