< Back to search results 4 bedroom Detached house for sale in Oving Road, Whitchurch



Brook House is a substantial detached property in a non estate location on the edge of the village. It sits within a well established tree studded plot behind a screen of some of the aforementioned trees, and mature shrubs.
The elevations are of red brick with tile hung detailing beneath a clay tile roof and there are large pvcu double glazed picture windows providing excellent natural light to the interior. At the entrance is a porch that has a solid wood door and encasement windows
which in turn leads into the reception hall. Here resides the staircase, the floor is tiled and there is a cloakroom with a wc and wash basin. The sitting room is of good proportions stretching from the front to the back of the house and centrally situated is a handsome open fireplace of carved marble and black granite containing a ‘Jetmaster’ convector fire that has a fitted guard. Further on is a brick and pvcu conservatory with floor tiles that overlooks and has doors out to the garden. The study also enjoys a garden view and in the dining room is original parquet flooring. Again the kitchen/breakfast room benefits from the garden aspect, the kitchen comprising beech units and granite effect surfaces. Remaining is a ‘Whirlpool’ microwave and a dual fuel Aga Rangemaster cooking range with 5 gas
burners, hotplate accessory, two ovens and a grill. Above the hob is an extractor hood and space is plumbed for a dishwasher. Double doors off the
breakfast room open into a lovely courtyard. In the utility room are more beech units, worktops, a sink, and capacity for a washing machine and tumble dryer. There are doors to outside and the garage.
Upstairs all four bedrooms are doubles, two with ensuites, the principle bedroom also a dressing room, and the two spare rooms built in wardrobes. The family bathroom has a tiled floor and a white suite of wc, wash basin and a panelled bath, over which is a Mira shower.

Agents note: The loft space is sizable with a ladder, it is boarded and has a light. In 2001 planning was granted to convert it into a room.


There is extensive parking by way of gravelling that can accommodate at least several vehicles. The double garage has an electric roller door, power, lighting, and doors to the house and a personal door. The rear is L shaped with a private, lit, walled courtyard. A stone terrace continues along the back of the property and incorporated into the patio is a small water feature. Either side of the enclosed lawn are raised brick flower beds and a variety of seasoned bushes and trees including a productive fig. Behind an arch and tall hedge is a second secluded lawn dotted with fruit trees and at the end is a playhouse.
Side access is to both flanks, on the right stands a shed and the left has a wide paved area and a greenhouse.