4 bed detached house for sale

£285,000

Brightlingsea, Colchester, Essex CO7

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Property description

*** A substantial 4 Bedroom Detached House with detached office to the rear, located in the heart of Brightlingsea. The property also benefits from a Lounge, Dinning room, Conservatory, Cloakroom, Bathrooms & shower room plus Garage! ***
***nearest station 3.24 miles ***

• Four Bedrooms
• Shower Room
• Bathroom
• Two Reception Rooms
• Conservatory
• Ground Floor Cloakroom
• Outside Boat House/Office


Entrance Mahogany entrance door into entrance porch. Stairs to first floor, central heating boiler under stair recess, tiled hallway leading to lounge, ground floor cloakroom and kitchen.

Lounge23'10" x 10'10" (7.26m x 3.3m). UPVC double glazed bay window to front aspect, lght oak laminate flooring, open fireplace with marble hearth and log grate (interchanges with an electric artificial log burner stove) surround with mantle, Victorian type ceiling, coving with roses, TV point and generous power points. Opposite the lounge is the ground floor cloakroom and doors to:

Internal Conservatory14'9" x 8'4" (4.5m x 2.54m). UPVC double glazed windows and French doors to rear garden and old boat shed, white ceramic floor tiles and door into garage.

Opposite lounge door is the:

Ground Floor Cloakroom On the left of the hallway, fully tiled in white, white ceramic WC and wash hand basin with chrome fittings, enclosed power distribution units and meter.

Dining Room14'8" x 9'6" (4.47m x 2.9m). French doors to rear garden.

Hallway leads on to the kitchen:

Kitchen16'7" x 8'5" (5.05m x 2.57m). White ceramic wall tiles with neutral colour ceramic floor tiles, coved ceiling, window to rear aspect to garden, selection of wall and base mounted units in oak, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit inset to work surfaces, range style cooker with twin hoods over. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, generous power points. American style fridge/freezer, walk in pantry with power and tumble dryer. Opening to internal conservatory and door the main conservatory.

Main Conservatory14'9" x 8'4" (4.5m x 2.54m). Mahogany construction. Windows to side and rear aspects, wooden ceiling and tiled roof, dimmer fittings, power points, radiator and white ceramic tiled floor. French doors with steps leading down to the garden patio area.

First Floor Landing Stairs to landing with a double glazed window to side and doors to:

Bedroom One11'6" x 10'10" (3.5m x 3.3m). UPVC double glazed window to front aspect, radiator, picture rail, telephone and TV inlets. Wood effect laminate flooring, turning right leaving via the bedroom door and almost adjoining the bedroom is the door to:

Shower Room5'4" x 5'4" (1.63m x 1.63m). UPVC double glazed window to front aspect, fully tiled, white WC and wash hand basin with chrome fittings. Glazed shower cubicle, grey ceramic floor tiles, access via fitted loft ladder to fully insulated loft extending to the length of the property and turning left from the bedroom door the landing leads on the left to:

Bedroom Two10'1" x 7' (3.07m x 2.13m). UPVC double glazed window to side aspect, radiator, telephone inlet and wood effect laminate flooring. Landing to, on the left and at the far end is:

Bedroom Three9'1" x 8'1" (2.77m x 2.46m). Entrance door is opposite bedroom three, uPVC double glazed window overlooking the garden, radiator, wood effect laminate flooring. Turning left from the bedroom door and adjoining is:

Family Bathroom6'10" x 6'3" (2.08m x 1.9m). UPVC double glazed window to side aspect, fully tiled. White tiling to walls and light blue ceramic tiles to floor. White suite comprising mahogany panelled bath with shower mixer/attachment, wash hand basin and wc all with chrome fittings. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom Four8'10" x 8' (2.7m x 2.44m). Double glazed window to rear and radiator.

Patio Area16' x 17' (4.88m x 5.18m). Paved in neutral colour slabs, path and steps lead to a rockery with waterfall and a pond. Further pond with sundial water features and patio leads to a lawned area.

Lawned Area26' x 12' (7.92m x 3.66m). Side flower borders and a corner rockery.

