Houses for sale in St Osyth

St Osyth Priory Estate, St Osyth, Essex, CO16 8GW

A collection of homes located within the idyllic and protected heritage setting of the St Osyth Priory Estate

All homes currently under offer

All homes currently under offer


Private and exclusive new properties for sale at St Osyth Priory in the north of Essex, moments from the coast and surrounded by breath-taking countryside.

Live in one of just 73 private and exclusive newly built homes, perfectly placed with the great outdoors right on your doorstep and a short walk from the quaint village of St Osyth.

From pretty cottages and elegant family homes to stylish apartments, the new properties at St Osyth Priory have been carefully designed and present an excellent opportunity to be part of this idyllic historic country estate, whilst benefiting from all that a brand new home offers and a beautiful setting.

Join the fantastic community, experience an unrivalled sense of luxury and be part of something special. Step out of your home and immerse yourself in the breath-taking countryside, the private residents circular walk is yours to enjoy, where you’ll get the opportunity to meet the estate’s rare breeds and native livestock and at various points around the estate you can experience stunning views of the Estuary, Flag Creek, Brightlingsea and Mersea Island, not to mention watching beautiful sunsets with loved ones.


*Terms and conditions apply.

Home of the week - Plot 6 | The Egret | £425,000

Home of the week £8,750 stamp duty paid and £1,250 towards legal fees!*

A beautiful four bedroom home perfectly positioned on the St Osyth Priory Estate, just a short drive to the coast.

*Terms and conditions apply.


Winner of Best Public Realm – Silver at the Whathouse? Awards 2023!

“There are new developments steeped in history and then there is St Osyth Priory estate. From the monastic to the modern
world, from 12th-century monks to 21st-century homebuyers, but underpinned by core values of conservation and regeneration.” – Whathouse? Judges Report 2023


Part Exchange now available^

Remove the unpredictability associated with being in a chain, and make a chain-free move with a guaranteed buyer with our new Part Exchange initiative^.

Your hassle-free move awaits. Speak to one of our Sales Executives to find out more.

^Terms & Conditions apply

Final 2 homes remaining

Don’t miss your chance to secure one of our final 3 bedroom homes at St Osyth Priory.

Available to move into now**, start to imagine life surrounded by countryside and the coast just minutes from your doorstep.

**On selected properties only. Speak to a Sales Executive for further details. 

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Contemporary flat matt doors in soft pale grey

Silestone worktops, upstand and hob splashback. Laminate worktop to separate utility rooms

Stainless steel undermount sinks with monobloc mixer tap

Bosch induction hob, single oven and island extractor hood [where applicable – Elica telescopic extractor hoods elsewhere]. Four bedroom homes benefit from two single ovens

Zanussi dishwasher, fridge freezer and washer dryer [when situated in the kitchen]



Modern wall hung Laufen Pro sanitaryware

Chrome brassware from Vado – monobloc mixer taps and thermostatic showers with concealed shower valves

Chrome towel radiators and shaver sockets

Porcelain tiles to en suite and bathroom walls



Lifestyle floors Chelsea range laminate flooring in thames oak to open plan living, kitchen and dining areas with 20 year warranty

All stairs, bedrooms and separate living rooms have 100% textured wool carpets in a neutral colour

Porcelain floor tiles to halls, all bathrooms, en suites and WCs

Storage - Wardrobes & Lofts

Storage - Wardrobes & Lofts

Dressing rooms to master bedrooms are fitted with open shelves and hanging rails. Other master bedrooms include fitted wardrobes with glass sliding doors where possible

Fitted wardrobes to the second bedroom in four bedroom houses

Accessible lofts to certain properties with fitted loft ladders – ask our Sales Executives for more information



Finished with brickwork, timber finished weatherboarding or rendered with handmade clay, slate or plain roof tiles

Traditional four panel internal doors painted in Dulux Heritage Mudlark with brushed chrome ironmongery

