Grapevine Estate Agents - Welcome to "The School Cottage," a captivating piece of history reborn as a luxurious residence, nestled on Ruscombe Lane in the charming village of Ruscombe. Originally erected as the village schoolhouse in the Victorian era, this remarkable property now stands as a stunning conversion of a Grade II listed Victorian schoolhouse. Its location, just half a mile from Twyford Station, offers the perfect blend of tranquility and convenience, with direct rail links to London Paddington and easy access to the Crossrail connection to the City of London and Canary Wharf.
Dating back to 1874, this exquisite home boasts a rich heritage and a wealth of distinctive features, as you step inside, you'll discover a world of character and elegance.
On the ground floor, you'll find a welcoming entrance hall, providing access to a convenient cloakroom and an inviting staircase leading to the upper level. The entrance hall seamlessly flows into the dining room, creating an open and airy ambiance. From here, you can access both the well-appointed kitchen and the spacious living room. The living room, boasting double doors, leads you to a sun-drenched sunroom, enveloped in the warmth of natural light.
Venturing to the first floor, you'll encounter a spacious landing area that connects to three generously sized bedrooms and a well-appointed family bathroom, offering comfort and convenience for your everyday living needs.
Stepping outside, you'll find a private courtyard-style rear garden, a perfect haven for relaxation and outdoor entertainment. Convenient off-road parking and a garage add to the practicality of this wonderful property.
Location-wise, Ruscombe Lane provides easy access to the A4, leading you eastward to Maidenhead and westward to Reading. The proximity to Twyford Train Station, just half a mile away, ensures seamless journeys to London Paddington and upcoming connections on the new Crossrail line to Canary Wharf.
Twyford itself, a mere few minutes' walk away, offers a vibrant atmosphere with an array of eateries, pubs, and shops, including the convenience of a Waitrose. This splendid property is offered for sale with no chain complications.
In the wider vicinity, you'll find a host of amenities, including golf courses, sports clubs, and reputable schools such as Kendrick and Reading Grammar Schools, St Joseph's College, Leighton Park, The Abbey, Blue Coats in Sonning, and Queen Anne's in Caversham. Twyford's mainline train station ensures fast connections to London Paddington, Reading, and beyond.
Embrace the allure of "The School Cottage" and make this unique piece of history your own. Experience the perfect blend of character, convenience, and charm in a residence that stands as a testament to timeless elegance.