4 bedroom detached house for sale

Horseman Side, Brentwood, Essex, CM14

Offers in Region of £1,500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period country house immaculately presented
  • High end bath/ shower rooms
  • Beautiful reception hall
  • Two notable reception rooms with fireplaces
  • Home office/snug
  • Highly appointed kitchen/breakfast & garden room
  • 1645 sq ft outbuilding ? planning for annexe
  • Mature gardens and parkland grounds including lake
  • Double garage and workshop

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An attractive listed country house in gardens and grounds with outbuildings.

Description

Waterhales Farm is listed Grade II of Architectural or Historical Interest and dates from the 16th century with additions in the 17th and 18th centuries.

ACCOMMODATION
The accommodation is beautifully presented throughout and includes many attractive period features together with a highly appointed kitchen and bathroom.

The main entrance opens into an impressive reception hall featuring a red-brick fireplace with wood burner and some exposed wall and ceiling timbers complementing the restored wooden floor. At the front of the house lies the principal living room, a light dual-aspect room with high ceilings featuring some beautiful exposed timbers. The room features an open fireplace with multi-fuel burner. The dining room, which is situated at the rear of the house, overlooks the grounds through deep sash windows with a southerly aspect providing a good deal of natural light. An inner hall houses an impressive staircase and a cosy snug or home office featuring a part-vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers and fitted book shelving. The kitchen has dual-aspect windows and has been comprehensively fitted with a range of Shaker-style units topped with contrasting granite and including an island unit with wine fridge and breakfast bar. The kitchen is open to a garden room with double doors and deep windows overlooking the gardens. Beyond is a fitted utility/boot room with access into the gardens. On the first floor an impressive landing features barley twist balustrade complemented by some exposed wall timbers. An impressive master bedroom includes an en suite fitted dressing room, high ceilings with lovely exposed timbers and dual-aspect windows overlooking the grounds. There are three further double bedrooms, a highly appointed shower room and bathroom.

OUTSIDE
Waterhales Farm is approached over a long drive passing a set of electric gates into a broad parking area beside the house and outbuildings.

OUTBUILDINGS
A single storey range of former stables and garaging with black weatherboard elevations under a pitch and tiled roof, part of which received planning permission in 2017 for the conversion into a two bedroom annexe under planning number 17/0062/FUL and 17/0063/LBC.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The overall sites extends to about 4.6 acres and has been well tended by the current owners, predominately laid to grass with a scattering of mature, both evergreen and deciduous trees. Behind and at the side of the house are substantial terraces for alfresco entertaining and beyond steps lead down to an attractive garden pond. Beyond, within the grounds, is a lake with wrought-iron bridge to an island. At one end of the lake is an attractive waterfall feature. There is a second back entrance behind the grounds which leads to a large open fronted metal framed barn.

Location

Brentwood: 4.1 miles (Liverpool Street from 32 mins, Crossrail from 2019), M25 (Junction 28): 3.6 miles, Romford: 6.5 miles (all distances approximate).

Waterhales Farm is situated at Hroseman Side between Brentwood and Chipping Ongar. There are local shops and schools at the nearby villages of Kelvedon Hatch and Doddinghurst with a more comprehensive range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities at Brentwood, Romford and Chipping Ongar.

Waterhales Farm is situated within an attractive stretch of open countryside yet within a few miles of the M25 and A12.

For the commuter there is a rail service at Shenfield and Brentwood which will have a Crossrail service from 2019, with further rail services at Romford and an underground (Central Line) connection at Epping and Theydon Bois.

Square Footage: 2,665 sq ft
Acreage: 4.6 Acres

Directions

From Wilson’s Corner, Brentwood, proceed on the A128 towards Ongar. Continue for just over 2 miles turning left into Coxtie Green Road. Proceed for approximately 1.6 miles then turn right into Dytchleys Lane. At the T-junction turn right into Tanhouse Lane and continue along this road passing the Alma Arms pub. Continue for a further 0.5 of a mile where the entrance to Waterhales Farm will be found on the right hand side.

Postcode: CM14 5ST

Additional Info

Services: Mains water and electricity, gas central heating. Private drainage.


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Added on Rightmove:
21 September 2018

Nearest stations

  • Harold Wood (3.3 mi)
  • Brentwood (3.7 mi)
  • Gidea Park (4.1 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Harold Wood (3.3 mi)
  • Brentwood (3.7 mi)
  • Gidea Park (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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