Savills | Henley Bridge, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2LW | Property for sale
2,077 sq ft(192.96 sq m)
Guide price £2,750,000

Henley BridgeHenley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2LW

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in December 2021
  • Large reception space, ideal for entertaining
  • Secure driveway parking and garage
  • West facing garden with superb views of the river and town
  • No onward chain

An iconic and exceptional riverside residence with outstanding views and mooring.

About this property

  • Tucked away next to Henley Bridge on the Berkshire side of the Thames, Toll Gate Cottage sits where the toll house once stood until 1873. The house benefits from having 27.5m / 90ft river frontage, well-proportioned living and entertaining space.

    The large entrance hall gives access to all principal rooms. There is a kitchen / breakfast room, fitted with a range of wall and base units, a walk in larder cupboard, separate storage cupboard and side door.

    The drawing room has an elegant fireplace with electric fire, a large bay window with seating area that captures the beautiful garden and river beyond. At the other end of the room, there is space for a dining area that has a large sliding door leading into the delightful garden room, that enjoys a triple aspect overlooking the garden and River Thames with views of Henley Bridge and across the river bank of the town.

    The bedrooms are on the other side of the entrance hall. The impressive principal bedroom enjoys a large window, with views over the garden and river, a large walk in dressing room and en suite bathroom. The second bedroom is at the back of the house and also features a walk in wardrobe and en suite shower room.

    Outside: Set behind electric gates, the driveway provides parking for several vehicles. There is a single garage and driveway access for the neighboring property Bridge Bungalow.

    Steps and a ramp lead up to the front door, with a separate secure side access to the rear as well. The delightful west facing riverside garden abuts Henley Bridge on one side with mature hedging bordering the other. Steps at the end of the garden lead down to a recently re decked area for mooring. The garden is beautifully laid to lawn, with mature trees and hedging and a weeping willow.

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Possibly the best riverside location in Henley-on-Thames, with 90ft of mooring and large West facing garden, offering superb views of the town and river.

Charlie ChavasseProperty agent

Local information

  • Toll Gate Cottage is a magnificent riverside property, which enjoys approximately 27.5m / 90ft of riverside frontage and mooring.
  • Nestled next to the iconic Grade I Listed Henley Bridge, the house overlooks the town with views of St Mary's Church and is within yards of Leander Club and the Stewards enclosure of the Henley Royal Regatta, that is also home to the famous Henley Music & Arts festival.
  • The property is located in a no through road behind secure electric gates. Henley town centre is just over the bridge and boasts a train station, supermarket, hospital, a fine variety of shops, pubs and restaurants.
  • More comprehensive facilities can be found in nearby towns of Reading, Maidenhead and City of Oxford.
  • Henley station provides a link to the mainline railway stations Reading and Twyford with a fast service to London Paddington. The M4 J8/9 is approximately 10 miles distant providing access to Heathrow and the motorway network.
  • There schools of excellent repute in the area and sporting facilities that include golf at a number of local courses, rugby at Henley Rugby Club and boating on the Thames.

Additional information

  • Directions: From our offices in Henley, head down New Street towards the River Thames. Follow the road to the right into Thameside and turn left, going over Henley Bridge. After crossing the bridge, take the first turning on your left and the entrance will be found on the left just before Leander Club.
  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold