Plumptre Lane, Danbury
| £1,000,000

An imposing detached residence set in a leafy lane on the south side of Danbury. Surrounded by National Trust woodland with Danbury common close by and therefore fantastic country walks on your doorstep. The property enjoys a south westerly plot approaching a quarter of an acre including a generous frontage with carriage driveway set behind twin gates and mature gardens to the rear. Internally the accommodation is over 2300 sq ft, with five bedrooms, study ursery and a family bathroom on the first floor. There are stairs to the second floor which comprises a games/loft room and loft storage space. The ground floor affords two good size reception rooms and an impressive 31' kitchen/diner plus utility. Plumptre Lane is set within the usual catchment area for the sought after Danbury Park primary school and bus stops to nearby secondary schools. Danbury village centre is within easy reach and offers a host of amenities such as a supermarket, public houses dentists and medical centre. Chelmsford city centre is within 10-15 minutes drive and offers a direct commute to London Liverpool Street. Should you prefer to commute by car, A12 access is within 6 minutes drive, this provides access to major road networks. 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.


Games Room/Loft Room

4.45m x 2.82m (14'7 x 9'3)

Velux window to side. Various store cupboards. Door to remaining loft area with potential for conversion (subject to necessary consents) Staircase to first floor.


Bedroom One

6.07m x 3.63m into wardrobes (19'11 x 11'11 into wardrobes)

Window to rear with far reaching views. Range of fitted wardrobes. T.V point. Radiator. door to

En Suite

Obscured window to rear. Fully tiled. Corner shower cubicle with wall mounted shower controls. Wash hand basin built into vanity unit with storage under. W.C. Heated towel rail

Bedroom Two

4.34m x 3.63m (14'3 x 11'11)

Bay window to front and fitted wardrobes. Radiator

Bedroom Three

3.66m x 3.63m (12' x 11'11)

Window to front and radiator.

Bedroom Four

3.68m x 3.58m (12'1 x 11'9)

Window to rear with far reaching views. Built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom Five

2.74m x 2.69m (9' x 8'10)

Window to front and built-in wardrobe. Radiator.


2.57m x 2.08m (8'5 x 6'10)

Obscured window to side and radiator.

Family Bathroom

4.04m x 2.69m (13'3 x 8'10)

Window to rear. Part Tiled. Walk in double width shower cubicle with twin shower heads and wall mounted controls. Wash hand basin built into vanity unit with storage under and mirrored cabinet over. Enclosed bath with wall mounted controls, centre tap and retractable shower hose. W.C. heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Tiled floor with underfloor heating.


Staircase with spindled balustrade to second and ground floor.


Entrance Hall

4.83m mx x 2.54m (15'10 mx x 8'4)

Accessed via wooden front door with obscure glazed windows to side. Stairs to first floor. Under stairs cupboard and boot cupboard. Radiator. Door to


W.C. Pedestal wash hand basin. Extractor fan. Radiator. Airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

Family Room

4.37m x 3.66m (14'4 x 12')

Bay window to front. Fireplace with inset cast iron grate and limestone surround, hearth and mantle. Radiator.


6.05m x 3.63m (19'10 x 11'11)

Double doors to rear patio with windows to side. Radiator.

Kitchen Diner

9.65m x 3.61m (31'8 x 11'10)

Dual aspect with window to front and double doors to rear garden. Two seating areas. Range of oak units to eye and base level with under counter lighting to eye level units. Large Falcon extractor fan with stainless steel splash back over space for range oven. Recessed area for american style fridge freezer. Glazed display units. Granite work surface with matching up stand. Centre piece island with opaque glazed seating area and granite work surface, inset twin bowl sinks with macerator, engraved drainer to side. Integral Smeg dishwasher. Integral fridge. Recessed area for T.V. Large dining area. Tiled floor with under floor heating. Door to


2.74m x 1.60m (9' x 5'3)

Door and window to rear gardenl. Solid wood work surface with inset butler sink. Fitted base and wall units. Cupboard with plumbing for washing machine. Second cupboard housing oil fired boiler and water softener.



10.11m x 3.07m (33'2 x 10'1)

Up and over door. Power and light connected. Door to rear garden.

Rear Garden

approx 35.05m (approx 115')

Large patio. Laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders. Various trees. Side access to front. Rear access to garage. Outside tap.

Front Garden

Plot measures 192' depth x 57' average width.Carriage block paved drive set behind twin electric gates with ample parking. Access to garage and rear garden.

Agents Notes

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.

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