Front doors painted in Dulux Heritage range

Walls painted in Dulux Heritage Ash White

Ironmongery & Windows

Ironmongery & Windows

Predominantly sliding sash, some casement windows to selected properties

Ground floor windows and some first floor windows have satin locking handles

Timber windows and entrance doors



Gas fired combination boiler with radiators upstairs and underfloor heating downstairs. Apartments all have underfloor heating

Open flue system with bespoke timber fireplace surround in some homes with the potential to install a log burner*

Heatmiser Neostat and Neohub smart thermostats to four bedroom houses, Danfoss to all other properties



A wide variety of hyperoptic broadband packages available

Many properties have a study or specific space within the living area, ideal for use as a home office



Combination of recessed downlighters to all bathrooms, en suites and most kitchen areas, all other areas have pendant fittings

External lighting to front door

All garages and carports have lighting, garages also have power supply and electrical doors with remote control to operate

Residents can install smart meters – please ask our Sales Executives for more detail



All homes feature intruder alarms and mains operated smoke detectors

Secure environment with movement-activated gates at entrance. Number plate reading technology to record all vehicle movements in and out of the development



All private gardens are turfed with Raj Indian sandstone paving slabs for pathways and patio areas

  • Coastal Living

    The St Osyth Priory Estate is a short drive from St Osyth Beach. Walk a little and you’ll see some of the last of the Martello Towers on this stretch of coast. A little further on is Frinton-on-Sea ~ approached by a wide greensward, it’s sandy and golden and home to wonderfully retro beach huts.

  • Rural Village Life

    St Osyth village, part of Tendring District, steeped in history and legend, has a modern community with a village school, plenty of local shops, amenities and flourishing businesses. The surrounding area makes for pleasant days out ~ the Dedham Vale on the Essex Suffolk border, affectionately known as Constable Country, is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Nature enthusiasts love their wild neighbours and families thrive in the space and tranquillity that St Osyth offers.

  • Transport

    St Osyth Priory Estate is just 5 miles by road to Clacton-on-Sea, 12 miles south east of Colchester and 40 miles from Chelmsford. Clacton-on-Sea and Colchester run direct trains to London Liverpool Street. London Stansted and London Southend airports are easily accessible for both domestic and international flights.

  • Culture

    As Britain’s first city and the former capital of Roman Britain, Colchester has many important and unique Roman sites and ruins. The town has a strong cultural identity and arts scene, with numerous galleries, theatres and art venues, a renowned zoo and a bustling town centre with plenty of restaurants and shopping.

George Clarke Visits St Osyth Priory

Residents Private Circular Walk

A circular walk has been created in the recently restored pasture. It is home, during certain times of the year, to the Estate’s rare breed and native livestock, giving residents the opportunity for close up views.

Protected Wildlife

The St Osyth Priory Estate is a fully working estate complete with parkland where animals roam ~ amongst them, the iconic white deer. Our farm specialises in rearing rare breed and native livestock and is home to four-horned Manx Loaghtan sheep, Hebridean sheep and English Longhorn cattle.

Natural Habitat

Adjacent to the River Colne Estuary Site of Special Scientific Interest, the St Osyth Priory Estate is an extensive wetland habitat of national and international importance for a wide range of wildfowl, invertebrates and salt marsh plant communities.

Steeped in History

Live within the St Osyth Priory Estate adjacent to heritage buildings with hundreds of years of history and their ancient gardens and parkland of environmental and ecological interest.

St Osyth Priory Estate Map

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Virtual Tours

The Rochford Showhome

The Abbott Showhome

St Osyth Priory has totally exceeded my expectations. The grounds are just beautiful, waking up to the wildlife and going for peaceful walks along the coast, it has been amazing. Martin and Kalene Dear Residents at St Osyth Priory


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St Osyth Priory Location

St Osyth Priory
West Field Lane
CO16 8GW


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Dukes Bistro - 0.2 miles

Dukes Bistro is located on St Osyth’s high street and serves a variety of homemade dishes.

The Crossroads Sandwich Bar - 0.2 miles

An independent establishment, serving freshly made sandwiches, toasties, salad boxes and a delicious selection of baked goods.

