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LONG OR SHORT LET, BILLS INCLUDED, PETS WELCOME. Available early Jan. Enjoy rustic waterside living right alongside modern indoor luxury! This stylish three-bedroom house is situated directly on the towpath of the Kennet and Avon canal at Aldermaston Wharf. Step out of the door and you can literally go anywhere by foot, boat, car, bike, bus or train. The property is a very short walk to the rail station with frequent fast links into London, including a direct service to London Paddington.
Situated halfway between Reading and Newbury, this bright, modern house opens directly onto the canal towpath and really is the best of both worlds. With three newly decorated and stylishly furnished bedrooms (king size en suite, second king size and a single), a family bathroom and spacious living area with modern open plan kitchen, plus a secure back garden for bbqs, bike and canoe storage, accessed directly from the private parking area with two allocated spaces. At the front of the property French windows open onto a fenced patio with direct access to the towpath leading to extensive countryside walks, the National Cycle Network, bus stops and a local pub, as well as various local attractions including the canal visitor centre with tea rooms and boat hire. Pets are welcome.
As well as riverside walks on the doorstep, the surrounding countryside provides excellent amenities for outdoor pursuits. There's an extensive network of cycle tracks on the doorstep, a selection of golf courses, sailing and water-sports clubs nearby, and the vast retail, commercial and recreational facilities of Reading and Newbury, both easily accessible by train in 15 mins. Just outside the village is Paice’s Wood Country Park and lakes, great for kids and dogs but also home of Seven Lakes Fishery, a day ticket fishery set in beautiful parkland with seven well stocked lakes for all year round fishing.
Transport links couldn't be better, with the train station just a three minute walk away and regular fast links into London (door to door, 53 minutes into Paddington via Reading), the A4 and Newbury (15mins direct) and within easy reach of M4 (just three miles from junction 12) and Heathrow Airport (approx. 45mins). There’s also easy access to the south west via the M3 (25mins to junction 6 via Basingstoke which also has a frequent direct rail link to London Waterloo.