Daisy Cottage

Blackmore End, Braintree, United Kingdom
GBP|1500000GBP £1,500,000USD $1,999,560
MLS CHM210059
Web code QHTS
Status Active

Key Details

Total Beds
Full Baths
Lot Size (Acres / ft2)


An attractive, Grade II Listed, country cottage, with extensive accommodation, including outbuildings, set in an idyllic rural landscape. Includes 8 acres of gardens and paddocks. With its white rendered elevations, red-clay tiled roof and timber-framed construction, Daisy Cottage is believed to have origins in the 16th century and also served time as a public house. The property has been extended and renovated across the years and now provides an appealing home where character features blend perfectly with contemporary interior styling to provide a comfortable environment for a modern lifestyle. On the ground floor, reception rooms comprise a stunning sitting room,...

with inglenook fireplace and steps down into a partly-enclosed snug area with timber panels and exposed beams and posts. The adjacent study also features a fireplace, with a formal dining room accessed from the hallway offering the ideal setting for entertaining. An impressive kitchen/breakfast room has stone-tiled flooring, Shaker-style cabinetry, granite and wood work surfaces, with an island unit, and a stove within a brick-built surround with timber lintel. Two staircases give access to the four bedrooms, with the principal room having extensive wardrobe storage and an en-suite with contemporary fittings. There is a family bathroom with vintage fittings, including a free-standing, roll-top bath. This property has 8.3 acres of land. Outside The property is accessed on two sides, with one entrance leading onto a paved and gravelled driveway adjacent to the timber framed, weather boarded barn, and on the other a length of roadway leads to the stable block. The garden has areas laid to lawn, with manicured evergreen hedging, trellis, archways and pretty flower borders, along with mature shrubs and specimen trees, providing a haven in which to relax. There is a paved terrace offering opportunities for outdoor dining, which is enclosed by a brick-retaining wall with planting pocket and the garden and grounds enjoy an outlook to the surrounding stunning countryside.

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