This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

4 bedroom detached house for sale

Ardleigh

Guide Price £500,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Copelands is an appealing detached four bedroom home constructed around the early 1950’s set back from the road and screened by mature hedgerow within gardens extending to around two thirds of an acre. There is a large gravel driveway providing parking space for numerous vehicles along with boat, caravan etc and there is a sizeable detached double width garage and useful timber work shed.

The spacious accommodation includes a front facing office/study which although fully connected to the property also has its own independent access making it an ideal workroom for those requiring a little ‘peace and quiet’, or for alternative uses, subject to obtaining the relevant planning consent. The A120 is close by and for those requiring access to London both Colchester’s main line railway station and A12 dual carriageway are within a short drive.

The accommodation briefly comprises a welcoming and sizeable reception hall and cloakroom with low level WC, vanity unit with inset wash basin having cupboards under and part tiled walls. There is a front facing dining room with oil fired rayburn and a comfortable lounge with ceramic tiled fireplace an hearth, wood burning stove and double glazed French doors opening onto the superb conservatory/family room with its double set of French doors opening onto the mature garden. There is a spacious kitchen fitted with a comprehensive range of units and a large walk in pantry. A side lobby with access to the coal/wood shed also has a door leading to the utility room which houses the oil fired boiler, has a stable door opening out onto the garden and a further door to the office/study with its range of fitted book shelving and independent door to front.

On the first floor is a split level landing with a shelved airing cupboard which also houses the water softener. The master bedroom has a range of fitted wardrobes to one wall and lovely views to the front elevation to the countryside and to Ardleigh Reservoir and opens onto the en-suite shower room which has a vanity unit with inset wash basin, useful storage cupboards under, a tiled shower cubicle and low level WC. There are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom which has a white suite comprising panelled bath with separate shower fitment over, pedestal wash basin and access to loft space with a separate low level WC.

This well presented home has a delightful countryside aspect to the rear elevation where we understand there are around seven acres of paddock land that may be available to rent (for those with an equestrian interest from a local land owner). There is oil fired central heating, an alarm system and double glazed windows.


Outside and Garden
As previously mentioned Copelands is set back from John De Bois Hill, screened by mature hedgerow with a gravel driveway providing ample parking space for numerous vehicles, boat and caravan.

There is a good sized double garage and substantial timber work shed. There is a large expanse of lawn with a number of mature trees including apple, pear, birch and pine. There is a pleasant circular patio/seating area, water feature and the garden offers a high degree of seclusion with lovely countryside views, with the overall grounds extending to around two thirds of an acre.

Reception Hall
15'10" x 7'5"

Lounge
19'10" x 12'8"

Dining Room
13'9" x 11'5"

Conservatory/Family Room
23' x 18'5"

Kitchen
15'10" x 9'

Utility Room
9'6" x 8'2"

Office/Study
17'8" x 8'6"

Garden

Garage

Master Bedroom
14'10" x 12'5"

En-Suite Shower Room

Bedroom Two
11'8" (max) x 11'

Bedroom Three
11'5" x 9'5" (plus 3'6" door recess)

Bedroom Four
10'6" x 7'6"

Bathroom
7'10" x 6'6"

Separate W.C.


More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 May 2011

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Colchester Lettings

146 High Street Colchester CO1 1PW

01206 763388 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fenn Wright, Colchester Lettings

146 High Street Colchester CO1 1PW

01206 763388 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer

Property reference 2178548. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Fenn Wright, Colchester Lettings. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.