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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Ruscombe Lane, Twyford, Reading, Berkshire, RG10

Sold STC £750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning conversion of a grade II listed Victorian School House
  • Half a mile from Twyford Train Station (under an hour to Paddington)
  • 29ft Reception room with Vaulted Ceilings
  • Mezzanine area and two further bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Garage
  • Courtyard garden perfect for entertaining

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Old School House offers the buyer a stunning conversion of this grade II listed Victorian school House just half a mile from Twyford Station with its direct links to London Paddington and soon (2018/19) to feature on the Crossrail link to the City of London and Canary Wharf. Built in 1874 the property has a wealth features including the delightful vaulted ceilings, mezzanine area and high windows which give the home a unique bright and spacious living space. The ground floor which is entered either to the rear through the delightful country style kitchen/diner or from the entry hall to the front further comprises; a bedroom, bathroom, utility room and a splendid 29ft reception room with stripped wooden floors, wood burner and vaulted ceilings which look up into the mezzanine area on the first floor. The first floor, which can be accessed from either a wrought iron spiral staircase or from the reception room into the mezzanine/3rd bedroom further comprises a spacious and attractive master bedroom suite with a dressing area and 'wet room' en-suite bathroom complete with designer fittings. The property further benefits from a private courtyard style rear garden complete with a thatched seating and entertaining area complete with heating and lighting, off road parking and a garage. The property is conveniently located just a few minutes' walk from the centre of Twyford with its excellent selection of eateries, pubs and shops including a Waitrose and is for sale with no chain complications.

Ruscombe Lane runs off the London Road which is the main Road running through the centre of Twyford. It offers excellent access to the A4 heading toward Maidenhead to the East and Reading to the West. The Old School house is half a mile from Twyford Train Station with its direct links to London Paddington and soon to feature on the new Crossrail train line direct to Canary Wharf.
Twyford is approximately 6 miles from Reading, with its variety of local shops and amenities including Waitrose, doctors, dentists, chemists, bank, post office and a number of restaurants, cafes and public house. The local area provides golf at Sonning and Royale, Hockey and Cricket in Sonning, Rowing and Rugby in Henley, plus gymnasiums and health clubs in the surrounding area. The nearby town of Reading has a number of highly regarded schools including Kendrick and Reading Grammar Schools, St Josephs College, Leighton Park and The Abbey plus Blue Coats in Sonning and Queen Anne's in Caversham, most of which offer school bus services with collection and drop of points close to Twyford. The mainline train station at Twyford offers fast services to London Paddington and Reading with connections to the West Country and West Coast mainline services.

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Added on Rightmove:
02 September 2016

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