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The Old Lane, Reading, RG1

Guide Price
Added on 13/09/2021
Purplebricks, covering Reading

Key features

  • Modern Maisonette
  • Exclusive Gated Development
  • Living/Dining Room
  • Modern Kitchen
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • New Bathroom
  • Huge Private Garden
  • Central Heating
  • Countryside On Your Doorstep
  • Allocated Parking

Property description

Tenure: Leasehold, 965 years remaining

The Property
GUIDE PRICE £260,000 TO £270,000!! HUGE GARDEN MODERN TWO DOUBLE BEDROOM MAISONETTE IN AN EXCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT!! This lovely home is part of the unique and private Coley Park Farm development and was built in 1986 to blend in with the older surrounding properties.

With your own entrance with stairs leading to the first floor with a 17' living and dining room, modern kitchen, newly fitted bathroom and two double bedrooms. A particular feature of this property is the huge private garden which has potential for a summer house or similar (STC) currently laid to gravel and raised decking so it's a low maintenance space to enjoy and relax in! Add to this allocated parking, ample visitor parking, a large external access store room and lease around 964 years remaining.

This home is set in a great private gated development with countryside on your door step, so ideal for those who like to walk in nature, yet still central and convenient for the centre of Reading and all rail connections including London.


Local Area
The private Coley Park Farm development is set to the outskirts of Reading yet still within a comfortable walk to Reading mainline station and centre, providing easy access to Paddington and the rest of London. There is a bus stop a short walk away too. This sought after development Coley Park Farm was once a traditional working farm, having been converted and developed over the years. This property was built around 1986, in keeping with the original 16th century farm buildings such as the Dovecote, Stables, and communal courtyard.

This sought after development has a wealth of history, Holybrook river and countryside walks and fishing on your doorstep. The estate of Coley Park dates back to the 13th century and the Vachell family resided here until 1727. The thriving town of Reading offers a riverside shopping centre and various amenities and restaurants to suit all tastes.

Private entrance through modern door, with window to side, with stairs leading to first floor and doors to rooms.

Living / Dining Room
17'1" max x 12'10" max
This 'L' shaped living and dining space naturally forms a bright living room with a section ideal for a dining table or even a home office if you prefer. With double glazed projecting bay window with great views, fitted carpet, radiator and ceiling lighting.

12'10" x 7'10"
A modern kitchen comprising a range of white floor and wall mounted units with butchers block style wood worksurfaces incorporating stainless steel sink with mixer tap, space for cooker with stainless steel backsplash, space for washing machine and fridge freezer, neatly completed with wood flooring, ceiling light and large window with a great view.

Bedroom One
10'6" x 8'6"
The first double bedroom features a projecting bay window with a great view, extensive fitted mirrored wardrobes, fitted carpet, radiator and ceiling light.

Bedroom Two
12'10" x 7'7"
The second double bedroom has double glazed window, fitted carpet, radiator and ceiling light.

6'7" x 6'3"
The recently fitted bathroom is sleek and contemporary comprising modern bath and panel with shower over and screen, low flush WC, vanity wash hand basin and storage, with part tiled walls in subway style and ceiling light.

A massive private fence enclosed garden, currently designed for low maintenance and to enjoy with a raised wooden decking area, the remainder mainly laid to gravel all securely set to fenced borders.

There's plenty of space here so offers potential to erect a Summer House, or similar (STC).

Store Room
With an exterior door this locked store room is a large size offering lots of storage space

Allocated Parking
Allocated Parking Space to the rear of the property with additional visitors parking spaces available.

Lease Information
Lease Length: 999 years from 24 June 1986
Service Charges: c. £500 p.a. with discount

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The Old Lane, Reading, RG1


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Reading West Station0.8 miles
  • Reading Station1.2 miles
  • Tilehurst Station2.7 miles
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Purplebricks, covering Reading

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