Savills | West End, Waltham St. Lawrence, Reading, RG10 0NL | New homes for sale
8,000 sq ft(743.22 sq m)
Guide price £5,850,000

West EndWaltham St. Lawrence, Reading, RG10 0NL

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Georgian style country home
  • Spacious well-proportioned rooms
  • Landscaped gardens and grounds
  • Alarmed 4 bay garage
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Planning for a tennis court

A stunning Georgian style country home in an edge of village setting

About this property

  • Winterbrook is a newly built exquisite and exceptionally well-designed period style country home with modern functionality, spacious well-proportioned rooms with high ceilings throughout. This smart property has many fine period features including wooden floors, ornate cornicing, stone fire surrounds, large solid wood sash windows and french doors. Positioned at the end of a gravelled driveway with large turning circle, the house is set in the middle of landscaped gardens and grounds.

    The house is entered through an impressive stone porch. The reception hall has beautiful corniced ceilings, marble flooring and has a beautiful sweeping oak staircase up to the galleried landing and a cloakroom to the right. To the left of the reception hall there is a light study as well as a coat cupboard and downstairs WC. The ultra-fast Gigaclear fibre broadband provides fast internet connection, ideal for working from home. The drawing room has an amazing bespoke limestone fireplace with large 9kw log burner and parquet wooden flooring with underfloor heating throughout. The space includes floor to ceiling bespoke windows and doors to the rear designed by Lomax and Wood, enjoying views of the lawned grounds to the exterior, leading out onto the spacious porcelain terraces that run the length of the property. The dining room is located straight ahead of the entrance hall, with a bay window looking out onto the grounds.

    The particularly impressive open plan hand made kitchen / family room has fully fitted units including a large central island by Tom Howley. The kitchen also includes Mandarin limestone flooring and Miele cooking and MasterCool appliances throughout. The right-hand side of the kitchen leads on to fully fitted handmade wine cellar, pantry, boot room and a generously sized utility space and plant room, the hub to this smart home. Control 4 automates the lighting, heating, CCTV security and media.

    There are seven bedrooms on the first and second floors. The principal bedroom is double aspect, enjoying views over the gardens and fields with a large en suite bathroom as well as fully fitted walk-in wardrobes. The principal bathroom has been equipped to the highest standard, designed by C. P. Hart in Chelsea with marble flooring featuring the highest quality rain showers by Hansgrohe and Victoria and Albert designer bath. Following the galleried landing around to the right-hand side there are a further three bedrooms all with en suite and an especially impressive cinema room with surround sound. The landing on the second floor provides a light and open living space, family WC and access to three further bedrooms, one including a study area. All the accommodation can be seen on the enclosed floorplans.

    The grounds are entered through a secure camera operated gate. The picturesque 4 acre grounds include a secure, alarmed 4 bay garage, landscaped, predominantly lawned, gardens and an indoor heated swimming pool with a 10m x 3m - 1.2m deep stainless steel sunken heated Swim Spa pool with Fastlane professional resistance swimming jet. Bifold doors open the pool onto the garden. Young deciduous trees have been planted and there is a water feature to the rear of the property and in the courtyard. There is a large porcelain terrace to the rear of the property ideal for outdoor entertaining. Planning has been approved for a tennis court.

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A splendid neo classical property finished to the highest standard on the edge of a desirable village, close to excellent transport links.

Stephen Christie-MillerProperty agent

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = B