Sheering Hall is an outstanding Grade II Listed country residence set within a 9 acre plot, surrounded by rolling countryside. The property is approached by a pretty country lane, and accessed via electronically operated gates with a long, sweeping gravel driveway leading to the front of the property, offering ample parking. Sheering Hall is steeped in history and has retained many of its original characteristic and period features, but offers extensive living accommodation, together with entertaining and studio facilities. There is also a bespoke heated, indoor swimming pool with gym. Within the grounds there is a hard-standing tennis court and football pitch. The property also benefits from a range of outbuildings/workshop and a separate, self-contained 3 bedroom annexe. EPC Exempt.
Sheering Hall sits on a private pretty country road which lies between Old Harlow and Hatfield Heath, which approximately 2.5 miles away and has a post office, public houses, and mini-market for your everyday requirements, whereas the busy town of Harlow, offers a more comprehensive range of amenities, including a good selection of shops, restaurants and schools and is 4.5 miles away. Mainline railway stations at Harlow Mill, Sawbridgeworth and Bishop s Stortford offer good services to London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. Junction 7 of the M11 is a short drive away, also giving road links to London and Cambridge. Stansted s International Airport is just over 10 miles away.
A gable-end covered porchway leads to a part-glazed double front door opening onto a grand entrance hallway with wooden flooring, ornate fireplace and feature beams to the walls and ceilings with a turned wooden staircase rising to the first floor. Doors lead through to a dual aspect lounge with wooden paneling to the walls and a large feature fireplace with wood burning stove. A further bright sitting room, also dual aspect, offers views over the gardens and there is a separate, spacious dining room. A further hallway from the main entrance hallway leads to the conservatory with patio doors leading out to the garden and patio area. The kitchen/breakfast room offers a range of wall and base units with granite work surfaces, a large Aga, granite tiled flooring with under floor heating and there is a separate breakfast area and a boot room with external door to the front of the side of the property, From the kitchen, there is a further reception/summer room with access to the rear garden. There are numerous, entertainment areas to this property, including its own fully equipped pub, cinema room and media and studio rooms. There is also an indoor heated swimming pool, with gym and sauna facilities attached to the property.
The First floor can be accessed by separate staircases, offering the ability to use this property as a home or potential as a business opportunity. There is a grand master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom with separate shower and a separate dressing area and a further 9 double bedrooms, family bathroom and three shower rooms. In addition there is staff accommodation comprising a double bedroom, shower room, living room and kitchen area.
The property sits within a private 9 acre plot which is predominantly laid to lawn with mature trees, shrubs and hedgerows, patio/entertainment areas to the side of the property and a large sweeping gravel driveway offering parking for numerous vehicles. There is a hard-standing tennis court and, a full-size football pitch. The property also benefits from a detached self-contained 3 bedroom coach house / annexe with sitting room, kitchen area and 2 shower rooms, with garaging below. In addition, there are further outbuildings, workshop and storage facilities.
Private drainage, oil fired central heating, water and electricity connected.
Epping Forest District Council
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