About Matching Green, Harlow, Essex, CM17, England
Moat House is a delightful 15th century Grade II listed hall house, which is beautifully positioned on the edge of Matching Green
The house is well-presented with light and spacious accommodation, which flows extremely well. The house enjoys a wealth of period features, yet at the same time has been brought up to modern living by the present owner. There is also a large timber-framed annexe which is adjacent to the main house incorporating a kitchen and extensive reception area which is ideal for entertaining. The annexe has a large bathroom area with plumbing in place and could be the perfect space for a sauna/steam room and shower room.
The immaculate gardens and grounds are a particular feature of the property, which include a well-positioned tennis court and charming outdoor swimming pool area with pool house. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a large moat and stunning rural views beyond. There is also garaging to the west of the house and ample parking space to the front.
Matching Green is a picturesque village in Essex, with one of the largest village greens in the county. At the heart of the village lies The Chequers, a public house and restaurant popular with locals and those from further afield. Other amenities include a village store, JMI school, exceptional cricket club and village hall. The village is just 7 miles from Harlow and 7.5 miles from Bishop's Stortford, with their many varied social, recreational and shopping amenities as well as highly regarded privately funded and state schooling for all ages. Matching Green is ideal for those looking for village life with a short commute to both London Liverpool Street and Cambridge City Centre.