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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Langham Lane, Langham

Guide Price £2,300,000

Property Description

Key features

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  • Substantial Detached Country Residence
  • Bespoke Swimming Pool Leisure Complex
  • FIVE Bedrooms
  • SEVEN Reception Rooms
  • En-Suite to Master
  • Guest Suite with En-suite
  • Finished to an incredibly High Standard
  • Circa 2.5 Acres (sts), Landscaped Gardens + 1 Acre Paddock
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Full description

Tenure: Freehold

In the highly desirable village of Langham, Wisconsin is situated on a rural plot approaching 2.5 acres (sts), accessible via a private lane.

The grounds include a wonderful array of pathways, archways, waterfalls and rose gardens, plus a paddock approaching 1.3 acres (sts). The residence also features a bespoke indoor swimming pool complex and a hard surface tennis/basketball court.

The property boast over 5,700 sq ft of attention to detail, in a very unique and flexible manner. On the ground floor Wisconsin consists of a Drawing Room, Dining Room, Games Room, Cinema Room, Library, Study, Double utility, Conservatory, Orangery, beautifully fitted Kitchen Breakfast room and a Breathtaking Indoor swimming pool complex, featuring Steam room, sauna and jacuzzi.

To the first floor you have four principal bedrooms one with en-suite and all with views over the gardens, separate family bathroom and a separate guest suite also with en-suite facilities and views over the pool complex. 

Wisconsin offers a truly rare opportunity to combine extensive, flexible accommodation mixed with high quality leisure facilities both inside and out, nestled in a rural location, serviced via great A road connections, schools and Shopping facilities. If ever there is a residence that requires an internal inspection to understand the quality and variety of accommodation, then Wisconsin is the property.

On entering the Reception Hall, You are greeted with a bespoke Oak staircase leading up to the gallery landing on the first floor. The reception hall has large under stairs storage and flagstone flooring, white wall panelling plus feature lighting, which is common throughout the property. The spacious hallway leads off to various rooms, one being the all important ground floor cloakroom.

The comfortable study as you would expect, has a bespoke suite of furniture in oak with window overlooking the old orchard.  The cinema room is accessed via the inner library and once in the cinema room you experience the vaulted period effect oak beamed ceiling. There is also a handsome open fireplace with bressumer beam and stone hearth. Naturally the cinema room is equipped with a Bang & Olufsen television screen multi room system and French doors open onto the old Orchard to the side.

Beside the kitchen breakfast room is a 22' Double utility room, which is fitted with base and wall units and granite work surfaces.

The bespoke fitted solid wood kitchen breakfast room has an array of appliances including, Gaggenau oven and microwave oven, four zone hob with griddle, chip fryer and steamer, with it¿s own central extractor unit and a work surface extractor. Neff dishwasher and Miele fridge freezer. The work surfaces are granite complemented by Chinese slate flooring. The kitchen, a bright room that is illuminated by windows and a delightful arch leading to the Orangery.

The Orangery itself has bi-fold doors leading out onto the garden, plus the benefit of under floor heating and a feature illuminated bespoke leaded window. 

The Drawing & Dining room are separated by a fine double sided feature brick open fireplace. One side with a bressumer beam the other, sandstone mantel. The dining room has french doors leading through to the games room. The dining room has a wonderful feel and has two walk ways leading through to the drawing room.

An elegant window seat, flagstone flooring, mosaic border with a luxurious inlaid carpet are just some of the features in the drawing room. A stunning room to withdraw into which also benefits from views over the landscaped gardens. It also has a part vaulted ceiling inlaid with oak. 

The games room is accessed via both the reception hallway and the more formal french doors from the dining room. The games room flows into the conservatory which has under floor heating enabling you to view across the gardens in comfort in the colder days, and of course no conservatory would be complete without french doors leading onto the garden itself.

To the first floor, the central galleried landing leads off to all bedrooms. The landing itself is also part vaulted adding to the already dramatic feeling of space. 

The comfortable master suite has french doors to a Juliet balcony, affording views of the surrounding countryside, plus fitted furniture. A door leads to the "jack & Jill" en-suite which comprises a Matki walk in drencher shower, Roca oval wash hand basin with feature period taps, set into marble surface.

A door then leads you into bedroom four, which is currently being used as a dressing room for the master bedroom, having been fitted with an extensive range of furniture.

Bedroom two and three, both comfortable double rooms have dual aspect. Bedroom two enjoying extensive landscaped garden views.

Also on the first floor is a luxury fitted family four piece bathroom, comprising double ended bath with retractable hand shower and wall mounted filler. A shower cubicle and wash hand basin and low level w/c.

Back on the ground floor and situated just off the drawing room is the refreshments foyer which connects the main house to the leisure complex. The foyer features marble work surface and a Liebherr Vinidor wine storage cabinet, flagstone flooring, and ground lighting. You then enter a lobby and notice the controls for the complex, they include, room air temp, pool temp, spa temp, waterfall start, humidity and an array of lighting.

