An outstanding property comprising the substantial old farmhouse, detached barn and old outbuildings, gardens & pasture extending in all to approximately 20.37 acres.
– Halstead 6 miles
– Braintree 6 miles (mainline station to London approx. 1 hour)
– Witham13 miles (mainline station to London approx. 45 minutes)
– Colchester 18 miles
– Stansted Airport 20 miles
Entrance hall, drawing room sitting room, garden/dining room, dining room, Aga kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, 4 bedrooms, landing room, family bathroom, barn, studio, outbuildings, gardens, pasture grounds of approximately 20.37 acres.
This wonderful family home was built in the 18th century, with original character features still evident. The building is red brick and plastered under a slate and handmade red clay tiled roof. The rooms are generally well proportioned, with sash windows and other features such as the log burning stove in the sitting room and spacious kitchen breakfast room. The property will benefit from some modernisation and updating although it is a comfortable family home as it stands with a very welcoming and relaxing feel. There is superb potential for further improvement in the various old farm outbuildings and the large detached timber framed open Barn. These currently afford the property outstanding garage, workshop and storage space, one already having been part improved for use as a studio. The Location Wavers Farm is wonderfully located mixing the best of a peaceful rural setting with accessibility to main roads and approx. 60 miles drive from central London. The property is set off a quiet rural lane with only a hand fall of neighbours , A significant further benefit is the land owned by the house, with extending views acres the holding. Stansted Airport lies approx. 20 miles drive to the west. There are a number of well regarded schools within easy reach. Access to amenities are offered by the nearby towns of Halstead (6 miles) and Braintree (6 miles) whilst also being within striking distance of Stansted Airport (20 miles) and Colchester (18 miles).
The property is approached from the front across a gravelled drive, with the large detached Barn off this drive to the side. The range of old agricultural buildings include a converted building that has a log burning stove, electric and water and has been utilised as a studio workshop. This could alternatively make a good work from home office and further benefits from a couple of store rooms attached at the side. French doors open out to the gardens that are mainly laid to lawn, with shrub and flower borders and beds. The grounds extend to approx. 20.37 acres and the property is entitled to Single Farm Payments as grazing land and woodland.
By Appointment with Cater Jonas, please contact Jack Cook or Robert Chatman T: 01223 346 600