4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Old Post Office, Shop Lane, Leckhampstead, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20

Guide Price £830,000

Property Description

Key features

  • This property is taking part in Savills Open Houses on 11 May
  • Period features throughout
  • Sought after downland village
  • Excellent school catchments
  • Superb range of outbuildings
  • About 2 acres of gardens & paddocks
  • This property is taking part in Savills Open Houses on 11 May
  • Visit www.savills.co.uk/openhouses or see below to register to view
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A spacious semi-detached cottage with outbuildings paddocks, in all about 2.2 acres

Location

Location
The Old Post Office is situated in the popular village of Leckhampstead which lies just north of Newbury on the edge of the Lambourn Downs. The surrounding countryside is unspoilt and undulating and is popular for walking and riding. Newbury offers excellent and comprehensive facilities and there is a wide selection of schools both primary and secondary in the area. Communications are excellent by road via the A34 and M4, and by rail via either Newbury or Didcot stations (Paddington)

Description

The Old Post Office is said to date from the 18th century and was extended and modernised in 1979 and enlarged further in 1990. The cottage has considerable charm and character and comprises 2 good sized reception rooms with open fireplaces, study, large kitchen/breakfast room together with sizeable boot and utility rooms. Upstairs there are 3 double bedrooms a study/bedroom 4 together with a bathroom and shower. Outside there is a range of outbuildings comprising an annexe/office, a fully insulated studio, an oak frame barn/carport /wood store with an adjoining open fronted barn fitted with a Bushman wood fired oven.
Grounds/Garden
There is a large and attractive garden amounting to about ¾ acre enjoying wonderful views over the adjoining farmland and which is laid to lawn with flower borders, hedges and trees together with a former kitchen garden. A gate from the garden opens onto a track giving access to two fenced paddocks intersected by a public footpath. The property is a registered small holding.

Square Footage: 2,057 sq ft
Acreage: 2.2 Acres

Directions

Directions
From Newbury follow the B4494 north for 4.7 miles following signs to Wantage. Take the first turning left signed to Leckhampstead and Boxford. Proceed up the hill and take the first right into Shop Lane. The drive to the property will be found on the right immediately after the village church.

Additional Info

Postcode: RG20 8QQ
Services: Mains water, electricity & drainage, oil central heating, superfast broadband
Local authority: West Berkshire Council 01635 551111 www.westberks.gov.uk
Council Tax: F


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 March 2019

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Nearest station

  • Newbury (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Newbury

1 - 3 The Broadway, Newbury, RG14 1AS

01635 906025 Local call rate

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