7 bedroom detached house for sale

Larkmead Hall, Abridge Road, CM16

POA

Property Description

Key features

  • SET IN OVER THREE ACRES OF STUNNING GROUNDS
  • AN EXTRAVAGANT GATED FAMILY HOME
  • SEVEN / EIGHT DOUBLE BEDROOMS
  • THREE EN-SUITES & TWO BATHROOMS
  • LARGE LAVISH DRAWING ROOM
  • SPACIOUS DINING ROOM & GAMES ROOM
  • HUGE RECEPTION HALL & LIBRARY
  • OUTDOOR SWIMMING POOL & POOL HOUSE
  • WATER FOUNTAIN & ORNAMENTAL WATER FALL
  • NO ONGOING CHAIN

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

LARKMEAD HALL, THEYDON BOIS

A huge and extravagant seven double bedroom home set in over three acres of beautiful, picturesque grounds, privately gated and only a short distance to Theydon Bois station, local fine shops and amenities.

Once you enter the ornate tall electric gates you drive through the lavish landscaped grounds which surround this charismatic home.

Sir Winston Churchill once visited this magnificent property, a flagpole remains on the grounds which honoured his visit. This grand home is bursting with unique bespoke workmanship which include carpentry with fine decorative carved detail, wood panelled walls, solid wood floors, solid wood doors and their frames.Beautiful staircases with intricate carved designs, stunning fireplaces and their surrounds, tall windows, high ceilings with amazing covings and ceiling roses.

On entering this fine home you are warmly greeted into the reception lobby with limed oak panelling and multi-glazed doors which lead into the reception hall and the drawing room.

Reception Hall, this is a spectacular area which extends the full length from the front to the rear of this home which includes an amazing fireplace, steps leading to a window seat which looking on the grounds at the rear of this fine home. There is some stunning carpentry with decorative carvings and wood panelling to the walls in a limed oak finish.

Drawing Room, a huge an amazing room which was formerly used as a ballroom, the ceiling has a height reaching up to 4.8m with an oval recess, concealed lighting, decoratively framed, a stunning carved fireplace with a real fire on a marble hearth. An oak floor in a herringbone design finish and leaded windows to three aspects.

Dining Room, this large room forms a stunning centrepiece to the property with three quarter limed oak panelled walls which conceals a deep storage cupboard and colour washed plaster inset with decorative motifs. Deep leaded windows which allow an abundance of natural light, an attractive fireplace with quarry tiled hearth and real fire.

Kitchen / Family Room, looking onto the swimming pool and rear aspect of the grounds, a large area which has integrated appliances including a range style cooker, a dishwasher, fridge freezer, larder and ample storage units.The family room leads from the kitchen and also is open plan into the breakfast room, with a separate laundry room and a spacious storage cupboard.

Library / Study, a large room with excellent views of the front and side aspects of the grounds, the beams to the ceiling are finished with limed oak to match the wall panelling, with ample shelving, a feature fireplace with a red brick surround and hearth, the large leaded windows allow an abundance of natural light into this room.

On the ground floor off the reception hall there is an elegant guest cloakroom with the original marble tiled floor and a large cloakroom.

The Games Room is located on the first floor and is of a large proportion and can easily be used as an eighth bedroom.

The master bedroom is of a excellent size with numerous fitted wardrobes, a five piece En-Suite bathroom with a study a sitting area and an additional separate toilet.

Two further bedrooms have En-Suites and ample fitted wardrobes, the remaining four bedrooms have both a bathroom and a shower room for ease of use.

There is an ironing room also located on the first floor and additional staircase which leads to the area close to the laundry room, this was formerly used by maids and staff that took care of this fine home.

Externally, but attached to the property there is a double garage, a workshop and a boiler room.

Heated Swimming Pool with its own pool house which includes a changing rooms, a shower, toilet and hand basin.

Outbuildings.

Annexe One

This is a self contained one bedroom guest house which includes a double sized bedroom, a living room, fitted kitchen and a shower room.

Annexe Two

A self contained office with a sitting room, a fitted kitchen and a guest cloakroom.

Garden Storage building is also on the grounds close to the property.

The Grounds and The Gardens (Around 3.15 Acres or 1.27 Hectares)

From the ornate tall electric gates, the long drive leads with garden lanterns to guide you elegantly to the circular water fall in front of this fine home, you are surrounded by amazing grounds which include an ornate water fall with a pond and an amazing oriental style building.

The landscaped grounds and lavish lawns have a large variety of mature and well cared for beautiful trees, shrubs, plants and include a unique pergola wrapped with plants.

Around the swimming pool and to the rear of the property there is a large paved patio area with outdoor lighting to enhance the use of the private heated swimming pool and beautiful views of the grounds at any time of the day or night.

