An outstanding Grade II listed thatched house in a first class village location with easy reach of a station (Liverpool Street) and local shops.
Old Plough Cottage occupies a 0.25 acre plot within 0.6 mile of the village shops and station. The location is ideal for commuters, being served by a mainline station in the village providing a regular service into London's Liverpool Street station, nearby A10 and easy access to junction 7 of the M11 linking to all major motorway networks, whilst for the international commuter, Stansted Airport is approximately 17 miles away.
There are a number of excellent state and private schools in the area including Haileybury, Bishop's Stortford College, Heath Mount and St Edmunds College, along with a variety of first-rate leisure facilities and a number of well-regarded golf clubs.
Old Plough Cottage is a beautifully restored period house, being Grade II listed and originating from circa 1600. It is of timber framed construction with colour washed elevations under a thatched roof. Adjoining the house is a substantial extension which contains an excellent kitchen/dining/family room, and bedroom two above.
The ground floor accommodation provides a magnificent drawing room with exposed timbers and feature brick fireplace, a dining room also with exposed timbers and a fireplace, a useful study and a utility room. There is a ground floor bedroom, a bathroom, shower room and boot room.
The first floor offers a master bedroom with en suite shower room, three further bedrooms accessed by two separate staircases.
Old Plough Cottage sits in mature grounds extending to about 0.25 acre approached via a driveway leading to additional parking area and detached garage. To the rear of the garden is a substantial outbuilding currently used as a home office and games room. There is a swimming pool and the remainder of the garden is laid to lawn with a profusion of trees, shrubs and plants.
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