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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Oaklands, Curridge, Newbury, Berkshire, RG18

Sold STC £965,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Study
  • Drawing Room
  • Family Room
  • Orangery/Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Room
  • Utility Room
  • Downstairs WC
  • Master Bedroom Ensuite

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Pond House is a stunning detached property set within a small exclusive development with rural outlook and surrounded by wonderful countryside. Generous accommodation is arranged over two floors and is stylishly presented throughout with thoughtful use of complementary neutral tones enhancing the good natural light. The accommodation flows seamlessly, making this an ideal property for entertaining, with the entrance hall providing access to the bespoke country-style kitchen which opens into a lovely breakfast room and utility room. The kitchen has double doors into the splendid Amdega orangery which overlooks the garden and which has been added by the current owners. The main drawing room has a bay window to the front and double doors to the rear garden and also features a stone fireplace with gas fire. In addition, there is also a family room with fitted shelving and cupboards.
The first floor boasts a sizeable master bedroom with a good range of cupboards and with an en-suite shower room. The second bedroom also has an en-suite shower room, whilst the three further bedrooms are all served by the family bathroom. All the bathrooms are well appointed, having been re-fitted in recent years and benefit from underfloor heating.


Set back from the road, the small development is known as Oaklands and was constructed in 1995 by the renowned Berkeley Homes. On entering Oaklands, there is a communal lawn and a most attractive pond over which The Pond House enjoys views. Curridge is conveniently located a short distance to the North East of Newbury and is understandably popular for its attractive views, active community and excellent primary school. With an abundance of country walks through the beautiful Downland countryside and well placed for the A34 and M4 at junction 13 as well as main line rail services from Newbury Station to London Paddington. There is also a wide selection of schools in the surrounding are of Newbury, both primary and secondary, private and state schools including Elstree, Brockhurst Down House, Bradfield and Pangbourne.


The Pond House has a gravelled driveway and parking for several cars in front of the house and double garage. The attractive rear garden is largely laid to lawn with mature hedging, trees and shrubbery. There is a good sized terrace outside the orangery, ideal for outside dining, and a further decked area overlooking the pond.

Additional Information

Mains electricity, water, private drainage and oil fired central heating. Approximate Service Charge of £500 per year.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 October 2016

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