Woodcote Berkshire RG8 0RQ

Price OIEO £650,000 Freehold

2 Oakdene, Woodcote, Reading Berkshire RG8 0RQ

A light and spacious four bedroom detached family home, set within a quiet cul-de-sac on the edge of the village. Situated on a large corner plot and benefitting from a double garage and off road parking for several cars. The property has been modernised in recent years including two new bathrooms.

A covered entrance porch with timber front door opens in to the entrance hall. There are stairs to the first floor with a cupboard under. A door opens to the study, which has a front aspect.

The cloakroom has a modern white suite comprising a wash hand basin and low level WC.

Double doors open from the entrance hall in to the sitting room, which is a bright room having dual aspect picture windows. There is an open fireplace with an ornate Dorchester carved timber fire surround and marble slips and hearth.

Glazed double doors open in to the dining room with a sliding patio door to the rear garden.

The kitchen has a good range of fitted wall and base units with work surfaces over and a breakfast bar. There is an integrated double electric oven and gas hob. A door leads from the kitchen into the utility room which has a door to the garden. 

A turning staircase leads to the first floor landing. The airing cupboard has a hot water tank with immersion heater back up.

The master bedroom has built in wardrobes. A door opens in to the en-suite bathroom, re-fitted approximately four years ago by Kingfisher Bathrooms and comprises a panelled bath with power shower over, a wash hand basin and low level WC.

There are two additional double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and a generous single bedroom. The family bathroom has also been re-fitted and comprises a panelled bath with power shower, a wash hand basin and low level WC.


The property benefits from being on a large corner plot. A driveway allows for ample off road parking and provides access to the double garage with two up and over doors, one of which is electric. The garden is enclosed by mature hedge border and laid to lawn. 

Gates access at both sides lead to the rear garden. The rear garden is a particular feature of the property with a large patio area adjacent opening onto to a lawned area that slopes down to the rear boundary comprising mature hedging and trees providing privacy. The garden is well stocked with mature shrub beds and borders. Additional privacy is provided by timber fencing and a brick wall. There is an outside tap and lighting.

Living in Woodcote

Woodcote is a popular Chilterns Village situated approximately 3 miles from Goring & Streatley station. The village offers good amenities including Primary and Secondary school a recently renovated convenience shop, and several local pubs within walking distance. There is a good bus service to Oxford and Reading, and train access to London (Paddington) and Oxford, with a choice of either Pangbourne or Goring Railway Stations. Woodcote is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by beechwoods and farmland that drops down towards the river valley.

Reading – 8 miles

Goring – 3 miles

Wallingford – 4 miles

Henley on Thames – 11 miles

London Heathrow – 32 miles

London West End – 36 miles


Primary Schools – Woodcote Primary School

Secondary Schools – Langtree Secondary School

Sixth Form – The Henley College

Private Prep schools – The Oratory Prep, St Andrews, Cranford House and Moulsford

Private Schools – The Oratory, Abingdon Boys, St Helen & St Katharine, Blue Coat, Pangbourne College, Queen Annes School.


Moorings are available along the river and Marina facilities can be found at Pangbourne.

There are local golf clubs at Goring and Streatley Golf Club and The Springs at North Stoke.  Other sports clubs include, an active Football Club, Cricket club and Real Tennis.

There is superb walking, cycling and riding in the Chiltern Hills, an designated area of outstanding natural beauty.

Tenure – Freehold Services – All mains services

Local Authority – South Oxfordshire District Council

Council Tax – Band G

Viewing – Strictly by appointment via Philip Booth Esq 01491 635343 or 07795 422284

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Property Features
  • House
  • 4 bed
  • 2 bath
  • 2 Garage
  • Pool