Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Halstead, Essex CO9

Guide Price £1,100,000

An outstanding Grade II listed tower mill conversion providing stylish and contemporary family living accommodation combined with superb individual character, all superbly set in a truly remarkable rural location.

  • Freehold
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Reception Rooms
  • 3 Baths
  • House
  • Detached
  • Garden
  • 1 Acre


The Property

The Windmill is an outstanding home of significant quality with a stylish and contemporary dwelling connecting via a stunning glass link to the Grade II listed tower mill, which has also been comprehensively renovated throughout retaining much of the original character and workings. The new section of the dwelling benefits from oil fired boiler, underfloor heating and a heat recovery system, some superb large corner set sliding patio doors, vaulted ceilings to the first floor and high specification kitchen and bathroom fittings. Being, as it is, in an elevated location it commands some of the most outstanding and far reaching views achievable in the area especially from the top of the tower.

The Location

Gainsford End is a small hamlet which lies to the south east of Toppesfield. Toppesfield has a village shop, exclusively manned by volunteers. The village also has a pub, a primary school, village hall and a Church. For more extensive day-to-day needs there are wider shopping facilities in the towns of Sudbury and Halstead and there are schools at Sible Hedingham, Halstead, Sudbury and Colchester with private schools at Gosfield and Stoke by Clare. For the commuter there are through train services to London Liverpool Street from Audley End). Witham, Stansted and Colchester, with a branch line at Braintree.


The property is approached via a long private drive with security gates and lighting. The gardens are post and rail fence and hedge enclosed with a spacious gravelled parking area and detached single garage. There are two paved terraces with the garden laid mainly to lawn.

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