Guide Price £700,000

Welshwood Park Road, Colchester

  • Bedrooms


General information

A substantially extended 5 bedroom detached house occupying a prominent plot of 0.6 of an acre in this lightly wooded setting with magnificent views to the rear. The property has been extended, including the addition of a ground floor bedroom with ensuite facilities and is situated in this desirable wooded road of bespoke houses on the north eastern outskirts of the town.

The property

Ground floor

A small entrance porch opens up to the main entrance hall where stairs lead to the first floor and a useful storage cupboard. At the rear of the property is the main sitting room a wonderfully proportioned room with wood block flooring, brick fireplace and dual aspect including French doors leading through to a conservatory. There is a separate dining room with French doors leading out to the garden and serving hatch through to the kitchen and a study with shelving. Leading off the study is a fifth bedroom with its own ensuite facilities with shower cubicle, toilet and wash hand basin whilst doors lead through from the bedroom to a second conservatory.

At the other end of the house is an inner hallway with cloakroom facilities whilst there is a kitchen breakfast room with tiled flooring with a range of work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, sink and drainer. A side lobby has a door to the outside. Finally there is a utility room with plumbing for a washing machine and door leading through to the garaging.

First floor

Stairs lead up to a galleried landing providing access to the bedrooms. At the rear of the property is the largest bedroom, a good double in size with dual aspect and doors leading through to its own ensuite facilities with toilet, wash hand basin and shower cubicle with a range of built-in wardrobes along one wall. There are two further double bedrooms both with built-in wardrobes and a well-proportioned fourth bedroom. There is a large shower room with walk-in shower area with glass screen toilet and wash hand basin, the room having a dual aspect.

Outside and gardens

The property is set well back from Welshwood Park Road with mature lawns and driveway leading to the attached double garage 18'5" x 18'3" with two up and over doors. There is side access via a gate to the rear garden which has a split level paved patio area leading down into lawns with a variety of established shrubs and trees leading down the garden where there is a large summer house.

Beyond the garden is a post and rail fenced area with lightly wooded garden leading to the end where there is access out onto the fields to the rear.

In total the plot extends to approximately 0.6 of an acre.


Study 10' 7" x 8' 11" (3.23m x 2.72m)

Sitting room 21' 8" x 13' 11" (6.6m x 4.24m)

Dining room 15' 3" x 9' 10" (4.65m x 3m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 17' 11" x 11' 6" (5.46m x 3.51m)


Utility room


Bedroom five 14' 8" x 12' 1" (4.47m x 3.68m)

Conservatory 13' 1" x 11' 8" (3.99m x 3.56m)

Conservatory 11' x 9' 5" (3.35m x 2.87m)

Double garage 18' 5" x 18' 3" (5.61m x 5.56m)


Bedroom one 13' 10" x 13' 1" (4.22m x 3.99m)


Bedroom two 11' 4" x 9' 10" (3.45m x 3m)

Bedroom three 11' 5" x 10' 7" (3.48m x 3.23m)

Bedroom four 10' 4" x 9' 10" (3.15m x 3m)

Shower room

Property summary

Interesting 4/5 bedroom detached house occupying a lightly wooded plot approaching 2/3 of an acre backing onto fields on the north eastern outskirts of the town.


  • 4 first floor bedrooms
  • Ensuite and shower room
  • Ground floor bedroom with ensuite
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Kitchen breakfast room and utility room
  • 2 conservatories
  • Double garaging

Floor plan


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