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Victoria Cottage, Eight Ash Green

£495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • DETACHED COTTAGE
  • THREE/FOUR BEDROOMS
  • THREE RECEPTIONS
  • MASTER BEDROOM + EN-SUITE
  • CLOAKROOM
  • OFFICE/BEDROOM FOUR
  • CONSERVATORY
  • GOOD SIZED PLOT
  • TRIPLE GARAGE/STUDIO
  • EPC - E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A truly individual three/four bedroom detached period cottage nestled in a private lane. This charming abode is approached via wrought iron driveway gates giving access to a good sized shingle/concrete driveway and triple garage (presently being used as a studio).The property was originally two cottages and has a wealth of exposed beams and inglenook fireplace, whilst history can trace it back to approximately 1770.This residence has been improved and remodelled over the years and the current owners have carried out further enhancements with a recent kitchen and decoration.

The property is set out generally over two floors with the ground floor consisting:- entrance lobby, cloakroom, hallway, recent kitchen/breakfast room, office/bedroom four, dining area, living room, garden room, conservatory and master bedroom with en-suite bathroom. The first floor has a small landing with two further well appointed bedrooms and a shower room. Outside the property is surrounded by the gardens. The conservatory and garden room look out over the main part which has trees shrubs and a pond. There is a herb garden storage areas and main shingle/concrete driveway giving access to a triple garage/studio.

Victoria Cottage is situated in a highly convenient position in the village of Eight Ash Green, with easy access to A12 and Tollgate Retail Park, which has a good selection of shops and a large supermarket. Colchester town centre is approximately 3 miles away and has a wide range of shopping and recreational facilities. There are a number of excellent schools in the area including Holmwood House, Stanway School, Colchester Royal Grammar School. For the commuter, mainline rail services are available from Colchester North and Marks Tey stations taking from approximately 51 minutes and 56 minutes respectively.

Part glazed ENTRANCE DOOR -
Opening into:-

ENTRANCE LOBBY - 4'6'' x 3'5'' (1.4m x 1m) Smooth ceiling and tiled floor.

CLOAKROOM - 4' x 3' (1.2m x 0.9m) Smooth ceiling, drop light switch and double glazed window to one elevation. Low level WC and corner wash hand basin. Single radiator and tiled floor.

HALLWAY - 8'8'' x 4'3'' (2.6m x 1.3m) Smooth ceiling, radiator and tiled floor.

MASTER BEDROOM - 15'8'' x 13'10'' (4.8m x 4.2m) Smooth ceiling, double glazed windows to two elevations, radiator, wash hand basin with inset vanity sink and cupboard under and built in wardrobe.

BATHROOM/WC - 6'1'' x 4'11'' (1.9m x 1.5m) Smooth ceiling and double glazed frosted window to one elevation. Low level WC, panelled bath with mixer tap, shower attachment and shower unit to wall with folding screen. Heated towel rail, tiled floor and drop light switch.

OFFICE/BEDROOM (4) - 12'4'' x 9'5'' (3.8m x 2.9m) Smooth ceiling, radiator, panelled glazed window to conservatory, further door to kitchen.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - 17' x 14'2'' (5.2m x 4.3m) Smooth ceiling, recess lighting, two windows to one elevation and further double glazed window to side elevation. A range of modern cupboards, drawers and units with adjacent wooden work surfaces, one and a half bowl inset sink unit with mixer taps and wooden work surfaces. Integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Space for automatic washing machine and double filter hood over a Rangemaster gas/electric Range cooker. Pull out storage unit and fitted storage cupboard. Tiled floor.

DINING AREA/RECEPTION - 13'10'' x 13'10'' (4.2m x 4.2m) Red brick fire surround with inset gas coal effect fire. Timber staircase and exposed beams, stair flight to first floor landing. Radiator. Built-in alcove cupboard. Open to:-

GARDEN ROOM - 12'1'' x 9'3'' (3.7m x 2.8m) Double glazed windows and French doors to garden, two radiators, double glazed roof with ceiling fan and further door to:-

CONSERVATORY/SUN LOUNGE - 11'7'' x 9'10'' (3.5m x 3m) Fully carbonate roof and ceiling fan, windows to two elevations, double glazed French doors to rear garden and tiled floor.

LIVING ROOM - 16'1'' x 13'10'' (4.9m x 4.2m) A cosy room with smooth ceiling, exposed beams, window to conservatory and panelled glazed window to side elevation. Inglenook fireplace with wooden beam, fire alcove and open fireplace.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING - 7'1'' x 6' (2.2m x 1.8m) Smooth and sloping ceiling, tiled floor.

BEDROOM - 2 - 14'6'' x 14'3'' (4.4m x 4.3m) Smooth ceiling, double glazed window to two elevations, radiator and built-in wardrobe cupboard.

BEDROOM - 3 - 13'1'' x 8' (4m x 2.4m) Smooth ceiling, built-in storage cupboard, double glazed window to one elevation and radiator.

SHOWER ROOM - 8'7'' x 5'11'' (2.6m x 1.8m) Smooth ceiling and double glazed windows to one elevation. Low level WC, wash hand basin inset into vanity unit, shower cubicle with Aqualisa shower and tiled splashbacks. Heated towel rail, drop light and radiator.

OUTSIDE -
Access to the front of the property can be found off Brick Lane with large wrought iron style gates leading to a stone/shingle/concrete parking area with access to the cottage and the:-

TRIPLE GARAGE/STUDIO - 26'2'' x 22' (8m x 6.7m) The garage is presently being used as an art studio and originally had three sets of entrance doors. Currently it has an enamel sink unit with drainer, cold water feed and cupboards under. Two windows to one elevation and feature large Velux style sky light windows providing a wealth of light. Stable style entrance door and access to the cottage/garden.

GARDEN -
On entering the property, there is a herb garden with access to the side of the property where there is a storage area for recycling etc.

The main garden to the rear of the property is predominantly laid to lawn with shrubs, bushes and trees, which include Willow, Twisted Willow, Silver Birch, Ash, Conifer and Holly. There is a Preservation Order on some trees. There is also a garden pond and paved terrace.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 December 2018

Nearest stations

  • Marks Tey (1.7 mi)
  • Colchester (3.1 mi)
  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (3.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Marks Tey (1.7 mi)
  • Colchester (3.1 mi)
  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Boydens, Colchester

Aston House, 57-59 Crouch Street Colchester CO3 3EY

01206 916226 Local call rate

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