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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Stoke By Nayland, Colchester, Suffolk, CO6

Guide Price £575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II listed house incorporating village stores & post office
  • 4/5 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Partly walled rear garden
  • Double garage & worksop

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The accommodation comprises: Sitting room, open plan living/dining room/kitchen, 4 bedrooms, study/bedroom 5, family bathroom, shower room, store room, post office/sorting office, utility/cloakroom, double garage and workshop, mature partly walled garden.

Park Street Stores and Post Office is a significant Grade II listed property at 16th century origins, with the shop front added in the 19th century. Of traditional timber framed construction under a peg tiled roof the building retains many character features including many exposed beams and several fireplaces. The living accommodation is extensive and versatile with the possibility of creating a self-contained first floor apartment. The open plan living/dining room/kitchen has open studwork and a door out to the rear terrace.

The retail area is divided between the shop, a store room and the Post Office.

Based on the accounts information provided total store sales year end 30/9/2015 £249,550 ex VAT with a gross profit for the same period of £61,395 plus post office salary of £20,804 year end 5/4/2015. The store is fitted and equipped
for the sale of convenience, chilled and frozen goods, soft drinks, newspapers, magazines, off licence, cigarettes, local produce, fresh fruit and vegetables, household and pharmacy products.

The Location

The area has been designated as one of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is famous for the works of John Constable. Stoke by Nayland and Stratford St Mary offer day to day amenities including a very well regarded public house and restaurant and the A12 gives ready access to both the ancient Roman town of Colchester and to Ipswich each with its extensive shopping, schooling and recreational facilities. For the daily commuter there are easily accessible mainline stations at Colchester and Manningtree.


A concrete drive leads to ta large double garage with an adjoining workshop and parking for two cars. The attractive rear garden is enclosed in part by a red brick wall. A brick terrace extends along the rear of the property with wide lawns beyond, several mature trees and established flower and shrub borders.

Services Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 June 2016

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