Blandys Hill, Kintbury, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17
A substantial detached house with generous accommodation arranged over two floors. On entering, the hallway immediately gives a feeling of space and light and gives rise to all the principal downstairs rooms. The kitchen/breakfast room is a fabulous sociable space with high style white units and comprehensive integrated appliances, featuring a large central island with breakfast bar. There is a useful adjoining utility room. The kitchen flows seamlessly into the dining room, whilst the sitting room features a brick chimney breast with open fire and bi-fold doors to outside. There is a study to the front of the house and downstairs WC.
The first floor offers a generous primary bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe and ensuite shower room. The second bedroom also has an ensuite with both shower and a roll-top bath, whilst two further bedrooms are served by the main bathroom, again with roll-top bath.
The property sits within the village of Kintbury, being in a conservation area and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village has a good range of facilities including Post Office/store, butchers, church, school and several pubs. Kintbury sits on the beautiful Kennet and Avon Canal and has a train station on the outskirts of the village, with trains to London Paddington taking approximately 1 hour. The location enjoys beautiful surrounding countryside offering a wealth of footpaths and bridleways. The historic market town of Hungerford lies 4 miles to the west and provides a wide range of shops and services. The larger centre of Newbury is 7 miles to the east and has a train line to London Paddington. The M4 is to the north and can be accessed at junction 13 or 14. There is a good range of state and private schooling in the area, including St Gabriels, Cheam and Marlborough College.
The property is set back from the road, slightly elevated, via a gravelled driveway which can accommodate a number of vehicles in front of the detached double garage. The front garden is bordered by mature hedging, with a wide and interesting variety of shrubs and roses.
To the rear is a beautifully landscaped garden, with terracing which leads up to a fabulous contemporary office/cinema room with the benefit of a WC. There is also a greenhouse. A sizeable block paved dining area offers a sheltered spot from which to entertain, in addition to a further, elevated, patio area. There is also a lawn which is bordered by mature shrubs and trees. The garden adjoins a field with a path to the side to enter the field at the top, which forms part of the curtilage of the property.
Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating. Private drainage.
Office/Cinema Room - Wifi.
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