The Street, High Easter
Guide price £1,000,000
Great Dunmow: 01371 879100
Pestell & Co Prestigious&Equestrian: Maples is a stunning, head turning Georgian Style house located in the center of the very popular village of High Easter. Set slightly back from the street and backing directly on to farmland, properties of this standard and location are rare to find.The property offers a wealth of period features such as a working fireplace and brick hearth, sash windows, rare and beautiful feature flooring in the large conservatory and granite work surfaces. In brief the accommodation comprises of a dining hall, sitting room, bespoke kitchen breakfast room, utility, large conservatory, cloakroom and reading area. Outside offers a fantastic manicured garden with outbuildings, beautiful farmland views and parking for numerous vehicles.
Pestell & Co Prestigious & Equestrian: Maples is a stunning, head turning Georgian Style house located in the center of the very popular village of High Easter. Set slightly back from the street and backing directly on to farmland, properties of this standard and location are rare to find.The property offers a wealth of period features such as a working fireplace and brick hearth, sash windows, rare and beautiful feature flooring in the large conservatory and granite work surfaces. In brief the accommodation comprises of a dining hall, sitting room, bespoke kitchen breakfast room, utility, large conservatory, cloakroom and reading area. Outside offers a fantastic manicured garden with outbuildings, beautiful farmland views and parking for numerous vehicles.
A most impressive building with a large Georgian style front door with period feature bell, ornate canopy and glazing over, opening onto:
DINING HALL 13' 3" x 9' 7" (4.04m x 2.92m) A beautiful room with feature working fireplace and ornate surround with brick hearth, turn staircase to first floor landing, built-in corner display cupboard and shelving.
SITTING ROOM 20' 11" x 14' 1" (6.38m x 4.29m) A bright room with window to front and twin set arched French doors to rear with feature fireplace and ornate surround with brick hearth, integrated display cupboard with shelving.
READING AREA 14' 0" x 8' 6" (4.27m x 2.59m) This centrally located room opens itself naturally to the dining hall and the sitting room, with two twin French arched doors opening onto the conservatory. This room is currently used as a reading and relaxation area, with built-in shelving display cupboard and further cupboard.
CONSERVATORY 28' 6" x 11' 5" (8.69m x 3.48m) A spectacular Westbury conservatory straddling the majority of the rear of the property with four feature fully glazed arched French doors accessing the rooms to the rear of the house. There is a rare but beautiful feature flooring, consisting of a combination of old English oak set in a cross section of lattice work, each section set in four reclaimed French terracotta tiles, with a sealed and wax finish. Lighting and under floor heating are also a feature along with a stain glassed panel door opening onto the utility area of the house.
BESPOKE KITCHEN BREAKFAST ROOM 20' 8" x 11' 3" (6.3m x 3.43m) A distressed farmhouse style kitchen, integrated with a double Belfast sink, an array of eye and base level units and drawers with display shelving and units, complimentary granite work surface with integrated drainer and Victorian style mixer tap, integrated dishwasher and bin store, four ring induction hob with extractor over, feature two oven Aga (Classic addition) with two ring hot plate and display lighting over with matching surround and granite tops, a separate breakfast/dining area with corner banquet seating with leather finish, Amtico flooring, feature radiator, insert ceiling down lighters, complimentary work surface lighting, integrated oven and further integrated microwave combination oven, windows to front and side, large door to pantry with shelving, cupboards and lighting and door to:
UTILITY A very good size space surrounded with integrated cupboards and drawers and granite work surfaces, circular stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, integrated Bosch washing machine and tumble dryer, built in wine cooler , feature stained glass window to side, fully glazed panel door to rear, insert ceiling down lighters, continuation of the Amtico flooring and door to:
CLOAKROOM Comprising of a low level flush W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin, extractor fan, feature stained glass window to rear, insert ceiling down lighters, Amtico flooring.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING Lit by a large window to front, with further window to rear, supplying an additional sitting area and doors to rooms:
MASTER BEDROOM SUITE 20' 10" x 14' 3" (6.35m x 4.34m) A beautiful room with windows to front and rear giving an airy feel of space, fitted air conditioning, built-in wardrobes with hanging rails, step down to a separate dressing area with window to rear, built-in wardrobes with hanging rails, cupboards, drawers and dressing table, ceiling lighting, wall mounted air conditioning unit, twin windows to the front aspect and door to:
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM Comprising of a fully tiled suite with very large walk-in shower with integrated wall mounted control on a separate movable hand held shower unit, close coupled W.C, wash hand basin with vanity unit surround, wall mounted units, vanity mirror with lighting, window to side, ceiling lighting, heated towel rail, tiled flooring.
BEDROOM 2 12' 5" x 11' 4" (3.78m x 3.45m) With window to front, built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and an array of eye and base cupboards, and drawers with over bed storage, fitted separate drawer unit, dressing table, ceiling lighting.
BEDROOM 3 11' 11" x 9' 9" (3.63m x 2.97m) With window to front, ceiling lighting, built-in wardrobes with hanging rails.
BEDROOM 4 11' 4" x 7' 7" (3.45m x 2.31m) Agents note: this room is currently used as a home office and further dressing and storage area, so one side of the room has been walled out with wardrobes, there is a large window to side and ceiling lighting, door to airing cupboard housing pressurised water system and slatted shelving.
FAMILY BATHROOM Comprising of a white suite, low level flush W.C, integrated wash hand basin with vanity unit surround, P-shaped bath with wall mounted integrated stainless steel shower, full tiled surround, feature heated towel rail, window to rear with fantastic views across the garden and countryside beyond, ceiling lighting, extractor fan, tiled flooring.
THE PROPERTY - OUTSIDE The front Is laid to lawn with a magnificent Walnut tree, there is a T shaped driveway (which could be converted into a carriage driveway), supplying parking for 7/8 vehicles, mature Cooper Beech hedge to the Western boundary, mature hedging and fencing to the Eastern boundary, the driveway leads to a:
Detached tandem length garage With a pitched slated roof with Velux windows supplying storage area, access via a large loft opening, further lit by a feature circular window to the rear, there is an electric up and over door. The garage currently has a dual use, one storing vehicle and there is a further work shop area to the rear, lighting and power supplied, the oil fired boiler is also housed here (subject to planning consents - perhaps other uses could be found for this space). Yet again there is a feature arched pedestrian doorway. The rear can also be accessed via a trellis with arched gateway. To:-
The Rear - 100' in length x 80' is magnificent both in its aesthetic and substance, a large area is laid to very well-manicured lawn, directly to the rear is a large York stone terrace ideal for entertaining. To the Eastern border there is mature Copper Beech hedging and to the western border there fencing. The garden itself is laid to several different areas and zones, a blocked paved pathway borded by mature trees and planting and white stone Mediterranean zone, leading via a mature boxed hedged and separate Honeysuckle trellis and archway leading to a further lawned area with feature plants, included sculptured boxed hedging and Silver Birch, all retained by screened planting and trellising. There is a boxed hedged walk way giving access to two outside storage sheds (once used as aviaries), with light and power also supplied along with a rainwater harvesting system. There is a further archway leading to the kitchen garden with four raised planters, composting area, and views across the farmland beyond. From both the private garden and the kitchen garden can be accessed the main lawned area, retained by mature Copper Beech hedging, laid primarily to lawn with a raised bed currently used as cactus garden (cactus's not to remain). A Further shed and aviary can be found along with outside lighting and water points. To the Eastern side of the house concealed by a trellis area is a convenient utility zone housing bin store, oil tank and slabbed flooring.