Insolvency Property Sales

California Close, Highwoods, Colchester CO4

Key Features

• Top Floor   • Well presented    • 959 Year Lease     • Peppercorn ground rent    • Two Parking Spaces   • Loft Access with ladder

Property Information


Colchester Borough Council.

A well located one bedroom top floor flat, in an attractive three storey building in California Close, in the Highwoods area of Colchester.

The accommodation includes a generous living room for entertaining and a separate fitted kitchen off the hall, and there is plenty of natural light in the bathroom.

The flat comes with a useful loft access with a fitted ladder, and it includes two private car parking spaces in the residents' car park at the rear.

Having been built in the mid 1980s by Wimpey, and sold on 999 year lease originally, thus having 958 year lease remaining, you will be spared from lease extensions. No costly lease extensions to contend with here.

Convenient for Colchester city centre and just a five minute walk from the Highwoods shopping centre, with a Tesco Extra, post office, coffee shop and more. High Woods Leisure Centre is also within a five minute walk, as is High Woods Country Park providing plenty of open space to explore, for brisk Autumn walks or leisurely picnics in the Summer.

The nearest station is Colchester station c.2.5km to the south west, with direct links into London Liverpool St. of about an hour, and J28 of the A12 is a short drive away.

Nearby schools include Brinkley Grove Primary School and Gilberd School.

Being sold with the advantage of no chain.


Further Information

Lease: 958 years.

Ground Rent: Peppercorn.

Service Charge (01/04/2020-31/03/2021): £1339.21/year.

Reserve Fund (01/04/2020-31/03/2021): £233.38/year.

The block managing agents are PMS Managing Agents in Colchester Tel. 01206 835 350.