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2 bedroom cottage to rent

Sonning Eye, Reading

Let Agreed £1,895 pcm
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Property Description

Letting information:

Date available: Now
Furnishing: Unfurnished
Letting type: Long term
Added on Rightmove: 07 July 2018 (40 days ago)

Key features

  • Beautiful restored & upgraded cottage in the picturesque Hamlet of Sonning Eye
  • Two/three bedrooms
  • Large reception room with wood burning stove & french doors to the rear garden
  • Kitchen with integrated appliances
  • Conservatory / Utility room
  • Downstairs cloakroom
  • Gravel driveway parking for 2 cars
  • Bathroom with roll top bath & luxury shower

Full description

A rarely available rental property in the picturesque, semi-rural hamlet of Sonning Eye on the edge of the quintessentially English riverside village of Sonning-On-Thames. This beautifully restored and upgraded cottage offers the perfect blend of contemporary fixtures & fittings with period charm and versatility, this property can be set up as a 2 or 3 bedroom home, with 2 bathrooms, cloakroom, large reception room, modern kitchen with integrated appliances, conservatory/utility room and medium sized rear garden, and also benefits from off road parking to the front of the property, sky television connection available, and has many unique and thoughtful touches added by the landlords during the restoration of this property, to highlight it's period features whilst upgrading the essentials to a high standard for modern living inc Hive controlled gas central heating.

In detail
As you pull into the enclosed gravel driveway the quality and charm of the this property is immediately apparent, from the brick build porch & solid wood front door to the sash double glazed windows.

Entrance Hall: A large entrance halls offers a lovely welcome to this home and is spacious enough to accommodate a study area if required, the contemporary hardwood flooring is both attractive & practical and continues throughout the ground floor of the cottage, the hallway provides access to all downstairs rooms and stairs to the first floor landing and also includes a handy storage cupboard and downstairs w.c. 

Reception room 2 or Bedroom 3:  Located at the front of the house, this room could have a multitude of uses including a 3rd/guest bedroom, dining room, home office or hobby room with ample power sockets, telephone point & with front & side aspect windows it is a lovey light & airy room.

Living Room: Occupying the full width of the original cottage at the rear of the house, this room is large enough to accommodate both living and dining or office furniture, in the living area there the focal point is definitely the beautiful stone fireplace which houses a wood burning stove it almost makes you hope for cold winter nights so you can warm up in front of this stunning centre piece. The living room also has large french doors opening onto the patio area and rear garden

Kitchen: At the end of the living room is the kitchen, housed in an extension, this galley style kitchen is fitted with contemporary wood eye and and base level units and integrated appliances inc double oven, gas hob, microwave oven, dishwasher & washing machine.

Conservatory/Utility room: Another great addition to this property is the conservatory that has been utilised as an occasional room with sofa bed that will remain, and utility room with further eye and base level units matching the kitchen and a tumble dryer, the conservatory also opens out onto the rear garden.

Master Bedroom: As with the living room the impressive master bedroom occupies the full width of the rear of the cottage and overlooking the garden, it boasts a beamed vaulted ceiling creating a feeling of space & light not normally afforded to cottages, with ample room for a dressing area custom build storage has been fitted at the far end of the room as well as an en-suite shower room, with wet room style shower fitted with traditional style fixtures, and exquisite Moorish style tiling, a period style radiator and towel heater add to the luxury and elegance of the master en-suite which also has w.c, hand basin and storage cabinet.

Bedroom 2: Another double bedroom located at the front of the property with carpeted flooring for comfort, ample power sockets, gas central heating radiator and front aspect double glazed sliding sash window. 

Bathroom: This bathroom is another definite wow in this property and the same level of consideration and care has gone into it's design to offer a sense of luxury and charm with a hand casted basin set onto reclaimed oak beams, stunning roll top bath with claw feet, period style w.c, cast iron low level radiator, and wet room style shower which is a great contemporary addition to this traditional family bathroom.

Garden: At the rear of the property enclosed by trees this very private garden, is a perfect place to enjoy long summer days and evenings, whether that be entertaining on the patio area directly outside the living room, or relaxing or playing on the lawn, it is easy to maintain and even easier to enjoy, with patio, lawn and stocked borders, it also has a shed at the bottom of the garden available to tenants as part of the let.   

The Location
Sonning eye is a friendly hamlet just on the edge of the famous riverside village on Sonning-on-Thames, which boasts fine dining establishments including the French Horn, The Ivy & The Coppa Club. The Mill Theatre & of course the heart of the village The Bull public house which is located next to the beautiful parish church, and all of this is located on the banks of the Thames, making the village an extremely popular place to live and visit. For residents there is a real sense of community in the village which hosts many events for residents and visitors a like, including a regatta & the bi-annual scarecrow trail as well as fetes and regular events and clubs in the village hall. The village is also home to many of the areas elite & social sports clubs, including hockey, cricket, rugby, tennis & football, it is no wonder the village has some very well know residents. For families there are many excellent education options in the village or closeby, including Inglewood House private day nursery, Reading Bluecoat independent boys school & co-ed sixth form centre, Sonning C of E primary, Shiplake college, Queens Annes Girls School, Waingels & Wargrave Piggott secondary schools as well and the 2 grammar schools in central Reading.  


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  • Twyford (2.4 mi)
  • Earley (2.5 mi)
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Chiltern Chambers St Peters Avenue Caversham Reading RG4 7DH

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Nearest stations

  • Wargrave (2.3 mi)
  • Twyford (2.4 mi)
  • Earley (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Black & White Property Services, Reading

Chiltern Chambers St Peters Avenue Caversham Reading RG4 7DH

0118 453 0034 Local call rate

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