Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HA


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
An exceptionally presented Grade ll listed semi detached family home nestled in the heart of one of Essex/Suffolk's most sought after bustling villages of Dedham. Situated amongst the picturesque 'constable country' surroundings, the property is bursting full of magnificent character dating back to the early 1700's and has been comprehensively renovated and refurbished throughout. The property consists of a pitched slate roof which sits on top of a predominantly timber frame construction with rendered and colour washed elevations. There is permit parking available opposite and the property benefits from one allocated parking space at the Assembly rooms with an additional space available on request.

The property

A stylish entrance door opens in to the properties light filled drawing room with three dual aspect sash windows, beautifully embellished ceilings, two open red brick fireplaces set behind a wooden shelved recess and built-in cupboard.  The inner hallway with its exposed original timber comprises staircase ascending to the first floor accommodation and a feature glazed brushed stainless steel glass floor door leading down in to the illuminated brick cellar perfect for wine storage.

The sitting room has a window and door to the side aspect which allows access to the outside of the property and also benefits from built in storage and is currently used as the children's playroom. Further along the hall way is the cloakroom with toilet and wash hand basin and finally on the ground floor accommodation is the impressive kitchen/dining room. This superbly finished area overlooks the rear garden and consists of extensive roll top work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under and a range of matching wall mounted cupboards together with a central island and a ceramic induction hob. There is a further pantry style cupboard and floor to ceiling storage with integrated Bosch double oven and space and plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine. Exposed timber floors follow through in to the generous breakfast area with double French doors to the rear terrace and walled garden. A part-glazed door from the kitchen leads in to the side entrance lobby, with exposed brick floor and space for coats and shoes with access to the side path. 

First floor

A feeling of space continues to the first floor landing where four bedrooms, family bathroom with underfloor heating, panel enclosed bath, WC, wash basin and walk in shower can be found.

There is also a separate family shower room with walk in shower, WC and wash basin and stairs continue up to the attic rooms. The main bedroom is found to the rear of the property with views overlooking the rear garden and Church whilst bedroom two has a window to the side and benefits from a neutral tiled en suite shower room with underfloor heating, toilet and wash hand basin. Bedrooms three and four are situated to the front of the property both with exposed cast iron feature fireplaces and built in wardrobes behind country cottage wooden doors. 

Second floor 

A staircase ascends to the final floor which leads in to a walk through bedroom five with velux window to bedroom six with window to the side aspect both with exposed timbers.


The property benefits from a double gated side entrance with pathway to side porch led by raised mature flower beds and timber fronts.

The rear garden commences with a paved york stone terrace area perfect for outdoor furniture and entertaining in front of the kitchens french doors. The garden is predominantly south facing with steps from the patio to the remainder of the garden which is mainly laid to lawn and a timber garden store which is to remain. There is permit parking available opposite and the property benefits from one allocated parking space at the Assembly rooms with an additional space available on request.


Kitchen/dining room 22' 11" x 13' 3" (6.99m x 4.04m)


Sitting room 13' 1" x 10' 7" (3.99m x 3.23m)

Drawing room 23' x 9' 3" (7.01m x 2.82m)

Cellar 11' x 6' (3.35m x 1.83m)

Bedroom one 14' 9" x 10' 7" (4.5m x 3.23m)

Ensuite 7' 5" x 5' 11" (2.26m x 1.8m)

Shower room 7' 8" x 3' 10" (2.34m x 1.17m)

Bedroom two 13' 2" x 11' 10" (4.01m x 3.61m)

Bedroom three 13' 6" x 10' 5" (4.11m x 3.18m)

Bedroom four 12' 2" x 10' (3.71m x 3.05m)

Bathroom 9' 8" x 7' 1" (2.95m x 2.16m)

Bedroom five 16' x 9' 6" (4.88m x 2.9m)

Bedroom six 9' 6" x 9' 5" (2.9m x 2.87m)

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