Impressive Country House - Barn for Conversion

Hill Farm is a highly impressive Grade II listed house dating from the 16th Century. Having been substantially extended in the early 20th century the property provides accommodation arranged over two floors and the benefit of rooms to the attic, in a semi-rural setting. Of particular note is the fine panelling in the reception hall and dining room and exposed beams throughout. Improvements undertaken by the present owners include a quality Clive Christian fitted kitchen off which is a useful utility area, and updated bathrooms. New electric security gates have recently been installed which can be controlled remotely and the property has a full security camera system.

This property has 6.4 acres of land.

Outside

Approached from a long drive the gardens and grounds are a key feature of the property and extend to approximately 6.4 acres. These include the formal lawns to three sides of the property, paddocks to the rear a tennis court and an abundance of mature trees to the northern boundary. The swimming pool complex has an adjacent terrace for entertaining was developed to include a fitted kitchen and shower facilities. Planning consent has been approved in the past to convert the first floor of the barn which would provide a useful and substantial annexe and in addition a cart lodge next to the house.

A further three acres is available subject to separate negotiation.

Situation

Great Easton is an historic north Essex village located approximately two miles north of Great Dunmow which has respectable range of shopping facilities, fine restaurants and public houses.

The larger towns of Braintree, Bishops Stortford and Chelmsford all lie within 15 miles and have a more comprehensive range of leisure facilities. Direct rail connection from either Bishops Stortford or Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street takes approximately 38 minutes. In addition, the excellent road connections can all be accessed via the A120 and the M11. The area has a superb choice of both state and private schools at both junior and senior level.

Directions

From the M11 motorway (Junction 8) at Bishops Stortford take the A120 to Great Dunmow and then take the B184 north towards Thaxted. On leaving Great Dunmow proceed for 2 miles passing the turning left to Little Easton, go up the hill and on the reverse side the access will be seen on the right hand side.

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Other features

  • Reception hall
  • Inner hall
  • Dining room
  • Drawing room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Pantry
  • Meat/Game room
  • Utility room
  • Boot room
  • Study
  • Cloakroom
  • Sitting room
  • Secondary hallway
  • Office
  • Master bedroom
  • En suite shower room
  • 5 Further bedrooms
  • En suite bathroom
  • Two attic rooms
  • Barn • 3 Stables • Swimming pool complex wtih Kitchen/Gym •
  • Tennis Court
  • Mature Gardens

Other details

  • Floorplan
  • Map & Street View
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Ref: CHM130217

Dunmow Road, Great Easton Dunmow Essex CM6

Guide Price
£1,475,000

Ref: CHM130217

Dunmow Road, Great Easton Dunmow Essex CM6

Guide Price
£1,475,000