Savills | Fawley Court, Fawley, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 3AG | Property for sale
1,716 sq ft(159.42 sq m)
Guide price £1,100,000

Fawley CourtFawley, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 3AG

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Beautiful semi rural location
  • Enclosed private rear garden
  • Potential to extend subject to the usual consents
  • Driveway parking and garage
  • Close to the towns of Henley and Marlow

A charming cottage set in the grounds of a private estate.

About this property

  • The Old Forge dates back to the mid 1800s and offers a wealth of character.

    The Entrance hall, which could also be used as a study/family room, leads through to the sitting room with its beamed ceiling and open fireplace. Double doors open out to the garden. The impressive kitchen/dining room has a vaulted ceiling with exposed oak beams and painted brickwork walls.

    There are a range of floor and wall mounted units with a central Aga, matt granite work surfaces and slate floors. There is a utility room with space for appliances.

    On the ground floor there are two double bedrooms and a shower room. Stairs lead to the first floor landing with gallery open to the kitchen and to the principal bedroom with en suite bathroom.

    To the front of the cottage there is an area of lawn with well stocked flower borders.

    The gravel driveway provides parking for two vehicles and leads to the garage. 

    The rear walled garden is landscaped with paved areas and pretty raised flower beds and an ornate pond. The garden offers a great deal of privacy and is of a south westerly aspect.

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A beautiful period and character home in the highly sought after location of Fawley.

Charlie ChavasseProperty agent

Local information

  • Formally part of the Fawley Court estate which dates back to the 11th century and was designed by the world famous Christopher Wren and built in 1663 for Colonel William Freeman as a family home.
  • Fawley Court is located about 1.6 miles outside Henley-on-Thames which offers a fine variety of shops, public houses, a theater, cinema and restaurants as well as a Waitrose and a hospital.
  • The town of Marlow also offers further shops and amenities.
  • The M40 J4 is about 10 miles away and provides access to London Heathrow and the national motorway network.
  • Local sporting facilities include Henley Rugby Football Club, rowing on the Thames and a number of fine local golf courses at Huntercombe, Badgemore Park and Henley.
  • The surrounding countryside offers extensive walking and riding through a well-linked network of public footpaths and bridleways.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Henley Bridge proceed straight through the traffic lights up Hart Street. At the next set of traffic lights turn right on to Bell Street and at the mini roundabout take the 2nd exit (A4155) signposted Marlow. After approx 3/4 mile turn right (opposite the Icehouse Lane), through the large entrance gates and keep to the left. Continue past the walled garden on your left and follow the road round sharply to the left. The Old Forge is the second on the right.
  • EPC Rating = F
  • Tenure = Freehold