4 Bedroom Detached House For Sale
North Lodge is a Grade Two Listed family home created from one of the original gate houses for neighbouring Westwood Park, a privately owned Tudor Mansion.
The house requires some cosmetic improvement but the layout is superb, measuring 2651-square feet with the majority being found on the ground floor. This includes a 40-foot double reception room and a large kitchen/breakfast room with an oil-fired Aga.
Features to note include Crittall windows, stone window surrounds, parquet flooring, two fireplaces with log burners, a bay widow in the study and some intricate brickwork.
Our clients acquired additional land in recent years to create grounds that total three acres. These include two fenced paddocks, a one-acre wood, areas of lawn, an outdoor swimming pool and pool house, three stables and two further outbuildings. There is also an area of hardstanding with a separate entrance from London Road.
The reception space on the ground floor includes a 40-foot sitting/dining room with a large log burner set within a stone fireplace, a reception hall with a second log burner plus a reception room/study featuring a bay window.
The kitchen/breakfast room measures around 35-feet and has views over the rear garden towards the swimming pool, an oil-fired Aga, an electric oven and a Butlers sink. Other ground floor accommodation includes a boot room, a WC and a utility room.
FIRST & SECOND FLOORS
As well as a family bathroom, there are three bedrooms on the first floor, two of which are double sized and one of which has use of its own en-suite bathroom. The bedroom on the top floor is the largest and has its own WC.
North Lodge is very-well located in a quiet rural location in the village of Great Horkesley in north Essex. The house is only moments by car from the village of West Bergholt and Colchester mainline station is around four miles away where a direct service runs to London Liverpool Street with a journey time of around fifty minutes.
POINTS TO NOTE
EPC rating: not applicable as listed. Council tax band G. We understand the property has a private sewerage system and mains electric and water connections. Heating is from a private oil-fired system. We understand a covenant protects the status of the paddock and woodland.
Please note that the private sewerage system may not meet the recently revised (2020) regulations.
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