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4 bedroom link detached house for sale

Horsley Cross -Fenn Wright Signature

Guide Price £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Cottage
  • 3 First Floor Bedrooms
  • En Suite To Master
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Plot around 0.5 Acres
  • Various Outbuildings
  • Oil Fired Heating
  • Working Well In Garden
  • Private Drainage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

General information This Grade II listed period home is believed to date back approximately 300 years in places featuring a heavily beamed sitting room with inglenook fireplace, two further receptions, cloakroom and recently installed kitchen on the ground floor. On the first floor there are three bedrooms with the master having en-suite facilities and balcony offering stunning views over the surrounding farmland. Externally the property sits on over 0.5 Acres (0.633) and benefits from a large external games room, summer house and garage.

The property is entered via a half glazed door with glazed side panel leading to the entrance hall which has tiled flooring and turning staircase to the first floor. The heavily beamed sitting room has a window to the front elevation, inglenook style fireplace with bresumer, wood burner and window to the rear. The study/bedroom 4 is also situated off the hallway with window to the front elevation whilst the dining room is located to the rear with tiled flooring, exposed ceiling beams and double glazed French style doors to the rear garden. An open archway leads through to the kitchen/breakfast room which has a range of wall and base units with roll edge work surfaces, space for electric range style oven with extractor hood over, space for American style fridge/freezer and washing machine, integrated dishwasher, quarter paned windows to three aspects, door to the rear and access to the walk in pantry.

A turning staircase leads from the entrance hall to the galleried landing above which has windows to the front and rear elevations. Bedrooms two and three are both situated to the front of the property with bedroom two having dual aspect windows. The master bedroom is located to the rear, again with dual aspect windows, double glazed French style doors leading to the balcony offering views over open farmland. There are also integrated wardrobes and further door leading to the en-suite shower room which has a corner shower cubicle with water jet system, low level WC, wash hand basin with mixer taps and cupboards under, tiled walls and floor, towel radiator and window to the rear. The spacious family bathroom again has tiled walls, corner spa bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer taps, low level WC, exposed wood flooring and quarter paned window to the rear.  

Entrance hall 10' 9" x 9' 8" (3.28m x 2.95m)  

Sitting room 17' 9" x 14' 6 > 11'9" (5.41m x 4.42m)  

Dining room 14' 6" x 12' 11" (4.42m x 3.94m)  

Study/Bed 4 12' 3" x 8' 2" (3.73m x 2.49m)  

Cloakroom 5' 0" x 3' 6" (1.52m x 1.07m)  

Galleried Landing  

Kitchen/breakfast room 13' 11" x 12' 11" (4.24m x 3.94m)  

Ensuite 6' 7" x 5' 0" (2.01m x 1.52m)  

Bedroom two 12' 7" x 12' 4" (3.84m x 3.76m)  

Bedroom three 12' 4" x 9' 10" (3.76m x 3m)  

Bathroom 9' 11" x 6' 5" (3.02m x 1.96m)  

External Games Room 24' 0" x 17' 5" (7.32m x 5.31m)  

Summer House 11' 8" x 9' 8" (3.56m x 2.95m)  

Workshop 18' 0" x 14' 0" (5.49m x 4.27m)  

Storage Room 13' 0" x 9' 9" (3.96m x 2.97m)  

The outside The cottage sits on a mature plot of over 0.5 Acres (0.633 sts) and is approached via a five bar gate leading to a gravel driveway providing parking for several vehicles and allowing access to the single detached garage. There is also a large timber games room accessed from the driveway which has power and light connected and could potentially be used as annexe or guest accommodation if required subject to the relevant planning consents. The rear garden itself is predominantly laid to lawn with mature borders with summer house which has power and light connected. There are also raised vegetable borders and a brick built secure storage unit housing the oil tank, further storage shed and garage with double doors. The gardens themselves are laid to lawn an are well screened with delightful views over surrounding farmland.  

Where? Horsley Cross is a hamlet that is approximately 3 miles from Manningtree town centre and less than 2 miles distant from Bradfield which has two public houses, churches, primary schooling, village shop and community centre. The property is also within 1/2 a mile of the A120 offering links to the A12 and beyond.  

Important information Council Tax Band - E
Services - We understand that mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is to a private water system.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - not required  


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 November 2019

Nearest stations

  • Mistley (1.9 mi)
  • Manningtree (2.9 mi)
  • Wrabness (4.0 mi)
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2 Station Road, Manningtree, CO11 1AA

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Nearest stations

  • Mistley (1.9 mi)
  • Manningtree (2.9 mi)
  • Wrabness (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Manningtree Residential Sales

2 Station Road, Manningtree, CO11 1AA

01206 916026 Local call rate

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