29 Gainsborough Hill, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon RG9 1ST
A modern, spacious extended four bedroom semi-detached family home, situated in a popular residential road approximately half a mile from Henley town centre and railway station. The property has undergone modernisation throughout including new windows and a conservatory built approximately 4 years ago.
A modern panelled front door opens into the entrance hall. Stairs lead to the first floor with storage cupboards under.
The lounge has a front aspect with a large picture window and a door leading through to the kitchen.
The kitchen breakfast room has a range of modern fitted white wall and base units with work-surfaces over and an inset sink unit with a mixer tap with a water filter. There is a stainless steel cooker with a gas hob and a stainless steel hood over, a wood burning stove, travertine tiled flooring and recessed spotlights. A wide opening leads into the conservatory, built approximately 4 years ago, with glazed doors leading out in to the garden. There is under-floor heating throughout the kitchen and conservatory.
The inner hall has a door to outside and a shower room with a corner shower cubicle, a wash basin and WC. In addition to the rear of this hallway there is a utility room.
To the first floor there is a landing with access to the spacious loft with a retractable ladder. N.B there are approved plans for a loft conversion, creating a large bedroom with en suite.
There are four double bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has a rear aspect. Bedroom 2 is stylishly fitted with a scaffold pipe cabin bed and has painted floorboards. Bedroom 3 has a front aspect.
Bedroom 4 is a small double bedroom, currently being used as a dressing room.
The family bathroom has a modern white suite comprising a P-shaped bath with a shower over and a glass screen, a wash hand basin and a WC.
To the front of the property there is off road parking for two cars and a storage shed to the side.
To the rear of the property there is a west facing garden with a sunken patio with steps up the an astroturf garden, with raised shrub borders, fully enclosed by close-board fencing.
Living in Gainsborough Hill
Gainsborough Hill is a quiet residential road 0.5 miles from the town centre and railway station, which is just a 10 minute walk away.
Henley has a wide selection of shops, including a Waitrose supermarket; there are boutiques, a cinema, an historic 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 road access to London, Heathrow, West Country and Midlands. Henley Station has direct links with London Paddington via Twyford which will become an Elizabeth Line (Crossrail) in 2019.
Reading – 7 miles
Maidenhead M4 Junction 8/9 – 11 miles
London Heathrow – 25 miles
London West End – 36 miles
Primary Schools –Valley Road Primary, Sacred Heart Primary
Secondary Schools – Gillotts School
Sixth Form – The Henley College
Private Prep schools – St Mary’s School, Rupert House School,
There are many local rowing clubs along the river. In addition there are canoe clubs and a sailing club at Wargrave. The world famous Henley Royal Regatta takes place in July followed by the Henley Festival of Arts. The Rewind Festival takes place by the river in August.
Mooring and Marina facilities can be found at Henley, Hambleden and Wargrave.
There are local golf clubs at Henley Golf Club, Badgemore Park Golf Club. Other sports clubs include, an active Rugby Club, Hockey, Football and Lawn tennis.
There is superb walking, cycling and riding in the Chiltern Hills, an designated area of outstanding natural beauty.
Tenure – Freehold
Local Authority – South Oxfordshire District Council
Council Tax – Band D
- 4 bed
- 2 bath