A magnificent Tudor style house designed by the eminent architect Bospidnick and later the subject of an extensive renovation programme. The property is situated in glorious landscaped grounds with a southerly elevation that measure in excess of 0.4 acre and is situated within one of the most sought after positions on the exclusive Hutton Mount estate, within the St. Martin's school catchment area.
From beneath a sheltered entrance a fine solid oak front door fitted with Banham lock opens to:-
A delightful bright and spacious entrance into this appealing family home. The hall draws light from a tall feature hardwood double glazed leaded light window that extends from the ground floor, right up to the second floor level. The hall is further illuminated by hardwood double glazed windows fitted to either side of the front door. A fine oak parquet floor runs throughout. Spotlights and coved cornice to ceiling. A turned oak staircase rises to the first floor landing and below this is a useful storage cupboard below fitted with light. To the far end of the hall is a deep cupboard that provides an excellent space for the storage of coats and is fitted with wooden flooring and light. Rako lighting system control. Wall mounted video security gate entry system. It is worth noting that the entire ground floor of this property has the benefit of an underfloor heating system. Door to:-
A tastefully appointed cloakroom fitted with a back to wall Villeroy & Boch WC and Villeroy & boch vanity wash hand basin with wall mounted controls and cupboard fitted beneath. Continuation of oak parquet flooring and tiling to full ceiling height with contrasting metallic effect tiling to the far wall. Coved cornice to ceiling. Hardwood obscure double glazed window to the front elevation. Underfloor heating.
A magnificent home office and perfectly suited to those that work from home. This well appointed room has been comprehensively fitted by Humphrey Munson with cupboards and drawers along two walls with contrasting granite top and useful shelving fitted to either side of the hardwood double glazed leaded light window that faces the front elevation. To the centre of this room is a wide granite desk with cupboards below and shelving adjacent. Spotlights and cove cornice to ceiling. Integrated Sonos music system. Continuation of oak herringbone flooring with underfloor heating.
A most attractive drawing room illuminated by a feature hardwood double glazed leaded light window to the front elevation and double glazed french doors with leaded light panels to either side that open to the rear garden southerly terrace. A central focal point is a brick fireplace that incorporates a Chesney's log burner with oak bressummer that beautifully matches the oak ceiling beams. Spotlights and coved cornice to ceiling. Integrated Sonos music system.
A splendid and versatile room currently used as a games room. Running along an entire wall is a range of bespoke units fitted by Humphrey Munson designed to incorporate a large home media system with cupboards to either side and drawers below. Continuation of oak parquet flooring with underfloor heating. Coved cornice to ceiling and decorative ceiling rose. Spotlights to ceiling. Integrated Sonos speakers provide a three dimensional sound cinema effect to this room. Hardwood double glazed leaded light windows face the front elevation and a small hardwood double glazed window faces the side. Wall mounted Rako lighting controls.
An outstanding room in every respect. This is a Humphrey Munson kitchen/breakfast/family room that has been beautifully appointed with bespoke cabinetry that comprises base cupboards and drawers along two walls. To the centre of this room is a large island unit with contrasting wooden top that incorporates a Wolf slow cooker and Wolf induction cooker. Integrated Wolf microwave oven below with drawers surrounding. The island has an overhang to provide a breakfast bar capable of seating four people and there is a bookshelf inset. The remaining units are contrasting cream and wooden faced with long matching granite top. A recess accommodates the Wolf cooking range with mantel above and lighting inset with antique mirrored glass splashback. A large Villeroy & Boch porcelain butler style sink unit with mixer tap and period style Quooker hot water tap. Additional integrated appliances to remain include a Siemens dishwasher and Gaggenau coffee machine. Sub Zero American style fridge-freezer with Sub Zero wine refrigerator adjacent. A tasteful tiled floor with underfloor heating throughout. Spotlights to ceiling. Integrated Sonos speakers. Two hardwood double glazed leaded light windows face the rear elevation and a pair of hardwood double glazed french doors with panels to either side open to the rear garden sun terrace. There is an additional hardwood double glazed window that leads outside. An appealing feature to this kitchen is a walk-in pantry fitted with continuation of floor tiling, shelving to ceiling height and automatic motion sensor lighting. Above the dining area is a decorative ceiling rose.
An excellent companion to the kitchen/breakfast room also fitted by Humphrey Munson with units that comprise base cupboards, drawers and matching wall cabinets with contrasting granite worktop. Space and plumbing below for domestic appliances. Villeroy & Boch porcelain butler style sink unit with period style mixer tap and tall cupboard adjacent. Continuation of tiling to floor with underflooring heating system. Spotlights to ceiling. A wide hardwood double glazed leaded light door leads outside.
