Bearwater

Hungerford | Berkshire

A riverside wildlife habitat

Once mainly water meadows, Bearwater is a beautiful estate with its own lake, set in five acres of grounds on the banks of the River Dun. The two-bedroom properties are arranged around two well-established garden squares. Despite the attractively-remote feel, just a short walk across two wooden bridges and along a pretty riverside path brings you into the centre of Hungerford, arriving near the John o’ Gaunt Inn.

With its many original and beautiful buildings, this small historic town perfectly fits its setting in the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It has both essential shops and interesting independent retailers, being especially well-loved by antique collectors, and it hosts a weekly general market and a monthly farmers’ market. There are a number of unique cultural events that take place every year, including the ancient ceremony of Tutti Day and an Arts Festival. The town also has a mainline station and is close to the M4. The local area offers a wide variety of opportunities to explore the outdoors, from gentle walks along the canal at Hungerford Wharf and strolls amongst the famous snowdrops at Welford Park, to the stunning views across the county atop the hills of Combe Gibbet.

Properties built

35

1987

Estate Acreage

5

resident estate manager

gardener

riverside garden

By foot

  • John O'Gaunt Inn

    5 minutes

  • Co-Op Food

    5 minutes

  • Sunday Farmer's Market

    5 minutes

  • Hungerford Arcade Antiques Centre

    11 minutes

  • Hungerford Station

    13 minutes

By car

  • The Watermill Theatre

    8.5 miles

  • Newbury

    9.5 miles

  • Highclere Castle

    14 miles

  • Southampton Airport

    45 miles

By train

  • Reading

    32 minutes

  • London Paddington

    1 hour 3 minutes

  • Exeter St David's

    1 hour 45 minutes

  • The Watermill Theatre

    8.5 miles

  • Newbury

    9.5 miles

  • Highclere Castle

    14 miles

  • Southampton Airport

    45 miles

  • Reading

    32 minutes

  • London Paddington

    1 hour 3 minutes

  • Exeter St David's

    1 hour 45 minutes

Awards

What House? Award 1988

The Greenleaf Housing Award 1990

Properties for sale

There are currently no properties for sale at this estate. You can explore other estates below, or click Contact Us to be kept informed of when properties become available.

Explore our Estates

Tap the map icons to start exploring our estates, or select a county from the list below the map.

NEW PROPERTIES AT STUART COURT

More

Wyke Mark

25 homes, a pleasant stroll from Winchester through the water meadows

More

Les Blancs Bois

44 homes in the Channel Islands

More

Dunchurch Hall

23 homes surrounding a delightful converted hunting lodge in the Warwickshire countryside

More

Turnpike Court

More

Bluecoat Pond

Cottages and apartments around a Victorian pond

More

Crittles Court

Traditional style buildings, in a Sussex village

More

Mytchett Heath

43 homes set among woods and exotic trees

More

Cobham Park

21 homes in an idyllic Surrey mansion, with exceptional facilities

More

Bramley Grange

22 homes in a picturesque village close to Guildford

More

Northfield Court

24 homes in an unspoilt seaside hub of activity

More

Hasells Courtyard

9 homes in glorious Constable countryside

More

Hayes End Manor

More

Fullands Court

30 homes including a listed Georgian building

More

Ashcombe Court

31 homes including a converted mansion, in a bustling market town

More

Malthouse Court

26 homes in the heart of Northamptonshire

More

Church Place

25 homes on the edge of London

More

North Mill Place

25 homes in Halstead, including a converted mill

More

Walpole Court

24 homes in the heart of Hardy country

More

Sandbourne Court

16 homes near the sea

More

Home Farm

27 homes in the beautiful Dorset countryside, including a converted dairy

More

Flacca Court

20 homes with views over the Peckforton hills

More

St Mary’s Court

15 homes in Beaconsfield Old Town

More

Old Town Farm

16 homes in a converted farm, with a pool

More

Abbey Mill

18 homes overlooking the River Bollin

More

Framers Court

20 homes in the delightful Buckinghamshire countryside

More

The Vinery

30 homes with views over the harbour

More

Wye House

19 homes, in and around a Georginan mansion and formal garden

More

Manor Court

24 homes, inspired by Elizabethan almshouses, with a lovely woodland area

More

Islescourt

26 homes set in the Marlborough Downs

More

Earls Manor Court

20 homes, with traditional chequerboard stonework

More

Church Leat

31 homes with views over the mill stream

More

Bemerton Farm

16 homes, converted from the model farm of the Dowager Countess of Pembroke

More

St Peter’s Close

19 homes, built in traditional brick and flint, with a listed barn

More

Seymour Place

27 homes, just off Odiham's historic high street

More

Berehurst

20 homes, just a few moments from Jane Austen's home

More

Timbermill Court

18 homes beside the water meadows of the River Avon

More

St Luke’s Court

21 homes, some in a converted listed Georgian building, overlooking Marlborough

More

University Farm

39 homes around the duck pond in idyllic Moreton in Marsh

More

Stuart Court

33 homes next to the National Trust's Minchinhampton Common

More

The Orchard

29 homes, designed in the style of a traditional Cotswold street

More

Mill Place

16 homes next to a pretty mill stream

More

Allcourt

20 homes, in a traditional wild flower meadow

More

Upper Brook Hill

27 homes in the heart of historic Woodstock

More

Remenham Row

12 homes with private river frontage in Henley

More

The Playing Close

16 homes around the traditional village green

More

Penstones Court

22 homes in the Vale of the White Horse

More

Herringcote

19 homes, within a moment of the Thames & Dorchester Abbey

More
Lyefield Court & The Conifers, Emmer Green, Berkshire

Lyefield Court & The Conifers

39 homes on the edge of Berkshire's county town

More
Swans on Bearwater Lake

Bearwater

35 homes on the banks of the River Dun

More

Hildesley Court

20 homes in a quintessential village

More

Badsworth Gardens & Copperbeech Place

27 homes nestled in woodland, on the edge of town

More

Thames Bank

21 stunning homes in an Edwardian style, on the banks of the River Thames

More

Muskerry Court

23 homes in a traditional parkland setting

More

Eylesden Court

22 homes sitting among the oast houses

More

Atwater Court

29 homes in a walled garden & orchard

More

Berrow Court

30 homes next the water meadows of the Ham

More

Barton Farm

24 homes in a converted farm, with a Grade I listed tithe barn

More

Carysfort Close

17 homes in the delightful Cambridgeshire countryside

More

Churchfield Court

23 homes, with an attractive meadow, a few miles from Cambridge

More