Harwich Road
Little Oakley

Detached House: 4 beds, 1 bath, 1 shower, 2 receptions

Offers in Excess of £435,000

Agent Details

Essex Country and Village Homes

Tel: 01206 589109

Key Features

  • Four bedrooms - Master with Ensuite shower room
  • Open Plan Kitchen / Conservatory
  • Two south fronting reception rooms
  • 1/3rd acre (subject to survey) mature and private plot
  • Feature raised terrace with a heated swimming pool
  • Semi-rural village location
  • Generous off street parking and garage
  • Gas central heating
  • Double glazed


This 1940s four bedroom detached family home lies in a plot of approximately 1/3rd acre (sts) with an open farmland aspect to the South. Generous ground floor accommodation includes two light reception rooms and a 17' x 14' conservatory that leads out to a raised terrace and heated swimming pool.


Little Oakley is a small rural village lying to the West of Dovercourt's blue flag beach and Olde Harwich Town within the Tendring District.

The property itself has views across farmland towards Hamford Waters nature reserve, Walton-on-the-Naze and the Naze tower. Little Oakley village also provides easy access to the A120.

There is also a village shop, Post Office and a regular bus route that connects the historic towns of Harwich and Colchester. Little Oakley has a bustling community hall, a state of the art football training facility and homes and the new C of E Two Village Primary School.


The ground floor accommodation comprises of:

Spacious Entrance Hall 4.27m x 4.21m < 2.419m (14' x 13' 9" < 7' 11")

The entrance hall is approached via an opaque double glazed entrance door and principally serves access to all ground floor rooms. Carpeted stairs lead to the first floor with a storage cupboard sited beneath. Carpet is fitted and there is a radiator.

Living Room 6.18m x 3.81m (20' 3" x 12' 5")

This spacious dual aspect room sees plenty of natural light via a large South facing leaded light window to the front elevation and further leaded light window to the side. The central feature is a contemporary gas fire with marble surround. Carpet is fitted and there is a radiator.

Sitting Room 3.79m x 4.30m (12' 5" x 14' 1")

Sharing the same Southerly aspect to the Living Room, this Sitting Room also has a large leaded light window to the front, feature fireplace with electric fire a radiator and fitted carpet.

Kitchen 4.58m x 3.03m (15' x 9' 11")

Fitted with a range of bespoke wood fronted units that comprise of cupboards and drawers with a square edged wood work surface, tiled splash back and matching wall cabinets and display units, the Kitchen is open plan to the large conservatory to the rear and has dual aspect leaded light windows to both the side and rear elevations. 

There is a butler sink with mixer tap, a five ring gas range oven with extractor hood above with integral appliances including a tall standing fridge freezer, washing machine and dishwasher.

Conservatory 5.27m max x 4.31m (17' 3" max x 14' 1")

Being extremely spacious, the conservatory is constructed on a brick base with vaulted ceiling (with fan), windows to all aspects and French doors with a further personal door leading out to a block paved patio area. The floor is tiled and there are two radiators.

Wet Room

Featuring an open shower with pan shower head, WC, heated towel rail and sink with an opaque glazed window to the rear.

The first floor accommodation incorporates:


There is a leaded light window on the half landing and an airing cupboard houses the wall mounted gas fired boiler. carpet is fitted and doors serve access to all first floor rooms.

Master Bedroom 4.99m x 4.28m (16' 4" x 14')

The Master bedroom has wonderful views across farmland towards the Backwaters framed by a large leaded light window to the Southerly aspect. There is a radiator, fitted carpet and door that leads to the Ensuite Shower Room.

Ensuite Shower Room

Fitted with shower (with body jets), circular sink, WC and heated towel rail. Walls are fully tiled and there is a leaded light window to the side elevation.

Bedroom Two 3.81m x 2.38m (12' 5" x 7' 9")

Sharing the same aspect as the Master Bedroom the second bedroom affords similar far reaching views
through its own large leaded light window. There is a radiator and carpet is fitted.

Bedroom Three 3.08m x 2.46m (10' 1" x 8')

Fitted with carpet, a radiator and leaded light window to the rear elevation.

Bedroom Four 2.44m x 1.96m (8' x 6' 5")

Fitted with carpet, a radiator and flanking leaded light window.

Family Bathroom

Comprising of a panelled batch with stainless steel mixer tap and pan head shower over, sink mounted on an open vanity unit and WC. Walls are tiled and a leaded light window is found to the rear.


Double gates to the front provide security and access to the long driveway that provides off road parking for numerous vehicles. The garage measures 6.10m x 4.89m (20' x 16') with up and over door and small studded partition to provide a changing room. There is gated pedestrian access to each side of the house.

The large rear garden commences with a block paved patio area that leads to decked steps up to the raised terrace and pool area with a heated pool (26' x 13'6'' (7.92m x 4.11m)) running of its own oil fired system.

Beyond the pool there is a wonderfully mature large lawned garden that is enclosed by panel fencing with flower, shrub borders and a vegetable patch.


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