Offers In Excess Of £700,000

Braiswick, Colchester

  • Bedrooms

  • Bathroom


General information

Substantial six bedroom detached home offering well proportioned accommodation with grounds extending to 0.5 of an acre. The property benefits from gas fired central heating and double glazed windows, is offered for sale with no ongoing chain and provides over 3,000 sq ft of accommodation.

The property

Ground floor

Solid entrance door leads through to the main reception hall, a good size area with attractive tiled flooring and built in shelving suitable for shoes. Stairs lead up to the first floor accommodation whilst below is a useful cloakroom with low level wc and wash hand basin. On one side of the hall is the sitting room, a particularly large room with dual aspect including French doors leading out onto the decking and feature fireplace. There is also a useful study. The living room is of excellent size with French doors leading out to the decking and flows through to the kitchen/breakfast room which has been beautifully appointed with a bank of built in cupboards along one wall with two pantry cupboards and an integral fridge. There are two built in ovens and a warming drawer, whilst there is a central granite work surface with cupboards under including integral dishwasher with inset four ring gas hob. The room has attractive tiled flooring and space for a table and leads through to the utility room where there is an integral fridge and freezer as well as further built in storage cupboards, having space for a washing machine and tumble drier. A door leads on into the former double garage which has been converted into a cinema room with wall mounted Vaillant gas boiler and stairs leading up to a further room or office above.

First floor

The landing meanders its way through the property and provides access to four bedrooms. The main bedroom is found at the rear of the property, having its own ensuite facilities with corner tiled shower cubicle, bath, wash hand basin and toilet. There are two further excellent size bedrooms, whilst the smallest bedroom can still house a double bed and has a built in storage cupboard. The main bathroom has a bath with independent shower above, wash hand basin and toilet.

Second floor

Stairs lead up from the landing into the top floor which enjoys a ceiling height of just over 7' high. There is a large landing area with two useful built in storage cupboards whilst at the front of the property is a fifth bedroom with dual aspect including Velux roof windows and built in storage. The sixth bedroom is split level with built in shelving and eaves storage cupboards whilst finally on this floor is a separate shower room with toilet, wash hand basin and shower area into the recess with glass door.


The property is approached from the road through its own gates leading down to a block paved drive providing ample parking, enclosed by walling and mature shrubs and trees. There is a further set of gates through a low wall to a courtyard area with railway sleeper retained raised beds leading up to the house. There is a side access to the rear of the property to the majority of the gardens. An extensive split level deck spans across the rear of the property leading out onto lawns with established trees, gently sloping away from the property to a post and rail area where there is a log cabin (30' x 10') currently being used as a gym, with double glazing, power and lighting. In total the grounds extend to approximately 0.5 of an acre.

Reception hall

Sitting room 22' x 15' 2" (6.71m x 4.62m)


Study 14' x 7' 10" (4.27m x 2.39m)

Living room 18' 3" x 11' (5.56m x 3.35m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 17' 7" x 14' 6" (5.36m x 4.42m)

Utility room

Cinema Room 18' 1" x 18' 1" (5.51m x 5.51m)

Bedroom one 18' 9" x 12' 4" (5.72m x 3.76m)


Bedroom two 15' 2" x 12' 9" (4.62m x 3.89m)

Bedroom three 14' 7" x 11' 7" (4.44m x 3.53m)

Bedroom four 15' 2" x 8' 9" (4.62m x 2.67m)

Bedroom five 20' 3" x 13' 7" (6.17m x 4.14m)

Bedroom six 17' 9" x 11' 6" (5.41m x 3.51m)

Shower room

Office 15' 6" x 15' 6" (4.72m x 4.72m)

Property summary

Substantial six bedroom detached home offering over 3,000 sq ft of refurbished and beautifully appointed, well proportioned accommodation set in grounds extending to 0.5 of an acre, just one mile from Colchester North mainline railway station


  • Extended six bedroom detached house
  • Family bathroom, ensuite and shower room
  • Three reception rooms
  • Beautifully appointed kitchen/breakfast room leading through in to living room
  • Double garage converted in to a cinema room with office above
  • Grounds extending to half of an acre with gated access
  • Just one mile to Colchester North Railway Station
  • No ongoing chain
  • Just one mile to Colchester North Station

Floor plan


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