Stow Road, Purleigh
| £900,000

Situated in this HIGHLY POPULAR and SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION, Little Canneys sits on an VERY LARGE PLOT (approx 0.65 Acres) on the corner of Stow Road and Haggs Lane, more importantly any interested applicants will have the benefit of purchasing TWO PROPERTIES. The main house, Little Canneys is approximately 300 years old and offers a wealth of character throughout. The main house offers FOUR double BEDROOMS, en suite shower, family bathroom, 32ft DINING/ENTERTAINING room, STUDY, LOUNGE with FIREPLACE and burner, kitchen and utility. The pool house has a separate entrance and driveway, the main pool room is 38ft with SWIMMING POOL, storage and wc. The main living quarters is impressive and offers plenty of space. As well as the pool room the ground floor comprises of 21ft KITCHEN with Utility Room, 30ft SITTING ROOM with THREE DOUBLE BEDROOMS, EN SUITE and BATHROOM on the FIRST FLOOR. There is also planning permission for the main house and additional land available by separate negotiation. EPC: E



Stairs leading to the first floor, wealth of exposed beams.

Entrance Hall

Double banked radiator, exposed beams.

Dining Hall

9.75m x 6.58m (32' x 21'7)

A bright room with sealed unit double glazed French doors to the rear elevation leading to and overlooking the rear garden. Two further sealed unit double glazed sash windows to the side elevation. Wealth of exposed beams to the ceiling, two double banked radiators.


6.76m x 3.91m (22'2 x 12'10)

A feature of the room is the large, floor to ceiling red brick fireplace with bressumer beam above and inset log burner. Attractive exposed beams to the walls and ceiling. Two sealed unit double glazed windows to the front elevation, sealed unit double glazed bay window to the side elevation. Door through to the study.


4.06m x 2.49m (13'4 x 8'2)

Double glazed sealed unit French doors to the rear elevation leading to and overlooking the rear garden. Double banked radiator.


5.33m x 2.72m (17'6 x 8'11)

A range of free standing base units providing ample storage areas. Further unit incorporating a stainless steel sink with cupboard below. Tiled floor, space for fridge/freezer, plumbing for automatic washing machine or dishwasher. Space for range style cooker with extractor hood above. Radiator. Three windows to the rear elevation overlooking the rear garden

Rear Lobby

Timber door giving access to the rear garden.

Downstairs WC

Low level wc, hand basin. Window to the rear aspect overlooking the rear garden. Single radiator.

Utility Room

With a Butler sink and plumbing for automatic washing machine, small storage area to the side.

First Floor Landing

Sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Door to eaves cupboard providing storage.

Bedroom One

4.11m x 3.96m (13'6 x 13')

Range of fitted wardrobes providing ample storage space and an over bed bridge unit providing additional cupboards. Further double wardrobe. Wealth of exposed beams, timber floor. Sealed unit double glazed sash window to the front elevation.

Bedroom Two

4.14m x 3.07m (13'7 x 10'1)

With exposed beams, sealed unit double glazed sash window to the front elevation, double banked radiator, vanity wash hand basin, built in shower cubicle with shower unit.

Bedroom Three

4.14m x 3.23m (13'7 x 10'7)

An L-shaped room with a wealth of exposed beams, double glazed sealed unit window to the front elevation. Built in wardrobe providing ample storage area,

Bedroom Four

4.22m x 2.59m (13'10 x 8'6)

Two sealed unit double glazed windows to the rear and side elevations, exposed beams, double banked radiator. Built in cupboard providing storage area.


White suit comprising wood panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal hand wash basin, low level flushing wc, bidet. Double glazed sealed unit window to the rear elevation with single radiator beneath.


To the rear of the property is a courtyard seating area with steps leading up to the lawned gardens with various established flower and shrub beds to the borders. To the left hand side of the property are timber gates giving access to off road parking for a number of vehicles. The concrete driveway continues around to the front of the property. Two large electronic gates giving access to the lane. Large timber shed.