The Balti House - 0.3 miles

Within walking distance from the new homes at St Osyth Priory, The Balti House serves a delightful Indian cuisine.

The Creek – 1.8 miles

Located in Great Bentley, The Creek is an award-winning, family-run restaurant and bar, serving high quality, classical British dishes with European influences.

Restaurant 43 - 4.6 miles

Offering contemporary English dining in the heart of Great Bentley, Restaurant 43 is a relaxed eatery, where you can enjoy beautifully designed menus and sample delicious cocktails.

Sorano’s - 4.7 miles

Sorano’s is a family-run restaurant, serving delicious, traditional Italian dishes.

The Bicycle Bar & Restaurant – 7.3 miles

The Bicycle Bar & Restaurant offers a variety of dishes and a constantly evolving menu, using high quality ingredients and locally sourced produce where possible.

Yachtmans Arms – 7.4 miles

This traditional, family-run waterside pub, serves delicious home cooked dishes alongside a variety of drink options, including cask ales, spirits and wines.

Rosebud Pub & Seafood Restaurant - 7.4 miles

Rosebud Pub & Seafood Restaurant is a delightful seafood restaurant, serving freshly cooked dishes and boasting beautiful sea views.

1 Harbour Square – 7.5 miles

1 Harbour Square is a family-run restaurant, serving delicious, locally sourced brunch, lunch and afternoon tea options, whilst boasting beautiful views overlooking the Marina and Colne estuary.

Coach House Coffee Shop - 7.5 miles

This delicatessen and café sells a plethora of products including fresh seafood and locally grown produce. Additionally, the café serves beautifully prepared dishes using locally sourced, quality ingredients.

The Restaurant at Lifehouse – 8.2 miles

The Restaurant at Lifehouse is a light and relaxing space, serving ‘superb’ cuisine using fresh, local ingredients and enjoys beautiful views over the historic Listed Thorpe Hall Gardens.

The Pavilion - 12.1 miles

The Pavilion is a unique and luxurious restaurant, bar and dining terrace which offers a Pan-Pacific inspired menu.

Le Talbooth - 16.2 miles

Set in a picturesque surrounding beside the River Stour, Le Talbooth offers fantastic food whilst boasting beautiful views of Dedham Vale.

Colchester - 12.6 miles

Colchester boasts a bustling town centre with plenty of restaurants and great shopping. There is a growing arts scene here with numerous galleries, theatres and arts venues as well as a world famous zoo to enjoy.

Clacton-on-Sea - 4.8 miles

Clacton features a fully pedestrianised shopping village with a number of retail outlets including M&S, Cotton Traders, Trespass and JD Sports.

Ipswich - 27.2 miles

Ipswich is home to a range of high street brands and independent shops.  Here you will find Debenhams, Marks and Spencer and The Body Shop alongside stores such as namely Urban Vintage and Just Essentials

Freeport Designer Village - 31.9 miles

Freeport Designer Village boasts over 75 stores featuring discounts of up to 60%, including: Barbour, Calvin Klein, Crew Clothing Company, Jaeger, Le Cresuet & Levi’s.

Chelmsford - 35.7 miles

Chelmsford has a vibrant town centre with a variety of well-known high street retailers, bars & restaurants.

St Clare's Catholic Primary School - 2.7 miles

Cann Hall Primary School - 3.1 miles

Great Bentley Primary School - 4.2 miles

Holmwood House (Private Preparatory) - 14.7 miles

Felsted Preparatory School (Private Preparatory) - 39.0 miles

Colchester Royal Grammar School - 13.0 miles

Colchester County High School for Girls (Grammar School) - 13.7 miles

Shorefields School (State Secondary) - 4.7 miles

Clacton County High School (State Secondary) - 4.8 miles

Colchester High (Private Secondary) - 12.4 miles

Royal Hospital School (Private Secondary) - 20.2 miles

Felsted School (Private Secondary) - 39.0 miles

St Osyth Priory – 0 miles

An oasis of rural adventure, St Osyth’s Priory boasts abundant park and woodlands. Visitors can wander along the nearby River Colne Estuary and beaches to take to the water and sail with the breeze of salt air.

