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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Upper Woolhampton, West Berkshire

Guide Price £325,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Grand Communal Hall
  • Generous L-Shaped Hallway
  • Cloakroom
  • Sitting Room with Fireplace
  • Luxuriously Equipped Kitchen
  • Bedroom with En-suite Bath/Shower Room
  • Large South Facing Roof Terrace
  • Underground Garaging for Two Cars
  • Professionally Landscaped Communal Grounds
  • Tranquil Location

Full description

An exquisite and superbly presented one bedroomed top floor apartment with large south facing roof terrace set within this attractive historic building formerly Douai School, enjoying an elevated tranquil location at the heart of the West Berkshire countryside between Reading and Newbury.

Newbury - 8 miles
Reading - 11 miles
Theale (M4/J12) - 6 miles
Central London - 50 miles
Midgham Station - 1 mile
(mileages are approximate)

Upper Woolhampton
Situated in an elevated position on the edge of the Kennet Valley within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty surrounded by glorious open countryside interspersed with many historic villages providing excellent outdoor facilities and within easy driving distance of the Bradfield Sports and Tennis Complex. The thriving commercial centres of Reading and Newbury are easily accessible enjoying excellent shopping, leisure and night life venues.

Abbey Gardens
An award winning development completed by Bewley Homes Plc in 2006 providing a wide selection of elegant properties including the magnificent refurbishment of the Grade II Listed original school buildings together with a variety of new houses of sympathetic design.

A visit to this unrivalled scheme is highly recommended to fully appreciate the quality and design complemented by the elevated position with views across the Kennet Valley.

No.23 is contained within the Great Hall approached through formal garden and magnificent communal hallway with lift/stair access to the first and second floors. The apartment is located on the second floor and features very appealing stone mullion and dormer windows with particularly fine views to the south over The Quadrangle (a section of the grounds) with fields beyond. From the kitchen window, views can be enjoyed over School Court (another section of the grounds) and from the bedroom window, there are distant views towards the Hampshire Downs.

Grand Communal Hall, Generous L-Shaped Hallway, Cloakroom, Sitting Room with Fireplace, Luxuriously Equipped Kitchen, Bedroom with Ensuite Bath/Shower Room, Large South Facing Roof Terrace, Underground Garaging for Two Cars, Professionally Landscaped Communal Grounds, Tranquil Location, On-Site Concierge/Estate Manager.

Presented in immaculate order throughout as illustrated on the accompanying floor plan featuring the following:

Electric underfloor heating with individual room thermostats
Panelled internal doors with brass fittings
French oak luxury kitchen with integrated Bosch appliances
Security Entry Phone System
Luxuriously appointed cloakroom and bath/shower room with Villeroy and Boch sanitary ware
Sitting room with attractive open fireplace and moulded cornices to ceiling as well as magnificent stone mullion leaded-light windows and door overlooking and enabling access to roof terrace
Excellent built-in cupboard/wardrobe space as well as eaves storage space
TV and FM aerial points to all principal rooms


Communal Grounds: The communal gardens are a feature of the scheme comprising formal courtyard spaces, water feature, pathways, manicured lawns and varieties of specimen trees, all of which are maintained to the highest standard for the enjoyment of the residents.

Car parking: Secure underground garaging with allocated spaces for two cars together with lift access to ground level.

Energy Performance Rating: EPC exempt due to the building being Grade II Listed.

Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected.

Local Authority: West Berkshire District Council, Market Street, Newbury.

Council Tax: Payable for the year 2015/2016 £1,528.47 (Band D).

Tenure: The property is held upon the balance of a 999 year lease at a ground rent of £150 per annum.

Service Charge: The service charge for 2016 is £3,803.15 per annum to include all common part internal and external maintenance, cleaning, building insurance and a contribution towards the developments reserve fund.

The developments owner led management company ensures that the buildings and grounds are kept in an immaculate condition under the supervision of their own Estate Manager.

Post Code: RG7 5TZ.

Directions: From Theale (M4/J12) proceed west on the A4 towards Newbury, continue past the turning to Beenham and then go straight across at the roundabout. After about two thirds of a mile, turn right into Cods Hill, proceed up this road where after about one mile the scheme will be found on the right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 February 2016


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