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3 bedroom terraced house for sale

Paradise Cottages, The Street, Waltham St. Lawrence, Reading, RG10

Guide Price £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • kitchen
  • bathroom
  • double length garage
  • parking
  • garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Delightful Cottage backing on to parkland and lake.


Situated within the heart of the pretty Berkshire village of Waltham St. Lawrence, a conservation area. The village offers a parish church, cricket club, a 14th century public house and primary school. More comprehensive facilities can be found in Maidenhead, Henley and Twyford ( where there is a Waitrose), all of which have a mainline railway station serving London, Paddington (from 25 minutes). The property is conveniently located for junction 8/9 of the M4, providing easy access to London, Heathrow and the motorway network. There is a wide variety of excellent schools in the area and recreational facilities include a number of local golf courses such as Sunningdale, Wentworth and The Berkshire. There is racing at Ascot, Newbury and Windsor, boating on the Thames at Henley and Marlow, and walking and riding in the surrounding countryside.


A charming Grade II listed, terraced cottage dating back to the 16th Century offering character accommodation and private garden with a on open aspect to the rear over parkland and lake with associated wildlife.

The current entrance is to the rear and is fitted with cupboards and currently used as a study with a delightful outlook to the rear. An inner hallway gives access to the stairs and downstairs WC. The kitchen is fitted with a range of solid oak units and work surfaces, integrated appliances, range cooker and views over the rear gardens and fields beyond. Off the kitchen is a family room with solid wood flooring, exposed beams and brickwork and French window opening onto the garden. To the front of the cottage is a dining room and sitting room with an open fire, oak surround and herringbone brick hearth.

To the first floor the main bedroom has exposed beams, a feature fireplace and fitted cupboards with windows to the front aspect, bedroom 2 has further fitted cupboards and a window to the rear and bedroom 3 is another good sized room with exposed beams and windows opening to the front aspect. The bathroom is a good size with a roll top bath and separate shower cubicle, antique brass towel radiator and a window to the rear aspect.

Approached via an arched gateway the gardens comprise a block paved patio adjacent to the house, an extensive paved area beyond and large rose beds and shrubs, all contained within a post and rail fence giving marvellous views to the rear over private parkland and mature trees providing a most pleasant view. The gardens offer a large degree of privacy. There are two timber sheds with electricity.
Adjacent to the neighbouring cottage to the left is a detached double length garage with electric up and over door, light and power, loft storage and off road parking for one vehicle to the front.

Square Footage: 1,473 sq ft


From Henley-on-Thames, leave via Henley Bridge and turn right on the A321 towards Wargrave. Pass through the village of Wargrave and at the junction with the A4, turn left towards Maidenhead. Continue along the A4 until the turning to Waltham St. Lawrence signposted on the right at Hare Hatch. Continue along Milley Lane, passing over the railway bridge and into the village of Waltham St. Lawrence. Pass The Bell public house on the left and 2 paradise cottages can be found after a short distance on the right.

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06 September 2017

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