A grade II listed 16th century manor house with Georgian front addition built circa. 1763. A unique property of immense character occupies a wonderful secluded plot over one acre. The house stands in landscaped gardens providing an opportunity to purchase a home within minutes of Thorpe Bay Broadway, a short walk from the seafront and nearby to railway stations for easy commuting to London. The property has not been available on the market,for purchase, for over 30 years.
Accomodation The house offers excellent family living accommodation with the flexibility of six reception rooms, four bedrooms, bathroom and en suite shower room on the 1st floor and a further two bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Ground Floor Georgian entrance door under a canopy to hall Sitting room Dining room Inner reception hall leading to Snug/ Family room Parlour/ Music room Study (formally the dairy) Cloakroom and staircase leading to; Wine cellar Rear wing with kitchen Bakery/ Reception Utility room Main staircase and rear Elizabethen staircase both leading to the first floor First Floor Four bedrooms Bathroom En-suite shower room to master bedroom Staircase to: Second Floor Two bedrooms
Outside The plot sits on just over 1 acre of land and includes beautiful walled gardens with two sheds, Greenhouse, cold frames and fish pond. A double garage is approached from the private driveway with parking space for up to 10 cars approx. The walled garden has a Grade 11 listed bee house with conical roof set in sweeping lawns, mixed borders with unusual shrubs and trees. Rose beds, shrubbery dry garden and terrace areas for sitting. Recently featured in Amateur Garden and Essex Life Magazines, and for the last five years has been open for the National Garden Scheme. During the months of April - May there are some 4,000 tulips compliment a light colourful rose garden in summer.
Features Exceptional Manor House. Superb 1 acre secluded plot. Beautiful magazine featured gardens. Double garage with parking for 10 cars. Walking distance to Thorpe Bay & Shoeburyness promenade. Six reception rooms. Excellent family accommodation. Many fine features. Two feature Inglenook fireplaces. Wine cellar