Keller Williams UK
6 bed Detached House, House For Sale

The Friary, Old Windsor


Property Description

  • Quote KNB
  • Stunning Riverside home
  • Additional detached Cottage/Office
  • Old Windsor
  • Private road
  • 6 Bed, 6 Bath
  • Private boat Moorings
  • 3984 sq ft

A stunning riverside home with a detached cottage/office, situated in a sought-after private road close to Old Windsor town and set within beautifully landscaped gardens overlooking the River Thames with its own private moorings.

The main house is arranged over three floors and provides luxurious accommodation throughout, the reception hall features an Italian ceramic tiled floor with under-floor heating that extends throughout the ground floor. The hub of this home is the beautiful 31’ x 29’ individually designed ‘Schiffini’ kitchen/breakfast room that has been fitted with a range of soft-close units, a large island with an integral breakfast bar, quality appliances including an AEG oven, AEG combination microwave, an AEG induction hob and a full-height fridge and freezer.
A large glass skylight above the kitchen area provides superb natural light and the wall of bi-folding doors seamlessly combines the indoor and outdoor areas for alfresco entertaining.
The property further benefits from a 29’ sitting room/cinema room, equipped with a pull-down cinema screen, enjoys direct access to the secluded front gardens via double doors and there is also a utility room and a useful wet room shower/WC on the ground floor.
The architecturally designed staircase provides access on the first floor to the superb master bedroom suite with an en-suite bathroom, a separate dressing room and a roof terrace with fabulous views over the gardens and river beyond, there are two further double bedrooms on the first floor, both with en-suite shower/WC’s, stairs to the second floor lead to two more double bedrooms with river views and another family bathroom.

The detached cottage is ideal for guests or elderly/young relatives, but lends itself as a spacious self-contained office for anyone looking to work more from home, with 672 sq ft of accommodation comprising a large living room, separate kitchen, shower room/WC on the ground floor and a 17’9” x 17’2’ bedroom on the first floor with walk in wardrobe and double doors with a Juliet balcony.

The property is accessed to the front via an electrically operated steel slat gate that opens into the beautifully maintained private courtyard and secluded front gardens with access to the double open-fronted garage and the detached cottage.

There is a broad side access to the rear terrace and gardens, which have been thoughtfully designed and landscaped with double bordered trees for privacy on both sides, a formal lawned area, a decked seating/relaxation and a large patio area overlooking the river. A separate waterside decked terrace provides an excellent vantage point from which to enjoy the River Thames views and the 45’ private mooring.

From London exit the M25 at junction 13, take the A30 signposted to Staines to the roundabout and take the 4th exit (A308) to Windsor Road. Continue through Runnymede, straight on at the mini roundabout, and after BP/M&S Garage, take the next right onto Friary Road. Take the 1st right again and follow this lane and Cranstal is on your left-hand side.

The Friary is a quiet tucked away private road situated off Straight Road. Old Windsor offers a range of shops catering for day-to-day needs whilst more comprehensive amenities are available in Windsor town itself. The property is well placed for access to the motorway network; rail services to London Waterloo are available from Datchet, Windsor & Eton Riverside and Egham train stations, and to London Paddington from Windsor & Eton Station.

M25 (Jct 13) 3 miles, M4 (Jct 5) 4.2 miles M4 (Jct 6) 4.6 miles, Datchet Station 2.4 miles (London Waterloo 53 minutes), Windsor & Eton Central Station 2.8 miles (London Paddington 41 minutes), Windsor & Eton Riverside Station 3 miles (London Waterloo 56 minutes), Egham Station 3.2 miles (London Waterloo 42 minutes) Windsor 2.7 miles, Staines 3.4 miles, Heathrow Airport (Terminal 5) 6 miles.

Sporting and leisure facilities in the area include golf at the prestigious Wentworth, Sunningdale and The Berkshire, horse racing at Windsor and Ascot, horse riding, cycling and walking in Windsor Great Park and boating and rowing on the River Thames. Attractions for the family include Windsor Castle, Legoland and Thorpe Park and the historic Runnymede, Virginia Water Lake and The Savill Garden are all within easy reach.

The region is also fortunate to have extensive independent schooling including St.John’s Beaumont in Old Windsor and Upton House in Windsor, Papplewick, Heathfield School, St. George’s and St. Mary’s in Ascot and Eton College. For international schooling, TASIS (The American School) and ACS (American Community School) are both situated in Egham.

All mains services connected.

Local Authority
Windsor and Maidenhead Borough Council - 01628 683800

Square Footage: 3,984 sq ft

EPC - rating B

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