Five BR Detached House For Sale In Reading, Berkshire
5 BR, 4 BA
Little paddocksTidmarsh – berkshirePangbourne on Thames two miles (London Paddington within the hour) Reading 10 mis (London Paddington 27 minutes) M4 (Junction 12) 10mis Henley on Thames 11mis Newbury fifteen miles Oxford seventeen miles (Distances and times approximate)Privately located on the on the banks of The River Pang adjacent to the village church, just a quick drive to outstanding schooling, extensive shops and amenities, and mainline train station providing access to London in under the hour, this unique property enjoys a most relaxing ambience and outlook, privately situated in attractive mature gardens and grounds of approx 0.48 of an acre with terrific views, affording a delightful ‘Al Fresco’ lifestyle.A most striking contemporary home affording stunning state of the art and contemporary living, benefitting from exceptionally stylish and high quality fixtures fittings, with spacious accommodation extending to approx 3,993 sq. feet, inclusive of limited use areas, with an inspired and tasteful orientation, offering 5 beds, four baths, and six reception rooms.• An Exquisite Contemporary Family Residence Extending To Approx 3,993 sq. feet (Inclusive limited use area) Of Striking Architectural Design With Riverside Gardens of Approx 0.48 Of An Acre Wonderful Far-Reaching Views Afforded Over Meadows• Within Close Distance Of Extensive Amenities, Outstanding Schooling, Mainline Train station To London Paddington In Well Under The Hour• Private Driveway Ct. yard• Grand Galleried Vaulted Reception Hall• Cloakroom• Kitchen• Utility Room• Breakfast Room• Garden Room• Dedicated dining area area With Fireplace• Sitting area• Study• Family Room• Gymnasium• Grand Galleried Landing• Master Bedroom Suite With Balcony Dressing Room En-Suite Shower Room• two Further Guest Bedroom Suites With En-Suite Shower Rooms• two Further Bedrooms• Family Shower Room• Integral Double Garage• Integral Store• Extending Internally To Approx 3,993 square feet (Inclusive limited use area)• Mature Landscaped Riverside Gardens Grounds Of Approx 0.48 Of An Acre• Summer House With Veranda Overlooking The River Pang• Timber Terrace Besides The River PangSituationBelieved to have Saxon origins, the small village of Tidmarsh lies astride the A340 Pangbourne to Theale road and is very conveniently located just to the west of Reading in delightful open countryside. The River Pang flows through the village along the east side from its source high up in the Berkshire Downlands, on its way to meet the Thames at Pangbourne and historically the long straight road between Pangbourne and Theale is attributed to the Romans being a direct route from Silchester (Calleva) to the nearest crossing point on the Thames.The Parish Church of Saint Laurence has Norman origins notably with a superb carved doorway and 1 of the few apses found in the County, The 12th century Greyhound Inn, which has been serving ale since 1625, is of cruck timber frame construction with a thatched roof which sweeps down almost to the ground at the rear. In the centre of the village is the Millennium Recreation Ground. The countryside surrounding the village is particularly scenic and designated an area of ‘Outstanding Natural Beauty’.There are excellent road links to the M4 motorway and Reading and for rail commuters there are mainline stations at Pangbourne and Theale providing excellent services to Reading and London (Paddington) in under the hour.In addition to having well revered and outstanding local state primary and secondary schooling, the area is also extremely well served by an excellent range of private schooling, of particular note; Cranford House School, The Oratory Preparatory School, Moulsford Preparatory School, St Andrews Preparatory School, The Oratory School, Pangbourne College, Brockhurst Marlston House, Downe House, Rupert House School, Shiplake College, The Abbey School, Bradfield College, The Manor Preparatory School, Abingdon School, Abingdon Preparatory School, Radley College, and St Helen St Katharine.Crossrail (Elizabeth Line) services have commenced from Reading, with the full service scheduled to commence in 2021, which together with the completed electrification of the line has significantly improved travelling times to East and West destinations.Property descriptionLittle Paddocks is a most inspired state of the art and contemporary home, which yields great architectural merit, encompassing the most wonderful gardens and setting, on the edge of The River Pang, just adjacent to the village church.A spacious and imposing family home, which extends internally to approx 3,993 square feet, inclusive of limited use areas, the property internally affords 5 beds, four baths, and six receptions rooms, with additional amenity both internally and externally.The property successfully blends in architecturally both contemporary and traditional elements, creating a most stunningly characterful yet contemporary home which affords both open plan and traditional living, embracing its stunning gardens and grounds and private rural surroundings, with great views afforded over the meadows beyond The River Pang.Careful planning and attention has been provided to combine state of the art open plan living with that of a rather more traditional nature also, whilst embracing the delightful mature gardens and grounds and encapsulating an al fresco lifestyle, providing for an exquisite family home.OutsideLittle Paddocks stands well set back off the road, within a part-walled front garden, having a brick paviour driveway which leads up the house and integral garage, whilst off to 1 side there is a spacious gravelled forecourt also, affording very ample parking.The extensive gardens wrap their way around the house, but mainly lie to the rear and are mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and hedging providing an excellent degree of privacy and seclusion within the grounds. There is a paved stone laid terrace running across the back of the house, perfect for ‘Al Fresco’ dining and entertaining.Towards the bottom of the gardens, there is a delightful summer house with veranda overlooking The River Pang and meadows beyond. Adjoining The River Pang there is a timber terrace, wonderfully situated for entertaining, fishing, or dropping in your kayak or canoe.Delightfully mature, the gardens and grounds extend to approx 0.48 of an acre.General servicesServices: Mains water, electricity, and drainage are connected to the property. Central heating and hot water form oil fired boiler.Postcode: RG8 8EREnergy Efficiency Rating: C / 71Local Authority: West Berkshire District CouncilDirectionsFrom our offices in the centre of Goring turn left and proceed down the High Street across the River Bridge and up to the top of Streatley High Street where at the traffic lights turn left for Pangbourne. On reaching Pangbourne continue straight over at the mini-roundabout with the junction with the High Street and leave the village on the Tidmarsh Road. In a further 2mis on reaching Tidmarsh, Little Paddocks will be found off on the left hand side well set back, just before the Parish Church.ViewingStrictly by appointment through Warmingham Co.DisclaimerThe agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services so cannot verify that they are in working order. If required, the client is advised to obtain verification. These particulars are issued on the understanding that all negotiations are conducted through Warmingham Co. Whilst all due care is taken in the preparation of these particulars, no responsibility for their accuracy is accepted, nor do they form part of any offer or contract. Intending clients must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy prior to signing a contract.For more info: https://realtyww.info/houses/5-bed-detached-house-for-sale-in-reading-berkshire_i16135567
3,993 sq. ft.
Fireplace, Gym, Parking, Patio/Deck
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September 16 on RealtyWW