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5 bed detached house for sale

£665,000

Yorick Road, West Mersea, Colchester CO5

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Property features

  • Stunning five bedroom family home
  • Sought after location minutes from beach and village
  • Individual bespoke design
  • Three reception rooms
  • Viewing lounge & balcony
  • Immaculate presentation throughout
  • South facing enclosed rear garden
  • 28' X 12' summerhouse / outbuilding
  • Detached double garage
  • Extensive block paved off road parking

Property description


With pleasure we present to the market - Blackwater House- this Superb Five Bedroom Family home enjoys a location minutes from both the beach and the village centre, individually designed by a reputable local builder, attributes include second floor viewing lounge with balcony and stunning estuary views, living room 21' x 12'10" , two further reception rooms, kitchen breakfast room 18'3" x 13'9", utility room, Master Bedroom with en-suite and three/four further bedrooms, externally the property continues to impress with extensive block paved parking to the front and detached double garage and enclosed south facing garden to the rear with superb summerhouse/outbuilding 28' x 12' .

Mersea Island is located to the south of Colchester and is well situated for rail services to London Liverpool Street via Colchester, Marks Tey and Kelvedon. Positioned between the River Blackwater and Colne Estuary, Mersea has a great deal to offer, including a popular primary school, superb sea food restaurants, an excellent sailing community, beautiful beach and country walks, numerous festivals including the famous Mersea Island Regatta.


Entrance Hallway - 15' 2'' x 15' 6'' max red to 4' (4.62m x 4.72m)
Door to front aspect, ornate coving, recessed lighting, staggered staircase to first floor, coats storage cupboard, over sized skirting boards, Amtico effect wood flooring.

Ground Floor Cloakroom - 5' 9'' x 2' 10'' (1.75m x 0.86m)
Obscure window to front aspect, coving, recessed lighting, part tiled walls with decorative border, sink, low level WC, radiator, Amtico wood effect flooring.

Kitchen/Diner - 18' 3'' x 13' 9'' (5.56m x 4.19m)
Double glazed stable door to rear aspect, double glazed window to rear aspect, two eye level windows to side aspect, window to side aspect, recessed lighting, coving, part tiled walls 1 1/2 composite sink with mixer tap, oak eye level cupboard, corner display unit, phone point. Multiple roll top work surfaces, integrated double oven, microwave and hob with extractor hood over, integrated dish washer, multiple low level oak cupboards and draws, space for American style fridge freezer, integrated fridge, radiator, over sized skirting boards, space for dining table, Amtico wood effect flooring, door to:

Utility Room - 10' 5'' x 6' 4'' (3.17m x 1.93m)
Window to front aspect, door to side aspect, wall mounted boiler, recessed lighting, coving, part tiled walls, full length cupboard, work surface, sink and draining board mixer tap, space for washing machine and space for tumble dryer, over sized skirting boards, tile effect vinyl flooring.

Dining Room - 15' 3'' x 10' 0'' (4.64m x 3.05m)
Window to rear aspect, ornate coving, radiator, over sized skirting boards, double doors to:

Living Room - 22' 0'' x 12' 11'' (6.70m x 3.93m)
Double glazed French doors to rear aspect, two double glazed windows to rear aspect, two windows to side aspect, part oak panelled walls, feature gas fireplace with marble effect mantle, surround and hearth, radiator, phone point.

Study - 11' 2'' x 7' 8'' (3.40m x 2.34m)
Window to side aspect, coving, radiator, phone point.

Landing - 16' 8'' x 3' 7'' + 9' x 3'3" (5.08m x 1.09m)
Feature double glazed arch window to front aspect, coving, airing cupboard, wall mounted lights, over sized skirting boards, door to spiral staircase leading to "Sea View Room".

Seaview Room / Bedroom Three - 16' 5'' x 11' 0'' (5.00m x 3.35m)
Offering Versatile space options include viewing sitting room, study or bedroom three, Velux "Roof Terrace"opening out to balcony offering superb Estuary Views. - Wrought iron spiral staircase recessed lighting, four storage cupboards, radiator, oversized skirting boards, wood effect laminate flooring

Balcony
Wrought iron railings, decked floor, stunning views of the estuary and church tower.

