5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Western Elms Avenue, Reading

Sold STC £775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully restored period family home
  • Tree-lined street just to the West of Reading town centre
  • Sitting room with fireplace
  • Library/snug with wood burner
  • Large kitchen/breakfast room
  • 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Cellars
  • Gorgeous West facing gardens of approx. 140 ft
  • Carport/store
  • Driveway parking for several cars

Full description

A rarely available period home in a favoured tree lined road just to the West of Reading town centre. Beautifully restored, and with substantial accommodation arranged over 4 floors, this property offers elegant and family friendly living.

Sitting room, library/snug, kitchen/dining room, cloakroom, 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, cellars and beautiful West-facing landscaped gardens of approx 140 ft. Carport/store and ample off-road parking.

Overview - A beautifully restored period family home in a favoured tree lined street to the West of Reading town centre

• Substantial Victorian 5 bed semi-detached home
• Elegant, family friendly accommodation
• Fabulous West-facing gardens of approx. 140 ft
• Further potential for conversion of attic space and cellar

The Property - A rarely available, substantial and beautifully restored Victorian family home situated in a desirable tree-lined street to the West of Reading town centre. The property has been lovingly and sympathetically updated to offer fantastic family-friendly accommodation in a convenient location minutes' walk from the bustle of the town centre and the station.

Arranged over 4 floors, the space extends to over 2,100 sq ft including the large kitchen/dining room with double doors to garden, the sophisticated drawing room with fireplace and cosy library/snug with woodburning stove and double doors to the terrace. On the first floor is the master bedroom with en-suite shower room, 3 further bedrooms and family bathroom. The second floor has another bedroom and also access to the large attic space which offers potential for conversion to a large master suite. The original coal cellar provides further storage, or could be converted to a cinema room or home office.

Outside, the secluded and private gardens have a beautiful aspect and are quiet and peaceful. Landscaped with a new sandstone terrace for summer entertaining, fruit trees and a willow tunnel as well as beds, borders and the original brick walls providing a mellow backdrop for the planting. To the side of the house, there is a carport/storage area and access onto the front garden and driveway with parking for several cars.

Location - Western Elms Avenue is a wide, tree-lined residential street with many beautiful period homes. Linking the Oxford Road with the Tilehurst Road, the area is easily accessible for Reading town centre, the mainline stations at Reading West and Reading as well as frequent buses to all parts of the local area.

Schools - All Saints Junior school rated ‘Outstanding’ by OFSTED and the Infants School is rated ‘Good’. St Edwards Prep School is nearby and there are highly rated grammar and private schools in Reading including Kendrick Girls, Reading Boys, The Abbey and St Josephs College.

Transport Links - Transport Links
Reading West Station 0.2 miles, Reading station 1.2 miles, London Paddington in 25 mins
Easy access to M4 J11, M25, M40 and Heathrow


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 August 2017

Nearest stations

  • Reading West (0.1 mi)
  • Reading (1.0 mi)
  • Tilehurst (2.0 mi)
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Patrick Williams, Pangbourne

4a Station Road, Pangbourne, RG8 7AN

0118 453 0186 Local call rate

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Patrick Williams, Pangbourne

4a Station Road, Pangbourne, RG8 7AN

0118 453 0186 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Reading West (0.1 mi)
  • Reading (1.0 mi)
  • Tilehurst (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Patrick Williams, Pangbourne

4a Station Road, Pangbourne, RG8 7AN

0118 453 0186 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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