Situated towards the end of this desirable, tree-lined lane in the popular village of Margaretting, 'Farthings' boasts a private plot of circa 3 acres (stls) with living accommodation in excess of 4,400 sq ft and extra ancillary accommodation of almost 1,300 sq ft, which incorporates a one/two bedroom annexe, home office, and large studio.
Consent has also been granted to create two separate, modern dwellings within the plot, utilising the existing structure together with some new additions. Digital visualisations are provided, with full information available via the Chelmsford City Council Planning Portal, reference number 19/01514/FUL. The principal house is designed to provide 3,900 sq ft of accommodation, with the neighbouring house offering 1,630 sq ft.
Approached via a sweeping, gated driveway, this sizeable house is set discreetly within its plot, oriented to the south west to take full advantage of the sun. Moving inside, the property offers an individual and interesting layout, cleverly extended over the years and commencing with an impressive hallway with curved staircase. A total of four reception rooms provide a superb living area to the ground floor, in addition to a large studio / gym of almost 23ft x 20ft, with separate external access, ideal for visitors.
The first floor is accessed via a sweeping staircase within a curved stairwell, leading to four of the five bedrooms, two of which feature en-suite facilities in addition to a family bathroom. The principal bedroom also enjoys a dressing room.
This expansive home offers myriad options for potential purchasers, whether that's to create two separate dwellings to suit individual needs; enjoying the current home; or to run a business from home. The property also offers superb scope as an enlarged single dwelling, subject to the necessary consents. Read more