St. Osyth - Fenn Wright Signature


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully crafted bespoke house of 2800 sq. ft with a unique high quality interior, situated opposite the Priory Deer Park.

The Folly was designed and built by the current owner and finished to a high specification with exquisite attention to detailing. The house has extremely well-proportioned room sizes with particular merit the reception hall and galleried landing with its large stained glass leaded light picture window overlooking the Deer Park.

The property

Ground floor

An oak entrance door opens to the stunning reception hall with curved stair flight leading to the first floor accommodation with round gallery above, whilst the room has oak flooring and two built-in corner cloaks cupboards as well as a further deep storage cupboard under the stairs. The shower room provides a walk-in shower with glass screen, vanity unit wash hand basin with mirror and cupboard above and low level wc. A door leads through to the sitting room with a dual aspect and further deep door leading onto the study with a range of built-in office furniture including two desks as well as a stable door leading out to the driveway allowing separate access. There is also an interconnecting door leading down to the garage. The dining room is a relatively square room and has a door leading onto the main living room, a wonderful room with large curved window overlooking the garden with wood burning stove and oak flooring. There is also a further door leading onto the breakfast room. The kitchen / breakfast room is a magnificent split level room measuring over 31' from front to back. At the rear is the breakfast area with panelled walls and oak flooring with door leading out to the garden. The kitchen end comprises of a bespoke hand crafted kitchen with painted units under work surfaces and matching eye level cupboards, integral dishwasher as well as a walk-in corner larder fridge and ceramic sink whilst at the centre of the room is a wooden topped island with a prep sink with cupboards and drawers beneath. Cooking is provided by a Stoves Range with double oven and 7 ring gas hob. Finally on the ground floor is a utility room with wooden work surfaces with cupboard beneath and a range of wall mounted cupboards with space and plumbing for a automatic washing machine as well as space for a tumble dryer, fridge and separate freezer with stainless sink bowl and slate flooring which matches the kitchen.

First floor

The curved staircase leads up to a large galleried landing with ample room for furniture including a built-in window seat below a feature leaded light stained glass window overlooking the Priory Deer Park. There is a round gallery looking down into the reception hall and doors leading off to the bedrooms as well as an airing cupboard. The main bedroom is truly unique and impressive with an entrance area which provides access to its en-suite facilities with a circular shower, toilet and twin wash bowls on oak stands with cupboard and shelving, eaves storage cupboards and a heated towel rail. The bedroom itself has a 13'5" high vaulted ceiling with Cathedral style windows to the rear, triple door wardrobe and chest of drawers and door leading out to the balcony. The staircase leads up to the mezzanine above. The second bedroom has the best views toward the Deer Park whilst bedrooms three and four are both double bedrooms with a range of three door sliding wardrobes built-in along one wall. The main bathroom has a Romanesque style to the tiling and comprises of a double end bath, walk-in tiled shower cubicle with glass door, pedestal wash hand basin and toilet with a heated towel rail.

In total the main accommodation extends to just over 2800 sq. ft.

The outside

The property is retained from the Colchester Road by a high old redbrick wall with block paved gated entrance leading to the main drive providing ample parking and leading onto the attached oversized double garage measuring 21'8" x 17'10", housing the gas fired boiler with two sets of constantina doors with power and light connected.

The rest of the front garden is laid to shrubs whilst there is side access leading round to the rear garden which is predominantly laid to lawn leading down to a timber framed outbuilding with a lined out garden room measuring 14' 7" x 13' with power and light connected and steps up to a useful storage area above whilst at the other end of the building is a open garden store 13' x 5'2".

There are two covered areas with a paved terrace suitable for alfresco dining, one of which previously housed a hot tub.

Reception hall 19' 10" x 17' 0" (6.05m x 5.18m)

Living room 18' 9" x 16' 6" (5.72m x 5.03m)

Kitchen 15' 6" x 12' 6" (4.72m x 3.81m)

Breakfast room 16' 2" x 12' 6" (4.93m x 3.81m)

Dining room 12' 6" x 12' 5" (3.81m x 3.78m)

Sitting room 13' 0" x 12' 6" (3.96m x 3.81m)

Study 10' 0" x 8' 2" (3.05m x 2.49m)

Shower room

Landing 22' 5" x 22' 2" (6.83m x 6.76m)

Bedroom one 27' 5" x 18' 9" (8.36m x 5.72m)


Bedroom two 15' 2" x 12' 6" (4.62m x 3.81m)

Bedroom three 12' 6" x 11' 3" (3.81m x 3.43m)

Bedroom four 12' 6" x 10' 4" (3.81m x 3.15m)


Double garage 21' 8" x 17' 0" (6.6m x 5.18m)

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