Introducing this remarkable Grade II listed home, a true gem dating back to the 16th century. Situated in the scenic surroundings of Stebbing, the property is a farmland walk from the village of Felsted. This detached property is synonymous with history and character. Boasting a multitude of unique features and a wealth of original timbers, beams, and brickwork, this residence offers an enchanting blend of authenticity and modern living.
As you step into the property, you are greeted by the spacious hallway with access to the main inviting reception room. The main reception room seamlessly connects the large inglenook fireplace-adorned living space, with its garden views and exposed timbers, to the separate reception room, also boasting a charming fireplace and picturesque garden vista. This room is currently used for dining. Large windows allow natural light to flood the third reception room, currently used as a study. The kitchen is a chef's delight, featuring a kitchen island, built-in pantry and ample natural light that accentuates the inviting dining space. It provides the perfect setting for hosting memorable gatherings and culinary adventures. With a dining area and family area to either end, this large room is the main hub of the home. To further enhance the living experience, the kitchen boasts both a built in Aga as well as a Range master oven. The room has an additional utility room set off the kitchen area and leads onto the front courtyard and patio terrace.
This stunning home offers four generous double bedrooms, all embracing natural light. The master bedroom is a haven of tranquillity, complete with an en-suite shower room, a dressing room, and an enticing fireplace as well as ornate timber doors. The remaining bedrooms are thoughtfully designed, ensuring spaciousness and comfort, with bedroom 2 benefiting from built-in wardrobes and bedroom three a built in storage cupboard. All the bedrooms offer views over the garden or grounds. The large bathroom exudes luxury, showcasing a free-standing bath and a refreshing rain shower – the epitome of indulgence and relaxation.
Beyond the confines of the property itself, the location offers an array of desirable attributes. The proximity to nearby schools makes it an ideal choice for families, especially being so close to Felsted school. The peaceful surroundings, historical features, and walking routes create an idyllic setting for country living. Surrounded by picturesque farmland, this home offers a beautiful view that can be enjoyed from the well-maintained garden. Additional features include an inglenook fireplace, exposed beams, and an outbuilding with a gym, ensuring that this property is truly exceptional. With excellent A120 access and good links to Dunmow, this home seamlessly balances tranquillity and convenience, offering the best of both worlds. Don't miss your opportunity to own a piece of history and experience the charm and character this property has to offer.
The owners have carried out a number of upgrades and improvements:
1. Exterior totally repainted May/June 2023
2. Well pump and pressure vessel replaced June 2023
3. Water softener serviced July 2023
4. Thermostatic Radiator Valves replaced on every radiator and heating system pressurised, March 2021
5. Solido sewage system treatment plant installed November 2017; service plan in place
6. New Grant condensing boiler fitted January 2015; serviced annually