Wickford ESSEX

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Large Four Bedroom House With Indoor Swimming Pool

One Bedroom Self-Contained Annexe 

Good Range Of Outbuildings and Equestrian Facilities

Eleven Stables & c.60m x 30m Manege

Just Over Nine Acres In All

Price Guide £1,000,000 Under OfferRef: EO4899


A detached period house with many original features retained including exposed beams and brickwork, mains gas central heating, double glazed windows and an ADT alarm system. There is the following accommodation with approx. room sizes:

Ground Floor

Main Entrance via porch with front door leading to:

Hall front window, tiled floor

Cloakroom WC, wash hand basin

Living Room  32’11 x 14’3 (about 10.3m x 4.4m) three front windows, exposed beams, central fireplace, with Study Area

Hall imposing rear window, wooden stairs to first floor

Kitchen 13’10 x 13’5 (about 4.2m x 4.1m) rear window, built-in range of base and eye level units with worksurfaces incorporating four ring gas hob, extractor hood, 1 ½ bowl  stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, plumbing for dishwasher, electric double oven

Utility Room 13’ x 7’3 (about 4m x 2.2m) rear window, external rear door, built-in range of base and eye level units, plumbing for washing machine

Dining Room 19’ x 14’2 (about 5.8m x 4.4m) rear window, external glazed double doors to garden, door to:

Pool Complex 34’3 x 26’4 (about 10.5m x 8m) including:

Swimming Pool 24’9 x 11’9 (about 7.6m x 3.6m)

Built-In Bar, sliding external doors to garden, electrically operated roof windows, sauna, jacuzzi, cupboard with filtration system, changing area, new thermostatically controlled Vaillant gas boiler

From the Hall stairs lead to the:

First Floor

Landing with doors to:

Bedroom 11’8 x 10’1 (about 3.6m x 3m) rear window, built-in wardrobe

Bedroom 14’ x 8’10 (about 4.3m x 2.7m) side window

Shower Room rear window, cubicle with mains shower, WC, wash hand basin with cupboards under, fully tiled walls

Bedroom 14’ x 10’9 narrowing to 9’ (about 4.3m x 3.3m)

Front window

Master bedroom 20’3 max x 14’1 (about 6.2m x 4.3m) front and side windows built-in wardrobes

Large Bathroom 14’2 x 11’5 (about 4.4m x 3.5m) rear window, corner bath, WC, bidet, two wash hand basins with cupboards under, airing cupboard

Self-Contained Annexe

The annexe adjoins the main house and has a communicating door from the utility room. It shares the same boiler as the main house and provides the following additional accommodation with approx. room sizes:

Living Room / Kitchen 23’8 x 10’ (about 7.2m x 3m) two side windows, front window, built-in base and eye level units, stainless steel sink, plumbing for washing machine, electric oven, four ring electric hob

Bedroom 11’6 x 8’7 (about 3.5m x 2.6m) front window

Bathroom 7’8 x 7’1 (about 2.4m x 2.1m) rear window, corner bath, bidet, WC, wash hand basin, tiled floor and walls

Price Guide £1,000,000Under OfferRef: EO4899


The property is set at the end of a no through lane and is well sheltered by mature trees and shrubs. Large lawned gardens surround the house and there is a rear terracotta tiled patio. Within the main rear lawn there are a number of fruit trees, greenhouse, gazebo, pergola and pond.

There are double gates off of the road with a tarmacadam drive and ample parking areas.

There are the following outbuildings with approx. sizes:

Detached Garage / Workshop / Games Room 43’9 x 12’4 (about 13.4m x 3.7m) built of brick and tile with timber doors, light and power supplies.

Barn / Workshop 38’ x 28’6 (about 11.6m x 8.7m) of block and tile construction, light, power and water supplies, loft, alarm

Large Barn 46’ x 17’6 (about 14m x 5.3m) with three indoor Pony Boxes each 9’ x 8’ (about 2.7m x 2.4m), hay & straw storage area, workshop area. Loft above.

Harlow Stable yard of timber and felt construction set on an enclosed concrete yard with light and power supplies incorporating:

                Five Looseboxes at 11’9 x 11’9 (about 3.6m x 3.6m)

                Foaling Box 17’ x 11’9 (about 5.2m x 3.6m)

Two Further Looseboxes at 11’5 x 9’9 (about 3.5m x 3m)

Manege 60m x 30m (narrowing to 20m) sand and rubber surface, three dressage mirrors, floodlights

There is a useful yard with ample space to park a horsebox and there are CCTV cameras around the stables area.

The Land adjoins to the rear and side in seven level paddocks divided with electric fencing and with water supplies to field troughs. There is a Double Field Shelter 24’ x 12’ (about 7.3m x 3.6m) plus a strip of woodland and a natural wildlife area.

We understand a public footpath runs through the small paddock to the south of the house, by the cul-de-sac. However, the current owner advises us that it is overgrown and has not been used in recent years.


 (About 3.6 Hectares)


Price Guide £1,000,000Under OfferRef: EO4899