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Hunters are delighted to present Walden Hall, a superb seven bedroom detached Tudor House . The property was originally formed of a large house situated in Saffron Walden, Essex. It is believed to have been the home of Sir Thomas Moore's widow after he was executed. Walden Hall was dismantled and erected in Sussex in 1934 by Sir Ralph Harwood who was deputy treasurer to King George V. It has many of the original features including wood panelling, open fireplaces, exposed beams and galleried landing. The current owners have extended and modernised the property to provide a superb balance of contemporary style but retaining its original charm. It comes with 13.5 acres of mature pastures and woodland, with additional land which can be purchased. Numerous outbuildings including stable block and garaging. Swimming pool and tennis court (in need of repair). A rare opportunity to purchase such a house. Early viewings recommended.
Modern Contemporary Specifications. A Property of Exceptional Character. Hunters are delighted to present Walden Hall, a superb seven bedroom detached Tudor House benefiting from high vaulted ceilings throughout and bright, airy and spacious rooms. Interestingly the property was originally formed of a large house situated in Saffron Walden, Essex. It is believed to have been the home of Sir Thomas Moore's widow after he was executed. Walden Hall was dismantled and erected in Sussex in 1934 by Sir Ralph Harwood who was deputy treasurer to King George V. Situated in approximately 13.5 acres of mature pastures and woodlands which includes 7 acres of paddocks available to purchase separately this fantastic property has been heavily refurbished by the current owners, undergoing an imaginatively and extensive transformation to provide a superb balance of a modern contemporary finish, whilst still retaining its original character charm. As you make your way through the entrance doors you are welcomed with a fantastically spacious and inviting hallway, comprising of an open fire place. To the left of the entrance there is an inviting dual aspect sitting room boasting large open fire, whilst to the right of entrance there is a generous size dining room with decorative panelled walls, exposed beams and ornate fireplace. The stunning kitchen/family room has been cleverly designed to become the heart of the house, benefiting from an imposing vaulted ceiling, with the oak being locally sourced in Sussex. This room also features oak framed bi-folding doors, allowing an abundance of natural sunlight into the room, granite worktops and a unique island boasting a one of a kind, bespoke Redwood work surface. Beyond the kitchen there is a well portioned snug room, utility room, cloakroom and ample storage rooms. Proceeding upstairs via the oak galleried staircase you encounter a spacious first floor landing. This level offers five large bedrooms, with both master and second bedrooms boasting refurbished en-suites, whilst the three remaining bedrooms benefit from the use of a good size shower room. The current owners have extended and modernised the property further to allow a second floor where two further double bedrooms and a newly fitted shower room can be found. Outside the grounds boast extensive outbuildings, with open barn, double detached garage comprising of electric roller doors to the front and tack and feed rooms to the rear. The newly constructed barn offers a number of individual stables, garage space which is presently being used as a workshop and first floor loft which could easily be converted and already has permission to transform into an annex, pool changing room or large games room. Walden Hall is partially surrounded by a large paved terrace area with elevated outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court (In need of Repair). The grounds are mostly laid to lawn, with a mixture of mature hedging, shrubbery and well stocked flower beds. The property offers attractive broadleaf woodland, with tracks running through and natural ponds. Walden Hall is an exceptional property, situated within the parish of West Grinstead and within easy accessibility of local transport and shopping facilities. Properties showcasing such generous size, modern contemporary spec, whilst retaining original character features rarely come to the market. Comprising this with the land and privacy this property offers any buyer, early viewings are a must to avoid missing out.
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