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Property details

  • 5 bedrooms


  • Freehold
  • Fabulous character features throughout
  • Mature grounds with swimming pool
  • First class location close to station and shops
  • Extensive parking and garage
  • Easy access to neighbouring towns

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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.

Square Footage: 2480 sq ft

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Local Amenities

  • Roydon 0.5 miles
  • Rye House 1.4 miles
  • Roydon Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Katherines Primary School 1.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Roydon 0.5 miles
  • Rye House 1.4 miles
  • Roydon Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Katherines Primary School 1.7 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in CM19:

  • £701,046
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  • -£3,707
  • (-0.526%)
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21st Mar 2020 £975,000 First listed

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