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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Parsonage Lane, Barnston, Dunmow, Essex, CM6

Offers in Region of £1,750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Grade II* Listed Former Rectory
  • Accommodation Approaching 5,000 sq ft
  • Master Bedroom Suite
  • Further 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Family Room
  • Double Garage with Annex/Studio Above
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Beautiful Gardens Approaching 4.25 Acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This beautiful family residence, steeped in history is believed to date back to the 17th Century and retains many original features with sashed and shuttered windows, oak paneled entrance hall, exposed beams to walls and ceilings. The property comprises 3 generous reception rooms, kitchen/family room and separate utility room. Master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom and dressing room. A further 4 double bedrooms, 2 having en-suite facilities and a family bathroom. A second floor offers a further 2 double bedrooms and additionally there is a dry cellar offering storage and brick wine bins. The property sits within mature, well-maintained gardens approaching 4.25 acres with heated swimming pool and pool house and a hard-standing tennis court. There is a double garage with studio/annex above, additional store house to the rear and drive in/out driveway to the front of the property, offering parking for numerous vehicles.


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Main Accommodation 
A glass porch leads to a part-glazed front door, opening onto a stunning, oak paneled entrance hallway with ornate carved wooden fire surround, central staircase to the first floor and doors leading off to the generous drawing room with solid oak flooring, curved external wall to the front aspect, shuttered sash windows and fire surround with open fireplace. A further door from the hallway leads to the dining room, another beautiful room with curved external wall, solid wooden flooring, French opening doors and views to the rear garden. The opposite side of the hallway leads to the kitchen/breakfast/family room, which has been fitted with a good range of bespoke Mark Wilkinson kitchen wall and base units, granite worksurfaces, integrated appliances and Aga with the remainder of the kitchen laid out as a breakfast and family area with large redbrick Inglenook fireplace, Parquet flooring and exposed beams to walls and ceiling. A hallway from the kitchen/breakfast family room (truncated)

The Setting 
Barnston is an Essex village which lies approximately 2 miles south-east of the busy town of Great Dunmow which offers a comprehensive range of amenities, with a superstore, shops, public houses, restaurants and schooling for all age groups and is also within easy access to the acclaimed Felsted School. The larger towns of Bishop’s Stortford and Chelmsford are approximately 12 miles away. For commuters by car, there is easy access to the A120, leading to the J8 of the M11 and Stansted’s International Airport is less than 8 miles away.

Outside 
Two sets of electronically operated gates open onto a gravel carriage driveway surrounding an expansive front lawned garden with mature trees and shrubbed borders. There is parking to the front and side of the property for numerous vehicles with a detached double garage with studio and wc above. There is also heated swimming pool with pool house, including changing rooms and shower facilities. The rear gardens are predominantly laid to lawn and well maintained with an array of mature trees and shrubbed areas and flower beds and an ornamental pond. To the rear of the garden is a hard-standing tennis court and beyond a small orchard with apple and pear trees.

Services 
Oil fired central heating, mains drainage, water and electricity connected.

Local Authority 
Uttlesford District Council

Council Tax 
Band H

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 January 2020

Nearest station

  • Stansted Airport (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Fine & Country, Bishop Stortford

27 North Street, Bishop's Stortford, CM23 2LD

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27 North Street, Bishop's Stortford, CM23 2LD

01279 949051 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Stansted Airport (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country, Bishop Stortford

27 North Street, Bishop's Stortford, CM23 2LD

01279 949051 Local call rate

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

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