Savills | White Horse Road, East Bergholt, Colchester, CO7 6TU | Properties for sale
2,460 sq ft(228.54 sq m)
Guide price £700,000

White Horse RoadEast Bergholt, Colchester, CO7 6TU

    Key features

    • Spacious, light and airy reception rooms
    • Edge of village house nicely set back from the road
    • Mature garden offering privacy and seclusion
    • Located in a sought after well served village
    • Excellent internet speed

    Well positioned family home set in Constable country

    About this property

    • Asbyrgi is a delightful village house constructed from brick under a tiled roof. The front of the house is south facing and benefits from solar panels on the roof. The ground floor accommodation comprises an entrance hall which leads through to the spacious reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room and utility.
      The sitting room has a dual aspect and opens in to a fantastic light and bright garden room with full height glass windows overlooking the gardens and fields beyond. Double doors lead straight out on to the patio and rear garden, perfect for al fresco dining. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units with space for a dishwasher, hob and built in oven. The large snug/office is another light and airy room with full height sliding doors out on to the garden. It is flexible and could be used as a playroom, dining room or office. The first floor provides a master bedroom with built in wardrobes and an en suite bathroom. There are a further 3 double bedrooms, a single and a family bathroom. There is excellent storage in the house and a boarded loft with fitted loft ladder. The house benefits from excellent internet speeds with up to 50Mb fibre connected.

      The front of the property is nicely set back from the road with a gravel driveway providing parking for several vehicles and gives access to the triple garage. The spacious rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a number of mature trees providing a high degree of privacy and seclusion. The garden also boasts wild grass areas, a kitchen garden with raised beds, greenhouse, footings for a garden shed and fantastic rural views across the surrounding countryside.

      Mains water, electricity, drainage and gas. High speed broadband up to 50Mb.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Asbyrgi offers the best of both worlds being set on the village edge with delightful countryside on one side and a sought after village on the other with easy access London.

    Peter OgilvieProperty agent

    Local information

    • Distances: Dedham 3.3 miles, Manningtree Station 2.4 miles, Ipswich 9.4 miles Colchester 10.3 miles (London Liverpool Street Station from 58, 64 and 50 minutes respectively) All mileages and times are approximate
    • Asbyrgi is situated on the edge of the popular village of East Bergholt which is set in the sought after Dedham Vale Conservation area. The house is near to the village playing fields with playground, community buildings and tennis courts. The village is much admired and well known for its connections with John Constable, the renowned painter, it is well catered for with good local facilities including a general store, post office, bakery, chemist, church, schools and several public houses. East Bergholt is situated in the undulating countryside of the Stour Valley with easy access to the A12 trunk road providing main routes to the A14, The Midlands, London and the major motorway networks. The house has a wide range of schooling to choose from in both the private & state sectors with Orwell Park at Nacton, The Ipswich High School at Woolverstone and The Royal Hospital School at Holbrook. There are also excellent nursery schools and a primary and comprehensive school in the village itself. The centres of Ipswich and Colchester are also easily accessible with their more comprehensive shopping and educational facilities and the commuter can take advantage of mainline train services to London's Liverpool Street Station from both Manningtree and Colchester. There are excellent recreational facilities in the area including sailing on the Orwell, Deben, Colne and Stour, golf courses at Stoke by Nayland, Colchester and Woodbridge, racing at Newmarket and point to pointing at Higham.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From London take the A12 bypassing Chelmsford and Colchester. Take the B1070 to Hadleigh and East Bergholt. Proceed into East Bergholt, take the first right hand turn, right again on to White Horse Road and Asbyri will be found on the right hand side of the road
    • EPC Rating = C