Garden Area45' x 30' (13.72m x 9.14m). It is unoverlooked and south facing. The summer house and shed situate at positions that do not infringe on the patio area or lawned area and path leads to:

Summer House11' x 7'6" (3.35m x 2.29m). Internal insulation to the walls, varnished, power points, lighting and telephone point. French doors to the lawned area. Currently used as a gym and path to shed.

Shed10' x 8' (3.05m x 2.44m). Apex roof, power and lighting.

Old Boat House 1920a13'9" x 8'6" (4.2m x 2.6m). Beamed interior, roof and walls have been insulated and clad, telephone and internet connection generous power points. Ideally suited to working from home, games room, craft work or as a teenagers den etc. A water supply can be connected as per previous use.

Garage16'3" x 8' (4.95m x 2.44m). Door leading to the internal conservatory. Up and over access leading to a drive area to the roadway with marked out parking area, lighting and power points.

Outside Front Of House Enclosed by wrought iron railings and gate, decorative paving to the front and also to the side of the property where a pathway secured by two gates leads into the garden. Parking in the road is good and generally four cars can be parked outside.


CO7 Zed-Index
£265,811 £355,955 £207,310 £191,656 £158,636

stats for 
Value change
£9,517 (3.71%) £15,808 (6.32%) £19,341 (7.85%) £13,601 (5.39%) £22,596 (9.29%) £16,793 (6.74%) £39,367 (17.39%)
from 
Avg. price paid: £261,140
No. of property sales: 527
Avg. price paid: £248,228
No. of property sales: 1,510
Avg. price paid: £242,079
No. of property sales: 2,503
Avg. price paid: £239,492
No. of property sales: 3,424
Avg. price paid: £165,577
No. of property sales: 12,302

Avg. asking price in CO7: £358,758
No. of properties for sale in CO7: 358
Avg. asking rent in CO7: £983 pcm
No. of properties to rent in CO7: 70

Property value data/graphs for CO7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £355,955 £242 3.7 £352,308
Semi-detached £207,310 £226 3.0 £195,426
Terraced £191,656 £221 2.7 £179,938
Flats £158,636 £266 1.9 £187,343

Current asking prices in CO7

Avg. current asking prices in CO7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £131,667
(3)
£167,422
(71)
£290,713
(82)
£465,454
(104)
£621,391
(28)
Flats £111,032
(14)
£214,244
(16)
£247,496
(4)
£140,000
(1)
-
All £114,673
(17)
£176,033
(87)
£288,703
(86)
£462,355
(105)
£621,391
(28)

Current asking rents in CO7

Avg. current asking prices in CO7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £688 pcm
(8)
£872 pcm
(8)
£1,109 pcm
(11)
£1,797 pcm
(9)
Flats £611 pcm
(9)
£712 pcm
(10)
£737 pcm
(2)
- -
All £611 pcm
(9)
£702 pcm
(18)
£844 pcm
(10)
£1,109 pcm
(11)
£1,797 pcm
(9)

