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Guide Price £2,400,000
A striking 17th century Manor House occupying a private setting located in the historic and accessible village of Stansted Mountfitchet. This magnificent nine bedroom detached home provides flexible accommodation of around 6700 sq ft spanning four levels orientated with beautiful parkland views and discreetly positioned at the end of a private drive. The property provides an elegant façade of red brick elevations under a tiled roof with many internal period features associated with its age including high ceilings and open fireplaces. In brief the property enjoys nine bedrooms in total and five receptions rooms. To the main part of the house there are six double bedrooms with an adjoining three bedroom annexe. The ground floor boosts a grand reception hall leading to a drawing room, study, dining room, sun room, pantry and wc/shower room. To the lower ground floor there is a kitchen, utility room and two cellars. This stunning unlisted home is situated on the borders of Stansted Mountfitchet village and is being sold with no onward chain.
The outside The property is approached over a long, sweeping, gated drive providing an abundance of parking. The property enjoys beautiful parkland with mature trees, hedging and vast lawns along with a tennis court and stable block. There are garaging facilities with the total plot extending to around 3 acres.
Where? The property occupies a discreet setting in the parish of Stansted Mountfitchet which enjoys a pretty village centre of mainly period homes and a selection of shops, bars and restaurants. The village has its own mainline railway station perfect for the daily commute to London's Liverpool Street, Cambridge and Stansted Airport along with excellent road connections to the M11 motorway and A120. The property is situated some 4 miles from Hatfield Forest, owned by the National Trust and offering some 1,049 acres of protected woodland and wood pasture. The neighbouring historic market town of Great Dunmow is situated approximately 7 miles west of Stansted Mountfitchet and has plenty to satisfy modern tastes, from traditional pubs to cosmopolitan bars. It has a sports centre and a variety of local shops. It is very well served for education with both state; Stansted St Mary and Bentfield Primary School, Forest School and Helena Romances School in Dunmow, Takeley Primary School and private, Felsted and Bishops Stortford College Institutions nearby. For a wider selection of amenities the areas of Bishops Stortford and Cambridge are easily accessible.
Important information Council Tax Band - H
Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - F
Last Modified 19/11/2019