High Street, Great Oakley


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
General information OPEN HOUSE - Saturday 25th between 2:00pm - 3:00pm. Please call to register your interest. This charming 3/4 bedroom cottage is packed full of character with exposed beams and red brick inglenook fireplace. Situated in the popular village of Great Oakley within walking distance of local school, shop and public house, the cottage has a spacious sitting room, kitchen diner, utility, guest bedroom/study and bathroom on the ground floor and 3 bedrooms with WC on the first floor.

The property is entered via a wooden cottage style door to the vestibule with further door leading to the generous sitting room. This spacious room is abound with period features with two exposed brick built inglenooks at each end of the room, one of which is an open fire and the other having a log burning stove. The room also has two windows to the front, original exposed beams, stairs to first floor (not used by current owners) and door to hallway providing access to the guest bedroom, stairs to first floor and door to a further hallway with storage cupboard, doors to bathroom, utility and kitchen diner. The utility room has a double glazed window and external door to the side whilst the bathroom has an obscure double glazed window, tiled corner shower with glass enclosure, wash hand basin, wc and a period double ended claw foot bath. The kitchen diner is to the rear of the property featuring a brick built chimney housing an AGA which is to remain, roll edge worktop with matching base units, butler style sink with mixer tap, double glazed window to side and bi-folding doors opening onto the rear garden.

The first floor landing has a double glazed window to the rear aspect and provides access to three bedrooms and wc. The spacious master bedroom has a double glazed window to the rear aspect with a further four double glazed velux windows to allow plenty of natural light. The second bedroom has a double glazed window to the front of the property and includes built in storage. The third bedroom is also located to the front of the property with a double glazed window. The wc incorporates a low level wc and wash hand basin.

Porch 5' 7" x 2' 9" (1.7m x 0.84m)

Sitting room 23' 3" x 13' 3" (7.09m x 4.04m)

Hallway 6' 6" x 4' 5" (1.98m x 1.35m)

Hallway 7' 3" x 5' 0" (2.21m x 1.52m)

Guest bedroom 8' 11" x 6' 5" (2.72m x 1.96m)

Utility room 7' 7" x 7' 4" (2.31m x 2.24m)

Bathroom 9' 0" x 7' 4" (2.74m x 2.24m)

Kitchen/dining room 15' 9" x 14' 0" (4.8m x 4.27m)

Stairs Landing 8' 5" x 5' 8" (2.57m x 1.73m)

Landing 5' 7" x 4' 1" (1.7m x 1.24m)

Bedroom one 14' 10" x 13' 3" (4.52m x 4.04m)

Bedroom two 13' 6" x 11' 4" (4.11m x 3.45m)

Bedroom three 9' 3" x 7' 6" (2.82m x 2.29m)

WC 5' 7" x 4' 11" (1.7m x 1.5m)

The outside The front of the cottage is shingled for easy maintenance with an iron fence surround and a central gate leading to the main entrance door. The property can also be accessed via wooden gates to the side garage that is currently used for storage by the owners. This in turn leads to the generous rear garden which is predominantly laid to lawn with a decked area off the kitchen and fully enclosed by panel fencing.

Where? The property is situated in a prominent location in Great Oakley providing excellent access to the A120 linking the port of Harwich and Colchester. Locally in Great Oakley is a Church of England primary school in addition to a public house and local football club. The village is situated within the Tendring peninsular and offers straight forward access to the coast whilst the market town of Colchester is a short car ride away and features a range of further services including restaurants, wine bars and national/independent retailers. The town of Manningtree is close by and offers facilities catering for day to day needs including restaurants, banks and individual retailers. The beautiful River Stour is also near Manningtree High Street for the sailing enthusiast whilst the Manningtree railway station offers mainline services to London Liverpool Street and Norwich.

Important information Council Tax Band -

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating -

Arrange viewing 01206 615578

Fenn Wright - Manningtree

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