Bicknacre Road, Danbury
| £1,750,000

GUIDE PRICE £1,750,000 - £1,850,000. STUNNING FAMILY HOME IN A MOST DESIRABLE SETTING SURROUNDED BY HISTORIC WOODLAND..... This executive home is nestled between the villages of Danbury & Bicknacre, and enjoys the amenities on offer from both. Internally the accommodation boasts four/five bedrooms and two bathrooms to the first floor and access to the loft room. To the ground floor are three reception rooms, shower room and a wonderful open plan kitchen diner. Externally, the property truly comes into its own, affording a generous two and a half acre plot with various outbuildings. Full planning permission has been granted to extend the existing house and also if desired to create a further dwelling within the grounds. Accessed via electric gates into a long sweeping driveway leading to the main house and garaging. Ideal for working from home, the property offers a hair salon/beauty parlour with three rooms and en-suite facilities. NO ONWARD CHAIN. 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.

Planning Permission Information

Originally built in 1883 the property has been considerably adapted and enlarged over the years and there are two further active planning applications granted. The first is for change of use of existing outbuilding to a single storey dwellinghouse including a single storey side extension. The permission was passed in March 2017 and the building works have commenced therefore planning remains active, planning number 17/00403/FUL details of which can be found on the Chelmsford council website. There is another planning application for demolition of swimming pool building and construction of a single storey rear and two storey side extension, planning number 20/00440/FUL again details can be found on Chelmsford council website.


Loft Room (2nd Floor)

5.99m x 2.03m (19'8 x 6'8)


Bedroom One

6.63m x 4.06m (21'9 x 13'4)

En Suite

2.46m x 1.93m (8'1 x 6'4)

Bedroom Two

6.22m x 3.56m (20'5 x 11'8)

Bedroom Three

3.66m x 3.12m (12' x 10'3)

Bedroom Four

3.66m x 1.98m (12' x 6'6)

Bedroom Five/Dressing Room

2.31m x 2.18m (7'7 x 7'2)

Family Bathroom

2.46m x 1.93m (8'1 x 6'4)


Entrance Hall/Lobby

4.72m x 3.68m (15'6 x 12'1)

Sung/Family Room

4.62m x 3.58m (15'2 x 11'9)

Kitchen Diner

6.40m x 6.10m (21' x 20')

Wet Room

1.96m x 1.83m (6'5 x 6')


6.22m x 3.73m (20'5 x 12'3)


Swimming Pool Building

11.58m x 6.40m (38' x 21)

Double Garage

6.53m x 5.72m (21'5 x 18'9)


3 rooms comprising main hair and nail room, treatment room, tanning booth with en suite facilities

Detached Barn

22.20m x 4.50m (72'10 x 14'9)

main room/bar area - 49'6 x 14'9
second room - 11'8 x 14'9
third room - 11'8 x 14'9 with en suite facilities

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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