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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Elsenham Road, Stansted, CM24

Offers in Excess of £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Unique Detached Family Home
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Conservatory
  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Driveway Parking For Numerous Vehicles
  • Plot In Excess Of An Acre
  • Patio & Covered Entertaining Terrace
  • EPC Rating E

Full description

A beautifully presented and unique 4 bedroom detached family home with high ceilings and fine features, set in stunning gardens in excess of an acre, with the option to purchase an additional 15 acres under separate negotiation. The property offers versatile living accommodation comprising 4 reception rooms, refurbished kitchen/breakfast room and conservatory with views over the gardens. A master bedroom with en-suite shower room and a further 3 double bedrooms and family bathroom. The extensive private rear gardens enjoy a lovely covered terrace with patio area, offering beautiful views over rolling countryside. EPC Rating E

The Setting

The Gunyah is located just on the outskirts of the Village of Stansted, occupying a private plot in excess of an acre, with mature gardens to the rear and driveway parking for numerous vehicles to the front of the property. The property is within walking distance to all the villages amenities, which include a range of shops, restaurants/bistros and public houses and schools for all ages. It is also within walking distance to the mainline railway station which gives access to London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. For road users, Junction 8 of the M11 is approximately 5 miles away, also giving access to London, Cambridge and the North. Stansted s International Airport is approximately 7 miles away.

The Accommodation

A covered porch way leads to a part-glazed wooden front door, opening onto a grand wooden panelled hallway, with tiled flooring and turned staircase rising to the first floor. Doors lead off to the main reception room, with a dual aspect, high ceilings and redbrick fire place with wood burning stove. French doors lead out to the covered terrace/entertaining area and rear garden. Further doors from the hallway lead off to a shower room, TV/family room, with redbrick fire place with wood burning stove and windows to the front and side of the property. There is a further reception room offering spacious office/study space, a guest bedroom and dining room with access through to the conservatory. The kitchen/breakfast room is well-appointed with tiled flooring, a good range of wall, base and storage units with granite work surfaces and Aga; and an external stable door leads out to a further patio/entertaining area. From the dining room, access to the conservatory gives a beautiful outlook over the extensive rear gardens, with 2 sets of French doors leading to the covered terrace and garden.

Stairs rise to the first floor onto a generous galleried landing with an abundance of storage cupboards, and excellent utility space housing washing machine, tumble dryer and water softener which is adjacent to a large airing cupboard. Doors lead from the galleried landing on one side to the master bedroom, with built in wardrobe and en-suite shower room. A further 2 double bedrooms and family bathroom complete this floor.


A gravel driveway leads to the property with a detached double garage with electric door. There is side access to the rear garden which is split in two, the top garden having an attractive pond area with the remainder being predominantly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs extending onto a productive orchard in the lower garden which boasts a selection fruit and walnut trees all in excess of an acre plot. There is also a large outbuilding and greenhouse. A special feature to the rear of the property is the covered terrace/entertaining area directly outside the main reception room and a further attractive patio accessed from the kitchen offers additional entertaining /BBQ area, attached to the garage is a further outbuilding which could be used as an office/utility/wine store.


Private drainage, oil fired central heating, water and electricity are connected.

Local Authority

Uttlesford District Council


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 October 2016


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