Savills | Mill Lane, Kidmore End, Berkshire, RG4 9HB | Properties for sale
516.91 sq m(5,564 sq ft)
Asking price £2,950,000($3,696,323)

Mill LaneKidmore End, Berkshire, RG4 9HB

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Stunning property in great edge of village location
  • Offers fine family accommodation
  • Energy efficient and great connectivity
  • The Lodge has 2 bedroom accommodation
  • Landscaped gardens, grounds and paddocks
  • In all about 9 acres

A beautiful family home in a stunning setting

About this property

  • Description
    Highland Wood House is a wonderful family home which has been extended and renovated in recent years to provide an elegant, energy efficient property which retains the charm of the original house. High quality fixtures and fittings have been used throughout in the refurbishment and it is beautifully presented. It benefits from Bio Mass heating to a Curve heating system and underfloor heating throughout. It has a BT telephone system, Ubiquity wireless network system and power over ethernet system.

    The impressive drawing room has a vaulted ceiling and full height window into the apex overlooking the gardens and grounds. There is a stunning piece of granite over the fireplace, wooden floors and bi-fold doors open fully to the garden terrace. The games room is spacious and could also be used as a dining room with discreet lighting, an open fireplace and wood flooring. The kitchen/breakfast room is the heart of the home and is beautifully appointed with a range of solid wood and painted wall and floor units arranged around a central island. There is a computer/office room just off the kitchen. It has a range of Miele integrated appliances including oven, microwave, drinks fridge, dishwasher and American style fridge/freezer. There are two sets of double doors opening to front and rear garden terraces and limestone flooring. Off the kitchen is a family area which is perfect for the use as a study or playroom.

    To the first floor the substantial principal bedroom suite is arranged over two levels and offers bedroom, bathroom with shower, dressing room and walk-in wardrobe. There is another en suite bedroom on the first floor and two more sharing the family bathroom. The laundry is also situated on the this floor. To the second floor is a large bedroom with sitting room and en suite shower room and another with built-in cupboard and en suite shower.


    Outside
    Highland Wood House is accessed from the lane via wooden electric gates opening to a large gravel parking area to the front of the house. To the rear and accessed from the drawing room and kitchen is a superb terrace overlooking the landscaped gardens providing the perfect place for al fresco dining. A pathway leads through the garden with the walled vegetable area and greenhouse to one side, to the Lodge and double garage. The Lodge has two bedrooms and an open plan reception room proving areas for sitting, dining and kitchen. Beyond the Lodge is the area of paddock land where there is an open stable and woodland. In all about 9 acres.

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What a wonderful opportunity to work from home in this stunning property which is completely renovated, with great connectivity and peacefully set in 9 acres of land

Charles Fraser-SampsonProperty agent

Local information

  • Situation
  • Highland Wood House is quietly situated on the edge of the peaceful village of Kidmore End.
  • The village has a popular pub/restaurant, 19th-century church and popular Church of England primary school.
  • Extensive leisure and shopping facilities are available in nearby Reading and Henley-on-Thames and there are highly regarded independent schools in the area including Reading Blue Coat, the Oratory, Queen Annes in Caversham and Shiplake College.
  • There is a mainline station in Reading serving London Paddington from 25 minutes with Crossrail due 2021.
  • The M4 is within easy reach leading to the wider motorway network.
  • Sporting and recreational activities include walking and riding in the surrounding countryside and golf at a number of excellent local courses.

Additional information

  • Directions: Directions Leave Henley through the Market Place and continue up Gravel Hill. Continue for a few miles until reaching the T junction with the B481 at Bolts Cross. Turn left signposted to Peppard. Continue through Peppard Common, down the hill and as the road rises take the turning on the right, signposted to Gallowstree Common. Shortly after the Reformation Pub on the right turn left onto Wood Lane, signposted to Kidmore End. Turn right immediately before the church and follow this road along until seeing the signpost for Mill Lane on the right hand side. Continue along Mill Lane and the gated entrance to Highland Wood House will be found on the right hand side. Post code: RG4 9HT
  • EPC Rating = E