Wokefield Park, Reading



Ref: 29301

This unique character property was converted and extended from a former gate house to present sizeable, remarkable and versatile family living. An entrance lobby guides into the home, with exposed floorboards flowing through an archway to a reception hall. Double doors open into a notable triple aspect sitting room, ideal for receiving guests, with a welcoming feature fireplace, French doors to the garden and a large bay window. The reception hall leads through to a stylish, light and airy, open plan entertaining/dining space, with feature glazing presenting garden views, a glazed pitched roof and French doors to the garden. This space is open to a high specification kitchen/breakfast room, with quality tiled flooring flowing throughout, an island breakfast bar and a plentiful range of fitted units.Doors link from the kitchen/breakfast to a convenient utility room, a rear entrance lobby and a guest cloakroom, also accessed from the reception hall . Further ideal reception space is presented with a family room and study, both including characterful bay windows. Further ideal reception space is presented with a family room and study, both including characterful bay windows.To the first floor, a rear aspect master suite offers a sense of privacy and seclusion, solely accessed via the rear lobby staircase, along with a bathroom. The bathroom offers a notable suite, featuring a characterful roll-top bath and a separate shower. Three further generous double bedrooms are accessed via the front staircase. The second bedroom features a sleek-lined, modern en suite, whilst the third offers an extensive vaulted room with Velux windows, served, along with the fourth bedroom, by a separate shower room.

The self-contained, detached studio features substantial open ground floor space, Ideal for large social gatherings, the space offers flexibility as gym, includes a kitchen and is light and airy, with window views. To the first floor, double bedroom space features dormer windows and sloping ceilings, in keeping with the character of the main residence. The first floor is further served by a modern, en suite style shower room, featuring a walk-in shower and finished to a high specification.

The Grounds
A sizeable plot features with this property, offering approximately five acres of scenic open countryside and woodland. Ideal for equestrians with level ground, it offers paddocks, stables, a hay barn and a tack room. The more green fingered gardeners benefit from a vegetable plot. Great for outdoor entertaining, a spacious patio wraps the side of the main residence, with ample space for al fresco dining and seating. On approaching the residence, an electric gate opens to a gravel drive, presenting parking for numerous cars, along with a double garage.

Offering an idyllic rural setting, this property is well-placed in close proximity to woodland and countryside. Set along the border of Wokefield Park, it benefits from attractions including picturesque grounds with a country house, hotel and golf course. Nearby, Wokefield Common nature reserve offers 148 acres of heathland, woodland and ponds. Convenience is provided with local shops at the heart of Mortimer, as well as neighbouring villages. Canal-side walks provide further leisure activity at Aldermaston. Great road connections benefit from the A33, linking to the towns of Basingstoke and Reading, both offering modern shopping facilities. Mortimer station serves both Reading and Basingstoke in less than 15 minutes, which both provide further links to London.

Agent's Comment
"A stunning property, loved and cared for by the current owners. Set amidst a peaceful location, offering easy access to local countryside and walks."

Energy Efficiency Rating
Current: F | Potential: D

Property highlights

  • Outbuilding
  • External office/workspace

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Branch Address

Millbank House
High Street
Hartley Wintney
RG27 8PE