Farm house

Great Stambridge stunning five bedroom farmhouse on the market for £2.5m

This stunning five-bedroom farmhouse is on the market for £2.5million.

The property with lots of character also includes an orangery, swimming pool, extensive grounds of 14.8 acres and much more.

Ayers & Cruiks, Southend

Stewards Elm Farm, which is on the market with Ayers & Cruiks, Southend offers peace and tranquility from the moment you arrive at the gated entrance to Stambridge, a civil parish in the Rochford district of Essex.

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It is located north of the River Roach between Rochford and Paglesham. The village has a primary school, a fishery, a pub and a local football team.

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This charming family home is tucked away down a quiet lane along a tree-lined driveway yet set in 14.8 acres of land (subject to site survey) and wild bird ponds attracting a wide range of wild animals.

Outside there are extensive riding facilities including an indoor arena, 16 stables, tack room, staff room and paddocks.

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From the entrance hall, the house has a circular flow. From the large farmhouse-style kitchen/breakfast room with a separate utility room, you can then access the study, cloakroom and the impressive well-appointed orangery, which opens onto the terrace with panoramic east-facing views. ‘west on the land and lakes where one can enjoy the long summer evenings.

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The well-appointed farmhouse offers immense versatility over 3 floors.

The opulent hallway has modern features, a lounge to the right and a well appointed dining room to the left with steps leading up to the impressive lounge with original beams and panoramic country views.

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The ground floor orangery has views over the land, 6 other rooms include a kitchen/breakfast room with separate utility room, lounge, dining room, lounge, study and a large hallway.

The first floor offers 2 bedrooms, a master suite with dressing room and adjoining bathroom and bathroom with underfloor heating.

The second floor offers 2 other bedrooms.

The name Stambridge means ‘stone bridge’, a bridge remains in the parish over the small stream of Canewdon, which flows under the road south of the Royal Oak.