Savills | Brook Lane, Waltham St. Lawrence, Reading, Berkshire, RG10 0NX | Properties for sale
6,146 sq ft(570.98 sq m)
Guide price £3,795,000

Brook LaneWaltham St. Lawrence, Reading, Berkshire, RG10 0NX

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in August 2020
  • 4 reception rooms
  • Stunning kitchen/family room
  • Gardens, garages, stables and parking
  • 4 acres (approximately)
  • Outbuildings and kitchen garden

A beautiful family house, in the sought after village of Waltham St Lawrence

About this property

  • Temple Grove is a bespoke family home set in a tranquil setting on the edge of Waltham St. Lawrence. Its design and proportions create an elegant and spacious family home with an array of stunning features.

    Leading off the reception hall is the dual aspect drawing room with large sash windows, an open fireplace with marble surround and French doors opening out on to the south facing terrace. There is also a study and a separate sitting room with oak flooring, a fireplace and French doors out onto the garden. To the front of the house there is a large dining room with an open fireplace.

    The kitchen offers lovely light, flexible space with dining and sitting areas with French doors to the terrace. There is a travertine floor, bespoke kitchen units with granite work surfaces, Mercury gas hob and an extensive variety of fitted appliances, walk-in larder. A door leads to the utility/boot room.

    On the first floor the main suite has a generous bedroom, dressing room and large bathroom. There are a further two suites and a double bedroom. On the second floor there are two double bedrooms, a family bathroom and a large bedroom/playroom.

    Outside
    Temple Grove is approached via gates opening to a gravel drive which leads to the front of the house and beyond to the garages and parking. The house sits in approximately four acres of grounds which are mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature trees, hedgerows. At the rear of the house is a large stone terrace with steps down to the lawn. Approximately half the grounds are separated by a post and rail fence with 5 bar gate which leads to the paddock beyond. There is also a well-stocked kitchen/cutting garden.

    There is a double garage and parking beyond the house and a large garden store (formerly a stable) adjacent to the garage.

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A stunning family house in a beautiful setting ideal for commuting to London.

Victoria KnightProperty agent

Local information

  • Temple Grove is a stunning family home situated in a quiet lane within the pretty village of Waltham St Lawrence, which has a church, a public house which is owned by an ancient village charity, and school.
  • More comprehensive facilities can be found in Maidenhead, Henley and Twyford, all of which have a mainline railway station serving London, Paddington (from 23 minutes). Crossrail will operate from both Maidenhead and Twyford station providing direct access to the City.
  • The property is conveniently located for junction 8/9 of the M4, providing easy access to London, Heathrow and the motorway network.
  • There is a wide variety of excellent schools in the area, including Lambrook, Papplewick and Dolphin prep schools, Wellington, Eton, Wycombe Abbey and Queen Anne's Caversham.
  • Recreational facilities include a number of local golf courses such as Sunningdale, Wentworth and The Berkshire.
  • There is racing at Ascot, Windsor and Newbury, polo at Smith's Lawn in Windsor Great Park and The Royal Berkshire Polo Club.

Additional information

  • Directions: From London (M4 J8/9) take the A404 towards Henley/High Wycombe. Take first exit to Cox Green and follow signs to White Waltham which, after approximately 2 miles enters Waltham St Lawrence. On the outskirts of Waltham St Lawrence, after about 0.25 miles take the second turning left just after the war memorial, signposted to West End. Proceed over the hump back bridge and past the school. Take the next left into Brook Lane and continue along the lane for about half a mile where the entrance to Temple Grove can be found on the left. From Henley proceed on the A321 towards Wargrave. Pass through Wargrave and at the junction with the A4 turn left towards Maidenhead. After approximately one mile turn right into Milley Lane, signposted to Waltham St Lawrence. Continue into Waltham St Lawrence village, passing the Bell public house on the left and proceed to the war memorial crossroads. Turn right and then immediately left, signposted to West End and proceed as above. Post Code: RG10 0NX.
  • EPC Rating = D