9 bedroom detached house for sale

Stowford House & Lodge Cottage Little Oakley

Sold STC £800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Nine bedrooms, two en-suite.
  • Five reception rooms.
  • Gas central heating.
  • stunning sea views.
  • Mature private rear gardens of approx 1 acre.
  • Swimming pool & pool house.
  • Large workshop.
  • Opportunity to put your own stamp on it.
  • Three bed detached cottage with private garden.
  • Chain free.Lots of potential.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

FULL DETAILS: A stunning 9 Bed Georgian house (with later additions) and a separated three bed detached cottage for sale in the village of Little Oakley.

Built around the 1800s this extended property offers spacious living accommodation arranged over two floors. Benefiting from 5 reception rooms, period features, sea views, a swimming pool and gas CH. Stowford House enjoys a beautiful private mature garden of approx.1 acre and is set back well from the road.
Lodge Cottage is separate from the main house and comprises of: a kitchen/diner, a living room, downstairs WC, a snug with three beds and a bathroom upstairs.There is a private fully enclosed rear garden and outbuildings.
Both properties are offered to the market in need of some updating and chain free. Earliest viewing is highly advised.
 

LOCATION Stowford House is situated in the village of Little Oakley. There is a good selection of state and private schools in the area, as well as the Harwich & Dovercourt High School which is just over three miles away, all enjoying good Ofsted ratings.
The town of Dovercourt is close by and offers a wider range of amenities including: leisure facilities, restaurants, cafes, a chemist and a range of independent shops. The mainline train station is just over three miles away from the property with services taking approx. 1hr 27 minutes to London Liverpool Street as well as excellent road links close by via the A12, and A120.
 

PORCH Stained glass windows to the side.
Internal door into the hallway.
 

MAIN HALLWAY Provides access to: living room, dining room, downstairs WC,kitchen/family room,
with stairs to the first floor.
Under stairs cupboard with stairs to the cellar.
 

DRAWING ROOM 20' 0" x 17' 8" (6.1m x 5.4m) Stunning period French doors with fitted shutters, leading into the
garden room with an external door into the garden.
Sash window to the side.
Feature open fire place.
High ceilings.
 

SUN ROOM 12' 1" x 8' 6" (3.7m x 2.6m) In need of some updating.
External door leading out onto the patio.
 

DINING ROOM 17' 0" x 13' 9" (5.2m x 4.2m) Dual aspect sash windows.
Large bright space with high ceilings.
Feature open fire place.
 

CLOAKROOM 6' 6" x 6' 2" (2m x 1.9m) Low level WC.
Corner fitted basin vanity unit.
Large fitted cupboards with hanging space.
 

CELLAR 17' 0" x 13' 9" (5.2m x 4.2m) Stairs from main hallway.
Good head height.
Currently used as a wine cellar and storage 

KITCHEN 13' 1" x 9' 6" (4m x 2.9m) A range of country style fitted cupboards and units.
Large window with views of the rear garden.
Space for fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
Fitted breakfast table .
Aga.
Feature door into the inner hall.
 

BREAKFAST ROOM 18' 0" x 12' 5" (5.5m x 3.8m) Original servant bells.
A range of bespoke period fitted cupboards.
Feature sash window to the front.
Period feature French doors into a porch area
with an external door into the rear garden.
Internal door into the utility room.
 

UTILITY ROOM 7' 10" x 6' 6" (2.4m x 2m) Butler sink.
Window with views of the rear garden.
Large built in larder cupboards with shelving.
Space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
 

INNER HALL Entrance from the kitchen.
Stairs to the first floor.
Provides access to: the living room, the games room
and a further WC.
Boiler cupboard with two large further fitted storage cupboards.
 

LIVING ROOM 23' 3" x 16' 8" (7.1m x 5.1m) Feature fire place
Dual aspect windows.
Fitted dresser & fitted shelving.
 

GAMES ROOM 21' 3" x 20' 11" (6.5m x 6.4m) A stunning addition to the property.
Parquet flooring
A wall of windows with garden views.
French doors into the garden.
High ceiling.
 

CLOAKROOM 7' 6" x 5' 6" (2.3m x 1.7m) Low level WC, Basin fitted vanity unit & fitted cupboards. 

FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION Stairs rise from the entrance hall to a split level stair case.
Window to the side.
Provides access to 4 bedrooms and the study.
 

BEDROOM 1 17' 0" x 13' 9" (5.2m x 4.2m) Large double to the front with sea views.
High ceilings
Dual aspect windows.
 

ENSUITE 13' 1" x 5' 6" (4m x 1.7m) Separate corner shower
His & her fitted basin vanity units.
Window to the side.
Low level WC
Bidet
Bath
 

BEDROOM 2 14' 1" x 10' 9" (4.3m x 3.3m) Situated at the rear overlooking the garden.
Triple fitted wardrobes.
Fitted dressing table with draws.
Feature fire place
Fitted shelves.
 

