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5 bed Detached House


Reading Road, Shiplake, Oxfordshire, RG9


Chelford House was extended and refurbished approximately one year ago to provide bright spacious accommodation for modern day living with quality fixtures & fittings whilst retaining many of the properties Edwardian features. Part Glazed front door opens in to entrance hall with sitting and dining room to either side both with fireplaces, to the rear is a wonderful drawing room with superb fireplace housing a wood burning stove, French doors open on to rear garden, square arch leads through to breakfast/family room with full width bifold doors, glazed roof and tiled floor, off which is a comprehensively fitted kitchen with central island, range of matching wall & base units, integrated fridge/freezer & dishwasher, fitted range with extractor over, door to utility room with built in appliances. To the first floor is a master bedroom with dressing area and ensuite luxury bathroom, guest suite, 2 further double bedrooms and family bathroom. To the second floor is a private flexible room which could be used as a 5th bedroom, studio/office or annexe. The property benefits from double glazing and gas central heating. Outside electric double gates open onto large gravel driveway with parking for several vehicles leading to double garage. To the rear is a good sized garden laid mainly to lawn interspersed with mature shrubs and trees, feature full width sun patio enclosed by high fencing.


Chelford House being one of three is situated in a secluded private plot but just a short walk from the centre of the village. Shiplake has a thriving community spirit and has a variety of amenities to include a village shop/post office, garage and delightful public house/restaurant. Shiplake railway station gives Main Line 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 towns are all within easy access providing a comprehensive range of shopping, schooling and recreational facilities. The area is well served for schools including Shiplake College, Reading Blue Coats, The Abbey School for girls and Queen Anne's in Caversham. The nearby River Thames and countryside offers extensive walking facilities and river pursuits. A walk along the tow path from Shiplake gives access to Henley on Thames.


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