Elizabethan Cottage, 64 New Street, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon. RG9 2BT
A much sought after and historic Grade II listed cottage situated in the heart of Henley town centre and benefitting from period features and modern fittings. The property has two bedrooms each with en suite facilities and a communal garden.
A covered walkway leads from New Street to an attractive timber front door, which opens in to the kitchen which has a good range of fitted hand painted wall and base units and wooden worktops with an inset Belfast sink. There is an attractive polished stone floor, exposed timber beams with fitted spot lights and a window overlooking the garden. There is a fitted ‘Smeg’ electric oven and gas hob and plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine.
The sitting room features an exposed brick fireplace with a fitted coal burning stove, a polished stone floor, exposed beams and storage cupboards, one of which houses the electric central heating boiler.
Stairs lead from the kitchen to the first floor.
There are two double bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has a window and ample built in wardrobes. A door leads to the en suite bathroom comprising a bath, wash basin and w.c
Bedroom 2 has a window, a fitted wardrobe and a panelled bath with a shower attachment. A door leads through to the w.c.
Outside there is a communal garden with space for a table and chairs and a high brick wall. There are residents only parking bays in New Street.
New Street is the perfect location for those who enjoy town centre living, being just meters away from the town centre shops, and a market every Thursday. If you enjoy eating and drinking, there is a wide choice of eateries close by in neighbouring streets. Hotel Du Vin and the Kenton Theatre are also located in New Street and Phyllis Court Club is just a short walk away.
Henley has a wide selection of shops, including a Waitrose supermarket; there are boutiques, a cinema, a theatre, excellent pubs and restaurants, a bustling market every Thursday and good schools for all ages.
The commuter is well provided for with the M4/M40 giving access to London, Heathrow, West Country and Midlands. Henley Station has direct links with London Paddington 55 minutes (via Twyford Crossrail 2018). There are regular bus services to the larger towns of Reading and High Wycombe, via Marlow.
Reading – 7 miles
Maidenhead M4 Junction 8/9 – 11 miles
London Heathrow – 25 miles
London West End – 36 miles
Primary Schools – Badgemore Primary School (Ofsted – Good)
Secondary Schools – Gillotts School (Ofsted – Good)
Sixth Form – The Henley College
Private – St Mary’s School, Rupert House School.
Buses operate to the larger Private Schools in Shiplake, Reading and Abingdon.
River pursuits include rowing and Kayaking. The world famous Royal Regatta takes place in July followed by the Henley Festival of Arts. Rewind Festival in August. Marina facilities at Harleyford and Wargrave. Golf at Henley Golf Club, Badgemore Park Golf Club. Other sports clubs include, Rugby, Hockey, Football and Lawn tennis. There is superb walking, cycling and riding in the Chiltern Hills, an designated area of outstanding natural beauty. Phyllis Court country club is situated on the river and is a great place to socialise.
Tenure – Freehold
Local Authority – South Oxfordshire District Council
Council Tax Band –
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