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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Stackwood Cottage, Stackwood Road, Polstead Heath, Colchester, Essex, CO6 5BA

Withdrawn from Market £1,750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 En-suite Shower Rooms
  • Open Plan Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • 27ft Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Cloakroom
  • Utility Room
  • Detached Cart Lodge/Outbuilding
  • Bathroom
  • 1.75acre woodland

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Under the course of construction A detached five bedroom house arranged to provide approximately 4300 square feet of well appointed living accommodation including spacious entrance hallway, 27ft 6ins sitting room with fireplace and triple aspect windows, 36ft open plan kitchen/breakfast/living room with high quality fittings, 20ft 6ins dining room, utility room, ground floor cloakroom, five first floor bedrooms two with en-suite facilities and an additional first flor bathroom together with a detached outbuilding providing covered parking for two vehicles and adjacent store and studio above with an en-suite all occupying approximately 2 acres of grounds in a stunning setting on the edge of an historic wood in this popular village a short distance from the market town of Hadleigh.

Note: It would be possible at an early stage of construction for a purchaser to have a significant amount of input into the precise layout and finish.

Polstead Heath is a particularly pretty village which benefits from a community shop and public house. The nearby village of Stoke by Nayland has highly regarded primary and middle schools and the towns of Hadleigh, Sudbury, Ipswich and Colchester are all within easy reach; the latter three offering main line rail links with London's Liverpool Street Station.

Under the course of construction "Stackwood Cottage" will be built to an extremely high standard and due for completion during 2017. Full plans available upon request. 

The accommodation is as follows:  


Double doors to:  

Entrance Hallway 20ft 6ins x 7ft with staircase rising to first floor, partially vaulted ceiling, two pairs of double doors to the sitting room, open plan kitchen/breakfast/living room and additional door to ground floor cloakroom and built in cloaks cupboard. 

Sitting Room 27ft 6ins x 14ft 3ins with triple aspect windows overlooking the gardens and grounds including bi-folding doors to the rear terrace, double doors to the dining room and fireplace. 

Open Plan Kitchen/Breakfast/Living Room 36ft x 14ft 3ins with double doors to the dining room, additional doorway to the utility room, triple aspect windows including two pairs of bi-folding doors providing access to the rear terrace, a fully fitted high quality kitchen complete with appliances and large built in pantry. 

Dining Room 20ft 6ins x 9ft 3ins with partially vaulted ceiling, windows and bi-folding doors to the rear terrace. 

Utility Room 10ft 11ins x 7ft 10ins with dual aspect windows, door to side and range of high quality built in units. 

Cloakroom With white suite comprising low level wc and washbasin. 


Spacious Part Galleried Landing With window to front, doors to the bedrooms and bathroom and airing cupboard. 

Principle Bedroom Suite (which comprises bedroom 1) 15ft 6ins x 14ft 3ins with dual aspect windows including a pair of french windows overlooking and providing access to a spacious roof terrace measuring approximately 16ft x 9ft 3ins with glass ballustrading and offering views of the surrounding woodland and countryside and door to: 

En-suite Shower Room With white suite comprising low level wc, washbasin and large shower enclosure. 

Guest Bedroom Suite (which comprises bedroom 2) 11ft 9 ins x 11ft 2ins with window to front and door to: 

En-Suite Shower Room With white suite comprising low level wc, basin and large shower enclosure. 

Bedroom 3 14ft 3ins x 9ft 2ins with dual aspect windows to the rear and side. 

Bedroom 4 14ft 3ins x 9ft 2ins with dual aspect windows to the front and side. 

Bedroom 5  

ins with window to side. 8ft 11ins x 8ft 10  

Family Bathroom With white suite comprising low level wc, washbasin and bath. 


Detached Cart Lodge/Outbuilding Presenting weatherboard elevations under a pitched roof clad with tiles. The outbuilding provides covered open fronted parking for two vehicles with adjacent store and internal staircase provides access to the first floor studio room with adjacent shower room. 

Gardens and Grounds "Stackwood Cottage" sits well back form the road at the end of a private driveway in a partially wooded site on the edge of an historic wood with far reaching views across the surrounding countryside. 

In total approximately 1.75 acres (subject to survey)  

Services We understand mains electricity and water are connected. 

Viewing Strictly by prior appointment with the vendors' agents. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 July 2016

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