Savills | Ferry Road, South Stoke, Reading, RG8 0JL | Property for sale
3,958 sq ft(367.71 sq m)
Guide price £2,375,000

Ferry RoadSouth Stoke, Reading, RG8 0JL

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Stunning newly built house
  • Immaculate condition throughout
  • Large garden with rural views
  • Popular village
  • Close to the river Thames
  • Easy access to London

Substantial family house in a sought after village

About this property

  • Fifield House is a substantial, traditionally built family house with brick elevations under a clay tile roof. Built to a high specification and completed in 2019 this lovely property has all the benefits of a new build with dual network hub providing excellent wireless connectivity, energy efficiency and bespoke solid wood doors and windows throughout. It is light and spacious and beautifully presented. The accommodation is flexible with the sitting room and kitchen/family room opening out on to the south facing garden.

    Large double front doors open to the generous reception hall from which are the main reception rooms. The downstairs is entirely fitted with beautiful oak wooden flooring. To the right of the hall is the charming sitting room which is triple aspect and two sets of French doors opening out onto the garden terrace. There is a study which overlooks the garden. There is a downstairs cloakroom / shower room with a handmade fitted vanity unit. The snug off the reception hall has painted panelled walls, a built in double width bookcase and a wood burner, a great space to relax in. Double doors open from the reception hall to the large kitchen/dining/family room. This beautiful space has windows overlooking the garden and bifold doors opening out onto the garden terrace. The kitchen is superbly fitted with a range of bespoke painted wood units and large central island with a breakfast bar. There is also a walk in pantry. Integrated appliances include a Lacanche range cooker with extractor above, Quooker hot tap, full height integrated fridge and freezer. This open plan space is currently used as a family room and a dining area, making it very much the heart of the home. From a practical point of view there is a well equipped utility/boot room which houses the boiler, water softener, and electrical facilities with a stable door giving outside access.

    To the first floor the principal bedroom is a wonderful room with double doors opening to the Juliet balcony overlooking the garden, walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower room. The guest bedroom has full height built-in wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with separate shower. There are three further bedrooms one with an en suite shower and a large family bathroom with bath and separate shower. All the bathrooms have handmade bespoke cabinets and vanity units.

    Fifield House is accessed via an electronic gate with entry phone system opening to a large gravel driveway arriving to the front of the property and the detached double garage. The garage has an electric roller door, a charging point for an electric car, a separate store area and a separate WC. There is ample parking for several cars to the front of the property.

    To the rear the south facing garden is laid mainly to lawn and is private having mature hedging to each side and open fields to the rear. There are several specimen trees and borders planted for seasonal colour. A large paved terrace is accessed from the family room and sitting room which provides the perfect place to enjoy the lovely setting and views over open countryside. The property also benefits from having direct access to the Ridgeway path providing miles of wonderful walking opportunities.

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One of the best villages and this house is private yet right in the centre.

Stephen Christie-MillerProperty agent

Local information

  • Fifield House is situated in the delightful Thameside village of South Stoke which is surrounded by fields and riverside walking. The well known public house/restaurant, The Perch and Pike is within a short walk and there are further riverside restaurants in the neighbouring villages. There is a village primary school and the 12th century church of St Andrew. Further amenities are available in nearby Goring-on-Thames. More extensive facilities can be found in the market town of Wallingford and in Henley or Reading. Goring station has a frequent mainline train service to London Paddington via Reading (from 28 minutes). Central London (about 50 miles), the M4, M25 and Heathrow are easily accessible via the M4 (Jj12) approximately 11 miles. distance. Educational facilities are excellent within the area and include Moulsford and St Andrew's Preparatory Schools, Cranford House, The Dragon, The Oratory and Bradfield, Pangbourne and Radley Colleges.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Henley-on-Thames take the Fairmile (A4130) through Nettlebed towards Oxford. Continue on this road and after about 10 miles, at the Crowsmarsh Gifford roundabout, take the left turn to the A4074. At the next roundabout pass straight over and take the 3rd right signposted to South Stoke and North Stoke (B4009). After about 3.5 miles take a right turn into Ferry Road,, South Stoke, passing under the railway bridge. At the T junction, turn right and after approximately 200 yards the gated entrance to Fifield House will be found on the left. Postcode RG8 0JL
  • EPC Rating = B
  • Tenure = Freehold