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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Bury Road, Pleshey, Essex

Guide Price £1,650,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Modern well appointed modern Country House standing behind a hedged and gated entrance on the outskirts of this charming and popular village. The accommodation comprises: 2 Receptions. Orangery. Kitchen/Breakfast room. Utility. 6 Bedrooms. 5 Bathrooms. 2 Shower Rooms. Garaging. Annexe. Garden & Paddock. About 3.4 acres. EPC-D


Little Bury Farm house stands down a drive behind a hedged and gated entrance to the road and is situated some half a mile to the west of the attractive and popular village of Pleshey, which in turn is some 8 miles to the north-west of the City of Chelmsford. In the village is the Church, Public House, Tennis Club, and old Castle mound. Nearby Chelmsford and Great Dunmow provide comprehensive shopping facilities.

The nearby village of Great Waltham has a village shop, Post Office and Primary School. There is a further Primary School in Ford End. Other popular local schools include Felsted and New Hall, some 5.5 miles and 8,5 miles respectively to the east, Bishop’s Stortford College, 13 miles to the north-west, and Helena Romanes School in Great Dunmow, about 8 miles. The house lies within the curtilage of the Grammar Schools in Chelmsford, KEGS and CCHS.

The surrounding countryside is agricultural and rural in nature, a mixture of fields and woods, serviced by a network of footpaths, including the Essex Way, and bridleways.

Stansted Airport, with its increasing range of national and international destinations, lies some 13 miles to the north-west and is within easy reach. The house is well placed for the commuter, being some 8 miles from Chelmsford railway station or if commuting by car, joining the M11 at Stansted or Harlow, which gives direct access into Canary Wharf and the City.

The Property:

Little Bury Farm house was completely renovated 8 years ago replacing an older, smaller farmhouse, with all the conveniences of 21st century living, The property presents attractive rendered elevations beneath a steeply pitched tiled roof with inset dormer windows. The opportunity was taken to install under-floor heating, lighting and sound systems throughout. A mix of travertine and oak flooring is fitted on the ground floor. The rooms are of good dimensions and proportion, providing comfortable living space of nearly 3500 sq ft within the main house. There is an alarm system fitted throughout the house, garage and annexe.

The accommodation is arranged on three floors, of note being the orangery which has folding glazed doors to three sides and opens onto the terrace.. The beautiful handmade kitchen, the units being in Walnut. is fitted with Miele appliances and Maytag fridge /freezer. The Bathrooms are fitted with Villeroy & Bosch sanitary ware. The top floor comprises a bedroom, with sitting room. and en-suite bathroom

Outside, the secure grounds have electronic gates and include an extensive terrace, fenced pond and vegetable garden. Formal lawns give way to paddocks beyond with post and rail fences. Electricity and water have been laid to allow for a swimming pool, and a barn/garage (subject to planning). Within the grounds is a detached annexe and Oak framed detached garage and open cart lodge.

About 3.4 acres.

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Added on Rightmove:
01 November 2016


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