Inkpen Road, Kintbury, Hungerford, RG17


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An attractive 19th Century Methodist Chapel Schoolroom., suitable for continued community use or residential conversion (STPP). Viewing by appointment only.


The property comprises a former Methodist Schoolroom which has been utilised as a Methodist Chapel over recent years.

The building is semi-detached to the former Methodist Chapel that has been sold and converted into a private residential dwelling.

This 19th Century building has a frontage to Inkpen Road of 8.5 metres and an approximate depth of 24 metres, which is mainly filled by the property with a small courtyard area to the rear.

The property is not listed but does sit within a designated Conservation Area.

The Methodist Chapel:

Entrance Vestibule (5.6m x 2.5m) - with separate unisex disabled toilet offering access to the boiler room.

Chapel (9.5m x 5.6m) - with stunning wooden valued ceilings and wainscot.

Lobby corridor leading to:

Vestry/Meeting Room (3.7m x 3.3m)

Kitchen (3.5m x 3.2m) with fitted worktops and cupboards.


The total floor space is approximately 1,065 sq ft.


The general location of the property can be viewed during normal daylight hours.

We have arranged a number of viewing dates as follows:

1. Thursday 4th March 2021 - from 10am

2. Tuesday 9th March 2021 - from 10am

Viewings of the property are by appointment only and strict Covid measures must be adhered to.

Appointments should be made through our Land Department on 01285 646770 /


The property is located on Inkpen Road in the heart of Kintbury, a desirable village in West Berkshire, situated between Newbury and Hungerford.

Kintbury is a sought after village in West Berkshire and sits within the North Wessex Downs, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is popular with commuters as it benefits from Kintbury Railway Station along with easy access to the M4 motorway. The Kennet and Avon Canal runs through the village and a very popular Inn is located on Kintbury Lock.


We are informed the vendors enjoy freehold title and vacant possession will be granted upon completion of a sale.

We are informed that mains services are connected to the building including electric and water, heating is provided by oil central heating. Interested parties should address any specific enquiries to the relevant service providers.


The property has been recently utilised as a Methodist Chapel for a place of worship, which is within the E1 (e-f) of the Use of Classes Order, which would also permit alternative community uses such as clinics, day surgeries, pre-school and nurseries.

It is considered that a building of this size and with its central location could have a number of alternative uses for both commercial and residential purposes, subject to the relevant planning consents.

Interested parties should address any specific questions to the planning authority.


The property is offered for sale by informal tender with offers to be made in writing by 12 noon on Monday 29th March 2021 at the offices of Perry Bishop & Chambers, 2 Silver Street, Cirencester, GL7 2BL.

These should be submitted on the offer form which is available from ourselves, so as to ensure that all information required is received. The offer may be returned by hand, posted to our Cirencester office or by email to

It is the bidder's responsibility to ensure that their offer is received by the prescribed deadline, and the vendor is not bound to accept the highest or any offer. A decision will be made as soon as possible after the closing date, with all parties being notified accordingly.


It is noted that the oil tank is located on a neighbours land and a right of way to service the tank is available. The oil can be filled from the roadside without access to the tank.


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