White Roding, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1RX | Property for sale | Savills
2.24 Ac(0.91 Ha)
Guide price £2,000,000(€2,280,422)

White RodingDunmow, Essex, CM6 1RX

  • Freehold

Key features

  • Substantial period home with magnificent grounds of around 2.24 acres
  • Barn annex, plus various other outbuildings offering potential
  • Set on the edge of open countryside
  • Lots of original charm and character with period features - the house dates back to 1535 in parts
  • White Roding is a well regarded village with a local pub.
  • The larger village of Hatfield Heath is just up the road with local amenities including shops, school, crickets club and restaurants

A charming period home with outbuildings and self contained barn annex. Set on the edge of open countryside and offering around 2.24 acres of landscaped gardens.

About this property

  • Lucas Farm is Grade II listed and dates in parts to circa 1535.
    Approached via a sweeping driveway entrance the main house itself offers an abundance of charm and character features in the receptions, which are centred off the hallway.

    These include a sitting room, dining room, living room, a study area and guest cloakroom, with a utility area under the stairs.

    Upstairs, there are five bedrooms, with the main bedroom having a wonderful triple aspect, vaulted ceiling and en suite bathroom. The other rooms share a family bathroom/wc.

    Set within the landscaped grounds, which extend to around 2.24 acres, are a range of outbuildings including a thatched stable block - part of which provides a games room, an open pole barn, plus garage and cart lodge

    The Barn Annex offers a fabulous entertainment area based on one level, with a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, study and spacious open plan, vaulted reception area.

    The fields to the west of a green barn have been historically used as paddocks for horse grazing. These are available by separate negotiation. There are two driveways serving the property to allow independent use / access if required.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

They really don't make houses like this anymore! SO much character, with a wonderful ambience throughout. The outbuildings could work for a variety of uses - and the party barn really is just that - an ideal place to entertain and to accommodate the guests afterwards.

Justin GodfreyProperty agent

Local information

  • Lucas Farm is situated just off a peaceful country lane.
  • There is a recreation ground, sports and social club, a local garage, a well-regarded local farm shop, garden centre and butchers nearby.
  • The village is within a short distance of Hatfield Heath which offers further amenities including a local pub, bakers, cricket ground and local school.
  • Matching Green is also nearby - where the local pub, The Chequers enjoys views over the cricket pitch and is very popular.
  • Main line railway stations are available at Sawbridgeworth (approximately 6 miles), Bishop's Stortford and Harlow providing access to London Liverpool Street Station and Cambridge.
  • Access to the M11 is available at both Bishop's Stortford and Harlow (approximately 9 miles)

Additional information

  • Services - mains water, mains electricity. Oil fired central heating plus additional night storage heating. Private drainage. Broadband connection.
  • Agents note - there is a planning tie between the house and barn annex. There is a right of access for the farmer to access the fields to the west of the property.
  • Directions: SAT NAV POSTCODE CM6 1RX
  • EPC Rating: E
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G