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5 bed detached house for sale

£950,000 Guide price

Bures Road, Lamarsh, Bures, Essex CO8

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Property features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 0.85 acres
  • Detached

Property description

Chestnut House is beautifully located down a country lane and enjoys extensive rural views across the valley. The present owners have refurbished this Grade II listed house extremely well, creating a very comfortable house. There are three charming and well-proportioned reception rooms, which are ideal for entertaining, as well as a useful study. To the rear of the property is a delightful kitchen with stunning views and a utility area. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms on the first floor and a further two bedrooms and a bathroom on the second floor.

The property enjoys exceptional views over the rolling countryside towards the river Stour. The mature garden is interspersed by mature specimen trees with woodland to one end, as well as a charming pond. To the side of the house is a gravelled parking area and access to the garage, as well as a store room.

This highly regarded village has a popular pub and is close to Bures, with trains running to London Liverpool Street via Marks Tey. The market town of Sudbury is within easy reach, with its good range of shopping facilities. Colchester is within comfortable driving distance and has an excellent range of shopping and recreational facilities, including the Mercury Theatre, wine bars and restaurants. Colchester also has a mainline railway station with direct links to London.

Property info

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Property value data/graphs for CO8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £624,330 £249 4.0 £514,375
Semi-detached £369,760 £234 3.2 £343,571
Terraced £310,892 £296 2.5 £237,000
Flats - - 2.0 -

Current asking prices in CO8

Average: £673,570
Avg. current asking prices in CO8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £299,995
- £950,000
Flats - - - - -
All - £299,995
- £950,000

Current asking rents in CO8

Avg. current asking prices in CO8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats - - - - -
All - - - - -

Fun facts for CO8

Highest value in CO8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Maltings Close £443,052
Water Lane £436,110
Pikes Marsh £382,664
Colchester Road £366,313
Normandie Way £329,862
Highest turnover in CO8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Station Hill 40.0%
Lamarsh Hill 30.0%
Pikes Marsh 29.4%
Lamarsh Road 23.1%
St. Edmunds Lane 23.1%
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Monthly running costs Beta

£4,137 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 95,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 2.0
Your payment £3,623 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Gas £56 Electricity £83 Estimated energy cost £139/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 25700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £319 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.


Supply £25 Sewerage £31 Estimated water cost £56 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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