Hyde Lane, Danbury
| £1,800,000

Totaling nearly 5000 square feet of accommodation is this fine established family residence dating from the 1930's and located in one of Danbury's most favoured locations. Set along a tree lined country lane, within walking distance of Danbury village centre, the property affords a mature half acre plot with extensive parking behind electric gates. Over recent years the property has undergone considerable improvements and now features a stunning interior in a very high order throughout. The ground floor has been re-designed with an open plan feel and comprises of 5/6 reception rooms plus a fantastic kitchen breakfast room and large laundry room. There is also a games/childrens room of considerable size which lends itself to variety of uses such as an annexe, cinema, home office or gym. Upstairs are five large bedrooms, four en-suite bathrooms and a family bathroom. The rear garden (120' x 95') is westerly facing and completely private, This truly is a remarkable character home located in a wonderful private setting. Energy rating D.

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 five miles due east of Danbury is the city of Chelmsford and its excellent choice of facilities, which include two outstanding Grammar Schools, bustling shopping centre, and a station on the main line into London Liverpool Street. The A12 & A130 are just a couple of miles away.

Specification Note

Underfloor Heating to Majority of Ground Floor
Gas Central Heating
Oak Internal Doors
Brick Paved Driveway for Numerous Vehicles
External BBQ/Entertaining Hut
Smart Lighting System to Some Rooms
Electric Roller Blinds in Most Bedrooms & Study
Electric Gates with Intercom
Security Alarm



Master Suite

5.44m x 4.06m (17'10 x 13'4)

Dual aspect room with oak floor and air conditioning unit doors to Dressing Room & En-Suite.

Dressing Room

Extensive range of wardrobes and drawer storage units. Oak floor.


Completely re-modelled and re-fitted in 2021. Luxurious suite including a large shower cubicle with floor drain, twin wash hand basins set onto a 'floating' storage unit. Contrasting porcelain wall tiles and under floor heating.

Bedroom Two

4.60m x 3.66m (15'1 x 12')

Fitted wardrobes, door to:


Modern suite including large shower cubicle, fully tiled.

Bedroom Three

4.83m x 4.04m (15'10 x 13'3)

With fitted wardrobes, oak floor and an air conditioning unit. Door to:


Three piece suite with shower cubicle.

Bedroom Four

4.60m x 3.84m > 3.28m (15'1 x 12'7 > 10'9)

Fitted wardrobes. Door to:


Completely re-modelled and re-fitted in 2021. Luxurious three piece suite. Porcelain marble effect wall tiles.

Bedroom Five

5.79m x 2.59m (19' x 8'6)

(originally two bedrooms)

Family Bathroom

Completely re-modelled and re-fitted in 2021. Luxurious four piece suite with contrasting porcelain wall tiles.


Built-in linen cupboard and further cupboard housing a large pressurised hot water cylinder. Stairs with feature glass balustrade and oak handrail to ground floor.


The house has been undergone extensive refurbishment including converting part of the ground floor into an open plan style. This room and a majority of the ground floor is tiled with under floor heating.

Reception Hall

4.14m x 3.18m (13'7 x 10'5)

Cloakroom and built-in coats/shoes cupboard. Open to Snug & Music Room.


7.62mx 4.60m>4.04m (25'x 15'1>13'3)

Dual aspect room with double casement doors with matching side windows to the rear garden. Fireplace with stone surround and woodburner. Air conditioning unit, pocket sliding doors to Dining Room.


3.78m x 2.87m (12'5 x 9'5)

Fully fitted with a range of office furniture and professionally installed electrics.

Music Room

4.60m x 4.57m (15'1 x 15')

Fireplace with feature stone surround and woodburner. Stairs with feature glass balustrade and oak handrail to Games Room.


4.88m x 3.48m (16' x 11'5)

Open plan to Dining Room & door to Kitchen.

Dining/Family Room

6.88m x 3.40m (22'7 x 11'2)

A wonderful light room featuring three large fully sliding doors to the garden and ceiling lantern with electric blind. Air conditioning unit. Open plan to:

Kitchen Breakfast Room

8.31m x 4.06m (27'3 x 13'4)

A high quality hand crafted fitted kitchen affording an Aga with attached Aga companion! Also including extensive storage units and granite work surfaces. Integrated appliances & double built-in larder cupboard. Breakfast area overlooking the rear garden. Door to:

Laundry Room

4.95m 4.06m (16'3 13'4)

Probably the best Laundry/Utility Room we've ever seen! With feature bay window to front. Storage units and integrated appliances. Cupboard housing Vaillant boiler. Oak floor and door to exterior.

Games/Multi-Purpose Room

9.09m x 6.35m (29'10 x 20'10)

A fantastic room accessed from the Music Room. Ideal either as one room or conversion into multiple rooms for a variety of uses such as an Annexe, Cinema, Gym, Home Offices. Double fully glazed casement doors with side windows lead out to a private terrace with steps to the rear garden. Spiral staircase up to:

Rear Lobby

6.58m x 2.34m (21'7 x 7'8)

Another versatile room with a door to the garden & garage. Door to:

Wet Room

Fully tiled with a shower unit and floor drain. Wash hand basin and wc.

Double Garage

Electric sectional up and over door, boarded loft for storage. Second Vaillant boiler.



Extensive brick driveway parking for numerous vehicles access via electric entrance gates. Various trees and shrubs.

Westerly Facing Rear Garden

approx 36.58m x 28.96m (approx 120' x 95')

A beautifully maintained and most private garden commencing with a large porcelain patio which leads to the lawn. Many mature trees and shrubs. Large BBQ building.

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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