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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Chapel Street, Bloxham

Guide Price £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed property dating back to 1665
  • Half an acre garden in the heart of the village
  • Off road parking and double garage
  • Sitting room with lovely inglenook fireplace
  • Beautiful period features including some mullioned windows
  • Two ground floor reception rooms with lovely outlooks over the gardens

Full description

A DELIGHTFUL GRADE II LISTED STONE 17th CENTURY PROPERTY WITH APPROX. HALF AN ACRE GARDEN IN THE HEART OF THIS VERY WELL SERVED VILLAGE WITH SCHOOLS FOR ALL AGES.

Approximate distances
Banbury 3 miles
Chipping Norton 11 miles
Banbury railway station 5 miles
Junction 11 (M40 motorway) 7 miles
Banbury to London Marylebone by rail approx. 55 mins
Banbury to Oxford by rail approx. 19 mins
Banbury to Birmingham by rail approx. 55 mins

Directions - From Banbury proceed in a southwesterly direction toward Chipping Norton. After approximately three miles Bloxham will be reached. Travel into the High Street and having passed the shops on the right hand side turn left into Humber Street and follow the road straight ahead as it leads into Chapel Street. Having passed The Elephant & Castle the property will be found after a very short distance on the right hand side where a name plate can be seen.

Situation - BLOXHAM lies approximately 3 miles away from Banbury. It is a highly sought after and well served village with amenities including shops, delicatessen, public houses, parish church, independent and comprehensive secondary schools, primary school, post office, bus service, doctor's surgery and golf driving range.

The Property - GARDEN LEE COTTAGE is a delightful stone and thatched period property dating back to circa 1655 in part with later extensions. It is understood that the property was once known as The Gardeners Arms when it was an Ale House. It has accommodation on three floors complimented by a wealth of character including very rare original stone mullioned windows and some later mullions, a lovely inglenook fireplace and beams throughout. The accommodation includes two reception rooms, four bedrooms and two bathroom including an en-suite. It stands in a plot of approximately half an acre with gardens lying to the rear which extend down to Sor Brook. There is a driveway and parking area including a detached double garage. This represents a rare opportunity to acquire a period property of character in such a large plot in the centre of Bloxham.

A floorplan has been prepared to show the dimensions and layout of the property as detailed below. Some of the main features are as follows:

* A delightful Grade II Listed stone and thatched property dating back to circa 1655.

* Beautiful period features including some mullioned windows which we understand feature in only one other property in Oxfordshire.

* A stunning stone Jacobean doorway, lovely inglenook fireplace and beautiful exposed beams throughout.

* Well presented accommodation on three floors with new carpets.

* Standing in a plot of approximately half an acre.

* Large rear garden extending down to Sor Brook with patio, large lawns, beds and borders, mature trees including a Monkey Puzzle.

* Two ground floor reception rooms with lovely outlooks over the gardens.

* Kitchen/breakfast room featuring the aforementioned Jacobean doorway and an Aga.

* Master bedroom with a large modern en-suite shower room, second double bedroom and family bathroom on the first floor,

* Two further bedrooms with beautiful exposed beams on the second floor.

* External boiler house with wall mounted Gloworm gas fired boiler and equipment for a pressurised hot water system. Door to a utility/WC with plumbing for washing machine and window.



Services - All mains services are connected.

Local Authority - Cherwell District Council. Council tax band G.

Viewing - Strictly by prior arrangement with the Sole Agents Anker & Partners.

Agent's Note - All room dimensions show maximum approximate measurements unless stated to the contrary. Facts provided by the vendors of this property are not a warranty. Room sizes are approximate and rounded and should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings. Any purchaser is advised to seek professional or specialist advice. The description herein is not designed to mislead, please feel free to speak with us regarding any aspect unclear before viewing.

Survey & Valuation - Should you decide to purchase elsewhere in the Banbury area (via another Estate Agent) do please bear in mind that our Partner Robert Moore is a Chartered Surveyor and he is able to undertake Building Surveys, Home Buyer Reports and Valuations for all purposes. Discounted fee terms are available when simultaneous mortgage valuation work is carried out.

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Added on Rightmove:
06 August 2018

Nearest stations

  • Banbury (3.3 mi)
  • Kings Sutton (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Anker & Partners, Banbury

31-32 High Street, Banbury, OX16 5ER

01295 987046 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Anker & Partners, Banbury

31-32 High Street, Banbury, OX16 5ER

01295 987046 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Banbury (3.3 mi)
  • Kings Sutton (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Anker & Partners, Banbury

31-32 High Street, Banbury, OX16 5ER

01295 987046 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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