Theydon Bois ESSEX

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  • Highly Attractive, Intriguing Property With Tremendous Potential
  • Residential Cabin with Certificate of Lawfulness
  • Other Outbuildings
  • Set In Approx. 5 Acres with Several Mature Lakes / Ponds
  • Currently Used as Water Plant and Fish Farm


The property has been gradually developed by the current vendor over the past 36 years and is now being sold due to retirement. It is in a very pleasant setting with good views to the east looking over unspoilt fields and woodland.

The village of Theydon Bois on the B172 road has a good range of local amenities including Tesco Express Supermarket, Post Office, butchers, fish and chip shop and a tube station. Wider ranges of shops are offered in Loughton and Epping and the property has good access onto the M25 and M11 motorways.

Price Guide £1,250,000 Sold. Similar properties required.Ref: RT6139


A timber cabin measuring c. 20’ x 20’ (about 6.1m x 6.1m) overall. A Certificate of Lawful Development was granted on 10th April 2014 enabling the cabin to be used as a residential dwelling.

Price Guide £1,250,000Sold. Similar properties required.Ref: RT6139


There  are the following outbuildings with approx. sizes:

Workshop 33’ x 21’ (about 10.2m x 6.4m) concrete base, steel framed with timber cladding and brick front with roller shutter door, 3 phase electric connection

Outbuilding 27’ x 17’ (about 8.2m x 5.2m) (max) with 3 phase electric, water and sewage connected, block walled, timber clad with tiled roof, double glazed windows, fitted internally with kitchen, wet room and toilet

Polytunnel 42’ x 19’ (about 12.6m x 5.8m) on concrete base with 3’ block walls, 3 phase electric connected

Further Outbuilding 16’ x 11’ (about 4.9m x 3.3m) (max) on a concrete base, built of concrete block  and timber clad under a tiled roof with 3 phase electric connected

There are a number of hard standing yard areas and three (approx. 90ft long) rows comprising fibre glass tanks of various sizes and depths, with plumbing for recirculated water suitable for fish and water plants including hydroponic.


The land is mainly terraced with various lakes / ponds on different levels, each having an overflow pipe to the next one. There are many mature trees and a fence around the boundary.

IN ALL APPROX. 5 ACRES (About 2 Hectares)

Price Guide £1,250,000Sold. Similar properties required.Ref: RT6139