High Street, Mistley, Manningtree


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
General information This interesting Grade II listed property was reputedly built in the 18th Century for the politician Richard Rigby and was originally part of the Thorn Hotel. In more modern times the building is now operating as a Post Office and general store with living accommodation of around 2500 sq.ft over three levels offering views of the River Stour from the upper floors. The property does require modernisation throughout and offers a unique opportunity to modernise and turn in to a large family home or continue on with the existing business with ample living accommodation.

The property is entered via the shop area with Post Office counter and leads through to the living accommodation. The ground floor has a sizeable stock room, dining room with red brick fireplace, kitchen and utility area with cloakroom and access to the private walled garden. On the first floor you will find the sitting room with twin sash windows to the front elevation offering views of the river. There are also three double bedrooms and bathroom with further staircase leading to the three attic rooms which are interlinked .

Shop Area 16' 8 > 12'8" x 15' 1" (5.08m x 4.6m)

Inner Hallway 10' 6" x 7' 6" (3.2m x 2.29m)

Store Room 13' 10 max" x 9' 6 max" (4.22m x 2.9m)

Dining room 17' 2" x 14' 7" (5.23m x 4.44m)

Kitchen 16' 11" x 6' 6" (5.16m x 1.98m)

Utility room 12' 1" x 5' 0 min" (3.68m x 1.52m)

Cold Room 9' 2" x 4' 5" (2.79m x 1.35m)

WC 6' x 3' 7" (1.83m x 1.09m)


Sitting room 16' 8" x 16' 1" (5.08m x 4.9m)

Bedroom one 14' 3" x 11' 5" (4.34m x 3.48m)

Bedroom two 14' 3" x 10' 3" (4.34m x 3.12m)

Bedroom three 10' 6" x 9' 7" (3.2m x 2.92m)

Bathroom 10' x 6' 3" (3.05m x 1.91m)

Loft Room 1 24' 8" x 12' 1" (7.52m x 3.68m)

Loft Room 2 18' 9" x 12' 1" (5.72m x 3.68m)

Loft Room 3 15' 4" x 10' 11" (4.67m x 3.33m)

The outside The property has a private, partly walled Southerly facing courtyard garden.

From the rear garden there is a pedestrian right of way across The Thorn car park on to the public highway.

Important information Council Tax Band - B

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - Not required

Where? The property sits in a prominent position on Mistley High Street, adjacent to the Mistley Thorn public house and restaurant. Mistley train station is just a short walk. The property overlooks the River Stour and surrounding countryside whilst the larger town of Manningtree is around 1 mile distant and offers a wider range of shopping facilities including Tesco express and CO-OP supermarket, public houses and restaurant's for day to day needs.

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Fenn Wright - Manningtree

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