The Ford, Hadham Ford, Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, SG11 2BW | Property for sale | Savills
229.19 sq m(2,467 sq ft)
Excess of £1,000,000

The FordHadham Ford, Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, SG11 2BW

    Key features

    • Lovely period home with character
    • Requiring some updating
    • Adjoining the River Ash and next to open countryside
    • Long, private driveway
    • Grade II Listed
    • Mature gardens of around 0.8 acre
    • Potential building plot (STPP)

    A period house requiring updating with a potential building plot. Set in grounds of around 0. 8 acre

    About this property

    • Ford House at Hadham Ford offers traditional characterful living and dates back to the early 1800's.

      A long sweeping driveway crosses the gardens to provide a turning and parking area and access to the front door via an attractive folly. The open entrance porch opens into the reception hallway with doors to the principal reception space. These include a formal drawing room, dining room and an additional snug/TV room as well as an area used as an office. Some of these rooms feature open fireplaces, the drawing room has a wood burning stove. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of wall and base units and has space for an Aga.

      To the side of the house there is a conservatory/garden room providing potential additional indoor/outdoor entertainment space.

      On the first floor there are four bedrooms, 2 of which have en suite facilities. The third bedroom has a part finished en suite showe room.

      The house offers scope for further modernisation and improvement according to a buyers wishes.

      On the outside, the gardens extend to around 0.8 acres and are partly walled with a delightful aspect to the River Ash and open farmland to the East. There are various mature shrubs and plants in the grounds including a delightful magnolia, willows, oak and a clambering wisteria covering the eastern elevation.

      Potential Building Plot

      In the southern section of the garden there is an area which may offer potential to create a separate dwelling in the future. It is around 0.3 of an acre.

      NB: Pictures taken October 2017

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    A true period gem offering lots of potential. The gardens are lovely and the setting is excellent - on the edge of open countryside yet just 5 minutes by car to the shops

    Justin GodfreyProperty agent

    Local information

    • The property stands in the hamlet of Hadham Ford on the fringes of the village of Little Hadham which offers a parish church, village hall, JMI school and a gastro pub / restaurant, the Nags Head.
    • Approximately 3.5 miles away is the market town of Bishop's Stortford which provides multiple shopping and sporting facilities, schooling for all ages and and a mainline railway station with commuter services to London's Liverpool Street.
    • On the outskirts of Bishop's Stortford access is available to the M11 motorway with the A1 and Cambridge to the north and the M25 and London to the south.
    • The nearby A120 provides vehicular access also to the A10 again giving access to London and the M25 to the south.
    • Stansted London's third international airport is also nearby.

    Additional information

    • There is an area of the garden (around 1/3 acre) at the entrance of the drive that may hold potential for building a house in the future. Planning is unlikely in the short to medium term, because of its proximity to the River Ash and current planning rules. However planning rules may change, hence the potential.
    • Directions: SAT NAV POSTCODE SG11 2BW The driveway to Ford House is diagonally opposite the Nag's Head.
    • EPC Exempt
    • Tenure = Freehold