Wivenhoe Road, Colchester


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  • Bedrooms: 5
An attractive 19th century home in a tranquil setting, amidst rolling fields, stables & paddocks.Standing prominent at the top of the private gravelled driveway is this exceptional period home, believed to be dated back to the 19th century, The property has undergone improvements/modernisation from its current owner and the reigns are ready to be passed over.Packed full of character the property has exposed wooden flooring thoughout the majority, but holds a modern day feel due to its cosmetic design. The kitchen and bathrooms in particular have been renewed, the property is move in ready. The layout is inviting having enough bedroom and living space for all.It sits on a plot approaching 4 acres, the grounds include paddock area, detchaed oversized double garage and multi purpose fully equipped lodge, which could be a perfect annexe space for those who need to somewhere for the family or children, alternatively this would make a great gym or outside office space.This magnificent home is nestled on the attractive landscape between the two popular villages of Alresford & Wivenhoe, approximately 6 miles from Colchester town centre, The village offers a variety of stores to meet day to day needs, a school and railway station serving London's Liverpool Street, the journey taking around an hour and twenty. The village of Wivenhoe, recently voted by The Sunday Times as one of the best places to live in the United Kingdom, it has an exceptional waterfront with a collection of traditional pubs, supermarket and local shops, also benefitting from a mainline train station in the village, only fifteen minute drive to Colchester for that high street shopping experience, this home is not to be missed!Call haart now on 01206 822633 to arrange your exclusive showing.

Entrance Hall

Wood flooring, two storage cupboards, Victorian radiator, doors leading to:

Sitting Room 18'3" x 14'9" (5.56m x 4.50m)

Window to front aspect, French doors to side aspect, fireplace with inset log burner, exposed wood flooring, TV point, radiator

Reception Room 11'8" x 11'6"

(3.56m x 3.51m) Window to front aspect, built in storage cupboards, office space, Victorian radiator


Obscure window to side aspect, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, built in storage, radiator

Dining Room 11'8" x 11'2" (3.56m x 3.40m)

Window to side aspect, French doors leading to rear, radiator, open to:

Kitchen 12'2" x 12' (3.71m x 3.66m)

Window to side aspect, range of matching eye level and base units, worktops over, inset sink unit, gas range cooker with hood over, space for appliances, radiator, door to:

Laundry Room 10' x 8' (3.05m x 2.44m)

Door to side, window to side aspect, windows to rear aspect, matching units from kitchen with worktops over, one and a half sink/drainer unit, space and plumbing for appliances, built in storage cupboard

First Floor Landing

Gallery style with storage cupboard, radiator, doors to:

Bedroom One 15' x 11'12" (4.57m x 3.66m)

Dual aspect windows to front, built in wardrobe, radiator, door to:


Two obscure windows to rear aspect, two Victorian radiators, free standing roll top bath, shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin

Bedroom Two 12'3" x 12' (3.73m x 3.66m)

Window to side aspect, feature fireplace, radiator, door to:

Bedroom Five 10'1" x 8'1"

(3.07m x 2.46m) Built in storage, radiator, door to outside landing

Bedroom Three 11'8" x 11'7" (3.56m x 3.53m)

Window to front aspect, feature fireplace, built in storage, radiator

Bedroom Four 12'2" x 6'11" (3.71m x 2.11m)

Window to front aspect, radiator


Window to side aspect, roll top bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator

Front Garden

Dual access driveway (substantial enough to fit a lorry or horse carriage), extremely private, mainly laid to lawn, mature trees and shrubs

Rear Garden

Decking area offers views over paddocks and rolling fields, two paddocks split by rail fencing, stables area (available with a vendor on a separate negotiation )

Garage 18'7" x 18'5" (5.66m x 5.61m)

Electric roller door, external door to side, power and light connected, window to rear


Detached, perfect for home gym, contained annexe or study area

Agents Note

Oil heating and septic tanks are connected to this property

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