Formerly a 'Threshing Barn' this Grade II Listed home charms you from the moment you draw up to the gated enclave. A very rare opportunity indeed!
An exquisite Grade II listed detached barn conversion which has quite literally been extended, remodelled and refurbished throughout, to also include an annex above the garage. It originally dates back some 250 years and retains many of its original features whilst seamlessly marrying traditional and contemporary styles.
Walking through the solid oak double doors into the reception hall, there is a feeling of immense space. Look up and you`ll see the hugely impressive vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers. Look down and the magnificent flooring catches your eye and again there are many exposed timbers as you look around you and a highly attractive staircase rising up to galleried landing and an additional mezzanine floor.
The floor plan throughout, has a nice flow to it and is some 2400 sq.ft. in total. There are four good sized bedrooms, two en-suites and family bathroom, three reception rooms and beautiful kitchen/breakfast room with utility and cloakroom. There is a wonderful annex over the double detached garage and a large and secluded landscaped rear garden and driveway parking for several vehicles.
Well placed for access to the new Wokingham mainline railway station (Waterloo), the major road links of the M3 & M4 Motorways, the area is also well served by highly esteemed state and independent schools. There are several additional mainline railway stations to hand including Crowthorne, Twyford & Reading (Paddington and Cross Rail) Fleet which all giving easy access to London. This area is well catered for in terms of leisure and shopping facilities, high quality restaurants and public houses.
Twin stained timber doors opening to:
Reception Hall: A grand opening indeed with slate floor, staircase rising from the centre of the reception hall up to a galleried landing, which runs 360 degrees around the reception hall. There is room in the reception hall for a telephone table/desk units and additional furniture if desired. Fitted book shelves. Two double radiators. Understairs cloaks cupboard. Central heating thermostat. Exposed wall timbers. Impressive vaulted ceiling with exposed ceiling and wall timbers.
Cloakroom: Suite of close coupled WC, wall mounted wash hand basin. Radiator. Exposed wall timbers.
Sitting Room: Triple aspect room with windows to the front, side and rear, exposed wall timbers., attractive fireplace with brick surround, raised brick hearth and facility for gas fire, two radiators, wall light points.
Dining Room: Two front aspect windows, varnished pine floor, exposed wall timbers, radiator, dimmer switch.
Study: Rear aspect window, pine flooring, telephone point, exposed wall timbers.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room: One of the focal points of any home. Beautifully fitted in distressed pine and ornate handles, natural wood working surfaces and granite effect working surfaces to the far side of the room. Deep Butler sink unit with Victorian style mixer tap and teak drainer, further working surfaces with a range of cupboards and drawer units under. One cupboard conceals a microwave and there is a built in under work surface fridge. Further dresser style unit with cupboards and drawers above, fitted plate rack, under work surface lighting and attractive ceramic wall tiling in between. Recessed ceiling lights with exposed ceiling timbers. Gas fired Aga with two hot plates and two ovens under, further areas of ceramic wall tiling. Two windows overlooking the gardens at the rear and side aspect window. slate flooring, stable type door to the rear.
Utility Room: Working surfaces with space under for washing machine and tumble drye
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