7 bedroom country house for sale

The Street, Sheering, Bishop's Stortford, Herts

Sold STC £1,395,000

Property Description

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Folio: 13393 Crown House is a rambling 7 bedroom village house on a large plot of approximately 1.5 acres with beautiful period features and a great feel. It has 3 luxury designer bath/shower rooms, large south facing garden with paddock area, detached double garage/workshop with further potential (stp) and the whole property provides flexible family accommodation with exposed beams, fireplaces, wooden floors etc. There is a hand-built bespoke kitchen and a large frontage providing plenty of parking, which is maturely screened off. The property also benefits from stunning views over rolling countryside to the rear.

The main benefit of the house is its village centre location and the convenience this offers in relation to access to the surrounding areas. There is easy access to local state and private schooling, the M11 which leads to the M25 into London and also mainline train stations leading to London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. Only by internal viewing will the full charm and character of this beautiful family home be fully appreciated

Property ref: 121_2630_4193248

General 
Canopied entrance with original mouldings and quarry tiled floor, panelled door leading to:

Spacious Open Plan Entrance Hall 
With exposed beams, door to rear, carpeted turned staircase to the first floor with a useful under stairs storage cupboard, opening through to:

Sitting Room 
16' 8" x 15' 8" (5.08m x 4.78m) a bright room with windows to two aspects, segment radiator, wall mounted light points, feature brick fireplace with recessed lighting and oak bressumer.

Living Room 
20' x 16' (6.10m x 4.88m) another beautiful bright room with twin French doors to rear, window to front, wealth of exposed beams, exposed rustic red brick walls, stripped pine flooring, radiator, natural stone carved fireplace with raised slate hearth and open grate, built-in storage.

Inner Hallway 
With a carpeted turned staircase to the first floor, cloaks hanging space, exposed beams, window to side.

Downstairs W.C. 
Comprising a flush w.c., tongue and groove panelled walls, wash hand basin, window to side, quarry tiled flooring.

Kitchen/Family Room 
16' x 14' (4.88m x 4.27m) a bespoke hand-built kitchen with oak and granite work surfaces, two oven black Aga, 1½ bowl sink with drainer and mixer tap, two windows to rear overlooking the garden, stainless steel range gas cooker with stainless steel backer and extractor hood over, recess for American style plumbed-in fridge/freezer, wine rack, integrated dishwasher, exposed timbers, central island unit, double opening doors through to conservatory.

Utility Room 
9' 8" x 7' 8" (2.95m x 2.34m) with a stable door to rear, windows to three aspects, butler sink, built-in units, heated towel rail, wooden flooring.

Conservatory/Morning Room 
22' 6" x 13' (6.86m x 3.96m) (max, narrowing to 8’0) with French doors to rear decked entertaining area, tongue and groove panelled walls, covered radiator, wooden flooring, door with port hole window leading to:

Further Downstairs W.C. 
Comprising a flush w.c., wall mounted wash hand basin, extractor fan, ceramic tiled flooring.

Second Kitchen 
15' x 8' 6" (4.57m x 2.59m) with modern base level units with wooden work surfaces over, inset double circular bowls with mixer tap, Smeg built-in stainless steel oven with gas hob over, fridge/freezer, window to front, recessed lighting, wooden flooring.

Snug/Playroom 
15' 10" x 14' (4.83m x 4.27m) with a window to front, radiator, tongue and groove panelled walls, open grate fireplace, wooden flooring, double opening doors through to conservatory, door to inner hallway, door to:

Second Entrance Porch 
With a window to side, door to front, brick flooring.

Laundry Room 
16' 8" x 8' 10" (5.08m x 2.69m) with windows to two aspects, range of base and eye level units with tiled work surfaces over, inset 1¼ bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, plumbing for washer and dryer, exposed timbers, cupboard housing gas boiler.

First Floor Split Landing 
With a window to rear, fitted carpet, exposed beams, stairs to half landing, range of built-in cupboard space, stairs to second floor, fitted carpet.

