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Scarletts Bungalow, Recreation Road, Colchester, Essex, CO1 2HH

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Reduced on 17/05/2021
Dedman Gray Auction, Essex
Detached Bungalow

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  • Freehold
  • By appointment with the Auctioneers

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

A vacant freehold bungalow sitting on a plot with over 125 meters of roadside frontage located within this residential area close to local primary school, recreation and shopping amenities. It is considered that the land could be redeveloped to create multiple residential dwellings. Pre-application advice was given in 2018 on a proposal for the development of 7 x 4 bedroom houses and 2 x 2 bedroom maisonettes.
The overall plot size is approx is approximately 0.49 acres (as measured by an online mapping service). This triangular plot has an overall width of 125 meters (412") approximately and has a depth 30 meters (100ft) at its deepest point.
To see the pre-application advice from 2018 please refer to the legal pack. For all other planning enquiries please contact Colchester Borough Council on
It is considered that the property and land could suit a variety of uses including redeveloping the land to create multiple residential dwellings subject to necessary consents.
A detached bungalow with 8 Rooms plus kitchen, 2 x WC's and a conservatory measuring approx 1980 square feet in total. The building has been used as a recreational and therapy center for the former residents of a nearby care home. We are advised that a change of use application has been made for the bungalow to return to residential usage.

Scarletts Bungalow, Recreation Road, Colchester, Essex, CO1 2HH


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Hythe Station0.5 miles
  • Colchester Town Station0.9 miles
  • Colchester Station1.9 miles
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Dedman Gray Auction, Essex

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Dedman Gray Auction, Essex

Dedman Gray Auction Ltd are based in Thorpe Bay in Southend on Sea, Essex and are firmly established as one of the top 20 UK national auctioneers, holding regular land and property auctions.

Buying or selling land and property at auction is ideal if you wish to remove the uncertainties of the normal selling process. A sale by public auction demonstrates the best possible price has been obtained taking into consideration market conditions and the position and repair of the property. Dedm

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