Guide Price £495,000

Ivy Lodge Road, Great Horkesley, CO6 4EN

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General information

General information An extended three bedroom detached chalet situated in a good size plot in a pleasant location with an open outlook to the front. The property which has an 'in and out' driveway which continues down the side of the property and gives access to the detached garage which has an attached workshop and car port as well as there being a further workshop with water connected in the garden, is situated in a pleasant semi rural position with the oil fired central heating in brief comprising a door into the porch with door into hall with fitted double storage cupboard, stairs rising up to first floor and doors leading off to shower room, bedrooms two and three, kitchen/breakfast room and the lounge. The lounge has a feature open fireplace, radiator, access to the sun room and French doors leading through to the dining room which has a bay window to front, radiator and is of dual aspect. The sun room has a triple aspect with a patio door leading onto the rear garden and radiator. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, matching eye level units, wall mounted oil fired boiler, stable door to the rear garden, space for washing machine, integrated oven and hob, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Bedroom two has a radiator and window to the front. Bedroom three has a radiator and window to the rear. The shower room has a tiled shower cubicle, low level wc, wash hand basin with cupboards beneath, part tiled walls and radiator. On the first floor is the landing with access to an airing cupboard and doors leading off to bedroom one and the bathroom. Bedroom one has a window affording open aspect views to the front and access to a dressing room which has a range of fitted wardrobes and low level storage units as well as a radiator. The bathroom is a good size and has a sunken bath, low level wc, wash hand basin with cupboards beneath, bidet, window affording open aspect to the front, radiator and door to a study which has a radiator and Velux window to the rear as well as a door to the walk in loft space.

Entrance porch 8' 4" x 3' 1" (2.54m x 0.94m)

Entrance hall 27' 6" (8.38m

Lounge 14' 1" x 10' 9" (4.29m x 3.28m)

Dining room 10' 6" x 9' 2" (3.2m x 2.79m)

Sun room 10' 2" x 9' 9" (3.1m x 2.97m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 14' 2" x 8' 6" (4.32m x 2.59m)

Bedroom two 11' 4" x 9' 9" (3.45m x 2.97m)

Bedroom three 10' 4" x 9' 4" (3.15m x 2.84m)

Shower room 7' 9" x 5' 2" (2.36m x 1.57m)


Bedroom one 13' 3" x 11' 4" (4.04m x 3.45m)

Dressing room 11' 0" x 5' 2 to front of wardrobes" (3.35m x 1.57m)

Bathroom 10' 6" x 9' 7" (3.2m x 2.92m)

Study 11' 3" x 7' 5" (3.43m x 2.26m)

Garage 15' 8" x 8' 9" (4.78m x 2.67m)

Workshop 15' 1" x 8' 7" (4.6m x 2.62m)

Carport 16' 0" x 9' 3" (4.88m x 2.82m)

Workshop 2 10' 4" x 6' 0" (3.15m x 1.83m) With water connected

The outside The property is approached via a good size tarmaced 'in and out' driveway with an area of lawn to the front being retained by a low level brick wall. The driveway leads down the left hand side of the property via a five bar gate providing access round to the rear where there is a detached garage measuring 16' x 8'8" with an attached car port which measures 16'' by 9'3" with a gate giving access to a lobby where there is a further door into the workshop which is 15'1" by 8'7" and there is a further workshop to the other side of the garden which measures 10'4" by 6' and has power and light and water connected. To the rear of the property is a paved patio area with a formal lawned garden beyond with two apple trees and one cherry tree and a greenhouse which we understand will remain at the property. The garden forms a wonderful backdrop to the property and is of a good size.

Where? The property is situated in the popular village of Great Horkesley to the north of Colchester town centre with the village itself benefiting from a post office, wine centre and pub houses/restaurants whilst Colchester North Station is within a straight forward drive with mainline links through to London Liverpool Street. Straigh5t forward access can be gained to the A12 dual carriageway and Colchester's town centre which offers a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities.


Services - We understand that mains electric, water and drainage are connected to the property. Oil fired central heating.

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - F

Property summary

Situated in a good size plot with an open aspect to the front, this good size detached home benefits from an in and out driveway, ample off road parking with the driveway leading via a five bar gate to a detached garage with an attached workshop and car parking. There is also a further workshop in the garden. The property has three separate reception areas and a good size garden to the rear.


  • Three bedroom detached chalet
  • Situated in a good size plot with open outlook to front
  • 'In and out' driveway
  • Three separate reception areas
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Ground floor shower room
  • First floor bathroom
  • Study
  • Master bedroom with attached dressing room
  • Ample off road parking, garage, workshop and car port

Floor plan


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