Mr & Mrs H Shah
3. UTILITIES AND SERVICES
Woodlands has mains electricity, gas, water and drainage.
Meter readings have been taken on the day of completion and accounts opened for all service providers in the names of Mr & Mrs H Shah where possible. On occasion, third parties (Middleton) will be unable to open/access your accounts, you will be notified should this be the case.
3.1 Council Tax
South Oxfordshire District Council
135 Eastern Avenue
Property reference – RPKINC7900
Band – H
Annual amount payable for 20121/2022 – £3,958
Woodlands uses private drainage which has just been installed by UKDP Solutions.
The electricity for Woodlands is supplied by:
The electricity meter is located in the cupboard, underneath the back stairs.
3.4 Solar Panel
There is an electric meter, which is used for the solar panels. This is located in the swimming pool machinery room. The account is registered with British Gas.
The property uses oil for central heating. The oil tank is approximately 45% full.
The water for Woodlands is supplied by:
The water meter is located on the verge of Colmore Lane opposite the middle of Orchards House (where the chimneys are). It is on the same side of the road as ‘Woodlands’. There are 3 stopcocks located near the wildflower garden and the stopcock controller hangs in the tree.
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4. ADDITIONAL PROPERTY INFORMATION
4.1 Burglar Alarm
The alarm code will be re-set to 1397. Account details have been provided by the vendor Tony Cotton.
The tap to the dishwasher is located in the cupboard under the sink.
The blue knob under the sink can be turned horizontally towards the pipe in order to switch the water supply to the dishwasher off and prevent it from filling up with water. This is recommended when not in use or left for longer than a day.
There is a safe located underneath the back stairs, which is operated with one key.
The filtered water tap is located in the middle of the main taps in the kitchen sink, and the mains is located on the right. The filters are due to be changed and we recommend that they are done at least once a year. There are extra filters leftover from the vendor under the kitchen sink.
4.5 Waste Collection
Waste collection takes place on Wednesday and bins should be out before 07:00.
Collection of household waste (grey bin) and small electrical items (in separate sack) are collected fortnightly. The recycling (green bin and green box for glass) and textiles (in separate sack) occurs on the alternate weeks. Food waste (food caddy) is collected every week.
Your first collection on Wednesday 16th June will be recycling, food waste and textiles; the following week will be household waste, food waste and small electrical items.
Garden waste – this is a subscription-based service commencing on the first date of your payment. The annual fee is £51.50.
The council will collect the equivalent of one extra bin’s worth of garden waste during one week in Spring and Autumn. The dates for 2021 are week commencing 17 May and 1 November. The weeks for 2022 are still to be confirmed.
Applications can be made online at:
Enquiries can also be made on:
Tel: 01235 422600
There is a Household Waste Recycling Centre at Oakley Wood:
Old Icknield Way
Tel: 01865 816043
Open 7 days a week, all year round excluding 25 and 26 December and 1 January.
4.6 Water Softener
Water softener pipes are located in the boiler room. The images below show the on and off positions.
For the ‘on’ position, the handle is vertical.
For the ‘off’ position, the handle is horizontal.
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5. LOCAL AREA AND CONTACTS
Address: 7 Market Place Henley-on-Thames
Tel: 01491 574377
Postcode: RG9 2AA
Tue, Thu, Fri: 08:30-17:30
Address: Wood Lane Dentistry 37 Wood Lane Sonning Common Reading
Postcode: RG4 9SJ
Alt Sat: 08:30-13:00
While we make every effort to recommend suppliers known to Middleton Advisors, some of the contacts within this report are unknown to Middleton. We cannot take responsibility for work carried out by these professionals and would recommend you carry out your own research before entering into a contract.