6 bedroom country house for sale

RG9

Sold STC £2,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached country house
  • Accommodation over three floors
  • 6.5 acres of land
  • Planning permission to extend

Full description

The property has been extended over the years to form a very comfortable family home with well proportioned living space arranged over three floors. Planning permission has been granted to further extend the accommodation to the rear of the property.

A covered entrance porch with timber front door leads to a reception hall with Terracotta tiled floor, doors to a cloakroom, utility room, double garage and outside to the rear garden. The farmhouse kitchen/breakfast room has an extensive range of 'Cotteswood' fitted oak kitchen furniture with black granite work surfaces, a 'Belfast sink' and a double Aga. Just off the kitchen is the conservatory which provides a wonderful place to sit and enjoy the views, with glazed doors opening onto the west facing patio terrace. The sitting room has a dual aspect with glazed double doors to the south facing patio terrace. An exposed brick fireplace houses a large wood burning stove. The dining room also enjoys a bright dual aspect and has a pretty cast iron fireplace.

A staircase leads to the first floor landing.

The master bedroom is a real feature of this home and has far reaching countryside views. The dressing area has fitted wardrobes and the en-suite bathroom comprises a white five piece suite with bath and shower cubicle. The guest bedroom has an en-suite shower room and there are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. A further staircase leads to the second floor, which is currently being used as an office and music room and enjoys stunning far reaching views.

Outside
Crockmore Cottage has two entrances, one to the front of the house and the other being at the northern end of the front paddocks, both are serviced by electric gates. The formal gardens surround the property on three sides and extend to approximately 0.5 acres offering a variety of patio terraces offering different aspects, making the most of the sun and beautiful views. Beyond the gardens there are approximately 4 acres of land with post and rail fencing dividing the area into two paddocks and served by a separate access. There is a further 2 acre field used for grazing with a building containing two stables and another split into a tack room and storage/hay barn. The two are joined by a fixed roof to provide a small open store area. In addition there is a large shed/workshop with power and light and an open fronted section currently used as a tractor shed.

NB. Planning permission has been granted for the demolition of existing conservatory and erection of two storey rear extension together with conversion of existing garage to habitable accommodation Wycombe District Council 15/07627/FUL

Living in Fawley
Fawley is a delightful rural hamlet superbly located high in the Chilterns hills, about 2.5 miles from Henley and approximately 7.5 miles from Marlow, each having excellent local amenities and recreational facilities.

The M4 and M40 motorways are easily accessible and both towns have train stations with services running in and out of London. Situated within an area of outstanding natural beauty, the surrounding countryside offers a fine selection of footpaths and bridleways stretching for miles.

Schools
Crockmore Cottage could not be better placed and although the postal address is for Henley, the property sits in Buckinghamshire and therefore has the Grammar School system. The property is in the catchment for Sir William Borlase's School in Marlow. Rupert House School and St Mary's in Henley. Shiplake College, The Oratory at Woodcote and buses to the Reading and Abingdon Schools.

Tenure: Freehold

Local Authority: Wycombe District Council

Services: Mains water and electricity, oil fired central heating, private drainage

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Directions
From the centre of Henley proceed along Bell Street and at the double mini roundabouts take the right hand turn and leave Henley on the Marlow Road. After approximately 1 mile, opposite the entrance to Toad Hall Garden Centre, turn left in to Icehouse Lane, signposted Fawley. At the top of the hill the road bears sharp right and Crockmore Cottage is the first property on the left.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Henley-on-Thames (2.9 mi)
  • Shiplake (4.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Philip Booth Esq, Henley on Thames

Delegate House Hart Street, Henley-On-Thames, RG9 2AL

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Philip Booth Esq, Henley on Thames

Delegate House Hart Street, Henley-On-Thames, RG9 2AL

01491 901051 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Henley-on-Thames (2.9 mi)
  • Shiplake (4.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Philip Booth Esq, Henley on Thames

Delegate House Hart Street, Henley-On-Thames, RG9 2AL

01491 901051 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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