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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Oakley Road, Caversham Heights

Sold STC £745,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Situated in the heart of Caversham Heights and within the catchment area for Caversham Primary School is this five bedroomed Edwardian semi-detached house dating back to 1907 and retaining virtually all of its character appeal. The property benefits from substantial accommodation on three levels including a stunning loft conversion, is presented in good order throughout, and enjoys a super rear garden approaching 120` in depth offering complete seclusion. Both Caversham and Reading centres are within striking distance as is Reading mainline railway station and all local amenities are within walking distance.

A large reception hall is laid to stripped and waxed floorboards and gives access to both reception rooms, the kitchen/family room, the cloakroom and a deep under stairs storage cupboard. The living room is of generous proportion and enjoys an original open fireplace, as does the large dual aspect dining room, with French doors leading to the garden. The kitchen/family room is a particular feature of the property fitted with an extensive range of base and eye level units, with granite work surfaces, and with French doors leading to the rear garden.

The landing with a staircase rising to the second floor accommodation gives access to four bedrooms, the family bathroom, and a substantial loft space.

A landing gives access to the shower room, and furthermore, a stunning feature of the house, being bedroom five. This super room has built-in wardrobes, eaves storage cupboards and a full width window overlooking Caversham Heights and beyond. The shower room has been recently installed in white.

The front garden is laid to brick paviour and affords space for one vehicle whilst the rear garden is a superb feature of the property approaching 150` in depth and enjoying a high degree of privacy and a sunny, southerly aspect. A full width terrace leads to a well-tended expanse of lawn skirted by flower and shrub beds, and beyond is a further lawned area interspersed and skirted by fruit trees and again established shrub beds. There are two timber sheds and the whole is enclosed and secluded by mature foliage and timber fencing.

The full width terrace extends to the side of the house and benefits from an overhead pagoda with established grape vine. There is side access, lighting and tap.

Living room: 17`2` max x 14`10` max
Dining room: 13`4` x 11`10`
Kitchen/Family room: 21` x 10`8`
Bedroom one: 14`2` x 12`10`
Bedroom two: 13`2` x 11`9`
Bedroom three: 13`7` x 10`7`
Bedroom four: 10`5` x 6`5`
Bedroom five: 20`5` x 18`1` max

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 October 2016


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