A charming detached country cottage with total grounds of about 2.5 acres (tbv) including paddock. All set in a glorious rural, but not isolated, location. Full of character including Arts & Crafts and Gothic features. Four bedrooms plus dressing/cot room. Convenient for the mainline station at Borough Green and excellent road links to the A2/M2 and the M20/M26/M25.
Hatham Green Cottage is a charming and substantial period cottage situated in a delightful lane setting near Stansted and Fairseat villages. Borough Green mainline station is just 3 miles away and there are excellent road links with easy access to the M20 and M26 in turn giving access to the M25, London, the coast and Ebbsfleet International.
Originally two cottages the property has been owned by the same family for two hundred years and has been lovingly remodelled and redesigned largely by the current owners. Principally of brick and ragstone construction Hatham Green Cottage has part washed render and part tile elevations and possesses some distinctive and attractive features, notably an abundance of Arts and Crafts style oak wainscoting, lead lighting, oak doors and beams and stunning Gothic style full length windows in the sitting room. The property is well presented although it would now benefit from further updating.
The cottage offers spacious accommodation throughout including a magnificent reception room with fireplace, elegant wood panelled dining hall, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, master bedroom with en-suite, three further bedrooms, family bathroom and dressing room/cot room. Integral garage. The property has a large garden with views over the picturesque rolling countryside and a large paddock, a combined plot of about 2.6 acres (tbv).
Oak lead light front door to lobby, oak panelling, tiled floor, door to integral garage, second glazed door to:
An elegant room with an abundance of mellow oak wall panelling and narrow oak floorboards. Pretty feature fireplace set in wood panelled wall. Oak enclosed staircase to first floor. Oak lead light door through to
A magnificent reception room with areas for sitting and entertaining. Fireplace with brick surround and woodburning stove. A wealth of oak ceiling beams. This triple aspect room is light-filled with two sets of French doors (to rear and to front) and superb Gothic style floor to ceiling windows giving views over the rear garden and scene beyond. A charming lead light internal window to the staircase.
Kitchen/ Breakfast Room
A spacious room with distinct kitchen and breakfast areas. Terracotta tiled floor to kitchen which has a good range of floor units, breakfast bar, electric cooker and electric hob. Door to large pantry. Charming breakfast area with window to front courtyard; inbuilt oak shelving.
Tiled floor and doors to downstairs WC and utility room.
With washbasin and wc.
With cupboards and sink and plumbing for appliances. Stable door to porch and front courtyard.
Large Landing Area
Oak enclosed staircase with oak panelled walls, balustrading and finials, leading to a generous landing with panelled walls, oak window seat, charming internal window with bullseye glass and solid oak doors to
Master Bedroom With Ensuite
A large double aspect room with pretty square bay window area with sloping ceiling. Door to
A lovely recently installed shower room, tiles to wall and floors, large shower cubicle, heated ladder towel rail, white suite of WC and basin.
A charming double bedroom with oak panelled walls and oak panelled inbuilt cupboards. Large picture window with aspect to lane.
Solid oak door, cupboards and panelling. Currently used as an office with door through to bedroom four although it is considered possible to divide the rooms with a partition wall.
Double bedroom with windows to front and side.
Generous sized room with green bathroom suite, tiling to walls. Door through to
Dressing Room/Cot Room
Charming room with sloping eave ceiling which could be used as a dressing room or small fifth bedroom
The gardens surrounding the house are delightful, principally laid to lawn with areas of border and a fine stand of trees on a plot of 0.75 acres (tbv). Fenced and hedged on all sides and overlooking picturesque rolling fields beyond. Immediately to the rear of the Cottage is a lovely flagstone terrace area and to the side is the large gravel turning area providing ample off-road parking. There is an additional area of paddock measuring approximately 1.8 acres (tbv) which is accessed via a field gate to the left of the rear garden.
Oil Central Heating
Land - The acreage stated at the property is 'tbv - To Be Verified', which means that the land has not been measured formally by Ibbett Mosely.
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