Westfield Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4
Guide Price £1,700,000 Freehold
Offers in excess of £650,000 Share of Freehold
Situated in the highly sought after Albion Terrace, this unique and individual property is set over four floors and offers over 2000 sq. ft. (188 sq. M.) of living accommodation and a walled garden. Originally constructed in 1835 and now Grade II* listed this superb property retains much of its grandeur and many of its original features including, high ceilings and large sash windows. Offering flexible living accommodation the ground floor has an entrance hall with stairs leading to first floor with its bright grand living room with south facing floor to ceiling windows and a wrought iron veranda. The first floor also has a contemporary bespoke handmade Neptune kitchen/breakfast room with a range of high spec. NEFF appliances and granite work surfaces. The first floor is completed by a study or fifth bedroom. On the second floor there are two large bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom and a further family bathroom with a feature innovative Duravit bath and separate shower. The third and top floor again has two generously proportioned bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom complete with freestanding designer bath. The top two floors of the property offer elevated views over the Reading skyline and this superb home is an easy walk Reading train station with its direct links to London in just over 20 minutes (also with Crossrail soon to be on the Elizabeth Line linking Reading with the City of London and Canary Wharf) as well as the Royal Berkshire Hospital. The property further benefits from a large (approx 450 sq.m.) walled garden which can be accessed via the developments landscaped communal grounds. The exceptional home is in our opinion one of the finest homes of its type in the town and would suit a growing family looking for a unique home in a great convenient location.
Albion Terrace is located on London Road a approxiamtley 150 metres to the west of the Royal Berkshire Hospital. The gated parking area and access to this apartment is from Sidmouth Street which runs between the Queens Road and London Road.
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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