Guide Price £385,000

Seafield Road, Dovercourt, Essex, CO12 4EH

  • Bedrooms

    bedrooms
    4
  • Bathroom

    bathrooms
    2

General information

General information This immaculately presented versatile period family home has been refurbished to a very high standard by the current owner, offering stunning panoramic sea views from the top floor. There is a generous west facing garden and purpose built outbuilding, with planning consent for use as an annex and is within walking distance of the sea front, local schooling and town centre.

The property benefits from two reception rooms and open plan kitchen living space with dual aspect bi-fold doors and shower room on the ground floor. Three double bedrooms and bathroom are found on the first floor and a further double bedroom on the top floor with a generous study/multi-purpose landing room, whilst outside there is an outbuilding in the rear garden that could be used for a variety of purposes currently utilised as a home gym/store.

Upon entering the property the hallway has stairs to the first floor with under stair storage, with doors to the sitting room and kitchen. The sitting room itself has a large bay window to the front elevation with picture rail and decorative cornicing, period radiator and feature wood burner. The open plan kitchen dining area has stone flooring and a range of wall and base units with solid oak surfaces and inset butler style sink unit with mixer taps, space for dishwasher and range style oven with extractor hood over, space for American style fridge freezer and breakfast bar. The dining area has a central atrium with coloured adjustable mood lighting, dual aspect four pane bi fold doors, air conditioning unit, large walk in cupboard with boiler and further door to the shower room which has a low level wc, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. An open aspect leads to the snug/playroom with box bay window to the side elevation.

The first floor landing has a large window to the side, picture rails, cornicing, down lighting, stripped period doors and further staircase leading to the second floor. All three bedrooms are doubles with an impressive master bedroom having a bay window to the front with distant sea views and period fireplace. Bedroom two has a window to the side and period fireplace whilst bedroom three is situated to the rear with similar features. The family bathroom has a free standing oval bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, low level wc with enclosed cistern, wash hand basin with mixer taps, tiled flooring and obscure window to side.

The second floor is an impressive open versatile space with three velux style windows to the side offering panoramic sea views with further windows adjacent and on the gable end flooding the room with natural light. From here, bedroom four has a feature window to the gable end and velux style window.

Entrance hall 15' 1" x 6' 0" (4.6m x 1.83m)

Sitting room 16' 4" x 9' 11" plus bay (4.98m x 3.02m)

Playroom 12' 0" x 9' 11" (3.66m x 3.02m)

Kitchen 16' 5" x 9' 7" (5m x 2.92m)

Dining room 11' 5" (3.48m

Shower room 3' 11" x 7' 2" (1.19m x 2.18m)

First Floor Landing

Bedroom one 16' 6" x 9' 11" plus bay (5.03m x 3.02m)

Bedroom two 12' 0" x 9' 11" (3.66m x 3.02m)

Bedroom three 10' 0" x 9' 11" (3.05m x 3.02m)

Bathroom 5' 11" x 6' 9" (1.8m x 2.06m)

Study room 22' 0" x 9' 9" average (6.71m x 2.97m)

Bedroom four 12' 7" x 6' 0" average (3.84m x 1.83m)

Outbuilding/gym/storage/annexe 7' 1" x 12' 6" (2.16m x 3.81m)

The outside The property has a brick wall to the front boundary with paving to the front and side leading to the front door and gated access leading to the rear garden which has been landscaped with patio area and central lawn. The garden benefits from sea views and has been landscaped with sandstone paving, turf and easily maintainable raised plant beds. The rear of the garden steps down to the outbuilding 4m x 6m in size currently used as a gym/utility with permission from the local planning office for use as habitable space. Next to this sits a bespoke built workshop 4m x 2.5m with workbench to the rear.

Where? Dovercourt is a peaceful family resort with gentle shelving sands and shingled beaches including the landmark historic Leading Lights. A wide range of family activities are available including an impressive range of sports and leisure facilities including a skate park, model yacht pond and boating lake. The resort enjoys panoramic views of Harwich and the port of Felixstowe and Hamford water national nature reserve. Enjoy a stroll around the narrow streets in the historic old town of Harwich or walk along the sea wall to the nature reserve.

Important information Council Tax Band - D

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - C (currently 77 - potential 85)

AGENTS NOTE:

The property benefits from a low EPC rating of C from the upgrades to the building fabric including solar photovoltaic panels and solar thermal panels providing low utility consumption costs.

Property summary

This immaculately presented versatile period family home has been refurbished to a very high standard by the current owner, offering stunning panoramic sea views from the top floor. There is a generous west facing garden and purpose built outbuilding, with planning consent for use as an annex and is within walking distance of the sea front, local schooling and town centre.

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