- Handsome early Georgian house
- Beautifully proportioned reception rooms
- Exceptional large family kitchen
- Self-contained staff flat
- Recently renovated
- Coach house with stables and garaging
- Gardens, paddocks and parkland
- Far-reaching rural views
- EPC Exempt
A handsome Grade II Listed early Georgian house extending to over 9000 sq ft, set in 7.5 acres of gardens and parkland in an accessible rural location.
Hall Court is located in pretty countryside between the West Berkshire villages of Midgham Green and Woolhampton, on the edge of the North Wessex Downs area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Woolhampton offers a range of local amenities including two public houses, a primary school, shop and a station on the Newbury- Reading train line (London Paddington from 55 minutes).
Thatcham offers a range of amenities including a Waitrose Supermarket and the market town of Newbury is 7 miles to the West and offers wider range of shops and services including a Cinema and ‘John Lewis’. Reading is 11 miles to the East and has a fast train service to London Paddington, taking from 27 minutes. The A4 (Bath Road) gives excellent access to the M4 (Junction 12) for London, Heathrow Airport and the wider motorway network.
There are many well-regarded schools in the area, including Elstree Preparatory School in Woolhampton, Brockhurst and Marlston House, Horris Hill, Cheam, Downe House, Pangbourne and Bradfield.
West Berkshire is known for its wide range of leisure and sporting facilities including racing at Newbury and Ascot, hunting with the Vine and Craven, fishing on the River Kennet and excellent shooting. The renowned Watermill Theatre is located at Bagnor near Newbury.
Hall Court is a wonderful Grade II listed former vicarage. Dating from the early 18th Century, the property can be identified as ‘Hall Court Manor’ as far back as the 13th Century. becoming a vicarage in 1804. Hall Court has recently been the subject of an extensive, sophisticated scheme of renovation and improvement, making an exceptional family home. With elegant Georgian proportions and features,, the half-glazed front door opens from the fine pillared portico into a particularly wide and light reception hall, with formal reception rooms off it, the drawing room with French doors opening to the terrace. Each room features a fine marble fireplace and the kitchen/ breakfast room has a large dining area and an adjoining family room. Beyond the kitchen there is access through to the coach house and staff flat. A delightful galleried landing, leads to a master bedroom with a dressing room and large en suite bathroom, a guest suite, three further bedrooms (one en suite) and a family bathroom. A secondary staircase gives direct access from the kitchen, and more bedrooms.
Currently stables and garaging on the ground floor and a first floor staff flat. A further traditional brick stable block currently provides two loose boxes and may also have scope for a further range of uses.
Gardens and Grounds
Hall Court has a wonderful approach with a sweeping gravel drive leading up to the house. To the front of the house is a formal garden with a lawn below. The parkland beyond features some beautiful oak trees. There is also a part walled garden with an extensive dining terrace, kitchen garden and a private courtyard
Square Footage: 9081 sq ft
Acreage: 7.49 Acres
From London take the M4, leaving the motorway at junction 12 (signposted Bath Rd/A4 and Theale). At the roundabout take the first exit onto Bath Road and follow the road for approximately 6 miles, coming into the village of Woolhampton. After passing The Angel on your right hand side take the second right onto New Road Hill (signposted Midgham Green and Bucklebury). Follow the lane for approximately ½ mile and the driveway for Hall Court will be seen on the left hand side.
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