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2 bedroom detached house for sale

Westbrook Street, Blewbury, Didcot

Guide Price £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II listed
  • Superbly presented
  • Inglenook fireplace
  • Potential to extend
  • Superb landscaped garden
  • On quiet village street
  • Direct access onto farmland
  • Close to primary school
  • Walking distance of shops
  • Didcot Station 3 miles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A picturesque 16th century listed cottage set in delightful gardens

Hall, Sitting room, Study/office, Kitchen, Garden room, Bathroom, 2 bedrooms, Garage , Off street parking, Garden, 0.18 acres (0.073 hectares)

This classic ‘English’ country cottage which is listed grade II is thought to date from the 16th century and, apart from the recent addition of a glazed garden room to the rear, is extraordinarily original and a fine example of its type. It is beautifully presented throughout with all the features you would expect including exposed beams, an inglenook fireplace and leaded windows. Recent improvements include a complete overhaul of the roof and the replacement of the ground floor leaded windows and new hardwood frames in the kitchen, bathroom and snug. It is situated on a quiet lane on the edge of the village and set in a charming and well established garden within a short walking distance of the village centre as well as providing direct access to a footpath and open farmland.

The garden is a wonderful feature of the property and is beautifully laid out with lawned areas enclosed by flowerbeds which are well stocked with herbaceous plants and shrubs together with some fine mature trees providing a superb setting for the cottage. The garden also includes a sheltered south facing stone terrace and a water feature. To the side of the house is a single garage requiring repair and parking for at least two cars. To the front is clipped Lonicera hedging from which the property takes its name.

This historic and beautiful village, situated at the foot of the Berkshire Downs has a range of local amenities including a primary school, play group, greengrocers, coffee shop, garage and pub with a further shops and services in nearby Wallingford, Didcot, Goring and Abingdon. The centres of Reading, Oxford and Newbury are also within reasonable daily driving distance and there are excellent communications to London and the rest of the country by road via the M4 and A34 and by rail via Didcot Parkway.

Wallingford 5 mile
Abingdon 7 miles
Reading 15 miles
Newbury 16 miles
Oxford 19 miles
Didcot Parkway 3 miles
A34 4 miles

Postcode: OX11 9QB
Services: All mains services, gas central heating, BT Infinity broadband
Local authority: Vale of White Horse District Council 01235 520 202
Council Tax: E

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 June 2018

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