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5 bedroom house for sale

Aldworth, Reading, Berkshire, RG8


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**No Chain** A wonderful period house with annexe and swimming pool set in glorious grounds of approximately 0.83 acres with outstanding views across the open countryside

Point Cottage
Point Cottage is immaculately presented and has light, well-proportioned rooms. The property has recently been extended and now has a wonderful large kitchen/dining room with a lantern roof and double French doors leading to the terrace and the beautiful garden beyond. Leading directly off the kitchen is the snug which has the original beams and a beautiful fireplace with wood burning stove. The sitting room also has a wood burning stove and bi-fold doors leading on to the terraced area and there is also a study/family room, utility/boot room and a cloakroom. Upstairs the master bedroom has a large adjoining bathroom with fitted wardrobes. There are three further bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room and the remaining two bedrooms are served by a family bathroom.

Opposite the main house there is a separate games/cinema room with an annexe above with a bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. Outside, Point Cottage is approached by wooden electric gates over a gravel driveway, with parking for several cars. The garden and grounds are private and level and mostly laid to lawn bordered with well-established flower and shrub beds. At the far end of the garden there is a large swimming pool with a timber pool house and plant room.

Aldworth, West Berkshire
Point Cottage is situated on the edge of the charming village of Aldworth in West Berkshire, which falls within the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is historically linked to agriculture and farming and this way of life still continues today thus retaining its unspoilt charm and character with there having been little intrusive development.
Aldworth itself has two pubs, namely” The Bell” in the village square and the thatched “Four Points” as well as a notable church St Mary’s, which dates from the 12th century. There is also a cricket field and newly built Village Hall which provides numerous social and community activities.
Local shops and amenities can be found in nearby Goring-on-Thames (4 miles) and Pangbourne (6 miles) with both having mainline stations to London Paddington (Reading from 29 minutes). Crossrail services from Reading are due to open imminently 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. The M4 Motorway at Theale (J12 – 10 miles) is within easy reach as is the A34 to Oxford and the West Country (6 miles).
There is an extensive range of local schools with excellent reputations, both private and state including The Downs School at Compton, Bradfield College, Pangbourne College, Downe House School, The Oratory, St Andrew’s. Elstree, Moulsford, and Brockhurst and Marlston House.

• Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central
heating. Private drainage.
• Connection to Gigaclear ultra fast fibre
broadband is available at the property.
• Council tax – Band G 2020/21 £3,175.37
• West Berkshire District Council 01635 551111
• Sat Nav for RG8 9RY