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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Shop Lane, Leckhampstead, Newbury

Guide Price £1,325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 5 Reception rooms
  • Outbuilding
  • Garden and orchard

Full description

A period farmhouse and separate barn conversion with workshop in a quiet setting on the edge of the village

Hall, 2 Reception rooms, Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility room, Master bedroom and bathroom, 3 Further Bedrooms, Family bathroom, 2 bedroom barn conversion and workshop, Garden and orchard, In all 0.75 acres (0.303 hectares)

This fine period farmhouse is thought to date from 1830. It has recently been modernised and is well presented throughout with light, good sized, south facing reception areas and comfortable bedrooms as well as a recently fitted kitchen/breakfast room and bathrooms. Lying immediately to the east
of the house is a former brick and timber barn which has been partly converted to a two bedroom barn conversion which offers tremendous potential. Hill Farm is set in its own garden with a separate access onto the village street and includes a
former commercial workshop which offers further
opportunities for those wanting to work from home or requiring additional accommodation.

The Location
The Old Farmhouse is located close to the centre of this popular village adjoining farmland. This attractive small village is surrounded by unspoilt rolling farmland forming part of the North Wessex area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB). It is
within a short driving distance of Newbury as well as to Oxford, Reading and Swindon. It enjoys excellent communications to London and the rest of the country by road via the M4 and A34 and by rail via Newbury or Didcot Parkway stations.

• Newbury 6.5 miles
• Wantage 12.5 miles
• Oxford 22 miles
• M4 (J13) 4.5 miles
• Newbury to Paddington Station 55 minutes

The Garden
There is an attractive south facing garden enclosed by hedges lying to the front of The Old Farmhouse together with a short drive and car parking. Access to Hill Farm is via a driveway lying to the rear of The Old Farmhouse which leads to a courtyard
garden in front of the barn conversion and workshop. From here a path leads to an attractive and well stocked orchard lying to the south of the barn conversion and currently screened by a wall.

Property Information
Services: Mains water and electricity, private drainage, LPG central heating to The Old Farmhouse and Hill Farm.

Council tax: G

Postcode: RG20 8QG

Local Authority: West Berkshire Council - 01635 42400

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with the Newbury Office 01635 45501

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 June 2016

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