5 bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale: Western Elms Avenue, Reading

  • reception rooms 2
  • bedrooms 5
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: 36869_13313573

Key Features

  • Beautifully restored period family home
  • Tree-lined street just to the West of Reading town
  • Sitting room with fireplace
  • Library/snug with wood burner
  • Large kitchen/breakfast room
  • 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Cellars
  • Gorgeous West facing gardens of approx. 140 ft
  • Carport/store
  • Driveway parking for several cars


A rarely available period home in a favoured tree lined road just to the West of Reading town centre. Beautifully restored, and with substantial accommodation arranged over 4 floors, this property offers elegant and family friendly living.

Sitting room, library/snug, kitchen/dining room, cloakroom, 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, cellars and beautiful West-facing landscaped gardens of approx 140 ft. Carport/store and ample off-road parking.


A beautifully restored period family home in a favoured tree lined street to the West of Reading town centre

Substantial Victorian 5 bed semi-detached home
Elegant, family friendly accommodation
Fabulous West-facing gardens of approx. 140 ft
Further potential for conversion of attic space and cellar

The Property

A rarely available, substantial and beautifully restored Victorian family home situated in a desirable tree-lined street to the West of Reading town centre. The property has been lovingly and sympathetically updated to offer fantastic family-friendly accommodation in a convenient location minutes' walk from the bustle of the town centre and the station.

Arranged over 4 floors, the space extends to over 2,100 sq ft including the large kitchen/dining room with double doors to garden, the sophisticated drawing room with fireplace and cosy library/snug with woodburning stove and double doors to the terrace. On the first floor is the master bedroom with en-suite shower room, 3 further bedrooms and family bathroom. The second floor has another bedroom and also access to the large attic space which offers potential for conversion to a large master suite. The original coal cellar provides further storage, or could be converted to a cinema room or home office.

Outside, the secluded and private gardens have a beautiful aspect and are quiet and peaceful. Landscaped with a new sandstone terrace for summer entertaining, fruit trees and a willow tunnel as well as beds, borders and the original brick walls providing a mellow backdrop for the planting. To the side of the house, there is a carport/storage area and access onto the front garden and driveway with parking for several cars.


Western Elms Avenue is a wide, tree-lined residential street with many beautiful period homes. Linking the Oxford Road with the Tilehurst Road, the area is easily accessible for Reading town centre, the mainline stations at Reading West and Reading as well as frequent buses to all parts of the local area.


All Saints Junior school rated Outstanding by OFSTED and the Infants School is rated Good . St Edwards Prep School is nearby and there are highly rated grammar and private schools in Reading including Kendrick Girls, Reading Boys, The Abbey and St Josephs College.

Transport Links

Transport Links
Reading West Station 0.2 miles, Reading station 1.2 miles, London Paddington in 25 mins
Easy access to M4 J11, M25, M40 and Heathrow

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Reference: 36869_13313573

Contact Agent

Patrick Williams
Tel: 01189 844444