5 Bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale in Constable Place, East Street
Constable House is an exceptional conversion of part of the Grade II listed Old Police Station, which was originally constructed in 1886. This stunning home is located in the centre of town, a few minutes' walk to the shops, yet at the same time enjoys magnificent views over the Common.
Constable House is an exceptional conversion of part of the Grade II listed
Old Police Station, which was originally constructed in 1884. This stunning
home is located in the centre of town, a few minutes' walk to the shops, yet
at the same time enjoys magnificent views over the Common.
Sympethetically restored, retaining many Victorian features, the property
enjoys light and beautifully proportioned rooms with high ceilings,
including two substantial reception rooms, a large kitchen/breakfast room
and a light-filled Orangery, with panoramic views of the Common and
direct access to the garden. The bedroom accommodation is well-arranged
with a substantial principal suite with walk-in wardrobe, as well as a formal guest suite and ideal bedrooms for children.
Underfloor heating in the kitchen and orangery
Built in sound system in kitchen and orangery
Bespoke, handmade kitchen by Herringport Furniture
Fisher & Paykel integrated double dishwasher
Range Master cooker plus separate Smeg Microwave/Oven and
Fisher and Paykel Wine Fridge
Large purpose built storage cupboards in the original police cell hallway
Utility Room and Study, housed in the original police cells, with cell doors
Siemens washing machine and tumble dryer in the utility room
Downstairs WC/Shower room with Burlington Sanitary ware
Exceptionally large principal bedroom suite with bespoke hand built
wardrobes from Herringport Furniture, original fire place, double aspect views
onto the Common and en suite bathroom with Burlington sanitary ware
Guest bedroom suite, original fire place, ensuite bathroom with Burlington
Family bathroom with Laura Ashley sanitary ware
Large third bedroom with original fireplace
Large part boarded loft
Electric gates to access the secure private parking
Whole House ventilation system
Saffron Walden is a charming medieval market town, located in
north-west Essex, just 15 miles to the south of Cambridge and
approximately 2 miles from Wenden's Ambo with its regular train
service to London Liverpool Street (56 minutes).
The town has a rich heritage of old buildings, including the
magnificent Jacobian mansion, Audley End House and Gardens
and St Mary's Church, the largest and one of the most beautiful
parish churches in Essex. A market has been held here since 1141
and there are also many independent boutique shops, leisure
facilities, cafes and a Waitrose.
The surrounding area is of particular note, with its stunning
undulating countryside and picturesque villages. There are
numerous well-regarded restaurants and pubs in the area, including
the award winning Eight Bells, Saffron Walden, Fleur de Lys,
Widdington and The Axe and Compasses, Arkesden.
There are a number of fantastic local schools including Dame
Bradburys in Saffron Walden, Joyce Frankland Academy in Newport
and Saffron Walden County High.