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4 bed Detached House


Maidensgrove, Henley-on-Thames


A delightful detached brick and flint cottage set in a peaceful location in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in grounds of 3/4 acre with a double garage. EPC F

Description & Situation

SituationFallow Woods can be found at the end of a private lane in a quiet and secluded location in the hamlet of Maidensgrove above the Stonor Valley in the Chiltern Hills, an Area of Natural Outstanding Beauty. Only 5.5 miles north west of Henley -on-Thames, the property is ideally placed for convenient access to the road and rail networks.The area has access to outstanding state and independent schools and is also well served by a broad selection of fantastic local amenities including excellent public houses, a local farm shop, restaurants, and golf clubs. Many country pursuits are available including horse riding, walking and cycling with numerous bridleways and footpaths and, of course, the river provides for leisure boat hire, river trips, rowing and kayaking.Local shops along with a selection of specialist retailers and boutiques can be found in Henley-on-Thames (5.5 miles), and in the opposite direction, Watlington (around 4.5 miles). Major shopping centres in High Wycombe, Reading and Oxford are all within easy reachDescriptionThis delightful detached brick and flint cottage dates back 250 years with later additions. The property retains a wealth of original features with exposed oak timber frames, beams and brickwork throughout. Parquet flooring throughout ground floor. The pretty kitchen/breakfast room overlooks the rear gardens and has an Aga, a good range of base and wall units, slateflooring, granite worktops and there is a separate electric cooker with hob. Towards the back door there is a useful utility room.The charming dual aspect dining room has French doors leading out onto the terrace and leading on from here a cosy snug features an open log fireplace and access out onto the gardens. The drawing room also features a fabulous open brick fire place. A study and a guest cloakroom completes the ground floor arrangements.Stairs lead up from the snug to the bedroom accommodation. The master bedroom is truly unique with its exposed timber frame and has an en suite bathroom. There are 3 further exceptionally pretty bedrooms and a family bathroom with shower over.

Gardens and Grounds

Garden and GroundsThe mature south facing gardens border onto woodland and there are established trees, hedging and well-stocked herbaceousborders overflowing with lupins, hydrangeas, roses and alliums and more. There is a pond and a stone terrace surrounds three sides of the property. The gravel drive provides parking and an attractive seating area. There is a double garage. In all around three quarters of an acre.


Mains, electricity and water private drainage and oil central heating to include aga. Please note that the television reception in some areas in and around Henley can be poor. Booster equipment may be required for terrestrial reception or a satellite dish may be required for reception of all required channels.


Directions (RG9 6HA)Leave Henley on the Fairmile (A4130) and after about a mile take the right turning (B480) towards Lower Assendon and Stonor. Continue on this road for about 5 miles and shortly after passing the Quince Tree Farm Shop and Restaurant on the right, take a left turning into Park Lane. After about a mile take the turning off to the right and then take the next right into the private lane where Fallow Woods will be found at the far end

Sales Disclaimer

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good structural condition or that any services, appliances, equipment or facilities are in good working order. Measurements and distances referred to are given s a guide only whilst descriptions of the property are subjective and are used in good faith as an opinion and not as a statement of fact. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise on such matters prior to purchase.

Local Authority

Local AuthoritySouth Oxford District Council
Agent Details

Robinson Sherston

Robinson Sherston

The Old Forge
16 Bell Street