Shinfield is a sought after village on the outskirts of Reading. Home to L’Ortolan, the beautiful Grade II Michelin starred restaurant and within 3 miles of Green Park business park, Royal Berkshire Hospital and Reading University, Shinfield is popular with executives working in Reading, Basingstoke and along the M4 corridor.
The village is served by a playground, football and tennis clubs along with a medical centre and several pubs. The ever popular Wellington Country Park with its excellent play facilities, riding centre, farm shop and cafe makes for a great day out.
Reading is 5 miles away with a huge range of high street shops and restaurants, and serves as a hub of larger services and social activity for the surrounding villages. As an alternative to Reading, the villages nearby offer a range of popular pubs and restaurants, and some lovely independent shops.
Shinfield is ideally located for well rated schools, village life and commuting, and attracts upwardly mobile families looking for the right balance of home and work life.
Shinfield is perfectly located for commuting. Along with a local bus service, the area key transport links include:
A33 & M4: 2 miles
Earley train station: 4 miles
Winnersh train station: 4 miles
Reading train station: 5.5 miles
Mereoak Park & Ride reaching Reading in 20 minutes: 2 miles