Elegant period home with riverside garden in the prestigious Fisheries Estate in Bray. Superbly presented throughout the house has wonderful views from the balcony & riverside sun terrace.
Langtry House is part of a former substantial late 19th century two storey property thought to have been the home of King Edward VII's mistress Lillie Langtry. This delightful character home offers unique accommodation over two floors with exceptional river views from both the sitting room, study and two of the bedrooms.
The ground floor features a reception hall which is entered via an impressive oak studded door which leads into the reception vestibule with its stained glass windows and unique skylight. This provides a glorious first impression to this inviting home.
A study with superb views to the river, bespoke library shelving and desk, pitched ceiling and French opening onto the garden terrace. The drawing room has front facing views, painted beamed ceiling, large inglenook fireplace with bespoke built-in bookcases and cabinets. Sitting room with a superb intricately carved feature fireplace, lattice beamed ceiling and French doors opening onto the garden terrace. Kitchen with a range of bespoke contemporary units, marble counter tops and an range of integrated appliances with French doors leading into the study and a cloakroom.
On the first floor the landing cleverly incorporates a study area with bespoke shelving and desk. A stunning main bedroom with built-in dressing area, double aspect views, bespoke window seating, French doors opening onto the balcony with wonderful views of the river and a luxurious en suite wet room with skylight. Three further beautifully presented bedrooms and a pretty family bathroom.
To the front of the property is access to the double tandem garage in the adjoining block. To the rear of the property is the delightful garden with a terrace adjoining the house with high hedging on either side which has created the perfect space for outdoor entertaining. Steps lead down to the lawn flanked on either side by mature well stocked borders providing year round colour and interest. On the riverfront a jetty allows easy mooring. Additionally the terrace is the perfect vantage point to enjoy the river traffic and wildlife.
NB photography taken November 2018
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Beautiful family home set on the River Thames in sought after Bray village.Fiona Copeman