The Bell Tower, New Farm Road, CO3 0AF


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  • Bedrooms: 2
General information An impressive penthouse apartment situated in a picturesque Grade II Listed building which formerly formed part of the St Albrights Hospital. This fantastic property is offered to the market with no onward chain and has the benefit of gas fired radiator heating, parking space and single garage. The property is approached by a shared entrance door which leads into the entrance lobby where a lift and staircase ascend to the top floor where the entrance of number 17 can be found. A part glazed door leads into the penthouse's entrance lobby and a solid wooden door provides access into the entrance hall. The hallway provides access to both bedrooms which are both generously proportioned with bedroom one benefiting from a large en suite which is partially tiled with a wc, wash hand basin and large walk in shower. The hallway is well lit by windows overlooking the communal grounds which leads to the family bathroom, comprising three piece matching Roca suite offering a panel enclosed bath with shower over, wc, wash hand basin and heated towel radiator. The magnificent living room boasts high vaulted ceilings benefiting from a double aspect with views to the front and rear of the property creating the room to be light and airy with further access into the kitchen/breakfast room. The modern fitted kitchen/breakfast room consists of a range of matching eye and base level units which sit under solid work tops with inset sink and drainer and integrated appliances including a fridge/freezer, electric Bosch oven, electric hob with extractor over, dishwasher and there is space and plumbing for a washing machine.

Living room 19' 0" x 16' 3" (5.79m x 4.95m)

Kitchen 16' 3" x 9' 9" (4.95m x 2.97m)

Bedroom one 17' 5" x 12' 5" (5.31m x 3.78m)

Ensuite 7' 10" x 6' 2" (2.39m x 1.88m)

Bedroom two 12' 5" x 11' 1" (3.78m x 3.38m)

Bathroom 10' 05" x 8' 4" (3.18m x 2.54m)

The outside The property is situated in pleasant communal gardens which are mainly laid to lawn, surrounded by mature shrubs and planted areas. There is one allocated parking space and a single garage situated in a block adjacent to the property.

Where? The property is located in the popular area of Stanway to the west of Colchester town centre within walking distance good facilities including a Spar shop, takeaways and bus services with frequent links into Colchester town centre. Also nearby is excellent primary and secondary schooling, the A12 dual carriageway, Marks Tey train station and Tollgate Retail Park with Sainsbury's superstore and petrol filling station.

Important information Council Tax Band - C

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

Tenure - Leasehold. The lease runs for 199 years from 8th June 2012. Ground rent - £250. Service charge for 2020 is £3,699.01


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Fenn Wright - Stanway

1 Tollgate East Stanway, Colchester, Essex

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