FRILSHAM COMMON COTTAGE
FRILSHAM – BERKSHIRE
Goring (London Paddington within the hour) 8 ½ miles - Streatley High Street/River 8 miles Pangbourne 5 miles - Reading 10 miles (London Paddington 27 minutes) - M4 (Junction 12) 7 miles - Newbury 9 miles
A 2 bedroom semi-detached property with lovely garden in a quiet tucked away area. The property is owned by the Yattendon Estate. Easy access for Newbury, Reading and the M4.
1 Double Bedrooms
1 Single Bedroom
Outbuilding with boiler and storage
Parking in front of property
Situated on the North side of the Pang Valley,lies the small unspoilt Hamlet of Frilsham, surrounded by attractive countryside and woodland largely owned by the Yattendon Estate and in a designated “AONB”, where the planners' current policy is to restrict and control any obtrusive development wherever possible.
Approximately 1 mile to the west is the highly regarded village of Yattendon, which has changed little over the years and is also set in delightful wooded countryside on the fringe of the Berkshire Downlands close to the River Pang which lies on the Hermitage side of the village. Yattendon has a range of shops including a Post Office stores, hairdresser, West Berks Brewery shop, a high class butcher and the historic Royal Oak, a renowned country house hotel and restaurant which overlooks the village square.
There are many notable period houses and a fine Parish Church dating from 1450.
Bradfield College a leading Public School, situated some 3 miles away, has an excellent modern sports and leisure complex, which is available for the public to use by subscription with facilities including heated indoor swimming pool, badminton, gymnasium, body conditioning and aerobics, and tennis courts. The college now boasts a superb 9-hole golf course, which is also available for use by local residents.
In the local area are a first class range of schools, both state and private, including 3 prep schools, a highly regarded Church of England primary school in Yattendon and the successful Downs Secondary School at Compton, which now has a VI form.
A local bus route provides services to Newbury, Pangbourne and Reading.
Frilsham Common Cottage is a character property sitting on the wooded edge of Frilsham. Entrance is into a porch which offers space for shoes and coats and an additional door into the hall. There is a downstairs bathroom which is a white suite and bath with overhead shower. The sitting room is a good size and has a fireplace, plus door to the outside patio and garden. The fitted kitchen overlooks the garden and has the stairs leading up to the bedrooms. There is a large double bedroom with a fitted wardrobe and second single bedroom
The property is approached off a byway (minor road) and is the left hand side of a pair of semi-detached cottages. There is parking directly in front of the cottage for maximum 2 cars. A large outbuilding sits in front of the cottage and provides good storage as well as housing the oil tank. The garden has a gravel area and patio with pagoda. The rest is laid to lawn and the garden faces woodland beyond.
Services: Oil central heating and mains electric.
Council Tax: C
Postcode: RG18 9XQ
Energy Efficiency Rating: E
Local Authority: West Berkshire District Council – Telephone: 01635 42400
From our office in the centre of Goring turn left and proceed down the High Street across the river bridge and up to the top of Streatley High Street where at the traffic lights turn left sign posted for Pangbourne. On reaching Pangbourne continue into the village and at the mini roundabout by The Copper Inn continue straight across and then turn right into Church Road. Follow this road up the hill and out of the village and continue for a further 2½ miles where on reaching the bottom of a hill turn right at the junction and follow the road through the woods signposted for Yattendon. Coming out of the woods on the other side continue towards Yattendon and upon entering the village turn left onto Church Lane, then left again onto Chapel Lane. Follow the road out of Yattendon and go over the motorway. Take the next right signposted Frilsham and carry on until you see a green sign on your left marked “byway”. Continue down this track until you come to Frilsham Common Cottage.
Strictly by appointment through Warmingham & Co
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