5 bedroom bungalow for sale

Marsh Benham, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20

Under Offer £1,300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 Reception rooms
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 bath/shower rooms
  • 1 bedroom annexe
  • kitchen/breakfast room
  • swimming pool
  • greenhouse
  • double garage
  • 2 stables, storage room
  • EPC Rating = F

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Stunning character home providing over 6,000sq.ft. of flexible accommodation. The property offers an annex, garaging and outbuildings with grounds of 1.47 acres in a parkland setting.

Location

Marsh Benham lies approximately 3 miles west of Newbury and 6 miles east of Hungerford, in an area designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The house is beautifully situated on the edge of Benham Valence parkland, with views over meadows on the approach to the property. The property has excellent access to major road and rail routes such as the M4 and A34 and the main line to London Paddington.
Newbury offers good shopping and entertainment facilities including Parkway shopping, cinema complex and the Corn Exchange, while there is also the Watermill Theatre at Bagnor.
The countryside around Marsh Benham offers plenty of opportunities for relaxing walks, with plenty of character village pubs close by.
Features such as the Kennet and Avon canal, Donnington Castle and Snelsmore Common are all to be explored, while a little further away, there is the Ridgeway national path.

Description

Sitting in Benham Park and converted approximately 30 years ago, Greenhouses offers a unique opportunity to own a single storey property with excellent and versatile living spaces.

Entering the property through a spacious lobby and reception hall, the main reception rooms lie ahead and open on to the conservatory and orangery. To the side of the house there is a bedroom wing offering a master bedroom suite and three further bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes. To the other side of the property there is a self contained annexe with its own bathroom and kitchen and access on to a greenhouse which could be converted to a further conservatory reception space. The indoor swimming pool located in the remaining greenhouse offers excellent relaxation and family space and includes a shower room and changing area.
Externally, the property offers various outbuildings which have been used as a games room, stables and storage.
The property is presented to a good standard, and offers excellent accommodation to suit most families' needs while occupying a very special setting.

The property is approached through wrought iron gates on to an
extensive gravelled drive parking area. The walled gardens provide a fantastic backdrop to this unique property and provide complete privacy. The gardens feature an orchard area and vegetable garden and several borders filled with mature shrubs.

Square Footage: 6,259 sq ft
Acreage: 1.47 Acres

Directions

From Newbury, take the A4 west towards Hungerford, cross the A34 and take the first exit from the roundabout to Hungerford. Follow this road for approximately 1 mile and turn left at the bottom of the hill signed to Marsh Benham. Continue for 0.4 miles and when the road bends sharply to the right, turn left through the brick gate pillars. Follow the road round to the left and follow the grave drive to the end.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 March 2017

Nearest stations

  • Newbury (2.3 mi)
  • Newbury Racecourse (2.9 mi)
  • Kintbury (3.1 mi)
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1 - 3 The Broadway, Newbury, RG14 1AS

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Nearest stations

  • Newbury (2.3 mi)
  • Newbury Racecourse (2.9 mi)
  • Kintbury (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Newbury

1 - 3 The Broadway, Newbury, RG14 1AS

01635 906025 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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