Sheepcot Road, Castle Hedingham CO9

Sheepcot Road, Castle Hedingham CO9

4 Bedroom | Freehold | 2 Baths

Guide price £695,000
Sugar Loaves 0.3 miles
Station Road 0.4 miles
Sugar Loaves 0.4 miles

An exciting opportunity to purchase an impressive period property in need or modernisation with excellent onward potential. Dating back to 1875, this unlisted property is set in beautiful grounds of about 0.9 acres in a peaceful rural setting on the edge of a popular village

Green Crofts is an impressive period property with lovely established grounds in a peaceful edge-of-village setting with countryside views and no immediate neighbours. Dating back to 1875 and fortuitously not listed, the property displays fine period features throughout including high ceilings, fireplaces and a turning oak staircase. The crittal windows and 2-storey curving bay suggests the house was further enhanced in the 1930s. Whilst this much loved home has been throughtfully maintained it is fair to say that Green Crofts now offers huge onward potential and the opportunity of extending further into the generous plot (stp). The accommodation has a pleasing free-flowing layout making it ideal for entertaining and family living.

The established grounds of just under 1 acre form an important feature. A driveway leads from the country lane onto a parking area infront of the house and gives access to a garage to the side. There is the potential to create a larger parking area and further garaging (stp). The beautiful gardens surround the house to all aspects with the principal south west facing garden stretching to the rear and side, all being enclosed by mixed hedging interspersed with a number of lime trees. There is a wonderful backdrop of rolling countryside and views towards the Norman Keep of Castle Hedingham.

The next steps...

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Detached
Era
Period
Parking available
Off Street Parking Garage
Additional attributes
Garden Land/Paddock
Locality
Rural Village
Tenure
Freehold
Energy Efficiency Rating
F
Total Sq Ft
2,386 (221.7 Sq M) approx.
Carter Jonas reference
MEL180105
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