5 bedroom detached house
Aspen House, Chigwell, IG7
PRICE - POA
Set within in excess of 52 acres of private land
Five Bedroom Suites (all comprising walk in wardrobes and en suites)
Equestrian Centre with Olympic-sized riding area
American Barn Style Stables with Ten Loose Boxes
10-Car Underground Car Port With Car Lift and Turn-table
Sweeping Drive with Three Double Garages
Spa Area with Changing Room/Sauna/Steam Room/Swimming Pool & Jacuzzi
Beautifully constructed to the highest specification and with the very best design. The use of weathered oak and lime rendered walls with rosemary roof tiles is commonly used in the surrounding villages and towns, in keeping with neighbouring houses and the countryside.
The house is entered through double wooden doors into the glorious entrance hall with marbled flooring and a sweeping stone and glass staircase leading up to the first floor. To the left is the magnificent drawing room with triple aspect doors opening onto the garden terrace and marble fireplace, this leads through to the open plan kitchen/dining area, with amazing views over the garden and the land beyond.
The bespoke kitchen by Intervari has a range of Wolf appliances and a central island unit which has been expertly designed to ensure optimum comfort and ease of use. The dining area has bifold doors out onto the rear garden terrace perfect for al fresco dining. To the rear of the kitchen there is a separate family/tv room and surrounding land. The generously proportioned utility room and downstairs cloakroom complete the ground floor.
From the reception hall the sweeping stone staircase leads to the first floor galleried landing. The master bedroom suite comprises a large bedroom with seating area, his and hers ensuite bathrooms by Intervari, dressing rooms, and access to the large terrace which looks out over the garden and grounds. There are two more bedroom suites with dressing rooms and shower rooms.
The second floor bedroom suites are from the front to the back of the house in the eaves, both with dressing rooms and ensuite facilities by Intervari. The ensuite bathroom has a feature bath with views over the garden
Lower Ground Floor
The leisure facilities at Aspen House are simply outstanding; it boasts a dancefloor, bar, entertaining room, seating areas, games room, cinema and a spa area with changing room, sauna, steam room, swimming pool with waterfall and a jacuzzi. There is also a feature skylight which starts at the second floor and ends over the pool in the lower ground floor.
The underground garage has space for 10 cars with a turntable and car lift up to its own drive.
Gardens and Grounds
The house sits in the middle of the extensive formal gardens, consisting of extensive mature shrubs and trees and beautifully maintained lawns. There is a large rear seating area and a cabana with views over towards the equestrian centre and the main paddocks. The grounds are a balance between a formal and paddock island which is used as a turnout for the horses. The grounds of Aspen House have been carefully designed by landscape architects.
The property has two entrances, one leads into the equestrian centre. The other entrance is accessed through security gates. It opens out into a large cold rolled gravel area in front of the house with substantial parking and turning area, a central fountain provides a focal point to the driveway. In addition to the underground garage, there are three oak-framed garages which compliment the architecture of the main house.
There is separate gated access for equestrian vehicles which leads to stabling comprising; a beautiful purpose-built American barn with ten loose boxes, an office/wc, a tac room and a saddle room.
There is additional stabling with four loose boxes and there is an oak-framed haybarn with storage and an Olympic sized riding area.