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  • 8 bedrooms
  • 5 reception rooms


  • Prestigious Eight bedroom detached property
  • Five reception rooms
  • Grade II listed former posting house
  • Central imposing position
  • Four open fireplaces with two wood burners
  • Three storey accommodation
  • Original 18th Century with 19th century adaptions
  • Double garage and driveway
  • Cellar
  • 0.39 acre plot

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What we say at the zoe napier group This property is truly exceptional with amazing character living for a large family. The property is located so well for Danbury and local amenities with the grandeur and space perfect for making an impact.

What the owners say This beautiful house has been a marvel for our growing family, ideal for the school runs, the property has a very safe feel to it with its walled gardens and private outside space. The house is a very social property ideal for entertaining and enjoying family with marquees in the garden for weddings and parties. Now the children have fled the nest the house will be a joy for the next family to love.

Background and history This highly impressive and imposing property dates back to the 18th century with a more recent 19th and 20th century additions, a former posting house known as the Blue Boar and then becoming a former public house, the property now forms a fantastic three storey eight bedroom property. The ground floor is highly impressive with five delightful reception rooms with a number of fireplaces and high ceilings. The property has really well-proportioned rooms with all of the bedrooms on the first and second floors all of double size. The character detailing is on show with the picture and dado railings along with the rotation opening mechanisms on the grand style windows. The property showcases its historical past within all levels with a well-kept cellar with evidence of its posting and public house past roots with the barrel hatch and arched fireplace recesses perfect for wine storage.
The outside of this wonderful property has been kept with the rear brick paved patio areas and the manicured lawns with delightful border rose and shrub planting, a very sizeable plot for a property within a thriving village such as Danbury.

Setting & location This property is located in a very prominent and central position for Danbury overlooking the green at Gay Bowers Lane and Copt Hill. The positioning is perfect for access to the local amenities and Gastro pubs and green spaces around. The children can walk to the bus stop for transport into school and into nearby Maldon and Chelmsford. Danbury is one of the most popular villages in this part of Essex boasting the highest point in the county. There are a number of clubs and sports facilities and St Johns Primary School is a short walk away. Nature enthusiasts will enjoy Danbury Country Park as part of the National Trust the nearby Backwarden Nature reserve and rhs Hyde Hall.
Secondary schooling can be found at the Sandon School and Great Baddow High School with private schooling found at New Hall School and Felsted. Chelmsford Train Station would be the best station for access into London Liverpool Street a 5.4 mile drive away.
Chelmsford Station 5.4 miles - Maldon 4.6 miles – South Woodham Ferrers 6 miles – Hatfield Peveral 8.1 miles – Brentwood 15.9 miles – Stansted Airport 22 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Hatfield Peverel 4.4 miles
  • South Woodham Ferrers 4.7 miles
  • Heathcote School 0.1 miles
  • St John Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Danbury 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Hatfield Peverel 4.4 miles
  • South Woodham Ferrers 4.7 miles
  • Heathcote School 0.1 miles
  • St John Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Danbury 0.3 miles

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  • £528,585
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20th Nov 2020 £1,500,000 First listed

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