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Guide Price £475,000

Sold STC

London Road, Great Horkesley, CO6 4BZ

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  • Bedrooms

    bedrooms
    3

General information A charming three bedroom Grade II Listed detached thatched cottage located in a delightful semi rural position. The property sits almost centrally in a delightfully mature plot which extends to approaching 0.25 of an acre (0.23) is offered for sale with no ongoing chain and offers a wealth of character throughout.

The property also benefits from a detached double garage and ample off road parking with the accommodation in brief comprising of a door into the lounge which has a radiator, fitted airing cupboard, staircase rising up to the first floor and doors leading off to bedroom two, kitchen/breakfast room, bathroom and the impressive 19ft. sitting room which has a wealth of exposed beams, wall mounted heater, feature fireplace and windows to both sides.

The kitchen/breakfast room has a fitted cupboard, floor standing boiler, range of worksurfaces with cupboards and drawers under, matching eye level storage units, space for washing machine, integrated oven and hob with extractor over, exposed beams, windows on three sides and door to the garden. Bedroom two has a radiator and windows to the front and rear. The bathroom has a panel bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, low level W.C, wash hand basin, part tiled walls and a radiator.

On the first floor the landing with exposed beams and doors leading to bedroom one and bedroom three. Bedroom one has a vaulted ceiling, many exposed beams, window to the front and a door to the dressing room which has a vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and fitted wardrobes. Bedroom three has restricted head height, window to the side and storage area.

Lounge 13' 4" x 12' 7" (4.06m x 3.84m)

Sitting room 19' x 13' 9" (5.79m x 4.19m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 11' 7" x 11' 7" (3.53m x 3.53m)

Bedroom two 12' x 10' (3.66m x 3.05m)

Bathroom 5' 9" x 5' 6" (1.75m x 1.68m)

Landing

Bedroom one 17' x 9' 4" (5.18m x 2.84m)

Dressing room 8' 7" x 8' 5" (2.62m x 2.57m)

Bedroom two 12' 4" x 7' 1" (3.76m x 2.16m) (with restricted head height)

The outside There is a shingle driveway from the road providing ample off road parking and giving access to a detached double garage measuring 17' by 16' 11" which has two up and over doors to the front and power and light connected. The cottage sits almost centrally in its mature grounds and is mostly laid to lawn with flowering borders. There is a Willow tree and a concrete patio area to the immediate front of the cottage. A further mature tree around the rear. The grounds extend to around 0.25 of an acre (0.23) and form a beautiful back drop to the property.

Where? The property is situated in a lovely semirural position to the north west of Colchester town centre nestling in the countryside between the villages of Great Horkesley and West Bergholt. The nearby village of West Bergholt has a primary school, Co-op Local, doctors surgery and pharmacy. Whilst Great Horkesley also has a primary school and both villages provide a straight forward access to Colchester mainline railway station. The A12 dual carriageway is also within easy reach from this position.

Important information Council Tax Band - E

Services - We understand that mains water and electricity are connected to the property. The heating is via oil and the property is on a cesspool.

Tenure - Freehold

EPC exempt

Our ref - JBG

Agents note We understand that the property is subject to a grant of probate which our clients have been advised by a solicitor could take around 6 months to come through.

Features

  • Grade II Listed detached cottage
  • Three bedrooms
  • Grounds approaching 0.25 of an acre (0.23 STS)
  • Detached double garage
  • Ample off road parking
  • Wealth of character
  • Two separate reception rooms
  • Delightful semi rural position
  • No ongoing chain

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