Eagle lodge, a former gate house is an exciting property with notable history within the hamlet of Holyfield on the outskirts of Waltham Abbey dating back to the mid 19th century. It gained its name following the siting of two large stone eagles at either side of the entrance to the private Monkhams estate.
This property has been sensitively extended to make modern day living a pleasure within its charming and unique round structure. The property offers three large bedrooms and two bathrooms, a stunning circular lounge with central fireplace feature and a fitted shaker style kitchen with solid wooden worktops and fitted appliances. Improvements to the property have been approved and carried out by professional skilled craftsmen who have a full understanding of the requirement to adhere to the grade II listing.
The large mature wrap around gardens are a real feature of the property and have been developed to maximise the space and create interesting and useable areas to support the numerous outbuildings. The boundaries are well stocked providing an excellent degree of privacy and the East side is less sheltered providing picturesque views over open countryside. There is an abundance of fruiting trees, annuals and perennials and a charming kitchen herb garden. Parking for numerous vehicles is set behind the gated entrance and additionally there is an attractive detached double garage/workshop with a pitched roof and two Essex boarded timber built stables both with power connected.
The picturesque location of the property is supported by local areas of beauty including the Cornmill Meadows and numerous bridle paths leading to miles of Essex countryside.
The property oozes the atmosphere of country living but is conveniently located within a short drive of the historic Waltham Abbey town centre with its associated shopping facilities and the renowned Abbey Gardens. Waltham Cross BR or Broxbourne BR Station are within a few minutes drive providing a regular direct service into London Liverpool Street.
The services to the property are supported with LPG gas via a static tank and a water treatment facility supports the management of waste water.
A video tour of this beautiful property is available on request.
21′ 6″ x 18′ 3″ (6.55m x 5.56m)
23′ 6″ x 6′ 10″ (7.16m x 2.08m)
9′ 6″ x 2′ 10″ (2.9m x 0.86m)
BEDROOM THREE (GROUND FLOOR)
14′ 0″ x 7′ 9″ (4.27m x 2.36m)
GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM
8′ 9″ x 4′ 7″ (2.67m x 1.4m)
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
16′ 8″ x 10′ 9″ (5.08m x 3.28m)
18′ 6″ x 10′ 5″ (5.64m x 3.18m)
JACK AND JILL SHOWER ROOM
8′ 0″ x 6′ 0″ (2.44m x 1.83m)
17′ 10″ x 17′ 11″ (5.44m x 5.46m)
20′ 0″ x 10′ 0″ (6.1m x 3.05m)
LARGE WRAP AROUND GARDENS
GATED PARKING FOR NUMEROUS VEHICLES