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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Old Oak Court, West Road, Wokingham

Removed £1,195,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approaching 3,600 sq.ft
  • Private plot approaching 0.28 of an acre
  • Refurbished to an exacting standard
  • Six bedrooms
  • Character cottage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An outstanding character cottage approaching 3,600 sq.ft, oozing charm & character on a private plot approaching 0.28 of an acre. This stunning property is believed to date back to the 1800s and is uniquely located on an 18 hole golf course, yet is extremely private being surrounded by woodland. The property has been refurbished to an exacting standard and retains many period features including exposed beams and wooden floor boards. No chain.

The Property
A pitched porch leads to the reception hall where one of the two staircases leads to the second floor, there is also a refitted cloakroom. The living room is spacious, approaching 28 feet in length and has a bay window overlooking the side garden with the central feature of the room a cast iron fireplace with gars fire. A cosy dining room opens to a wonderful timber conservatory with views and French doors out to the garden. The dual aspect stylish kitchen benefits from a traditional larder and again opens out to the garden, as does the family room. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor, one with an ensuite, but both could be utilised as further receptions rooms if desired. Completing the extensive ground floor accommodation is a utility room and access to the garage.

The beautiful master bedroom has a very large five piece ensuite bathroom complete with freestanding roll top bath, a dressing room and walk-in wardrobe. The guest bedroom is even larger and has use of its own contemporary bathroom and staircase. Bedroom three also has a dressing room and walk-in wardrobe while bedroom four has built-in wardrobes.

The landscaped gardens and grounds approaching 0.28 of an acre are beautifully presented and offer a very high degree of privacy on all aspects. The gardens surround the property on all sides and are mainly laid to lawn with various patio areas and a small orchard to one side with apple and pear trees. A gravel driveway provides ample parking and there is also a large garage.

The property is situated at the head of a small lane and is surrounded by an 18 hole golf course. There is a wide choice of independent and state schools locally including Eagle House, Wellington College, Ludgrove and many more. Wokingham and Reading are easily accessible and offer a comprehensive range of shopping, business and recreational facilities. Commuter links here are excellent, with easy access to both the M3 & M4 motorways and the local railway station offers services to London via Reading, Wokingham or Guildford. Sporting facilities in the area include golf on the celebrated courses of The Berkshire Golf Club and Bearwood Lakes which are both top 100 courses together, racing at Ascot and polo is played at Smiths Lawn. Health clubs locally include The Royal County of Berkshire Health and Racquet Club and Nirvana Spa. The surrounding area provides extensive network of footpaths and bridleways.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 September 2016


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