Guide Price £600,000

King Harold Road, Prettygate, CO3 4SB

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General information

General information This beautiful detached family home dates back to approx. 1905 and has an array of original features and a wealth of character throughout. The property is serviced by gas fired central heating and has double glazing throughout. The accommodation comprises of;

A spacious entrance hall with stair flight to the first floor. A generous sitting room with window to the front aspect, an open and working fireplace and patio doors leading to the side aspect. There is a formal dining room, again with window to the front, and a gas fire in decorative surround. From the hallway you can access the kitchen, library and the utility room which houses a cleverly designed laundry cupboard and cloakroom. The library/snug has a fitted storage and seating area with built-in book shelves and an archway leading into the second sitting room that has patio doors and windows overlooking the rear garden, a feature fireplace and wooden flooring. The beautiful country style kitchen has a range of eye and base level units with fitted roll-top work surfaces and a Range cooker with extractor over. There is an integrated larder fridge, integrated dishwasher and a Butler sink with mixer tap. Through an archway from the kitchen you can access the conservatory/breakfast room which has doors and windows overlooking the well maintained rear garden. On the first floor, the master bedroom has a window to the front aspect, an original cast iron fireplace and a door into the dressing room which has a range of fitted wardrobes and access to the ensuite shower room. Bedroom two, a fantastic size double, has a window to the front, wooden flooring, an original cast iron fireplace and a fitted wardrobe. The impressive family bathroom has an obscured window to the rear, a claw foot bath, pedestal wash basin, low level w.c and a separate curved shower cubicle. Bedroom three has a window to the rear and a fitted wardrobe. There is a further double bedroom measuring 15ft 4 x 11ft 3 which could be used as part of an annexe and has windows to the front and rear aspects and a spiral staircase leading down to the potential annexe/kitchen area which also has a separate shower room. As previously mentioned, the property has an a wealth of original features and spacious accommodation. Internal viewing is a must.

Entrance hall 21' 3" x 5' 11" (6.48m x 1.8m)

Sitting room 14' x 13' (4.27m x 3.96m)

Dining room 14' x 13' (4.27m x 3.96m)

Utility room 13' 9" x 4' 3" (4.19m x 1.3m)


Library/snug 8' 7" x 6' 2" (2.62m x 1.88m)

Second sitting room 19' 4" x 14' 3'' (reducing to 10' 3'') (5.89m x 4.34m)

Kitchen/Breakfast room 23' 11" x 11' 01" (7.29m x 3.38m)


Master bedroom 14' x 13' (4.27m x 3.96m)

Dressing room 8' 11" x 6' 11" (2.72m x 2.11m)

Ensuite 8' 9" x 3' 6" (2.67m x 1.07m)

Bedroom two 14' x 13' (4.27m x 3.96m)

Bedroom three 9' 10" x 8' 9" (3m x 2.67m)

Bathroom 10' 3" x 8' 7" (3.12m x 2.62m)

Bedroom four/annexe bedroom 15' 4" x 11' 3" (4.67m x 3.43m)

Annexe living/kitchen area 15' 2" x 11' 1'' (reducing to 5' 11'') (4.62m x 3.38m)

Annexe shower room 4' 11" x 4' 9" (1.5m x 1.45m)

The outside To the front of the property is a lawned garden, recently landscaped with slate borders and a chequered pathway that leads to the front door. To the side of the property there is off-road parking for approx. 4 vehicles whilst to the rear is a fully enclosed landscaped garden, mainly laid to lawn with a large patio area, 3 outside taps and a shed, greenhouse and summer house with power and lighting connected, all to remain.

Where? The property is situated to the west of Colchester town centre in this highly sought after road. Good local amenities are within easy reach including a doctor's surgery, shops, a bank, library and local pubs whilst being just a short drive away from the A12 dual carriageway and the mainline stations at Marks Tey and Colchester North.

Important information Council Tax Band - F

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - 53/E

Property summary

A beautiful character filled detached family home dating back to approx. 1905 and having an array of original features. This property is a must view.

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