This is a very broad landing that measures 40' in width. As previously mentioned a tall hardwood double glazed window runs from the ground floor level up to the second, drawing light into the stairwell and landings. Spotlights to ceiling. Two radiators. Rako system lighting controls. Wall mounted video security gate entry system. An oak balustrade staircase rises to the second floor level. Door to airing cupboard fitted with slatted shelving, radiator and automatic light. Doors to:-
A vaulted ceiling height of 13'2 very much adds to an impression of space. A pair of wide double glazed french doors with double glazed leaded light panels to either side opens to a Juliette style balcony that provides extensive views of the Southerly rear garden and swimming pool below. Three radiators. Underfloor heating. Spotlights to ceiling. Door to:-
Beautifully fitted by David Barham furniture. This comprises tall wardrobe units that provide ample hanging and shelving space plus a total of 8 drawers. This opens to the:-
A luxuriously appointed en-suite fitted with a Victoria & Albert freestanding bath with floor mounted tap and hand-held shower attachment. A walk-in steam shower fitted with large drench head shower unit, hand-held shower attachment, wall mounted controls and steam jets. There is a seat and star effect lighting to the ceiling. Back to wall Villeroy & Boch WC with concealed cistern. Twin freestanding Victoria & Albert sink units with contemporary style tap with storage fitted below. Antique copper effect tiling to the floor and to full ceiling height. Contemporary style radiator. Spotlights to ceiling. Integrated Sonos speakers. Aquavision television set into the tiling. Hardwood double glazed leaded light windows fitted to the front elevation. Rako lighting
As previously mentioned, this bedroom is situated adjacent to the master bedroom suite so provides an additional dressing room to the master suite. It is worth noting that the bedroom is independently accessed from the landing so could very easily be reinstated as a separate bedroom, if required. This dressing room has also been fitted with a fine quality range of David Barham furniture comprising a good many wardrobes that provide ample hanging and shelving space with cupboards and drawers inset. Spotlights to ceiling. To the centre of the room is an island fitted with drawers below and seating area inset. Radiator with decorative cover. Hardwood double glazed leaded light window to rear. Spotlights to ceiling.
Double glazed leaded light window to the rear elevation with radiator fitted below. Spotlights to ceiling. Door to:-
The dressing room has been fitted with built-in wardrobes with cupboards adjacent and drawers below. Spotlights to ceiling. Hardwood double glazed leaded light window to front elevation with radiator below.
A well appointed en-suite fitted with a tiled shower enclosure with wall mounted controls and hand-held shower attachment. Back to wall Villeroy & Boch WC with concealed system, vanity wash hand basin with chromium mixer tap and gloss cupboard below. Tiling to the floor with underfloor heating and to full ceiling height. Spotlights to ceiling. Heated towel rail. Hardwood double glazed leaded light window to the front elevation.
Another very spacious bedroom fitted with a wide hardwood double glazed leaded light window to the front elevation with additional hardwood double glazed leaded light window to the side. Radiator. Spotlights to ceiling. A fine quality range of built-in wardrobes with cupboards and drawers adjacent provide excellent storage facility. A door opens to an:-
A modern en-suite fitted with a shower enclosure with wall mounted controls and hand-held shower attachment. Villeroy & Boch back to wall WC. Villeroy & Boch vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and light gloss cupboard fitted below. Tiling to floor with matching tiling to full ceiling height. Underfloor heating system. Heated towel rail. Spotlights to ceiling. Extractor fan. Hardwood double glazed leaded light window to the front elevation.
A very good size double bedroom situated at the front of the property with a hardwood double glazed leaded light window overlooking the extensive front garden and Hillwood Grove beyond. Radiator. Spotlights to ceiling.
A tastefully appointed bathroom fitted with a freestanding oval shaped Victoria & Albert bath with floor mounted controls and hand-held shower attachment. A back to wall Villeroy & Boch WC with concealed cistern. A freestanding Victoria & Albert vanity wash hand basin with wall mounted tap and cupboards fitted below. Charcoal style tiling to floor with contrasting tiling to full ceiling height. Underfloor heating system. Heated towel rail. Spotlights to ceiling. Obscure double glazed leaded light window to rear elevation.
As previously mentioned a tall feature hardwood double glazed leaded light window extends from the ground floor up to the second floor level and draws light into the landing and stairwell areas. Spotlights to ceiling. Radiator. Rako lighting controls. Door to:-
This has been fitted with a close coupled WC and vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap. Tiling to floor and partial tiling to the walls. Contemporary style chromium radiator. Spotlights to ceiling. Double glazed velux window to side. There is plumbing so that a bath or shower could be fitted in this room, if required.
It is worth noting that the two rooms accessed off this landing could very well serve as bedrooms, though being on the second floor level they do have restricted head height.
Hardwood double glazed leaded light dormer window to front elevation with radiator below. Spotlights to ceiling. Door to eaves storage.
This bedroom has restricted head height. Spotlights to ceiling. Radiator. Hardwood double glazed velux window to rear elevation. Door to eaves storage.
The garden, like the entire property, has been maintained to the very highest standard. The rear garden has a Southerly elevation so is in sunshine throughout the entire day. The grounds are extensive and the house sits on an overall plot of 0.401 acre. In fact, the rear garden measures 138' in depth by 86' in width. Running across the rear of the property is a paved terrace of an ideal size for outside entertaining. The Sonos music system that has been integrated into the garden is ideal for garden parties. From here a step rises to a large heated sunken swimming pool with seating area adjacent and pool house to one corner. The remainder of the garden has been laid to an extensive lawn and planted with a varied and interesting assortment of mature shrubs, plants and trees that serve to provide a most pleasant garden setting. Outside power' There is access along the Easterly boundary to the front of the property and a pair of timber double doors open to the garage. A pathway leads to:-
This outbuilding could serve a multitude of purposes such as home gym, games room or additional office if required. It has a window fitted to the front elevation with spotlights to ceiling and electric storage heater.
The property is situated on a broad plot that measures 80' in width. Two remote controlled electronically operated five bar timber gates provide access to a sweeping carriage driveway. A central semi-circular raised bed accommodates a fine mature pine tree. The house is screened from the Ridgeway by tall hedgerow. Access to garage. Architectural lighting illuminates the house beautifully at night.
This is a particularly large garage with internal dimensions of 23' x 15'7. It is accessed via a remote control electronically operated up and over door. It has power and light and incorporates two Worcester wall mounted gas fired boilers and two mega-flow water cylinders in addition to a Monarch water softener. Meters and fuse box to wall. The garage also houses the Rako lighting equipment. As previously mentioned, a pair of timber double doors open to the rear garden terrace. Fitted with a tap.