Getting to Bucklebury House, Bucklebury, RG7 6RR

From the West  -  M4, Junction 13, Newbury

From the M4, exit at Junction 13 onto A34 to Oxford, keeping in the left lane and take the first slip road off the A34, following the directions to Newbury Showground/Chieveley.

At top of elevated slip road, turn right into Priors Court Road for approx 1.49 miles, passing Hillier’s Garden Centre on the left.

Turn left at mini roundabout and then turn right into Marlston Road (signpost for Marlston, Frilsham & Bucklebury) passing Brockhurst School on the right, continue on, for approx 2 miles, upon arriving into Bucklebury  you will pass Bucklebury Church on your left, continue on until you reach a grass triangle with an oak tree in the middle.

Turn right (signpost for Bucklebury Farm Park) and Bucklebury House is the first drive with oak gates on the left hand side.

Trom the East -  M4, Junction 12, Theale
Leave the M4, at Junction 12 (signposted Theale/Reading) Take the A4 towards Newbury. At the next roundabout continue on straight ahead on the dual carriage way for approx 1.66 miles

At next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto A340 (signpost Pangbourne)

Turn first left (signpost Bradfield, Ashampstead, Yattendon) for approx 1.6 miles

Turn left onto Union Road (signposted Bradfield Southend and Bucklebury) and continue on,  passing a war memorial on your right

Continue on through Bradfield Southend, entering the Avenue of Oaks at Bucklebury
Upon entering Chapel Row, The Bladebone Public House is on the left, continue on, along The Common for approximately 1 mile

Turn right at the cross roads (brown signpost Bucklebury Farm Park) continue on this road for approx 1 mile. At the bottom of the hill, you pass a “30 mph” sign. Bucklebury House is immediately on the right after the “30 mph” sign and the wrought iron entrance gates are set back from the highway.

From A4 Thatcham Town Centre
Follow the A4, heading towards Reading. Turn left at lights at the Old Blue Coat School (old Chapel building) signposted Upper Bucklebury/Cold Ash.

Continue along this road until you reach a roundabout (Mill House Public House is on the left) 
At roundabout (signposted for Upper Bucklebury) take the 2nd exit (straight across) up Harts Hill Road, entering Upper Bucklebury after approx 1.2 miles

Continue straight ahead, entering onto The Common for approx 1 mile, turn left at the crossroads ( brown signpost Bucklebury Farm park) continue on this road for approx 1 mile. At the bottom of the hill, you pass a “30 mph” sign.  Bucklebury House entrance is immediately on the right after the “30 mph” sign and the wrought iron gates are set back from the highway.

The Estate Office
The Estate Office
Bucklebury House

Tel: 01189 714187
Fax: 01189 714151

Estate Secretary: Mrs Rachel Moore

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