Curve Water Sports: Water Park and Watersports Center - 0.5 miles

Curve Water Sports is a water park and water sports centre, offering fun water-based activities including paddleboarding, wakeboarding, kayaking and inflatable obstacle course.

St Osyth Beach - 1.7 miles

The St Osyth Priory Estate is a stone’s throw from St Osyth Beach.

East Essex Aviation Museum – 3 miles

Housed in the historic Martello Tower at Point Clear, the museum features displays of aircraft remains and the wreckage of the American P51 Mustang which crashed off the coast of Clacton in 1945.

Martello Tower (Point Clear) – 3 miles

Martello Tower is an aircraft museum, featuring exhibits relating to aviation, war and weapons.

Anytime Fitness – 3.7 miles

Anytime Fitness features a variety of facilities including 24 hour access, free parking, personal training options, fitness classes and fitness plans.

Century Cinema – 3.8 miles

Century Cinema offers a unique environment that provides low cost films and events using state-of-the-art technology.

Clacton-on-Sea Golf Club - 3.9 miles

Clacton-on-Sea Golf Club is a traditional members’ club. Its course covers 110 acres and comprising of five par 3s, nine par 4s and four par 5s.

Princes Theatre – 4.4 miles

Princes Theatre is house in Grade II listed building, Clacton Town Hall. The theatre stages is used for a plethora of functions, including shows, exhibitions, meetings and seminars.

Seaquarium – 5 miles

Seaquarium  is an fun and educational outlet, featuring a number of marine life species that can be found at Clacton Pier and around our coastal areas.

Brightlingsea Lido – 7.4 miles

Brightlingsea Lido is a 50 metre community, open-air swimming pool which sits on the coast of Brightlingsea.

Colne Yacht Club - 7.5 miles

Colne Yacht Club is based in Brighlingsea and boasts a range of features including a boatyard, a private floating jetty and an oar store, in addition to a member’s bar and restaurant.

Brightlingsea Habour – 7.5 miles

This small-scale mixed leisure and commercial port is situated within a natural conservation area of international importance.

Lifehouse Spa & Hotel – 8.2 miles

Lifehouse Spa & Hotel is an award-winning spa hotel, set within 12 acres of English Heritage Listed Gardens.

Frinton-on-Sea – 10.6 miles

Frinton-on-Sea is a sandy and golden beach when the tide is out and is home to wonderfully retro beach huts, built on stilts.

Hamford Water National Nature Reserve – 11.9 miles

This coastal embayment, features mud flats, marsh and sands and hosts a significant population of over-wintering birds & is also a great place to see both common and grey seals.

The Munnings Art Museum – 12.9 miles

The Munnings Art Museum owns 650 oil painings by Sir Alfred Manning and 50 watercolours, making it the largest collection his work globally.

Colchester Zoo - 15.0 miles

Colchester Zoo is set in 80 acres of parkland and lakes and is home to 220 species from various habitats all around the world, including giraffes, white rhinoceroses and zebras.

Great Bentley Station - 4.2 miles

Clacton-on-Sea Station - 4.3 miles

Colchester Station - 12.5 miles

Colchester Station to London Liverpool Street (Direct Train) – 1h 22 minutes

Chelmsford Station - 39.9 miles

Chelmsford Station to London Liverpool Street (Direct Train) – 39 minutes

Stansted Airport - 46.9 miles

Southend Airport - 56.1 miles

London City Airport - 77.8 miles

A120 - 8 miles

A12 - 13.5 miles

A14 - 24.3 miles

M11 - 49.3 miles

M25 - 54.7 miles

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Relocators find perfect retreat minutes from the coast


Gated Development

Historic Site

Coastal Location

Protected Wildlife

Links to London

High Speed Internet

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We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful and unique development at St Osyth Priory. At this historic estate, you are not only buying a house, you are buying a lifestyle. Teresa Tuck Sales Executive at St Osyth Priory Make An Enquiry