ENSUITE 8' 2" x 4' 11" (2.5m x 1.5m) Bath
Basin pedestal.
Low level WC
Large window over looking the rear garden.
 

BEDROOM 3 14' 1" x 9' 10" (4.3m x 3m) Dual aspect windows, basin fitted vanity unit.
Feature fireplace.
 

BEDROOM 4 18' 4" x 10' 2" (5.6m x 3.1m) Over looking rear garden.
Feature fire place.
 

STUDY 12' 5" x 8' 6" (3.8m x 2.6m) Window to the front.
Provides access to the other four bedrooms.
 

LANDING Galleried spacious landing ideal for a reading area.
Fitted book shelves.
Window to the front and to the side.
Fitted cupboard.
Accessed either from the study or from the stairs from the inner hallway.
Provides access to five bedrooms and the WC.
 

BEDROOM 5 13' 1" x 10' 2" (4m x 3.1m) Over looking the rear garden.
Airing cupboard.

 

BEDROOM 6 17' 4" x 16' 8" (5.3m x 5.1m) Large bright room situated at the front.
Triple fitted wardrobe
 

BEDROOM 7 16' 8" x 8' 10" (5.1m x 2.7m) Triple fitted wardrobes
Neutral décor.
Window to the side.
 

BEDROOM 8 16' 0" x 10' 2" (4.9m x 3.1m) Situated to the rear with garden views.
 

BEDROOM 9 11' 9" x 10' 2" (3.6m x 3.1m) Dual aspect windows with garden views.
 

CLOAKROOM 7' 10" x 4' 3" (2.4m x 1.3m) Basin fitted vanity unit.
Low level WC
Fitted cupboard.
 

OUTSIDE SPACE Stowford House is set well back from the road and is approached via a large block paved driveway.
There is a selection of mature trees, bushes, plants, a front lawn and pond.
To the rear, Stowford house enjoys a large rear garden arranged into three areas.
There is the formal garden section which is largely laid to lawn with a mixture of mature trees and bushes at its borders, enclosed via fencing. There is a large crazy paved patio area leading out from the house with steps down into the garden, which provides an ideal space for outside entertaining.
The last section of garden is again largely laid to lawn. There is a green house and a very large workshop, enclosed via a mixture of fencing and brick/block wall.

 

LODGE COTTAGE A three bed timber framed late 17th century detached cottage for sale in Little Oakley offered to the market chain free and in need of some updating. Comprising of: Kitchen/diner, a snug, downstairs WC, a living room with three beds upstairs and a family bathroom. There is a fully enclosed private rear garden with an outbuilding currently used as a gym and storage area. There is a separate supply of electricity and gas to the property.
 

KITCHEN/DINER 16' 4" x 13' 1" (5m x 4m) Range of country style units.
Space for; fridge/freezer, washing machine and cooker.
Dual aspect windows.
Open fire place with brick surround.
 

SNUG 7' 6" x 6' 2" (2.3m x 1.9m) Currently used as a play / TV room.
 

LIVING ROOM 17' 0" x 12' 5" (5.2m x 3.8m) Spacious room, with French doors into the garden.
Exposed feature beams.
 

CLOAKROOM 4' 11" x 4' 7" (1.5m x 1.4m) Wall mounted hand basin, low level WC,
Under stairs cupboard.
Window to the side.
 

FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION Stairs rise to a galleried landing with a large window to the side.
 

BEDROOM 1 17' 8" x 12' 5" (5.4m x 3.8m) Dual aspect windows with garden views.
Exposed feature beams
 

BEDROOM 2 12' 5" x 7' 10" (3.8m x 2.4m) Dual aspect windows sea & field views.
 

BEDROOM 3 12' 5" x 8' 6" (3.8m x 2.6m) Window to the front with sea and field views.
 

BATHROOM 8' 6" x 8' 2" (2.6m x 2.5m) Bath, basin fitted vanity unit and low level WC.
Window to the side.
Fitted Airing cupboard with tank.
 

OUTSIDE SPACE Private rear garden fully enclosed largely laid to lawn 

OUTBUILDINGS 11' 5" x 7' 10" (3.5m x 2.4m) Currently separated into a gym area and a storage area.
 


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Nearest stations

  • Harwich International (2.2 mi)
  • Dovercourt (2.6 mi)
  • Wrabness (2.9 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Harwich International (2.2 mi)
  • Dovercourt (2.6 mi)
  • Wrabness (2.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lindsells Country Estate Agents, East Bergholt

Hermitage Cottage Quintons Road, East Bergholt, CO7 6RB

01206 916102 Local call rate

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