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5 bed detached house for sale

£675,000 (£270/sq. ft) Offers over

West Bergholt, Colchester, Essex CO6

5 2 4 2,500 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • 4 reception rooms
  • Fire place with inset wood burning stove
  • Uitility
  • Ground floor cloakroom
  • 5 bedrooms
  • En-suite and family bathroom
  • West facing garden
  • Excellent commuter links
  • Close to amenities

Property description

20' 5" x 11' 6" (6.23m x 3.52m)

property description An opportunity has arisen for the purchase of a five bedroom (one en-suite) detached property enjoying a discreet yet accessible location on the periphery of the ever popular North Essex village of West Bergholt. Offering well-appointed accommodation with total floor area in the region of 2,200 sq ft the property comprises four reception rooms, ideally suited as a family home providing easy access to Colchester North Station, the A12 trunk road and a range of amenities offered within the village of West Bergholt and the larger town of Colchester. Further benefits to the property include ample off-street parking for a range of vehicles and west facing rear gardens abutting undulating farmland.

Clouded glazed oak door opening to:

Entrance hall: 4.55m x 1.61m (14' 11" x 5' 3") Set beneath a pitched roofline with twin Velux windows to front, halogen spotlights and wood effect flooring throughout. Staircase off, door to recessed cloaks cupboard.

Sitting room: 6.23m x 4.91m (20' 5" x 16' 1" narrowing to 11' 6") An inviting room enjoying a dual aspect and set beneath a 10 ft roofline with notable features including a red brick fireplace with stone hearth, inset wood burning stove and oak mantle over. French doors to rear opening to west facing terrace and gardens beyond.

Dining room: 4.83m x 3.83m (15' 10" x 12' 6") A versatile room with windows to front and French doors to side opening to terrace. Wood effect flooring throughout, halogen spotlights and decorative coving.

Kitchen: 4.65m x 3.61m (15' 3" x 11' 10") Enjoying a central position within the property and enjoying an open aspect linking directly with the breakfast room. Fitted with a matching range of country style base units with worktops over and tiling above. Ceramic single sink unit with drainer to side and mixer tap above. The kitchen is fitted with a range of appliances including a Neff oven, five ring Stoves ceramic hob with extractor hood above and dishwasher. Space for American style fridge/freezer and a further range of fitted wall units with part glass fronted wall units and storage space. Central granite topped island with further base level storage below, tiled flooring throughout and opening to:

Breakfast room: 5.54m x 2.75m (18' 2" x 9' 0") Enjoying an attractive setting with French doors opening to the rear terrace, gardens beyond and views over the surrounding countryside. Tiled flooring throughout, halogen spotlights and recessed shelving. Door to useful under stair storage recess. Further door to:

Utility room: 2.69m x 2.68m (8' 9" x 8' 9") Fitted with a matching range of base and wall units with worktops over and splashback tiles above. Stainless steel single sink unit with vegetable drainer to side, mixer tap over and window to rear overlooking gardens. Space and plumbing for washing machine, dryer and also housing gas fired boiler. Door to outside.

Snug: 4.79m x 3.63m (15' 8" x 11' 10") Currently utilised as a less formal reception room with deep skirting and French doors to side terrace.

Cloakroom: Principally tiled and fitted with ceramic WC, pedestal wash hand basin and clouded glazed window to side.

First floor

landing: With deep skirting, hatch to loft and door to linen cupboard housing water tank with useful fitted shelving.

Master bedroom: 5.22m x 4.84m (17' 1" x 15' 10") Enjoying a dual aspect with windows to front and side affording an elevated aspect over the surrounding woodland. Providing extensive fitted wardrobes and door to:

En-suite shower room: Principally tiled and fitted with ceramic WC, wash hand basin and shower unit with chrome attachment. Wall-mounted heated towel rail and clouded glazed window to side.

Bedroom 2: 4.60m x 3.74m (15' 1" x 12' 3") With window to front and spotlights throughout.

Bedroom 3: 3.55m x 2.81m (11' 7" x 9' 2") With window to side, twin doors to recessed wardrobe unit and spotlights throughout.

Bedroom 4: 3.30m x 2.84m (10' 9" x 9' 3") With twin doors to recessed wardrobe unit and window to rear overlooking gardens and farmland beyond.

Bedroom 5: 2.86m x 2.75m (9' 4" x 9' 0") With window to rear overlooking gardens and farmland beyond.

Family bathroom: Fitted with ceramic WC, wash hand basin within a granite topped unit, wall mounted heated towel rail and fully tiled bath with chrome shower attachment over.

Outside The property is discreetly situated off Colchester Road, providing a degree of privacy yet accessible to nearby facilities. Approached via twin five-bar gates with a brick paved area of off-street parking for approximately ten vehicles with lawned borders and an established hedge line. Side access is provided via a side terrace which embraces a southerly aspect with direct access provided to the rear terrace abutting the expansive gardens and farmland beyond. The gardens are private with an area of raised decking providing an ideal entertaining area and outstanding views over the surrounding farmland with dense woodland distant.

Services: Mains water and electricity are connected. Shared private drainage. Gas fired heating to radiators. Note: None of these services have been tested by the agent.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £361,882 Sales 369 Current average value £433,020 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £18,674 ▲ 4.51%

Property value data/graphs for CO6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £558,895 £339 3.9 £469,733
Semi-detached £324,409 £313 3.1 £318,451
Terraced £294,758 £333 2.7 £278,916
Flats £174,308 £287 1.8 £157,396

Current asking prices in CO6

Average: £464,308
Avg. current asking prices in CO6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £125,000
(3)
£255,390
(24)
£376,073
(34)
£499,643
(28)
£698,052
(19)
Flats £115,625
(4)
£280,000
(1)
£312,498
(2)
- -
All £119,643
(7)
£256,374
(25)
£372,541
(36)
£499,643
(28)
£698,052
(19)

Current asking rents in CO6

Average: £1,376 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £1,015 pcm
(5)
£1,000 pcm
(4)
£1,805 pcm
(7)
£2,999 pcm
(1)
Flats £676 pcm
(1)
£949 pcm
(1)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
- -
All £676 pcm
(1)
£1,004 pcm
(6)
£1,040 pcm
(5)
£1,805 pcm
(7)
£2,999 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for CO6

Highest value in CO6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Colne Engaine £1,065,716
London Road £940,594
Scotland Street £910,931
Boxted Church Road £879,172
Court Street £838,971
Highest turnover in CO6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Station Road 95.2%
The Castings 60.0%
Tillwicks Close 57.1%
Jubilee Meadow 54.5%
Lakes Meadow 52.9%

What Zoopla users think of West Bergholt

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 83% (11 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Colchester (1.4 miles)
  • Colchester Town (2.3 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (3.1 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (24.5 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (26.9 miles)
  • Manston Airport (44.3 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (9.9 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (9.9 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (16.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Braiswick Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Heathlands Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, West Bergholt (0.8 miles)
  • Myland Community Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (1.5 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (1.8 miles)
  • The Yellow House School (12.4 miles)
  • Holmwood House School (1.4 miles)
  • Lexden Springs School (1.4 miles)
  • St Helena School (1.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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David Burr, CO6 on +44 1206 684057 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£2,923 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,429 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £32/mo (£381/yr)
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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 £68 Electricity £72 Estimated energy cost £140/mo

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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

Local authority

Colchester

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £266 /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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