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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Rye Close, Stanway, Colchester

Sold STC £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Four double bedrooms
  • Master with Ensuite, further family bathroom and ground floor WC
  • Two well proportioned reception rooms
  • Kitchen plus utility room
  • Cul-de-sac location with amenity space to the front and side
  • Fully double glazed
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Off street parking and double garage
  • Desirable and well-connected location

Full description

This four double bedroom detached house offers well proportioned accommodation throughout and is situated at the end of a long private drive overlooking a greensward and wooded area within the catchment for Stanway Secondary School.

Stanway, a suburb of Colchester lies three miles to the West of the town centre, offers a location with excellent access to the A12 and a generous selection of local amenities that include the Tollgate shopping complex and the Co-Operative retail development.

Nearby bus stops provide a frequent service to both Colchester and Chelmsford.

Residents here have a choice of excellent primary schools and are located within the catchment area for Stanway secondary school.  

The accommodation comprises of:

Entrance Hall 5.91m x 1.90m (19' 4" x 6' 2")

Approached via a composite Entrance door with stairs leading up to the first floor, a radiator and fitted carpet. There is an integral cupboard and doors that lead to the Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen and WC.

Living Room 5.44m x 4.52m (17' 10" x 14' 9")

Situated to the rear of the property, the Dining Room has PVCu sliding patio doors that lead out to the rear garden. The central focal feature is a brick fireplace with inset gas fire. There are two radiators, a PVCu window to the rear elevation and carpet is fitted.

Dining Room 3.60m x 3.43m (11' 9" x 11' 3")

Having a PVCu box bay to the front elevation, the Dining Room has a radiator and is fitted with carpet.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room 4.56m x 2.59m (15' x 8' 5")

Comprising of a range of Oak fronted units that incorporate cupboards and drawers with a roll top work surface, tiled splash back and matching wall mounted cabinets over. In front of the PVCu window overlooking the rear garden is a stainless steel sink with mixer tap. There is an eye-level electric fan assisted oven and grill and a four ring gas hob with extractor hood above. Space is provided for a low level Fridge or Freezer and plumbing is provided for a dishwasher. There is space for a breakfast table.  A radiator is provided and the flooring is an Oak styled laminate. The wall mounted gas fired boiler is also located in the Kitchen.

Utility Room 2.32m x 2.23m (7' 7" x 7' 3")

Having a personal door leading out to the rear garden and further PVCu window to the rear elevation, the Utility has a stainless steel sink mounted into the roll top surface. Splash back is tiled and plumbing is provided for a washing machine. A further internal door leads into the integral double garage.

Double Garage 5.28m x 5.03m  (17' 3" x 16' 6" )

Power and light is available with eaves storage above. There are two single up and over garage doors to the front elevation.


Fitted with a WC, vanity sink, heated towel rail, PVCu window to the front and tiled flooring.

The first floor accommodation comprises of:


Fitted with carpet and providing access to the loft via a hatch, the landing also homes the shelved airing cupboard housing the insulated hot water tank. Doors lead to all first floor rooms.

Master Bedroom 4.12m x 3.65m (13' 6" x 12')

The Master Bedroom lies to the rear of the property and has a pleasant outlook through the PVCu window at the back of the house. This bedroom is fitted with a carpet and radiator with a door leading to the ensuite shower room.

Ensuite Shower Room

Comprising of a fully enclosed and tiled shower cubicle, WC, pedestal hand wash basin and PVCu window to the rear.

Bedroom Two 3.88m x 3.66m (12' 8" x 12')

Bedroom Two has two PVCu windows to the front elevation, a shelved storage cupboard and is fitted with a radiator and carpet.

Bedroom Three 3.34m x 3.38m (10' 11" x 11' 1")

Situated at the rear of the house, Bedroom three has two PVCu windows, a radiator and fitted carpet.

Bedroom Four 3.43m x 2.55m (11' 3" x 8' 4")

Benefiting from two PVCu windows to the front elevation, a storage cupboard, radiator and fitted with wood laminate flooring.

Family Bathroom

The bathroom suite comprises of a panelled bath with folding shower screen and electric shower over, WC, pedestal hand wash basin and radiator. Splash backs are tiled and there is a PVCu window to the side elevation.


To the front of the property there is a driveway that provides off-road parking for a number of vehicles, whilst to the left hand side is a pedestrian gate giving access to the rear where there is a paved patio area with formal lawned garden beyond. The garden is adjoined by mature flower and shrub borders and is predominately enclosed by a wooden panelled fence

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 December 2017


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