4 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Arkesden, Saffron Walden
An attractive and substantial 4 bedroom detached family home, occupying an idyllic setting, nestled away in the heart of the highly popular and picturesque village, ideally located just a short drive from Audley End train station and the market town of Saffron Walden.
- A substantial and rarely available 4-bedroom detached family home.
- Generous plot with large wrap around landscaped garden.
- Located in the heart of this highly sought-after and picturesque village.
- Just a 5-minute drive to Audley End station.
- Integral garage, workshop and off-road parking.
Winterbourne House is an immaculately presented and rarely available 4 bedroom detached family home, benefitting from substantial and well-appointed living accommodation and a beautiful, landscaped garden with a stream running around the perimeter. The property has been beautifully maintained and improved by the current owners and offers a superb degree of flexibility with stunning open plan kitchen/diner overlooking the courtyard to the ground floor, as well as two further reception rooms, ground floor shower room, utility room, and study/5th bedroom. To the first floor there are 4 good sized bedrooms, including large principal room with en suite shower room, and a family bathroom.
This wonderful property sits in a generous plot nestled away in the heart of the highly sought-after and picturesque village of Arkesden, which is only 3 miles from Audley End Station, providing a regular service to London's Liverpool Street and Cambridge. In detail, the accommodation comprises: -
Entrance door leads into a porch area with double doors opening into the large, bright hallway, with two storage cupboards, stairs rising to the first floor, and doors leading to the adjoining rooms.
SITTING ROOM A spacious, flexible room with windows to front and aspect and bi-fold doors to the side aspect opening out to a seating area. The room is currently divided into two sections with the first section being used a home office. With attractive wood flooring throughout.
SHOWER ROOM Stunning three-piece suite comprising low level WC, vanity wash hand basin, corner shower enclosure, tiled walls and flooring, and window to the rear aspect.
KITCHEN/DINER Modern and spacious kitchen is fitted with a range of base and eye level, and floor to ceiling units with complimentary worktop over, incorporating an inset ceramic sink and drainer with stainless steel mixer tap, two integrated electric ovens with induction hob, hot plate, and extractor hood over, space for American style fridge/freezer. With windows to the rear aspect, recessed spotlights, and tiled flooring throughout the kitchen area. Door to the utility room and leads through to the dining area with wood flooring and two windows overlooking the courtyard garden.
UTILITY ROOM With plenty of built-in storage, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier, wood flooring and dual aspect French doors leading to the garden and courtyard.
STUDY/BEDROOM 5 Dual aspect windows to the front aspect, and bay window to the side aspect.
RECEPTION ROOM Dual aspect room with windows to front and side aspect. Double door lead through to the kitchen / diner.
LANDING Window to rear aspect at half-way point, 2 large storage and airing cupboard, and doors to adjoining rooms.
BEDROOM 1 Window to rear aspect and fitted wardrobes.
BEDROOM 2 Dual aspect principal room with windows to front and side aspect, and door to the en suite shower room.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM Stunning three-piece suite comprising low level WC, vanity wash hand basin, shower enclosure, tiled walls and flooring, and window to the side aspect.
BEDROOM 4 Window to front aspect and built-in wardrobes.
FAMILY BATHROOM Suite comprising free standing bath, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part-tiled walls, wood flooring and window to the rear aspect.
OUTSIDE The property is situated in an idyllic location. Approached via a gated entrance with gravel driveway, providing ample parking, the property enjoys a generous plot with wrap around garden. The garden is beautifully landscaped with lawned areas, an array of mature shrubs and plants, and a large, paved seating area set off to the side of the property, perfect for Al Fresco dining and entertaining. There is also a summer house with further decked seating area overlooking a stream which runs around the perimeter of the plot.
LOCATION The property occupies an enviable position sitting in a good size and private plot nestled away in the heart of this highly sought-after village, with its many period houses, historic church and stream running alongside the main street. Local facilities in the village include the Axe and Compass public house/restaurant and the village hall. Arkesden is approximately 3 miles from Audley End Station (London Liverpool Street approximately 55 minutes) and close to both Stansted Airport and the M11 (Junction 8) approximately 5 miles, The medieval market town of Saffron Walden is approximately 4 miles away which provides a wide variety of shops, restaurants, coffee bars, along with state and private schools.
Mains water and electricity and drainage are connected. Central heating is supplied by oil.