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5 bed detached bungalow for sale

£825,000

Upper Woolhampton, Berkshire RG7

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Property features

  • Rural Location
  • 0.55 Acre Plot
  • Detached Bungalow
  • Scope to Improve/Extend
  • 4/5 Bedrooms
  • 3/4 Reception Rooms
  • Master En-suite
  • Family Bathroom
  • Cloakroom
  • Large South Facing Garden

Property description

An individual and spacious four/five bedroom detached bungalow on an approx 0.55 acre plot located down a track amidst glorious open/wooded countryside surrounded by Bucklebury Common. The property offers scope with a reconfiguration of the accommodation to provide an annex and also extend (stpp). The accommodation includes entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, study/family room, kitchen/breakfast room, boot room, utility room, master bedroom with en-suite shower room, four further bedrooms, family bathroom, cloakroom, lovely large south facing garden and double garage with driveway parking.


Location


In an elevated position in the heart of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty surrounded by glorious open/wooded countryside and farmland providing excellent facilities for walking, cycling and riding pursuits interspersed with a variety of historic villages and inns. The major shopping centres of Reading and Newbury are easily accessible and there are local facilities in nearby Thacham together with local stores in Woolhampton and Upper Bucklebury and a doctors practice in Chapel Row. There is a good selection of both private and state schools in the vicinity including both Woolhampton and Bucklebury C of E Primary schools.

Accommodation

The accommodation is access via the front door into large extending hallway providing access to most of the principle bedrooms which are mainly positioned to the front of the property, there is also access to the kitchen/breakfast room, bathrooms, WC and family/study room. The main living accommodation is positioned to the rear of the property with a large triple aspect living room with feature fire place with inset wood burner, parquet flooring and has double glazed doors leading onto the lovely rear garden. The dining room is accessed from the living room and inter connects with both the family room/study and kitchen/breakfast room, is generous in size and has a window to side aspect. Kitchen/breakfast room has a range of eye and low level units with built-in oven and hob, plumbing for dishwasher, space for a table and chairs and oil fired boiler servicing both the central heating and the domestic hot water system and has a lovely travertine floor. There is also a built-in larder/pantry, and access to the boot room to the rear with window and door to the garden. The family room/study is located to the front of the property with a window over looking the driveway and woods beyond. Three of the five bedrooms have windows over looking the drive with attractive woodlands views. The master bedroom has built-in wardrobes and an en-suite shower room. The fourth bedroom is double in size and has a window over looking the rear garden. There is a utility room at the end of the hallway with access to a further bedroom which has potential for reconfiguration to provide and annex. There is a family bathroom and separate cloakroom, the bathroom having been refitted along with a travertine floor.

Outside

Double attached garage with power and light connected, two metal up and over doors.

Gardens

The plot is approached via a gravel track/lane (byway) and via a pair of timber five bar gates onto a generous gravel drive giving ample off road parking and giving access to the garages. Also featured within the font garden is a mature oak tree, fenced boundaries, lawned areas and oil storage tank.

The rear garden is particularly large and has a vast expanse of level lawn with with a paved terrace adjacent to the property. Outside lighting. Flower and shrub beds with various trees. Large garden shed/store and in enclosed by fence and hedge boundaries. The plot is L shaped and as a result extends round to the left into an orchard with vegetable/fruit growing area. The rear garden enjoys a south facing aspect together with a high degree of privacy

Services & Council Tax

Electricity, mains water (metered) are connected to the property. Drainage is private. Oil heating. The property is in Band F. Current charge for 2017-2018 is: £2362.89. Telephone West Berkshire Council on:

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Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £468,355 Sales 495 Current average value £559,774 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £31,488 ▲ 5.96%

Property value data/graphs for RG7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £729,065 £408 4.1 £627,175
Semi-detached £439,146 £411 3.1 £407,944
Terraced £354,977 £409 2.7 £356,287
Flats £268,545 £377 1.9 £241,682

Current asking prices in RG7

Average: £496,739
Avg. current asking prices in RG7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £190,612
(4)
£267,905
(51)
£431,905
(74)
£623,351
(94)
£746,320
(20)
Flats £175,995
(10)
£254,991
(16)
£657,500
(2)
£1,399,000
(1)
-
All £180,171
(14)
£264,821
(67)
£437,842
(76)
£631,515
(95)
£746,320
(20)

Current asking rents in RG7

Average: £1,422 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £702 pcm
(3)
£1,039 pcm
(7)
£1,443 pcm
(9)
£2,680 pcm
(5)
£4,099 pcm
(1)
Flats £797 pcm
(2)
£1,016 pcm
(9)
- - -
All £740 pcm
(5)
£1,026 pcm
(16)
£1,443 pcm
(9)
£2,680 pcm
(5)
£4,099 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for RG7

Highest value in RG7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Bramley Road £1,404,873
The Avenue £1,325,879
Chapel Row, Reading RG7 £1,204,365
Bucklebury, Reading RG7 £1,089,357
Basingstoke Road £1,013,874
Highest turnover in RG7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bryant Crescent 61.5%
Roe Gardens 55.0%
Hill View 54.5%
Alderfield Close 53.6%
Hilltop Gardens 52.4%

What Zoopla users think of Upper Woolhampton

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
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Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4.5 stars
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Schools & public services
  • currently 4.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Midgham (1.5 miles)
  • Thatcham (2.3 miles)
  • Aldermaston (2.7 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (32.1 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (32.7 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (47.4 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (32.1 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (32.1 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (36.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Bucklebury C.E. Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Woolhampton C.E. Primary School (1.3 miles)
  • Beenham Primary School (2.0 miles)
  • Padworth College (3.7 miles)
  • Bradfield College (3.8 miles)
  • Queen Mary's College (11.9 miles)
  • Elstree School (1.3 miles)
  • Kennet School (2.3 miles)
  • Brockhurst and Marlston House Schools (2.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,461 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 82,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,969 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £99,000 Average insurance cost £44/mo (£523/yr)
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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 £63 Electricity £67 Estimated energy cost £130/mo

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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: 23000 kWh/year
Electricity: 5700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

West Berkshire

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £279 /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 £21 Sewerage £18 Estimated water cost £39 /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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