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5 bedroom house for sale

9 Spring Close, Upper Basildon

Withdrawn from Market £875,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 5 Receptions

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Reading - 7 miles    Oxford - 19 miles
Henley on Thames - 13 miles    Newbury - 10 miles
M4 (J12) - 6 miles    M40 (J6) - 15 miles    Heathrow - 40 miles
Mainline Railway Station to London Paddington within the hour – 2 miles
(Distances and times approximate)

Quietly situated in a favoured part of this highly regarded Berkshire Downland village, with a far reaching scenic outlook in glorious surroundings and in close reach of extensive local facilities and schooling, and additionally benefitting from being within easy reach of Reading, and mainline trains for London Paddington in under the hour and for the M4.

Quietly situated, surrounded by charming and colourful gardens within a private gated setting affording generous parking with the additional benefit of a large integral garage, a most stunning modern and contemporary residence, benefiting from spacious and well appointed accommodation of approximately 2,954 sq ft, beautifully presented throughout having had substantial investment in more recent years.

Spacious Gated Driveway & Parking Forecourt
Covered Front Porch

Galleried Reception Hall
Kitchen / Dining Room / Family Room
Utility Room
Sitting Room With Log Fireplace

Galleried Landing
Master Bedroom Suite With Dressing Room & En-Suite Bathroom
Guest Bedroom Suite With En-Suite Shower Room
3 Further Bedrooms
Family Bathroom

Large Integral Garage

In All Approximately 2,954 Sq Ft

Private & Spacious Gardens & Grounds


The village of Upper Basildon sits on the edge of the Berkshire Downlands in an area of ‘Outstanding Natural Beauty’ with far reaching scenic countryside surrounding it on all sides.

The village itself offers a range of amenities including a parish church, community Post Office, highly regarded C of E primary school, and the Red Lion public house (recently voted one of the Independent newspaper’s top 50 country pubs). There is a splendid modern village hall, which has become the centre for a variety of community sports and activities with its adjoining sports field and tennis courts. A local bus company runs a limited service from the village to Pangbourne on Thames, Reading, Streatley on Thames and Goring on Thames, where a mainline railway station with fast commuter services up to London (Paddington) in well under the hour (25 minutes from Reading) can be found, in addition to the pending Cross Rail from Reading leading up to The City.

Bradfield College, the well-known Public School located some three miles from Upper Basildon, has excellent leisure, fitness and sports facilities including a large indoor swimming pool all of which are available for use by members of the public. The facilities also include squash, badminton courts, tennis courts, hockey and a 9-hole golf course.

In addition to the Basildon C of E primary school, the area is also extremely well served by an excellent range of both state and private schooling, of particular note; Bradfield College, Pangbourne College, Downe House, Cranford House, Moulsford Preparatory, Abingdon Boys and The School of St Helen & Katherine.

9 Spring Close occupies a delightful position in a quiet favoured part of this highly regarded Berkshire Downland village within far reaching scenic rural surroundings. Surrounded by spacious and well laid out private gated gardens, and with generous parking, the property also has the benefit of a large integral garage.
An attractive modern and contemporary detached family property extending to approximately 2,954 sq ft with stunning elevations that blend a striking note between extensive glazing, rendering, and timber boarding. The vast glazed elevations embrace a light and airy modern and contemporary feel, with the spacious and well-appointed accommodation boasting stylish and high quality fixtures and fittings, evident upon inspection. Beautifully presented throughout having had substantial investment in more recent years, careful planning and attention has been provided combining, more modern open plan living with that of a rather more traditional nature, in addition to embracing outside living to inside living, and as a consequence the property presents itself as a true ambassador to the modern age.

Located off Pangbourne Road, Spring Close is a quiet cul de sac having only a small number of individual properties located there. The property is approached over a private gated driveway which leads to a private forecourt providing ample parking for numerous vehicles in front of the large integral garage and covered front porch. Across the frontage is a large lawned area with extensive planting providing a delightful backdrop and great privacy. Tall timber gates off both sides of the property provide pedestrian access to the rear of the property.

Flagged stones wrap their way along the rear of the property, with double glazed doors opening off from the kitchen / dining & family room into the garden in clear sight of the spacious flagged stone terrace, perfect for private ‘Al Fresco’ dining.

The gardens and grounds are laid mainly to lawn, with high mature hedging affording great privacy. Beautifully landscaped with an extensive array of colourful planting of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous borders, the garden is an absolute delight and must be viewed to be fully appreciated.

Services: Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected. Central heating and domestic hot water from oil fired boiler.

Energy Performance Rating: D / 59

Postcode: RG8 8JQ

Local Authority: West Berkshire District Council – Telephone: 01635 42400

From our offices in the centre of Goring turn left and proceed down the High Street across the river bridge and up to the top of Streatley High Street where at the traffic lights turn left for Pangbourne. On reaching Lower Basildon turn right opposite the garage into Park Wall Lane.  Follow this road for approximately 1 mile until reaching Upper Basildon where at the first junction bear left into Blandys Lane and follow this road through into the central part of Upper Basildon known as the Triangle. Continue through the central area and after passing the triangular central green bear left at the junction on to the Pangbourne Road. Continue for a further half a mile, and Spring Close will be found off on the left hand side. At the further end of the close, the property will be found off in the left hand corner.

Strictly by appointment through Warmingham & Co Estate Agents & Valuers.

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24 May 2018

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