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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • Share of freehold
  • Attractive Grade II Period Building with original features
  • Two bedrooms
  • Refitted kitchen
  • Private allocated parking space
  • Gas central heating
  • Patio area
  • No onward chain
  • Share of freehold

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Since listed: 1854 page views

Description

Offered to the market with no onward chain a superb refurbished two bedroom lower ground floor apartment located in Albion Terrace, one of Reading's finest Grade II* listed buildings. Constructed in 1835, Albion Terrace has always presented an imposing frontage to one of Reading's main thoroughfares, having recently undergone a £1m+ external building project that involved replacing the whole of the roof and restoring many of its original Georgian architectural features. The property is ideally situated within easy walking distance of the town centre, train station and the Royal Berkshire Hospital. The impressive accommodation comprises of 16ft sitting room with double doors that lead out onto a patio area, newly fitted kitchen with breakfast bar, two bedrooms with the master bedroom also incorporating a shower enclosure, bathroom, outside private storage. There are well maintained communal grounds with secluded garden areas and a secure allocated car parking space.

Location:
Situated within walking distance of the town centre, train station and the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Reading is one of the south east's largest towns only 25 minutes from London by train, with trains running every five minutes or so, Reading is home to many of the city's commuters. Reading also has easy links by road or rail to Swindon, Oxford, Basingstoke, Heathrow and farther afield. Beyond the hive of commercial activity, Reading is nestled in the heart of Royal Berkshire offering beautiful riverside walks on the Thames and tow path ambles on the Kennet and Avon canals and with the nearby Berkshire Downs and Chilterns, beautiful countryside is never far away. Reading offers a rich mix of shops and markets. In the heart of the town, The Oracle combines chic boutiques with department stores such as Debenhams and House of Fraser and within a minute's walk there are many high-street favourites including John Lewis and Marks & Spencer. There are restaurants, cafes and brasseries to suit every taste in Reading. Plus there are numerous bars and restaurants on the Oracle Riverside.
Reading school founded in 1125 is the 16th oldest school in England, there are 6 other state secondary schools along with 37 state primary schools in the borough. In addition there are some well-recognised and top ranked independent and public schools in Reading and its surrounding catchment. Schools such as Leighton Park, Queen Annes, The Abbey, Crosfields, Bradfield College, The Oratory and Bluecoat are just some of the outstanding public schools in the area. Kendrick girls' school is one of the top grammar schools in the UK. Reading University established in 1892 is a 'red brick' and ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world. There are almost 23,000 students from all over the globe.

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Local Amenities

  • Reading 0.6 miles
  • Reading West 1.2 miles
  • Kendrick School 0.1 miles
  • The Deenway Montessori School 0.1 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Reading 0.6 miles
  • Reading West 1.2 miles
  • Kendrick School 0.1 miles
  • The Deenway Montessori School 0.1 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a flat in RG1:

  • £261,605
  • Price decrease

  • -£3,474
  • (-1.311%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £246,034
  • Properties sold

    125

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£1,196 pcm

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
3rd Dec 2019 £235,000 Price reduced by £15,000
5th Nov 2019 £250,000 Price reduced by £15,000
5th Oct 2019 £265,000 First listed

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