Detached House   6 bedroom(s)   4 bathroom(s)   3 reception room(s)
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High View is a stunning bespoke property that has been constructed to the highest of standards in the Neo-Georgian style, using the finest materials throughout to create a beautiful home that combines a depth of quality and character, that is perfectly suited to modern lifestyles, and for purchasers who are seeking something slightly different. Great attention to detail has been used throughout with the use of 'Burlington' door furniture, 'Lomax & Wood' windows, a bespoke 'Nicholas Anthony' kitchen, impressively high ceilings throughout, detailed cornicing and skirting boards, stone lintels beneath the sash windows, bulkhead lighting and beautiful handmade doors throughout that complement the style of the property. The property has been designed with entertainment in mind, and to that end there is a fabulous first floor drawing room and terrace with stunning open views.
High View is accessed via an imposing six panel door with a fanlight above, set beneath four Tuscan stone pillars and a leaded canopy. The door accesses the truly impressive reception hall which has a 10'6" high ceiling, a glass atrium above which floods it with light, and a stunning bespoke floating bi-directional staircase with ornate wrought iron spindles, an oak hand rail with curled ends and oak treads with a carpet runner, and to the rear of the stairs is a cloakroom and plant room. This area has attractive square porcelain tiling throughout, which extends through to the inner hall and laundry areas.
To the side is a square arch which leads to a striking kitchen/breakfast room, snug, and formal dining room. The kitchen is fitted with bespoke units as mentioned, granite worktops, an impressive marble breakfast bar, a range of integral 'Siemens' appliances to include fridge & freezer, steam oven, combi oven, conventional oven, coffee machine and warming drawer. In addition, there is a 'Liebherr' wine fridge, a 'Quooker' multi-function tap, and a range of low-level glass fronted display cabinets. Two sets of French doors lead to an extensive terrace to the rear making it ideal for large scale entertaining, whilst the snug is situated at the front elevation and provides a quiet area in which to relax. The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen, and has a large glazed atrium, and a triple aspect with French doors to the aforementioned terrace, further enhancing the entertainment element of this house.
From the other side of the reception hall, on the southerly aspect, is a section of the house that could be readily used as an annexe, or shut down if not in regular use. It comprises a guest suite to the rear with a generously proportioned room that has a dual aspect and French doors to the terrace, a large walk-in wardrobe, and a lavishly appointed en-suite shower room. Adjacent to this is a cosy sixth bedroom or study, which has a recess and French doors to the outside, in addition there is a fifth bedroom on the front elevation, which has access to a superb bath/shower room with a shower cubicle, vanity unit, and wc.
To the rear of the property, accessed via the kitchen is a practical working area of the house that comprises a lobby, a walk-in pantry which has a glass door, boot room with oak seating and hanging space, and a very generous laundry room with a range of floor and wall mounted units, plumbing for a washing machine, and French doors to the terrace.
The first floor is truly impressive, accessed via the beautiful staircase to the galleried landing with glass atrium. The centre piece of the house is the stunning first floor drawing room, which has been designed with entertaining and comfort in mind, it has an impressive vaulted ceiling, and a large mezzanine above, which could be used as a study area or reading room. The room has a dual aspect and sliding doors that lead to a beautiful terrace, which has a westerly aspect, with a glazed railing, and takes in amazing views over the countryside. There is a square arch through to a kitchenette which has a wine fridge, under counter fridge, a 'Quooker' multi-function tap and granite surfaces and storage.
The principal bedroom is situated to the rear of the house and is truly magnificent, with a fully vaulted ceiling and French doors flanked by two sash windows and a Juliette balcony. Stunning views can be had over rolling open farmland, with the Norman keep at castle Hedingham visible on the horizon. There is a bulkhead, behind which is extensive storage and a cupboard, which is ideal for suit cases and travelling accoutrements. A staircase with oak hand rails and glass screens accesses an impressive mezzanine, which offer scope for various uses such a s a gym, or a quiet relaxing area. A door accesses an impressive dressing room, with a square arch leading to a stunning en-suite bath/shower room, with an oval ended bath with a decorative tiled backdrop, his and hers sinks, a large in and out shower area, and a detailed French door and Juliette balcony flanked by two glazed panels giving wonderful views.
