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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Englefield Road, Theale, Reading, Berkshire, RG7

Offers in Excess of £1,300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • In the heart of Theale
  • London in under an hour by train
  • Grade II Georgian former Rectory
  • Set within substantial grounds
  • Historical features
  • Accomodation of 4,500 sq ft
  • 5 Double bedrooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II listed Georgian former Rectory set within substantial grounds (exact size to be confirmed) dating back to 1830 and set within the heart of Theale Village just a few minutes walk to the train station giving access to London Paddington in an hour. Offering quick access to junction 12 of the M4 and excellent local schools the property offers flexible living accommodation of approximately 4500 sqft. The property and grounds accessed via a private driveway and adjacent to grounds of The Holy Trinity church, are packed with historical features including; high ceilings with original coving, fireplaces and oak flooring. Accommodation includes a grand entrance hall with sweeping staircase, 3 generously sized formal reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room, a laundry, pantry, cloak room and boot room. On the first floor there are 5 double bedrooms including a master with en-suite bathroom and a family bathroom. This unique house, which further boasts an extensive basement/wine cellar, a single garage and a walled garden was once the Church Rectory has only been sold twice in its history. We are looking for just the fourth owners of this piece of local history!

Theale is a large characterful village located on junction 12 of the M4 and just 5 miles west of Reading town centre and 13 East of Newbury. Theale has a quaint high-street with four excellent pubs, restaurants, a bank and a wide variety of shops to serve the local community. It has a countryside feel with many large lakes and a nature reserve. Arlington Business Park can be found beside the railway station and is home to some well recognised international firms such as KPMG, Pepsi Co and Hewlett Packard. There are excellent transport links with Theale railway station served by local services to Reading, Newbury and London within 45 minutes. Theale Primary school was rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted and there is also a well-regarded secondary school and private day nursery in the village. A range of private schools in the area include Bradfield College, Pangbourne College, St Andrews Prep, Elstree Prep and The Abbey in Reading.

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Added on Rightmove:
22 September 2016

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