4 bedroom house for sale

Newtown, Upper Basildon, Reading, Berkshire, RG8


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Built in the late 1940’s Ridgeway is a 4-bedroom detached family home situated on the edge of the village, benefitting from approximately 0.34 acres and a superb home office.

Property Description
Originally dating from the late 1940’s, Ridgeway
is a versatile family home which sits centrally in
its exceptionally private and mature gardens and
grounds. This well-presented home has been
recently extended to create a large utility room
with cloakroom and subsequently benefits from
planning permission in perpetuity for further
The house is approached through wooden gates
onto a gravel drive providing parking for several
cars. There is a detached workshop studio with
mezzanine storage which could also serve well as
a second home office, with opening to the front
and side, overlooking the mature and private front gardens and established pond. To the rear of the property, there is a large south facing lawned garden and to one side sits a detached home office which benefits from its own decked terrace, perfect for working from home.

Upper Basildon, West Berkshire
• The village of Upper Basildon sits on the edge of
the Berkshire Downlands in an area of 'Outstanding Natural Beauty’ within close proximity to the riverside village of Pangbourne.
• The village itself offers a range of amenities
including a parish church, community Post Office,
highly regarded C of E primary school, and the
popular Red Lion public house.
• The village also benefits from a modern village
hall, which has become the centre for a variety of
community sports and activities with its adjoining
sports field and tennis courts.
• Bradfield College is located three miles from Upper Basildon and has excellent leisure, fitness and sports facilities including a large indoor swimming pool all of which are available for use by members of the public. The facilities also include squash, badminton courts, tennis courts, hockey and a 9-hole golf course.
• Transport links by both rail and road are
excellent. The M4 (J12) is just 6 miles away,
providing access to London and its airports.
Train services can be accessed at Theale (London
Paddington within the hour), Pangbourne
(London Paddington within the hour) and
Reading (London Paddington 27 minutes).
• There are a wide range of schools in the area,
both state and private. Of particular note
are St Andrew’s Preparatory School, Elstree
Preparatory School, Brockhurst & Marlston
House Preparatory School, Bradfield College,
Down House, Pangbourne College, The Oratory,
St Helens and St Katherines and Abingdon

• Mains water, electricity and drainage.
Oil fired central heating.
• Connection to Gigaclear ultra-fast fibre
broadband is available at the property.
• Council tax – Band G 2022/23 £3,332.50
• Local authority: West Berkshire Council.
Telephone 01635 551111
• Postcode: RG8 8JG

Fixtures and Fittings
• Only those mentioned in these sales
particulars are included in the sale. All others,
such as fitted carpets, curtains, light fittings,
garden ornaments etc., are specifically
excluded but may be made available by
separate negotiation.