- Outstanding Barn Conversion
- Highly Regarded Location
- Private Drive
- 4.5 Acres
- Planning Permission for Independent Dwelling
- Excellent Outbuildings
Full property description
Folio: 14407 A rare opportunity to acquire this wonderful barn conversion which has been fitted to a truly high standard with spacious accommodation and a wonderful balance of period and contemporary finishes. Situated in the highly regarded Bacon End and approached by a half mile private drive. Just a short drive to Great Dunmow with shops for all your day-to-day needs, restaurants, public houses, JMI and senior schooling. Independent schooling can be found at Felsted, which is approximately a 10 minute drive. There is easy access to the M11 via the A120 bypass and mainline train stations can be found at both Bishop’s Stortford and Sawbridgeworth.
The property was converted by the current owners and the attention to detail is second to none. A magnificent open plan living space and dining room, bespoke French style kitchen/breakfast room, utility and boot room, two spacious ground floor bedroom suites with three further bedrooms to the first floor, three of the bedrooms have high quality en-suite bath/shower rooms, luxurious family bathroom and beautiful views, handmade oak double glazed windows, under floor heating, excellent outbuildings with garaging, workshop and stores, 2,000 sq ft workshop with detailed planning for conversion to an independent dwelling, wonderful views.
With a raised stone step and oak work to:
With natural stone floor, through to:
Spacious Living/Dining Room
34ft 9ft x 19ft 8ft (10.59m x 5.99m) a magnificent vaulted space divided centrally by a large red brick and rendered fireplace with a dual sided log burning stove on raised heavy slabs, oak staircase rising to the first floor glazed gallery, natural stone floor to the dining area, fitted carpet to the separated living area, large glazed window providing views to side garden, vaulted ceiling, bespoke entertainment cabinets.
Recessed Dining Area
11ft 6ft x 11ft (3.51m x 3.35m) with bi-folding doors to rear patio, natural stone flooring, open through to:
French Farmhouse Style Kitchen
20ft 4ft x 14ft 2ft (6.20m x 4.32m) (max) an attractive antique painted kitchen comprises a two oven oil fired Aga in cream with adjacent two oven Companion, range of base and eye level units with a deep granite worktop with matching upstands, large oak pantry units with insert Oak panels, Liebherr fridge and freezer with wine cooler, large central island with a deep granite worktop and a range of cupboards, twin bowl china Belfast sink with mixer tap above, double doors to patio.
Utility & Boot Room
With quality oak base and eye level units with deep granite worktops and upstand, large china Belfast sink with cupboard under, concealed positons for both washing machine and tumble dryer, large airing cupboard housing a pressurised cylinder and oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and under floor heating.
With a concealed button flush w.c., wash hand basin insert to a small cupboard unit, half tiled walls, access to small loft space.
Ground Floor Bedroom Suite
25ft 4ft x 10ft 8ft (7.72m x 3.25m) with a double opening window to rear, fitted carpet.
With a range of built-in wardrobe cupboards and drawers, window to front, fitted carpet.
En-Suite Shower Room (1)
A high quality walk-in wet room comprising a shower, pebbled flooring, natural stone tiling, concealed w.c., stone wash hand basin complementing the tiling on a timber constructed rustic stand with a pebble splashback.
Ground Floor Bedroom Suite 2
19ft 8ft (max) x 10ft 5ft (5.99m x 3.18m) with a window to rear, fitted open fronted wardrobes, fitted carpet.
En-Suite Shower Room (2)
Comprising a fully tiled shower cubicle, wall mounted wash hand basin with a monobloc tap and pop-up waste, concealed button flush w.c., fully tiled walls and flooring.
First Floor Galleried Landing
With a heavy oak banister and glass work, fitted carpet.
With deep eaves storage cupboards, access to master bedroom, bedroom 4 & 5.
Master Bedroom Suite
19ft x 16ft 8ft (5.79m x 5.08m) with a double opening window to front, range of bespoke fitted wardrobe cupboards incorporating drawers, vaulted ceiling, deep eaves storage cupboard, fitted carpet.
En-Suite Shower Room (Master)
Comprising a large walk-in shower with a fixed head and removable spring, feature wash hand basin sitting on a tile topped unit with cupboard under, mixer tap above and pop-up waste, corner fitted bath with off-set digital Aqualisa controls for shower, half tiled walls, natural stone tiled flooring.
12ft 10ft x 7ft 10ft (3.91m x 2.39m) with a pair of windows to front, fitted wardrobe cupboards, captain style staircase giving access to first floor mezzanine bed area/study area etc., fitted carpet.
Bedroom 5 (currently used as a study)
12ft 10ft x 7ft 10ft (3.91m x 2.39m) with two windows to front, fitted wardrobe cupboards, captain staircase to a mezzanine bed or study area, fitted carpet.
A high quality suite with a half egg Villeroy & Boch basin sitting on a stone and timber stand incorporating a drawer, fully tiled shower cubicle, corner fitted bath with a mosaic tiled surround, concealed button flush w.c., large double opening window to rear with superb views, natural stone flooring.
As previously mentioned, the property enjoys superb nurtured grounds extending to approximately 4.5 acres. Approached via a long u00bd mile private drive with double opening electronically operated gates to enter the property. Directly to the rear of the property is a private enclosed garden with mature ever green screening which is laid to lawn. To the rear of the barn is a full width natural stone terrace with a central dining space. The rest of the grounds are laid to grass, currently to open post and rail enclosed paddocks with various trees and hedging. There is a driveway leading to:
Large Timber Constructed Workshop
80ft x 22ft (24.38m x 6.71m) currently being used as a joinery shop. With detailed planning permission for conversion to an independent dwelling.
Garage & Workshop Block
With permission to convert to a two bedroom annexe, if required.
34u20190 x 10u20192 with a double glazed window, vaulted ceiling, light and power laid on.
14u20190 x 10u20190 with a door giving access to front, light and power laid on.
18ft x 12ft 8ft (5.49m x 3.86m) with double opening doors, part vaulted ceiling, opening through to:
12ft 8ft x 8ft (3.86m x 2.44m) with a door giving access to both sides, light and power laid on.
Uttlesford District Council