Church Road, Gosfield

£500,000

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An incredible piece of history and a magnificent family home, Highgates forms part of a former Nunnery that is estimated to date back to the 1400's! It retains a wealth of original and period features and is located towards the centre of the incredibly sought after village of Gosfield within convenient walking distance of the Private School and Gosfield Park, ideal for weekend strolls.

Estimated to date back to the late Middle Ages, this property isn't short of historical features, with an abundance of character visible throughout. These briefly comprise; original exposed beams, worn brick Chapel floor, inglenook fireplace, Priest hole, former salt drying chamber, some original Victorian glass in some casement windows and a rare mullion window on the stairwell. The accommodatio...
An incredible piece of history and a magnificent family home, Highgates forms part of a former Nunnery that is estimated to date back to the 1400's! It retains a wealth of original and period features and is located towards the centre of the incredibly sought after village of Gosfield within convenient walking distance of the Private School and Gosfield Park, ideal for weekend strolls.

Estimated to date back to the late Middle Ages, this property isn't short of historical features, with an abundance of character visible throughout. These briefly comprise; original exposed beams, worn brick Chapel floor, inglenook fireplace, Priest hole, former salt drying chamber, some original Victorian glass in some casement windows and a rare mullion window on the stairwell. The accommodation itself is vast and diverse spanning over three storeys, it has been a magnificent family house for the current owners for many years. Upon approach the property sits behind a sweeping in & out driveway offering plentiful parking for several vehicles, it also has an iron gate with vehicular access to the back garden. Opposite the property are views over Gosfield park, creating a tranquil outlook from the living room and master bedroom.

The front door opens to a quaint vestibule with altering ceiling heights, it furthers to the lounge, kitchen/diner, downstairs WC, original chapel and stairwell to the first floor. The lounge is a considerable reception room centring around the inglenook fireplace with carpeted flooring and an original casement window overlooking Gosfield Park to the front. The kitchen is a sizeable open plan space that comfortably hosts an eight seater dining table and includes; a Butler sink, slate flooring, access to a utility room and a tasteful 3 oven AGA!