Upwick Hall is located in the hamlet of Upwick Green in a picturesque rural location and is situated approximately 2.5 miles north west of Bishop’s Stortford and 6.5 miles south east of Buntingford.
The sale offers the opportunity to acquire Upwick Hall, a Grade II Listed 5 bedroom farmhouse, two buildings with planning permission for the conversion of one 3 bedroom dwelling and one 4 bedroom dwelling, Upwick Cottage, a Grade II Listed semi-detached 3 bedroom dwelling, an existing stable block and approximately 10 acres of land. The property is being sold as a whole or in 4 separate lots, which are summarised as follows:
LOT 1 – UPWICK HALL FARMHOUSE AND GARDENS
LOT 2 – UPWICK COTTAGE
LOT 3 – TWO BARNS WITH PLANNING PERMISSION TO CONVERT TO RESIDENTIAL USE AND EXISTING STABLE BLOCK
LOT 4 – APPROXIMATELY 10 ACRES OF LAND
Upwick Hall is a Grade II Listed five bedroom detached dwelling set within mature landscaped gardens to the south. On the ground floor the accommodation provides a kitchen (with Aga and electric oven), a utility room, dining room, two reception rooms (both with wood burning stoves) and a small downstairs toilet. On the first floor there is a master bedroom with en-suite and dressing room, a large landing, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom. A further two bedrooms and a bathroom are located on the second floor in the loft space. The property benefits from large mature gardens put down to lawn and flower beds which extend to the south of the property. The front of the property includes a large gravel driveway and parking. The property extends to approximately 3,455 sq ft.
Upwick Hall and grounds are accessed off the rural lane from Albury Road, leading into a private driveway to Upwick Hall. The site is bordered by a tree lined entrance with open fields to the south of the site, providing views across the countryside.
Upwick Cottage is a Grade II Listed 3 bedroom semidetached dwelling, attached to the end of the East Barn. The property comprises a cloakroom/entrance hall, kitchen with dining space, living room and toilet on the ground floor. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside, the cottage benefits from an enclosed garden and parking area, as well as a small Granary for additional storage space (which is also Listed). The property extends to approximately 1,060 sq ft.
Full planning permission and Listed Building Consent was granted by East Herts District Council on 23rd March 2022 for the change of use and external alterations to the West Barn and alterations to part of the East Barn to form two dwelling houses, use of Cart Shed for parking, associated hard standing for car parking and soft landscaping. The planning application reference number is: 3/21/0490/FUL and 3/21/0491/LBC. The planning permission includes pre-implementation and pre-occupation conditions. The East Barn is Grade II Listed and the West Barn is curtilage Listed. Once converted, they will provide 218 sqm (2,346 sq ft) and 224 sqm (2,411 sq ft) of accommodation respectively. Both barns were formally built as agricultural buildings and have since been used as ancillary residential use in relation to Upwick Hall Farmhouse. The stables arranged in a U-shape block were built in the early 1980s.
Approximately 10 acres of land surrounding Upwick Hall. The land is located in the hamlet of Upwick Green in a picturesque rural location and is situated approximately 2.5 miles north west of Bishop’s Stortford and 6.5 miles south east of Buntingford.
The land surrounding Upwick Hall and grounds extends to approximately 10 acres of predominantly grass land divided into two paddocks, in addition to a small area of woodland and a pond. This land has historically been used for grazing purposes. The land also includes a field shelter and is connected to mains water with an automated drinking trough installed.