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A rare opportunity to construct a five bedroom detached home to your own specification on this mature plot of approx 0.9 of an acre (STLS), benefitting from full planning approval and situated in a convenient country location.

The approved plans currently provide circa 3,100 sq ft of accommodation to include an impressive kitchen/breakfast room with adjoining Orangery, and bi-folding doors leading to the garden from the kitchen. The ground floor also provides a lounge, dining room, study, utility room, cloakroom/wc and good size entrance hall. The first floor plan allows for five bedrooms and a family bathroom, with en-suite shower rooms to the master and second bedrooms, as well as a walk-in wardrobe to the master bedroom.

The site is located at Hornells Corner, Little Leighs, being only 4 miles from Felsted, 1 mile from the A131/Chelmsford City Racecourse (Gt. Leighs) and 17 miles from Stansted Airport/M11. Braintree is just over 5 miles away, and Chelmsford 8.5 miles, both with mainline railway services to London Liverpool Street and Colchester/Ipswich. Plans are available upon request, or by visiting the Planning section of Chelmsford Council website ( - reference: 15/00212/FUL (building plot). Please note: Building Regulation approval is required before development can commence.

Services - Mains electricity and water available but requiring connection to the new dwelling. The area utilises private drainage and we understand there isn't a gas supply to the road.Tenure - The site is to be sold Freehold with full vacant possession on completion.Directions - Heading north from Chelmsford/Broomfield on the A130, follow signs to Braintree/Freeport (A120) until a sign marked Moulsham Hall Lane. This sign shows the first exit heading towards Bannisters Green, Willow Green and Felsted Vineyard. Take this first/left exit and after approximately 1 mile, turn left into Hornells Corner. The property can be found on the right hand side after approximately 500 yards. Read more

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Walkers People & Property

90 High Street




United Kingdom

Tel: 01277 355005