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5 bed detached house for sale

£839,950

Orchard Coombe, Whitchurch Hill, Reading RG8

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Property features

  • Detached family home
  • 4/5 double bedrooms
  • Quiet cul de sac location
  • South and East facing rear garden
  • Flexible accommodation
  • EPC Rating C

Property description

A 4/5 bedroom detached family home in the popular hilltop village of Whitchurch Hill. The accommodation is spacious and versatile, with ample reception rooms, and the option of a ground floor bedroom and shower room. Set within a desirable, quiet cul-de-sac, the property is located just a short drive from both Pangbourne and Goring villages, as well as the Oratory Preparatory School. Accommodation includes: Entrance hall, sitting room, family room, study, kitchen/diner, utility room, ground floor bedroom/reception room and shower room, master bedroom with en-suite, three additional double bedrooms, family bathroom, and double garage. EPC Rating C.
Local information
Whitchurch Hill is a quaint village located conveniently between Pangbourne and Goring villages and is surrounded by rolling countryside, and offers a traditional country style public house and a church. The local villages of Goring and Pangbourne have a larger selection of amenities including main line railway station with direct access to London Paddington (40minutes) Reading (11 minutes) and Oxford (25 minutes). The village of Whitchurch is only a short drive away and offers free on street parking for a short walk over the bridge into Pangbourne. The M4 junction 12 is also within a short drive. Whitchurch Hill is surrounded by excellent schooling.
Accommodation
Covered porch with front door leads into a generous entrance hall, with storage cupboard, staircase to the first floor and doors to all rooms. Glazed double doors lead into a large double aspect sitting room, with sliding doors onto the rear patio, and a gas fire with stone surround. The kitchen/diner is rear aspect, fitted with a matching range of gloss wall and base units, with integrated appliances including induction hob, oven, dishwasher and fridge, with larder cupboard and French doors out to the patio. The kitchen also provides access into a utility room, with a sink and plumbing for appliances, with doors to the front, rear and garage. Also off the entrance hall is a front aspect family room with double storage cupboard, and a rear aspect study with parquet flooring. To complete the ground floor accommodation, there is an additional room (agent's note this was previously used as a fifth bedroom) and a shower room, with boiler cupboard.

Staircase leads to a large first floor landing, with loft access and airing cupboard, and eaves storage. The generous master bedroom is front aspect, with walk in wardrobe and eaves storage, and an en-suite shower room. There are three additional bedrooms, all doubles in size, and a family bathroom with bath with shower over.
Outside space
To the front, there is an open plan lawned garden with mature bushes, shrubs and a willow tree, with a paved drive providing ample off street parking and leading to the double garage. Gated access at both sides leads to the rear. The rear garden, facing predominately East and South, is L shaped and laid mainly to lawn, with flagstone patio adjacent, mature fruit trees and planted beds, veg beds and enclosed by timber fencing.
Double garage
Double garage with up and over door, light and power, and integral door to the utility room.
Local authority and services
South Oxfordshire District Council. Council Tax Band G. Mains water and drainage, gas fired central heating.
Conveyancing
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Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £693,154 Sales 198 Current average value £767,628 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £45,199 ▲ 6.26%

Property value data/graphs for RG8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £995,846 £479 4.1 £937,904
Semi-detached £555,990 £454 3.4 £473,337
Terraced £462,509 £458 3.0 £422,901
Flats £409,805 £455 2.0 £308,985

Current asking prices in RG8

Average: £667,261
Avg. current asking prices in RG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £229,950
(1)
£473,534
(15)
£557,258
(46)
£751,985
(50)
£1,127,809
(16)
Flats £215,988
(4)
£307,821
(14)
£494,286
(7)
£700,000
(1)
-
All £218,780
(5)
£393,535
(29)
£548,941
(53)
£750,966
(51)
£1,127,809
(16)

Current asking rents in RG8

Average: £1,363 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £569 pcm
(3)
£1,330 pcm
(3)
£1,549 pcm
(7)
£2,279 pcm
(7)
£2,973 pcm
(2)
Flats £768 pcm
(7)
£1,042 pcm
(9)
£1,348 pcm
(2)
- -
All £708 pcm
(10)
£1,114 pcm
(12)
£1,505 pcm
(9)
£2,279 pcm
(7)
£2,972 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for RG8

Highest value in RG8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Bradleys Street £1,866,691
Manor Road £1,607,849
Riverview Road £1,590,331
Courtlands Hill £1,539,373
Lower Basildon, Reading RG8 £1,508,929
Highest turnover in RG8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bryant Place 70.0%
Morrison Close 63.2%
Stonehouse 58.3%
Marsh Place 53.8%
The Street 52.9%

What Zoopla users think of Whitchurch Hill

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 62% (10 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 2 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 2.5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 3 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 2.5 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Pangbourne (1.5 miles)
  • Goring & Streatley (2.5 miles)
  • Tilehurst (3.3 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (26.8 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (39.8 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (40.3 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (28.2 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (28.3 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (31.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Whitchurch Primary School (1.1 miles)
  • Pangbourne Primary School (1.8 miles)
  • Woodcote Primary School (1.9 miles)
  • Bradfield College (4.5 miles)
  • Padworth College (8.1 miles)
  • Radley College (14.8 miles)
  • The Oratory Preparatory School (0.6 miles)
  • Langtree School (1.9 miles)
  • The Oratory School (2.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Davis Tate - Goring on Thames, RG8 on +44 1491 877118 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£3,535 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 83,995
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,023 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £125,000 Average insurance cost £43/mo (£513/yr)
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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 £72 Electricity £73 Estimated energy cost £145/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: 26700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

South Oxfordshire

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £285 /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.

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