Easthorpe - Fenn Wright Signature


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  • Bedrooms: 4
Bespoke four bedroom detached house with grounds of just over 1.25 acres with stunning glass extension, as well as electric gated entrance, triple garaging, in this commutable village to the west of Colchester. Shernwood has been finished to the highest standard by the current owners, with stunning kitchen and beautifully appointed sanitary ware. The property was also extended to include a magnificent garden room with floor to ceiling glass wall overlooking the gardens. The house is approached through an electric gated entrance with ample parking and triple garaging.

The property

Ground floor

An oak glazed entrance door opens to the main reception hall with tiled flooring and stairs leading to the first floor accommodation, as well as a useful cloaks cupboard. The first reception area is a family room with built-in cupboards and shelving and feature oak window looking into the garden room. The contemporary accommodation flows through into a living room with double-glazed bay window, shelving and contemporary fireplace and tiled flooring, which flows round into the adjoining sitting room with dual aspect, door leading out into the rear garden. Also, at the back of the property, is a relatively square study approached through a glass sliding door and an oak door leading out to the garden.

The kitchen/breakfast room is beautifully appointed to a very high standard, with Corian worksurfaces with prep sink and cupboards and drawers beneath, with wall-mounted cupboard with automatic roller door. There is a central island with built-in sink and pure tap with spray mixer, with cupboards and drawers under, whilst built-in appliances include built-in Miele induction hob with oven, pull-out Fisher & Paykel dishwasher, Siemens integral drinks fridge, as well as Siemens integral larder fridge. In the recess is a range of built-in cupboards with pull-out drawers, whilst there is a built-in desk and the front facing bay window. Tiled flooring flows through to a rear lobby where there is a cloakroom with toilet and wash hand basin, and further door leading through to the laundry room, with wooden work surfaces with space and plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer, inset stainless steel sink, built-in shelving.

Finally on the ground floor is the stunning garden room with 10' high ceilings, with full-height glass wall projecting out and overlooking the rear garden, with further oak door leading to the outside, and a built-in fireplace, as well as slate flooring.

First floor

Stairs lead up to the landing with glass balustrading and recess with built-in storage cupboards and airing cupboard. At the end of the landing is the main bedroom, which has a range of built-in bedroom furniture and dual aspect, with a dressing area with built-in wardrobes with hanging space, shelving and drawers, with automatic lighting, a further glass block wall with sliding glass door leading through to the en-suite facilities, with Antonio Lupi wash bowl, toilet and walk-in shower with glass door with automatic lighting. There are attractive tiled walls and flooring, and a heated towel rail. The second bedroom is of excellent size with a fixed step-ladder leading up to a mezzanine area with roof light. The room also enjoys its own en-suite facilities, with a tiled shower cubicle with glass door, glass shelf with wash bowl and toilet. There is a heated towel rail, wardrobe and built-in chest of drawers. The third bedroom is a well proportioned double with range of built-in wardrobes and shelving to one wall, and there is also a further fourth bedroom. The bathroom has automatic lighting with a tiled panelled bath, glass screen with bath and shower, vanity unit wash hand basin and toilet, with heated towel rail.

Outside and Gardens

The house is well screened from the Easthorpe Road by mature hedging, with granite blocks leading to the main vehicular entrance with electric sliding gate and onto a paved terrace providing ample parking and leading to the detached double garage with electric door and power and light, measuring 18' 9" x 15' 6" with adjoining single garage again with electric door measuring 18' 1" x 10' 7". Further double gates leading through to a side paved terrace with log store, lawns with flower and shrub borders and a wicker screen. To the other side of the house is a further gated access, attractive paved terrace leading round to the rear formal garden, with extensive terracing, including a sunken pond, leading out onto lawns with well-stocked shrub beds with established trees with fence divide and gate leading through to further extensive lawns with a variety of established trees, including a further brick and weather-boarded outbuilding with gym room 15' 6" x 13' 8" with power and light connected. Further track store 15' 4" x 9' 8" with electric roller door and greenhouse 13' 0" x 11' 1". In total the grounds extend to just over 1.25 acres and form a delightful setting to the property.


Family room 13' 9" x 10' 2" (4.19m x 3.1m)

Living room 24' 6" x 13' 6" (7.47m x 4.11m)

Sitting room 22' 6" x 13' 5" (6.86m x 4.09m)

Office 13' 6" x 12' 3" (4.11m x 3.73m)

Kitchen 24' 6" x 13' 5" (7.47m x 4.09m)

Utility room 7' 9" x 7' 3" (2.36m x 2.21m)


Garden room 22' 6" x 12' 6" (6.86m x 3.81m)


Bedroom one 13' 6" x 12' 2" (4.11m x 3.71m)

Dressing room


Bedroom two 13' 5" x 10' 5" (4.09m x 3.18m)


Bedroom three 13' 6" x 10' 5" (4.11m x 3.18m)

Bedroom four 9' 4" x 6' 10" (2.84m x 2.08m)


Attic room 10' 6" x 9' 5" (3.2m x 2.87m)

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