A beautifully appointed four bedroom detached house in this most sought after location close to Colchester’s town centre
The current owners have extensively restored the property to create a contemporary home. The property has been completely re-plastered internally as well as new radiators to the gas fired heating system. The solid wood parquet flooring in the hallway and to principle reception rooms have been completely refurbished whilst the kitchen has been most beautifully appointed and this area was completely re-wired. Plumbing has been carried out for the new bathroom, shower room and cloakroom suites. The owners have carried out considerable external landscaping. The base has been installed for the erection of an orangery for which full planning has been granted, under planning application number 121323.
A solid oak entrance door leads through to the main reception hall with beautifully restored solid wood parquet flooring and stair flight leading to the first floor accommodation with stripped oak bannister with a double door storage cupboard under and halogen spotlights. Underneath part of the stairs is a useful cloakroom with low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin with monochrome tap.
On the western side of the house is the main sitting room with dual aspect including French doors leading out to the gardens. The focal point of the room is a fireplace with painted surround and slate hearth whilst again the solid wood parquet flooring has been beautifully restored and the room also has coving and a large ceiling rose. At the eastern end of the property is a family room with triple aspect including bay window overlooking Queens Road. Once again the room has attractive solid wood parquet flooring and a recessed fireplace with painted surround and two ceiling roses. A curved wall with opening leads through to the kitchen, most beautifully appointed with wooden work surfaces with cupboard and drawer units under, range of matching wall mounted cupboards, display cupboards and shelving with concealed lighting under. There is an integral dishwasher whilst space is available for a freestanding fridge freezer, there is a Leisure range with light and extractor hood over and cupboards conceal the space for a tumble drier and automatic washing machine. The room enjoys a window as well as French doors that lead through to a garden where a hardstanding and dwarf wall has been placed for the installation of an orangery.
Stairs lead up to the first floor landing which runs along the rear of the property. To one end of the landing is the master bedroom with dual aspect and radiator whilst next to this room is a shower room with corner tiled shower cubicle with glass sliding doors and Aqualisa shower, vanity unit, wash hand basin with cupboards under, low level wc and a heated towel rail. The second bedroom has a raised storage area above the stairs as well as access to the loft space whilst the third bedroom enjoys a southerly facing aspect and the fourth a dual aspect. Finally at the rear of the property is the main family bathroom with panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin with monochrome tap and low level wc, whilst along one wall is a double door cupboard housing the hot water tank and also the gas fired boiler.Hall
12'7" x 12'1"
17' x 11'7"
18'7" x 12'
Base for a Conservatory
16'5" x 11'1"
13'8" x 11'7"
14'3" x 9'8"
12'7" x 10'3"
8'9" x 7'