Magdalen Laver, Ongar

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
We are pleased to offer this beautifully presented Grade II Listed 16th Century, detached family home situated in the highly desirable hamlet of Magdalen Laver. In brief the accommodation on the ground floor provides:- bespoke kitchen/breakfast room, garden room, sitting room, living room, study and cloakroom whilst the first floor boasts four well proportioned bedrooms, en-suite facilities to the principle bedroom and family bathroom. Externally the property offers grounds approaching 1.5 acres, a triple garage with annexe accommodation above, recently re-surfaced tennis court and two further outbuildings.


Via Solid oak front door, fully glazed windows to front aspect, wall light point. Door leading to:-

Sitting Room

6.96mx5.66m (22'10x18'7)

A superb room benefiting form both an open inglenook fire and wood burning stove, carpeted flooring two radiators, exposed timbers and open studwork, windows to duel aspects, French doors to garden, stairs rising to the first floor landing. Doors to both the sitting room and the kitchen/breakfast room.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

5.97mx4.01m (19'7x13'2)

Fitted with a range of eye and base level units with granite working surfaces over, inset ceramic sink, five door Aga with electric induction hob, with extractor over, integrated fridge/freezer, washing machine and dish washer, integrated wine rack. Windows to duel aspects, underfloor heating inset down lighters. Exposed timbers, Indian Sandstone flooring. Open plan to:-

Garden Room

6.30mx5.51m (20'8x18'1)

Oak framed with glazed windows to multiple aspects, French doors to gardens, under floor heating, various power points.

Family Room

6.43mx5.69m (21'1x18'8)

Inglenook fireplace with Oak Bessemer and wood burning stove, feature red brick bread oven, carpeted flooring, exposed timbers and studwork. television point, various power points. Windows to dual aspects, built in storage cupboard, stairs rising to first floor. Door leadins to:-


3.73mx2.84m (12'3x9'4)

Fitted with a range of fitted office furniture comprising of draws and cupboards and book shelves, windows to side aspect, carpeted flooring, various power outlets, telephone point.


Fitted with a two piece suite comprising low level WC and wall mounted wash hand basin. Tiled flooring, window to rear aspect, inset down lighters, storage cupboard.

First Floor Landing/Dressing Area

Windows to dual aspect, exposed red brick chimney breast, range of wardrobes and shoe racking, wall light points. Doors leading to:-

Principle Bedroom

5.28mx3.58m (17'4x11'9)

Windows to rear aspect, French doors leading to a balcony, radiator, carpeted flooring, television point. Door leading to:-

En-suite Shower Room

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising:- Low level WC, vanity mounted wash hand basin with granite surround, large walk in shower enclosure with multiple shower attachments. Inset down lighters, extractor fan, window to rear aspect, tiled flooring.

Bedroom Two

3.78mx2.82m (12'5x9'3)

Window to front aspect, carpeted flooring, fitted wardrobes, inset down lighters, various power outlets, radiator.

Bedroom Three

3.15mx2.95m (10'4x9'8)

Window to side, carpeted flooring, fitted wardrobes, inset down lighters, various power points.

Bedroom Four

2.84mx2.54m (9'4x8'4)

Window to side, carpeted flooring, fitted wardrobes, inset down lighters, various power points.


Fitted with a four piece suite comprising:- Roll top bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, glazed shower enclosure, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin. Inset down lighters, oak flooring, chrome heated towel rail, window to side aspect.

Triple Garage & Studio Apartment

Double opening door to front, power and lighting connected. External staircase leading to:-

Kitchen/Living Area

5.26mx2.49m (17'3x8'2)

Fitted with a range of base level units, inset sink, inset electric hob, carpeted flooring. open plan to:-


3.25mx2.57m (10'8x8'5)

Window to side aspect, carpeted flooring, ceiling light point, access to eaves storage.

Shower Room

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising:- Glazed shower enclosure, wall mounted wash hand basin, low level WC. tiled flooring, inset down lighters.


Outside, the driveway leads to a gravelled parking and turning area and to the triple garage, which has an external staircase to an annexe with abed/sitting room, shower room and small kitchen. The grounds are very much a feature and include an extensive terrace, traditional herbaceous borders, a lavender border and climbing plants including honeysuckle, roses and wisteria. The remainder of the grounds are laid to lawn with a large number of trees, a hard tennis court, oil tank and dog kennel. In total, approximately 1.5 acres.


Ideally located, in an easily accessible location. The M11 (Junction 7) is 1.9 miles from the property, Epping underground railway service is 5 miles and Harlow station (serving London) is 5.3 miles. Magdalen Laver is a scenic farming parish and is very popular with commuters.

Council Tax

Band G

01371 856585

Daniel Brewer

49-51 High Street , Dunmow , CM6 1AE

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