4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bowsey Hill, Wargrave, Reading, Berkshire, RG10

£1,495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 reception rooms
  • kitchen
  • 4 bedrooms (2 en suite)
  • 2 shower rooms
  • utility room
  • double garage
  • outbuilding/workshop and store
  • about 1.2 acres
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A charming country home in a peaceful secluded setting

Location

The Wilderness, together with several other properties, occupies an enviable position tucked away on a hillside among the bluebell woods above the Thames valley.

It is approached by a restricted byway which winds its way up on to Bowsey Hill leaving the busy world behind and ensuring those who are fortunate enough to live there enjoy a privileged environment of peace, relaxation and natural beauty albeit with excellent communications in all directions. Nearby Crazies Hill village has a popular public house/restaurant, a successful state primary school and a welcoming Residents Association.

Leave Henley-on-Thames via Henley bridge and proceed on the A4130 towards Maidenhead. At the top of Remenham Hill, turn right into Culham Lane towards Warren Row, passing Kentons Lane and Worleys Lane on the right. Fork right towards Crazies Hill at Cockpole Green and bear left at the next junction onto Hatchgate Lane. Continue straight on at the next crossroads and up the restricted byway to Bowsey Hill. The lane to The Wilderness is immediately on the right after the entrance to The Lodge. Turn down the lane and the white gated entrances to the Wilderness are on the right. Post code: RG10 8QJ.

Description

The Wilderness is a charming home which has recently been extended, re-modelled and refurbished by the current owner who has lived at the property for more than 35 years. It offers versatile accommodation which is well presented and is ideally positioned in the middle of a generous curtilage enjoying views over the lovely gardens and grounds.

The large reception hall has an open fireplace housing a wood burning stove and doors to the garden terrace. The drawing room has pretty Arts and Crafts windows, oak flooring, open fireplace with stone surround and opens to a conservatory which provides the perfect place to enjoy views overlooking the beautiful garden. There is a double aspect dining room with oak flooring and double doors opening to the south facing terrace.

The recently fitted kitchen has a range of wall and floor units, dishwasher, double oven, fridge/freezer, microwave and hob with extractor. There is a utility room and useful ground floor shower room and WC.

The vaulted master bedroom has doors to a balcony overlooking the garden, built-in wardrobes and drawers and an adjacent shower room. There are three further bedrooms (2 en suite).

September 2017 - An ultrafast fibre network is planned to cover this property within the next few months. This will provide broadband speeds between 50 - 1000 Mbps. NB: The actual speed provided will depend on the package chosen from the service provider.
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Outside
The property is accessed from the lane via two five bar gates opening to a large gravel parking area for several cars and creating an in and out drive. The driveway leads around the house to a detached double garage with electric doors, power and light. There is an outbuilding comprising a workshop and store and another on the boundary which is currently in disrepair.

A York stone terrace runs around the house and is accessed from the reception rooms providing the perfect spot to enjoy the views over the gardens and grounds. The gardens have an open aspect and a parkland feel with areas of lawn interspersed with mature shrubberies and natural beds to invite a variety of wildlife to the garden. To one side is a large pond which is teeming with life and an abundance of aquatic plants. A variety of mature trees provide privacy and a perfect backdrop for this haven of peace and tranquility.

Square Footage: 1,782 sq ft
Acreage: 1.2 Acres

Directions

Leave Henley-on-Thames via Henley bridge and proceed on the A4130 towards Maidenhead. At the top of Remenham Hill, turn right into Culham Lane towards Warren Row, passing Kentons Lane and Worleys Lane on the right. Fork right towards Crazies Hill at Cockpole Green and bear left at the next junction onto Hatchgate Lane. Continue straight on at the next crossroads and up the restricted byway to Bowsey Hill. The lane to The Wilderness is immediately on the right after the entrance to The Lodge. Turn down the lane and the white gated entrances to the Wilderness are on the right. Post code: RG10 8QJ.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2017

Nearest stations

  • Shiplake (1.9 mi)
  • Wargrave (2.0 mi)
  • Twyford (2.8 mi)
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58-60 Bell Street, Henley-On-Thames, RG9 2BN

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Savills, Henley-On-Thames

58-60 Bell Street, Henley-On-Thames, RG9 2BN

01491 901013 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Shiplake (1.9 mi)
  • Wargrave (2.0 mi)
  • Twyford (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Henley-On-Thames

58-60 Bell Street, Henley-On-Thames, RG9 2BN

01491 901013 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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