£533,000

Shop Road, Little Bromley, CO11 (ref: 534961)

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Key Features

  • A well connected yet semi-rural location
  • Four bedrooms, each with countryside views
  • Ensuite to the first bedroom, family bathroom and ground floor cloakroom
  • Three reception rooms and generously proportioned kitchen / breakfast room
  • Double garage (with electric roller door) and parking (off-street) for four cars
  • Fully double glazed and Oil central heating
  • Ground floor study / fifth bedroom

Step into a world of charm and elegance in this detached house, superbly positioned in the semi-rural yet well-connected village of Little Bromley. Offering four to five bedrooms (the first three being generous doubles and the fifth being the option of using the study downstairs), each boasting views of the serene countryside, this is a home designed to deliver comfort, practicality, and convenience.

The principal bedroom is a haven of tranquillity, spanning the full depth of the property with spectacular farmland views front and back. Equipped with an ensuite shower room and an array of fitted wardrobes, this spacious retreat is a real asset to the home. The additional three bedrooms offer flexible space for family or study, each with beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.

The heart of the home is the generously proportioned kitchen/breakfast room, boasting light oak fronted units and an array of modern appliances. From the Electrolux four-ring electric hob to the integrated NEFF dishwasher and tall fridge with freezer, every culinary need is catered for. With two windows overlooking the rear garden, this bright space is perfect for family gatherings around the breakfast table, adjacent to the more formal dining room.

The three reception rooms on the ground floor offer versatility, whether you're hosting a gathering or enjoying a quiet evening by the fireplace. The dual aspect living room, with its central red brick fireplace and wood-burning stove, provides a cosy atmosphere, while the dining room and study offer additional spaces for family activities or work.

Practicality is woven into the design of this home with the ground floor cloakroom and a spacious hallway with large under stairs cupboard providing access to all ground floor rooms. 

The exterior of this property is just as impressive, boasting a double garage with off-street parking for four cars. The generous plot results in the property being set well back from the road and features a front garden with shrub borders and a private rear garden with an oval-shaped patio area, expansive lawn, and mature trees, offering a peaceful retreat to enjoy the outdoors. The property is accessed from a private road that runs parallel to Shop Road serving just four properties.

Situated in a location that combines tranquillity with convenience, this family-friendly property on Shop Road is the epitome of semi-rural living. Just six miles to the North East of Colchester and two miles to the South of Manningtree, you're never far from the amenities you need. From the panoramic estuary vistas of Britain's smallest town, Manningtree, to the diverse range of entertainment and leisure facilities in Colchester, you'll find every aspect of your busy lifestyle is catered for.

Hallway7' 11" x 14' 8" (2.41m x 4.46m)A spacious entrance hall and warm introduction to this family sized home, the entrance hall is approached via an opaque glazed UPVC door with adjacent window and is naturally filled with light further via another window on the half landing. Carpeted stairs with large under stairs cupboard lead up the first floor and internal doors lead to all ground floor rooms and to the cloakroom.

Living room22' 11" x 10' 10" (6.98m x 3.31m)A dual aspect living room with window to the front elevation and sliding patio doors to the rear spanning the entire depth of the house. There is a central feature red brick fireplace with tiled hearth and mantle with an inset wood burning stove. An open arch leads through into the dining room.

Dining Room11' 7" x 8' 5" (3.53m x 2.56m)The dining room lies between the living room and the kitchen at the rear of the property. It is carpeted and has a window to the rear elevation.

Kitchen11' 7" x 13' 9" (3.52m x 4.18m)This excellent family space has two windows looking out to the rear garden and a personal door to the side leading to the side access (outside).

The kitchen is finished with light oak fronted face units that include cupboards and drawers beneath a square edged work surface, tiled splashback and matching wall mounted cabinets. Cooking is catered for via an Electrolux four ring electric hob that lies beneath a concealed extractor fan complimenting a double Electrolux oven and grill found at eye level. Plumbing is provided for a washing machine and a NEFF integral dishwasher is also present. A tall fridge with freezer below is integrated into a full height cabinet adjacent to the oven and there is plenty of space in the kitchen for a breakfast table.

Study7' 11" x 6' 6" (2.41m x 1.97m)A carpeted study at the front of the property. The window to the front elevation has a pleasant outlook toward farmland on the opposite side of the road from the house.

Cloakroom4' 6" x 2' 6" (1.37m x 0.77m)The essential ground floor cloakroom has fully tiled walls and an opaque glazed window to the front elevation, WC and hand wash basin.

LandingThe carpeted landing provides access to all first floor bedrooms and to the bathroom. Here you will find a shelved airing cupboard housing the hot water tank. Access is available to the loft via fitted hatch in the ceiling.

First bedroom19' 11" x 9' 10" (6.07m x 2.99m)A superbly proportioned principal bedroom that spans the entire depth of the property with windows to the front aspect enjoying a far-reaching farmland view and a window to the rear aspect overlooking the rear garden towards fields beyond. This bedroom is carpeted and has a full range of fitted wardrobes with over the bed storage cabinets. A door leads to the ensuite shower room.

En Suite Shower room9' 0" x 2' 6" (2.75m x 0.77m)The half-tiled en suite shower room has a window to the front elevation, a fitted shower cubicle with mermaid boarding and folded shower screen, hand wash basin, WC and extractor fan.

Second bedroom12' 2" x 11' 1" (3.70m x 3.37m)The second bedroom is a superbly proportioned double bedroom with large window to the rear elevation overlooking the rear garden and countryside beyond. This bedroom is carpeted.

Third bedroom10' 5" x 10' 11" (3.17m x 3.34m)Almost equal in proportions to the second double bedroom this light field retreat has far reaching countryside views via the window to the front elevation and is also carpeted.

Fourth bedroom7' 2" x 9' 3" (2.19m x 2.82m)The fourth bedroom offers flexible family or study space on the first floor and has another superb view of surrounding countryside via the large window to the rear elevation. This fourth carpeted bedroom also has a full height double fronted sliding wardrobe cupboard.

Bathroom9' 1" x 5' 5" (2.77m x 1.64m)The family bathroom consists of a panelled bath with stainless steel mixed tap (shower attachment with tiled splashback over), pedestal hand wash basin, WC and opaque glazed window to the front elevation.

Nestled in the charming and serene village of Little Bromley, this family-friendly property on Shop Road is an exceptional place to call home. The village combines tranquillity with convenience, providing a peaceful setting while keeping you connected to the essentials.

Positioned six miles to the North East of Colchester and a mere two miles to the South of the market town of Manningtree, its location is both convenient and appealing. The waterside charm of Manningtree, Britain's tiniest town, offers panoramic estuary vistas, a wealth of local amenities, and a thriving community spirit. With an assortment of delightful cafes, stylish wine bars, and exquisite dining establishments, you'll find an abundance of local conveniences, and superb transport links. Manningtree's railway station offers frequent services that can whisk you to London in just an hour. Venture a little further, and you'll reach Colchester, which boasts an even more diverse range of entertainment and leisure facilities, as well as popular high-street shops. Little Bromley also offers an excellent base for exploring the enchanting scenery of Constable Country and the delightful towns and villages that North East Essex has to offer.

This tranquil village setting offers a harmonious blend of peace and convenience, making it an outstanding choice as a potential destination for your family.

Stamp Duty Due

Based on a sale price of £533,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:

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Last updated: The calculator has been updated to reflect changes in stamp duty following the Mini Budget on 23rd September 2022.

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.

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Further Details

  • Status: Available
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Reference: 534961

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