Seven BR Detached House For Sale In Reading, Berkshire
7 BR, 6 BA
Set within beautifully maintained gardens and grounds of approx 3.1 acres is this exceptional period barn conversion constructed from red brick with timber clad elevations under a clay tile roof. Sympathetic renovation and refurbishment combines rustic charm with state of the art day luxury which has resulted in a most appealing and fascinating family home with the benefit of a leisure complex. Internally the property is rich in exposed beams and boasts many interesting features including soaring ceilings, stripped hardwood floors in the principal reception rooms, window shutters to some rooms and latch doors. The house is arranged to provide approx 6964 sq. feet of flexible and adaptable accommodation that is equally suited to family living living and formal entertaining.To the front of The Barn is a large enclosed gravelled area which creates parking for several vehicles and provides access to the double garage and single garage. Various shrubs and flowering plants combine to complement this area and a 5-bar gate to the side allows vehicular access to the period storage barn, grounds and paddock to the rear of the property.The gardens and grounds provide an idyllic setting for the house and to the rear. The meticulously maintained lawn is inset with various trees and contains an ornamental pond edged by various water plants and spanned by a decorative wooden bridge. A split level patio to the rear of the house together with an adjoining decked area overlooking the pond provides a superb al fresco dining/relaxation space and serves as an excellent vantage point from which to enjoy the view and the evening sunsets. Beyond the extensive area of lawn is a post and rail fenced paddock accessed via a 5-bar gate and an adjoining area of meadow.To the side of the house is a delightful sunken garden that enjoys a high degree of shelter and an open fronted summer house providing additional dining/relaxation space. A machinery store is located at the rear of the summer house and may be reached via a beech lined pathway leading alongside the sunken garden away from the patio area.The barn enjoys a rural setting adjacent to open farmland in the village of Arborfield. Local shops cater for day-to-day needs whilst more extensive shopping facilities may be found in the bustling market town of Wokingham and the town of Reading with its Oracle Shopping Centre.Wokingham, Winnersh and Reading stations provide services to London and the West Country and Juntion ten of the M4 is easily accessible.Leisure facilities in the area include Nirvana and Pulse eight Health Clubs, Bearwood Bearwood Lakes Golf courses, Cloud Stables and Bearwood Riding Centre. There is a wide range of good local private and state schools.For more info: https://realtyww.info/houses/7-bed-detached-house-for-sale-in-reading-berkshire_i4238739
6,964 sq. ft.
Parking, Patio/Deck, Storage, Wood Floors
January 12 on RealtyWW