Smiths Green, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM22 6NX | Property for sale | Savills
2 Ac(0.81 Ha)
Guide price £1,325,000(€1,545,901)

Smiths GreenBishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM22 6NX


    Key features

    • Offered to the market chain free
    • Beautiful 5 bedroom family home
    • Fantastic position with rural views
    • Lovely period features
    • Outbuildings including home office
    • Excellent potential (subject to planning)

    A charming late Georgian family home with beautiful landscaped gardens and grounds situated on a quiet green.

    About this property

    • The Limes is a beautiful family home built in 1822. The main house is very well arranged with a superb double reception room which over looks both gardens. The dining room is stylishly designed with a lovely window seat incorporated into the bay window. To the rear of the ground floor is the kitchen which features a lovely island and large window looking over the gardens and grounds outside. There is a very useful utility/boot room and breakfast room arranged off the kitchen. There is excellent storage throughout.

      Upstairs, arranged logically around a generous landing are 5/6 bedrooms and two bathrooms. All bedrooms enjoy lovely views either of the garden or countryside.

      Outside, there are about 2 acres of extensive garden areas and grounds. To the front of the house there are beautiful mature trees and bushes making the approach to the front very attractive. There is a delightful pond which attracts wildlife.

      To the rear of the property, the garden is ideal for relaxation, wildlife watching and entertaining. The gardens have been beautifully maintained and offer a variety of zones. Beyond the first garden is the garage complete with office above and further outbuildings. There is also a second drive and space for multiple vehicles. The grounds beyond are bordered by beautiful trees.

      Overall, The Limes is a wonderful property with excellent potential, situated on the edge of Smiths Green with easy access to thriving Takeley and Stansted.

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    Local information

    • The property is in Takeley which caters for most day to day needs, while the nearby towns of Bishop's Stortford and Great Dunmow provide more comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities.
    • Local connections are excellent, with London Stansted easily accessible.
    • The M11 (J8) lies approximately 3.5 miles to the west allowing quick access to the south and London and the M25 motorway network and north to Cambridge.
    • There is a fast and regular train service, about every 30 minutes, to London Liverpool Street taking approximately 45 minutes.
    • There are several exceptional State and two excellent public schools all within a fifteen minute drive.

    Additional information

    • Mains electricity and water
    • Sceptic tank drains
    • Oil fired heating
    • Photographs taken in Summer 2020 and Winter 2023
    • EPC Rating: E
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Council Tax Band: G