4 bedroom detached house for sale

Felsted, CM6

Under Offer £1,450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed
  • Exposed timbers
  • Close to village amenities and schools
  • Large Plot of approx 6 acres
  • Quiet location
  • Outbuildings and Garaging
  • Gym with Sauna and Jacuzzi Rooms
  • Stunning Views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

North End is a hamlet on the western fringe of Felsted. It's elevated position commands stunning views of the open countryside between Felsted, Dunmow and Chelmsford, where local amenities cater for all your daily needs. Excellent schools in the area includes Felsted Public school. The M11 is a few minutes by car and the main line rail link runs from Chelmsford, Bishops Stortford or Stansted into London Liverpool Street, again just a short distance by car. Stansted airport is approximately 6 miles to the west.

North End Farm Cottage was built in the late 15th/early 16th centuries and has been sympathetically restored over the past 20 years by its present owner using authentic and reclaimed materials. Its features include fabulous old ledge and brace wooden doors with hand carvings, cast iron wood burning stoves and radiators, flagstones and dairy tiles from Somerset, exposed timbers and brickwork. The quirky 2,550 sq ft accommodation with its nooks and crannies is an absolute delight and with approximate room sizes briefly comprises a solid oak door leading into a hallway that has open access to the kitchen/breakfast room, a utility area and a door to the main reception room.

UTILITY AREA 11'4 x 9'3 (3.45m x 2.82m)
A useful area off the kitchen and hallway having quarry tiled flooring, solid granite worktop with butler sink, door to front elevation, beautiful built in handmade oak cupboards, inset ceiling spotlights, feature brickwork, open access to the kitchen.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 21'7 x 14'5 (6.58m x 3.45m)
A lovely large kitchen/breakfast room having a fully fitted bespoke kitchen comprising granite and solid wood worktops, butler sink, range of handmade oak cupboards and drawers, 4-ring Aga set in an original brick built inglenook fireplace with tiled surround, continuation of the quarry tiled flooring, island unit with butcher's block top and a range of drawers and cupboards under, a set of French doors to the rear elevation, triple aspect windows affording plenty of light, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, exposed brickwork and ceiling timbers to include an original carved overhead beam.

LOUNGE 16'5 x 15'3 (5.00m x 4.65m)
An atmospheric room having original flagstone flooring, feature fireplace with ceramic wood burning stove, brick hearth and surround and wooden mantel, an abundance of exposed timbers, wall mounted light fittings, door to the dining room and open studwork to the second reception room, dual aspect windows and patio doors to the side again, affording plenty light, exposed brickwork, radiators and power points.

SECOND RECEPTION ROOM 17'5 x 14'5 (5.31m x 3.39m)
The second sitting room is charming and has a set of French doors to the side elevation, a cast iron wood burner, exposed timbers and brickwork, wall mounted light fittings, radiator and power points, continuation of the flagstone flooring that continues further into a delightful orangery/garden room at the rear.

ORANGERY/GARDEN ROOM 8'8 x 4'8 (2.64m x 1.42m)
Such a delightful little hideaway, a quiet area perfect to relax and read or watch the wildlife; made of brick with glazed walls, exposed timbers and brickwork and door to the rear entrance hall.

REAR ENTRANCE HALL/STUDY 14'2 x 10'4 (4.32m x 3.15m)
A useful area currently used as a study with dual aspect windows and a door to the side elevation, radiator, quarry tiled flooring, power points, cast iron log burner set in a brick fireplace, ceiling light fitting, turning staircase to one of the bedrooms.

DINING ROOM 16'5 x 14'2 (5.00m x 3.15m)
This beautiful dining room has the original flagstone flooring, numerous exposed timbers and brickwork, radiator, dual aspect windows affording plenty of light, staircase to the first floor with storage cupboard under, storage cupboard housing the water cylinder, ceiling chandelier light fitting, door to a lobby area where there are doors to the outside, a bedroom and a cloakroom.

CLOAKROOM
A fully tiled wet room having a Victoriana style suite comprising a wall mounted shower with exposed pipe work, wall mounted wash hand basin, a feature Sanitan high level WC, ceiling light fitting and a window to the front elevation.

OFFICE/BEDROOM (4) 12'6 x 7'7 (3.81m x 2.31m)
A charming double bedroom with a large window to the rear elevation, exposed timbers and brickwork, radiator, power points and a ceiling light fitting.

The turning staircase rising from the dining room leads into the master bedroom.

MASTER BEDROOM 27'7 x 14'3 (8.41m x 4.34m)
A very grand master bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers, triple aspect windows, original wide timber floorboards, radiators, power points, spotlights and ceiling light fittings, a doorway leads to another bedroom although this is currently used as a dressing room.

BEDROOM (2)/DRESSING ROOM 16'6 x 15'4 (5.03m x 4.67m)
This fabulous double bedroom again with a vaulted ceiling, can be accessed via either the master bedroom or via the stairs from the study area, exposed timbers, windows to the side elevation, wide timber floorboards, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights and wall mounted spotlights, radiator, open access to a fantastic en suite bathroom.

EN SUITE BATHROOM
A Victoriana style suite comprising a freestanding claw footed cast iron bath, wash hand basin on a cast iron pedestal, high level WC, windows to the side elevation, ceiling spotlight track, heated towel ladder, radiator.

The rear turning staircase from the study area rises to a further bedroom via its en suite bathroom.

EN SUITE BATHROOM
A Victoriana style suite comprising freestanding claw footed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, wash hand basin mounted on a cast iron pedestal, high level WC, window to the rear elevation, exposed timbers, radiator, inset ceiling spotlights, cast iron fireplace (not in use), large mezzanine storage area and a door to the bedroom.


BEDROOM (3) 14'6 x 11'5 (4.42m x 3.48m)
Another delightful double bedroom having a fabulous vaulted ceiling, window to the side elevation, exposed timbers, exposed floor boards, cast iron fireplace (not in use), inset ceiling and track spotlights.

OUTSIDE
Large timber entrance gates give access to a large cobbled driveway with parking for numerous cars, an outbuilding that has been converted to a gym.

GYM
A solid timber door gives access to a lovely large vaulted room with mezzanine floor, door to the rear and further door to the sauna and Jacuzzi room, radiators, light and power.

Agents Note: This would make a fabulous annexe/studio or separate living space.

The property benefits from a large amount of outbuildings that include a triple bay cartlodge, four garages all having light and power connected, two with timber doors and two with roller shutters, a workshop area, an area with hot tub and a large barn that has a separate access. The grounds are fabulous and extend to approximately 6 acres (sts) and are completely secluded with fantastic views over the open countryside, with numerous specimen trees, a large pond, an abundance of shrub and flower beds and borders and the layout of the grounds affords ample space and grazing for stabling and horses.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 September 2019

Nearest station

  • Braintree (6.5 mi)
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The Village Braintree Road, Felsted, Dunmow, CM6 3DX

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Andersons of Felsted Limited, Felsted

The Village Braintree Road, Felsted, Dunmow, CM6 3DX

01371 507100 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Braintree (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andersons of Felsted Limited, Felsted

The Village Braintree Road, Felsted, Dunmow, CM6 3DX

01371 507100 Local call rate

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