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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Alexandra Road, Reading


Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A stunning 1930`s built double fronted detached family home in an elevated position in the heart of the University area less than half a mile from the main entrance of Reading University and the hospital. The property overlooks the playing fields of St Joseph`s convent and is less than a mile from a wealth of other private, state and grammar schools. The subject of a high quality refurbishment and extension in 2013 the property now offers spacious, flexible accommodation for a growing family including an entrance hall, 2 large reception rooms, a fantastic open plan kitchen/breakfast/family room opening out onto a sun deck, utility room, cloakroom, master bedroom with walk in wardrobe and en-suite, guest bedroom with en-suite, three further bedrooms and a 4 piece family bathroom. The property is set on a corner plot with a large, enclosed frontage, ample off road parking, attached garage and landscaped rear garden. Offered with no onward chain, early viewing is strongly advised.

Panel front door with stained and leaded glass to,

Oak floor, leaded and stained side windows, understairs cupboard, staircase to first floor, radiator, door with stained and leaded glass to breakfast/family room, doors to lounge and dining room.

Wide double glazed bay window with shutters, open period stone fireplace, 2 radiators, picture rails, double doors to breakfast/family room.

Wide double glazed bay window with shutters, hole in the wall fireplace, picture rails, radiator.

Oak floor, tri fold double glazed doors opening onto sun deck, three double glazed velux skylight windows, double glazed window, radiator, door to utility room, open to,

Superbly fitted with an excellent range of base and eye level drawer and cupboards, quartz worksurfaces with inset one and a half bowl sink, part tiled walls, oak floor, Rangemaster 6 burner gas cooker with matching extractor hood, integrated Fisher & Paykal 2 drawer dishwasher and wine fridge, dual aspect double glazed windows.

Eye and base level cupboard units, work surface areas with appliance space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, part tiled walls, doors to garage and

Low level WC, wash hand basin, tiled splashback, double glazed frosted window, radiator.


Access via loft ladder to boarded loft space with light, doors to all bedrooms and family bathroom,

Large walk in wardrobe, large eaves cupboard, double glazed window, radiator, door to,

Luxuriously fitted with 1400mm tiled shower cubicle, counter top wash hand basin, tiled splashback, low level WC, double glazed frosted window, tiled floor, heated towel rail, extractor

Double glazed window, radiator, door to,

Modern suite comprising tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashback, low level WC, double glazed frosted window, tiled floor, heated towel rail, extractor.

Double glazed window, radiator.

Double glazed window, radiator.

Double glazed window, radiator.

Luxuriously fitted with modern double ended bath, with mixer tap and shower attachment, separate fully tiled shower cubicle, vanity unit with wash and basin inset and drawers under, low level WC, double glazed frosted window, part tiled walls, tiled floor, heated towel rail,


The property enjoys the benefit of a large enclosed frontage extensively lawned with mature borders and trees, block paved driveway leads to an attached garage, path to front door, pedestrian side access to rear garden.

A mature enclosed garden enjoying a Westerly aspect, mainly lawned with mature shrub borders, there is a large sun deck, outside lighting, outside tap.

Double doors, power and light, gas fired boiler, hot water tank, door to utility room.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Purchasers must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 May 2018


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