Oaks Drive, Colchester, CO3 3PS

£750,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Substantial 5 bedroom detached house with annexe wing with further bedroom within walking distance of the town, open spaces of Hilly Fields and Colchester's mainline station. The property has been substantially extended and altered by the current owners to form a fine family home with gas fired central heating. This well-proportioned property has great flexibility to the accommodation and benefits from no ongoing chain.

The property

Ground floor

A pillared entrance vestibule has the entrance door opening through into a large hallway with attractive flooring and stair flight leading to the first floor accommodation. Leading off the hall is a boot room with ample space for coats, boots, etc..whilst there is a cloakroom with toilet and wash hand basin.

The main drawing room is a magnificent room measuring some 36' x 15' with large fireplace and dual aspect including French doors leading out to the rear gardens. The large dining room again with French doors out to the garden and due to its size, if its not required as a dining room would make an excellent family room/2nd sitting room.

The kitchen/breakfast is beautifully appointed with granite work surfaces with cupboard and drawer units under and range of wall mounted cupboards with a double bowl butler sink and integral dishwasher and space for a range. There is a hardwood topped island unit with cupboards and drawers beneath and further storage cupboards including two integral fridge/freezers. There is also space for a table or dining and French doors leading out to the gardens.

The utility room has two large storage cupboards as well as work surfaces with sink and drainer and cupboard housing the gas fired boiler and a door leading to the outside. Located in the wing is a further sitting room with a large walk-in cupboard whilst the door connects through to a guest bedroom with its own ensuite shower room.

First floor

Stairs lead up from the main hallway to a landing that meanders its way round the property. The master bedroom is found at the rear with part vaulted ceiling and an archway through to a dressing room with a range of sliding door wardrobes located to three walls. The bedroom also has its own ensuite facilities with a vanity unit with two wash hand bowls with mirror and shelving, cupboards and drawers beneath with a tiled shower cubicle with glass sliding door, raised double ended bath and toilet.

The second bedroom is found at the other end of the house with a double wardrobe with useful cupboards above and its own ensuite shower room and adjoins a hobbies room which could also be used as a dressing room. There are three further double bedrooms as well as a family bathroom with a shower end bath with glass screen, vanity unit wash hand basin and toilet.

Outside & Gardens

To the front of the property is an extensive paved area providing ample parking. There is gated access to the side that leads round to the rear garden which commences with a paved terrace with covered pergoda providing entertainment area with pathways leading up the garden which for ease of maintenance has been dressed with astroturf to a circular paved area which is an excellent suntrap.

At the rear of the garden are raised shingled beds with railway sleepers and a large evergreen oak.

Reception hall 15' 7" x 12' 10" (4.75m x 3.91m)

WC

Drawing room 36' 2" x 14' 11" (11.02m x 4.55m)

Dining room 20' 10" x 12' 3" (6.35m x 3.73m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 26' 7" x 13' 7" (8.1m x 4.14m)

Utility room

Sitting room 17' 2" x 15' (5.23m x 4.57m)

Guest bedroom 14' 6" x 8' 2" (4.42m x 2.49m)

Ensuite

Landing

Bedroom one 16' x 13' 4" (4.88m x 4.06m)

Dressing room 13' x 10' 1" (3.96m x 3.07m)

Ensuite

Bedroom two 16' x 10' 5" (4.88m x 3.18m)

Ensuite

HOBBIES ROOM

Bathroom

Bedroom three 13' 6" x 11' 3" (4.11m x 3.43m)

Bedroom four 15' x 9' 4" (4.57m x 2.84m)

Bedroom five 13' 9" x 9' (4.19m x 2.74m)

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Fenn Wright - Colchester

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