4 bedroom house for sale

The Slade, Bucklebury, Reading, Berkshire, RG7


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Ashdowne House is a modern and beautifully presented family home, situated in this quiet hamlet and benefitting from wonderful far reaching views across rolling countryside. Garden and grounds of approximately 1.87 acres.

Ashdowne House is a beautifully presented 4 bedroom family home which has been under the same ownership since it was built in 1997, the current owner bought an additional 1.5acres of land in 2008.

Approached down a quiet country lane with a gravel driveway providing plenty of off road parking in front and to the side of the house and double garage.

A porch leads to the front door and a spacious entrance hall gives access to the sitting room on the right hand side, this has an American wood burning stove, patio doors to the side and window overlooking the garden. The dining room is situated in between the sitting room and kitchen and accessed from both the hallway and sitting room. The kitchen is positioned at the back of the house, benefiting from the views across the garden and countryside beyond. The kitchen opens onto the utility/boot room at the front of the house with an external door onto the driveway. Downstairs also has a snug/study and cloak room.

Upstairs, there are 4 double bedrooms, 3 of which have built in wardrobes. The principal bedroom has a bath and shower en suite, as does the family bathroom.

Outside, a terrace wraps around the back and side of the house where incredible views can be enjoyed looking across the countryside. The garden and grounds extend to 1.87 acres.

Bucklebury, West Berkshire
The Slade is a small hamlet situated on Bucklebury Common, on the north east side of Newbury. Whilst being in a tranquil rural location the property offers good, easy access to local facilities in Upper Bucklebury (school, garage, public house and local shop/post office) with further amenities being found nearby in Cold Ash. The area offers excellent access to the A34 and M4 motorway (junction 12 or 13) whilst rail links are found at Newbury, Thatcham or Theale, with London Paddington less than an hour away and Crossrail services from Reading.

There are a wide range of schools in the area, including Elstree, St Andrew’s, Brockhurst & Marlston House, Cheam, Bradfield College, Downe House and Pangbourne College.

• 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 2023/2024 £3,534.27
• Local authority: West Berkshire Council. Telephone 01635 551111

Postcode: RG7 6TE

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.