Westfield Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4
Guide Price £1,700,000 Freehold
Offers in excess of £315,000 Leasehold
An impressive period apartment situated in this highly sought after development by Thomas Homes of former University buildings, conveniently positioned within walking distance of the town centre, train station and the Royal Berkshire hospital. The sympathetic conversion has created a wonderful light and airy apartment featuring a contemporary styled open-plan living room/kitchen with high ceilings, the kitchen has a comprehensive range of built in Bosch appliances to include a dishwasher, fridge, washer/dryer. decorative cornicing and triple sash windows fitted with bespoke plantation shutters. There are two good sized bedrooms which are complemented by a high spec bathroom. The development enjoys well-kept communal grounds with allocated parking for residents and a bike store area. The property would make an excellent first time or investment purchase.
24 London Road is approximately 150 metres to the west of the Royal Berkshire Hospital and the property is accessed by turning left into Crown Place from London Road, taking the first left into the private car park where the allocated parking space is. The communal entrance and direct access to the apartment are via the courtyard and are both accessed from here.
Reading is one of the south east's largest towns just over 20 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.
Guide Price £1,700,000 Freehold
Offers in excess of £1,250,000 Freehold
£650,000 Share of Freehold
Offers in excess of £350,000 Share of Freehold