Category: News

Date posted: January 30, 2020

Author: Sophie Shearn

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A Village on the Thames

Pangbourne benefits from the best of both worlds with a relaxed pace of life and a fantastic selection of things to do. From fine dining to health and fitness, Pangbourne is well equipped to serve its residents.



Whether you’d prefer to dine on a beautiful terrace overlooking the River Thames, or be seated around an open fire upon which a chef prepares your meal; Pangbourne has it all when it comes to feasting out.

Visit Nino’s Trattoria Italiana an independent, family-run restaurant that has been established in the heart of the village for over 40 years. Nino’s offers authentic Italian food, cooked by Italian chefs and served by the family.

Alternatively, head to The Herd, a fabulous steak restaurant that prides itself on local ingredients and passionate cooking. The steaks are matured on the bone for around 30 days for maximum flavour, before being cooked to perfection.


Retail therapy

The village of Pangbourne is home to a selection of independent shops from an award-winning butcher, to an infamous cheese deli (stocking over 100 cheeses). Travel further afield and you can take advantage of the retail opportunities in Reading, Oxford and London.

Visit Green’s of Pangbourne, a specialist butcher and pie maker. Its celebrated service and reputation ensures that you receive the highest quality produce.

Fancy life in the fast lane? H.R. Owen is one of the leading sports car dealers in the UK. Their Pangbourne dealership is home to a range of prestigious car brands including Aston Martin, Bentley and Lamborghini.


Health & beauty

Whether you want to maintain your fitness or embark on a new regime, Pangbourne is within close proximity to a range of well-equipped fitness clubs offering everything from swimming and yoga, to court sports and fitness classes.

The Gym at Streatley is the perfect one stop shop. Work out in the gym, wind down with a sports massage, treat yourself to a new haircut, or meet with friends at the bar.

Indulge in some self-care at The Beauty Box, a welcoming and professional salon situated in the heart of Pangbourne. Offering nail, brow and lash treatments as well as revitalising facials, there are plenty of ways to treat yourself.

Catering to those who enjoy outdoor recreation, Pangbourne is also home to tennis, polo and bowls clubs, as well as the well-known Royal Berkshire Shooting School; so you won’t be short of ways to spend your weekends.


Days out

Whether your preference is the theatre, watching the latest films or experiencing history at museums and art galleries; Pangbourne is well served with places to see and experience.

Discover Beale Park and the fantastic range of exotic animals and birds, or head to Basildon Park where you can dine in a grand country house; all are at your fingertips.



Breedon Place is a small development comprised of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses.

Benefiting from picturesque views over the surrounding Pang Valley and within walking distance from the village, Breedon Place is perfect for growing families or downsizers alike.

Perfectly proportioned, every detail of these homes has been carefully considered to ensure a chic and comfortable lifestyle.

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