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7 bedroom detached house for sale

The Street, Waltham St. Lawrence, Reading, Berkshire, RG10

£4,850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 7 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Listed
  • Secondary accommodation
  • 11.80 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Paradise House is a superb Grade II listed eighteenth century house in the popular village of Waltham St Lawrence, with secondary accommodation and extensive gardens and grounds.

This exceptional house dates from the eighteenth century and offers well-proportioned living space and gardens in a private edge of village setting.

The house is approached via a carriage driveway and upon entering the main door, the entrance hall leads through to an impressive reception hall, off which lie the main principal rooms including a sitting room, study, a spacious dining room with an open fireplace, and a bright drawing room.

A butler's pantry off the dining room, which leads through to the kitchen / breakfast room and utility room. Also on this floor there are 2 guest cloakrooms and a wine cupboard.

The living accommodation is laid over the first floor. An impressive master bedroom overlooks the garden, with a walk in wardrobe and en suite bathroom. There are 4 further bedrooms, one with an en suite dressing room, and there are 4 bath / shower rooms.
In addition to the main house there is an adjoining cottage, which offers a kitchen, sitting room, bedroom and bathroom. Adjoining this, there is an entertainment barn with kitchen and cloakroom.

There is also a recently refurbished 1 bedroom flat with entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen and guest cloakroom on the ground floor, and a bedroom, dressing area and bathroom on the first floor. There are further outbuildings providing storage and garaging.

The extensive gardens total approximately 11.8 acres and include a swimming pool, tennis court, walled garden and lake.


Situated in the pretty village of Waltham St Lawrence, Paradise House is located within good distance of central London (32 miles), accessed via the M4 J8/9 and within easy reach of the shops and amenities of Reading (8 miles).
There are excellent railway links nearby including Maidenhead Station (London Paddington 30 minutes)

Paradise House is well placed for very good schools in the area including Waltham St Lawrence Primary School, Leighton Park School, The Oratory and Eton College.

There is no shortage of country pursuits in the vicinity with golf at nearby Wentworth, Sunningdale, Swinley Forest and The Berkshire, and racing at Ascot, Newbury and Windsor.
The River Thames is within easy access at Wargrave and Henley-Upon-Thames.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 April 2017

Nearest stations

  • Twyford (2.5 mi)
  • Wargrave (3.2 mi)
  • Shiplake (3.8 mi)
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Knight Frank, Country Department

55 Baker Street, London, W1U 8AN

020 8012 3483 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Country Department

55 Baker Street, London, W1U 8AN

020 8012 3483 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Twyford (2.5 mi)
  • Wargrave (3.2 mi)
  • Shiplake (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Country Department

55 Baker Street, London, W1U 8AN

020 8012 3483 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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