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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Post Office Road, Inkpen, Berkshire, RG17

Guide Price £1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning location
  • Great opportunity
  • 0.5 acre plot
  • Five bedrooms
  • Two ensuites
  • Double garage
  • Two miles to mainline train station to Paddington
  • 10 miles to A34/M4 junction

Full description

Great location, fabulous space and superb opportunity! Charlwood is a modern five bedroom home, offering flexible accommodation and sits perfectly in the centre of its well-maintained 0.5 acre plot. It is a fantastic family home, and has been enjoyed by the current owners for the past 18 years. There is approx 100 feet of garden and gravel drive to the front, and approx 150 feet of rear garden backing onto paddock land. The rear garden is extremely private as it is bordered by woodland and paddock. Due to its south-easterly aspect, the garden and patio area benefit from the sun throughout the day. The spacious and light accommodation consists of: entrance hall, study, kitchen/dining/family room with door to rear patio, dining room, living room with open fire and door to rear patio, utility room, cloakroom, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom with separate shower, guest bedroom with ensuite bathroom with separate shower, three further double bedrooms and family bathroom. If desired, there is ample space for further extension of the property (stpp). Benefits include double garage (with direct access to the house), gas fired central heating, high-speed broadband and mains drainage; with NO ONWARD CHAIN.

Location - Inkpen was listed by the Sunday Times as one of the most desirable places to live in the United Kingdom. The sprawling village is situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by breath-taking countryside, yet is only two miles from the mainline rail-link, with direct trains to London Paddington. Inkpen has a village primary school, and other excellent state and private schools can be found in the local area. There are also two village pubs offering accommodation. Two miles away, on the Kennet and Avon Canal, is the village of Kintbury, which in addition to the railway station, provides: butcher, baker, corner shop, doctors surgery, and additional pubs. The A34/M4 junction is roughly 10 miles away.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor - Charlwood is set back from the road approximately 100ft and approached on a gravel drive with plenty of parking by the double garage to the front of the property. Through front door to the entrance hall where the stairs are immediately in front. All principal rooms are accessed off the entrance hall. To the front of the property is the study. There is a cloakroom then the kitchen/dining/family room which extends to the rear of the property. This spacious room has windows to the side and rear which overlook the stunning south-east facing garden and paddock beyond. There is a door to the rear patio. Off the kitchen is the large dining room, again with windows providing stunning views over the garden. There is a second door from the dining room back into the hall. The living room, which has an open fireplace, is at the rear of the house, again with views and a door to the patio and rear garden. Finally there is a door into the double garage from the hall with twin opening doors and has a large loft above.

First Floor - The spacious light hallway provides access to the master bedroom which has built-in wardrobes and windows to the rear of the property giving lovely views across the garden to the paddocks. The master is well appointed with a large en-suite with separate shower and bath and under floor heating. Bedroom two is on the opposite side of the house and also has the advantage of an en-suite with separate bath and shower and under floor heating. Bedroom three is to the front of the property overlooking the well maintained lawn. Bedrooms four and five face the rear of the property with a family bathroom.

Outside -

Gardens - The well maintained mature gardens stretch approximately 150ft to a fence which then overlooks a paddock. A patio runs adjacent to the rear of the property. There are several private corners to the garden which are used by the current owners to either follow the sun or find some shade as required. To the left hand side of the property there is a five-bar gate allowing access from the front to the rear garden.

Services & Council Tax - Electricity, gas, mains drainage and water are connected to the property. The house is connected to superfast braodband. The property is in Band F. Current charge for 2016-2017 is: £2,266.82. Telephone West Berkshire Council on: 01635 42400.

Directions - From Downer & Co.'s offices in Cheap Street take the Enborne Road heading west out of Newbury and continue through Hampstead Marshall. On exiting Hampstead Marshall take the second left into Forbury Lane. At the crossroads by the cemetery continue straight over into Kintbury Road. Continue for about 0.7 of a mile where Charlwood can be found on the left hand side.

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