Tilehouse Farm, Birds Green, Fyfield, Ongar
Guide Price £800,000
5 bedroom Detached House for sale: Tilehouse Farm, Birds Green, Fyfield, Ongar
Guide Price £800,000
A most attractive and very appealing Grade II * Listed timber framed farmhouse, which, according to its listing, is believed to have origins from the 15th and 16th Century and set within a generous plot of approx.0.62 acre in this most sought after semi-rural location. The property retains a wealth of original character features including a charming timber stair tower and very large square brickwork chimney stack typical for this period.
The property is approached beneath an attractive gabled entrance porch with peg tile roof and heavy oak door opens to the entrance hallway with exposed brickwork and ceiling timbers. From here, there is access to the comfortable duel aspect sitting room which incorporates a lovely inglenook fireplace with heavy timber bressemer and recessed hearth with log burner.
The impressive size open plan kitchen-dining room also leads off the entrance hall and features a wealth of exposed beams, red brick built fireplace and chimney breast with a wood burning stove and extensive quarry tiled flooring. This room also benefits from being duel aspect and provides a good view of the grounds to the rear of the property with door leading onto a paved terrace extending across the back of the house with rustic timber arbour and climbing wisteria.
Within the kitchen area, there is a butler sink flanked by a good number of fitted base cabinets fronted by rustic oak doors and with contrasting granite work surfaces, oil fired? Aga, cooker hood, separate induction hob and electric oven. A useful walk-in pantry and a further large cupboard housing the electric meters also lead off this room.
There is an auxiliary area off of the kitchen which has a tiled floor and door leading out into the rear of the property and also to a further good size utility room with fitted appliances and inset sink bowl and drainer.
The rear reception room features a high vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers with a red brick built fireplace.
To the first floor, the master bedroom is another lovely feature of the house with a many exposed timbers, wide oak boarded flooring and feature red brick fireplace and chimney stack. There are three further bedrooms and family bathroom on this floor. The attic has also been converted and is currently being used as a bedroom with very high vaulted ceiling and exposed timbered ceilings with brickwork chimney breast.
Outside, the lovely mature grounds encircle the property and are predominantly laid to lawn with established hedgerows to boundaries. A large pond forms part of the grounds with mature trees and shrubs interspersed around the garden.
Vehicular access via five bar timber gate and gravelled driveway sweeps into the rear of the main house itself.
Grade II * Listed Property
Character Features Throughout
Sitting Room with Inglenook Fireplace
Impressive Kitchen/Dining Room
Four First Floor Bedrooms
Second Floor Bedroom
Lovely Village Location
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