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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Baydon Road, Wickham, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20

Sold STC £765,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Drawing Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Dining Room
  • Conservatory
  • Study
  • Sitting Room
  • Master Bedroom Ensuite
  • Three Further Bedrooms
  • Two Family Bathrooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Old Barn is set back from the road behind high hedging and gates. Converted from a barn approximately 43 years ago, it is stylishly presented in a neutral palette and offers generous and flexible accommodation. Much of the accommodation is on the ground floor, providing the option of housing a nanny or relative to one end of the property, with a master bedroom suite on the first floor. The entrance hall leads to the main drawing room which is vaulted to the ceiling enhancing the feeling of space, with multi-fuel stove. The kitchen is well thought out with a central island. There is a separate dining room in addition to the conservatory. To the other end of the house there is a second generous sitting room, 1 double bedroom with 2 further bedrooms and 2 family bathrooms. Whilst the master bedroom is situated on the upper floor, again vaulted to the ceiling and with an ensuite bathroom.


Wickham which is situated in the North Wessex Downs area of outstanding natural beauty. There are views across to fields and woodlands and plenty of local footpaths. This popular village is situated on the B4000 between Newbury and Lambourn, with a well-regarded public house, school and church. The market town of Newbury is just 6 miles away offering a wide range of everyday facilities including the newly developed Parkway shopping centre as well as Waitrose and John Lewis Home. Road communications are excellent via the M4 (J13), along with the A34 at Newbury providing trunk road access to the north, south, east and west. The local area is served well by an excellent range of schooling both private and state schools. The surrounding countryside is ideal for walking and riding, and there are plenty of sports and recreational amenities within a short distance.


Approached via double gates, there is a gravelled area for parking a number of cars. The front garden is beautifully landscaped with a large pond with mature foliage surrounding, plus a large lawned area to the right, whilst to the left it is also lawned, and wraps around the side of the property and round to the rear extending in all to just over half an acre. There are mature shrub and herbaceous borders together with a smattering of trees, and a couple of paved dining areas from which to enjoy the privacy of the garden.

Additional Information

Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired heating. Solar panels.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 April 2016

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