Colchester Road, Ardleigh, CO7 7NP


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  • Bedrooms: 4
General information Dundas Place is a charming 4 bedroom Grade II listed substantial period home which is bursting with character throughout and offers extensive accommodation. The building is thought to date back to the 18th century and comprises of 4 bedrooms, 5 reception rooms, 2 impressive inglenook fireplaces, private rear garden, off road parking, garage and is offered with no onward chain.

The entrance porch is accessed via the rear garden. Upon entering the property a hallway leads to the dining area,stairs to the first floor, sitting room and wc comprising of a wash hand basin, low level wc and window to the rear aspect. The dining area features impressive ceiling beams, brick built inglenook fireplace housing a wood burner with slate base and decorative surround, Georgian style window to the side aspect and door providing access to the sitting room which is situated to the front. The hallway leads to the kitchen and to the rear there is a second entrance porch with door and window. The kitchen has a range of matching wall and base units, single drainer stainless steel sink with mixer tap, Aga, integrated oven, hob with extractor fan over and dual aspect windows to the side and rear. The sitting room continues to feature the ceiling beams with an opening to the living room and a large window to the front aspect. The living room has an impressive large exposed brick inglenook fireplace with log burner, large window to the front and doorway leading to the laundry room, study and shower room which comprise of a low level wc, enclosed shower cubicle, wash hand basin and two small windows to the side. The laundry room has a wash hand basin, window to the rear, stairs to the fourth bedroom, entrance door and is located in the original part of the cottage along with the study featuring original wall and ceiling beams and double aspect windows to the side and front of the property. The fourth bedroom is located in the loft area of the original property with a dormer window to the front and window to the side.

The first floor landing provides access to three bedrooms, bathroom and airing cupboard. Bedrooms one and two are both located to the front aspect of the property with Georgian style windows whilst bedroom two benefits from a built in storage cupboard. The family bathroom comprises of an inset bath with central taps, wash hand basin, low level wc, enclosed shower cubicle, tiled walls and two small windows. The third bedroom is located at the rear of the property with window to the side overlooking the garden and built in storage cupboard.

Porch 4' 5" x 4' 5" (1.35m x 1.35m)


Dining room 15' 7" x 15' 5" > 11' 4" (4.75m x 4.7m)

Kitchen 11' 8" x 9' 11" (3.56m x 3.02m)

Porch 6' 0" x 5' 0" (1.83m x 1.52m)

Living room 15' 4" x 15' 2" (4.67m x 4.62m)

Sitting room 14' 8" x 10' 4" (4.47m x 3.15m)

WC 6' 0" x 2' 10" (1.83m x 0.86m)



Shower room 8' 1" x 4' 7" (2.46m x 1.4m)

Landing 21' 9" x 6' 5" > 2' 7" (6.63m x 1.96m)

Bedroom one 15' 7" x 8' 10" (4.75m x 2.69m)

Bedroom two 12' 9" x 10' 11" (3.89m x 3.33m)

Bedroom three 16' 1" x 8' 8" (4.9m x 2.64m)

Bedroom four 14' 10" x 13' 3" (4.52m x 4.04m)

Bathroom 8' 10" x 6' 1" (2.69m x 1.85m)

The outside The side of the property has off road parking leading to the garage and side gate leading to the main entrance door and rear garden. The rear cottage style garden is interspersed with mature shrubs with multiple patio areas for ease of maintenance. There is a large storage shed at the rear of the garden and workshop behind the garage.

Where? The popular village of Ardleigh lies to the north east of Colchester, and is extremely well placed for the nearby waterside town of Manningtree with its excellent shopping and recreational amenities and mainline railway station. Also close at hand is the highly regarded village of Dedham, located at the heart of "the constable country" and situated on the river Stour, with its beautiful and picturesque landscape. Ardleigh also has the benefit of offering a pre-school in the village. Colchester itself is within comfortable driving distance with its further shopping facilities, numerous bars, restaurants and Mercury Theatre.

Important information Council Tax Band - D

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

Tenure - Freehold

EPC rating - NA

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