Guide Price £1,150,000
A superb 10 Bedroom family home, full of charm and character, finished to a high standard and until recently has been used as a bed and breakfast / guest house by the current owners. Offering generous accommodation, comprising 4 reception rooms, large kitchen / breakfast room, master bedroom with en-suite and dressing room. A further four double bedrooms, 2 single bedrooms and four en-suites, arranged over the three floors. There are separate dwellings, offering 2 additional self-contained double bedrooms and a separate 1 bedroom studio/annexe, previously used as bed & breakfast by the current owners. The property sits within pretty, well established and very private gardens, surrounded by mature hedging to borders, large pond and there is a private heated swimming pool directly to the rear of the property. EPC Rating D.
Wimbish is a quaint Essex village approximately 3 miles east of the market town of Saffron Walden and sits in the heart of the countryside. There is a primary school, village hall and a church, however, a more comprehensive range of amenities can be found at the larger market town of Saffron Walden. For commuters, there are mainline stations are located at Newport (6 miles) and Audley End (7 miles) giving you access directly into London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. Stansted International Airport is approximately a 20 minute drive away, together with J8 of the M11 also giving access to London and Cambridge.
A part-glazed door opens onto an inner lobby area with a door opening onto a bright sun-room with underfloor heating, sky-light and doors leading off to a utility room which opens onto a lovely triple aspect country-style kitchen/breakfast room with a good range of wall and base units, Aga and separate oven, integrated appliances and boiling water tap. There is an external door that leads out to the pool area and a further door through to a formal dining room with original wooden beams to the walls and ceiling, wood effect flooring and French doors that open to the pool area, with another door leading back to the Sun-room. A further doorway leads to a snug room also having French doors to the pool area and a hallway from there has a turned staircase rising to the first floor and gives access to the delightful and spacious, dual aspect sitting room located to the rear of the property which retains many original period features, including a large Inglenook open fireplace, oak beams to the walls and ceilings. A further doorway leads to a separate staircase which rises to a double bedroom with built-in wardrobes.The main staircase rises to a landing area with a further staircase rising to the second floor and doors leading to a beautiful master bedroom suite with vaulted ceiling, oak beams to walls and ceilings, a dressing area and en-suite shower room. A further superbly finished 3 double bedrooms with en-suite facilities and a further 2 single bedrooms with Jack and Jill bathroom located on the second floor.
The front of the property is approached by a five bar gate opening onto a large gravel driveway offering parking for numerous vehicles and a pathway to the front door. The property sits centrally on its plot with mature, well maintained private gardens surrounding it that have been planted with a vast range of trees, shrubs and flowerbeds and there is a large natural pond. The remainder has been laid to lawn, with a private heated swimming pool, directly to the rear of the property, with separate changing room facilities, a sauna and a hot tub, both connected. Additionally there are 2 separate dwellings, offering bedrooms with living accommodation and en-suite facilities within the grounds that have been used previously as bed and breakfast by the current owners and there is a larger annexe/studio with en-suite facilities, with further outbuildings for storage and a 3 bay cart lodge.
Oil fired central heating, private drainage, water and electricity are connected.
Uttlesford District Council
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