Guide Price £595,000

Colchester, CO3 9BZ

  • Bedrooms

  • Bathroom


General information

An exceptionally presented charming family home nestled close to the sought after location of Lexden on Straight Road Colchester. The property benefits from versatile accommodation over two floors having been comprehensively renovated and refurbished throughout and provides a wealth of combined character and contemporary style set within mature spacious grounds with a range of outbuildings providing potential for annexe accommodation, subject to planning.

The property

A tiled entrance porch with mirrored built in coat cupboard leads through in to the entrance hall with storage cupboard, stairs ascending to the first floor, all ground floor accommodation and shower room with W.C and wash hand basin. A beautifully embellished glass stained window hangs over the hall above double French doors leading through in to impressive family room. The family room is generously sized and Well-lit by Velux sky windows, two windows and double French doors to the rear overlooking the rear garden and is open plan to the dining area. The superb bespoke made kitchen/ dining room has impressively high ceilings with a large window to the front and flows back through to the hallway. The kitchen comprises a range of matching eye and base level units with roll top surfaces and integrated gas hob, Neff double oven and stainless steel sink. There is an integrated dish washer and further floor to ceiling storage which wraps around an American fridge freezer. From here a door provides access to the integral garage with utility area with space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer and is open plan to the workshop area with windows and doors to the rear garden providing the perfect potential for live in annexe accommodation. Towards the west wing of the property is the study which is of generous size with bay window to the front and bedroom five with window to rear and side can be found.

The first floor landing provides access to all bedroom accommodation and family bathroom with a window to the front. Bedrooms two and four can be found to the front of the property and are of spacious size whilst bedroom three can be found to the rear which also provides generous space and views over the rear garden. The tiled family bathroom with obscure window to the rear comprises a beautiful white matching suite with free standing shower, W.C, wash hand basin and free standing white roman bath with chrome fittings. The master bedroom benefits from a shower ensuite with wash hand basin, W.C and skylight and in turn a further door provides access through to bedroom four providing potential for a walk in wardrobe.


The property offers a brick enclosed driveway with garage with up and over door and parking for numerous vehicles. There is external access to the rear garden which commences with a paved terrace area under an open lean to perfect for entertaining and barbeques whilst the remainder of the garden is mainly laid to lawn enclosed by mature shrubs and trees. At the foot of the garden is a summer house and two storage sheds which are to remain and access through in to the workshop and garage.




Shower room

Study 13' 5" x 12' 11" (4.09m x 3.94m)

Guest bedroom 12' 11" x 8' 8" (3.94m x 2.64m)

Family room 31' x 14' 8" (9.45m x 4.47m)

Kitchen/dining room 25' 8" x 12' 4" (7.82m x 3.76m)

Garage 39' 2" x 16' 4" (11.94m x 4.98m)

Workshop 12' 3" x 9' (3.73m x 2.74m)

Graden store 20' 3" x 10' (6.17m x 3.05m)

Master bedroom 13' 3" x 11' 11" (4.04m x 3.63m)


Bedroom two 12' 7" x 12' 6" (3.84m x 3.81m)

Bedroom three 12' 8" x 12' 1" (3.86m x 3.68m)

Bedroom four 13' 3" x 12' 7" (4.04m x 3.84m)


Property summary

An exceptionally presented five bedroom detached family home nestled close to the sought after location of Lexden on Straight Road Colchester. The property has been comprehensively renovated and refurbished throughout with a 260ft rear garden with a range of outbuildings and generous off road parking.


  • Over 3,520sq ft including outbuildings
  • Five generous bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room
  • Large extended family room
  • Potential for annexe accommodation
  • Off road parking and garage
  • 260 foot rear garden
  • Short distance to train station and town centre

Floor plan


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