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4 bed Detached House
Layer Breton, Colchester, Essex
Offers Over £525,000 - Sold STC

  • arrow icon Individual detached home with superb views
  • arrow icon 0.25 acre plot, 66ft x 83ft rear garden
  • arrow icon Semi-rural location
  • arrow icon Porch, Hall, ground floor cloakroom
  • arrow icon Lounge, Separate Dining Room, Conservatory
  • arrow icon Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility room
  • arrow icon Four bedrooms, en-suite and bathroom
  • arrow icon Double garage with loft room, in/out drive, ample parking
  • arrow icon EPC rating - E

This INDIVIDUAL detached property sits on a glorious elevated 0.25 ACRE PLOT, and enjoys fantastic FAR REACHING VIEWS.  Three reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, four bedrooms, en-suite and bathroom, DOUBLE GARAGE with room above, in/out driveway. SUPERB ANNEXE POTENTIAL.


An individual detached property, which sits on an elevated 0.25 acre plot.  The property enjoys some stunning and far reaching views from all first floor room, and is situated within this popular village location.  The property also offers fantastic further potential.  Inside, to the ground floor accommodation comprises entrance porch, hallway, ground floor cloakroom, lounge, separate dining room, kitchen/breakfast room and utility room.  Upstairs, there are four bedrooms, bedroom one has en-suite and there is also a family bathroom. Outside, the property benefits from an in/out driveway with ample off road parking, detached double garage with loft room above and study (subject to planning superb further potential for annexe facilities) and glorious rear garden which measures 66ft x 83ft.  Property of this type is rare to the market and internal viewing is advised.

Local area

Layer Breton is a popular village which can be found to the South of Colchester. The village has a superb public house (The Hare and Hounds) and there are numerous country walks and bike rides. Further afield West Mersea can be reached within 8.5 miles and the historic town of Colchester within 6 miles. For the commuter, Colchester's North Station can be found within 7.5 miles and A12 access at Stanway within 5 miles.

ground floor


Double glazed windows to side and door that leads into the hallway.


Stairs to first floor with under stairs storage cupboard, radiator, window to side.


12' 6" x 22' 8" (3.81m x 6.91m) Double glazed bay window to rear and sliding patio doors that lead into the conservatory. Two radiators, fireplace with inset gas fire.

Dining Room

12' 10" x 17' 10" (3.91m x 5.44m) Two double glazed sash windows to front, radiator, fireplace, sliding patio doors that lead into the conservatory


9' 3" x 16' 8" (2.82m x 5.08m) Double glazed windows to rear and door leading into the rear garden.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

9' 4" x 19' 4" (2.84m x 5.89m) Double glazed window to front and double glazed bow window to side, with lovely views. Fitted kitchen comprising wall mounted cupboards and glass display cabinets, work surface with sink unit, matching cupboards and drawers under. Built in double oven with five ring gas hob and built in dishwasher, part tiled walls.

Utility Room

7' 0" x 8' 10" (2.13m x 2.69m) Door to side. Cupboard housing boiler, pantry cupboard, recess for fridge, work surface with sink unit, cupboards below with space for domestic appliances.

Ground floor cloakroom

Opaque window to side, low level WC, wash hand basin

first floor


Double glazed window to front and side, offering fantastic far reaching views, loft access with loft ladder, airing cupboard

Bedroom One

12' 9" x 12' 9" (3.89m x 3.89m) Double glazed sash windows to rear and side, both of which offer fantastic far reaching views, radiator, built in bedroom furniture and door to en-suite


Opaque double glazed window to side, enclosed shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail, tiled walls.

Bedroom Two

8' 9" x 12' 8" (2.67m x 3.86m) Double glazed sash windows to front and rear, both with fantastic far reaching views, radiator, built in bedroom furniture.

Bedroom Three

9' 3" x 10' 1" (2.82m x 3.07m) Double glazed window to rear with superb views, radiator, built in bedroom furniture

Bedroom Four

8' 9" x 12' 7" (2.67m x 3.84m) Double glazed window to side with superb views, built in bedroom furniture, radiator


Opaque double glazed window to side. Three piece suite comprising panel enclosed bath with mixer tap and separate shower attachment, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin


Front and rear

As we have previously mentioned the property sits on an elevated 0.25 acre plot. Approached via an in/out driveway, there is ample off road parking to the front. To the side of the property is a large detached double garage, which benefits from large loft room above as well as study. Subject to planning, the double garage offers superb potential for annexe facilities. In front of the property there is an enclosed front garden. Gates to the side of the house lead into the wonderful rear garden which measures 66ft x 83ft. Commencing with a raised decked area, enclosed by small brick wall, with path leading down to the lawned garden area. Further patio to the rear, mature shrub borders.

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