Colchester Road, Bures CO8 5AE

  • Bedrooms

  • Bathroom


General information

General information An exceptionally well presented detached family home situated centrally within this highly desirable and well regarded village that offers local primary school with outstanding Ofsted rating and branch rail link to Marks Tey linking to London's Liverpool Street.

Internally the property has undergone a range of improvements by the present owners, including replacement internal doors, the addition of a ground floor shower room and the upgrade and remodel of both the bathroom and kitchen to a high standard. The double garage is a useful space linked to the house and could create further accommodation, subject to planning consent.

The gas centrally heated accommodation briefly comprises of an entrance door with glazed sidelights leading into the main entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, cupboard plus further storage beneath, woodgrain style flooring and doors that give way to a bright and spacious dual aspect lounge with window to the front aspect, French doors with sidelights giving access to the rear gardens. The shower room has an obscured window to the rear aspect, wc, vanity wash handbasin, tiled shower cubicle, part tiled surrounds, tiling to floor and vertical heated towel rail. The impressive kitchen/dining room has a window to the front, double glazed French doors that connect to the rear gardens and has two distinct areas. The main kitchen area has granite style worksurfaces that surround, inset sink, integrated hob with extractor over and creating a breakfast bar area, a range of high gloss units surround beneath plus drawers and further units above, integrated oven with warming drawer and microwave, useful pantry style unit, under unit lighting and woodgrain style flooring continues from the entrance hall. A further door connects to a side passage with further access to the double garage.

Stairs rise up from the main entrance hall to the first floor landing with window to front aspect, radiator, loft access, built in airing cupboard and doors that give way to a master bedroom to the front of the house with window providing views across towards the river plus two built in wardrobes. Bedroom 2, also to the front of the house with window to front has built in wardrobe cupboard and bedroom 3 enjoys views across the gardens at the rear with built in double wardrobe as does bedroom 4. The first floor accommodation is concluded with a family bathroom comprising of wc, vanity wash handbasin, panel enclosed bath with shower over and vertical heated towel rail.

Lounge 21' 11" x 11' 8" (6.68m x 3.56m)

Kitchen/dining room 21' 11" x 10' 5" (6.68m x 3.18m)

Shower room 5' 10" x 4' 7" (1.78m x 1.4m)

Landing 16' x 5' 11" (4.88m x 1.8m)

Master bedroom 11' 10" x 10' 7" (3.61m x 3.23m)

Bedroom two 10' 2" x 10' 6" (3.1m x 3.2m)

Bedroom three 10' 6" x 9' 1" (3.2m x 2.77m)

Bedroom four 9' 3" x 8' 9" (2.82m x 2.67m)

Bathroom 8' 6" x 5' 5" (2.59m x 1.65m)

Garage 16' 5" x 16' 2" (5m x 4.93m) with personal door connecting to the side passage and window to rear garden and has power and light connected.

The outside To the front a driveway provides off road parking for a number of vehicles and leads to the double garage. The remaining front gardens are majority laid to lawn with a dwarf wall to the front indicating the boundary. There are established conifers and hedges to both sides and a gated side access leading to the rear gardens.

The immediate rear garden is laid to a patio terrace with steps that lead up to the main garden areas which are majority laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders and established trees and hedging that indicate the boundaries.

Where? The property is situated in the heart of the village of Bures, known for it's lovely rural feel whilst being well serviced by local amenities and having transport links to Sudbury and Colchester, including a train station for the commuter. This location has good school catchments and is a short drive away from the market town of Sudbury. The village has an annual music festival.

Important information Council Tax Band - E

Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - pending

Property summary

An impressive detached family home within the centre of this highly desirable village, detached double garage, off road parking and exceptionally well presented throughout.


  • Detached four bedroom family
  • Immaculately presented throughout
  • Ground floor shower room
  • Spacious and impressive kitchen/dining room
  • Dual aspect sitting room
  • Refitted bathroom
  • Spacious double garage linked to the main house
  • Potential to convert garage to further accommodation, subject to planning
  • Private rear garden
  • Centrally set within this prestigious village

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