A commanding detached residence, with ancillary accommdation, in an exclusive address

Situated off a highly regarded private road in one of Sunninghill's most exclusive and private residential areas, an imposing property of grand proportions that exudes a sense of luxury. The wonderfully light and creatively designed accommodation is arranged over three floors and lends itself extremely well to formal entertaining and relaxed family living. In addition to the main house, here is also ancillary accommodation in the form of a self-contained apartment located above the triple garage.

The principal reception rooms emanate from the fabulous galleried reception hall and include an outstanding triple aspect summer room that leads off the beautifully appointed dining room. In addition to a generous drawing room, with two sets of double doors opening out to the terrace, there is a family room and a library, providing additional options for relaxation.

The capacious kitchen/breakfast room, fitted with an extensive range of units, a central island and built in appliances, enjoys direct access to the raised entertaining terrace. Of particular note is the wine cellar in the kitchen that holds up to 500 bottles of wine. The ground floor further comprises a study, a utility room, and two cloakrooms.

On the first floor there is a magnificent principal suite comprising a sizeable bedroom with access to its own balcony overlooking the garden, a dressing room and a stylish bathroom. There is an additional suite comprising a bedroom, dressing room and bathroom, and three further bedrooms with en suites, one also with a balcony.

Located on the upper floor is a vast media/games room with an adjoining bathroom and a large storage area. It should also be noted that there is air conditioning throughout.

This property has 1 acres of land.


The House in the Wood is approached by electric wrought iron gates and brick paviour driveway, providing ample parking and leading to the triple garage. The beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds are a particular highlight of the property and are principally laid to lawn. Running along the rear of the property is a raised, full width entertaining terrace, with steps descending to the garden below which boasts a superb array of well-established shrubs, specimen plants, trees and hedges, combining to provide privacy and seclusion. The garden backs onto woodland, thereby creating a tranquil and private environment.


House is the Wood is set back off a highly regarded private road in one of Sunninghill’s most exclusive residential areas. Sunninghill is located less than a mile from Sunningdale, with its wide range of facilities and services for day-to-day needs, along with a train station. The property is also conveniently located for the bustling Ascot High Street with its selection of shops cafes and restaurants.

There are prestigious golf clubs in the area including Wentworth, Sunningdale, The Berkshire and Swinley Forest, and horse racing may be enjoyed at Ascot Racecourse and at Windsor. Polo is available at The Guards Polo Club at Smith's Lawn, Windsor Great Park and at The Royal Berkshire Polo club. The picturesque Virginia Water Lake, Windsor Great Park, and Chobham Common provide opportunities for walking and cycling.

Educational facilities in the area are excellent for children of all age groups. Schools include Eton College, Royal Holloway, St. Mary’s School, Coworth Park, Heathfield, St. George’s, Papplewick, The American Community School and TASIS in Egham.


Exit the M25 motorway at Junction 13 and follow the A30 towards Bagshot and Camberley, passing through Englefield Green and Virginia Water. When you reach Sunningdale (and before the level crossing) turn right into Broomhall Lane (B383) and follow the road (becoming Rise Road). After almost a mile, turn right into Larch Avenue and continue for about 0.3 miles and turn left into a gravelled lane with a sign to House in the Wood. Turn into the lane and follow to the end where you will find the property on the right.

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Other features

  • Reception hall
  • 6 Reception rooms
  • Media/games room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Wine cellar, utility room & 2 cloakrooms
  • 2 Bedroom suites (1 with balcony)
  • 3 Further bedrooms (1 with balcony and all en suite)
  • Self-contained apartment
  • Garaging for 3 cars
  • Approaching an acre of gardens

Other details

  • Floorplan
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Ref: ASC210081

Larch Avenue Sunninghill Berkshire SL5

Guide Price

Ref: ASC210081

Larch Avenue Sunninghill Berkshire SL5

Guide Price