1 the old barn is located on the Wood Hall Estate which is almost equidistant between two of the most highly regarded villages in West Essex, Clavering and Arkesden. The barn is situated in an elevated position in the centre of the estate, off a private driveway and is at the end of a terrace of three barns. Constructed of timber frame with weather boarded elevations under a tiled roof, the barn is Grade II Listed, considered to be of architectural and historical merit. The accommodation features a number of heavily timber rooms, perhaps the most impressive is the sitting room which has a fireplace, a vaulted roof and an almost full length glazed window. The kitchen/breakfast room lies at the back of the house, there is also a dining room and ground floor cloakroom. On the first floor, there are 5 bedrooms an en suite shower room and family bathroom.
Outside, to the front there is a generous parking area for numerous vehicles, and a low brick retaining wall. There is also a single garage en bloc. At the back of the house there is west facing garden with a paved terrace and an area of lawn, well screened by mature hedging.
Agents note: For those unfamiliar with Arkesden it is worth spending a little time looking around this picturesque village
arkesden is a highly regarded North West Essex village with its mixture of period and modern properties set amidst undulating countryside. Facilities include a church, the Axe and Compasses Inn, village hall and a playing field. The village of Clavering is 2 miles away and has a village shop, Inns and primary school. The historic market town of Saffron Walden lies 7 miles distant offering a range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities, and the City of Cambridge lies to the north. The mainline railway station at Audley End (3 miles) has commuter services to London (Liverpool Street).