Mulberry House is located within the centre of the picturesque village, a short walk from the local pub and primary school; however once inside the gates, the property is incredibly private and cannot be overlooked from any direction, with this situation, this is the perfect home for a growing family, as it comes with flexible secondary accommodation and enclosed gardens around the main house.
The history of the property is apparent in the notable period features; however, it has been sympathetically and lovingly restored to a fantastic standard. The modern features have also been extended to the grounds, as wifi can be accessed throughout all 4.5 acres of the property and there is three-phase electricity installed, in preparation for the charging of electric vehicles.
The main residence showcases fine period features, which include high ceilings, sash windows, exposed beams and original fireplaces. An elegant reception hall leads through to all main reception rooms on the ground floor, to include, a recently refurbished open plan kitchen and breakfast room, snug, formal sitting room, dining room and library.
There are two further floors, the first with a potential six bedrooms, one of which is currently used as a study/music room. The third floor encompasses three further potential bedrooms, one of which is currently used as a cinema room and another as a workshop/study. An impressive wine cellar can be accessed via the kitchen. Adjacent to the main residence is a detached three bedroom cottage, which provides brilliant secondary accommodation, comprising a sitting room, garden room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, shower room and three bedrooms.
There are a number of outbuildings to Mulberry House, to include an impressive garden studio perfect for entertaining, with a kitchenette and two sets of French doors leading into the walled garden. There is a separate studio/workshop, with separate cloakroom, a three bay cart lodge, a potting shed and greenhouse.
The grounds and gardens are a particular feature of Mulberry House, there are 'in and out driveways with a turnaround driveway centred around a large Mulberry tree. There is a beautiful walled garden, bordered with a crinkle crankle wall and the garden studio. An iron gate leads from the walled garden to an expanse of lawn, leading through to a woodland area which has been landscaped to provide different areas throughout and include a wild flower meadow and a stream. There is an ornate pond, with sunken garden surrounding and a separate rose garden, to name a few aspects of the grounds themselves.
• Grade II listed
• Mains water, gas, electricity & drainage
• Oil Fired Central Heating
• Braintree District Council
• Band E