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5 bed Detached House


Farm Cottage, Clay Hill, Beenham, Reading


Reception hall
Drawing room
Dining room
Kitchen/family room
Utility room | Cloakroom | Cellar
Master bedroom with dressing room and en suite
Guest bedroom with en suite bathroom
Three further bedrooms
Family bathroom
Garden, in all about

Situated on the outskirts of the picturesque and
historic village of Beenham, and within easy
commuting distance of major regional towns,
this delightful cottage has been sensitively
updated and extended to provide almost 3,300
sq. ft. of accommodation.
The property is accessed via a storm porch and
a well-proportioned reception hall, from which
flows the flexible ground floor accommodation.
There is a spacious triple aspect drawing room
with a woodburning stove and bi-fold doors
leading to the garden terrace. Adjoining this is
the dining room and onto the kitchen/breakfast
room, also with woodburning stove and bifold
doors. The ground floor accommodation
is completed by a cloakroom and by a large
utility room, accessible from both the kitchen
and hallway and also giving access to the
integral garage. The first floor accommodation
comprises a spacious double aspect master
bedroom with dressing room and en suite
bathroom, a second bedroom with en suite
bathroom and three further well-proportioned
bedrooms, serviced by a family bathroom.
On the lower ground floor the property boasts
a spacious cellar comprising three separate

Farm Cottage sits in a prime position on the outskirts of Beenham, a lovely village which benefits from its own church, pub and primary school. The adjacent village of Bradfield Southend provides a further primary school, village store with post office and gastro pub, The Queens Head. Theale is about 4 miles away and provides a further range of facilities including a commuter train to London Paddington. Reading and Newbury are also close by and offer a comprehensive range of amenities including shops, restaurants, theatres and sporting facilities.

The range of schooling in the area is excellent, including St. Andrews (6.0 miles), The Oratory (13.3 miles), Elstree School (3.4 miles), Bradfield College (3.5 miles) and Downe House (6.8 miles). There are a variety of recreational pursuits available in the area and the surrounding countryside is renowned for walking and riding.

Approached over a long shared driveway and surrounded on all sides by its grounds, the property boasts a paved forecourt bordered by mature shrubs and trees, offering turning and parking space for multiple cars and access to the integral double garage. The well-maintained, mature gardens provide a good level of seclusion and feature a spacious paved terrace to the rear and side of the property, accessible from both the drawing room and the kitchen/family room and ideal for entertaining. The remaining grounds are laid mainly to lawn with mature shrubs and trees.
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Strutt & Parker

Strutt & Parker

1 High Street