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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Boars Hill, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

Guide Price £1,495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Private Parking
  • 2.60 acres

Full description

Lying in an elevated position and set in 2.6 acres the house is well placed for Oxford with its superb amenities and a wide range of schools including Chandlings and Cothill. Road and rail links are close by with the A34 and Oxford Parkway and Didcot for services to Marylebone and Paddington.

Originally built in the 1960's the house now requires substantial renovation or replacement but offers a rare opportunity to create a superb family house close to Oxford yet enjoying a rural position.

The existing accommodation is over 2 floors and comprises 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, cloakroom and 2 reception rooms. It measures 2220 sqft Gross External. It is well set back from the road and approached over a drive to the side of the house and garage. The double garage measures 18'6 x 18'4 and the store to the rear 11'8 x 9'1.

The property enjoys mature landscaped gardens and the garden is mainly laid to lawn with a number of fine mature trees. Of particular note is the private paddock land to the rear of the garden from which there are delightful views over open fields to Oxford's dreaming spires beyond. There is also a share of a substantial woodland.

In all about 2.6 acres


Hinksey Hill is situated on the edge of Boars Hill, a sought after residential area famous for its wooded rural setting, just three miles from the centre of Oxford which provides a wide range of shopping, recreational and educational facilities. Boars Hill is well served by communications with access to the A34 and Oxford ring road, connecting to the M4 and M40 motorways, with the regional centres of Newbury and Swindon also within easy reach. Communications by rail are also excellent with fast trains from either Oxford city and Didcot to London Paddington taking about fifty minutes and from Oxford Parkway to London Marylebone in about sixty minutes.

Sporting and leisure facilities include the Virgin Active Health and Racquets Club in Oxford, golf at Frilford Heath and water sports on the Farmoor Reservoir. The surrounding picturesque countryside includes the Chiltern Hills providing inspiring scenery and wonderful walking and riding.


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Added on Rightmove:
25 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Oxford (2.2 mi)
  • Radley (2.8 mi)
  • Culham (4.9 mi)
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Knight Frank, Oxford

280 Banbury Road Oxford OX2 7ED

01865 809175 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Oxford (2.2 mi)
  • Radley (2.8 mi)
  • Culham (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Oxford

280 Banbury Road Oxford OX2 7ED

01865 809175 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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