To fully appreciate this fine home its beautiful surroundings please call 020 8340 8833 to arrange a viewing.


Dimensions

Reception Lobby:.......................10'.8" x 8'.1" (3.25m x 2.46m)

Library/Study..............................29'.10" x 15'.9" < 18'.8" (9.09m x 4.80m < 5.69m)

Dining Room:.............................32'.0" x 19'.0" > 13'.11" (9.75m x 5.79m > 4.24m)

Reception Hall:...........................41'.8" x 12'.7" (12.70m x 3.84m)

Drawing Room:...........................29'.10" x 24'.7" (9.09m x 7.49m)

Kitchen / Living Area:.................36'.7" x 17'.9" (11.15m x 5.41m)

Breakfast Area:..........................21'.0" x 11'.6" (6.40m x 3.51m)

Storage:.....................................7'.10" x 4'.0" (2.39m x 1.22m)

Utility Room:...............................6'.8" x 6'.6" (2.03m x 1.98m)

Guest Cloakroom:.......................9'.7" x 8'.5" > 4'.5" (2.92m x 2.57m > 1.35m)

Cloak Room:..............................9'.3" x 3'.8" (2.82m x 1.12m)

First Floor Landing:....................25'.10" x 6'.0" (7.87m x 1.83m)

Master Bedroom:.......................21'.0" x 16'.10" (6.40m x 5.13m)

En-Suite Five Piece Suite:.........17'.8" x 7'.10" (5.38m x 2.39m)

Games Room-Bedroom Eight:.....36'.3" x 14'.11" (11.04m x 4.54m)

Bedroom Two:...........................18'.1" x 15'.8" (5.51m x 4.78m)

En-Suite Bathroom:...................13'.7" x 8'.9" > 6'.9" (4.14m x 2.67m > 2.06m)

Bedroom Three:.........................16'.11 x 12'.3" (5.15m x 3.73m)

Bedroom Four:...........................12'.4" x 12'.0" (3.76m x 3.66m)

En-Suite Bathroom:....................8'.8" x 11'.8" > 4'.10" (2.64m x 3.56m > 1.47m)

Ironing Room:............................10'.0" x 7'.3" (3.05m x 2.21m)

Bathroom:..................................10'.8" x 7'.10" (3.25m x 2.39m)

Bedroom Five:...........................14'.4" x 9'.9" (4.37m x 2.97m)

Bedroom Six:.............................12'.11" x 9'.10" (3.94m x 2.99m)

Bedroom Seven:........................12'.4" x 9'.5" 3.76m x 2.87m)

Shower Room:...........................7'.1" x 8'.11" (2.16m x 2.72m)

Guest Cloakroom:......................5'.9" x 3'.8" (1.75m x 1.12m)

Reading Area:............................12'.9" x 5'.4" (3.89m x 1.63m)

Study Area:................................6'.0" x 6'.0" (1.83m x 1.83m)


Attached Garage:........................23'.2" x 18'.3" (7.06m x 5.56m)

Workshop:..................................10'.2" x 10'.0" (3.10m x 3.05m)


Outbuilding: Detached Annexe

Lounge/Dining Room:................18'.4" x 15'.1" (5.59m x 4.60m)

Bedroom:..................................18'.7" x 10'.1" (5.66m x 3.07m)

Shower Room:...........................11'.3" x 3'.7" (3.43m x 1.09m)

Fitted Kitchen:...........................10'.0" x 10'.1" (3.05m x 3.07m)


Outbuilding: Detached Office

Lobby:......................................7'.1" x 5'.5" (2.16m x 1.65m)

Reception Room:......................11'.9" x 9'.6" (3.58m x 2.90m)

Kitchen:...................................7'.2" x 7'.3" (2.18m x 2.21m)

Office:.....................................11'.9" x 9'.6" (3.58m x 2.90m)

Guest Cloakroom:.....................5'.7" x 3'.3" (1.70m x 0.99m)

Swimming Pool Room:..............12'.7" x 8'.4" (3.84m x 2.54m)


Total Square Footage / Metres

Approximately 7334.9 Square Feet (681.4 Square Metres)







Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Theydon Bois (0.6 mi)
  • Epping (1.7 mi)
  • Debden (2.0 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Thoma Bespoke Estate Agency, Chigwell Branch

The Coach House 201 High Road Chigwell Essex IG7 5BJ

020 8340 8833 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Thoma Bespoke Estate Agency, Chigwell Branch

The Coach House 201 High Road Chigwell Essex IG7 5BJ

020 8340 8833 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Theydon Bois (0.6 mi)
  • Epping (1.7 mi)
  • Debden (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Thoma Bespoke Estate Agency, Chigwell Branch

The Coach House 201 High Road Chigwell Essex IG7 5BJ

020 8340 8833 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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