Guide Price £950,000  5 Bed Detached Thatched Cottage, Hamperden End, Essex


  • Grade II Listed
  • Character features
  • Accommodation of approx. 2,325 sq ft
  • Approx. 3.1 acres
  • Equestrian facilities
  • Idyllic semi-rural location
A delightful detached Grade II Listed residence set in a semi-rural location, surrounded by its own grounds of approximately 3.1 acres, incorporating stable block and paddocks. The property retains many character features and offers well-proportioned and versatile accommodation.


Hamperden End is surrounded by open countryside and is close to the sought after and highly regarded villages of Debden which offers a fine church, excellent primary school, shop, recreational ground and two Inns, and Henham which provides an excellent array of local facilities including a public house, parish church, shop, post office, tennis club and excellent primary school. The market town of Saffron Walden with its excellent shopping, schooling and recreational facilities is about 7.5 miles away and Bishop's Stortford approximately 9 miles away. Mainline stations are at Elsenham (4.5 miles) with trains to London's Liverpool Street and Cambridge and Stansted Mountfitchet (6.4 miles) with the additional Stansted Express service, and the M11 access is at either Bishop's Stortford (junction 8) or Stump Cross (junction 9).

GROUND FLOOR


RECEPTION HALL
Entrance door and staircase rising to the first floor.

CLOAKROOM
Comprising low level WC and wash basin. Window to the side aspect.

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM
11' 7" x 10' 10" (3.53m x 3.3m)
Windows to two aspects.

GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM
Suite comprising panelled bath, low level WC and wash basin. Window to the side aspect.

SITTING ROOM
15' 3" x 15' (4.65m x 4.57m)
A dual aspect room with windows to the front and rear aspects. Door to:

DINING/BREAKFAST ROOM
15' 3" x 9' (4.65m x 2.74m)
Window to the front aspect, door to reception room and opening to:

KITCHEN
11' 8" x 9' 6" (3.56m x 2.9m)
Fitted with an excellent range of base and wall units with appliances. Window to the rear aspect and opening to:

UTILITY AREA
Window to the side aspect.

SNUG
10' x 9' (3.05m x 2.74m)
Window to the side aspect, second staircase rising to the first floor, door to study and opening to:

SITTING/DINING ROOM
13' x 11' 3" (3.96m x 3.43m)
Windows to two aspects and double doors opening to the rear garden.

STUDY
11' 7" x 11' (3.53m x 3.35m)
Windows to the front aspect.

FIRST FLOOR


LANDING/BEDROOM 5
14' 9" x 10' 2" (4.5m x 3.1m)
Accessed via the staircase from the reception hall. Window to the side aspect and door to:

BEDROOM 1
15' 6" x 15' 2" (4.72m x 4.62m)
A dual aspect room with windows to the front and rear aspects. Door to:

BEDROOM 4/STUDY
14' 9" x 8' 10" (4.5m x 2.69m)
Deep storage cupboard and window to the front aspect. Door to second landing.

LANDING
Accessed via the staircase from the snug.

BEDROOM 2
13' x 11' 3" (3.96m x 3.43m)
Built-in wardrobes and windows to the side and rear aspects.

BEDROOM 3
11' 7" x 11' (3.53m x 3.35m)
Built-in wardrobes and windows to the side and front aspects.

BATHROOM
Suite comprising panelled bath, shower enclosure, low level WC and wash basin. Window to the side aspect.

OUTSIDE
The property is situated in a semi-rural location, surrounded by its own grounds of 3.1 acres which wrap around the house. A five bar gate opens to an extensive gravel driveway providing ample off-street parking and access to the open bar garage (18' x 17' 3"). Adjacent to the driveway is a timber framed stable block and courtyard (approx. 36ft x 12ft) incorporating two stables, haystore and a storage barn. The formal gardens are extremely well landscaped, principally laid to lawn with mature tree and shrub planting, a natural pond, terracing and gravel pathways. The gardens have adjoining paddocks which are fenced and have hedge/tree boundaries.

VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with the Agents.

Saffron Walden

T: 01799 523656

E: saffron-walden@cheffins.co.uk