Pool Room

11.58m;3.35m x 5.56m (38;11 x 18'3)

The swimming pool measures 30ft x 12ft and has a tiled walkways, six double glazed sealed unit windows, two sealed unit double glazed patio doors, six wall light points.

Cloakroom - The cloakroom is fully tiled and has a low level flushing wc, wash hand wash. Window to the side aspect.

Sauna - 1.96m x 1.30m (6'5" x 4'3") - Two seating areas, tiled floor. (Not tested).


A most impressive hallway has a feature stairway which splits to two landings. Double banked radiator, tiled floor. Cupboard housing the hot water system. Door to storage cupboard.

Downstairs WC

White two piece suite comprising a low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator.


9.32m x 5.82m (30'7 x 19'1)

A splendid room with an imposing red brick fireplace with large oak bressumer. Three panelled sealed unit patio doors including blinds giving access to and overlooking the rear garden. Two further double glazed sealed unit windows with blinds to the side elevation. Four double banked radiators, two further double glazed sealed unit windows with blinds to the side elevation. TV point, telephone point, wealth of exposed beams, timber floor.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

6.43m x 4.80m (21'1 x 15'9)

A superb range of base units providing ample storage space with granite work surfaces. Unit incorporating a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink, cupboards beneath. Central peninsular unit with cupboards and drawers plus wine rack, solid oak work surface. Space for fridge/freezer. Two sealed unit double glazed windows to the side elevation, further double glazed window including blind to the side elevation. Stable door giving access to the garden. Tiled floor. Classic Rangemaster with tiled splashback and large stainless steel extractor hood with light above. Wealth of exposed beams. Two double radiators. Walk-in cupboard. Door to utility room.


White butler sink with cupboards beneath, granite work surfaces, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer. Tiling to dado rail height, tiled floor.

First Landing

Two double fitted wardrobes providing ample storage. Large Velux skylight window with blind to the front elevation.

Bedroom One

6.27m x 4.55m (20'7 x 14'11)

Two Velux skylight windows including blinds, double banked radiator, two double built in wardrobes providing ample storage. Further Velux skylight window plus blind to the rear elevation with radiator beneath. Double glazed sealed unit French doors with a Juliette wrought iron balcony having views over the gardens. Door to en-suite.

En Suite

The shower room is fully tiled with a shower unit, white low level wc, wash hand basin, tiled floor, double banked radiator.


White panel enclosed bath with hot and cold taps, vanity hand wash basin with storage beneath and to one side, matching storage unit opposite. Low level wc. Sealed unit double glazed window with double banked radiator beneath.

Local Area

The property is situated on Stow Road between Stow Maries and Purleigh, which offer village facilities including a Parish Church and public houses. Nearby South Woodham Ferrers, lying less than 3.5 miles away offers a good range of shops, schools, amenities and social facilities as well as a branch line railway station with services into London Liverpool Street via Shenfield. A more extensive range of shops, schools and facilities can be found just over 6 miles away in the historic quayside town of Maldon. The nearest railway station can be found in North Fambridge, less than 3.5 miles away, providing branch line services into London Liverpool Street via Shenfield. For the golf enthusiast The Three Rivers Golf and Country Club is situated on the same road as the property.

Agents Note

These particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. All measurements are approximate. No responsibility is accepted as to the accuracy of these particulars or statements made by our staff concerning the above property. We have not tested any apparatus or equipment therefore cannot verify that they are in good working order. Any intending purchaser must satisfy him/herself as to the correctness of such statements within these particulars. All negotiations to be conducted through Church and Hawes. No enquiries have been made with the local authorities pertaining to planning permission or building regulations. Any buyer should seek verification from their legal representative or surveyor.

Planning Permission

17/00672/HOUSE | Proposed part single, part two storey rear extension to main dwelling (Scheme was previously approved under reference number: HOUSE/MAL/13/00913) | Little Canneys Stow Road Purleigh Essex CM3 6RS via

Agents Note: Land

Plot 2 is available (Approx 0.62 Acres) by separate negotiation.

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