Oak Hill Road, Stapleford Abbotts


  • bedrooms4
  • bathrooms3
  • receptions4

A very appealing, bright and spacious extended family home situated on a southerly 0.9818 acre plot (stls) in a prime location within this desirable village. This property has the benefit of a detached brick built garage capable of housing six vehicles, though plans have been approved by Epping District Council to convert this building into separate annexe living accommodation, if required.


From a sheltered entrance steps rise to double wooden front doors with obscure glazed panels to either side. These open to:

Reception Hall - 5.59m max x 4.60m max (18'4 max x 15'1 max)

A magnificent and very spacious entrance from which a spindle balustrade staircase rises to the first floor landing. Ornate cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator with bespoke ornamental cover. Door to storage cupboard. Wood effect Amtico flooring. Doors to:-

Sitting Room - 7.32m x 4.88m (24' x 16')

A lovely sunny room drawing light from a wide six casement double glazed window to the front elevation and another large double glazed window to the side. Two radiators each with decorative covers. Ornate cove cornice to ceiling and decorative ceiling rose. A central focal point is a gas coal effect fire within a natural limestone surround and hearth. This room leads into the:-

Dining Room - 3.96m reducing 3.12m x 3.35m (13' reducing 10'3 x 11')

An excellent dining room of an ideal size for evening entertaining. Fitted with a UPVC double glazed window which provides panoramic views of extensive surrounding gardens. Radiator with ornamental cover. Cove cornice to ceiling. Decorative ceiling rose.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 6.71m x 3.66m (22' x 12')

A beautifully appointed kitchen and very much the hub of this large family home. The kitchen has been extensively fitted along three sides with a range of cream coloured units that comprise cupboards, drawers and matching wall cabinets all complemented by a long black granite work service. There is a substantial island unit with a granite top capable of providing seating for four people with ease. Inset one and a quarter bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Double oven. Five ring gas hob with concealed extractor hood fitted above. Integrated refridgerator and dishwasher to remain. UPVC double glazed window faces the 300' southerly rear garden. Ornate cove cornice to ceiling. Part tiling to walls. Radiator with decorative cover. Connecting door to sitting room. The kitchen/breakfast room is open to the family/dining area.

Family/Dining Area - 5.79m x 2.51m (19' x 8'3)

An excellent companion to the kitchen/breakfast room. Fitted with double glazed french doors which lead to the Southerly garden terrace and a four casement UPVC double glazed window to the rear. Continuation of ornate cove cornice to ceiling and also wood effect Amtico flooring from the kitchen/breakfast room. Radiator with ornamental cover. Matching units from the kitchen run across the far wall and provide additional storage and also conceal the gas fired boiler. These two rooms together provide a significant and very spacious open plan hub to this family home. Leading off is the:-

Utility Room - 3.66m x 1.83m (12' x 6')

A very practical space fitted with cupboards and matching wall cabinets. Inset into the complementing roll edge worktop is a one and a quarter bowl single drainer white ceramic butler style sink unit with chromium mixer tap and tiled splashbacks above. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer and recess for additional fridge-freezer. To the far end of the room doors open to provide extensive shelving and storage space.

Games Room - 6.48m x 4.62m reducing to 3.66m (21'3 x 15'2 reducing to 12')

A frequently enjoyed and versatile room currently used as a pool room and fitted with attractive light painted wainscoating. Spotlights and ornate cove cornice to ceiling. A double glazed bay window to the front and UPVC double glazed window to the side draw maximum light into this room. Two radiators. A cupboard to the far corner accommodates the fuse box and meters.

Family Bathroom - 3.96m x 3.66m (13' x 12')

A luxuriously appointed bathroom with obscure double glazed window to the side elevation with feature radiator below. Part tiling to walls with contrasting metallic mosaic style border with matching tiles to the floor. This room has been fitted with a back to wall WC, vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard fitted below. To the centre is a freestanding bath. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling.

First Floor Landing -

A broad landing which is illuminated by a double glazed skylight window to the front elevation fitted above the stairwell. Ornate cove cornice to ceiling. Double doors open to the airing cupboard containing the hot water tank and slatted shelving.

