Savills | The Crescent, Shiplake, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 3LL | Property for sale
0.57 Ac(0.23 Ha)
Guide price £1,850,000

The CrescentShiplake, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 3LL


    Key features

    • Set in the highly sought after Cresccent in Shiplake
    • Large plot with 0.57 of garden
    • Lovely family home
    • Potential to extend s.p.p
    • Popular village with train station
    • Close to the river Thames and no onward chain

    Period house situated in the prestigious Crescent in Shiplake

    About this property

    • Allways is an attractive property with excellent family accommodation which is light and spacious. The lovely triple aspect sitting room has an open fireplace with marble surround and doors opening to the garden and south facing terrace. The dining room is double aspect with a fireplace and exposed ceiling timbers and there is a well-proportioned family room. The kitchen has a range of wall and floor units with built-in appliances including a range cooker with extractor over and dishwasher. This opens to a charming breakfast room overlooking the rear garden.

      To the first floor the principal bedroom is double aspect with built-in wardrobes and en suite bathroom. The guest bedroom has an en suite shower room and there are two further double bedrooms and a fifth single bedroom/ office. There is a family
      bathroom.

      There is further development potential subject to planning permission. The current owners have architect's drawings which were drawn up for an additional property in the garden.

      Outside
      The property is accessed from The Crescent via wooden gates opening to a large gravel parking area to the front of the detached garage. The gardens are well established and private and the total plot is approximately 0.57 acres. To the rear of the house, and accessed from the breakfast room is a south facing terrace providing the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining. The garden is laid mainly to lawn with mature trees, hedging and borders planted with a variety of shrubs and perennials.



      Agent's note: Some photos were taken in 2014.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Houses on the The Crescent rarely come up for sale so this is a great opportunity for any buyer.

    Margaret ConnertyProperty agent

    Local information

    • Allways is situated down the prestigious The Crescent, in Shiplake. Village amenities include a shop, butcher, garage and a pub/restaurant. Shiplake railway station, which is a short walk from the property gives mainline access via Twyford (8 minutes) or Reading (18 minutes) with a fast service to London, Paddington (from 25 minutes). Henley-on-Thames, Marlow and Reading offer a more comprehensive range of shopping, leisure and recreational facilities.
    • The area is well served for schools, including Reading Blue Coat, Shiplake College, The Abbey School for Girls and Queen Anne's in Caversham. The nearby countryside offers miles of extensive walking and riding with the Thames Path close by and there are boating facilities on the River Thames.

    Additional information

    • Directions: Proceed out of Henley towards Shiplake/Reading. On reaching the War Memorial at Shiplake turn left towards the station. Take the right turn just before the Baskerville Arms into Mill Road. Proceed to along Mill Road and turn right into The Crescent. Allways can be found on the far side of the Crescent. POSTCODE: RG9 3LL
    • EPC Rating = D
    • Tenure = Freehold