6 bedroom detached house for sale

Gravel Lane, Chigwell, Essex, IG7

Guide Price £2,650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful countryside views offered from several aspects of the house
  • Seclude setting behind private gates and high hedging
  • Good sized detached two bedroom annex
  • Tennis court
  • Stunning landscaped gardens
  • Close to Chigwell school
  • Large frontage with ample space for numerous vehicles
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Striking Victorian residence set in stunning landscaped grounds and offering a peaceful setting to enjoy life.


Description

Thrift House is a delightful Victorian residence that offers modern contemporary accommodation fused with period aesthetics.

On arrival you are greeted with electric wrought iron gates that lead you on to the generous gravelled driveway and front gardens. At this point you can admire the façade of what is a superb example of Victorian architecture.

Inside the house you will find four spacious and spectacular reception rooms all offering an overwhelming sense of volume thanks to their high ceilings. Turning left from the hallway you enter a delightful dining room with feature fireplace and cornicing creating a magnificent space and a room that will take centre stage for any formal gathering. Turning right from the hallway you enter a fabulous through drawing room with feature fireplace, two bay windows, and French doors which provide plenty of natural light and access to the rear patio.

To the rear of the house is the utility room, study, guest cloakroom and fully fitted kitchen breakfast room which is finished with high gloss Kitchen units, integrated appliances and a feature central Island . Bi – fold doors provide access to the rear patio. A striking and contemporary conservatory accessed from the kitchen breakfast room provides a delightful bright space to relax. There is also integral access to the garage with further storage provided in the cellar.

To the first floor are 4 principal bedrooms including a wonderful master bedroom suite with a walk in wardrobe and en suite shower room to rival any boutique hotel. The spacious and bright bedroom two also benefits from an en suite shower room. There are two further double bedrooms both with built in wardrobes/storage and well appointed family bathroom with separate shower enclosure.

Outside

The house sits in the middle of a good sized plot measuring just short of 1 acre with beautiful manicured and landscaped gardens providing several areas each with their own identity and personality to enjoy. The property also benefits from an outdoor tennis court and heated swimming pool which provides a fantastic USP for those who enjoy pool gatherings and splashing around in the warmer months.

There is a also a detached two bedroom annex with an open plan kitchen living room and shower room. This provides another USP to a potential buyer seeking to permanently accommodate a family member or perhaps just to visiting relatives and guests.

A carriage driveway provides space enough to park numerous cars.

Location

Thrift House occupies a wonderful secluded position in one of Chigwells' premier roads. The house is well placed for local amenities with the nearby towns of Chigwell, Epping, Theydon Bois and Loughton - each with a central line tube station - within a few miles. There are extensive shopping, leisure and transport facilities at these towns and a selection of well regarded state and private schools nearby.

Square Footage: 3,994 sq ft


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 May 2019

Nearest stations

  • Debden (1.4 mi)
  • Grange Hill (1.7 mi)
  • Chigwell (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Savills, Loughton

1a Smarts Lane, Loughton, IG10 4BU

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1a Smarts Lane, Loughton, IG10 4BU

020 8012 3092 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Debden (1.4 mi)
  • Grange Hill (1.7 mi)
  • Chigwell (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Loughton

1a Smarts Lane, Loughton, IG10 4BU

020 8012 3092 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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