Park Lane, Finchampstead, Berkshire, RG40 4QF

  • bedrooms4
  • bathrooms2
  • receptions4

Property Description

This beautiful Grade II listed four bedroom detached cottage was originally Tudor built in c.1570 and has been sympathetically extended, set in a semi rural location. The impressive accommodation comprises living room with adjoining dining room, study, family room, refitted kitchen/breakfast room with utility room and open plan garden room. The house is set in an idyllic plot that measure c.5.39 acres which include south facing landscape gardens. There is also an orchard, paddock and an adjoining field, timber framed double garage and separate workshop. The cottage is approached by two remote controlled electric gates leading to a generous shingle drive.

  • Set in an idyllic plot that measure c.5.39 acres
  • Open plan living room with fire place and a log burning stove
  • Impressive refitted kitchen/breakfast room with granite worksurfaces, pantry and adjoining utility room
  • Master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and refitted ensuite bathroom
  • Oak framed garden room with vaulted ceiling room and French doors to rear
  • Many original features including leaded light windows, exposed beams, open fire places


Park Lane is a semi-rural location which leads into Nine Mile Ride which links up with Arborfield: the road comprises a varied mix of mainly detached property in sizeable plots which border countryside. There are local shops at California crossroads (approximately 1½ miles), Nine Mile Ride also provides access to Bracknell, the M3 and A329(M)/M4. Wokingham town centre and its mainline train station is approximately 3½ miles away.


The house sits in picturesque grounds which measure 5.39 acres in total. The south facing landscaped garden are laid mainly to lawn which are enclosed by wooden fencing and mature shrub boarders, with a variety of trees throughout the plot including fruit trees, Magnolia and conifers. There is an area of Indian sandstone patio that wraps around the rear which blends into brick path. The shingle driveway provides parking for numerous vehicles. The front boundary consists of mature hedging and trees. There is a cattle field 3.2 acres in size which currently accommodates cows. There are two timber framed out buildings including a double garage and workshop both with light and power, chicken pen with shed which is enclosed by mesh fencing, walled garden which is entered by a wooden gate, five bar gate which leads into an Orchard which is enclosed by barb wire and mesh fencing.

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Local Authority

Wokingham Borough Council

Leave Wokingham on the Finchampstead Road on reaching the Think Ford garage roundabout bear right and proceed for approximately 1 mile to the California Cross roads, turning right at the junction to Nine Mile Ride. Continue to the very end of Nine Mile Ride and turn sharp left to the into Park Lane. After approximately ½ a mile turn left through the brick pillars into the driveway for Wheatlands Manor. Follow the driveway down turning left into the courtyard.

**These particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair overall view of the property; they do not constitute an offer and will not form part of any contract. We make no representation about the conditions of the property nor that any services or appliances are in good working order; this should be checked by your surveyor. Furthermore, you should not assume that any items or features referred to in these particulars or shown in the photographs are included in the sale or rental price. Your solicitor should check this as part of the normal conveyancing process.

Property market at a glance

Michael Hardy average property asking price


Michael Hardy current property price range

£150,000 - £1,150,000

Rental market at a glance

Michael Hardy average rental price

£1,213 PCM

Michael Hardy current rental price range

£725 PCM - £2,995 PCM