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Whitelilies, Downham Road, Ramsden Heath / Stock Borders - £1,750,000 (Guide Price)

Property Summary

Dating back in part to around 1713 with many more recent additions and improvements, ‘Whitelilies’ would have been at the centre of a busy working farm for many generations with an orchard and a range of outbuildings, now utilised for more contemporary purposes, including a spacious and fully self contained pool house with fitted kitchen, gym sauna and steam room and a pretty thatched timber Japanese ‘Tea House’ overlooking the lake.

Features

  • Most impressive 4 bedroom DETACHED period family home PLUS self contained pool house
  • Approximately 3 acres in all
  • Many original period features married with contemporary design and style.
  • Stunning fully fitted kitchen by Smallbone of Devizes.
  • Open plan sitting room with attractive fireplace inset with multi fuel burner
  • Open plan master suite with en-suite
  • Utility room
  • Open air heated pool (in need of refurbishment) plus self contained pool house.
  • 4 garages and ample secure off street parking.
  • Delightful well established grounds including orchard, lake and wild meadow as well as formal and informal garden areas

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Description

Dating back in part to around 1713 with many more recent additions and improvements, ‘Whitelilies’ would have been at the centre of a busy working farm for many generations with an orchard and a range of outbuildings, now utilised for more contemporary purposes, including a spacious and fully self contained pool house with fitted kitchen, gym sauna and steam room and a pretty thatched timber Japanese ‘Tea House’ overlooking the lake.

Set in some 3 acres of beautiful and well maintained grounds including a lake, orchard, formal and informal gardens, all of which for many years were open to the public on a number of days a year to raise funds for worthy causes, ‘Whitelilies’ enjoys a truly idyllic quiet country setting set well back from a quiet country road yet within easy reach of the popular and historic village of Stock, with it’s many village amenities including excellent pubs, restaurants, convenience shops and junior school to name but a few plus easy access to the main line railway station at Billericay offering a speedy service (26 mins) to London Liverpool Street, the A127, A12, M25 and beyond.

‘Whitelilies’ has undergone an extensive refurbishment and modernisation programme by recent owners including the present Vendors, which have managed to skilfully and tastefully combine the many original period features of the property, such as exposed timbers and beams, including stunning vaulted ceilings, and beautiful brickwork, with many contemporary features which make life that little more comfortable including a most impressive fitted kitchen by Smallbone of Devizes featuring an extensive range of quality integrated appliances, a magnificent orangery extension and stunning en-suite to the master bedroom featuring a vaulted ceiling, balcony and multi-fuel burner – sheer heaven!

The main house benefits from 4 bedrooms, two with en-suite and 4 large reception rooms including a fully equipped cinema room.