Malt Hill Farm is set behind double gates and stands within about 2.5 acres of gardens and grounds that provide an immense sense of seclusion and privacy. The house is an excellent find for those seeking a property of character and in addition to the house, there is a good sized office above the triple garage, along with a detached barn housing stables, a store/workshop and a wood shed.
The house offers light and spacious living space, with many of the rooms featuring attractive fireplaces and enjoying pleasing outlooks over the grounds and countryside beyond. The ground floor accommodation is arranged around a welcoming reception hall and provides excellent space for both family living and entertaining, with the dining room linking with the kitchen/breakfast room and adjoining conservatory. The generously proportioned drawing room adjoins the garden room/conservatory, where double doors open out to the gardens, thereby extending the relaxation/entertaining space. At the hub of the house is the spacious kitchen/breakfast room, fitted with a comprehensive range of units, a large central island with an integral breakfast bar, granite worksurfaces and various appliances including a gas range cooker and a us style fridge/freezer. There is ample space for a breakfast table for informal dining whilst the adjoining dining room is perfect for more formal occasions. The ground floor further comprises a study that could be utilised as a bedroom, a utility room and a useful cloakroom.
On the first floor, the dual-aspect master bedroom boasts a high ceiling that enhances the sense of light and space. And benefits from a luxurious en suite bathroom, with twin wash basins, a walk-in shower with body jets, and a corner bath. Three further double bedrooms, a fifth bedroom/dressing room, and a family shower room complete the arrangement on this floor.
Malt Hill Farm enjoys a rural location yet is well placed for access to London and Heathrow via the motorway network. It is within easy reach of Ascot, Maidenhead and Windsor and the wide range of shopping and leisure amenities that they offer. Well-regarded restaurants and gastropubs in the area include the Stirrups Hotel in Maidens Green, The Winning Post in Winkfield, and Michelin starred Royal Oak in Paley Street.
For the commuter, there are regular train services to London Waterloo from Ascot, Windsor & Eton Riverside, Martins Heron and Bracknell stations; London Paddinton is accessible from Maidenhead Station (due to benefit from the Crossrail high-speed service), Ascot and Windsor & Eton Central (via Slough). The M3 and M4 provide good road links to Central London, the West Country, Heathrow and the M25.
Recreational facilities in the region include golf at Sunningdale, Swinley and Wentworth; polo at the Royal Berkshire Polo Club and Smith's Lawn; horse racing at Ascot and Windsor; walking, cycling and riding in Windsor Great Park; boating on the River Thames.
The area is renowned for its excellent educational facilities with schooling at St. George's, St. Mary's, Papplewick, Licensed Victuallers School, The Marist, Lambrook and Holyport College (sponsored by Eton College), to name a few.
The property is approached via double timber gates opening onto a driveway culminating in a large parking area and providing access to the barn, set behind double 5-bar gates. The building houses stables and storage areas, and there is an adjoining store/workshop and a wood shed. To the side of the house is a triple garage, designed to echo the style of the property, and providing office space on the upper level, perfect for those seeking to work from home or as a hobby/recreational room.
Malt Hill Farm is set within lawned gardens and grounds that wrap around the house and are stocked with a variety of flowering plants, mature shrubs and trees. There are paved seating areas creating superb outdoor dining and relaxation spaces, and a natural pond not only provides additional visual interest but is a haven for wildlife.
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||8.6%||£337,592||2.6||0.7|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£161,857 (7)||£308,487 (52)||£414,069 (100)||£629,614 (113)||£956,236 (25)|
|Flats||£164,589 (31)||£193,901 (92)||£360,000 (1)||-||-|
|All||£164,086 (38)||£235,279 (144)||£413,534 (101)||£629,614 (113)||£956,236 (25)|