About this property

Key features
  • Accommodation approx. 5,300 sqft
  • Large kitchen/breakfast room
  • Three reception rooms
  • Seven bedrooms
  • Entertainment annexe
  • Swimming pool and tennis court
  • Approx. 1.75 acres
Description
The pretty village of Little Sampford is neighbouring Great Sampford which has a church, Inn and primary school. The historic market town of Saffron Walden is 9 miles distant. The town of Thaxted with village shops, schools, restaurants etc is 4 miles and the University City of Cambridge is twenty miles. Audley End mainline station (London's Liverpool Street) is 12 miles away and Stansted Airport is 13 miles away with a half hour rail link to the City. The market town of Bishop's Stortford with access to the M11 (junction 8) is 15 miles and again offers a wide range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities.

GROUND FLOOR

ENTRANCE HALL Timber entrance door with windows to either side, staircase rising to the first floor and further staircase leading down to the cellar.

DRAWING ROOM 25' 11" x 15' 9" (7.9m x 4.8m) A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side aspects offering views over the surrounding countryside. Open fireplace with carved stone hearth and surround and fitted bespoke cabinets and shelving.

CLOAKROOM Comprising WC, pedestal wash basin, built-in cupboard and a pair of windows to the rear aspect.

SITTING ROOM 20' 3" x 14' 10" (6.17m x 4.52m) Two pairs of glazed doors providing access and views to the terrace and garden, further window to the side aspect and fireplace with inset stove and fitted shelving and cupboards to either side. Door to:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 28' 4" x 23' 1" (8.64m x 7.04m) An impressive, spacious kitchen comprising a range of bespoke units with granite worktop space over, twin butler sink and a central island with further sink unit and cupboard, four oven Aga, separate built-in oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge freezer and built-in pantry with shelving. Windows to the front aspect enjoying views over the surrounding countryside and doors and windows providing access and views to the garden.

DINING ROOM 14' 10" x 14' 5" (4.52m x 4.39m) Bay window to the front aspect enjoying views, open fireplace with carved stone surround and built-in cupboards and shelving to either side.

BOOT ROOM Stable door providing access from the driveway and window overlooking the garden. Door to:

UTILITY ROOM Fitted with a range of base and eye level units with work surface over, sink unit, space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Window to the side aspect.

CELLAR 24' 7" x 15' 2" (7.49m x 4.62m) A useful cellar providing storage space and housing the boiler. There is an adjoining wine store measuring 13' 9" x 9' 10".

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING Access to the attic spare, built-in airing cupboard and doors to adjoining rooms.

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM 16' 4" x 14' 10" (4.98m x 4.52m) A pair of windows overlooking the garden and surrounding countryside. Built-in wardrobe.

EN SUITE Comprising panelled bath, separate shower enclosure, vanity wash basin, low level WC and windows overlooking the garden.

BEDROOM 2 18' x 12' (5.49m x 3.66m) A dual aspect room with windows overlooking the garden and countryside. Built-in wardrobe.

BATHROOM Suite comprising panelled bath, separate shower enclosure, WC, wash basin and window to the front aspect.

BEDROOM 3 23' 1" x 9' 10" (7.04m x 3m) A pair of windows to the front aspect overlooking the countryside. Built-in wardrobe.

BEDROOM 4 14' 10" x 14' (4.52m x 4.27m) Window to the front aspect with views and built-in wardrobe.

BEDROOM 5 15' 9" x 13' 1" (4.8m x 3.99m) Bay window to the front aspect enjoying views. Built-in wardrobe.

BATHROOM Suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, WC, wash basin and window with views to the front aspect.

BEDROOM 6 15' 9" x 11' 10" (4.8m x 3.61m) Window to the side aspect with views. Built-in wardrobe.

OUTSIDE The property is set in a picturesque, rural setting enjoying panoramic views over the surrounding countryside. The property is set within its own grounds of approximately 1.75 acres and has access from two sides; a gravelled driveway providing off-street parking to the left hand side and to the right hand side is a five bar gate providing access to the second driveway, in turn leading to the garage. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and hedges, together with a hard tennis court and a heated swimming pool with surrounding terrace and an adjoining changing room and plant room.

GARAGE 18' 9" x 14' 1" (5.72m x 4.29m) Accessed via a pair of timber doors, windows to the side aspect. To the rear of the garage is a mower store measuring 14' 1" x 7' 4".

ENTERTAINING ANNEXE 29' 6" x 15' 5" (8.99m x 4.7m) In addition to the mains house is a useful annexe offering additional entertaining space or scope for large home office/garden studio. Accessed via a pair of glazed doors with adjoining full height windows providing a good degree of natural light and enjoying views over the garden and a further pair of windows to the rear aspect. Fitted with a wood burning stove. Door to:

Kitchenette: Comprising units with worktop space above, sink unit, oven and window.
WC: Comprising low level WC, wash basin and window.

VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment with the Agents.

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Saffron Walden Residential Sales
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Hill St
Saffron Walden
CB10 1JD

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