A unique opportunity to buy an individual property in a beautiful rural location with approximately 5 acres, including the benefit of full planning permission for an impressive 5 bedroom family home.
Planning permission granted on 10th February 2020 for the demolition of existing front element and rear conservatory. Addition of new first floor to create house and new single storey rear extension.
West Berkshire Council application no. 20/00414/FUL
• Reception hall
• Kitchen/Breakfast room with Orangery
• Utility/Boot room
• Drawing room
• Dining room
• Master bedroom suit with en suite
• Guest bedroom with en suite
• 3 further bedrooms
• Family bathroom
Private driveway with views across open countryside and extensive gardens and grounds of approximately 5 acres
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating
Local authority: West Berkshire Council. Telephone 01635 551111
Situated in a tranquil location Blacknest Bungalow is surrounded by open countryside. It lies about a mile from the village of Ashford Hill which is a small village situated in an outstanding rural location on the Hampshire/Berkshire border.
The house is conveniently located for road links (A34, M4, M3) and rail commuting. Basingstoke is only 9.4 miles away with a mainline station to London, Waterloo in 45 minutes. Newbury and Reading are only 8.6 miles and 13.5 miles distant with stations servicing London, Paddington in about 55 and 30 minutes respectively.
Headley has a village shop and post office while the popular village of Kingsclere is only 3.9 miles away offering more varied facilities. Both Newbury and Basingstoke offer larger commercial and entertainment facilities. The surrounding countryside is renowned for its excellent walking and riding, in particular nearby Ashford Hill Woods and Meadow are a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
The local area is served well by an excellent range of schooling for all requirements, in particular Cheam, Thorngrove, St Gabriel's, Brockhurst & Marlston House, Downe House and Elstree.