Ramparts Court, Bakers Lane, Colchester, CO4 5BJ


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Tucked away in a private mews of just 4 houses is this spacious 5 bedroom detached house with delightful southerly facing gardens in the popular suburb of Braiswick. The property has excellent room proportions with 4 double bedrooms whilst there is also a 5th bedroom or study on the first floor. On the ground floor are 2 excellent proportioned reception rooms, a sitting room and large hallway with kitchen breakfast room and utility as well as a cloakroom. The house enjoys delightful gardens with a southerly aspect wrapping themselves around two sides of the property.

The property

Ground floor

The central entrance door opens to a large hallway, the open stair flight leads to the first floor accommodation with a large deep cloaks cupboard. The cloakroom has a toilet and wash hand basin whilst the main living room enjoys a triple aspect with central fireplace and French doors leading out to the gardens. Also at the rear of the property is a dining room which links to the kitchen breakfast room and also has doors leading out to the gardens.

At the front of the house is a small sitting room whilst the kitchen breakfast room is beautifully appointed with part granite work surfaces, built-in appliances including oven, hob and extractor as well as dishwasher. Adjacent to the kitchen is a good sized utility room where the gas fired boiler is found as well as work surfaces with sink, plumbing for a washing machine and a range of storage cupboards.

First floor

Stairs lead up to a galleried landing which provides access to all the bedrooms. The master bedroom has a range of built-in bedroom furniture as well as a recess with triple door wardrobe. Doors lead through to its own ensuite facilities with a corner tiled shower cubicle with glass door, vanity unity wash hand basin and toilet with part tiled walls.

The 2nd bedroom is of excellent proportion and has a range of built-in bedroom furniture including four door wardrobe and further shelved cupboard and whilst it does not have independent ensuite facilities, it has a shower cubicle set into the recess as well as a vanity wash hand basin.

The 3rd largest bedroom again will take a double bed whilst the 4th is a square double bedroom with a range of built-in furniture including wardrobes and overhead cupboards whilst the 5th bedroom is currently used a study and has a comprehensive range of built-in shelving, storage cupboards and draws as well as a desk.

The main family bathroom, not only has a bath but separate shower facilities as well as a toilet and vanity unit wash hand basin. Also within the room is a deep airing cupboard.

Outside and Gardens

At the front of the property is an expanse of lawn with curbed shrub border and sweeping block paved driveway again with a shrub border leading down to the single detached garage 17'5" x 8'7" with up and over door, power and light connected and window and door to the side.

There is a side gate and wall providing access through to the main gardens which commence with a large block paved patio area with curved lawns and conifer screen that lead round to the immediate rear of the house.

Found along the rear of the house is a block edged paved patio area leading out onto lawns with well stocked shrub borders with young tree, predominantly southerly facing in direction and forms a delightful setting to the house.

Reception hall 19' 4" x 12' (5.89m x 3.66m)


Sitting room 8' x 7' 10" (2.44m x 2.39m)

Living room 21' 10" x 13' 7" (6.65m x 4.14m)

Dining room 12' 10" x 12' (3.91m x 3.66m)

Kitchen/breakfast room 19' x 11' 2" (5.79m x 3.4m)

Utility room 11' 2" x 6' 10" (3.4m x 2.08m)


Bedroom one 13' 9" x 11' 10" (4.19m x 3.61m)


Bedroom two 19' 3" x 11' 2" (5.87m x 3.4m)

Bedroom three 13' 9" x 10' (4.19m x 3.05m)

Bedroom four 11' 2" x 11' 2" (3.4m x 3.4m)

Bedroom five/Study 11' 5" x 7' 10" (3.48m x 2.39m)


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