Dating from approximately 1746 a substantial and characterful stone built residence centrally positioned within this sought after village to the south of Banbury. The property has been much loved and improved by the current owners and now offers flexible accommodation which is arranged over three floors. The property's entrance hall gives access to the sitting room with an inglenook fireplace and french doors to the garden terrace. The open plan kitchen/dining room offers a range of eye and base level units with a central island and a further inglenook fireplace. In addition there is a utility room and a cloakroom to the ground floor. To the first floor there are four light and well proportioned bedrooms. The master benefitting an en-suite bathroom with roll top bath and in addition, there is a family bathroom. From the large landing area a further staircase leads up to a loft room with vaulted ceiling. It would make an ideal study room.
To the front of the property a driveway gives access to a neighbouring property. There is parking for two vehicles with a carport that provides further parking and access through to the rear garden with a lockable store to the side. Divided between a terrace for entertaining with raised stone borders and a lawned garden. It is enclosed by fencing and stone wall. The garden is private with views to Bloxham Church spire, it benefits established perennial flower and shrub borders and small trees.
A stone built entrance porch giving access to;
With stairs leading to the first floor and doors to;
A spacious and well proportioned reception room featuring an impressive inglenook fireplace with bressumer. The room enjoys a double aspect with windows to front and rear and French doors opening to a courtyard garden.
A second spacious reception room with open plan access to the kitchen creating an ideal space for families and entertaining. Window to front and French doors to the courtyard. Beautiful large inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam.
Fitted with a range of wall and floor cabinets with space for appliances and a central island with integrated oven and hob. A large built in pantry cupboard, French doors to the courtyard garden and door leading to the;
A useful space with built in cabinets, space for appliances, gas fired boiler, door to carport and door to;
Fitted with a W.C. and wash hand basin. Window to front.
First Floor Landing
A spacious landing with windows to the front aspect, stairs to the second floor and doors to the bedroom accommodation.
A large double aspect room with windows to both front and rear with attractive views across the village towards the church.
An impressive ensuite bath room with a free standing cast iron roll top bath, W.C. and hand basin. Window to the rear with views towards the church. Attractive wood panelled walls.
A good sized bedroom with a window to the rear.
A pleasant single bedroom with window to the front.
A pleasant single bedroom with window to the rear.
A spacious bathroom with a bath, separate shower, W.C. and hand basin. Built in cupboard and two roof lights.
A useful area which would make a perfect study. Roof light and sloping ceilings.
Grounds and Garden
To the front of the cottage a driveway provides off road parking for two cars and access to the neighbouring property as well as the carport for a further car and access to the rear.
The garden features a large walled courtyard accessible from all three reception areas creating an ideal entertaining space with lovely outlooks towards the village church. The courtyard in turn leads to a larger lawned garden with flower and shrub borders and small trees, perfect for families and gardeners alike. There is space within the garden for a summer house or home office.