4 bedroom character property for sale

Bainton Road, Bucknell, Bicester

Sold STC £675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period Property
  • Reception Hall
  • Study & Library
  • Family/Garden Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Dining Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Private Rear Garden
  • Quiet Village Location

Full description

A stunning stone built Grade II listed family home, that has been tastefully extended and refurbished with a beautifully maintained rear garden set in heart of the Oxfordshire village of Bucknell.

Upon entering Thorn Cottage youre welcomed into a spacious reception hall, with feature log burner and exposed timbers which sets the tone for this unique property. The kitchen/breakfast room crafted with an eye for detail and recently refurbished is the absolute hub of this family home. A large island is centrally positioned providing a breakfast bar and additional work-surface, the kitchen also boasts many floor and eye level units, granite work surfaces and tiled flooring and is worthy of any aspiring chef.

The open plan dining area leading from the kitchen has exposed stonework and timbers and provides space for a good sized table creating the ideal space for entertaining friends and family.

The sitting room has a fantastic vaulted ceiling, and is filled with natural light and a large log burner which is the central focal point in this room. Double doors provide additional access to the court yard garden.

The family/garden room with underfloor heating is a cleverly designed space with views over the side and rear garden creating a tranquil space to put your feet up and relax. Two sets of double doors provide access to the beautifully presented garden to the rear. The ground floor bedroom is a good size with scope for further extension to add an en -suite bathroom.

The study and library provide a practical room which is shut away from the rest of this home for a buyer that works from home. The cloakroom completes the ground floor accommodation.

To the first floor the landing provides access to the master bedroom with built in wardrobe, family bathroom and two further bedrooms, one benefiting from built in storage space.

To the outside the rear garden has been carefully landscaped, enclosed by a stone wall with a patio area for summer entertaining, winding paths and a large are of lawn that is bordered by a mixture of herbaceous flowers, mature shrubs and trees. There is a further garden that the current vendors rent directly from the Parish Council which provides the ideal space for the children to enjoy.

Large wooden double gates enclose the off road parking suitable for two vehicles.

The vibrant village of Bucknell is approximately 4 miles North West of Bicester. Junction 10 of the M40 is a few minutes drive away and offers commuter access to London, M25 and Birmingham. This gem of a village has a real community feel. The Trigger Pond is a great attraction to the village.

For those with education in mind the village of Fritwell only a mile away has an excellent C of E primary school also offering nursery provision. Wrap around care with the towns of Bicester and Brackley offering further education. The property is also within the catchment of the new Heyford Park Free School.

Bicester is an historic market centre, one of the fastest growing towns in Oxfordshire favoured by the proximity of junction 9 of the M40 motorway linking London and Birmingham. There are good rail links to Oxford, Birmingham and a London commute of under an hour. Bicester North offers a great commuter service to London Marylebone in around 45 minutes and you can reach Birmingham in 1 hour. The newly refurbished Bicester Village Station offers a service to Oxford Parkway and a further service to London Marylebone.

The historic shopping streets have a wide range of local and national shops together with cafes, pubs, restaurants, weekly markets and an occasional French market. Bicester village with 130 luxury boutiques is a dream destination for designer shopping. Bicester Avenue a Wyevale garden centre and Retail Park is one of the largest garden complexes in the UK.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bicester North (2.2 mi)
  • Bicester Town (2.8 mi)
  • Heyford (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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30 Market Square Bicester OX26 6AG

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01869 240075 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bicester North (2.2 mi)
  • Bicester Town (2.8 mi)
  • Heyford (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country , North Oxfordshire

30 Market Square Bicester OX26 6AG

01869 240075 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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