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6 Bedroom detached house Church Road, Frating £1,950,000

Nestled within open countryside and occupying approximately 7.35 acres, is this substantial, three storey, six bedroom country house extending to 7404 sqft.

The well-proportioned accommodation comprises; impressive reception hall, formal dining room, family room, games room, impressive vaulted library, elegant sitting room, comprehensive bespoke kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and home office. On the first floor a galleried landing gives way to five en-suite bedroom with master complemented with a dressing room. The second floor houses a guest suite.

Outside the well-tended grounds incorporate an outdoor heated swimming pool and large sun terrace. There is a detached double garage with attached machinery store, there is further detached single garage.

Hockley Place occupies a rural setting a short distance to the east of Colchester and within easy reach of the Town. There are Railway Stations at Great Bentley and Alresford and good access to the A133 which inn turn links to the A120 and A12. Colchester provides a busy High Street with a range of stores and a choice of supermarkets including Waitrose. The town is home to the respected Royal Grammar School for Boys and Colchester County High School for Girls, St Mary’s and, further afield, Holmwood House, Littlegarth and Orwell Park. To the east are the beaches of Frinton, Walton and Clacton, to the west the creeks and walks and sailing on the Colne Estuary and to the north-east the bird life and open skies of the Walton Backwaters. There are excellent connections to the Continent via Harwich Port.

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