A rare chance has arisen to purchase this remarkable four bedroom executive detached residence, set in a prestigious turning in the Lexden district of Colchester and in grounds of approximately one quarter of an acre (sts). The property has been heavily upgraded and improved by the current owners in recent years, creating a vast array of spacious, exceptionally well presented accommodation throughout and being set within walking distance of some of the very finest schools in the country - makes the perfect long-term family home.
Internally you are greeted by a sizeable entrance porch which in-turn opens to an impressive reception hall, this leads to three generous reception rooms, a spacious kitchen/breakfast room, cloakroom and a utility room completing the ground floor. On the first floor there are four large double bedrooms, an en-suite to the master and a fabulous four-piece family bathroom. Outside as previously mentioned the property is set on a generous 1/4 acre plot and is approached to the front by a large private block paved in & out driveway, this provides parking for up to eigfht cars and leads to an integral double garage. To the rear there are truly beautiful, established South facing gardens.
Full inspections are simply essential in order to appreciate everything this wonderful family home has to offer.
Entrance Porch/Reception Area
13' 1" x 7' 8" (3.99m x 2.34m) Double radiator, access to the garage via a double glazed door and a double glazed door to the hallway, tiled flooring
14' 5" x 8' 7" (4.39m x 2.62m) Tiled flooring, radiator, staircase to first floor, two storage cupboards (one housing home alarm system, other shelving and light) doors to:
Stylish suite comprising of low level WC, vanity unit incorporating a hand wash basin with drawers under, double glazed obscure window to front, chrome heated towel rail, half tiled walls and tiled flooring, mirrored wall cabinet to remain, inset LED sensor lights
24' 4" x 13' 4" (7.42m x 4.06m) Two radiators, inset cast iron wood burner, solid wood hand crafted Television/Entertainment unit with soft closing doors and lighting (to remain), two wall mounted lights (to remain), double glazed French doors to rear, opening to sung, opening to:
12' 9" x 10' 5" (3.89m x 3.18m) Double radiator, double glazed French doors to rear giving access to the garden.
13' 6" x 7' 1" (4.11m x 2.16m) Double glazed window to front, double radiator, four wall mounted lights to remain
14' x 11' (4.27m x 3.35m) Wooden work surface incorporating a breakfast bar with cupboards and drawers under, further wooden work surfaces with cupboards under, four ring electric hob set into surface with an extractor over and a range of eye level cupboards, additional wooden work surface with cupboards under, stainless steel one and a half sink and drainer set into surface, integrated dishwasher and fridge, double radiator, integrated electric eye level oven and microwave, display eye level cabinets to part of one wall and a single glazed door to the utility room.
10' 7" x 8' 7" (3.23m x 2.62m) Wooden laminated work surface with space for a washing machine and dryer under, additional wooden laminated work surface with cupboards under, integrated fridge/freezer, stainless steel bowl sink and matching drainer set into surface, heated towel rail/radiator, double glazed window and door to rear giving access to the garden.
Large airing cupboard, loft hatch providing to large loft space (potential to be converted into an additional bedroom if desired), doors to:
15' 9" x 12' (4.80m x 3.66m) Double glazed window to front, double radiator, two built in double wardrobes, one built in single wardrobe, door to:
Four piece suite comprising of a deep set bath, fully tiled shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal hand wash basin, double glazed obscure window to front and a heated towel rail, two built in storage cupboards
13' 5" x 12' 2" (4.09m x 3.71m) Double glazed window to front, double radiator and three built in double wardrobes.
12' 7" x 10' 4" (3.84m x 3.15m) Double glazed window to rear, double radiator and a built-in double wardrobe.
12' x 10' 3" (3.66m x 3.12m) Double glazed window to rear, double radiator and double wardrobe recess.
10' 4" x 7' 2" (3.15m x 2.18m) Tiled flooring, fully tiled walls, chrome heated towel rail, luxurious white suite comprising of low level WC, Roper Rhodes vanity hand wash basin, freestanding bath and separate double shower cubicle, inset LED spotlights, double glazed window to rear, inset LED sensor lights
as previously mentioned the property is set in a generous 1/4 acre plot and is approached to the front aspect by a large private block paved in & out driveway, this leads provides parking for up to eight vehicles and leads to an integral double garage. The garaging itself provides access to an internal boiler room ((housing gas meter) measuring 8'8 x 6' and houses a new Vaillant boiler and fitted shelving. The garage has an electric up and over door which is controlled by a remote control and the garage also houses the electric meter for the property. There is also the added advantage of a water supply to the garage via a tap. The house also benefits from having down lighters positioned along the front of the house giving the house an appearance of grandeur.
To the rear of the property there is a beautiful South facing garden featuring a large sun patio spanning across the entire width of the house. Steps from here lead up to the remainder of the garden which is predominately laid lawn and features an array of stunning mature flowers, plants and trees. The current owners have landscaped the garden with attention to detail clearly visable throughout. Additionally there are two side access points, an outside tap and a newly built detached studio/outbuilding which is to remain - This is fully insulated and has power and light connected. The outbuilding/studio has full UPVC double glazing and is accessible via UPVC French doors. There is also the added benefit of a garden shed, positioned to the rear of the garden which is to remain with the property. A Wood store can also be found in the rear garden.