Guide Price £925,000  6 Bed Detached Character House, Debden Green, Saffron Walden


  • Detached country home
  • Recently refurbished
  • Character features
  • Six bedrooms
  • Double bay cartlodge
  • Idyllic rural location
A substantial, six bedroom, detached country house set in a rural location. The property has been recently updated and enhanced, together with a double bay cartlodge with workshop and room above.


Debden Green is surrounded by open countryside and is close to the much sought after and highly regarded village of Debden which offers an excellent primary school, village shop and post office, pub, restaurant, recreational ground with tennis courts and a fine church.

The historic town of Thaxted is just 2.5 miles away offering an array of shops and eateries. The main market town of Saffron Walden is located 6 miles away providing excellent shopping, schooling and recreational facilities.

Mainline railway stations can be accessed via Elsenham and Newport (both approximately 5 miles) and Audley End (approximately 7 miles) providing a frequent service to London's Liverpool Street, via Tottenham Hale and northbound to Cambridge and Ely. The M11 is accessed at either Bishop's Stortford (junction 8) or Stump Cross (junction 9).

GROUND FLOOR


ENTRANCE HALL
Solid oak entrance door with decorative glazed panel and windows to either side. Further glazed door leading to:

DINING ROOM
22' 7" x 17' 6" (6.88m x 5.33m)
Bay window overlooking the gardens, impressive inglenook fireplace with exposed brickwork and bressumer, exposed floorboards and timbers, and door with staircase rising to the first floor.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
29' 7" x 18' 2" (9.02m x 5.54m) max.
The kitchen area comprises an extensive range of base and eye level units with solid woodblock work surface over and twin bowl sink unit, together with a matching central island. Hob with glass and stainless steel extractor hood over, built-in oven and dishwasher. In addition, there is a four oven Redfyre stove with granite work surface to either side and space and plumbing for an American style fridge freezer. Windows to two aspects, solid oak door leading to the outside and garden and staircase rising to the first floor.

UTILITY ROOM
10' x 7' 7" (3.05m x 2.31m)
Fitted with a range of base and eye level units with worktop space over, sink unit, space for fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Windows to two aspect and built-in storage cupboard.

BOOT ROOM
15' 7" x 9' 4" (4.75m x 2.84m)
A versatile room offering a number of uses, with a pair of glazed stable doors to the outside and two windows. Built-in cupboard.

SNUG
13' x 11' 5" (3.96m x 3.48m) max.
A pair of glazed doors providing access and views to the garden, fireplace with exposed brickwork and bressumer, and exposed floorboards.

DRAWING ROOM
31' x 14' 4" (9.45m x 4.37m)
An elegant room with bay window to the front aspect, further window to the side together with a glazed door to the garden room. Fireplace with exposed brickwork and exposed timbers.

GARDEN ROOM
22' 5" x 8' (6.83m x 2.44m)
A pair of three quarter height windows and a pair of skylights providing a good level of natural lighting and views over the gardens. Doorway to:

CONSERVATORY
18' x 15' (5.49m x 4.57m)
An octagonal conservatory with fitted blinds and two sets of doors providing access to the garden.

INNER HALLWAY
Walk-in storage cupboard with shelving and door leading to the snug (currently not in use).

CLOAKROOM
Comprising low level WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and obscure glazed window.

FIRST FLOOR


LANDING
Accessed via the staircase from the dining room. Window to the front aspect, built- in cupboard and further staircase rising to the second floor and attic space.

BEDROOM 1
17' 8" x 12' (5.38m x 3.66m)
Window to the front aspect, a number of exposed timbers and fireplace with exposed chimney breast with built-in wardrobes to the recess, discretely built with exposed timber framing.

EN SUITE
Comprising shower area, low level WC, wash basin, tiled floor and window overlooking the garden.

BEDROOM 2
15' 6" x 14' (4.72m x 4.27m) max.
Windows to two aspects, exposed floorboards and oak framing.

BATHROOM
Suite comprising bath with shower over, low level WC, vanity wash basin with cupboards below, tiled walls and flooring, and window overlooking the garden.

BEDROOM 3
13' x 9' 8" (3.96m x 2.95m)
Window to the front aspect and exposed timbers. Door to:

BATHROOM
13' 1" x 10' 7" (3.99m x 3.23m)
Suite comprising free-standing roll top bath, shower enclosure, low level WC, wash basin and window to the front aspect.

BEDROOM 4
15' 6" x 9' 9" (4.72m x 2.97m) max.
A dual aspect room with built-in wardrobe and door to landing with window to the side aspect and staircase from the kitchen.

SECOND FLOOR


LANDING
Doors to adjoining rooms.

BEDROOM 5
17' 7" x 13' 8" (5.36m x 4.17m) max (sloping eaves).
A wealth of exposed timbers and window overlooking the garden.

BEDROOM 6
14' 5" x 13' 5" (4.39m x 4.09m) max (sloping eaves).
A wealth of exposed timbers, brick chimney breast and window overlooking the garden.

OUTSIDE
The property is located in a rural setting, approached via a driveway off the lane, in turn leading to a large parking area. To the front of the house is a lawn with mature trees. At the end of the driveway, and adjoining the far side of the house, are a pair of five-bar gates opening to a further shingle driveway and providing access to a recently constructed and substantial double bay cartlodge with adjoining workshop and room above. Adjoining the rear of the property is a paved terrace which is ideal for al fresco entertaining, with the main garden being laid to lawn and surrounded by mature trees and hedges.

DOUBLE BAY CARTLODGE
22' 3" x 21' 8" (6.78m x 6.6m)
Twin open bays with oak framing. To the rear of the cartlodge there is a doorway to the store and workshop.

WORKSHOP
22' x 10' (6.71m x 3.05m)
With separate access and staircase to the first floor.

FIRST FLOOR
33' x 14' 8" (10.06m x 4.47m)
Currently an open plan space with three windows. Offering huge scope for conversion, dependent upon needs and relevant permission.

VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with the Agents.

Saffron Walden

T: 01799 523656

E: saffron-walden@cheffins.co.uk