North Street, Tolleshunt D’Arcy

£600,000· Detached House (SOLD stc)

Elder House is a charming period home sitting on a stunning plot measuring 0.23 acres approx. The grounds are gated, there is parking for several cars along with a Dutch style Barn; with a double garage to the ground floor and what is currently an office above, this has great scope for use as an annex or ideal for someone running a business from home. The garden is not overlooked and measures an impressive 114ft. Inside, the house is both charming yet very conventional. Entrance to the ground floor is preferred via the porch at the rear of the house, this grants access to a farm style kitchen where an Aga, exposed beams and brickwork are amongst some of the features on show. The dining room and lounge appear open plan, although a small step separates them, the dining room has lots of exposed beams whilst the lounge is extremely bright and centred around a stunning redbrick fireplace with an inset log burner. Off the dining room there is a playroom, utility room and wc, the house also has a conservatory that has panoramic views of the garden. Upstairs is home to three bedrooms although a fourth bedroom space is adjoined to bedroom three and is currently used as a dressing room and has a range of fitted wardrobes. Bedrooms one and two are double bedrooms, the master bedroom has a double aspect overlooking the garden, fitted wardrobes and an en-suite. Elder house is in the centre of Tolleshunt D’Arcy, properties of its age and size are extremely rare to the market and we recommend looking inside.


Located in Tolleshunt D’Arcy village that butts open countryside. The village has its own primary school which is within walking distance from the property, Village shop, Pub and Indian restaurant. Tolleshunt D’Arcy is 7.1 miles from the market town of Maldon and 2 miles from Tollesbury which sits on the Blackwater estuary offering sea wall walks and a Marina. For the commuter Witham and Kelvedon are accessible and offer train stations and links to London Liverpool Street.

Accommodation comprises

Entrance porch
Wooden entrance door, access to kitchen.

Two UPVC windows to front and UPVC window to side, window to rear exposed brick chimney breast with Aga to remain, exposed beams, work tops with drawers and cupboards beneath, integrated oven, hob and extractor hood, integrated fridge, integrated ceramic sink and drainer, space for dishwasher, tiled flooring and ceiling spotlights.

Dining Room
UPVC window to front, redundant entrance door to front porch currently used as storage space, parquet flooring, exposed brick chimney breast with inset log burner, exposed beams and radiator, built in double cupboard space

Window to side, exposed brick chimney breast with inset log burner and radiator.

Tiled flooring and French doors to rear.

UPVC window to side and radiator.

UPVC window to front, toilet and wash hand basin.

Utility Room
Window to side, window and door to rear, worktop with drawers and cupboards beneath, eye level units, stainless steel sink and drainer, space for washing machine and tumble dryer, fridge and freezer.

First floor

Window to rear and UPVC window to side, radiator.

Master Bedroom
Two windows to side and one to rear, built in wardrobe and radiator.

Window to rear, toilet, wash hand basin, shower cubicle, stainless steel heated towel rail and tiled walls.

Bedroom Two
Two UPVC windows to front, wash hand basin and radiator.

Dressing room area
UPVC window to front, built in wardrobe and radiator.

Bedroom Three
UPVC windows to front and side, built in wardrobe.

UPVC window to front, bath with overhead shower and screen, wash hand basin, toilet, airing cupboard, ceiling spotlights and radiator.


The property is enclosed by a low red brick wall and the entrance to the drive is gated. The immediate outside is paved offering parking in front of the Dutch Style Barn. A path leads to the barn and down the garden. Mainly lawn enclosed by mature trees, flowers and shrubs. There is a large vegetable patch to the rear of the garden, a pergola with terraced seating area to the rear of the barn and a potting shed.

Dutch Style Barn

Double Garage – 23ft7 x 18ft
Power and light, two up and over doors.

Office – 23ft 7 x 16ft 11
Windows to front and rear and electric heating.

Gated drive, parking for several cars.

The details above do not form any offer or contract. We make detailed enquiries of the seller to ensure the information provided is as accurate as possible. The purchaser should satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of statements within the details. All measurements and floor plans are approximate

Hardy-King Estate Agents do not test services or appliances in any property offered for sale. Such detail should be verified by the purchaser.

Floor Plan


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