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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Howe Lane, Great Sampford, Saffron Walden

Offers Over £865,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character features
  • Flexible ground floor living accommodation
  • Equestrian facilities

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A characterful property sitting in a plot of 4.6 acres, located in a rural setting within easy reach of local amenities.

The original part of the house dates back to 16th Century and is situated on a quiet lane within this popular village location. The current owners have taken great care to update and modernise the property, whilst ensuring the character is retained throughout. Bespoke solid Oak doors, exposed wall and ceiling timbers and slate flooring are just some of the feature on offer.

The bright and welcoming entrance hall leads into an inner hall/study and is connected to the L-shaped kitchen/breakfast room which benefits from under-floor heating and, double glazed windows to the side and rear. It is fitted with a range of shaker style units with stainless steel drawers, open shelving and complemented with solid wooden work surfaces. Oak bi-folding doors lead to the rear garden and another set of folding doors to a good size family room with a window to the front Adjacent to the kitchen is a large utility room with access to the rear garden and the downstairs cloakroom.

The sitting room and dining room is accessed from the kitchen area and has lovely features to include a wonderful Inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel wood burning stove and there is a large window overlooking the rear gardens, with views of the paddocks, stables and far reaching views of open countryside beyond.

The first floor is accessed from the inner hall with a wooden staircase leading to a split-level landing comprising of 4 bedrooms and a well fitted family bathroom. The master bedroom is of exceptional proportions with a vaulted ceiling, built-in storage and benefits from an en suite wet room. The other bedrooms are equally charming with a cast iron fireplace in bedroom 2, exposed wall and ceiling timbers and separate dressing room areas.

Externally, to the front of the property is a gravelled driveway offering ample parking and a single garage. There are lovely views of open countryside and mature trees to the front. A side gate allows access to the rear garden which is predominately laid to lawn with a paved patio and a generous decking area. The garden and equestrian facilities are surrounded with electric post-and-rail fencing. The equestrian facilities include a flood-lit ménage (in need of re-surfacing) measuring 40m x 20m with its own access from the main road.and leads to a yard and a hey store(14' 7" x 10'). The total size of the stables block measures, store room 1 (10' x 4' 3") tack room (10' x 10'), feed store 2 (10' x 9' 5") and the stables: S1 (16' x 11' 5"), S2 (13' 9" x 11' 4"), S3 (15' 10" x 11' 4"), S4 (16' x 11' 2").

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 November 2016


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