Clavering, Saffron Walden
Main DescriptionAn attractive and substantial 5 bedroom family home, occupying a good size plot extending to approximately 1/3 of an acre situated on the edge of this popular village.
Timberscombe is a well proportioned family home built of traditional brick elevations, under a tiled roof originally constructed by the well renowned local builder John Brown. Occupying a superb position on the edge of this highly regarded village, the property provides light and airy living accommodation of excellent proportions, perfect for modern day family life. This wonderful property offers flexible living accommodation on the ground floor consisting of a spacious reception hallway, cloakroom, large sitting room with attractive brick fireplace and French doors which lead out to the rear patio and garden beyond. In addition there is a good size dining room, light and airy study, a large open plan kitchen and breakfast room with attractive stone tile floor which provides a lovely hub to the home leading through to an attractive vaulted conservatory. There is a separate utility room leading off the kitchen with a door providing access to the side.
On the first floor the property boasts 5 good size bedrooms, 2 en-suites and a family bathroom all leading off a spacious landing, 4 of the bedrooms are good size double bedrooms with bedroom 5 being a generous single. The master bedroom is a superb room with a range of built in wardrobes and a generous en-suite with a bath and separate shower cubicle.
The property is set back from the road behind a driveway providing off road parking and access to a double garage with light and power. The rear garden is a generous size extending to approximately 1/3 of an acre and is fully enclosed with the benefit of a heated swimming. The garden is laid to lawn with a variety of mature trees, bushes and flower beds with a good size raised patio which is ideal for Al Fresco dining.
The property is situated in the village of Clavering,
one of north west Essex's most sought after villages. Clavering provides an excellent range of amenities including the well regarded JMI school, beautiful parish church, large supermarket/post office and 2 public houses, picturesque cricket pitch and a village hall with an award winning recreational ground with a playing field, children's playground, 2 tennis courts and a bowls club. The market towns of Bishop's Stortford and Saffron Walden are approximately 8 and 6.5 miles distant respectively, both offering multiple shopping facilities, schooling for all ages and a wealth of sporting facilities.
The nearer village of Newport provides an excellent range of amenities including 2 public houses and an Indian restaurant, a GP surgery, pharmacy, general store and post office, baker, hairdresser, barber, beauty salon, nursery, florist, 2 churches and 2 garages, the well regarded Joyce Frankland Academy and award winning primary school.
There is easy access to main line railway stations at Newport, Audley End and Bishops Stortford with commuter services to London's Liverpool Street. Access to the M11 is available at Junction 8 on the outskirts of Bishop's Stortford. Stansted, London's third international airport, is also conveniently located approximately 11 miles away.