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5 bed detached house for sale


Bolney Road, Henley-On-Thames RG9

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Property features

  • Desirable Road In Shiplake
  • Spacious Detached House
  • Four/Five Bedrooms With En Suite To Master
  • Swimming Pool And Summer House
  • Three Receptions Including Living Room, Dining Room And Study
  • Integral Double Garage
  • Gym/Storage Area
  • Fitted Kitchen With Breakfast Area And Utility Room
  • Beautiful Garden With Patio And Seating Area
  • Secure Gated Driveway With Parking For Up To Six Cars

Property description

Situated on arguably one of the most desirable roads in the picturesque village of Shiplake is this delightful detached family home. Conveniently located within a short walking distance of Shiplake train station providing access to Twyford and Reading, there is also easy access to the popular towns of Henley on Thames and Marlow, amongst others. Shiplake has a local shop and post office as well as a great family pub/restaurant.

Offering versatile and flexible accommodation, the property is presented in excellent decorative order throughout and boasts numerous benefits for family living. To the ground floor, the property offers three reception rooms including a living room with a feature fireplace, a formal dining room and study. The kitchen area includes a separate breakfast area and utility room whilst there is also a downstairs WC, gym area and internal access to the fully powered double garage. To the first floor there are five main rooms and two bathrooms plus every room to the rear of the property has lovely views over the garden. Additional features include double glazing, gas central heating and ample storage space. Externally, the property sits within approximately a third of an acre plot, with a beautiful lawn and patio area to the rear, and a fabulous gated driveway and parking area to the front. There is also a swimming pool with summer house in the far corner of the plot, along with a garage and large shed accessed by a private drive behind the property. There is a secure intercom and key code access system at the front of the property. Furthermore, the property does offer fantastic potential to extend in numerous ways (subject to planning). Internal viewings are highly recommended!

Living Room

19'10" x 12'10"
Feature firplace and double doors leading to patio seating area

Dining Room

13'5" x 9'10"
Dual aspect with spectacular views over the garden


12'10" x 7'10"


16'3" x 8'9"
Fitted with a range of eye and base level units, inset sink with mixer tap and drainer, integrated oven and hob, with space for a freestanding fridge/freezer

Breakfast Room

8'7" x 5'1"
Double doors leading to patio area

Utility Room

10'2" x 5'4"
Fitted with base level units, includes fitted dishwasher and washing machine plus ample space for further fridge/freezer if required. Rear door leading to side and rear garden


12'3" x 8'4"
Converted area currently set up as home gym. Can be used for storage if required

Double Garage

16'5" x 13'3"
Up and over double garage door

Master Bedroom

12'10 x 11'4"
Dual aspect windows with views over the garden. Two built in double wardrobes and door leading to En-suite


12'10'" x 5'11"
Four piece suite comprises W.C, wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath and enclosed double shower cubicle

Bedroom Two

13'5" x 9'10"
Dual aspect with views over the garden

Bedroom Three

9'11" x 9'3"
Double built in wardrobe

Bedroom Four

12'10" x 7'11"
Double built in wardrobe and door leading through to the bonus room

Shower Room

7'10" x 5'9"
Three piece suite comprises W.C., wash hand basin and double enclosed shower cubicle


16'5" x 14'11" (Max)
With access from bedroom four, this useful space can be used for a number of different ways. Currently set up as study/games room could be used as a nursery or child's room, a study or a home cinema room


To the Front
Gated driveway, with telecom and passkey security system leading to ample parking, steps leading to grand entrance, lawn area enclosed by brick wall and laurel hedge. Side access to rear garden

To the Rear
Secluded and completely private. Large patio area with multiple seating locations, space for Jacuzzi if wanted. Lawn garden with treeline privacy to side and rear. Swimming pool with summer house, garage and large shed accessed by private rear drive

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

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Market activity
Average price paid £783,597 Sales 275 Current average value £834,070 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £25,579 ▲ 3.16%

Property value data/graphs for RG9

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £1,189,582 £534 4.2 £1,183,872
Semi-detached £632,275 £508 3.3 £633,701
Terraced £549,835 £525 2.9 £525,743
Flats £417,171 £534 2.0 £473,933

Current asking prices in RG9

Average: £941,621
Avg. current asking prices in RG9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £397,475
Flats £367,322
- -
All £372,805

Current asking rents in RG9

Average: £1,532 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £1,280 pcm
£1,855 pcm
£2,271 pcm
£2,002 pcm
Flats £993 pcm
£1,360 pcm
£1,382 pcm
£3,952 pcm
All £993 pcm
£1,328 pcm
£1,802 pcm
£2,481 pcm
£2,002 pcm

Fun facts for RG9

Highest value in RG9
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Harpsden Woods £2,506,447
Rotherfield Road £2,289,982
Harpsden Way £2,198,571
Colmore Lane £1,995,977
Maidensgrove, Henley-on-Thames RG9 £1,755,667
Highest turnover in RG9
Highest turnover streets Turnover
War Memorial Place 63.2%
Baronsmead 56.2%
Newtown Gardens 50.0%
Grange Road 50.0%
Tilebarn Close 47.7%

What Zoopla users think of Lower Shiplake

Overall rating:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Very good - 89%

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Nearby transport

  • Shiplake (0.2 miles)
  • Wargrave (1.1 miles)
  • Henley-on-Thames (1.6 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (18.3 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (33.3 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (39.2 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (20.5 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (20.5 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (23.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Shiplake Church of England School (1.3 miles)
  • Robert Piggott CofE Junior School (1.3 miles)
  • Robert Piggott CofE Infant School (1.4 miles)
  • The Henley College (1.9 miles)
  • Berkshire College of Agriculture (3.7 miles)
  • UTC Reading (5.2 miles)
  • Shiplake College (1.2 miles)
  • The Piggott School (1.7 miles)
  • Gillotts School (1.8 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£5,286 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 147,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £4,708 /mo Find available rates

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £120,000 Average insurance cost £79/mo (£948/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £73 Electricity £70 Estimated energy cost £143/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 26700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

South Oxfordshire

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £317 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £21 Sewerage £18 Estimated water cost £39 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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