The Commons, Prettygate, West Colchester


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  • Bedrooms: 5
General information A fantastic five bedroom detached family home with open plan living accommodation and generous garden. The property benefits from gas central heating and double-glazed windows throughout and there is potential to extend on the ground floor, subject to planning permission.

A glass paned entrance door leads into the entrance hall, with provides access to the living room with bay window to the front and a feature of this room is the fireplace with wooden hearth. The open plan family/dining room is a fantastic space with an inset log burner and doors leading out onto the rear garden, and the accommodation is open plan into the spacious kitchen, with garden views and doors leading to the integral garage and to the side of the property. The kitchen offers a range of matching eye and base level units that sit underneath solid roll-top surfaces, with inset one and a half bowl sink and gas hob. Integrated appliances include a coffee machine, microwave and double electric oven. There is space and plumbing for kitchen appliances.

To the first floor accommodation, the landing provides access to all bedroom accommodation, family bathroom and shower room. The shower room comprises a low level w.c., wash hand basin and walk-in shower. The family bathroom offers a three piece matching suite comprising bath tub with shower head over, w.c., and wash hand basin. All bedrooms benefit from being of double size and are of exceptional proportions, with the master bedroom overlooking the rear garden and measuring 20' 10" x 11' 5".


Lounge 15' 8" x 11' 5" (4.78m x 3.48m)

Family room 12' 5" x 9' 4" (3.78m x 2.84m)

Dining room 9' 6" x 7' 4" (2.9m x 2.24m)

Kitchen 21' 4" x 8' 11" (6.5m x 2.72m)

Garage 14' 9" x 10' 0" (4.5m x 3.05m)


Bedroom one 20' 10" x 11' 7" (6.35m x 3.53m)

Bedroom two 14' 2" x 13' 0" (4.32m x 3.96m)

Bedroom three 12' 11" x 11' 7" (3.94m x 3.53m)

Bedroom four 10' 8" x 8' 0" (3.25m x 2.44m)

Bedroom five 7' 11" x 7' 11" (2.41m x 2.41m)

Shower room 7' 6" x 5' 9" (2.29m x 1.75m)

Bathroom 7' 11" x 5' 5" (2.41m x 1.65m)

The outside The property is approached by a driveway providing parking for numerous vehicles, which leads to the garage with up and over door. The garage provides a utility area with space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer, and there is an integral door that leads into the kitchen. There is a gated side access to the rear garden, which commences with a patio area leading to the remainder of the garden, which is mainly laid to lawn. The garden is of generous proportions and enclosed by mature plants, trees and wooden panel fencing.

Where? The property is situated in the popular development of Prettygate to the west of Colchester town centre within walking distance of good facilities including co-op local, pharmacy, newsagent and take-away. There are also good bus services nearby to the property.

Important information Council Tax Band - E.

Services - We understand that mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.

Tenure - Freehold.

EPC rating - C.

Agents note In accordance with Section 21 of the Estate Agents Act 1979, we would like to point out the vendor of this property is related to a Fenn Wright member of staff.

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