4 bedroom House for sale

4 bedroom House for sale

Surrey Lane, Colchester, Essex, CO5 0QT

Asking Price £820,000

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms

Property Information

  • Reference number 11957574
  • Property Type Detached
  • Furnishing Unfurnished
  • Tenure Freehold
  • Market info

Extra Features

  • Sought after Period cottage
  • Private Driveway
  • Garden Room
  • Four bedrooms and three reception rooms
  • 0.3-acre plot approx.
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Sought After Location
  • Viewings a necessity to truly appreciate what's on offer!
  • Beautiful wrap around gardens
  • Period beams and features

Property description

Game Estates are delighted to offer this beautiful period property for sale. This is an exciting opportunity to acquire a substantial family home located at the end of a private driveway. 

Rose Cottage is a four-bedroom, three reception, family detached property, with a wraparound plot measuring approx., 0.3 of an acre. A Heated swimming pool sits at the heart of the rear garden, with period features and twin staircases, viewings are essential to appreciate this property. 

Rose Cottage is situated in the sought after village of Tiptree, with its range of shops and home to the world-famous Royal Tiptree Jam.

Tenure  : Freehold

Council Tax Band  :  F

Room Info

Entrance Porch

6' 8'' x 4' 4'' (2.03m x 1.32m)
Dual aspect, with vaulted ceiling leading to kitchen


15' 8'' x 12' 4'' (4.77m x 3.76m)
Accessed directly from the Dining room, this is a dual aspect room with double glazed windows and Bi-fold doors leading to garden. Two radiators. Recessed spotlights. Laminate flooring.

Dining Room

20' 4'' x 11' 11'' (6.19m x 3.63m)
With an abundance of natural light provided by the dual aspect double glazed windows to front and rear of the property. The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and comfortably large enough to accommodate a family-sized table and chairs, dressers and additional furniture. Feature fireplace. Laminate flooring. Character beams


19' 9'' x 20' 6'' (6.02m x 6.24m)
A dual aspect kitchen with period features and a country style finish. Multi ring range style oven, hob, Extractor fan and built in dishwasher. White ceramic sink with chrome mixer taps and R/H drainer. Tiled flooring. Shaker style base and eye level units with contrasting dark worktops. Tall chrome radiator. Feature beams. The measurements are taken at the longest parts due to the L shape design of the kitchen.

Utility room

12' 1'' x 7' 4'' (3.68m x 2.23m)
The utility room contains two baseline cabinets with stainless steel sink L/H drainer. Space for washing machine and tumble-drier. Water heater.


12' 5'' x 8' 5'' (3.78m x 2.56m)
The landing is flooded with natural light from the roof light, large storage cupboards, Radiator.

Master bedroom

26' 7'' x 15' 9'' (8.10m x 4.80m)
Impressive in size and with natural light flooding through the dual aspect windows, this bedroom, accessed from its own separate stair case and leads to a Jack and Jill bathroom. The arched ceiling contains flush spotlights and loft hatch. Three radiators two built in wardrobes large enough to walk in, with automatic lighting as you open the doors.

Bedroom 2

14' 8'' x 13' 0'' (4.47m x 3.96m)
Double bedroom with dual aspect to the rear of the property. Radiator. Built in cupboards

Bedroom 3

12' 2'' x 12' 0'' (3.71m x 3.65m)
With doors leading to the second landing and the Jack & Jill Bathroom, this bedroom has laminate flooring, radiator and built in storage. Double glazed window to rear aspect

Bedroom 4

11' 6'' x 7' 0'' (3.50m x 2.13m)
Double bedroom with double glazed window to the side aspect. Radiator.


10' 1'' x 9' 3'' (3.07m x 2.82m)
This arched ceiling En-suite is fully tiled, comprising of a roll top free standing bath with chrome taps and chrome pipework, pedestal sink with chrome mixer taps and toilet. Double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator/towel rail.

WC upstairs

3' 1'' x 3' 2'' (0.94m x 0.96m)
Toilet with built in cistern, floating hand basin with chrome mixer tap.

Wet Room

9' 4'' x 7' 5'' (2.84m x 2.26m)
This downstairs wet room is perfectly situated to use after your morning swim. Fully tiled, rain shower, floating hand basin, close couple toilet. Double gazed window with obscured glass to the rear aspect. Vanity mirror, towel rail and glass shelving.

Rear Garden

The property sits within approximately third an acre of grounds, a rear entertaining patio; with dining seating area, overlooking the heated swimming pool. The Garden room is currently used as a gym, but could easily be used as an office or games room. The garden houses various timber structures including a pump room for the pool. The remainder gardens are laid to lawn boasting various mature bushes, and flower beds.


This property is approached via the front aspect with a private gravel driveway that is large enough for six of more cars

Reception room three

17' 0'' x 11' 2'' (5.18m x 3.40m)
This third reception room is currently used as an office, but with patio doors leading to the patio and is situated close to the kitchen, making it perfect for entertaining. Tiled floor. Radiators.

swimming Pool


The Garden room is currently used as a gym, but could easily be used as an office or games room

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