Master Bedroom - 18' 0'' x 11' 7'' (4.87m x 3.53m)
Box bay window to rear aspect, coving, suite of five integrated wardrobes, dado rail, phone point, over sized skirting boards.

En-suite - 10' 4'' x 8' 9'' (3.15m x 2.66m)
Box bay window with window seat under to front aspect, coving, two wall mounted lights, shaving point, walk in shower with wall mounted shower, tiled walls, panel bath mixer tap shower attachment, twin sinks with cupboards underneath, low level WC, radiator, heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 16' 0'' x 12' 10'' (4.87m x 3.91m)
Window to rear aspect, coving, hand wash basin with mixer tap and vanity unit, radiator, over sized skirting boards.

Bedroom Four - 13' 4'' x 11' 2'' (4.06m x 3.40m)
Window to side aspect, coving, radiator, over sized skirting board, corner sink with mixer tap splash back tiles and cupboards under.

Bedroom Five / Study - 10' 0'' x 5' 9'' + 5'7" x 4'1"(3.05m x 1.75m)
Window to rear aspect, coving, radiator, phone point.

Family Bathroom - 11' 1'' x 4' 2'' (3.38m x 1.27m)
Window to front aspect with recess under, coving, recessed lighting, part tiled walls with decorative border, radiator, shower cubicle with wall mounted shower and tiled walls, panel bath with shower attachment and mixer tap, pedestal sink, low level WC, bidet, mosaic tile effect vinyl flooring.

Summer House / Outbuilding - 27' 10'' x 12' 0'' (8.48m x 3.65m)
Brick construction, glazed French doors to garden, power and light.

Detached Garage - 17' 0'' x 16' 2'' (5.18m x 4.92m)
Power and light

Rear Garden
South facing rear garden, panelled fence to all borders, paved patio area wrapping around the rear of the house, mixture of evergreens and palms, remainder mainly laid to lawn with access to Summer House/Outbuilding and gated access to the rear.

Front Garden
Low redbrick wall to front border, extensive block paved driveway offering parking for multiple vehicles, and access to the detached double garage, variety of mature shrubs to borders, gated side access to rear garden.

Agents Note
Council Tax Band - G // Power - Gas


Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £331,561 Sales 412 Current average value £366,588 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £16,179 ▲ 4.62%

Property value data/graphs for CO5

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £454,107 £311 3.7 £406,648
Semi-detached £288,420 £292 3.1 £279,303
Terraced £253,704 £306 2.7 £275,773
Flats £186,963 £293 1.9 £168,564

Current asking prices in CO5

Average: £393,231
Avg. current asking prices in CO5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £247,583
(22)
£352,794
(52)
£476,999
(56)
£593,817
(12)
Flats £142,667
(3)
£207,744
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All £142,667
(3)
£235,134
(32)
£352,794
(52)
£476,999
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£593,817
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Current asking rents in CO5

Average: £960 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £814 pcm
(5)
£1,024 pcm
(3)
£1,400 pcm
(2)
£1,751 pcm
(1)
Flats - £732 pcm
(5)
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All - £773 pcm
(10)
£1,024 pcm
(3)
£1,400 pcm
(2)
£1,751 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for CO5

Highest value in CO5
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Swan Street £855,563
Tudwick Road £737,001
Messing Green £668,859
Priory Road £649,379
Church Street £641,352
Highest turnover in CO5
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Kings Gardens 63.6%
Richmond Road 50.0%
Coast Road 50.0%
Braddy Court 50.0%
Muscade Close 46.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Wivenhoe (5.9 miles)
  • Alresford (Essex) (6.5 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (7.6 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (16.9 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (29.9 miles)
  • Manston Airport (35.3 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (5.0 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (5.2 miles)
  • Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing (11.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Mersea Island School (0.3 miles)
  • Tollesbury School (3.5 miles)
  • St Cedd's Church of England Primary School (3.6 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (8.0 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (8.2 miles)
  • Southend YMCA Community School (18.0 miles)
  • Colne Community School and College (5.6 miles)
  • The Thomas Lord Audley School (6.4 miles)
  • Philip Morant School and College (7.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,853 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 66,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,393 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £90,000 Average insurance cost £22/mo (£265/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £61 Electricity £71 Estimated energy cost £132/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 25700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Colchester

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £250 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £25 Sewerage £31 Estimated water cost £56 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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