The Spinney, Haye Lane, Fingringhoe, Colchester


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  • Bedrooms: 4
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PROPERTY The property is a beautifully presented four double bedroom family home in the popular village of Fingringhoe.

The property is set behind electronically operated gates with intercom system. The long gravel driveway leads up to the house where there is ample parking for a number of vehicles as well as a double garage and a lean-to style cart lodge. On entering the property, the ground floor benefits from engineered oak flooring throughout (with the exception of the shower room which is tiled). The large lounge contains an attractive wood-burner and provides access to the conservatory which in turns opens to a patio area within the garden.

The kitchen / dining room is of a particularly high specification, (designed by Nicholas Anthony) and includes a 'zip' tap system which provides, chilled & boiling water, as well as chilled sparkling water and conventional hot and cold water. The worktop is finished in Corian, and there are ample amounts of storage with in-laid pull out drawers within the cupboards as well as two carousel units. The integrated Siemens appliances include a five-ring induction hob, extractor hood, dishwasher, an under the work top freezer, a full height fridge and three ovens; a combination microwave oven, a standard single oven and a steam and hot air oven. There are also two warming drawers. The dining area in turn provides access via french doors to a second patio area. The kitchen / dining room is completed with an integrated TEAC sound system.

The utility room has space and plumbing for both a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is a full height integrated wine chiller, stainless steel sink and mixer tap, ample storage space including pull out drawer sets within the cupboards, an integrated fridge freezer and water softener.

The ground floor shower room (in common with all the bathrooms) benefits from both under-floor heating as well as a heated towel rail that is powered via the central heating system and also a separate electrical supply. The shower room also contains a large double shower with both rainfall head and separate shower hose, toilet and hand basin.

The ground floor is completed by a well-equipped office, ideal for working at home.

Ascending the stairs to the first floor, the spacious landing leads to the master bedroom with dual aspects, dressing area with built in wardrobes and en-suite shower room containing the same level of specification and design as the ground floor shower room, additionally the heated towel rail is powered by both the central heating system and a separate electrical supply (in common with the other first floor bathrooms). The second double bedroom's en-suite mirrors that of the master bedroom. Bedroom three is a large double with dual aspects and the fourth bedroom is currently used as a large twin.

OUTSIDE Aside from the ample parking facilities there is a large wood store, and an additional workshop and storage area attached to the double garage.

The extensive garden that approaches 1.4 acres in size is landscaped and includes a number of mature trees, beds and borders.

Two patio areas adjoin the home and there is a block paved terrace that wraps around the entire property. The oil and septic tanks are discreetly sited.

SITUATION The Spinney is located in the popular village of Fingringhoe with the local primary school rated as good at the latest OFSTED report.

Colchester is a short drive away and contains a wide range of shopping, leisure and recreational facilities as well as main line train station serving London Liverpool Street in under an hour.

Colchester also contains many sought after private and state school choices including Holmwood House Prep School, St Mary's, Colchester High School and Colchester Royal Grammar.

AGENTS NOTE Planning permission has been granted for the conversion of the conservatory into a sun room.

Please see the Colchester Planning Portal, application number 181426.

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Nicholas Percival - Colchester (Sales)

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