A substantial Grade II Listed Victorian house with access to the River Thames

Bankside is an elegant Victorian Grade II Listed house with wonderful reception rooms and an abundance of original features. At the front of the house is a very pretty ballustraded entrance porch leading into the reception hall. The drawing room and dining room are on either side and both have lovely large bay windows looking over towards the river. Throughout the property the ceilings are high and the reception rooms and bedrooms all have an original fireplace. An attractive feature on the ground floor is the original wooden herringbone flooring. At the back of the house is the family room and wonderful kitchen/breakfast room with its large windows and skylights making it bright and airy. The kitchen has a large central island with an induction hob, painted cabinetry and smart granite quartz worktops. A back door leads out to the side patio. From the rear hall, stairs rise to the first floor landing. The master bedroom faces towards the river and has a very large en suite bath and shower room. There are two further double bedrooms each with en suite and a single bedroom with a small balcony. On the second floor is another double bedroom, also with en suite bathroom.

Outside

Bankside nestles at the bottom of Shooters Hill and has wonderful views over the River Thames. Just across the road is its own private river garden with 130 foot of river frontage and a private mooring. An area of lawn stretches the length of the garden and in one corner is a thatched summer house ideal for outdoor entertaining and barbeques. There is also a hard standing to park two vehicles. To the side of the house is a large paved driveway with parking for up to 5 cars and a double garage. The house has a terrace on either side and the front and side perimeters have pretty wrought iron railings and hedging. There is also a path which winds up the hillside behind the house to a secluded part of the garden which has stunning elevated views over the countryside.

Situation

Shooters Hill is an excellent village location, very close to the center of Pangbourne, with stunning views over the Thames and in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Pangbourne provides a full range of local services and facilities, including an excellent specialist cheese shop and delicatessen, an award winning butcher, an organic food shop, a church and a primary school, as well as a main line station which serves London, Paddington. The more comprehensive amenities of Reading are 6 miles away and the M4 (J12) provides excellent vehicular access to the motorway network, London and its airports. The area is served by a first class range of schooling and recreational facilities and the surrounding countryside is renowned for its walks and rides.

Directions

From the center of Pangbourne, travel out of the village on the A329 towards Streatley, passing the railway station on your left. After passing Hartlocks Court on the left and Pangbourne College Rowing Club on the right, Bankside is the third property on the left hand side.

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Other features

  • Superb Edwardian Villa
  • Overlooking the River Thames
  • River garden
  • Private mooring
  • Fishing rights
  • Substantial period proportions
  • Five bedrooms
  • Four bathrooms

Other details

  • Floorplan
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Shooters Hill, Pangbourne Reading Berkshire RG8

Guide Price
£1,150,000

Ref: PNG160103

Shooters Hill, Pangbourne Reading Berkshire RG8

Guide Price
£1,150,000