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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Youlbury, Boars Hill, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

Guide Price £4,950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 6 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • 6006sqft / 558sqm
  • Land
  • Secondary accommodation
  • Tennis Court
  • Private Parking
  • 32.00 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to purchase a new country house set within a stunning, mature parkland setting only 3 miles from Oxford city centre. Superbly located for Oxford Parkway rail station for services to Marylebone and schools including Chandlings, St Edward's and Abingdon. EPC: C

Presently under construction and due to be completed in the summer of 2017 Birch Copse offers an outstanding opportunity to acquire a new country house modelled on Georgian lines, set in 32 acres, yet only 3 miles from Oxford.

The house will offer superb family accommodation with 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and 4 reception rooms over 3 floors comprising just over 6000sqft in the main house. There is also a detached triple garage with flat above and new hard tennis court. The property overlooks its gardens and grounds and is located in a private setting yet close to excellent road and rail links as well as some of the finest schools in the country.

The seller's solicitors advise that the property benefits from the mixed-use rates for stamp duty land tax. Please note however that this is a specialist area and interested parties must take their own independent advice.


Boars Hill is 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, cultural, recreational and educational facilities.

It 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 or Didcot to London Paddington taking about fifty and forty five minutes respectively. In addition the new Oxford Parkway station has services to London Marylebone in 66 minutes.

The house is situated within close proximity to the many schools in the Boars Hill area including Abington, Radley, Cothill and Chandlings and also within easy distance to central Oxford where The Dragon, St Edwards, Madgalen College, Summer Fields, Wychwood and Oxford High School.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 August 2016

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