General information An entrance door leads into a welcoming reception hall, featuring an inglenook fireplace with inset stove and stair flight leading to the first floor bedroom, with exposed timbers and a door into the bedroom which has vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers and access doorway to a dressing area/bedroom.
From the reception hall is a lobby with a door giving access to the spacious lounge with tiled floor and redbrick fireplace with exposed timbers, corner cabinet and dual aspect windows.
There is a concealed stair flight to the first floor and a door into the bathroom which has a tiled shower cubicle, jacuzzi corner bath, wash basin, WC and part tiled walls. On the first floor there is an additional bedroom with exposed timbers.
The spacious kitchen/breakfast room has a vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers and there are fitted work surfaces, cupboards, drawers and space under, inset sink and fitted wall units, along with a useful utility room with built in pantry cupboard.
There is a front facing study with a fireplace and original Victorian storage cupboards, and of particular merit is the impressive drawing room with feature fireplace and triple aspect windows providing fabulous views of The Green. A lobby with stair flight provides access to the first floor where there is a bedroom/dressing room with vaulted ceiling and an en-suite shower room with tiled shower cubicle, WC, wash basin and exposed timbers.
Located off the drawing room is a charming dining room with beautiful chevron wooden flooring and French doors leading into the garden.
There is an inner lobby with access to the shower room having a tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC, there is a boiler room, housing the oil-fired boiler and shelved airing cupboard and a utility room with fitted shelving, inset sink and plumbing for a washing machine.
The well proportioned games room has a stair flight to the first floor and French doors to front elevation with two additional bedrooms and a bathroom with a three piece suite. There is an adjoining office offering the potential for a variety of uses subject to any relevant planning consent.
Outside To the front of the property is a block paved driveway providing off road parking and the garden is predominately laid to lawn, being retained by red brick walling. We are advised that access is allowed via Jasmine Cottage, to the immediate left of the property, for access to the outside walls and windows on the far side of the house if required.
The delightful and secluded rear garden is predominately laid to lawn with patio and decked areas with mature trees which has a sycamore, with tree preservation order. There is a substantial outside bar and BBQ area, two useful storage sheds and an oil tank with a cupboard housing two propane gas bottles.
Location As previously mentioned, the property occupies a delightful position overlooking the Great Bentley Green and the village itself has a number of amenities including a primary school, Tesco Express, restaurant and railway station with excellent links to London Liverpool Street as well as the coastal towns of Frinton and Clacton-on-Sea.
Colchester is within comfortable driving distance with its excellent range of shopping and recreational faculties, wine bars, restaurants, Mercury Theatre and Castle Park.
Important information Services - We understand that mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property.
Tenure - Freehold
EPC rating - Exempt
Council Tax Band - F
Our ref - GMB
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An outstanding Grade II listed period home, of some character, offering exceptionally spacious accommodation which could provide multi generational living or the opportunity to create a large annex. The current owners are utilizing part of this property as a holiday let providing an excellent income and there is also an adjoining building, currently in use as a small estate agents office but offers excellent potential for a variety of uses, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents.
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