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  • Traditional Essex Village
  • High Level of Specification with 5,470 sq ft of Versatile Accommodation
  • Attractive blend of Contemporary and Period Style Features
  • Large Reception Hall and 3 Reception Rooms
  • Superb Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Large Utility/Boot Room and Cloakroom
  • Master Bedroom Suite with Balcony, Dressing Room and En-Suite Bathroom
  • 5 Further Double Bedrooms (2 En-Suite),
  • Family Bathroom and Studio/Gym
  • Gated Driveway, Parking, Double Garage and Car Port
  • Attractive Landscaped Garden with Garden Stores
  • In all about 0.33 acres (stls)


An impressive 5,470 sq ft contemporary family home in a highly commutable village with a private landscaped garden extending to 0.33 acres. Reception Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room/Home Office, Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room, Utility/Boot Room, Cloakroom. Galleried Landing, Master Bedroom with Balcony, Dressing Room and En-Suite Bathroom, Five Further Double Bedrooms (Two En-Suite), Family Bathroom and Studio/Gym. Gated Driveway with Parking, Double Garage, Car Port, Garden Stores and Landscaped Garden. The Property Ashbee House is a substantial and beautifully presented individual family house with attractive landscaped gardens extending to 0.33 acres (sts). One of just four impressive homes built by Enterprise Heritage in Great Chesterford in 2016, the property delivers a sustainable home built for modern living with a blend of traditional and modern styles. Arranged over three floors, this attractive and superbly located period style property has rendered and hanging tile elevations over a brick plinth under a peg tiled roof, with a wealth of charming features including bay windows, open fireplaces and high ceilings. Finished to an exceptionally high standard with the benefit of a 10 year NHBC warranty, the house incorporates the latest 21st century technology, with Legrand Arteor Home Automation system, security alarm, CCTV, underfloor heating to the ground floor and bath/shower rooms and energy saving features including air source heat pumps and photovoltaic solar panels. The beautifully presented and flexible accommodation is light and spacious, ideal for family living and entertaining, with a stunning vaulted reception hall with full height windows, well proportioned reception rooms, generously sized integrated kitchen/breakfast/family room with bi-fold doors to the garden, large utility/boot room and cloakroom. The property has an impressive master bedroom suite with French balcony, dressing room and luxurious en-suite bathroom, five further double bedrooms (two en-suite), large family bathroom and studio/gym. Outside Ashbee House is approached through an electronically operated gated entrance with a gravel driveway providing turning and parking for several vehicles and access to the car port and double garage. The alarmed double garage has two up and over electric doors to the front and double doors to the rear providing machinery access to the garden. The front of the property is enclosed by picket fencing and hedging with small lawns bordered by slate pathways and well stocked shrub beds. Wooden pedestrian gates to both sides of the house lead to the garden. The superb and private landscaped garden to the rear is predominantly laid to lawn with a variety of shrubs and bushes, established trees, ornamental pond and large slate terrace, ideal for relaxing and al fresco entertaining. There are three useful garden stores, water taps, outside and sensored lighting and power points to the garden. Location Ashbee House is situated in the picturesque and tranquil village of Great Chesterford. Highly commutable, Great Chesterford has a range of amenities including a GP surgery, Church of England Primary School, bakery/deli/coffee shop, two public houses. Just half a mile away, Great Chesterford railway station has services to Cambridge in 16 minutes and London in 1 hour 10 minutes. The quaint market town of Saffron Walden is just a 10 minute drive, with its many delightful small shops nestled alongside high street names, cafes and restaurants and a choice of secondary education. The hi-tech University City of Cambridge offers further shopping, recreation and culture and has a wide choice of highly regarded educational facilities. Freeport Braintree Outlet Shopping and its extended leisure and recreational facilities is only a 40 minute drive away. The M11, A11 and A14 road networks are close by making the neighbouring counties of Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Hertfordshire most accessible. For the commuter there are fast and regular train services to London Liverpool Street and London Stansted International Airport is a convenient 20 minute drive. - Great Chesterford train station 0.5 mile - Saffron Walden 4 miles - Audley End train station 5 miles (55 minutes to London Liverpool Street) - Cambridge 13 miles - Newmarket 16 miles - Stansted Airport 19 miles - London 52 miles (distances approximate)