#REF 4907368


Vantorts Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire

  •   4 Bedrooms
  •   1 Bathrooms
  •   2 Receptions

Folio: 14690 A charming four bedroom Grade II listed character family home positioned in a prestigious location in the centre of…


Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Renovated & Restored
  • Village Centre Location
  • Planning Permission to Extend
  • Magnificent 100ft Garden
  • Ideally Positioned for Schools

Full property description

Folio: 14690 A charming four bedroom Grade II listed character family home positioned in a prestigious location in the centre of Sawbridgeworth’s thriving village. The property dates back to 1733, has been refurbished and restored by the current owners to a high standard throughout and is offered with planning permission to extend the property further (EHDC planning reference 3/20/1330/LBC). The village centre offers shops for all your day-to-day needs, restaurants, public houses, JMI and senior schooling plus mainline train station serving London Liverpool Street and Cambridge (under a 10 minute walk). The nearby towns of Harlow and Bishop’s Stortford and just a short drive and both offer multiple shopping centres, schools, recreational facilities, mainline train stations and of course, M11 leading to M25 access points.
The property offers versatile, contemporary family accommodation with a twist of period features throughout. The accommodation comprises an impressive sitting room with an Inglenook fireplace, dining room, kitchen and cloakroom/utility room. There are four bedrooms to the first floor and a family bathroom. The property boasts many period features throughout with exposed beams and timbers plus fireplaces etc. Outside there is a wonderful 100ft landscaped garden with a detached garage and further adjoining timber framed outbuilding. Internal viewing is highly recommended.

Front Door

Original solid wooden door leading through into:

Dining Room

17ft 10in x 11ft (5.44m x 3.35m) with exposed beams and structural timbers, quarry tiled painted flooring, shelved recess alcove with light, turned staircase rising to the first floor landing, window to front with secondary double glazing, radiator, shelved storage cupboard, door leading through into:


Comprising a flush w.c., wash hand basin, exposed structural timbers, window to front, recess and plumbing for washer/dryer, step down into:

Sitting Room

18ft 4in x 10ft 8in (5.59m x 3.25m) with a feature open fire with a raised tiled hearth, iron grate, exposed brickwork and solid wooden bressumer, wooden floor boards, windows to front and rear, multi-panelled glazed door giving access on to garden, radiator cover, t.v. aerial point, exposed structural timbers and beams, storage cupboard.


10ft 6in x 10ft 2in (3.20m x 3.10m) with a solid granite worktop, single bowl, single drainer sink with filtered water tap plus hot and cold taps above and cupboard under, position for Range cooker, recess and plumbing for dishwasher, wine rack, windows on two aspects, quarry tiled painted flooring, position for tall fridge/freezer, additional storage cupboards to side, radiator with cover, exposed structural timbers, door leading through into shelved larder cupboard with a window to front, quarry tiled painted flooring.

Carpeted First Floor Landing

With two windows to rear overlooking the garden, radiator with cover, exposed beams and structural timbers, leading through into:

Bedroom 1

12ft 2in x 11ft 2in (3.71m x 3.40m) with exposed structural timbers, window to front, exposed brick chimney stack, radiator, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2

12ft 4in x 10ft 2in (3.76m x 3.10m) with a window to front, radiator, exposed beams and timbers, fitted carpet, access in to loft housing combi boiler with a window to front.

Bedroom 3

10ft 10in x 8ft 2in (3.30m x 2.49m) with a window to front, radiator, double opening door leading through to walk-in wardrobe with hanging rails to both sides, fitted carpet.

Bedroom 4

6ft 10in x 6ft (2.08m x 1.83m) with a window overlooking the garden, radiator with cover, fitted carpet.


Comprising a tile enclosed bath with hot and cold taps, fitted shower attachment, additional thermostatically controlled shower and shower screen, wash hand basin set in to vanity unit with drawers beneath, flush w.c., tiled walls and flooring, opaque window to rear with secondary double glazing, contemporary heated towel rail, exposed timbers to ceiling.


The Rear

A beautifully landscaped rear garden measuring approximately 100ft in length. To the rear of the property is an attractive patio area, ideal for a table and chairs and entertaining. There is a sleeper retained flower border to side and a paved pathway leading on to a further lawned garden, once again with wooden retained sleeper flower beds to the side. There is also a raised decked area and fencing to all sides and rear. To the far end of the garden is a children’s play area with wood chips and steps up to a further decked terrace leading to:

Summer House

9ft x 5ft 8in (2.74m x 1.73m) with power and light, fitted carpet, windows to front and side.

Detached Wooden Garage

Currently being used as a gym.

Further Outbuilding

Idea for the storage of garden equipment etc. With windows to side and rear.

Planning Permission

The property currently has planning permission for the erection of a single storey extension with a glazed link and new parallel parking bay. EHDC planning reference 3/20/1330/LBC.

Local Authority

East Herts District Council
Band ‘E’

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