Aviator place

Reading, Berkshire

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Location

Set within a period house conversion, Aviator Place is a contemporary collection of one and two bedroom apartments a short distance from the centre of Reading. The site is within a charming location close to the world renowned University of Reading and the Royal Berkshire hospital.

The apartments have a variety of impressive internal layouts and benefit from a large landscaped communal garden and secure underground car parking.

Reading

Local Area

Reading has experienced significant growth over the past 15 years, to become a popular headquarter location for multinational firms within the technology sector. The arrival of companies such as Microsoft, Cisco, HP, Intel, and Huawei has given it the prestigious title, ‘Silicon Valley’ of Europe.

Central London is in reach with just a 22 minute train journey to London Paddington, and the station and surrounding rail network is currently undergoing a £895 million redevelopment. Once complete, commuters will enjoy increased capacity, modern facilities and more regular departures. Reading is also home to a world-class university ranked in the top 1% globally, providing a stream of young talent into the workforce.

Reading is a very popular destination for shoppers, with one of the best retail districts in the UK. Completed in 1999, The Oracle Shopping Mall contains 90 retail outlets, 22 restaurants and a multiscreen cinema, with an estimated footfall of 14 million per year.

Investment Highlights

  • London Paddington 22 mins by train
  • 7-minute walk to the Oracle Shopping Centre
  • Known as being part of the ‘Silicon Valley’ of the UK
  • Reading’s redeveloped station was opened in 2014
  • Home to the University of Reading
  • Reading will benefit from Crossrail in 2019

Distance

  • London: 41 miles, 27 mins by train
  • Heathrow: 26 miles
  • Oxford: 26 miles, 22 mins by train
  • Ascot: 15 miles, 27 mins by train
  • Windsor: 20 miles, 39 mins by train

Specifications

  • Dual period conversion and new build
  • Full gas central heating system
  • Off-street parking for each apartment
  • Secure bicycle storage
  • 10 year NHBC building guarantee
  • Double glazing and gas central heating system
  • Modern fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
  • Few minutes’ walk to Reading University
  • London Paddington in 22 minutes by train

Investment Highlights

  • London Paddington 22 mins by train
  • 7-minute walk to the Oracle Shopping Centre
  • Known as being part of the ‘Silicon Valley’ of the UK
  • Reading’s redeveloped station was opened in 2014
  • Home to the University of Reading
  • Reading will benefit from Crossrail in 2019