An attractive attached double fronted property, thought to have been built in the early 1700s. The property has been extended to provide spacious accommodation whilst conveying unique warmth and character. The principal rooms are of generous proportions with elegant high ceilings, lots of natural light and period detailing. There is a private mooring and river Thames frontage of approximately 76′.
Situated in the small riverside hamlet of Temple, less than 2 miles from Marlow town centre which provides a superb selection of shops, bars and restaurants. Convenient for access to rail, bus and the motorway networks, London's Heathrow airport is approximately 22 miles away by car. Recreation facilities can be found within half a mile at The Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre. The river offers endless activities with the International Royal Henley Regatta upstream followed by the Arts & Music Festival.
On raised ground on the banks of a Thames backwater, with a 76′ frontage and mooring, the property is approached through a five bar gate to gravelled drive which leads to the garage. The grounds have been carefully landscaped to provide usable and private areas with a lower deck to the mooring to take full advantage of the delightful riverside location.
This superb period home, believed to date from the early 18th century, the house has been lovingly tended and enjoyed by the present owners. The property has a flexible layout with three formal reception rooms, a rear conservatory overlooking the riverside dock and an additional guest annexe, careful consideration has been given to all extensions and improvements to enhance the original character. Full appreciation of the character and charm can only be gained by internal viewing. From the master bedroom suite with ensuite bathroom to the imposing bay fronted double aspect drawing room to the contemporary kitchen with its granite tops, Aga and additional appliances, the layout will equally accommodate riverside family living, guests or home working.
Temple, Marlow, Berkshire SL7