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Penwood, Highclere

Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere
Penwood, Highclere

A charming & immaculate detached country home, well located for access to London, with home office log cabin and cottage studio within its grounds.


  • Original character features
  • Extended to the ground floor
  • Delightful setting
  • Two bedrooms in main house plus further guest suite
  • Home office
  • Driveway parking
  • Quiet yet convenient location
GDN Guide £725,000
Located in a delightful setting with fabulous walks from the front door, this charming character property is believed to date back to 17th century and was originally part of the Highclere Estate, Retaining and abundance of original features yet beautifully updated by the present vendor. There is a home office log cabin plus a further cottage guest studio within the grounds, Equestrian stables and land available by separate negotiation

Situation
Newbury 5 miles, Basingstoke 15 miles, Reading 25 miles.

Mainline Train Services: Newbury to London Paddington in
55 minutes

International airports: Heathrow 49 miles, Southampton 35 miles,
Gatwick 74 miles

Barn Cottage is perfectly situated off a private drive in a totally peaceful location just a few minutes from the A34, providing easy access to the M4 and Newbury. An ideal country idyll, being easily accessible to London, Barn Cottage is surprisingly generous in accommodation with well-balanced living space and the added benefit of a garden studio cottage with en suite facilities and log cabin ideal for an office base. With an abundance of original period features and having been meticulously maintained throughout this charming property is situated in a unique setting in what used to be part of the Highclere Estate.



Local, Sporting and Recreational
There are numerous fabulous walks from the property into woodland less than a few hundred yards from the property. The charming Market Town of Newbury is nestled on the
banks of the Kennet and Avon Canal with excellent and diverse range of shopping and dining including the Michelin starred Blackbird Inn at Bagnor. The newly opened Parkway Shopping Centre offers over 50 retail outlets including John Lewis at Home. You will also find the famous Watermill Theatre and Corn Exchange serve the town well with a variety of events and productions.Newbury Racecourse is just under 6 miles, with Ascot Racecourse just 40 miles and Salisbury Racecourse 46 miles.

BARN COTTAGE
Believed to date back to the 17th century and thought to be an estate workers cottage from the Highclere Estate. Barn Cottage remained in the ownership of one family for generations and as such has retained a huge amount of original features including inglenook fireplace with bread oven, exposed timbers, latch doors and exposed brickwork.
Having been very sympathetically extended by the current owners, the property enjoys a fabulous vaulted second sitting room. The property has been meticulously maintained throughout and now offers modern conveniences with all the charm expected from a
period home.

• Delightful semi-rural setting
• Excellent access to major routes
• Wealth of original features
• Inglenook fireplace with bread oven
• Three reception rooms
• Kitchen/breakfast room with Aga
• Pantry/Store Room
• Garage store
• Two Double Bedrooms
• En suite and family bathroom
• Garden cottage
• Log cabin home office
• Incredible gardens totalling 0.3 acres

Equestrian Property
Equestrian Property The vendors are also selling an equestrian small holding located nearby in a quiet spot with good accessible riding. The property offers just under 4 acres of pasture with three stables, concrete yard and well stocked vegetable patch. Further details upon request.

Agents Notes
Fox Grant and their clients give notice that:
1. They have no authority to make or give any representations or warranties
in relation to the property.
2. These particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair overall
view of the property, do not form any part of an offer or contract and must
not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact.
3. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text,
photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily
comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all
necessary planning , building regulation or other consents and Fox Grant
have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy
themselves by inspection or otherwise. Any error or mis-statementshall not
annual the sale or entitle either party to compensation in respect thereof.
Plans, Areas and Schedules All plans are for
reference only
Town and Country Planning There are no known
developments pending that will affect
this property
Rights of Way There are no known public rights of
way across the property
Unitary Authority Basingstoke & Dean
Services Mains water supply,
private drainage. Oil-fired central heating.
Mains electricity.
Tenure Freehold
Fixtures & Fittings Unless mentioned specifically,
fixtures and fittings are not included in the sale and
may be available by separate negotiation.
Council Tax band F
EPC rating E, full report available upon request

Property code; CV EQ

Notice
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.



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