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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Donnington Grove, Donnington, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14

Sold STC £775,000

Property Description

Key features

  • House with planning permission
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bath/shower rooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • kitchen
  • hall/study
  • garage
  • parking
  • 1.18 acres
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Beautifully positioned character cottage with planning permission and extensive grounds, views over the golf course and river frontage.


White Lodge is situated on the edge of Donnington, one of the region's most desirable villages lying on the outskirts of Newbury and with its well known castle. The village is set on the River Lambourn and on the edge of Donnington Grove Golf Club. Newbury itself offers a comprehensive range of shopping, leisure and educational facilities and has a station on the direct line to London Paddington. Road links are excellent with access to the A34 and on to the M4 close at hand.


White Lodge is believed to date to approximately 1900 and was originally a lodge house to what is now Donnington Grove golf club, as such it occupies a lovely setting on the edge of the village overlooking the grounds of the golf club. The position of the property gives excellent access to local countryside via a network of footpaths.
Internally the property offers two good reception rooms, a hallway, which is also used as a study area and a kitchen. The first floor provides a galleried landing, three bedrooms, a family bathroom and an e-suite shower room. The majority of the rooms have lovely views over the gardens and beyond.
The property has recently been re-wired, re-plumbed and planning permission has been granted to provide two further bedrooms including a master bedrooms with shower room and dressing room, together with a new kitchen and breakfast/family room on the ground floor. (ref; 17/00660/HOUSE. Granted 2 June 2017.

Outside, the property is situated at the end of the village lane and approached through an electric gate in to the drive and parking area.
A separate gate gives access to the property via the golf course if required. The property benefits from a timber garage and generous private gardens to one side of the drive while to the south of the property there is a wooded area with pathways leading down to the river where a decked area has been positioned at the edge of the river to enjoy the outlook.

Square Footage: 1,260 sq ft
Acreage: 1.18 Acres


From the centre of Newbury (Waitrose roundabout on the A4), take the B4494 towards Wantage. Proceed over the mini roundabout, passing the Veterinary surgery and turn left just after the bridge into Donnington Village.
Proceed to the crossroads and turn left following the lane to the end and the five bar gate leading in to White Lodge.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2017

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