Leckhampstead, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20
A most attractive and substantial detached property which offers excellent family accommodation arranged over two floors. It is a wonderfully light house, being enhanced by the neutral decor throughout. The ground floor offers a large sitting room with an open fireplace along with a range of bespoke fitted cupboards and shelving. This then leads through to the family room and a home office. The kitchen/dining room is a spacious sociable room with ample space for dining, along with a sliding door leading from the dining area into the garden. There is an adjoining utility room and from there a staircase up to the guest bedroom, with an ensuite shower room.
The main staircase leads to the first floor landing which has light cascading into it and offers a principal bedroom with a range of fitted cupboards and an ensuite with both bath and shower. The 3 further double bedrooms are served by the family bathroom.
Leckhampstead is a small village situated in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with rural surroundings of North Berkshire, to the north west of Newbury. The village boasts a sympathetic mix of historic and more modern homes and farms. Nearby villages include Chieveley, Boxford, Chaddleworth, Brightwalton and Peasemore. Newbury is about 6 miles away and offers excellent shopping including Park Way shopping mall, its own theatre and cinema, a choice of restaurants and the Kennet and Avon canal runs through the heart of the town. Railway stations be found at Didcot Parkway or Newbury. The area boasts an excellent range of schooling, both state and private.
The property has a sizeable block paved driveway which can accommodate several vehicles, in addition to the double garage. Also to the front is a pretty and secluded patio garden, with some established shrubbery borders and high hedging. Access can be gained from both sides around to the rear garden. This is mainly laid to lawn, being bordered by high hedging and fencing, with again borders boasting a wonderful array of shrubs. There is a large terrace which is adjacent to and runs the width of the house. Cleverly, an up and over door provides immediate access into the garden from the double garage, ideal for garden machinery. Timber sheds provide useful storage.
Mains electricity and water. Cesspit. Oil fired central heating.
Hamptons (Newbury Sales)
58 Northbrook Street