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3 bedroom apartment for sale

Vastern Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1

Offers in Excess of £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Under 30 Minutes to London Paddington
  • Freehold Investment Opportunity
  • Two Bedroom Split Level Maisonette
  • Ground Floor Commercial Unit
  • Opposite Reading Station and Walk to River Thames
  • Scope to Convert into Additional Residential Accommodation
  • Potential to re-instate into a Substantial Family Home
  • 3 Off Road Parking Spaces
  • No Chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An opportunity to purchase a three storey Victorian end terrace property located under a minute walk from Reading Station (25 minutes to London Paddington), close to the River Thames which offers access to Caversham via the recently developed footbridge over the river and close to local amenities. The property is currently arranged as a commercial unit on the ground floor and a two bedroom split level maisonette on the top two floors.
The Ground floor commercial until was formerly a sandwich shop and comprises a 'shop-front' with space for a counter and wash basin, there are two further kitchen areas, a store room and w/c. There is access at the rear to an off road parking area which has three off road parking spaces.
The maisonette which is currently let for £1150 per month is accessed from Lynmouth Road with accommodation arranged over three floors. There is an entrance hall on the ground floor, is a large living room, a modern fitted kitchen, a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a further bathroom on the first floor and a second double bedroom and ample storage on the top, floor.
This conveniently located property is an excellent investment opportunity which, with its proximity to Reading Station, will soon benefit from being on the Elizabeth line and Crossrail giving direct access to the City and Canary Wharf.

Vastern Road runs between Caversham Road and Reading Bridge between Reading Station and the River Thames from its southern bank. There are shops close by including a large 24hr Tesco superstore and Aldi just across the road. Riverside Walks and access to Caversham with its excellent selection of bars and restaurants is on hand with the new footbridge over the Thames just minutes’ walk away.

Reading is one of the south east's largest towns only 25 minutes from London by train, with trains running every five minutes or so, Reading is home to many of the city's commuters. Reading also has easy links by road or rail to Swindon, Oxford, Basingstoke, Heathrow and farther afield. Beyond the hive of commercial activity, Reading is nestled in the heart of Royal Berkshire offering beautiful riverside walks on the Thames and tow path ambles on the Kennet and Avon canals and with the nearby Berkshire Downs and Chilterns, beautiful countryside is never far away. Reading offers a rich mix of shops and markets. In the heart of the town, The Oracle combines chic boutiques with department stores such as Debenhams and House of Fraser and within a minute's walk there are many high-street favourites including John Lewis and Marks & Spencer. There are restaurants, cafes and brasseries to suit every taste in Reading. Plus there are numerous bars and restaurants on the Oracle Riverside.

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21 March 2018

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