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Fordham, Colchester

829 sq. ft.

(77 sq. m.)

Describes how you own a property. There are different types of tenure - freehold, leasehold, and commonhold.Read more about tenure in our glossary page.

Key features

  • Village location
  • Carport for 2 cars
  • Easy A12 access
  • Country walks
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Sunny garden

Property description

Nestled within the serene village of Fordham, this charming 3 bedroom semi-detached house presents a wonderful opportunity for homeownership through the shared ownership scheme. The property offers a well-balanced blend of comfort, functionality, and modern living.

The Property - Upon entering you are greeted by a generous hallway. To the left you will find the kitchen, this room has been thoughtfully laid out and includes ample storage and worktop space. There is room to dine as well as a side door to the garden.
To the rear of the property, you will find a living/dining room that seamlessly combines relaxation and dining spaces. Large windows allow natural light to flood the room, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere. This versatile area provides space for entertaining friends and family or simply unwinding at the end of a busy day. The sunny garden can also be accessed from this room via double doors.
Conveniently located on the ground floor and off of the hallway is a cloakroom, providing an essential touch of practicality to the living space. This well-placed facility adds convenience for you and your guests.
Ascending to the first floor, you'll find a total of three bedrooms, two doubles and a single. Each is uniquely positioned to offer privacy and comfort. These bedrooms provide spaces that can be adapted to suit your needs, whether as peaceful sleeping quarters or a dedicated home office
Completing the first floor is the family bathroom which comprises a bath with an overhead shower, low-level WC and basin.

The Outside - The property is complemented by beautiful outdoor spaces. A well-manicured front garden not only enhances the property's curb appeal but also provides a delightful spot to enjoy the fresh air. Meanwhile, an enclosed rear garden offers a private oasis for outdoor activities, gardening, or simply basking in the sun.

Parking is a breeze with allocated parking spaces, including a convenient carport that shelters two vehicles from the elements.

The Area - Fordham is a village near Colchester, Essex. It offers a quieter, rural atmosphere while being close to urban amenities. Nearby attractions include Colchester Zoo, Colchester Castle, and High Woods Country Park. Educational options are available in Colchester. Transportation options include the A12 motorway, Colchester's train station with access to London, bus services, and opportunities for cycling and walking.
Fordham All Saints Primary is close by as well as Stanway School for secondary education. All Saints Church also holds a community hub every Friday which includes various suppliers for fruit, veg, herbs and pie man etc as well as a post office.

Further Information - Available under the shared ownership scheme: £237,250 represents a 73% ownership
The rent payable to the Rural Housing Trust Limited is approx. £182pcm for their 27% Share
A new 125-year lease will be issued to the new owner.

Tenure - Leasehold
Council Tax - Colchester Band C
Gas Central Heating
Ownership up to 80%


Fordham, ColchesterBrochure

Shared OwnershipA form of leasehold where you buy a percentage of the property, and pay rent on the share you don't own.Read more about shared ownership in our glossary page.




£182 not specified

Tenure: Share of Freehold When the freehold ownership is shared between other properties in the same building. Read more about tenure type in our glossary page.

GROUND RENTA regular payment made by the leaseholder to the freeholder, or management company.Read more about ground rent in our glossary page.

£0 per year

ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGEA regular payment for things like building insurance, lighting, cleaning and maintenance for shared areas of an estate. They're often paid once a year, or annually.Read more about annual service charge in our glossary page.


LENGTH OF LEASEHow long you've bought the leasehold, or right to live in a property for.Read more about length of lease in our glossary page.

125 years left

Energy Performance CertificatesA document confirming the energy efficiency rating of the property.Read more about epc in our glossary page.

Council TaxA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council tax in our glossary page.

Band: C

Fordham, Colchester


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Chappel & Wakes Colne Station2.1 miles
  • Marks Tey Station3.2 miles
  • Bures Station3.6 miles
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The North Colchester Business Centre, 340 The Crescent, Colchester Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9AD

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