Before heading into the complex you have a shower room which is laid to flagstone flooring, the suite comprises wash hand basin, low level w/c, under floor heating plus silavent wall mounted hair dryer and shaver adapter. There is also a changing room, which again has flagstone flooring and under floor heating as indeed, the whole ground floor of the leisure complex. Just off the lobby is a staircase rising to the guest suite bedroom. The guest suite has part vaulted ceiling plus full length windows overlooking the pool complex. The guest bedroom also has three piece shower en-suite facilities.

As you leave the foyer and enter the leisure complex the whole theme of the property changes.

The swimming pool complex measures 55ft in length by 33ft at its widest point and at its heart is the 40ft by 16ft heated swimming pool with integrated jacuzzi and waterfall. Incorporated within is a pre swim shower, a nordic steam room and a nordic sauna. The limestone under floor heated complex features a vaulted ceiling adding the grandeur. The lounge area also features Bang & Olufsen TV and Speaker System plus bi fold doors enabling the entertainment to spread out onto the landscaped terrace. The hopper design pool is 11ft deep and has underwater lighting and a electric retractable cover.

The grounds that accompany this beautiful home do not disappoint. As you stroll through the mature landscaped gardens, past flower beds, apple trees, grape vines and shrubs, you venture into various pockets in which to lose yourself...the orchard...the three tier grecian water feature¿the two tier Italian pond with waterfall¿the trail leading through to the bridge crossing the stream which in turn runs to the second pond, larger than the first, adjacent to the decked outside dining area and the pegola to mention a few. A charming wood cabin can also be found currently used as a pottery studio with light, power and
running water, offering a variety of uses, an office perhaps or maybe summer house material!

The hard tennis court is fully enclosed with fencing and a seating viewing area can be found to one side. Full size permanent basketball hoops can be found at either end.

The paddock is located to the most westerly point of this substantial property and fully enclosed by hedging and part fencing. Access would be possible direct from the road, subject to the relevant planning permissions, and would be ideal for equestrian usage or conversion to a helipad. A large vegetable patch is also located here.

Approaching the property via the private road, parking for multiple vehicles can not only be found through the electric gates where the double garage is located, but also in the overflow carpark. The driveway is laid to pea-shingle with further lawn areas, mature shrubs, trees and box hedging providing further privacy.

Measurements

Reception Hall  22'0" x 16'0" (6.70m x 4.87m) Max Measurement
Study 13'1" x 9'8" (3.99m x 2.98m)
Cloakroom
Inner Library 9'11" x 6'3" (2.77m x 1.92m)
Cinema Room 17'1" x 14'9" (5.21m x 4.54m)
Double Utility 21'10" x 8'10" (6.43m x 2.46m) Max Measurement
Kitchen Breakfast Room 20'3" x 12'1" (6.18m x 3.68m)
Dining Room 14'9" x 14'9" (4.54m x 4.54m)
Drawing Room 26'0" x 16'9" (7.92m x 5.15m)
Games Room 13'6" x 12'6" (4.14m x 3.84m)
Conservatory 13'0" x 11'6" (3.96m x 3.53)
Orangery 11'9" x 10'3" (3.62m x 3.13m)
Refreshment Foyer 14'4" x 6'5" (4.38m x 1.98m)
Leisure Complex 55'1" x 33'2" (16.79m x 10.11m) Max Measurement
Shower Room 6'3" x 6'1" (1.92m x 1.85m)
Dressing Room 6'9" x 6'0" (2.10m x 1.82m)
Bedroom One 19'8" x 12'5" (6.03m x 3.81m)
En-Suite 9'9" x 7'0" (3.01m x 2.13m)
Bedroom Five 14'8" x 9'10" (4.51m x 2.77m) Max Measurement
Bedroom Two 17'2" x 10'8" (5.24m x 3.29m)
Bedroom Three 13'7" x 12'5" (4.17m x 3.81m)
Family Bathroom 11'4" x 6'8" (3.47m x 2.07m)
Guest Bedroom Suite 20'4" x 14'2" (6.21m x 4.32m)
En-Suite 7'8" x 6'0" (2.37m x 1.85m)
Pottery Studio 17'1" x 11'10" (5.21m x 3.61m)

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Colchester (2.9 mi)
  • Hythe (3.7 mi)
  • Colchester Town (3.7 mi)
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10 Langham Barns Langham Lane, Langham, CO4 5ZS

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01206 916161 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Colchester (2.9 mi)
  • Hythe (3.7 mi)
  • Colchester Town (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mark Anthony Estate Agents, Colchester

10 Langham Barns Langham Lane, Langham, CO4 5ZS

01206 916161 Local call rate

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