5 bedroom manor house for sale

Ongar

Guide Price £1,950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Imposing Grade II Listed Manor House
  • Set in Private Grounds of 0.48 of an Acre
  • Independent Annexe
  • Drawing and Formal Dining Room
  • Kitchen / Breakfast Room
  • Study and Garden Room
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Master Bedroom with En-Suite
  • Useful Cellar
  • Range of Outbuildings, Double Garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

BACKGROUND AND HISTORY

This striking Grade II listed Manor house dating from the C.14 being a former hall house, and has evolved over the centuries, set within its own private grounds just off the High Street and backs onto the mounded moat and grounds of Ongar's 12C Motte and Bailey Castle. A versatile estate with an excellent range of outbuildings, with an independent annexe already having been created. There is further scope with the remaining outbuildings to create a second annexe subject to planning.

The main house offers generous accommodation arranged over two floors, plus a useful cellar. As you enter through the front door, the formal reception rooms are right and left with the stairs sweeping to the first floor. The kitchen / breakfast room is in the 18C cross wing of the house where there is access to the back staircase. Further rooms on the ground floor include a study, utility room and stunning vaulted garden room, with doors leading out to the terrace. On the first floor there are five bedrooms in total, two of which are en-suite.

The formal gardens are lovely and surround the property extending to just under ½ an acre. There is a formal terrace leading from the garden room with a view over the magnificent Cedar of Lebanon taking centre stage to the garden.

SETTING AND LOCATION

The property enjoys a private and secluded location just off Ongar High Street with gardens that are just under ½ an acre. The town of Ongar offers a decent range of daily facilities and amenities all within walking distance from your front door.

For those who need to commute there is a Central Line tube services at Epping (6 miles), M11 Motorway (4.5 miles) and the A414 (under 1 mile). Further afield, Chelmsford City (13 miles) and Stansted Airport (17 miles). The local area is all well served with a selection of golf courses including; Toot Hill, Blakes and North Weald.
 


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 October 2017

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  • Shenfield (6.3 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Shenfield (6.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Zoe Napier Country & Equestrian, Essex & South Suffolk

The Toll House, Fullbridge, Maldon, CM9 4LE

01621 476105 Local call rate

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

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