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7 Bed Detached House  Under-Offer  Parsonage Lane Barnston Dunmow CM6  Essex  Barnston  Essex  CM6   - £1,750,000

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This beautiful family residence, steeped in history is believed to date back to the 17th Century and retains many original features with sashed and shuttered windows, oak paneled entrance hall, exposed beams to walls and ceilings. The property comprises 3 generous reception rooms, kitchen/family room and separate utility room. Master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom and dressing room. A further 4 double bedrooms, 2 having en-suite facilities and a family bathroom. A second floor offers a further 2 double bedrooms and additionally there is a dry cellar offering storage and brick wine bins. The property sits within mature, well-maintained gardens approaching 4.25 acres with heated swimming pool and pool house and a hard-standing tennis court. There is a double garage with studio/annex above, additional store house to the rear and drive in/out driveway to the front of the property, offering parking for numerous vehicles. EPC Exempt

Reception Rooms    A glass porch leads to a part-glazed front door, opening onto a stunning, oak paneled entrance hallway with ornate carved wooden fire surround, central staircase to the first floor and doors leading off to the generous drawing room with solid oak flooring, curved external wall to the front aspect, shuttered sash windows and fire surround with open fireplace. A further door from the hallway leads to the dining room, another beautiful room with curved external wall, solid wooden flooring, French opening doors and views to the rear garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room    The opposite side of the hallway leads to the kitchen/breakfast/family room, which has been fitted with a good range of bespoke Mark Wilkinson kitchen wall and base units, granite worksurfaces, integrated appliances and Aga with the remainder of the kitchen laid out as a breakfast and family area with large redbrick Inglenook fireplace, Parquet flooring and exposed beams to walls and ceiling

Ground Floor    An additional hallway from the kitchen/breakfast family room leads to a good-sized utility room, shower room and wc and access to the cellar which has been separated into storage and wine store. There is a further snug/third reception room and a wc/cloakroom that completes this floor.

First Floor Accommodation    A 'Jacobean' staircase from the entrance hallway rises to the first floor landing area with doors to a spacious Master bedroom with sashed windows to the front aspect, dressing room and en-suite bathroom. A further 4 double bedrooms, 2 having en-suite facilities and family bathroom completes this floor. Two further staircases give access to 2 additional attic double bedrooms, one of which is being used as a studio with sitting room.

The Setting    Barnston is an Essex village which lies approximately 2 miles south-east of the busy town of Great Dunmow which offers a comprehensive range of amenities, with a superstore, shops, public houses, restaurants and schooling for all age groups and is also within easy access to the acclaimed Felsted School. The larger towns of Bishop's Stortford and Chelmsford are approximately 12 miles away. For commuters by car, there is easy access to the A120, leading to the J8 of the M11 and Stansted's International Airport is less than 8 miles away.

Outside    Two sets of electronically operated gates open onto a gravel carriage driveway surrounding an expansive front lawned garden with mature trees and shrubbed borders. There is parking to the front and side of the property for numerous vehicles with a detached double garage with studio and wc above. There is also heated swimming pool with pool house, including changing rooms and shower facilities. The rear gardens are predominantly laid to lawn and well maintained with an array of mature trees and shrubbed areas and flower beds and an ornamental pond. To the rear of the garden is a hard-standing tennis court and beyond a small orchard with apple and pear trees.

Services    Oil fired central heating, mains drainage, water and electricity connected.

Local Authority    Uttlesford District Council

Council Tax    Band H

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.

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