Colchester Road, Virley
Colchester Rd, United Kingdom

£425,000· Detached Cottage (For Sale)

Wayside Cottage is a stunning detached home in an idyllic country setting with far-reaching views across farmland from its westerly aspect. The overall plot that the cottage sits on measures 0.13 acres approx., this includes a driveway for three cars, a garage, and the garden which is to the rear and side of the property. The cottage has two double bedrooms, the master bedroom has an ensuite, and the principal bathroom can be found on the ground floor, home also to a lounge, dining room, and kitchen breakfast room. The dining room has French doors to the garden and the lounge has a beautiful red brick chimney breast with an inset log burner. The kitchen breakfast room has room for a small table and chairs, it also has integrated appliances.


Virley can be found on the outskirts of Salcott a small village on the blackwater estuary. Virley is approx. 9 miles from Colchester, 7.1 miles from Tollgate shopping park, 6.6 Miles from Mersea Island, 4.4 miles from Tiptree, and 2.7 miles from Abberton Reservoir and Nature park. There are many schools in the area, primary schools include layer de la hay or Birch whilst secondary education can be found a Tiptree or Colchester. Approx. 1.5 miles away is Five Lakes hotel and country club.

Kitchen Breakfast Room
Entrance door, double glazed window to front and side, worktop with drawers and cupboards beneath, eye level units, integrated oven, hob and extractor fan, integrated fridge and washing machine, free standing kitchen island, tiled flooring, stairs to first floor, under stairs cupboard, built in cupboard and door to garden.

Double-glazed window to front and side, red brick chimney, log burner, and radiator.

Dining Room
UPVC French doors to rear, double glazed window to side, and radiator.

Obscure double glazed window to rear, wash hand basin, toilet, bath with overhead shower and screen, tiled flooring, part tiled walls, heated towel rail, and ceiling spotlights.

First Floor
Double-glazed window to side, views over arm land, airing cupboard and radiator.

Double-glazed window to side and front, radiator, and loft access. (Boarded with power, light, and a ladder.)

Double glazed window to side and rear, views over farmland, radiator, and loft access. (Ladder, access only for solar panels)

Double-glazed window to side, toilet, wash hand basin, shower cubicle, heated towel rail, tiled flooring, and ceiling spotlights.

The overall plot measures 0.13 acres approx., the plot measures 173ft x 52ft at its maximum points. The garden is mainly lawn with a small patio area, it abuts and has far-reaching views of farmland. From the garden, you can access the front driveway and the garage.

Shingled drive, parking for three cars.

Garage – 15ft x14ft
Double entrance doors, door to rear, power, and light.

Agents notes.

Solar panels – the property benefits from solar panels, and the energy is with EDF.

Drainage – the property is not on main drains; it has a septic tank linked with a Mantair Sewage Treatment plant.

The details above do not form any offer or contract. We make detailed enquiries with the seller to ensure the information provided is as accurate as possible. The purchaser should satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of statements within the details. All measurements and floor plans are approximate.

Hardy-King Estate Agents do not test services or appliances in any property offered for sale. Such detail should be verified by the purchaser.

Floor Plan



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