2 bedroom penthouse for sale

Thorney House, Drake Way, Reading RG2 0GZ

Sold STC £135,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attention - First Time Buyers
  • 50% Shared Ownership
  • En suite master bedroom
  • Allocated parking

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Two bedroom flat available through Shared Ownership Scheme
Available for £135,000 for 50% share based on the marketing figure of £270,000
Monthly Rent - £319.01
Monthly Service Charge - £105.60
Total Monthly Charge - £424.61 PLUS MORTGAGE REQUIRED FOR 50% SHARE

This spacious top floor apartment is set in the popular Kennet Island development to the south of Reading town centre. Featuring high ceilings throughout, the accommodation comprises two bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite shower room, a spacious living/dining room with balcony, and open plan kitchen. Outside there is an allocated off street parking space as well as visitor parking spaces. There's also a gym, cafe, nursery and convenience store within the development.


Got a lot of stuff? You'll love the amount of storage you get in here; a large cupboard and an airing cupboard in the entrance hall as well as fitted wardrobes in the main bedroom. Plenty of room for the vacuum cleaner, ironing board and all manner of Christmas decorations.

This is a great base for a commuter - with regular buses in to the town centre and station. Trains from here can take you into London Paddington in 26 minutes.
Reading offers a multitude of leisure opportunities including shopping in the Oracle Centre, riverside dining in one of the many restaurants, walks along the river or theatre visits. If your travel ambitions take you further afield, Reading train station and the M4 motorway are nearby too.

We have been advised by the current owner that there are 90 years remaining on the lease.

This home includes:

  • Lounge Diner

    4.2m x 3.8m (15.9 sqm) - 13' 9" x 12' 5" (171 sqft)

    Sliding doors on to West facing balcony. Perfect for a glass of wine in the evening sun.

  • Kitchen

    2.8m x 1.9m (5.3 sqm) - 9' 2" x 6' 2" (57 sqft)

    Modern kitchen with electric oven, gas hob and integrated washer dryer. Space for a fridge freezer. Plenty of base and eye level cupboards.

  • Bedroom (Double) with Ensuite

    4.3m x 2.7m (11.6 sqm) - 14' 1" x 8' 10" (124 sqft)

    Large double bedroom with built in wardrobes. Door to ensuite shower room.

  • Bedroom 2

    2.9m x 2m (5.8 sqm) - 9' 6" x 6' 6" (62 sqft)

    Single bedroom.

  • Entrance Hall

    All rooms lead off the large hallway. There is also a large storage cupboard and an airing cupboard containing the hot water tank.

  • Please note, all dimensions are approximate / maximums and should not be relied upon for the purposes of floor coverings.

Additional Information:

  • Council Tax:

    Band C

  • Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Rating:

    Band C (69-80)

  • Service Charge:

    £105.6 Per Month

  • Service Included:

    Maintenance of communal grounds, lighting (internal and external communal areas), cleaning of communal staircase areas, maintenance of intercom entry system, buildings insurance


Marketed by EweMove Sales & Lettings (Reading) - Property Reference 11842


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2017

Nearest stations

  • Reading West (1.8 mi)
  • Reading (2.0 mi)
  • Earley (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Reading West (1.8 mi)
  • Reading (2.0 mi)
  • Earley (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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01274 399031 Local call rate

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