Savills | Queensborough Cottages, Wallingford Road, Compton, Newbury, RG20 6PU | Properties for sale
1,066 sq ft(99.03 sq m)
Guide price £400,000

Queensborough CottagesWallingford Road, Compton, Newbury, RG20 6PU

  • Under offer

Key features

  • 2 Double bedrooms
  • third bedroom/study
  • Great period features
  • Excellent rear garden
  • Superb rural position

A charming period cottage situated on the edge of a popular downland village.

About this property

  • 1 Queensborouggh Cottages is a pretty 2/3 bedroom semi-detached 18th century cottage, beautifully restored and valuably unlisted with some recent additions. The cottage has and undergone complete restoration, refurbishment and modernisation to create a very comfortable house. The sitting room has an original open fireplace with bread ovens, presently fitted with a wood burning stove. There is a door from the dining room leading directly out onto the garden and a door from the kitchen leading to a rear patio. The first floor has a spacious landing, a good-sized family bathroom and 2 double bedrooms with lovely views.

    The property is entered from a private road and set in pretty gardens measuring some 150 foot in depth by 40 foot across at the widest part behind the property, with gardens mainly laid to lawn. The garden enjoys the southerly sun and has a pretty stone laid patio for summer dining and barbecues. There is also a single garage and hard standing areas for further parking.

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Local information

  • 1 Queensborough situated on the edge of the popular village of Compton. The area is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the property is in a conservation area. Road and rail connections are excellent, there are stations at Goring or Didcot Parkway both with direct trains to Paddington. The M4 and the A34 provide road connections in all directions. Oxford and Reading are within a drive and the bustling Market town of Newbury offers a wide range of shopping and entertainment. Compton is well served for state schooling with a junior school and the renowned Downs Secondary School. There are excellent schooling facilities within easy driving distance to include; Pangbourne College, Bradfield College, St Andrew`s Preparatory School, Downe House, Brockhurst & Marlston House Preparatory School and Elstree Preparatory School.

Additional information

  • Directions: Directions: In the village of Compton, with the Foinavon Public House on your left, turn into Horn Street, proceed along this road and bear round to the right into the Wallingford Road. Proceed to the end of this road and you will come to a bridge on your right, bear left before the bridge and there is an electric gate with a push button control to open, proceed onto the track and Queensborough Cottages can be found on the left handside. Post Code: RG20 6PU
  • EPC Rating = E