Shiplake Lodge is an immaculate brick and flint detached family home situated in a highly desirable private road location, just a short walk from the village centre, railway station and River Thames. The property was built by reputable builders Berkeley Homes and offers light, well proportioned accommodation comprising an entrance hall with limestone tiled floor and staircase to first floor, a cloakroom, there is a study, a good size kitchen breakfast room, a dining room with double doors to the rear garden and a light and airy sitting room with a fireplace and glazed doors to the rear garden. To the first floor there is a master bedroom suite, guest bedroom suite, two further double bedrooms, a fifth bedroom/study and a family bathroom. The current owners have recently had the property decorated internally and externally. The internal doors to the ground floor have also been updated with very attractive polished timber and glazed doors. Gardens and grounds The gardens surround the house and are enclosed by mature hedges and trees creating a good degree of privacy. The front garden is laid to lawn with mature shrub beds and borders. The rear garden is enclosed by a brick wall, there is a paved terrace and a further sun terrace situated in the corner. A shingle driveway provides off road parking for several cars and access to the double garage. Location Shiplake is situated on the banks of the River Thames approximately 3 miles south of Henley and has a village shop, a reputable butchers, several friendly pubs, a village school and railway station providing a regular rail service to Henley, Reading and London Paddington (50mins). Shiplake is also ideally situated for country or riverside walks, boating interests, cycling and horse riding. The residents of the village have access to the river via The Green for launching river craft. Shopping Henley on Thames and Marlow offer a wide selection of day to day shopping along with specialist retailers, boutiques and a wonderful choice of cafés and restaurants. Larger town centres of Oxford and Reading are within easy reach and offer a wider selection of shops and amenities. Schools Rupert House and St Mary's School in Henley, Moulsford Preparatory School, Shiplake College, The Oratory in Woodcote and Radley College, Queen Anne's School in Caversham and The Abbey School in Reading and buses to popular private schools in Abingdon. Recreation Badgemore Golf Club, Huntercombe Golf Club, Henley Golf club and Temple Golf club are all close at hand. Boating and marina facilities in Henley. Superb selection of rowing clubs and boating clubs. Racing nearby is at Ascot, Windsor and Newbury. Also nearby is Polo at Smiths Lawn, Windsor and The Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club. Shooting clubs. Many nearby Stables and equestrian facilities.