Colemans Lane, Danbury
| £1,250,000

Located along a private lane which leads to Lingwood Common, a National Trust protected woodland is this substantial & unusual detached residence set on a stunning 0.85 acre westerly aspect plot close to the heart of Danbury village centre. Along with 4/5 bedrooms and three bathrooms, there is also an abundance of entertaining and family living space offering four reception rooms including a superb TV/Media room (see agents note). Recently there is the addition of a quite stunning orangery which leads from the high specification modern kitchen. Large separate utility, games/hobby room and a cloakroom. Externally the gardens are 'park like' and include a summerhouse, covered BBQ pergola and various garden buildings. The property is most versatile for those who are seeking annex accommodation for in-laws or older teenagers. Danbury is conveniently placed for commuters with the A12 and other major roads a short drive away. Chelmsford city centre is also with easy reach by car or the regular park and ride service available at Sandon. The village offers a host of amenities and some highly sought after schools with this property being in the usual Danbury Park catchment area. Energy rating E.

Location Note

The house is within easy access of local shops, amenities, two Preparatory Schools (Heathcote in Danbury itself and Elm Green in Little Baddow) and two state schools including Danbury Park Primary School (rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2013). The village is surrounded by a wealth of National Trust woodland, including the historic landscape of Danbury Park (a former medieval deer park). Only six miles due west of Danbury is the city of Chelmsford and its excellent choice of facilities, which include two outstanding Grammar Schools, shopping centre, and a station on the main line into London Liverpool Street. To the east is the market town of Maldon with it's bustling High Street and historic Hythe Quay. The A12 and Sandon Park & Ride service (popular with commuters and shoppers) are just a couple of miles away.


Master Bedroom

5.92m x 5.00m (19'5 x 16'5)

Two double windows with views over the gardens and woodlands beyond. Two double built in wardrobes. Two double radiators Door to:


Obscure glazed window and contemporary vertical radiator. Four piece luxury suite comprising of a 'stand alone' double ended oval bath with wall integrated taps, large shower cubicle with glass screens and rainfall shower head, wash hand basin set into high gloss storage unit, part concealed wc. Part tiled walls.

Bedroom 2

5.31m x 3.61m (17'5 x 11'10)

Dual aspect bedroom with a window to front and rear with views over the garden. Built in double wardrobe. Two radiators.

Bedroom 3

4.34m x 3.76m (14'3 x 12'4)

Another dual aspect bedroom with window to side and rear overlooking the gardens and woodland beyond. Built in double wardrobe. Double radiator.

Bedroom 4

3.66m x 2.69m (12' x 8'10)

Window to rear with garden views. Built in double wardrobe. Radiator.

Dressing/Nursery Area

2.62m x 2.46m (8'7 x 8'1)

Window to front. Airing cupboard housing water cylinder and shower pumps. Radiator. Access to the master bedroom and bedroom three.

Family Bathroom

3.61m x 2.67m (11'10 x 8'9)

Obscure glazed window to rear. Fully tiled walls and floor. Suite comprising bath set into tiled surround with shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, wc, large walk-in shower cubicle with glass screens and rainfall shower head. Heated towel rail.

Gallery Style Landing

4.65m x 2.46m (15'3 x 8'1)

Two windows to the front. Access to roof space with loft ladder. Radiator. Staircase to ground floor.


Reception Hall

Solid wood entrance door with matching side windows. Stairs to first floor. Understairs cupboard. Radiator with feature cover and further double radiator. Large store cupboard. Contrasting Amtico & oak flooring.


Obscure glazed window to front. Suite comprising wash hand basin set onto high gloss storage unit and wc. Radiator. Oak flooring.


5.31m x 3.61m (17'5 x 11'10)

Dual aspect lounge with window to front and projected bay window to rear. Limestone fireplace with inset gas fire and matching hearth and mantle. Recessed TV setting. Double radiator.

Garden/Hobby Room

3.96m x 3.51m (13 x 11'6)

Triple aspect patio doors to two sides and window to front. Radiator.

Family Room or Study

3.66m x 2.69m (12' x 8'10)

Window to rear overlooking the gardens. Radiator. Oak flooring.

Utility Room

3.61m x 2.92m (11'10 x 9'7)

Range of white high gloss base and wall units with matching larder style units. Laminate work surfaces. Single bowl sink unit. Space for washing machine & tumble dryer. Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator. UPVC door to rear garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

4.78m x 4.39m (15'8 x 14'5)

Window to rear and open plan to the orangery. A most wonderful fitted kitchen with a feature matching island unit and all appliances built in. Butler style 1 ½ bowl sink with engraved drainer to side. Comprehensive range of units with concealed lighting and drawers. Extensive granite work surfaces with matching upstands. Two built-in Neff ovens, Neff induction hob and Neff extractor hood above. Integrated dishwasher. American style Family Hub Smart fridge freezer with touch TV while you cook! Two radiators with feature covers, pelmet lighting, Karndean flooring, doorway to sitting area and open plan to:


6.17m x 3.91m (20'3 x 12'10)

A truly inspiring room opening onto the gardens and absolutely ideal for entertaining family and friends. Brick and upvc double glazed construction with large roof lantern. Fitted high gloss units incorporating integrated fridge and freezer, warming drawer and wine fridge. Karndean flooring, doors to garden.

Sitting Area

4.37m x 3.91m max (14'4 x 12'10 max)

Window and door to front, built-in store cupboard, door to:

TV & Media Room

5.26m x 4.75m (17'3 x 15'7)

Two windows to front and double French doors to rear garden. Two double radiators. Solid wood floor. Door to shower room. NOTE FROM THE SELLERS: Rayleigh Hifi installed Control 4 Smart Room, with 5.1 AV surround sound and programmable integrated lighting. Also with Sonos.

Shower Room/wc

Window to rear. Enclosed shower cubicle, wash hand basin, wc. Radiator, extractor fan, tiled walls and floor.



Sweeping brick driveway with parking for numerous cars set behind mature hedging. Lawn areas with many mature shrubs and trees.

Rear Gardens

Beautiful 'park like' gardens with many mature tress both within and beyond the boundaries. The garden is mainly lawn and flanks the property to all sides. Large raised full width brick terrace stretching across the rear of the house. Feature wooden covered BBQ pergola on a paved terrace with power and downlighters. Large timber garden store/workshop, 21'6 x 10' with power. Two further gardens store sheds.
Summerhouse: 20' x 13' Currently used as a games room but most ideal as a home office. Power and light.


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 themselves 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.

Floorplan for Colemans Lane, Danbury
EPC Graph for Colemans Lane, Danbury