• For Sale
  • Guided Price: GBP 450,000 
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedroom: 3

Believed to be the middle section of a larger Medieaval Hall House, and dating in part to the late 1300s, Nelson Cottage is a charming Grade II Listed property with a wealth of period features throughout. With original oak floorboards and chimney dating to 1520, and other impressive features, such as exposed timber beams and original fireplaces, the property offers ideal space as a permanent home or weekend retreat.

The accommodation begins from the welcoming entrance hall which leads through to a useful library/study with feature staircase and access to the remainder of the ground floor. The sitting room is located to the front of the property with stunning exposed timber beams and a charming inglenook fireplace which has been fitted with a wood-burner, giving the room a cosy and homely feel. Towards the rear of the house is the dining area and beautifully-designed kitchen with direct access to the delightful courtyard garden. The vaulted kitchen is fitted with an Aga and has bespoke cabinetry, which enhances the original character of the space.

The first floor benefits from a spacious landing, providing a perfect space to be used as a snug, or a family area. Also located on the first floor is the generous principal bedroom as well as the family bathroom with its roll-top bath and separate shower unit. The second floor provides two further bedrooms and a shower room.

Local Authority: Babergh District Council.
Services: Gas central heating. All mains services are connected.
Council Tax: Band D
Tenure: Freehold

The property lies within the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in the heart of the Suffolk village of Stratford St. Mary. The village offers several amenities, including a post office, village store, a pub and a primary school. There are also a number of activities easily accessible locally, with walking and paddle boarding along the St Edmund's Way and Stour Valley Path very close by). The neighbouring village of Dedham provides several further amenities including the outstanding-rated Dedham Church of England Primary School, as well as a number of local eateries.

The historic city of Colchester is just six miles south, offering a choice of shops, supermarkets and leisure facilities. Colchester also provides a wide variety of schooling options, including the independent Colchester Prep, Colchester High School, Oxford House School and St Mary's School for Girls. The area is well connected with the A12 nearby and the A120 within easy reach, providing routes towards Ipswich, Colchester and Stansted Airport.

Nelson Cottage opens onto Lower Street, where there is parking available on both sides of the road. A delightful cottage style private courtyard garden is positioned to the rear which includes paved terracing, pathways, and lawn. There are a collection of plants, shrubs and trees and a useful storage shed towards the end of the garden.

Lower Street, Stratford St. Mary, Colchester, Suffolk, CO7, England, United Kingdom is a England luxury Single Family Home listed for sale Guided Price: GBP 450,000. This high end England Single Family Home is comprised of 3 bedrooms and N/A baths. Find more luxury properties in England or search for luxury properties for sale in England.