Oliver's Grove, Essex

Stanway, Essex, CO3 0JT

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Oliver's Grove is a superb collection of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom houses and 2 bedroom apartments in the charming village of Stanway on the outskirts of historic Colchester, with easy access to Colchester and the A12 as well as great rail connections to London.

Oliver's Grove is located in Stanway, a village on the outskirts of Colchester bordering the open countryside, which offers its own post office, garden centre, a number of pubs and restaurants and an extensive selection of shops at the nearby Tollgate Retail Centre as well as a major Sainsbury's store.

As Britain's oldest recorded town, Colchester is full of things to explore.  You can explore its colourful history at the award winning castle museum, visit St Botolph's Priory or one of the many Roman artefacts that have been uncovered throughout the town.

For culture, Castle Park hosts a variety of superb events as well as being home to the town's well-established cricket club.  You can visit Firstsite, the town's contemporary visual arts centre, or the popular Mercury Theatre and multi-screen Odeon cinema.

Colchester is a great spot for retail therapy.  In the town centre you'll find many high street favourites as well as charming independent shops and boutiques tucked away along the town's old lanes.  There is also an array of fantastic places to eat and drink throughout the town.  Take a breath of fresh air at High Woods Country Park, where you can walk or cycle through woodland and across wildflower meadows or enjoy a range of sports and leisure activities at Leisure World.

Within a short drive of Oliver's Grove you'll find Dedham Vale, an area of outstanidng natural beauty, made famous by artists Constable and Gainsborough.  Just ten miles away is the Essex coastline and Mersea Island, a haven for yachting enthusiasts where you can also take walks along the beach past parades of picturesque beach huts or enjoy fine seafood restaurants overlooking the creeks.

Families will be spoilt with a number of good primary schools close to home and The Stanway School, for children 11 to 16, just a short drive away.

Exceptionally well connected by road and rail, Colchester's mainline train station offers links to London Liverpool Street in as little as 49 minutes, whilst Marks Tey station is just three miles away.  By road, the A12 is easily accessible, providing a fast route to London and the M25 for travel further afield while London Stansted Airport can be reached in about 40 minutes.

By road to:

Colchester North Station 3 miles

Marks Tey Station 3.1 miles

Colchester Town Centre 3.3 miles

Ipswich 20.1 miles

Chelmsford 21.7 miles

Stansted Airport 28.6 miles

Marble Arch 66.9 miles

By rail to:

(from Colchester North Station)

Marks Tey Station 6 mins

Colchester Town Station 7 mins

Ipswich 20 mins

Chelmsford  21 mins

London Liverpool Street 55 mins

Norwich 1hr 3 mins

London King's Cross 1hr 25 mins

All travel times and distances are approximate and are courtesy of googlemaps.co.uk and nationalrail.co.uk

Postcode for Sat Nav use: CO3 0JT

Final Plot Sold.


Additional Info:

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Selling agents:

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For further information or to arrange a viewing please contact our Selling Agents, William H Brown on 01206 577772 or alternativley email Colchester@williamhbrown.co.uk for further information.