There are two more bedrooms on this floor, one of which has a dual aspect with three sash windows, and a lavishly appointed en-suite bath/shower room with an oval ended bath in a raised tiled plinth, a rectangular sink and vanity unit, wc and large walk-in shower cubicle. The other bedroom also has a dual aspect and three sash windows, and is served by a shower room situated on the galleried landing.
High View is approached via a private drive, and accessed via electrically operated wooden gates with sunken arch tops. The drive is surfaced with tarmac and flanked by granite edging, and then leads to an extensive paved parking area between the house and the detached triple garage. This is an attractive building, with detailed lead clad dormer windows to the first floor, electric roller doors, a separate access to the first floor, which could readily be used as a home office, studio or gym. The building has plumbing in place to allow owners to install a shower room if required. There are a number of trees to the front and side which include a walnut and sweet chestnut. There are planters to the front of the property, and an attractive dwarf red brick wall capped with stone with laurel hedge to the rear.
There is an extensive porcelain terrace which runs around the entire property, which is perfect for entertaining and can be accessed from the kitchen, dining room, utility room and guest suite downstairs. To the northerly elevation is an area of grass, an attractive yew hedge providing screening, and a semi-circular raised bed with bamboo planting. The grounds consist of large areas of lawn, interspersed with a variety of trees to include silver birch, and a native hedge to the rear boundary, beyond which are stunning field views.
In all about 1.20 acres (sts).
The property has underfloor heating throughout on the ground and second floor.
The heating is powered by an air source heat pump.
There are photovoltaic panels on the garage roof.
The detached garage building has plumbing installed that is ready to accept a cloakroom or shower room if a purchaser wished. This can be discussed at an appropriate stage of the transaction if a purchaser wished to have this installed.
UK power networks have an easement for access to a power supply in the neighbouring property.
The property benefits from a three-phase power supply.
There are hot and cold outside taps.
RECEPTION HALL 20' 11" x 17' 8" (6.40m x 5.40m)
DINING ROOM 19' 5" x 10' 9" (5.92m x 3.30m)
ORANGERY 23' 3" x 13' 1" (7.10m x 4.00m)
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 22' 11" x 19' 5" (7.00m x 5.92m)
LARDER 5' 6" x 5' 6" (1.70m x 1.70m)
UTILITY ROOM 11' 9" x 11' 9" (3.60m x 3.60m)
BOOT ROOM 5' 2" x 4' 5" (1.60m x 1.35m)
INNER HALL 10' 0" x 6' 6" (3.05m x 2.00m)
BEDROOM 3/DAY ROOM 18' 8" x 15' 8" (5.69m x 4.80m)
WALK IN WARDROBE 11' 9" x 6' 6" (3.60m x 2.00m)
ENSUITE 8' 6" x 7' 2" (2.60m x 2.20m)
BEDROOM 4/STUDY 19' 6" x 10' 5" (5.95m x 3.20m)
BEDROOM 6 14' 9" x 12' 5" (4.50m x 3.80m)
BATH/SHOWER ROOM 13' 1" x 5' 6" (4.00m x 1.70m)
GALLERIED LANDING 20' 4" x 17' 6" (6.20m x 5.35m)
PRINCIPAL BEDROOM 20' 0" x 19' 8" (6.10m x 6.00m)
MEZZANINE 17' 4" x 12' 9" (5.30m x 3.91m)
ENSUITE 16' 4" x 7' 10" (5.00m x 2.40m)
DRESSING ROOM 12' 7" x 7' 10" (3.85m x 2.40m)
GUEST BEDROOM 17' 4" x 12' 9" (5.30m x 3.91m)
ENSUITE 12' 1" x 7' 4" (3.70m x 2.25m)
FAMILY SHOWER ROOM
BEDROOM 5 19' 8" x 12' 9" (6.00m x 3.90m)
DRAWING ROOM 19' 8" x 19' 8" (6.00m x 6.00m)
MEZZANINE 19' 8" x 12' 9" (6.00m x 3.90m)
COCKTAIL KITCHEN 7' 10" x 5' 10" (2.40m x 1.80m)
FIRST FLOOR TERRACE 17' 0" x 15' 8" (5.20m x 4.80m)
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