Secondary Landing 
With exposed wooden floor boards, window to rear, exposed beams, further window to side, fitted carpet, double opening wooden doors leading to:

Master Bedroom Suite 
16' 6" x 14' 10" (5.03m x 4.52m) with a window to rear providing fine views over the garden, single radiator, recessed lighting, exposed wooden floorboards.

Dressing Room 
9' 6" x 6' 10" (2.90m x 2.08m) with bespoke walk-in closet with sliding mirror fronted doors and shelving.

En-Suite Shower Room 
A modern suite with twin Corian sinks with mixer taps and vanity unit beneath, window to rear overlooking the garden, corner shower cubicle with glazed screen, wall mounted shower and hand-held shower, surface mounted flush w.c. with enclosed cistern, heated towel rail, ceramic tiled flooring.

Bedroom 2 
12' 10" x 11' 8" (3.91m x 3.56m) with windows on two aspects, double radiator, fitted carpet. This bedroom has its own half landing with stairs down to hallway and steps up to first floor landing.

Bedroom 3 
15' x 12' 10" (4.57m x 3.91m) with a window to front, exposed beams, fitted carpet, doors to both landings.

Bedroom 4 
16' 4" x 15' 10" (4.98m x 4.83m) with a windows to rear overlooking the garden, window to front, double radiator, feature painted red brick fireplace with built-in storage, fitted carpet.

Family Bath/Shower Room 
A modern suite comprising a tile enclosed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, designer wash hand basin with separate hot and cold taps, flush w.c., corner shower cubicle with wall mounted shower and hand-held shower, exposed beams, window to rear giving fine views over the garden, heated towel, ceramic tiled flooring.

Separate Bath/Shower Room 
A modern suite comprising a freestanding glazed shower cubicle with wall mounted shower, designer freestanding bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, vanity pine unit with china bowl and monobloc mixer tap, designer heated towel rail, segment radiator, recessed lighting, window to rear, tiled flooring, airing cupboard with storage cupboard adjacent.

Top Floor Bedroom 5 
12' 10" x 11' 10" (3.91m x 3.61m) with an arch topped, church style window to side gable, vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers, painted chimney stack, lots of built-in quirky cupboards, pine door giving access to:

Walk-In Loft Storage Area 
17' 10" x 8' (5.44m x 2.44m) with light laid on.

Second Floor Landing 
With a Velux window to rear, exposed beams, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 6 
17' 10" x 10' 2" (5.44m x 3.10m) with a window to rear overlooking the garden, built-in storage, exposed beams, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 7 
11' x 10' 6" (3.35m x 3.20m) with a window to rear overlooking the garden, built-in storage, segment radiator, fitted carpet.

Outside 

The Rear 
The property enjoys a large plot of approximately 1.1 acres. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with various shrub, herbaceous and flower borders. The garden is fully fenced. The paddock to the rear of the property enjoys some of the best views over rolling countryside and the area. To the rear of the property is a large decked entertaining area.

Pool Area 
Trellised fenced off and gated with a large pool, currently in need of repair. There is a timber outbuilding with filters and gas boiler.

Detached Double Garage/Workshop 
25' x 18' 2" (7.62m x 5.54m) with twin double opening electric wooden doors to front, windows to two aspects, door to side, further up and over door to rear. There is a wooden staircase leading to the first floor mezzanine area with a window to side, power and light laid on.

Agents Note 
This detached garage/workshop would be ideal to convert into an annexe/ancillary accommodation (subject to listed building consent and planning).

The Front 
Crown House enjoys a large frontage with a single driveway providing parking for numerous cars. There is mature hedging to front and the property is accessed via a five bar wooden gate.

Local Authority 
Epping Forest
Band 'G'

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Sawbridgeworth (1.3 mi)
  • Harlow Mill (2.5 mi)
  • Harlow Town (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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The Old Post office, 4 Church Street, Sawbridgeworth, CM21 9AB

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The Old Post office, 4 Church Street, Sawbridgeworth, CM21 9AB

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Nearest stations

  • Sawbridgeworth (1.3 mi)
  • Harlow Mill (2.5 mi)
  • Harlow Town (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wright & Co, Sawbridgeworth

The Old Post office, 4 Church Street, Sawbridgeworth, CM21 9AB

01279 600400 Local call rate

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