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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Icon House, Merchants Place, Reading, Berkshire, RG1

£277,500

Property Description

Key features

  • 150 metres from Reading train station
  • 2nd floor with lift access
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Open plan living area
  • Private balcony
  • No parking

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

This two bedroom 2nd floor town centre apartment is perfect for the commuter as the property has no parking on site but is approx 350 metres from Reading Train Station. Accommodation comprising; an open plan living area with a modern fitted kitchen, balcony, two double bedrooms and a bathroom. The property further benefits from lift access. With London Paddington just 25 minutes away by train, this apartment would suit young professionals or make an excellent investment.

Location:
Reading is one of the south east's largest towns only 25 minutes from London by train, with trains running every five minutes or so, Reading is home to many of the city's commuters. Reading also has easy links by road or rail to Swindon, Oxford, Basingstoke, Heathrow and farther afield. Beyond the hive of commercial activity, Reading is nestled in the heart of Royal Berkshire offering beautiful riverside walks on the Thames and tow path ambles on the Kennet and Avon canals and with the nearby Berkshire Downs and Chilterns, beautiful countryside is never far away. Reading offers a rich mix of shops and markets. In the heart of the town, The Oracle combines chic boutiques with department stores such as Debenhams and House of Fraser and within a minute's walk there are many high-street favourites including John Lewis and Marks & Spencer. There are restaurants, cafes and brasseries to suit every taste in Reading. Plus there are numerous bars and restaurants on the Oracle Riverside.
Reading school founded in 1125 is the 16th oldest school in England, there are 6 other state secondary schools along with 37 state primary schools in the borough. In addition there are some well-recognised and top ranked independent and public schools in Reading and its surrounding catchment. Schools such as Leighton Park, Queen Annes, The Abbey, Crosfields, Bradfield College, The Oratory and Bluecoat are just some of the outstanding public schools in the area. Kendrick girls' school is one of the top grammar schools in the UK. Reading University established in 1892 is a 'red brick' and ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world. There are almost 23,000 students from all over the globe.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Reading (0.1 mi)
  • Reading West (0.8 mi)
  • Earley (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Winkworth, Reading

Blagrave House 17 Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QB

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Winkworth, Reading

Blagrave House 17 Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QB

0118 453 0016 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Reading (0.1 mi)
  • Reading West (0.8 mi)
  • Earley (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Winkworth, Reading

Blagrave House 17 Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QB

0118 453 0016 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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