5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathroom / Shower Rooms
With views across the magnificent Wyfold Estate, and access to 178 acres of parkland, this large freehold five-bedroom house has high ceilings and imposing period style stonework (constructed 2000). Key living rooms have double doors onto a private garden which backs onto woodland one way, and paddocks to the north and west. The main open plan entertaining area is flooded with light from a glass wall of windows.
The main entertaining area is impressive as the kitchen, sitting room and dining area look out onto the garden through the conservatory. This open plan area has three doors into the garden. The floors are limestone and heated underfoot in the dining area. It’s a great, flexible space to entertain, relax and sit quietly for a morning coffee and newspaper read. The kitchen has a range gas oven and gas rings, dishwasher and a built in Samsung fridge. A long formal sitting room is large and is arranged around a fireplace. It overlooks the gardens and woodlands at the rear of the property and has high ceilings of around 2.7m.
There are two rooms downstairs which could both be used as studies. The property is light and bright with a glass wall covering the stairwell from top to bottom.
Upstairs five generous sized rooms provide opportunity for 4 bedrooms and a home office, or five bedrooms if required. The main bedroom ensuite has both a bath and a shower as well as a spacious walk-in wardrobe. The other bedrooms are serviced by a large bathroom which has both a shower and bath. There is also an ensuite to one of the spare bedrooms to provide a good guest suite. All of these bedrooms have views either onto the garden, woodland or parkland. The garden has topiarized trees and borders with up lights and tree lights for evening entertainment on a large terrace. The property is fully fenced for dogs and has a private gate onto the parkland.
An integral double garage has two doors and an internal access to the laundry, and the driveway provides two off-street car parks. The historic Wyfold Estate has 178 acres of walks through woodland and open pasture roamed by herds of deer. This is a private estate for the residents only which offers communal tennis courts.
The nearby villages of Peppard Common, and Sonning Common have an excellent selection of country pubs. Henley and Reading both have an extensive range of shops within 15 minutes’ drive. Reading has fast trains into London Paddington (24 minutes) and is earmarked to be linked with the new Cross rail service.
The property has a near new Combi boiler and gas central heating
Leaving Henley Town Hall in the High Street, take Gravel Hill passing Badgemore Golf Club and continue through Rotherfield Greys to the t-junction at Bolts Cross (B481). Turn left signposted to Reading and Sonning Common and continue on this road along Peppard Hill. Turn right towards Kidmore End and Woodcote. At the crossroads turn right onto Stoke Row Road. Proceed for about one mile and then turn left into Lime Avenue (private road) which leads into The Wyfold Estate. The first turning on the right is Hazel Grove, take the left fork around the green, the property is at the very end of the cul-de-sac on the right.
Park fees and rates:
The property pays a £1650 annual fee for the maintenance of the private parkland and a £350 service and sewerage charge. Council rates are band G (no sewerage rates).
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