Watling Lane, Thaxted, Essex




  • Generous Five/Six Bedroom Detached Home
  • Immaculately Presented Throughout
  • Outstanding, Far-Reaching Countryside Views
  • Three/Four Reception Rooms
  • Large Gated Driveway On A Quiet Lane
  • Large Private Garden
  • Within Short Walk To Local Amenities
  • Short Drive To Transport Links & Airport


Expressions of Interest invited and Live Video Tour Available, for this FIVE/SIX BEDROOM, 3000 sq.ft, detached home which offers extremely generous accommodation and some fantastic countryside views. A real must-view to appreciate all on offer.

Approached via gates to the shingle driveway, there is a good size garden to the rear with far-reaching views. The generous accommodation provides 3/4 reception rooms, five/six bedrooms and five bath/shower rooms. All located on a quiet lane just outside the village centre. This home could be ideal for “multi-generational living” or if you wanted an annexe/guest suite.

Thaxted is a beautiful medieval market town featuring many historic buildings, Guildhall and Church. There a range of amenities including shops, restaurants and cafes, doctors, dentists and petrol station. Furthermore there is an very good primary school, with an "Excellent" Ofsted report. Of course there is also the weekly market. Mainline train stations lie approx. 7-8 miles to the west at Audley end or Newport, as well as Elsenham station 7 miles south-west, Stansted Mountfithcet 9 miles south-west and Bishops Stortford 12 miles south-west, which also provides the M11 motorway link and of course, access to Stansted Airport is very easy.

Accommodation comprises; beautiful entrance hall giving access to all ground floor accommodation. To the right is the formal sitting room, which has inglenook fireplace and wood-burning stove. This room leads perfectly into the formal dining room, which has vaulted ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows offering some of the best countryside views around! From the dining room you gain access into the snug area which connects the dining room to the kitchen/breakfast room, there are patio doors from the snug leading into the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has been refitted beautifully and offers lots of space and storage and has a breakfast bar and integral appliances (including two ovens with warming drawers). From here you can gain access back to the entrance hall or utility room which in turn leads into the study/reception room 4. From the study or the entrance hall you can access the guest bedroom (bedroom 6) and downstairs shower room.

From the entrance hall, stairs rise to the first floor where you will find five large bedrooms. The master bedroom and bedroom two are both served by en-suites and there is a further shower room and bathroom serving the other three bedrooms.

Externally, the property is approached via a five-bar timber gate leading to the shingle driveway, which has space for several vehicles. To the rear is the large private garden, mainly laid to lawn with established shrub and flower borders and the property itself is adjoined by a large paved terrace patio, perfect for al-fresco dining and entertaining, complimented by those stunning views.

NOTE: Our client is inviting expressions of interest now as well as potential Live Video Tours, with a view to agreeing a sale and at the end of the quarantine period, potential future owners will have a chance to appreciate everything the property offers for themselves.”

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