Reddish Manor is nestled in a valley in the Chiltern Hills at the edge of the village of Sonning Common. Timber framed and oak panelled, it has four reception rooms, nine bedrooms and sleeps eighteen in comfort. It is the most beautiful quirky old English home full of wonderful antiques and collectibles. The owner is an interior designer. There is a heated outdoor swimming pool, large gardens of four acres and seating areas for relaxing: plenty of space for entertaining both indoors and out by the pool. Reddish Manor is conveniently located near both the M4 and M40. Only twelve minutes from Henley-On-Thames and Reading with its frequent rail connections to London (30 mins). Ideal for the Henley Royal Regatta, Henley Festival, Royal Ascot and Windsor Races. Pets are extremely welcome and can sleep inside. There are fine eateries on the door step and some wonderful walks in this part of the Chilterns, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty enveloped by the River Thames.
Visiting Reddish Manor is like stepping back in time. However we have brought modern comforts: Wireless broadband Internet, electric security gates, plentiful parking, gas central heating, mains water, electricity and drainage.
It is a short walk to the village of Sonning Common which has excellent facilities including a new supermarket, superb Indian restaurant with take-away, library, health centre, veterinary clinic, bank and petrol station.
Along the nearby River Thames are some fabulous restaurants including the world class French Horn at Sonning. In the surrounding Chiltern villages there are ancient pubs with delicious food including The Crooked Billet in Stoke Row with live music, The Greyhound in Peppard (Anthony Worral Thompson) and The Lamb at Satwell.
There are three local theatres: The Watermill in Sonning, The Kenton in Henley and The Hexagon in Reading. Cinemas in Henley and Reading. Extensive shopping in Reading with all major stores represented including John Lewis and Debenhams.
Local country houses include Greys Court, Basildon Park and Mapledurham Estate with its ancient mill. There are many craft fairs and open air concerts and festivals in the summer months - from Garsington Opera to the Reading Festival and Jazz Festival. Windsor Castle is 25 miles away.
Please call Sarah Webb on 07799 690 631. If calling from outside of the United Kingdom, phone + 44 7799 690 631. Full payment on booking required.