Halstead Road, Eight Ash Green, Colchester, CO6 3PX


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  • Bedrooms: 3
General information A beautifully presented detached period cottage of immense charm and character, situated in a pleasant lane just off the Halstead Road and is within easy access of all local shops, amenities, highly regarded schools, the A12 and Marks Tey mainline railway station. This outstanding property which has the benefit of oil fired radiator heating, Economy 7 hot water system, high quality triple glazed windows has accommodation comprising oak panelled entrance door to entrance lobby, Parquet flooring, windows to front and side elevations, double doors to dining hall and door to cloakroom with white low level wc, wash hand basin with storage cupboard under, part tiled walls, Parquet flooring and window to side. Dining hall with window to side, Parquet flooring, understairs storage cupboard, exposed beams, staircase to first floor. Sitting room with a wealth of exposed beams, cash iron multi fuel strove, double leaded light glazed doors to sun room which is double glazed, timber and brick construction with ceramic tiled floor, vaulted ceiling with two sky light windows and double French door to rear garden. There are double doors leading to the impressive kitchen/diner with hand made custom built units, there is a double bowled deep porcelain butler sink unit, range of granite work surfaces with drawers, cupboards and storage space under, large corner dresser unit, fitted larder cupboard, island unit with granite work surface, built in electric oven and hob, oil fired cooking range which provides hot water for the central heating and domestic hot water and has an extractor hood over. There is a part vaulted ceiling with two sky light windows and a wealth of exposed beams. Window to the rear and glazed door to the conservatory which is double glazed PVCU construction, has a ceramic tiled floor, vaulted ceiling with two sky light windows, plumbing for automatic washing machine and double French doors to rear garden. First floor landing with window to side. Bedroom one with window to front and range of built in wardrobes. Bedroom two with window to front, built in wardrobe, airing cupboard and access to loft space. Bedroom three with window to rear, bathroom/wc with white suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, mixer taps, wash hand basin with storage cupboard under, low level wc, shower enclosure, part tiled walls and window to rear.

Entrance lobby 11' 8" x 4' 0" (3.56m x 1.22m)

Cloakroom 5' 2" x 2' 8" (1.57m x 0.81m)

Dining hall 12' 7" x 12' 4" (3.84m x 3.76m)

Sitting room 18' 10" x 12' 0" (5.74m x 3.66m)

Sun room 14' 6" x 9' 7" (4.42m x 2.92m)

Kitchen/diner 23' 11" x 13' 3" (7.29m x 4.04m)

Conservatory 12' 8" x 9' 8" (3.86m x 2.95m)

Bedroom one 11' 6" x 10' 10" (3.51m x 3.3m)

Bedroom two 11' 0" x 8' 9" (3.35m x 2.67m)

Bedroom three 11' 3" x 6' 3" (3.43m x 1.91m)

Bathroom 13' 0" x 4' 5" (3.96m x 1.35m)

The outside As previously mentioned, the property is situated in a pleasant lane just off the Halstead Road and enjoys farmland views. There is a large front garden which is extensively laid to lawn with mature flower and shrub beds. To the front of the property there is a block paved parking area, sufficient for approximately three cars. There is also a rear set detached double garage with parking for an additional two cars in front which is approximately 18'11" by 16'10" with twin electrically operated up and over doors, power and light connected and personal door to rear garden. There are two side accesses to the rear garden which is approximately 60ft deep and is beautifully laid out in an 'English' cottage garden design, is mainly laid to lawn with many mature flower and shrub beds. There is a block paved patio area and footpath, aluminium framed greenhouse, timber built summer house and shed.

Where? The property is situated in the ever popular village of Eight Ash Green with excellent access to the nearby Tollgate Retail Park, the A12 dual carriageway and the mainline station at Marks Tey. Colchester town centre is within a short drive and has a further excellent range of shops and recreational facilities, numerous restaurants and the Mercury Theatre. Eight Ash Green village itself has good local amenities to include a petrol station, pub, cricket ground, village shop, and primary school.


Services - We understand that mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is by means of a septic tank.

The property is situated in a lane which has shared responsibility and ownership for the three properties situated within.

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating -

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