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4 bed detached house for sale

£1,250,000 Guide price

Upper Basildon, Reading RG8

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Property features

  • Immaculate Four Bedroom Period Home
  • Set on Approx. 1/3 of an Acre.
  • Refurbished & enhanced throughout.
  • Large open plan Kitchen
  • Short drive to Goring & Pangbourne mainline stations.
  • EPC Exempt

Property description

A beautifully presented period residence set on approximately 1/3 of an acre plot nestled in the heart of this desirable village. Thoughtfully modernised throughout whilst retaining its period character, flexible accommodation includes: Covered porch, reception hall, dining room, open plan kitchen/family, study, music room, sitting room, boot room, utility, master bedroom with ensuite, three further bedrooms, family bathroom, large garage, outhouse. EPC Exempt
local information
Upper Basildon is a highly regarded Downland village in West Berkshire, set in beautiful rolling countryside of woods and fields with an extensive network of footpaths and bridle paths. It is only about two miles from Pangbourne with its range of award winning independent shops, health centre and mainline station to London Paddington. It is an active community with its own magazine and village pub. The hub of the community is the village hall, recently rebuilt and the home of numerous clubs and activities as well as the busy tennis courts. There is an active church which also offers a post office service every Friday. Slightly further afield, Junction 12 of the M4 is only about 4 miles away. The village has a very popular Church of England Primary school and The Downs School and Theale Green school have a pick up and drop off service in the village. St Andrews school, Pangbourne College, Bradfield College, The Oratory and Downe House are all nearby, with the extensive facilities of Bradfield College, including 25 metre swimming pool being open to the public.
Accommodation - ground floor
Covered porch with hardwood door leads into a reception hall with staircase to the first floor, stripped wooden flooring and exposed beams. The open plan kitchen/family room is the hub of the ground floor, a vaulted room with large brick fireplace with cast iron wood burner. The kitchen is fitted with a matching range of wall and base units, solid work tops, aga (available by separate negotiation), sliding patio doors onto the rear garden, flagstone flooring and archway into a front aspect dining room. There are three further reception rooms to the ground floor including a sitting room with a brick open fireplace with cast iron wood burner. To complete the ground floor accommodation there is a boot room with a stable door to the rear garden, a rear aspect utility room with plumbing and appliance spaces and a w.C.
Accommodation - first floor
To the first floor there is a galleried landing that overlooks the open plan kitchen/family room. The master bedroom is rear aspect with a semi-vaulted ceiling and recently installed en-suite shower room. There are three further double bedrooms, a refitted family bathroom with a separate shower and a loft room.
Outside space
Entered via timber wooden gates to a large gravelled driveway leading to the detached brick built garage. Gravelled patio adjacent to the rear opening onto a generous lawned garden enclosed by mixed hedging offering seclusion. Flower and shrub beds and borders and side access to the front.
Garage & detached workshop
Garage is brick built, up & over door, light and power. Detached brick workshop.

Local authority and services
West Berkshire District Council. Council Tax Band G. Oil fired central heating, mains water and drainage.
Planning permission link
Planning permission has been granted for the construction of an Oak framed garage with a room above.

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Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

Floorplan 1 View original

Market activity
Average price paid £619,315 Sales 215 Current average value £695,872 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £32,888 ▲ 4.96%

What is the current average value of properties in RG8?

The current average value in RG8 in January 2017 is £695,872. This has increased 0.90% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £419,072 and semi-detached properties valued £498,627. In the past year property prices in RG8 have increased 4.96%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for RG8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £903,732 £436 4.1 £750,431
Semi-detached £498,627 £408 3.4 £521,460
Terraced £419,072 £424 3.0 £407,486
Flats £382,257 £421 2.0 £304,733

Current asking prices in RG8

Average: £731,991
Avg. current asking prices in RG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £443,056
(8)
£621,568
(22)
£862,306
(18)
£1,246,400
(10)
Flats £248,333
(3)
£401,650
(6)
£410,000
(3)
- -
All £248,333
(3)
£425,311
(14)
£596,180
(25)
£862,306
(18)
£1,246,400
(10)

Current asking rents in RG8

Average: £1,408 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £661 pcm
(4)
£1,497 pcm
(2)
£1,580 pcm
(4)
£1,817 pcm
(5)
£3,498 pcm
(3)
Flats £722 pcm
(4)
£1,057 pcm
(7)
- - -
All £691 pcm
(8)
£1,155 pcm
(9)
£1,580 pcm
(4)
£1,817 pcm
(5)
£3,498 pcm
(3)

Fun facts for RG8

Highest value in RG8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Manor Road £1,489,675
Riverview Road £1,440,069
Pangbourne Hill £1,420,039
Flowers Hill £1,416,997
Courtlands Hill £1,409,019
Highest turnover in RG8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bryant Place 60.0%
The Street 58.8%
Morrison Close 57.9%
Chestnut Grove 53.3%
Trenthams Close 42.1%

What Zoopla users think of Upper Basildon

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 62%

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Nearby transport

  • Pangbourne (2.1 miles)
  • Goring & Streatley (2.8 miles)
  • Theale (4.3 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (29.2 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (37.9 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (42.8 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (30.2 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (30.2 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (33.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Basildon C.E. Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Pangbourne Primary School (2.6 miles)
  • Yattendon C.E. Primary School (2.8 miles)
  • Bradfield College (2.2 miles)
  • TLG Reading (4.8 miles)
  • Padworth College (6.2 miles)
  • Pangbourne College (1.3 miles)
  • The Oratory Preparatory School (3.5 miles)
  • Denefield School (3.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Davis Tate - Goring on Thames, RG8 on 01491 877118 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£4,421 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 125,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £3,990 /mo Find available rates In partnership with Natwest

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £24/mo (£293/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £55 Electricity £58 Estimated energy cost £113/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 20200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

West Berkshire

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £258 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £19 Sewerage £17 Estimated water cost £36 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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