4 bedroom chalet for sale

The Green, Great Bentley

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

PROPERTY White Lodge is a substantial chalet bungalow dating from circa 1910 with some later additions, and is in an exceptional secluded location overlooking the village green on the eastern side of the village. The interior is well proportioned and has plenty of character including parquet flooring, moulded architraves, and picture rails with the rooms having attractive views of the green to the front and the beautiful gardens to the rear. Located off the entrance hall are the dining room and sitting room, which has a fireplace and glazed folding doors, with potential to open up a larger entertaining space. The kitchen is fitted with a range of units and a full height unit housing a Neff oven with plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. There is scope to modernise the property as well as potentially extend, subject to the necessary planning consents.  

SITUATION Great Bentley is situated in the Tendring District to the east of Colchester and is a highly desirable village with one of the largest village greens in the country, extending to about 43 acres. The village has won Essex Village of the Year and Best Kept Village awards and there are excellent amenities including local shops, a Doctor's surgery and pharmacy, a primary school, public houses and a restaurant. Communications are first rate with a branch line railway station with service to Colchester and a journey time to London Liverpool Street taking approximately 90 minutes. There is easy access to the A120 linking to the A12. 

OUTSIDE White Lodge is approached over the village green via a gravel driveway with parking for several cars. The front gardens has a number of shaped lawns and flower beds stocked with a variety of spring bulbs and roses. To the rear of the property is a large stone paved terrace with steps down to the garden which is laid to lawn with a pergola. A stone wall bisects a further area of garden and there are many shrubs and rose bushes as well as mature trees including pine, laburnum, walnut, cherry, apple and fig

To the side of the house is the detached garage with up and over door and power connected and an attached store. There is a further detached weather boarded store.  

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Nearest stations

  • Great Bentley (0.4 mi)
  • Weeley (1.9 mi)
  • Alresford (Essex) (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nicholas Percival, Colchester - Sales

Beacon End Farmhouse London Road, Stanway, CO3 0NQ

01206 916155 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Nicholas Percival, Colchester - Sales

Beacon End Farmhouse London Road, Stanway, CO3 0NQ

01206 916155 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Great Bentley (0.4 mi)
  • Weeley (1.9 mi)
  • Alresford (Essex) (3.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Nicholas Percival, Colchester - Sales

Beacon End Farmhouse London Road, Stanway, CO3 0NQ

01206 916155 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.

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