- 17th Century Manor House
- 2.2 Acre Parkland Setting
- Private Drive
- 9 Bedrooms
- Walking Distance of Train Station
- Fine Views
Full property description
Folio: 14622 A fine 17th Century manor house with 9 bedrooms in mature grounds of approximately 2.2 acres. There is fantastic scope for development and improvement and is walking distance to Stansted’s mainline train station serving London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. Stansted offers excellent shopping for all your day-to-day needs, schools, recreational facilities, restaurants, bars and public houses. The property is approximately 2.5 miles from junction 8 of the M11 and has easy access on to the A120 bypass with its onward links to the M11 and Colchester to the east. Bishop’s Stortford is approximately 4 miles to the south with a mainline train station, schools, recreational facilities, shops, restaurants, public houses and of course, the independent Bishop’s Stortford College.
The property itself has a beautiful mature parkland setting with a hard tennis court and a long, private drive. There is a gated entrance, generous outbuildings and coach house.
Double opening doors to:
With a door through to:
Large Entrance Reception Room
23ft 2ft x 16ft 6ft (7.06m x 5.03m) with a red brick fireplace, sash windows.
23ft 10ft x 21ft (7.26m x 6.40m) with doors giving access to garden, large window, fireplace, coving.
17ft 8ft x 16ft 6ft (5.38m x 5.03m) with a door giving access to garden, door with steps down to kitchen, two sash windows to front.
Study (currently used as a dining room)
15ft 10ft x 15ft 7ft (4.83m x 4.75m) with sash windows on two aspects, fireplace.
14ft 4ft x 12ft 3ft (4.37m x 3.73m) with double opening doors to garden and two adjacent windows.
8ft 11ft x 8ft 5ft (2.72m x 2.57m) with a sink with a single drainer and storage.
With stairs to all levels.
Downstairs Shower Room
Comprising a shower, low level flush w.c., wash hand basin, window.
22ft 1ft x 13ft 7ft (6.73m x 4.14m) with a range of fitted units, single bowl, single drainer sink unit, original Range, slot-in cooker, fitted worktops, sash windows on two aspects, door in to lobby and annexe section.
Divided in to two areas
18ft x 10ft 4ft (5.49m x 3.15m) with a window to rear.
Area 2 (kitchen)
15ft 5ft x 10ft 4ft (4.70m x 3.15m) with windows on two aspects, range of fitted units, sink unit, oven, door giving access to side.
15ft 11ft x 15ft 6ft (4.85m x 4.72m) with steps up to lobby area, pair of windows to front, doors through to:
Magnificent Cellar Area
23ft 8ft x 15ft 11ft (7.21m x 4.85m) with heavy structural timbers, fireplace, stone flooring.
Area 2 (Cold Room/Stores)
15ft 6ft x 15ft 5ft (4.72m x 4.70m) with windows on two aspects, stone flooring.
First Floor Landing
20ft 10ft x 20ft 4ft (6.35m x 6.20m) with windows on two aspect, fitted wardrobe cupboards, doors through to bedroom 3 which has independent access from the hallway.
15ft 4ft x 12ft 1ft (4.67m x 3.68m) with windows on two aspects.
16ft 6ft x 15ft 6ft (5.03m x 4.72m) with a small sitting area with a window providing views over the garden, further window to side, door through to:
Comprising a corner bath, wash hand basin, flush w.c., bidet, window to front.
15ft 10ft x 12ft 1ft (4.83m x 3.68m) with a pair of sash windows to front.
12ft 1ft x 10ft 5ft (3.68m x 3.18m) with a window to front.
12ft x 11ft 11ft (3.66m x 3.63m) with a pair of sash windows to front.
First Floor Bathroom
Comprising a panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, flush w.c, window to rear.
First Floor Shower Room
Comprising a shower cubicle, flush w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, window to side.
With access through to:
ANNEXE Bedroom 1
14ft x 10ft (4.27m x 3.05m) with windows on two aspects.
ANNEXE bedroom 2
11ft 3ft x 10ft 2ft (3.43m x 3.10m) with windows on two aspects.
ANNEXE Bedroom 3
12ft 3ft x 8ft 10ft (3.73m x 2.69m) with a window to side.
Comprising a bath, flush w.c., wash hand basin.
17ft x 12ft 7ft (5.18m x 3.84m) with a large walk-in store.
14ft 1ft x 12ft 7ft (4.29m x 3.84m) with a window to front.
11ft 4ft x 7ft 8ft (3.45m x 2.34m) with a window to front.
As previously mentioned the property enjoys delightful grounds extending to approximately 2.2 acres. There is a hard tennis court, mature trees, large amount of parking to the front, gated access to courtyard and the brick built coach house which in itself would make a lovely dwelling.
Water, electricity, gas and mains sewage.
The property has a gated entrance and this gated entrance will also lead on to a single storey building conversion that is being sold separately from The Manor House. Further information about this can be obtained from the agent.