Fun facts for CO7

Highest value in CO7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Rectory Hill £1,253,799
Colchester Road £1,136,110
Flatford Lane £1,026,926
Coles Oak Lane £917,195
Lower Street £857,306
Highest turnover in CO7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Elm Road 47.6%
Beacon Close 45.5%
Spindrift Way 43.3%
Springfields 41.9%
Paddock Way 40.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Alresford (Essex) (3.2 miles)
  • Great Bentley (3.4 miles)
  • Wivenhoe (4.2 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (21.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (34.0 miles)
  • Manston Airport (35.3 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (0.4 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (0.5 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (13.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Brightlingsea Junior School (0.1 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Infant School (0.1 miles)
  • St Osyth Church of England Primary School (2.7 miles)
  • Colne Community School and College (0.7 miles)
  • Tendring Enterprise Studio School (4.4 miles)
  • Donyland Lodge (5.2 miles)
  • Market Field School (4.9 miles)
  • Shorefields School (6.4 miles)
  • Colchester High School (7.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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  • D J Thompson Builders Ltd in Builder
    01206 820332
    Squirells, Bromley Road, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7BX
    0.19 miles from this property
  • D A Roberts in Builder
    01206 826802
    2 Church Road, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7AT
    0.28 miles from this property
  • R P S Maintenance in Painters & Decorators
    01206 827343
    Granary House, Bromley Road, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7AE
    0.31 miles from this property
  • Beth Chatto Gardens Ltd in Garden Centres
    01206 822007
    Clacton Road, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7DB
    0.33 miles from this property
  • D A Roberts in Builder
    01206 826802
    2 Church Road, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7AT
    0.35 miles from this property
  • F V Conservatories & Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    01206 825374
    Colchester Road Elmstead Market, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7EA
    0.37 miles from this property
  • F V Conservatories & Windows in Double Glazing Installer
    01206 825374
    Colchester Road Elmstead Market, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7EA
    0.44 miles from this property
  • Deans' in Garden Centres
    01206 250485
    Mill Farm, Harwich Road, Great Bromley, Colchester, Essex CO7 7JQ
    0.57 miles from this property
  • S A Findlay Roofing in Roofing Contractors
    01206 826715
    6 Oatlands, Elmstead, Colchester, Essex CO7 7EN
    0.63 miles from this property
  • Deans' in Garden Centres
    01206 250485
    Mill Farm, Harwich Road, Great Bromley, Colchester, Essex CO7 7JQ
    0.64 miles from this property
  • A & K Home Improvements in Double Glazing Installer
    01206 823903
    A & K House, Colchester Main Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8DB
    1.25 miles from this property
  • A & K Home Improvements in Double Glazing Installer
    01206 823903
    A & K House, Colchester Main Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8DB
    1.29 miles from this property
  • J A Malt Builders in Builder
    01206 250272
    Sept Annee, Back Lane East, Great Bromley, Colchester, Essex CO7 7UE
    1.46 miles from this property
  • Paul Wareing Plumbing & Heating in Plumbers
    01206 251434
    Atlantis, Chase Road West, Great Bromley, Colchester, Essex CO7 7UA
    1.59 miles from this property
  • Henry Ashe Flooring in Flooring Services
    01206 252199
    Crossways Corner, Main Road, Frating, Colchester, Essex CO7 7DJ
    1.62 miles from this property
  • Taurus Builders in Builder
    01206 251467
    Taurus, Main Road, Frating, Colchester, Essex CO7 7DJ
    1.62 miles from this property
  • Julian Orman in Painters & Decorators
    01206 826943
    91 Richard Avenue, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 9HY
    1.68 miles from this property
  • Julian Orman in Painters & Decorators
    01206 826943
    91 Richard Avenue, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 9HY
    1.75 miles from this property
  • Cardy Removals in Removals & Storage Services
    01206 826433
    22 Paddock Way, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 9HL
    1.81 miles from this property
  • Harp Commercial Interiors Ltd in Interior Designers
    01206 329062
    Cockaynes Orchard Cockaynes Lane, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8BZ
    1.84 miles from this property
  • Main Line Carpets in Carpet Fitter
    01206 826563
    59 Station Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8BU
    1.93 miles from this property
  • Wivenhoe Woodworkers Specialist Joinery in Carpenters & Joiners
    01206 824701
    Sunnymead Farm, Alresford Road, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 9JZ
    1.97 miles from this property
  • Sliptech in Flooring Services
    01206 826788
    Brown Oaks Barns, Alresford Road, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 9JZ
    1.97 miles from this property
  • Ian Longhurst in Builder
    01206 826512
    61 Station Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AA
    2.00 miles from this property
  • Ian Longhurst in Builder
    01206 826512
    61 Station Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AA
    2.02 miles from this property
  • Roof Right in Roofing Contractors
    01206 822704
    9 Wivenhoe Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AD
    2.06 miles from this property
  • C J Installations in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01206 827520
    144 Wivenhoe Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AQ
    2.08 miles from this property
  • J W Thompson & Sons Builders in Builder
    01206 822763
    130 Wivenhoe Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AQ
    2.08 miles from this property
  • C J Installations in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01206 827520
    144 Wivenhoe Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AQ
    2.10 miles from this property
  • J W Thompson & Sons Builders in Builder
    01206 822763
    130 Wivenhoe Road, Alresford, Colchester, Essex CO7 8AQ
    2.10 miles from this property

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