Monkswood Close, Newbury RG14

Monkswood Close, Newbury RG14

4 Bedroom | Freehold | 2 Baths

Guide price £550,000
Newbury 1.3 miles
Newbury Racecourse 1.8 miles
Thatcham 4.3 miles

A deceptively spacious well presented detached house in need of updating located at the far end of a quiet and popular close. The superb location being ideal for both primary and secondary schooling together with the local shops and surgery all being within walking distance.

The ground floor accommodation is accessed via a glazed patio door into entrance porch with a further door leading into the hallway. The hallway is of a lovely size with doors to all downstairs reception rooms together with the stairs to the first floor accommodation and downstairs shower room. The dual aspect living room is a super size with stone built fireplace, while the dining room has double glazed doors leading on to the rear garden. Kitchen/breakfast room with a range of eye level and low level units incorporating sink unit and drainer, space for cooker and fridge and door way to the decent sized utility room providing access to the rear garden with a further window to rear and sink unit with plumbing for washing machine and plenty of other storage. The study completes the ground floor accommodation.

The first floor has a large galleried landing. There is a master bedroom with wall length wardrobes and ensuite shower room, two further very good sized bedrooms both with built-in cupboards and small double again with built-in wardrobe complete the bedroom accommodation. There is a family bathroom with further built-in under eaves storage on the landing.

A long driveway leads up to the property and to the double attached garage with up and over door and power and light connection. The rest of the front is laid to lawn with flower, shrub and tree borders. There is side gated access to rear garden which is south facing and offers a high degree or privacy with a patio area adjacent to the property and the remainder being laid to lawn with various flower and shrub beds and mature trees providing screening and privacy. Enclosed by brick wall and wooden panel fencing. Gated access to the front.

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