High Road, Hockley, Essex, SS5

£895,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully appointed executive house; on the brow of the hill with spectacular elevated views across glorious landscaped gardens to the Crouch Valley beyond. A high specification interior and superb design features lie within the charming traditional facade of this fabulous family home. In excess of a half acre.

A beautifully appointed executive house; on the brow of the hill with spectacular elevated views across glorious landscaped gardens to the Crouch Valley beyond. A high specification interior and superb design features lie within the charming traditional facade of this fabulous family home. In excess of a half acre.

Entrance

A panelled wooden entrance door with oval obscure glazed window leads into the spacious:

Reception Hallway

A split level hallway with oak flooring and lipped skirting. Designer radiator, turning staircase to first floor part galleried landing with contemporary oak balustrade. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. Contemporary oak doors lead off to ground floor rooms:

Cloakroom/W.C.

Obscure glazed window to side. Fitted with a two piece contemporary suite comprising integrated cistern w.c. and vanitory wash hand basin with gloss fronted cabinet beneath. Designer graphite radiator. Stone effect porcelain tiling to floor and walls with feature mosaic tiled wall. Two double fronted storage cupboards with linen storage space. Smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.

Sitting Room

4.57m (into bay) x 3.66m - Six-panel square bay window to front with leaded fan lights and fitted with bespoke wooden plantation shutters. Double banked designer radiator, oak flooring, lipped skirting. Polished feature limestone fireplace with inset 'Aga' cast iron stove. Television aerial point. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.

Open Plan Main Reception Room9.3m x 5.6m (30' 6" x 18' 4")

A fabulous open plan main reception room with two sets of triple glazed bi-fold doors onto an extensive (elevated) rear decked terrace with glorious views across the landscaped gardens and Crouch Valley beyond. Oak flooring, lipped skirting, three designer vertical radiators. Television aerial point. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.

Dual Aspect Kitchen/Breakfast Room7.52m x 2.51m (24' 8" x 8' 3")

A glazed door has side access to the elevated decked sun terrace, a further obscure glazed door has side access to the front and rear of the property and a full height picture window has rear views across the landscaped gardens and the Crouch Valley beyond. Low level double banked designer radiator and vertical designer radiator. The Kitchen has been professionally planned and fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke cabinets in French grey with pewter effect fittings and bespoke granite surfaces with inset Butler style sink unit and granite upstands. The cabinets include tray store, display shelving, plate rack, illuminated glazed display cupboards and drawer stack. Hand made polished stone Metro tiled splashbacks to the Manor House mantle Range area and sink. LED under unit lighting. The range of appliances include 'Rangemaster' five burner range style cooker with twin ovens and grill, integrated dishwasher, two integrated under counter fridges and integrated (truncated)

The First Floor Accommodation comprises

Part Galleried Landing

Obscure glazed window to front with bespoke wooden plantation shutter. Contemporary oak balustrade. Access to airing cupboard housing foam lagged copper cylinder with additional linen storage space and immersion control. Designer radiator, high level skirting, access to insulated roof space with part boarding and courtesy light. Picture rail, coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling, contemporary panelled oak doors lead off to principal first floor rooms.

Balconied Dual Aspect Master Bedroom6.7m x 4.47m (22' 0" x 14' 8")

Window to front with leaded fan lights, bespoke wooden plantation shutters and fitted window seat. Patio doors lead onto a first floor sun balcony with glorious views across the landscaped gardens to the Crouch Valley beyond. White oak flooring, three designer radiators, lipped skirting. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling. A contemporary oak panelled door leads into the en suite shower room.

Master Bedroom Sun Balcony4.62m x 1.98m (15' 2" x 6' 6")

Timber balustrade, decked flooring and external lighting.

En Suite Shower Room

Obscure glazed window to rear. Fitted with a three piece suite comprising glazed 1100mm shower enclosure housing power shower with hand held & rainwater shower heads and feature vertical metallic mosaic tiling, vanitory wash hand basin with double fronted cabinet and wall light point above and integrated cistern w.c. with fitted storage cupboards. Porcelain tiling with aluminium bordered edging. Wood effect ceramic tiled floor with underfloor heating. Heated towel rail. Smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.

Bedroom Two3.56m x 3.28m (11' 8" x 10' 9")

Window to rear with bespoke wooden plantation shutters and far reaching views across the landscaped gardens and the Crouch Valley beyond. Double banked designer radiator. Lipped skirting. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Bedroom Three3.58m x 2.8m (11' 9" x 9' 2")

Six-panel square bow window to front with deep sill and bespoke wooden plantation shutters, lipped skirting, radiator. Coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling.

Bedroom Four3.56m x 2.54m (11' 8" x 8' 4")

Window to rear with bespoke wooden plantation shutters and far reaching views across the landscaped gardens and the Crouch Valley beyond. Designer radiator, fitted wardrobe cupboards, high level skirting, picture rail, smooth plastered ceiling.

Dual Aspect Family Bathroom

Obscure glazed windows to front and side, both with bespoke waterproof plantation shutters. Fitted with a four piece contemporary suite comprising a grey oak effect vanitory wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath with centre faucet, independent shower cubicle with vertical tile feature and power shower with hand held and rainwater shower heads and integrated cistern w.c. Smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting. Designer radiator. Polished porcelain floor. Two tone porcelain tiled walls, extractor fan, heated towel rail.

To the outside of the property

As referenced above, Oakwood stands in a commanding elevated position on the brow of Hockley Hill with resultant rear views. The spectacular landscaped gardens of around a half of an acre commence from the main reception room and the breakfast area of the Kitchen/Breakfast Room with an extensive split-level decked terrace ideal for entertaining and dining 'al fresco' with wraparound timber balustrade. Steps lead down to a large sandstone sun terrace, again with a balustrade surround. Cobbled paviour steps give secure gated side access to the front of the property (past the side door into the Kitchen/Breakfast Room). There is a further elevated sun terrace with views across the garden and the Crouch Valley beyond. The professionally planned and landscaped gardens are arranged in various areas as they progress and planted with an array of annual and perennial plants, trees and shrubs. Outbuildings include a beautiful Victorian style greenhouse and:

Detached Timber Garden Lodge4.93m x 2.82m (16' 2" x 9' 3")

A lovely space for entertaining with a wraparound decked terrace, insulated walls, fitted with 'hot & cold' air conditioning unit. A pair of double glazed multi-pane effect French doors to front and double glazed multi pane effect windows to front and side. Hand painted timber floor. Vaulted ceiling. Power and light connected. Suitable for a variety of uses including Games Room, Hobby Room, Home Office or Summerhouse.

Lower Terrace

The lower rear terrace, immediately to the rear of Oakwood gives access via double timber doors to to a really useful:

Underbuild Storage Room7.1m x 3.7m (23' 4" x 12' 2")

Power and light connected, restricted standing height, extensive storage space.

To the front of the property

Impressive walled frontage with an extensive cobbled paviour driveway leading to:

Executive Width Integral Garage

Up and over door to front, power and light connected.

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