Guide Price £550,000

High Street, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO7

Property Summary

PREPARE TO BE IMPRESSED - Welcome to this charming, character filled, 3-bedroom Edwardian home located in a prime and well requested spot in LOWER WIVENHOE, just a few minutes’ walk to the Quayside, local eateries and mainline railway station with direct links to London Liverpool Street. As you would expect from a property of this era, this family home has features in abundance, HIGH CEILINGS, OPEN FIRES, DEEP SKIRTING BOARDS, SASH WINDOWS and the most delightful, AWARD WINNING REAR GARDEN which includes a gentle waterfall feature, Summer house and mature landscaped trees and produce planting - The garden really is an outstanding entertaining space that really must be viewed to appreciate. This generous sized property lives up to its family home status with three ground floor reception rooms, stunning kitchen, utility and cloakroom. The first-floor features 3 large bedrooms, one of which enjoys a Juliet balcony overlooking the beautiful landscaped garden, plus 2 en-suites and a family bathroom and newly installed boiler. A BEAUTIFUL CHARACTERFUL HOME WITH AN ENVIABLE GARDEN IN ONE OF THE MOST REQUESTED LOCATION IN LOWER WIVENHOE - To secure your viewing please contact Town and Country Residential Wivenhoe on 01206 822212

Property Description

Stairs rising to first floor, doors to:

Lounge (14' 0'' x 13' 0'' (4.26m x 3.96m))
A beautiful traditional and bright room with bay sash windows to front, ornate coving, feature period fireplace with open fire and wooden mantle over, radiator fitted carpet.

Dining Room (14' 1'' x 13' 1'' (4.29m x 3.98m))
Sash window to rear overlooking the courtyard garden, fireplace with open fire and marble surround, large under stairs storage cupboard, ornate coving, radiator, Maplewood flooring, door to kitchen.

Kitchen (16' 1'' x 9' 7'' (4.90m x 2.92m))
Sash window and door to side. Budding chefs will love this comprehensively fitted kitchen with many extras! Large range of fitted wall and base units with worktops over. Bespoke plinth pull out storage drawers and steps plus an additional under counter extendable worktop. Inset sink, space for range cooker with extractor over, fitted microwave, fridge, tiled splash backs, ceiling spotlights, Maplewood flooring, vertical heated towel rail. This well designed kitchen has the added benefit of a PANTRY providing even extra storage.

Inner Lobby being open plan from the kitchen with door to:

Utility Room (7' 9'' x 4' 1'' (2.36m x 1.24m))
Door to side, window to front, space and plumbing for appliances with sink and worktops over.

Close coupled WC, wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, wood flooring, radiator.

Dining Room/Reception Room Three (14' 4'' x 13' 3'' (4.37m x 4.04m))
A stunning room which floods with light - French doors open onto the AWARD WINNING REAR GARDEN, windows to side and rear, wood flooring, two radiators.

Stairs to first floor from Entrance hallway.

Half landing leading to:

Bedroom One (14' 0'' x 13' 2'' (4.26m x 4.01m))
An elegant principal room with bay sash windows to front, ornamental cast iron fireplace, radiator, fitted carpet, door to en-suite.

Sash window to side, shower cubicle with wall mounted shower, close coupled WC, vanity wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, radiator.

Off the main landing:

Bedroom Two (13' 0'' x 11' 4'' (3.96m x 3.45m))
Another charming and bright room with sash window to rear, ornamental cast iron fireplace, radiator, fitted carpet, door to en-suite.

Shower cubicle with wall mounted shower fully tiled floor and walls, close coupled WC, wash hand basin, radiator.

Bedroom Three (14' 9'' x 11' 2'' (4.49m x 3.40m) plus dressing/study area of 10' x 7'1)
Study/dressing area with cast iron fireplace, fitted wardrobes, radiator, being open plan to the main bedroom with the lovely addition of a Juliette balcony to rear overlooking the wonderful garden. Eaves storage, fitted carpet, radiator.

Family Bathroom
Frosted sash window to side, fully tiled walls and floor, panel bath, close coupled WC, bidet, wash hand basin, storage cupboard, heated towel rail.

Rear Garden
Award Winning Rear Garden. The ultimate transformation - designed and created by the Karen Chamberlain and Stewart Landscape Construction, to an AWARD WINNING STANDARD. The outside space has been completely transformed into a tranquil, relaxing and practical entertaining and relaxing area which compliments the grandeur and sophistication of the house perfectly. A fusion of patio areas with strategically placed seating to take in the weathered steel planters and relaxing water feature creating a perfect backdrop for the sunny location of this remarkable outside space. Further shingled and planted areas lead to a summer house and low level vegetable and fruit planters. Fruit trees, mature planting and soft wood fencing plus an interesting brick wall feature to the rear complete this impeccable, whimsical and AWARD WINNING impressive outside space.

Front Garden
The front garden is retained by a painted dwarf brick wall with hedging and planting. Access to the front door via side entrance.

Agent's Note
This remarkable family home has been lovingly cared for by its current owners and improved over the years including replacement of the front windows for double glazed sash windows. Permit parking is available for two cars.

The vendor has advised us that a new boiler was installed in June 2021 with a 7 year warranty.

Guide Price £550,000

High Street, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO7

  • Handsome 3 Bedroom Period Home
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Stylish Kitchen plus Utility Room
  • Award Winning Garden
  • Requested LOWER WIVENHOE location
  • Beautifully presented Family Home
  • Close To Park, Shops and Quayside
  • Short stroll to Train Station
  • Beautiful Character Filled Home
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