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4 bed detached house for sale

£635,000 (£476/sq. ft) Guide price

Farmiloe Close, Purley On Thames, Reading RG8

4 2 3 1,335 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Superbly Presented Detached Family House
  • Discreet Corner Position on Favoured Development
  • Situated within Elevated Part of Purley-on-Thames
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Two Bath/Shower Rooms
  • Comprehensively Equipped Fitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Detached Double Garage
  • South East Facing Rear Garden Backing onto Delightful Gladed Neighbouring Grounds
  • Viewing Highly Recommended

Property description

A most appealing mock tudor style detached four bedroomed family house having been tastefully modernised and significantly improved over the last two years, enjoying discreet corner position with south east facing rear garden and double garage, situated within five miles of Reading town centre in the favoured upper section of Purley-on-Thames.

Reading Town Centre - 5 miles
Theale (M4/J12) - 5 miles
Pangbourne - 2 miles
Tilehurst Station - 1.5 miles
Central London - 50 miles
Heathrow - 36 miles
(Mileages are approximate)

Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Master Bedroom with En-suite Shower Room, Three Further Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Driveway Parking, Detached Double Garage, Gardens.

Purley-on-Thames is located just north west of the leading commercial centre of Reading, delightfully situated on the south side of the river, looking over towards the southern tip of the Chiltern Hills and on the edge of The Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The local bus service and main line station for connections to Reading and London (Paddington) are easily accessible with a good range of neighbourhood shopping in nearby Pangbourne and Tilehurst. The surrounding area provides a wide range of both riverside and country walks and there is a good selection of both state and private schools within the vicinity.

As illustrated on the accompanying floorplan and featuring the following:

• Gas fired central heating system serving radiators
• Double glazed windows/doors throughout
• Spacious entrance hall with dual timber/glazed panelled doors enabling access to sitting room
• Sitting room with attractive gas fire/surround and French doors giving access to rear garden
• Luxury fitted kitchen/breakfast room comprehensively equipped with a range of high spec Bosch appliances as well as a waste disposal unit
• Modern bath/shower rooms featuring white suites
• Three of the four bedrooms benefit from built-in wardrobe space
• Panelled internal doors with contemporary chrome fittings
• Range of carpeted, oak and tiled floor surfaces
• adt intruder alarm system
• High definition security cameras with night vision capability
• Hatch to partly boarded and lit loft space with ladder access
• Alarmed automated roller doors to garage

Garage: Detached double garage with two alarmed automated roller doors, power and lighting.

Gardens: Shared asphalt driveway (shared with only two other properties) leading to private asphalt driveway providing double width parking and access to garage. Adjacent to the driveway, there is a hedged and lawned garden with pathway leading to front porch. The rear garden enjoys a south-easterly aspect and is fully enclosed together with a side access gate. The outlook is particularly attractive as directly beyond the rear boundary are the gardens and grounds of Purley Magna. Outside lighting and water tap.

Energy Performance Rating: The full results of the Energy Performance Assessment can be supplied upon request.

Services: Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected.

Local Authority: West Berkshire Council, Market Street, Newbury.
Council Tax: Payable for the year 2017/18 - £2,424.56 (Band F).

Tenure: Freehold.

Post Code: RG8 8DZ.

Directions: From the centre of Pangbourne proceed east via A329 Reading Road in the direction of Reading. On entering Purley-on-Thames go straight across the roundabout and then go through the traffic lights remaining on the A329. Shortly after the traffic lights turn left into New Hill and then turn right into Hazel Road. Farmiloe Close is a short distance along on the left hand side. No.2 will be found in the right hand corner.

Property info

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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: £675,211
Avg. current asking prices in RG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £229,950
Flats £215,988
All £218,780

Current asking rents in RG8

Average: £1,414 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £569 pcm
£1,298 pcm
£1,549 pcm
£2,292 pcm
£2,973 pcm
Flats £768 pcm
£1,057 pcm
£1,595 pcm
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All £708 pcm
£1,166 pcm
£1,555 pcm
£2,292 pcm
£2,972 pcm

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 Purley on Thames

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 76% (10 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4.5 stars
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  • currently 2 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
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Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4.5 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Tilehurst (0.8 miles)
  • Pangbourne (2.0 miles)
  • Reading West (2.8 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (25.2 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (38.9 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (40.0 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (26.2 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (26.3 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (29.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Westwood Farm Junior School (0.3 miles)
  • Westwood Farm Infant School (0.3 miles)
  • Long Lane Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Bradfield College (4.2 miles)
  • Padworth College (6.7 miles)
  • Wellington College (13.0 miles)
  • Brookfields Special School (0.3 miles)
  • Denefield School (0.6 miles)
  • Little Heath School (1.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,693 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 63,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,285 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £15/mo (£184/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


Gas £56 Electricity £59 Estimated energy cost £115/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: 20200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

West Berkshire

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £242 /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.


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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