Category: News

Date posted: June 26, 2019

Author: Paddy Halfhide

Haslams Estate Agents in Reading

Snap Up A Stunning New Executive Family Home Near Reading

Snap up a stunning new executive family home near Reading

There are currently some fantastic new developments in and around Reading that have plenty to offer growing (or grown-up) families.

Close to some of the best schools in the country and with excellent transport links, it’s no wonder these new homes are being snapped up.


Breedon Place, Pangbourne

Breedon Place is a collection of detached and semi-detached homes in an elevated position on Pangbourne Hill. A short walk takes you into the charming village of Pangbourne, which offers artisan boutiques, restaurants and Thameside walks.

This quaint village location is convenient for commuting to Reading and the M4 while Pangbourne Station provides regular trains to Reading for London. Plus, there are some excellent schools just a few minutes away.


Some of the best schools in the country

Local independent boarding and day schools, Pangbourne College and Bradfield College, offer exceptional co-educational facilities each receiving ratings of ‘excellent’ in recent independent school surveys.

Set in 230 acres within an Area of  Outstanding Natural Beauty, Pangbourne College caters for pupils aged 11 to 18. Bradfield College is five miles south-west of Pangbourne in the Berkshire countryside and takes pupils aged 13 to 18.

Moulsford is an independent day and boarding prep school on the banks of the River Thames between Goring and Wallingford. It has 370 boys aged 4 to 13 years, who go on to take places at the UK’s top independent senior schools, many with scholarships and awards.


Tower House, Mortimer

Tower House is a new and exclusive development of just 17 luxury homes in the peaceful village of Mortimer near Reading. With a wide range of styles available from two-bedroom apartments to five-bedroom detached houses, it’s ideally located for enjoying the best of village life.

Mortimer has an excellent selection of local amenities that include a supermarket, Post Office, library, GP and dental surgeries, country pubs, and a range of hair, health and beauty outlets. The village has excellent road and rail connections with major routes such as the A33, M3 and M4 all easily reached from Mortimer. Plus, you can take the train from Mortimer Station to Reading (11 minutes) and Basingstoke (13 minutes).

The local infants and junior schools are well-renowned, and the Willink School in nearby Burghfield Common provides Ofsted-rated ‘Good’ secondary education. There’s also a great selection of local pre-school, nursery, toddler and childcare facilities to choose from.


Lea Meadow, Sonning Common

Properties in the Chiltern villages between Reading and Henley are sought-after for their beauty and seclusion.

Lea Meadow is a stunning new development of 39 houses in the lovely village of Sonning Common. These properties have large rooms and gardens that provide plenty of open space. Lea Meadow offers a village community with excellent access to major towns.

Find out more about the charming Lea Meadow.


Littlebrook, Shinfield

Littlebrook is a private development of 126 beautiful new family homes. These attractive properties have been built in a variety of styles, so there’s something for everyone.

Set in the desirable village location of Shinfield, these homes have appealed to families, first-time buyers, professionals and investors. The development is close to some fine local schools and amenities and offers excellent transport links to Reading and London.

Discover this stylish and sensitively developed new neighbourhood.


Loddon Oak, Spencers Wood

Loddon Oak is a charming new addition to the popular Spencers Wood area. It’s a collection of just 32 family homes with large gardens and lots of open space. Each property is perfectly laid out and finished.

Spencers Wood offers a relaxed village lifestyle with popular local schools and convenient, easy access to Reading, Wokingham and beyond.

Be captivated by this attractive village location.