Four bedroom barn conversion with land near Dunmow in Essex
A 17th Century, oak framed barn, sympathetically converted to a three / four bedroom family home with further development potential, and set in approximately three acres of grounds with a lake, near the Essex town of Dunmow
The Old Dairy is a former working dairy dating back to the 17th Century. It is constructed of a heavy oak frame with weatherboarded elevations under a tiled roof and was sympathetically converted into a three / four bedroom family home in 1998.
To the rear of the property is a fabulous 350 foot lake.
The barn offers a superb part vaulted drawing room and dining room with 22ft height to ceiling. A cast iron log burner provides sufficient heat to keep the barn warm in winter - the barn also has oil fired central heating to feauture cast iron radiators.
The fitted kitchen has an extensive range of base and wall cabinets, freestanding central island, Neff appliances, a polished slate floor, wine cellar and a breakfast area.
A beautiful feature staircase leads to the gallery with access to two master bedrooms with ensuites.
Off the drawing room is door to study / bedroom four and a further door to the annexe with bathroom, dressing room and third bedroom.
The ground are a particular feature of The Old Dairy extending to just under three acres.
The gravel drive leads to the five bar gate which opens onto the enclosed courtyard with triple garage.
There is a further gravel drive to a workshop / barn (60ft x 40ft.) with large vehicle access and fitted hydraulic car lift. There is also a fitted bathroom for the workshop.
Beyond The Old Dairy the drive continues down to the lake and landing stage.
Planning permission has just been granted for a further bedroom extension to the rear overlooking the beautiful lake.
Offers in the region of £795,000