Broad Lane, Upper Bucklebury, Reading

4 beds | 2 baths | 3 receptions | Guide price £725,000


  • Period property
  • Open fireplaces
  • Large kitchen/diner
  • Two reception rooms
  • Conservatory
  • Large garage with workshop
  • Potential to extend (sSTPP)
  • Views across to fields
  • Village location
  • Surrounded by generous gardens

A SUBSTANTIAL and IMPRESSIVE detached character family home situated in the PICTURESQUE VILLAGE of Upper Bucklebury, OVERLOOKING FIELDS, which has been tastefully EXTENDED and now offers a large kitchen/diner, two further reception rooms, conservatory and surrounded by GENEROUS GARDENS

LOCATION Surrounded by Bucklebury Common and Blacklands Copse is the pretty village of Upper Bucklebury which was developed in the 20th century. Upper Bucklebury has a village store, a public house, COE church, and a primary school. Nearby public schools include Elstree School, Downe House, Pangbourne College and Brockenhurst and Marlston Schools. The property is also in the Kennet Academy catchment area.

DESCRIPTION The accommodation comprises an entrance hallway, downstairs cloakroom, large dual aspect formal sitting room with beautiful open fireplace and bay window. There is a large kitchen/diner which has been updated by the current vendors and offers a range of cream wooden units and plenty of space for a dining table. The bay window is a particular feature as it has a built-in window seat and overlooks fields to the front. There is a generous second reception room which could easily be used as a study or play room which again is dual aspect. There is an inner hallway with larder, built-in storage cupboard, utility room and internal access to the large garage. To the rear of the property is an impressive conservatory which gives a stunning aspect of the surrounding gardens. To the first floor are three bedrooms, which all have stunning views over fields. The master benefits from a built-in dressing area and an en-suite shower room with newly fitted shower. Bedroom two is a bright and airy double and has built-in wardrobes and bedroom three is a large single and also has built-in storage. The family bathroom has a shower and a bath along with built-in sink and vanity unit.

OUTSIDE Cornerways occupies a particularly generous plot. To the front of the property is a large gravel driveway, which would easily accommodate plenty of vehicles, a lawned area and access to the garage, which is larger than expected and has a workshop area to the rear. The gardens wrap around three sides of the property with visible shrub borders and offer a large degree of privacy. There is a large patio area with raised planters which could be used as a vegetable patch. The gardens at this property are a real feature and must be viewed to be appreciated.

SERVICES All mains services are connected. The property operates on gas fired central heating and benefits from double glazing. Energy efficiency rating D.

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