Master Bedroom - 6.40m max x 5.38m max (21' max x 17'8 max)

A bright and spacious bedroom fitted with a pair of UPVC double glazed french doors with panels to either side that open to the private balcony overlooking the surrounding gardens below. UPVC double glazed dormer window to the front elevation and additional skylight window to the rear. Running along an entire wall are a range of built-in wardrobes that provide excellent hanging space. Cove cornice to ceiling. Radiator with ornamental cover.

Private Balcony - 14.33m x 3.05m (47' x 10')

An attractive feature which has timber decking and runs across the entire rear of the property overlooking the surrounding gardens and countryside beyond.

En-suite Shower Room -

A tastefully appointed en-suite equipped with a double shower enclosure. Close coupled WC. Vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboards and drawers below with matching wall cabinets and mirror above. Tiling to floor and to full ceiling height. Spotlights and ornate cove cornice to ceiling. UPVC obscure double glazed window to rear elevation. Heated towel rail. Shaver point.

Bedroom Two - 4.95m x 3.30m (16'3 x 10'10)

A large bedroom situated at the front of the property with a UPVC double glazed window overlooking the extensive 165'' deep front garden. Radiator with contemporary style cover. Built-in wardrobe provide practical hanging and shelving space.

Bedroom Three - 4.27m x 3.15m reducing to 2.49m (14' x 10'4 reducing to 8'2)

UPVC double glazed window to the front elevation. Radiator. Built-in wardrobe fitted with hanging rail and shelving.

Bedroom Four - 4.32m max x 3.05m max (14'2 max x 10' max)

Accessed from the landing through a pair of double doors, this bedroom has a UPVC double glazed door with windows to either side that open to the rear balcony overlooking the South facing plot. Radiator. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling.

Shower Room -

Contemporary style shower room fitted with a wide wet room style walk in shower with rainwater drench head and hand-held shower attachment. Close coupled WC. White vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and modern style gloss drawers below and matching wall mounted cupboard with shelving. Tiling to floor and to walls with mosaic effect border. Contemporary style radiator. Spotlights to ceiling. UPVC double glazed window to side elevation and an additional double glazed skylight window to rear. Shaver point.


Garage/Annexe Accommodation - 13.51m x 5.36m (44'4 x 17'7)

This substantial detached building was built with footings adequate to stand another floor, if required. As previously mentioned, plans have been approved by the Epping District Council to convert this building into annexe accommodation which would still incorporate a double garage to the front. Currently being used for garaging and can accommodate six vehicles. Fitted with UPVC double glazed windows to the side elevation and doors that provide access from both the front and rear gardens. Power and light. Charcoal tiling to the floor. Additional storage within the rafters.

Additonal Outbuildings/Storage -

Previously a pool house, this building provides excellent storage facility for garden furniture. It has been fitted with power and light. Wood effect laminate flooring. Adjoining this is an additional storage room which has internal dimensions of 18'7 x 10'7 and is also of brick construction, fitted with power and light. A good place to store garden equipment.

The Grounds -

The grounds like the entire property have been maintained to the very highest of standards. The overall plot measures 0.9818 acre (stls) and approaches 500' in depth.

The Rear Garden -

The Southerly rear garden measures 300' in depth by 85' in width. It is in sunshine throughout the entire day and consists of a very large lawn planted with an established array of trees that provide a good degree of seclusion and privacy throughout. Adjoining the rear of the house is a spacious stone terrace with raised flower beds retained by railway sleepers. The terrace is partially retained by a low level charcoal coloured brick wall with inset brick lights. The terrace incorporates a large pergola with seating area below. The whole garden is bordered by neat 6' evergreen hedging and has been planted with an interesting assortment of mature shrubs and plants, man of which are spring flowering, that serve to provide a most attractive garden setting. These include ceanothus, rhododendron, magnolias, wisteria and many others, too numerous to detail. Outside tap. Architectural lighting. Access to the front from either side of the property.

Front Garden -

The property is set back from the road and is approached through timber gates by a 165' long driveway capable of providing off-street parking for many vehicles with ease. There are two large landscaped lawn areas with herbaceous borders and three well stocked flower beds. This property is screened from the road by a varied assortment of established willow, oak and hornbeam trees, to name a few. To one side of the property there are double wooden gates which separate a large car port that has dimensions of 24'7 x 15', fitted with lighting, from the rear garden.

Agents Note -

In accordance with Section 21 of the Estate Agents Act of 1979 we are required to disclose to prospective purchasers that a connected person has a personal interest in the sale of this property.
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