Located in the heart of henley town centre within a stone's throw of the river thames, a wonderful period home with the benefit of a south west facing walled garden & parking for four cars.

  • 5 Bedrooms

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  • Entrance hall into Sitting Room with inglenook fireplace & stairs to First floor: Stunning newly fitted Kitchen/Dining Room with island unit & breakfast bar:Cloaks/Utility Room: Playroom: Magnificent Living Room with Inglenook fireplace: Secondary staircase leading to first floor: Study: Bathroom 2

  • Master Bedroom: Beautifully fitted Bath/Shower Room: Bedroom5/Dressing Room: Guest Bedroom with beamed vaulted ceiling: 2 further bedrooms

  • Delightful south west facing walled gardens: Gas fired central heating: Parking for 4 vehicles


A wonderful opportunity to acquire a unique Grade II listed period property in a tucked away location within central Henley. Once a public house known as 'The Old Ship Inn', Wharfe Lane is one of Henley's most desirable locations being within a few moments of the River Thames and Henley Bridge. The Old Ship House has been beautifully refurbished with a blend of traditional and contemporary finishes, retaining many original features including a wealth of exposed timbers and two stunning inglenook fireplaces. The spacious accommodation offers a flexible layout both on the ground and first floor, providing different day to day living requirements for the individual owner. On entering the property, the front door gives access to a lovely sitting room/reception hall with a beautiful inglenook fireplace and views to the walled garden. A hallway leads to the elegant living room – a stunning 'long room' ideal for entertaining with a wonderful inglenook fireplace and exposed timbers.   The kitchen/breakfast room has recently been refurbished comprising a comprehensive range of built in cupboards, drawers and appliances including an island unit with breakfast bar area and quartz worksurfaces. Incorporated built in appliances include a 5 ring Halogen Neff hob with extractor hood over, built in dishwasher and built in Neff double oven and microwave. The kitchen/utility areas have additional under floor heating.   Off the kitchen is a tv/playroom and secondary staircase to first floor.
On the first floor is a delightful master suite with double aspect bedroom, superb bathroom with enclosed double ended oval bath, double basins set into vanity unit & storage below. The spacious dressing room is adjacent and has a range of built in wardrobes. ( This bedroom can be separately accessed via the secondary staircase and could be used as Bedroom 5). In addition, there are 3 good sized further bedrooms, one with a superb vaulted ceiling.


From Ballards Henley office proceed to the traffic lights in the town centre and turn right into Bell Street signposted to Oxford. At the end of this road take the first turning right into New Street which leads down to the river and as the road bend sharply to the right turn left into Wharfe Lane. The Old Ship House will be found along on the left hand side towards the end.

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