Lot 01 - Roydon Lock House, High Street, Roydon, Harlow, Essex, CM19 5EF

  • Unconditional Online Auction Sale
  • Guide Price* : £435,000+

Spacious 3 bedroom detached house in a unique location fronting onto the River Stort with potential to extend to the side or convert the loft space (subject to gaining necessary consents). Roydon train station (0.3miles) gives direct access to Tottenham Hale (18 mins) and London Liverpool Street (32 mins).


Situation & Description

This well-proportioned 3 bedroom detached house is situated in the popular village of Roydon on the Essex/Hertfordshire border. Set on it's own with no neighbours yet only a 5 minute walk to the High Street which hosts a newsagents, pharmacy, beauticians and a selection of pubs/restaurants to include: The White Hart and The New Inn. The larger towns of Hoddesdon and Harlow are both under 3 miles away offering a large selection of High Street shops and supermarkets.

The house is in a unique location fronting onto a lock in the River Stort and enjoying a high degree of seclusion and privacy with extensive riverside walks. Roydon has the benefit of being ideally located for easy access to many nature and leisure facilities including Lea Valley Country Park, Broxbourne Boat Hire, Paradise Wildlife Park, RSPB Rye Meads and Lea Valley White Water Park yet also having the convenience of excellent transport links via Roydon Station (7 minute walk) giving direct access into London in 18 minutes (Tottenham Hale) with the A414, A10 and M25 all within easy reach.

There is a primary school in Roydon, a good selection of High Schools nearby in Harlow and Hoddesdon with Hertford College around 6 miles away in Wormley.

The house is in good condition but has the potential for further improvement and/or extension to the side or rear (subject to gaining the necessary consents). The existing accommodation comprises: Entrance Hall, Living Room, Kitchen/Dining Room with 3 Bedrooms and large family Bathroom on the first floor. Outside, there is a terrace to the side and a south facing rear garden which backs onto the railway line so this will be a consideration for some, but fronting onto the River Stort and the secluded location will make up for this for many. There could also be an opportunity to start a small business due to the high footfall (again, subject to gaining the necessary consents).

Auction Details
The lot is to be sold by online auction on Wednesday 24th February at 8:00pm (bidding opens on Tuesday 23rd February at 12pm)

All interested parties who wish to bid, please contact My Auction on 0207 101 4868

Please note that a Buyer’s Premium of 1.2% inc.VAT of the purchase price is to be paid by the successful Buyer (subject to a minimum fee of £2,400 inc.VAT).

* Generally speaking Guide Prices are provided as an indication of each seller's minimum expectation, i.e. 'The Reserve'. They are not necessarily figures which a property will sell for and may change at any time prior to the auction. Virtually every property will be offered subject to a Reserve (a figure below which the Auctioneer cannot sell the property during the auction) which we expect will be set within the Guide Range or no more than 10% above a single figure Guide.

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