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4 bedroom character property for sale

Merton Road, Ambrosden, Bicester

Guide Price £675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Family Home
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Conservatory
  • Family Room/Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom with En-suite
  • Three Further Bedrooms
  • Private Rear Garden
  • Secure Off-Road Parking
  • Quiet Village Location

Full description

The Old Post Office is a stone built period home built some 300 years ago, bursting with original features and set within the peaceful Oxfordshire village of Ambrosden.

The Old Post office is a stone built period home bursting with original features. Originally three cottages, this individual property has been loved and cherished by the current owners, by offering spacious and flexible accommodation, a landscaped garden and gated off-road parking, this property is an ideal family home.

The front door leads you directly into the large kitchen/breakfast room which is filled with natural light, proving a practical space, it has a good number of base and eye level units and ample space for a large family table. A feature stone fireplace with log burning stove is a focal point of this room.

The sitting room is accessed off the kitchen/breakfast room and offers an ideal space in which to relax. A feature fireplace and original tiled floor create a wonderful feel to the room. The sitting room leads into the stone built conservatory where the current vendors spend much of their time enjoying the view over the garden.

There is a further large reception room on the ground floor with its own kitchen and shower room, which offers huge flexibility for a number of different uses, running a small home business, accommodating parents, or a source of rental income as it is completely self sufficient with its own front door and rear access to the garden.

A large utility room, study, walk-in pantry and further shower room complete the ground floor accommodation.

To the first floor is the master bedroom which is a large room with access to en-suite bathroom, it has the benefit of built in wardrobe space. There are three further bedrooms, one currently being utilised as an office. A family bathroom completes the first floor accommodation.

To the outside youre welcomed into a beautifully presented garden. The current vendors have made a feature of the original well, and created a quiet and peaceful surrounding to enjoy a glass of wine on a summer evening. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a border area with both herbaceous shrubs and mature trees. There is a stone built potting shed ideal for a keen gardener. There is vehicular access via the electric gates providing off road parking for 1 or 2 vehicles.

Ambrosden is a small, peaceful village located in the Cherwell district of North Oxfordshire, three miles south of Bicester and 13 miles north of Oxford. Bicester North and Bicester Village train stations provide excellent transportation links into Marylebone Station in just under an hour.

The villages's amenities include St. Mary the Virgin Parish Church, a village hall, local shops including a post office, hair salon and a village pub, The Turners Arms, lending a real feeling of community. With a good primary school in the village itself and a secondary school located a few miles away in nearby Bicester. Bicester itself is an historic market town with a wide range of shops, together with cafes, pubs, numerous restaurants, weekly markets and a Sainsburys supermarket and cinema complex.

Bicester Village is a dream destination for designer shopping with 130 luxury boutiques all on your doorstep and is a few minutes drive or a five minute walk from the town centre.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 September 2016

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