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5 bedroom house for sale

Bath Road, Woolhampton, Reading, Berkshire, RG7


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**CHAIN FREE**Substantial and characterful Grade II listed residence located in an up-and-coming enclave in the pretty village of Woolhampton. This property has so much to offer those wanting to escape the city, with scope to make further improvements. There are fantastic transportation links for those needing to go into the office as well as a garden home office and large workshop for those preferring to work from home.

Brooklawn is an impressive Grade II listed period house situated at the heart of the much sought-after village of Woolhampton. The accommodation offers generous versatile accommodation with an abundance of original features including feature fireplaces with log-burners, interior folding shutters on windows. Of particular note, on the south side of the house, is a vaulted former dairy which is now used as a spacious kitchen/breakfast room complete with slate flooring, four oven Aga and large walk-in larder.

To the rear of the house is a south facing garden with a large suntrap terrace, which is partly enclosed by a brick wall with mature trees and shrubs and with and further lawn. There is a large 5.3m timber workshop and home office with log store and gravelled parking area with space for a potential garage (subject to the usual planning consents).

Woolhampton, West Berkshire

Brooklawn is situated in the beautiful village of Woolhampton set on the Old Bath Road and well known for its former coaching inns. The Kennet & Avon canal runs alongside the village with the attractive tow path and Reed Beds which form a Site of Special interest, and to the north of the village are fields and woods leading to the Berkshire Downs. Woolhampton has a few shops, village school, pub and village hall.

Midgham station is within easy walking distance with mainline trains to both Reading and Newbury and Crossrail services from Reading are expected to start in the near future with two Elizabeth line trains an hour (four an hour at peak time) which will allow passengers to travel right through central London without having to change trains.

There are a wide range of schools in the area, including Woolhampton Primary school (within walking distance), Harriet House Montessori, Elstree, St Andrew’s, Brockhurst & Marlston House, Cheam, Bradfield College, Downe House and Pangbourne College.

Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating.
Superfast Broadband via Gigaclear is available by subscription
Council tax – Band G 2019/2020 £3059.81
West Berkshire Council

Fixtures & Fittings
Only those mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. All others, such as fitted carpets, curtains, light fittings, garden ornaments etc., are specifically excluded but may be made available by separate negotiation.