Swallowfield Road, Arborfield, Berkshire, RG2 9JU

£895,000
  • bedrooms4
  • bathrooms2
  • receptions2

Property Description

This fabulous spacious Grade II listed four bedroom ground floor home is set within a spectacular Edwardian Mansion with well stocked grounds, set off a pretty country lane. The impressive accommodation comprises spacious drawing room, dual aspect kitchen/dining room, utility room, four double bedrooms, reception hall with generous cellar and garage. There are four original marble fireplaces and all rooms have original oak floorboards.

  • Impressive drawing room with open fire place and leaded light windows overlooking the garden
  • Double aspect refitted kitchen/dining room with an Aga oven and island
  • Entrance hall with marble floor and vaulted ceilings
  • Master bedroom with refitted ensuite and dressing area
  • Refitted family bathroom with airing cupboard
  • Utility room with generous storage

Situation

Arborfield Court, which dates from c.1906, is set on a hilltop in picturesque surroundings to the south of Arborfield Cross. The focal point of the village has been the crossroads for many centuries which benefits from The Bull PH, a local convenience store and popular garden centre. Situated approximately three miles to the south west of Wokingham where there is a mainline train station (Waterloo Line) in addition the nearby A327 gives access to both Reading and Camberley which gives access to M3 and M4.

Outside

The property is approached via a sweeping drive which runs through countryside up to the top of the hill. There is a circular drive to the front of Arborfield Court, Apartment 3 has its own private front door. There is a large garage in a block approached over a courtyard and to the rear large, well maintained, private formal gardens complete with ornamental fountain bordered by shrubs and Yew hedging and woodland that extends beyond the lawn, the grounds total over half an acre in size. Beyond this there are attractive walkways through areas of wooded and views across open countryside.

Energy Performance Rating

E

Council Tax Band

F

Local Authority

Wokingham Borough Council

Leave Wokingham on the Barkham Road, after approximately 2.5 miles proceed over the narrow hump back bridge continue up the hill taking the next turning right into School Road. Follow this to the large roundabout taking the second exit into Swallowfield Road. Continue for approximately three quarters of a mile the driveway to the property is on the left hand side almost opposite the turning to Greensward Lane.

Leasehold Information: Years left on Lease – 940 yrs - Service charge - c.£450.00 per annum/Ground rent - c.£2 per annum/Mansion fund - £225.00 per month. NB: This is information you will need to verify through your solicitor, as part of the conveyancing process.


**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

£482,338

Michael Hardy current property price range

£150,000 - £1,100,000

Rental market at a glance

Michael Hardy average rental price

£1,237 PCM

Michael Hardy current rental price range

£725 PCM - £2,995 PCM