40 Chobham Road
Oakwood House is a sensational family home that has been creatively designed to provide exceptionally bright and spacious accommodation that, combined with the leisure areas and luxurious features, lends itself extremely well to both formal entertaining and relaxed family living. In addition to the main house, there is ancillary accommodation in the form of a detached pool-side annexe, and a self-contained annexe above the quadruple garage.
The house is entered via a spacious part-galleried reception hall with an elegant staircase that creates a striking first impression. The principal rooms are arranged around this impressive hall and include a capacious triple-aspect drawing and dining room with double doors opening out to the rear terrace, and a good sized study.
Of particular note is the multi-functional kitchen/dining/sitting room that enjoys direct access to the terrace via bi-folding doors and an additional set of double doors, and incorporates dedicated dining and relaxation areas. The luxurious kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of units, a generous island, numerous integrated appliances and a Wolf range style cooker. The ground floor further comprises a utility room with its own outside access and fitted with units to echo the style of the kitchen, and a cloakroom.
Situated on the first floor is the sumptuous master suite comprising a roomy bedroom featuring a a seating area with a fireplace and a balcony overlooking the rear garden, and extensively fitted his and her dressing rooms, both with en suite bathrooms. There are two further bedrooms on this floor, both en suite and with walk-in wardrobes, whilst the second floor is host to three further bedrooms (1 en suite) and a family bathroom, arranged around a spacious landing with a roof lantern that floods the area with natural light. Also located on this floor is a large cinema room, complete with a drinks bar.
This property has 0.78 acres of land.
The sense of arrival is impressive, through double electrically operated gates opening onto a sweeping driveway that leads to the house, parking area and quadruple garage. The landscaped private gardens are an outstanding feature of the property and have been creatively designed to provide immense visual interest. The garden incorporates terracing that provides superb relaxation space, a swimming pool area with an adjacent annexe, well-stocked flower beds, manicured lawn, clipped hedging and box planting.
Oakwood House is located in this highly desirable area, close to South Ascot, Sunningdale and Sunninghill village. Known for its world-famous racecourse, Ascot has a bustling High Street and offers a range of shops catering for day-to-day needs, along with a good choice of restaurants, pub and bars. The nearby towns of Windsor, Camberley and Guildford provide more extensive amenities.
For commuters, the area is well served with easy connections to the motorway network (M3, M4 and M25), in turn providing access to Heathrow and Gatwick airports. Ascot and Sunningdale rail stations area also within easy reach.
Leisure facilities are plentiful and of excellent quality in the surrounding locale, with the majestic Windsor Great Park nearby, and the renowned Wentworth, Sunningdale and The Berkshire golf clubs close at hand. For the equestrian enthusiast, horse racing is available at Ascot and Windsor, and riding in Windsor Great Park and on Chobham Common.
The excellent schools in the area include Wellington College, Eton College, Lambrook, Papplewick, Heathfield School, Licensed Victuallers School, St. Georges, and St. Marys Ascot, to name a few. For international schooling, TASIS (The American School) and ACS (American Community School) are both within easy reach.
With Strutt & Parkers Sunningdale office on your left, head up Chobham Road and turn left onto London Road (A30). After just under a mile, turn right onto Devenish Road and continue for about a mile. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Bagshot Road. After about half a mile, the entrance to Oakwood House will be found on the right hand side.Read all