- Two Garages
- 3 Acres of Communal Grounds
- High Ceilings
- Original Parquet Ballroom Floor
- No Onward Chain
- Open Plan Kitchen/Sitting/Dining Room
Full property description
Folio: 14795. THE BALLROOM, situated in a former imposing Edwardian country residence with 3 acres of communal grounds, is a large open plan luxury apartment with most of the accommodation over the ground floor. It has many stunning period features including tall arch topped windows, herringbone original oak dance floor, generous ceiling heights and the communal grounds are well tended. The property is situated on the outskirts of Old Harlow which is conveniently close to Churchgate Street and Mulberry Green, with its shops for your day-to-day needs, restaurants and public houses.
The property is also only a short drive from the M11 which leads to the M25. A new junction for the M11 in Sheering is due to be opened in 2022, making travel in to London and Cambridge extremely convenient. There are mainline railway stations at Harlow and Sawbridgeworth offering lines to London Liverpool Street and Cambridge and only by internal viewing will the true charm and character be fully appreciated.
Double opening glazed doors leading to:
With oak herringbone floor, double opening glazed doors through to sitting room with a further door to side and door to bedroom.
Large Open Plan Kitchen/Sitting/Dining Room
15ft 2in x 11ft 10in (4.62m x 3.61m) with oak herringbone floor and an opening through to:
Large Dining/Entertainment Area
22ft 6in x 15ft 6in (6.86m x 4.72m) lit by the most amazing ¾ height arch topped windows, some with wooden shutters, giving a great deal of light, a vaulted ceiling which is 15’6 high, radiators, oak herringbone floor, structural posts, leading through to:
11ft 8in x 13ft 10in (3.56m x 4.22m) lit by ¾ height arch topped windows, radiators, range of base and eye level units with solid granite work surfaces over, granite upstand, Stoves range cooker with 7 gas rings, double ovens/grills, Smeg extractor hood over, integrated stainless steel single and half bowl sink with monobloc mixer tap, recess for dishwasher, recess for American style fridge/freezer (currently a Smeg in situ with integrated water and ice available by separate negotiation), generous ceiling height, oak herringbone floor, door leading to rear entrance with door to side, radiator, panelled walls, wooden floor.
Granite work surface with granite upstand, recess for both washer and dryer, Valiant gas boiler with pressurised hot water cylinder, tiled floor.
Comprising a roll top claw and ball fitted free standing with mixer tap and shower attachment, flush w.c. with high level cistern, vanity wash hand basin, designer heated towel rail with integrated segment radiator, fully tiled in metro tiles with windows to two aspects, recessed lighting, tiled floor.
Oak herringbone floor, door to dressing room, double opening glazed doors leading through to Bedroom 1.
19ft 4in x 21ft 10in (5.89m x 6.65m) a stunning room, lit by French doors to rear patio, large sash window both giving views over the communal grounds and down to the ponds, oak herringbone floor, gas log effect fire, built in cabinetry, radiators.
Bedroom 2/Dressing Room
21ft x 11ft 2in (6.40m x 3.40m) lit by a large glazed window to side, radiators, bespoke storage, hanging areas, recessed lighting, oak herringbone floor.
Luxury En-Suite Shower Room
Comprising a high quality suite with a large walk-in shower cubicle with designer wall mounted shower, glazed shelving, vanity wash hand basin, high level flush w.c., heated towel rail with segment radiator, window to side, metro fully tiled walls, hexagonal tiled floor.
14ft 4in x 12ft 8in (4.37m x 3.86m) with an arch topped window to front, oak herringbone floor.
First Floor Mezzanine
20ft 10in x 25ft 10in (6.35m x 7.87m) with the original Ball Room ceiling, LED strip lighting, lit by the arch topped windows, eaves storage cupboards, fitted carpet.. Please note, there is restricted head height in places. (This area is currently used as a further lounge area and office and could provide multiple uses).
Accessed externally via an external door to the rear of the property.
Two Single Garages
There are two attached single garages, designated for this property, with power and light laid on.
There is a large communal driveway providing lots of parking spaces for residents and guests.
999 years from the 7th July 2000 and the property has a 1/7th share of the freehold.
Approximately £260 per calendar month. This includes the water rates, sewerage charges, buildings insurance, gardeners, plant costs, maintenance and repairs for the exterior of the building and includes painting of the whole exterior every five years. The exterior windows are also cleaned every 8 weeks.
Beautifully manicured and landscaped communal garden areas with well stocked flower beds and borders, large lawned garden spaces, two ornamental fish ponds. There is also a patio area accessed via the bedroom door, ideal for outside entertaining.
Epping Forest Council