Owl's Hall Estate

Enfield, London, EN2 8AZ
£8,400,000   Guide price (£8,400,000 )

Description

Owl's Hall is an important Grade II listed property dating back to the early 19th Century in an exquisite Italianate villa style. The Estate occupies an exceptional, elevated position with far reaching views to the south and west. In all about 60 acres.

Start quote Just 14 miles from Central London, Owl's Hall is wonderful gated property set in about 60 acres with a swimming pool, tennis court, stables and cottages. End quote

Location

Enfield is the nearest town with excellent amenities including
a Waitrose supermarket.
Sport and Recreation
• Wonderful riding country across the Estate and nearby
bridleways.
• Golf at Crews Hill Golf Club and convenient access to
many notable clubs including Essendon, The Hertfordshire
Golf & Country Club and Hadley Wood Golf Club.
• Premiership football at nearby Tottenham Hotspur and
Arsenal. Premiership rugby at nearby Saracens RFC.
Schools

Good schools are numerous and include Haileybury College
and Heath Mount Preparatory School, both in Hertford, St.
Alban's High School for Girls and the St Albans Boys at St.
Albans, as well as Haberdashers in Elstree.

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Further Information

Owl's Hall Estate is approached through impressive wrought iron gates with two cottages on the right hand side. The tree lined drive continues towards Owl's Hall passing paddocks on both sides of the drive, with outstanding views to the south and
west. The drive continues through a second set of gates and arrives at the front of the house, from there it continues to the secondary drive and to a range of outbuildings to the west
of the main house.

Steps flanked by balustrades lead up to the front door, the door opens into the Entrance Hall where all reception rooms lead off. Double doors lead to the Drawing Room, a dual aspect room with open gas fire and French doors to terracing. Opposite double doors lead through to the Dining Room, another dual aspect room with open gas fire and French doors to terracing. To the right of the stairs there is a Cloakroom and a door leading to the Cellar. Beyond is the Sitting Room with French doors into the Walled Garden. To the left of the stairs steps lead down to the Laundry Room and a door from the hall leads into the Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a door to the outside terracing, which leads over to the Study with Pool Room above and Swimming Pool. The kitchen has Neff appliances throughout including ovens and electric hobs, in addition there are 4 fridges and 2 freezers.

First floor
Elegant stairs lead up to a Galleried Landing with room for a seating area. Beyond is a Guest Bedroom with dual aspect views with built-in cupboards, Bathroom with separate shower. A corridor leads down to The Silver Bedroom with a Bathroom with separate shower beyond. At the top of the stairs a door leads into a Bedroom with basin and views to the front of the Estate. Further down the galleried landing is The Winter Bedroom, with fireplace and built-in cupboards, a family Bathroom is found opposite and the 5th Bedroom beyond.

Outside
From the Kitchen/Breakfast Room terracing leads to the Office with internal stairs up to the Pool House, French doors lead out to terracing and the heated Swimming Pool. A gate leads through into the Walled Garden where there are seventeen different varieties of apple tree. A second gate leads out to
the Stable Block with 25 stables in all. A path leads through to the hard Tennis Court and the nearby Indoor Riding School.

There is a range of ancillary buildings on the estate including a 3 Bedroom Guest Cottage, two additional 3 Bedroom Cottages at the end of the drive, Extensive Garaging, Gym with Games Room above and another range of barns and agricultural buildings beyond. The Formal Gardens are mainly situated to the south and east of the house. The lawn at the front of house runs down to a Ha-Ha. Beyond are white post and rail paddocks to the boundary, all immaculately maintained.

Additional land available on request.

Post Code
EN2 8AZ

Tenure & Occupation
The freehold of the Estate is offered for sale with vacant possession on completion. The agricultural land is farmed by a third party.

Services
The property benefits from mains water, mains electricity and oil fired central heating. There is private drainage.

Fixtures, Fittings and Furniture
Certain fixtures and fittings, such as the fitted carpets, curtains, light fittings and garden ornaments are specifically excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation. Various items of furniture may also be available.

Local Authority
London Borough of Enfield

Public Rights of Way
There are no rights of way over the Estate.

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Area Guide

Situation
The Estate occupies an exceptional, elevated position with
far reaching views to the south and west. It is superbly
located for access into London and national and international
transport links. Central London is about 14 miles south
of Owl's Hall, Junction 24/25 of the M25 is also easily
accessible about 4 miles away. The nearby train station at
Crews Hill has services into London Kings Cross from 34
minutes.

History
Owl's Hall Estate comprises a beautiful Grade II Listed main
house situated in about 128 acres of it's own grounds and
ideally located within the M25 close to Central London. The
Estate is rich in history and was used during World War II as
headquarters for the Ministry of Defence. After the war the
house was owned by a well known industrialist and then by
the Mathews Family until 1986. Since then the Estate has
been in the same ownership and today it makes a delightful
family home.

Availability

Energy Performance

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Contact Property Agent

Hugh Maconochie

Savills Head Office London

33 Margaret Street

London

London

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+44 (0) 20 7016 3780

Justin Godfrey

Savills Head Office London

Chequers

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