Offers In Excess Of £500,000

Colchester Road, West Bergholt, CO6 3JG

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General information

General information A stunning five bedroom family home located in the popular village of West Bergholt, within walking distance of local shops and amenities. The property has a unique and contemporary architect design with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. The accommodation briefly comprises of;

A large entrance hall with spiral staircase, a storage cupboard, airing cupboard and doors leading off to all ground floor rooms. The large lounge to the rear of the property measures an impressive 17ft 9 x 14ft 8, has an array of windows to the rear and side aspects which flood the room with natural light and a door leading onto the rear garden. There is a beautiful fireplace with log burner as well as high vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. The lounge opens onto the dining hall which also benefits from a vaulted ceiling and two Velux windows. This room in turn leads to the large kitchen/breakfast room that has a range of eye and base level units with Granite work tops, a ceramic Butler sink with inset drainer and an electric double oven and four ring electric hob. There is a dishwasher and space and plumbing for an American style fridge-freezer as well as an island unit which is topped with Granite and offers storage, a further inset sink with mixer tap and an illuminated pan rack above. The kitchen also has vaulted ceilings with two Velux windows, window to the side and an array of windows to the rear with doorway to the garden. The utility room has a range of eye and base level units with fitted roll-top work surfaces, a stainless steel sink drainer and space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The utility benefits from access to the loft space and a door to the side. Bedroom five has a window to the front aspect. Bedrooms three and four both have bay windows to the front, windows to the side and fitted double wardrobes (bedroom three with sliding doors). All of these bedrooms are found on the ground floor as is the master bedroom which has windows to the front and side and a dressing room with large fitted wardrobes on either side with sliding doors, a sky light above and a door to the ensuite shower room. The ensuite has a shower unit, vanity wash basin, low level w.c with concealed cistern and a heated towel rail. Finally on the ground floor, the family bathroom also has a shower cubicle, inset wash hand basin, low level w.c with concealed cistern and a panelled bath and heated towel rail. The bathroom benefits from underfloor heating. From the hallway, proceed up the spiral staircase to the mezzanine first floor landing that has window to the side and access to the loft room, bedroom two and the cloakroom as well as the spacious eaves storage area. The loft room is currently used as an office and benefits from a Velux window to the side as does bedroom two.

Entrance hall 16' 1'' (max) x 15' 4'' (max) (4.9m x 4.67m)

Lounge 14' 8" x 17' 9" (4.47m x 5.41m)

Dining hall 14' 6" x 10' 11'' (max) (4.42m x 3.33m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 17' 6" x 13' 8'' (max) (5.33m x 4.17m)

Utility room 10' 4" x 5' 2'' (max) (3.15m x 1.57m)

Bedroom five 10' 7" x 8' 9'' (max) (3.23m x 2.67m)

Bedroom four 13' 6" x 8' 9'' (max) (4.11m x 2.67m)

Bedroom three 13' 3" x 8' 8 (max)" (4.04m x 2.64m)

Master bedroom 16' 7" x 10' 7" (5.05m x 3.23m)

Dressing room 6' 7" x 7' 8'' (into wardrobes) (2.01m x 2.34m)


Bathroom 10' 8'' (max) x 5' 5" (3.25m x 1.65m)

First floor mezzanine landing


Loft room 12' 1" x 9' 6" (3.68m x 2.9m)

Bedroom two 10' 9" x 9' 8" (3.28m x 2.95m)

Eaves storage

The outside To the front of the property there is a shingle driveway providing ample off-road parking and a carport that has handy storage above. Access to the rear garden is gained via a pedestrian side gate and is mainly laid to lawn with a range of shrubs and a large decked area. There are external power points and a pizza oven as well as a shed and Wendy house to remain. The garden is fully enclosed by timber fencing.

Where? Grey Gables is situated in the popular village of West Bergholt to the north west of Colchester's town centre. The village itself provides straight forward access to Colchester North station with links through to London Liverpool Street in under the hour. The village itself has Heathlands Primary School, a doctors surgery, hairdressers, 3 public houses, co-op local, a newsagents and the A12 is easily accessible from this position.

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 - 74/C

Property summary

A unique five bedroom detached chalet bungalow, offered to the market with no onward chain and located in the ever sought after village of West Bergholt, known for good schooling and excellent local amenities. The property is within close proximity to Colchester North mainline station and benefits from vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and a contemporary interior.


  • Unique architect design
  • Popular village location
  • Vaulted ceilings & exposed beams
  • Ample parking and car port
  • Generous living accommodation
  • Good size rear garden

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