6 bedroom farm house to rent

OX12

£6,250 pcm
tenancy info

Property Description

Letting information:

Date available: Now
Furnishing: Unfurnished
Added on Rightmove: 18 October 2019 (25 days ago)

Key features

  • 3 Bedroom Cottage
  • Work from home facilities
  • Stables & paddock approx. 2 acres
  • Tennis Court
  • Bespoke Kitchen

Full description

A six bedroom country house with extensive gardens, ancillary three bedroom cottage, tennis court, outbuildings, stables and paddock extending to approximately 2 acres.

Oxford 16 miles | Didcot Parkway (London Paddington 45 mins) 9 miles| A34 (Milton Junction) 6 miles | M40 24 miles | M4 16 miles|

Four stables with paddock (approx. 2 acres)| Ancillary cottage | Work from home facilities | Tennis court | Bespoke kitchen with electric AGA|
Rent £6,250 per calendar month with rental agreement to be made by negotiation.

Available from November 2019

Situation
Betterton Farmhouse is located on the Lockinge Estate in South Oxfordshire to the south of the picturesque downland village of Ardington. It is within close proximity to the market town of Wantage and allows easy access to major travel links. A mainline station can be found in Didcot (9 miles) with links to London Paddington in approximately 45 minutes with Oxford also being close by (16 miles).

Situated within the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the village of Ardington boasts an excellent village pub, the Holy Trinity parish church and the Ardington & Lockinge Sports Club. A number of footpaths and bridleways cross the Estate and can be accessed directly from Betterton Farmhouse.

More extensive amenities can be found in the nearby market town of Wantage which is serviced by a variety of shops, supermarkets and local amenities.

There is notable schooling nearby including Radley College, Abingdon School and St Helen's & St Katherine's as well as an excellent range of schools in Oxford.

Further attractions include the Newbury and Cheltenham racecourses, the historic Ridgeway and Blenheim Palace.

Amenities
Just over a mile from the property within Ardington can be found The Boars Head, the popular village pub serving homemade seasonal foods. In the nearby village of East Hendred is the Eyston Arms gastropub known for its excellent food featuring local produce and game. Ardington also has the benefit of a local shop and village tearooms.

Sporting amenities in the area include the Ardington & Lockinge Sports Club and a variety of local golf courses.

Directions
From Wantage take the A417 heading east. Take the second right hand turn sign posted to Ardington and the Lockinge Estate. Follow the road toward the centre of the village passing the village shop and Loyd Lindsay Rooms. Take the next left hand turn into Well Street.
Follow the road out of the village, past the sports ground on the left and continue around a sharp left corner until you reach a 'T' junction. Turn left and on reaching the fork take the right hand road. Pass the row of cottages on the left before turning right through the private gates to Betterton Farmhouse.

Internal Accommodation
The accommodation is spread over three floors and also benefits from cellar rooms. The entire house has recently been refurbished with the addition of a new bespoke kitchen which also has the benefit of an electric AGA.
The ground floor encompasses a drawing room, sitting room, study, dining and reception halls, a garden room, kitchen, breakfast room, utility and boot rooms.
The master suite encompassing a dressing room and ensuite can be found on the first floor. Also on this floor is a family bathroom, linen store and a further good sized double bedroom.
The second floor comprises of a guest suite, family shower room, WC and the remaining three bedrooms.

Ancillary Buildings
Cottage


Betterton Farmhouse benefits from an additional cottage that would be suitable for guest accommodation or household staff. It has been fully refurbished throughout and comprises three bedrooms one of which is ensuite, a family bathroom, kitchen, conservatory and two reception rooms. There is also a laundry room and single garage.

Stables
Four stables are located in the grounds of Betterton Farmhouse. They benefit from a tack room and further storage areas.

Offices/Studios
Situated in the grounds of the Property are two office areas that could also be used as studio space offering work from home facilities. These both have the benefit of electrical connection and heating.

Outside Areas
The garden areas are mainly laid to lawn with a small summer house and flowerbeds. The gardens also have an orchard area, a paddock measuring approximately 2 acres suitable for grazing horses and are surrounded by open countryside with views towards the historic Ridgeway. A full size tennis court is situated within the grounds.
There is a private gated driveway which leads from a quiet lane to the Property.

Services
Mains electricity, drainage and private water from the Estate supply are connected to the property. Heating is via an oil fired boiler. Telephone and broadband available subject to British Telecom regulations, with all costs being the responsibility of the tenant. Payment of all outgoings are the responsibility of the tenant.

Council Tax
The Council Tax falls into Band H with the Vale of White Horse District Council.

Equipment
The Property is to be let unfurnished. A photographic record of condition will be taken prior to occupation with a copy being provided to the tenant.
EPC: Betterton Farmhouse, Band F
Betterton Farmhouse Cottage, Band D

Availability
The property is available from 1st November 2019.
Viewing is strictly by appointment with the Agents, Adkin or the Lockinge Estate Office. Contact Alison Bowler or Thomasina Quesnel for further information using the contact details below.
Telephone: (Adkin)
(Lockinge Estate Office)
Email: alison.

Tenancy Costs
Rent: £6,250 per calendar month.
Deposit: one months rent.

Disclaimer
ALL APPLICANTS SHOULD MAKE A CAREFUL NOTE OF THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS AS THEY ARE AN IMPORTANT PART OF ENTERING INTO A TENANCY AGREEMENT SHOULD YOUR APPLICATION BE ACCEPTED. The first month's rent, deposit and tenancy agreement fees will be required before handing over the keys for occupation. Only cash, banker's draft or building society counter cheque will be accepted at this stage. Future rent payments will be required on a direct debit basis, unless stated otherwise and full details of the relevant bank account will be made at the appropriate time.
A TERM CERTAIN IS FOR A FIXED PERIOD WHICH NEITHER THE LANDLORD NOR TENANT MAY BRING TO AN END BEFORE THE EXPIRY
OF THAT TERM OTHER THAN FOR A BREACH OF COVENANT. Successful tenants should keep a copy of these particulars for future reference. Every care has been taken to ensure that these particulars are correct, but parties must satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of all statements. No warranty is intended or implied.
Adkin for themselves, and the landlord of this property, whose Agents they are, give notice that: (1) These particulars do not constitute, nor constitute any part of any offer or contract (2) All statements contained in these particulars as to this property are made without responsibility on the part of Adkin, or the landlord; (3) None of the statements contained in these particulars as to this property are to be relied on as statements of representation of fact (4) Any intending tenant must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars; (5) The landlord does not make or give, and neither Adkin nor any person in their employment has any authority to make or give, any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.


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Nearest station

  • Didcot Parkway (6.0 mi)
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Adkin, Ardington

Orpwood House School Road, Ardington, OX12 8PQ

01235 607034 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Adkin, Ardington

Orpwood House School Road, Ardington, OX12 8PQ

01235 607034 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Didcot Parkway (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Adkin, Ardington

Orpwood House School Road, Ardington, OX12 8PQ

01235 607034 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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