4 bedroom Detached House for sale: The Old School House, The Green, Finchingfield, Nr Braintree

  • reception rooms 2
  • bedrooms 4
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: 35354_4438177


A truly impressive former Victorian school house with beautiful period features and modern contemporary styling.

Reception hall, large open-plan living room combining sitting and dining areas, 3/4 bedrooms, family bathroom, en suite shower room, large kitchen/breakfast room.

Well established private gardens combining lawns and patio area, driveway providing off-street parking.


The Old School House is a truly stunning, Grade II Listed former Victorian school house of distinctive style and character, centrally placed in this delightful setting with lovely views over the village across a large open green. This highly individual home provides spacious living accommodation arranged over two floors, containing many impressive period features including high ceilings, Gothic-style arched windows and heavy exposed beams, blending with attractive contemporary styling. A wide reception hall leads into the property with bedroom 4/playroom off to one side and part-glazed door opening to an inner hallway. An internal reception area has an impressive staircase rising to the first floor with high vaulted ceiling. The principal living area is a large L-shaped open-plan reception room incorporating a dining area with windows to either side opening to a charming sitting room with period fireplace and feature glass-block creating perfect entertaining space. A large kitchen/breakfast room sits to the rear of the house containing an array of storage cupboards and worktops, oil fired Aga and lovely terracotta tiled floor. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms and a luxuriously appointed family bathroom with 3-piece suite including a ball-and-claw rolltop bath, all separately accessed from a central landing. Each of the rooms are generously proportioned with the master featuring its own en suite shower room.

Outside, private gardens extend to the side and rear of the property combining areas of lawn and sheltered patio, containing an array of established plants, shrubs and trees, bordered by hedgerow. There is a gravelled driveway to the rear of the property providing off-street parking space for several vehicles.

Former Victorian school house
Stylish accommodation
3/4 bedrooms
Large open-plan reception room
Kitchen/breakfast room
Family bathroom
En suite shower room
Many delightful features
Established gardens
Off-street parking
Beautiful village setting
In all, about 0.14 of an acre

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Reference: 35354_4438177

Contact Agent

Saffron Walden Residential Sales
Tel: 01799 520520