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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Magdalen Laver, Ongar, Essex, CM5

£1,350,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Enjoying an idyllic location surrounded by picturesque countryside, a detached period country home which has been sympathetically extended and set within some five acres of grounds including guest lodge, leisure complex and tennis court.


Overview & Location 
A delightful country house nestled in a stunning position surrounded by picturesque Essex countryside and farmland. The property has been sympathetically extended over the years to create spacious accommodation combined with a contemporary style interior throughout. Enjoying a rural position combined with convenient access to neighbouring towns including Ongar and Epping which has the underground which provides links into central London being some 7.8 miles away. Set on established grounds extending to some five acres with a selection of outbuildings including guest lodge, leisure complex and tennis court. In addition the property may suit clients with equestrian interests due to the size of the plot and the advantage of an existing stable block.

Reception Hall 
20.9ft x 8.8ft
Oak framed double glazed windows and doors leading to terrace and formal gardens beyond. Radiator with ornate cover. Flagstone floor. Open plan to inner hallway.

Main Accommodation 
Entrance via solid oak door and frame, double glazed window surround door leading to reception hall.

Inner Hallway 
Feature exposed timbers and brickwork. Widow to side elevation. Radiator. Tiled floor.

Sitting Room 
21.0ft x 13.6ft
Exposed timbers. Windows to front elevation. Impressive Inglenook feature fireplace. Under stairs storage cupboard. Oak floor. Door providing access to staircase ascending to first floor.

Principal Bedroom Suite 
13.6ft x 13.2ft
Exposed timbers. Window to front elevation. Exposed brick fireplace. Two radiators. Door to dressing room.

Dressing Room 
Exposed timbers. Window to front elevation. Range off fitted bedroom furniture. Radiator. Door to ensuite bathroom.

Ensuite Bathroom 
Exposed timbers. Window to side elevation. Suite comprises of tiled bath with wall mounted shower , vanity wash hand basin and low level wc. Wall mounted heated towel rail.

Bathroom 
Exposed timbers. Vaulted ceiling. Window to front elevation. Suite comprises of panelled bath, vanity wash hand basin with cupboards below and low level wc. Radiator.

Exterior 
A feature of this fine country home are the delightful grounds extending to some five acres. There are well tendered formal gardens with expanse of lawns, mature planting, terraces and brook with ornate bridge over. In addition there is a triple stable block and hard tennis court ideal for sports enthusiasts. To the front of the property there is a large shingled driveway providing ample parking and two bay carport with adjoining outbuildings as follows.

Music Room 
21.4ft x 13.6ft
Exposed timbers and expose brickwork. Vaulted ceiling. Window overlooking terrace and formal garden. Staircase ascending to leisure/hobbies room.

Hobbies/Leisure Room 
13.7ft x 12.11ft
Exposed timbers. Vaulted ceiling.

Guest Lodge 
This excellent space has potential for various uses including guest lodge/annexe. Accommodation comprising of:

Store Room 
9.0ft x 5.0ft
Double glazed window.

Shower Room 
Double glazed translucent window. Part tiled walls. Suite comprises of independent shower cubicle with shower screen. Radiator.

Cloakroom 
Double glazed translucent window. Suite comprises of pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Radiator.

Lounge 
28.0ft x 19.0ft
Double glazed windows and doors to terrace. Recess ceiling lights. Three radiators. Karndean floor. Open plan to kitchen.

Kitchen 
10.2ft x 6.0ft
Double glazed window with attractive view over tennis court. Fitted with a range of units with contrasting work surfaces. Inset sink unit. Integrated appliances include hob with extractor hood above, oven, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Radiator. Karndean floor.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
26.0ft x 11.8ft
Exposed timbers. Dual aspect windows and doors to terrace and garden beyond. Fitted with a range of contemporary style units comprising of central island with contrasting granite work surfaces and inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Integrated appliances include induction hob, double oven, dishwasher and larder fridge. Provision for Aga. Walk in Pantry. Karndean floor.

First Floor 

First Floor Landing 
Exposed timbers. Doors to following accommodation.

Bedroom Two 
14.2ft x 11.2ft
Exposed timbers. Window to front elevation. Exposed brick feature fireplace. Radiator.

Study Area 
Fitted with a range of IT and study furniture.

Bedroom Three 
10.0ft x 8.3ft
Maximum measurements. Exposed timbers. Window to side elevation. Range of fitted bedroom furniture. Radiator. Steps up to bedroom five/sitting room.

Bedroom Five/Sitting Room 
16.1ft x 6.8ft
Windows to front elevation. Exposed brick feature fireplace. Range of built in bedroom furniture. Two radiators.

Laundry Room 
9.3ft x 4.1ft
Window and stable door to exterior. Inset sink unit with units below. Oil fired central heating boiler. Radiator.

Lounge/Dining Room 
36.2ft x 12.2ft
A delightful room ideal for the summer months. Feature Vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers. Oak framed window and doors to terrace and formal garden beyond. Three radiators. Oak floor.

Computer/IT Room 
window to front elevation. Oak floor.

Bedroom Four 
10.2ft x 8.1ft
Exposed timbers. Vaulted ceiling and window. Built in cupboards. Back staircase descending to ground floor.

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21 October 2016

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