Ashford Hill, Thatcham RG19

Ashford Hill, Thatcham RG19

3 Bedroom | Freehold | 1 Bath

Guide price £600,000
Thatcham 2.5 miles
Midgham 3.4 miles
Newbury Racecourse 4.3 miles

Available chain free is this charming, detached period cottage sitting in westerly facing grounds of 1/3 of an acre located down a no through lane and surrounded by open countryside.

Available chain free is this charming, detached period cottage sitting in westerly facing grounds of 1/3 of an acre located down a no through lane and surrounded by open countryside.

Yonder Cottage is a charming, detached cottage believed to have been built in 1883. The property is full of character with exposed beams, fireplaces and includes a railway carriage incorporated into the property on the first floor. The accommodation briefly comprises an entrance hall with reception rooms either side, the kitchen, utility room, conservatory and an office accessed from the outside. On the first floor there are 3 bedrooms and a family bathroom. Of great historical note, two of the bedrooms consist of an old broad gauge railway carriage which has been cleverly integrated into the fabric of the building to provide bright, characterful bedrooms.

The property is approached down a no through lane which leads to the front of the house and provides parking for two cars and access to the large garage. To the side of the property there is a further area of hardstanding providing additional parking and adjoins an area of garden previously used as a vegetable plot. The main area of garden is to the rear of the property and provides a lovely tranquil setting for wildlife, has a variety of trees and shrubs and has west facing views over the adjoining fields.

Calor gas heating, sewage treatment plant, mains water and electricity.

Local Authority: Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council

Council Tax: Band F

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Key property details
Property attributes
Parking available
Additional attributes
Garden Conservatory
Energy efficiency rating
Total sq ft
1,184 (110 Sq M) approx.
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