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Property details

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 1 reception room


  • Available from 3rd Sep 2019
  • Penthouse apartment
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Character features
  • Three floors
  • Investment only
  • En suite shower
  • Allocated parking
  • EPC E

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Investment only newly renovated shortholy tenancy ageement until may 2021 rental income GBP1200PCM This spacious, three double bedroom, penthouse apartment can be found within the former Truman Brewery that dates back to the 18th century. This Grade II listed building was converted in 1989 into luxury flats located in the sought after village of West Bergholt. This well presented property is offered with a wealth of character features, which include exposed timbers and beams. Set over an impressive three floors this superb property comprises a spacious entrance hall (with entry phone system); two double bedrooms (one with en suite) and bathroom/WC. The middle floor houses a 15'11\" kitchen/breakfast room; further double bedroom and staircase up to the top floor. The remaining floor houses a 34'4\" living/dining/games room. There is also a lift in the block, allocated parking, as well as visitors parking.

West Bergholt has long been considered one of Colchester's most desirable villages due to its excellent transportation links to the A12 and North Station with its direct railway services to London. Surrounded by some of the prettiest countryside, the village itself offers a primary school of high repute which feeds into the Stanway School. There are also many amenities such as a Co operative store, Post Office, restaurants and public houses. The village is also on a main bus route with services running to Colchester's busy town centre.
Communal entrance hall

Access to the block is gained by an entry phone security system. The communal entrance hall has a lift and staircase to the third floor landing:

Hall 17'10'' x 11'11'' (5.4m x 3.6m)
Access via entrance door. Coved and smooth ceiling, storage cupboard understairs and staircase up to the first floor landing.

Bedroom 1 17'4'' reducing 14'2\" x 12'2'' (5.3m reducing 4.3 x 3.7m)
Coved and smooth ceiling, secondary glazed windows to two elevations, electric storage heater and access to:

Ensuite 8'11'' x 4'8'' (2.7m x 1.4m)
Smooth ceiling, extractor fan, wall mounted downflow electric heater, low level WC, corner pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback, shower cubicle with shower unit sliding screen doors and tiled splashback, and tiled floor.

Bedroom 3 13'5'' x 9'5'' (4.1m x 2.9m)
Smooth ceiling, two secondary glazed windows to one elevation, alcove beam incorporating open wardrobe storage area.

Bathroom 8'1\" x 6' (2.5 m x 1.8 m)
Smooth ceiling, drop light switch, extractor fan. Low level WC, concealed cistern, wash hand basin inset into vanity unit, panelled bath with hand grips and mixer tap, shower attachment, tiled splashbacks, wall mounted downflow electric heater and tiled floor.

Landing one 8'6'' x 6'7'' (2.6m x 2m)
Coved and smooth ceiling, recessed lighting, secondary glazed window providing light, staircase to upper landing.

Kitchen/breakfast room 15'11'' x 11' (4.9m x 3.4m)
Smooth ceiling, two secondary glazed sash style windows to one elevation. One and a quarter bowl inset sink unit with mixer tap and cupboards under, a range of floor standing cupboards, drawers and units with adjacent work surfaces, wall mounted matching units. Plumbing for washing machine, plumbing for dishwasher, filter hood over four ring hob, electric oven under and tiled splashbacks. Built in airing cupboard, space for fridge/freezer, electric storage heater.

Bedroom 2 16'5'' x 14'6'' (5m x 4.4m)
Smooth ceiling, exposed timbers and beams, secondary glazed windows to one elevation, electric panel heater.
Landing two

Access to top floor living/dining room with feature panel glazed window, wall and panel glazed doors, storage cupboard.

Living room/dining/games room 34'4'' x 19'3'' reducing 16'1\" (10.5m x 5.9m reducing 4.9m)
The room has been split into three defined areas (living room, dining area and games area) well appionted, vaulted ceilings with exposed timbers and beams, three secondary glazed windows with distant views and four panel heaters.

To the outside of the property is an allocated parking spot and visitor parking. A communal dustbin area is also provided.

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Local Amenities

  • Colchester 1.7 miles
  • Colchester Town 2.6 miles
  • Heathlands Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, West Bergholt 0.5 miles
  • Braiswick Primary School 0.9 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Colchester 1.7 miles
  • Colchester Town 2.6 miles
  • Heathlands Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, West Bergholt 0.5 miles
  • Braiswick Primary School 0.9 miles

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  • £165,942
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26th Feb 2020 £295,000 First listed
20th Apr 2000 £119,950 Last sold

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