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4 Bed Detached House For Sale Richardsons Road, Colchester, CO7

£465,000- Detached

Yield: 3.87%
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Yield: 3.87%
  • Rental Guide: £1,200 - £1,500
  • 4 Bedroom(s)
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Key Features

  • Four Bedroom Extended, Detached Property
  • Village Location
  • Excellent Scope For Enhancement
  • Ample Off Road Parking
  • Large Car Port And Double Garage
  • Well Presented Gardens
Last Updated: 21st December 2019


INTRODUCTION A generously proportioned four bedroom detached, extended, village home situated on Richardsons Road in a quiet part of the village. With a large car port and double garage to the side, pleasant garden to the rear, modern boiler and heating system. The property offers excellent scope for a new owner to enhance, update and modernise to their own taste and style.  

INFORMATION completed in 1972 as part of the popular Richardsons Road development, of cavity brick construction under a tiled roof with rendered elevations. There are ample power sockets and TV points throughout the property. The property was extended to the rear in the year 2000. The conservatory adjacent to the kitchen and rear extension was added in 2002. The front porch and up and over door to the carport were added in the year 2000. Heating and hot water are provided via a Worcester Gas Boiler installed in 2017. Windows and doors are double glazed throughout, cavity wall and loft insulation are present. Cold water storage tanks in the loft. Broadband is available to the property.  

DIRECTIONS from the A12 heading South take the East Bergholt junction and turn left onto the B1070, continue on into the village passing the Carriers Arms and Hare and Hounds pubs. Turn right onto Chaplin Road and then left onto Richardsons Road. The property can be found on the left hand side after 300 yards, ample driveway parking.  

EAST BERGHOLT has the benefit of a good range of local facilities including a modernised general store and post office, bakers, chemist, GP surgery, medical centre, Parish Church, Congregational Church along with many local associations. The village provides education facilities from pre-school age to GCSE with sixth form colleges available in Colchester and Ipswich. There are several independent schools in both the local and major towns and throughout the area. A12 links to the M25 and A14. Regional Airport is Stansted, approximately an hour by car. The mainline railway station in Manningtree provides a regular service to London and Norwich taking around an hour. The village is famous for its historical connections with John Constable RA and the landscape he painted is still very much the same today. From the village there are numerous footpaths giving direct access into this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty 

SERVICES mains gas electric drainage and water. Local council Babergh district council contact on council tax band D, EPC - TBC 

NOTE As vendor\'s agents we are unable to give any guarantee as to the condition of any appliance included (where mentioned) in the property. The photographs are provided to show the internal and external appearance of the building and in no way should a buyer assume that any contents are to be included either inside or out. 

ON THE FIRST FLOOR accommodation is as follows: 

BEDROOM ONE 11\'11 x 10\'08 window to the front (West), built in wardrobes to the side and doorway to the rear into the walk in wardrobe also accessed from the landing. Further door to the: EN-SUITE 6\'10 x 5\'04 opaque window to the front (West), fully tiled walls to ceiling height, vanity wall and base units to the side, inset panel bath with curtain and shower over, w/c and wash basin. 

BEDROOM TWO 16\'08 x 10\'02 window to the rear (East) and side (North) with views over open farmland to woodland beyond. Ample space for wardrobes and dressing tables. 

BEDROOM THREE 11\'08 x 9\'04 window to the rear (East), built in wardrobes, currently configured as a twin room but with ample space for a double bed. 

BEDROOM FOUR 9\'04 x 6\'09 window to the side (North), configured as a generous office, room for a single bed or conversion to a nursery space. 

FAMILY BATHROOM 6\'09 x 5\'04 opaque window to the side (North), tiled walls to ceiling height, wall and base vanity units to the side, panel bath, w/c and wash basin. 

LANDING 10\'02 x 6\'02 including stairwell, this generous space has doors to first floor rooms, doors to the airing cupboard containing the hot water cylinder and a door to the walk in wardrobe also accessed via the main bedroom. Loft access via built in ladder to the part boarded and illuminated loft space. Return open tread stairs to the ground floor pass an opaque window to the side (Side). 

ON THE GROUND FLOOR access from the front driveway to the: 

ENTRANCE PORCH 7\'06 x 2\'10 half glazed door and large window to the front garden and driveway, further UPVC door into the: 

ENTRANCE HALL 6\'10 x 5\'05 opaque glazed panel to the front, coat hanging space to the side and doorways to the rear hall and: 

SITTING ROOM 18\'00 x 12\'07 large picture window to the front garden enjoying a Westerly aspect brings afternoon sunshine into this spacious room. Opaque panel glazed door into the: 

DINING HALL AND SNUG 23\'10 x 10\'09 glazed double doors to the rear garden and terrace , with windows either side, the space is eminently flexible for dining or a second sitting room, further doorways to the conservatory and kitchen: 

CONSERVATORY 9\'08 x 9\'01 glazed to two sides overlooking the garden and fields beyond, double doors to the terrace area, lights and power points, tiled floor and an opaque glazed roof. Window back to the kitchen and dining area. 

KITCHEN BREAKFAST ROOM 11\'00 x 8\'07 window to the rear into the conservatory. The kitchen is well set out with wooden fronted wall and base unite to three sides, and providing ample storage and space for the combination cooker and hob, extractor over. Tiled splash backs to the ample work surfaces, inset double sink and drainer. Panel wall and archway lead into the: 

UTILITY ROOM 7\'02 x 6\'10 window to the side into the carport, base units to the side with space and plumbing for washing machine and slimline dishwasher. Work surface with inset single sink and drainer. Extensive built in cupboards to the side with space for fridge/freezer, doorway to the: 

REAR HALL 9\'01 x 3\'07 doorway from the entrance hall and opaque glazed door to the side. 

CLOAKROOM high level opaque glazed window to the side, wash basin inset to unit to the side , w/c and storage cupboards over.  

CARPORT 24\'08 x 15\'09 accessed via door from the rear hall, double up and over doors from the garage and via a single double width electric up and over door from the front driveway. This enclosed space has a section of opaque glazed roof that brings in a great deal of light and greatly aids the flexibility of the space on offer. 

DOUBLE GARAGE 16\'11 x 15\'10 accessed via double up and Over doors from the carport and via a half opaque glazed door from the garden, a highly useful space with power and light connected. Wall mounted Worcester mains gas boiler. 

OUTSIDE to the REAR the garden is highly maintained and the very best has been made of the space on offer, the borders are mature planted beds interspersed with flowers and more mature shrubs and bushes. The central area of lawn is flanked to three sides by patios and outside dining areas. Views to the rear of the garden open out over farmland and woods beyond. To the FRONT the driveway is generous with space for four cars, this leads in through an electric up and over door to a large car port with further parking space, to the side of the driveway is laid to lawn with mature shrubs.  

Nearby Stations

  • Manningtree Rail Station (2.1 miles away)
  • Mistley Rail Station (3.3 miles away)

Nearby Schools

  • East Bergholt High School (0.1 miles away)
  • East Bergholt Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (0.6 miles away)
  • Cherry Blossom Children's Centre (0.6 miles away)
  • Brett River @ Cherry Blossom CC (0.6 miles away)
  • Dedham Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (2 miles away)
Agent Details
Grier & Partners
The Street, East Bergholt, CO7 6TF
Show Contact Number
01206 299 222

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