Mount Bovers Lane, Hockley, Essex, SS5

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4

Situated in one of the most picturesque positions to live within Hockley and Hawkwell is this stunning, partly listed former farmhouse, on an elevated plot measuring approximately 3.5 acres surrounded by open countryside. Approached via a private lane with electric gates leading to sweeping driveway with the benefit of large detached barn, picturesque lake and tennis courts.

The property offers three/four bedrooms, 2 receptions rooms, fitted kitchen and 2 bathrooms with the fabulous grounds yet still within very close distance to local shops, schools and Hockley main line railway station.

The property must be viewed to appreciate the unique position and the beautiful grounds it is set within.

Entry Porch Windows to both side elevations, parquet wood flooring, vaulted ceiling, log storage, power & telephone point,

Reception Hall 13' x 12'6" (3.96m x 3.8m). Window to front, feature fireplace with inset wood burning stove, stairs to first floor having storage cupboards below, radiator, power points, original exposed beams,

Sitting Room 18' x 10'4" (5.49m x 3.15m). Delightful double aspect room with windows to both front and rear elevations, original exposed beams, open fireplace, radiator, wall lights.

Lounge and Dining Room 31' x 13'3" (9.45m x 4.04m). Bay window to front with further windows to side, parquet wood flooring, double glazed patio doors to rear, brick built fireplace with inset wood burning stove & raised hearth, TV & Sky points, wall lights, coving, radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 12' x 9'9" (3.66m x 2.97m). Window to front, fitted with a modern range of cream eye and base level units, rolled edge work tops incorporating breakfast bar, inset ceramic sink drainer with mixer taps, Range style cooker with extractor fan, worktop lighting, tiled floor and splashback wall tiling, integrated dishwasher, display cabinets, open way to:

Breakfast Room 13' x 8'9" (3.96m x 2.67m). French doors to conservatory, part vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, stained wood flooring, radiator.

Utility/Shower Room 9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m). Window to rear, white low level wc, shower cubicle, base storage cupboard with rolled edge surface incorporating stainless steel sink drainer, further storage cupboards, partly tiled walls, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer, part vaulted ceiling.

Conservatory 23' x 6' (7m x 1.83m). Windows to rear and side with door to the rear patio area, wall mounted Butler sink, wall mounted calor gas boiler.

First Floor Landing Window to rear.

Bedroom 1 17'8" x 12'3" (5.38m x 3.73m). Windows to both front and rear, storage cupboard, feature fire, radiator.

Bedroom 2 16'4" x 13' (4.98m x 3.96m). Windows to front and side, radiator, TV point, wall lights, coving.

Bedroom 3 13'2" x 13' (4.01m x 3.96m). Windows to rear and side, radiator, coving.

Bedroom 4/Study 12'3" x 10' (3.73m x 3.05m). Window to front, open to hallway, radiator.

Family Bathroom three piece suite comprising low flush wc, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, shaver point, mirror tiling to one wall, window to side.

Separate WC Window to side, white suite comprising low level wc, vanity unit with inset sink and splashback tiling, airing cupboard, radiator/heated towel rail.

Exterior Approx 3.5 acres.

Gardens The property is set within its own landscaped gardens of around 3.5 acres adjacent to rolling farmland with stunning interrupted views and access to Hockley woods. There is a block paved rear patio leading to the extensive lawned gardens with established trees and shrubs, tennis court and former paddock area, feature oriental pond with bridge, waterfall and rockery garden, summerhouse and greenhouse. Within the grounds are two large outbuildings/barns.

The Barn - Consisting of three rooms

Office 11'4" x 7' (3.45m x 2.13m). Windows to front, power and lightig, radiator, telephone point.

Store 21'7" x 17'8" (6.58m x 5.38m). Racking and shelving, lighting, power points, alarm system.

Main Room 44' x 15'6" (13.4m x 4.72m). Double doors to drive, windows to front, lighting, power points.

Gardeners Office consisting of two rooms

Kitchen and Cloakroom Low level wc, worktop with sink, eye level units, boiler, radiator, power points.

Office 11'4" x 7' (3.45m x 2.13m). Window, lighting, power points, fitted shelving and desk unit.

Front Mount Bovers Farmhouse is approached along a private road leading to electrically operated gates with entry phone system leading to a long shingled sweeping drive providing access to the former farmhouse, barns and workshops.

Workshop 27'2" x 15'3" (8.28m x 4.65m). Double doors to front and windows, power and lighting, work benches and shelving. To the rear is an open storage area and log store.

01702 781134

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