Introducing an exceptional property that combines post-war style with an idyllic location, cherished as a beloved family home for over thirty years with remarkable views and immense potential. Situated in a prestigious elevated position, this home boasts breathtaking views over the glorious Oxfordshire countryside, with tiered gardens and expansive grounds spanning 1.2 acres, tranquility and seclusion abound in this remarkable estate.
Built in the 1950s, this enchanting property was once a candidate in The Ideal Home Show, a testament to its timeless appeal and remarkable design. Offering an immense potential for remodelling or development, subject to the usual consents, this is a rare opportunity for those seeking to create their dream home.
Welcoming you with its irresistible kerbside appeal, this dwelling has earned the affectionate nickname of 'The Hobbit House'. Step inside to discover a vibrant interior, filled with character and adorned with premium finishes. An updated central heating system is discreetly housed within a dedicated plant room, ensuring optimal comfort year-round. Inside, you will be captivated by the solid wooden floors, which exude elegance, a large curving window in the sitting room bathes the space in natural light with a cosy log-burning stove, hand-built kitchen is a testament to its fine craftsmanship, spacious bedrooms and ample storage spaces.
The extensive grounds encompass a multitude of outdoor spaces, including patios, raised terraces, a sprawling lawn, wild gardens, fruit trees, and manicured shrubbery areas. The prestigious entrance is marked by a sweeping drive, leading to a detached double garage with electric doors, ensuring convenience and security for your vehicles. Nestled on Old Road, a no-through road with a rich historical background as the former Oxford to London route for horses and carriages, you will relish in the peaceful ambience of this location. A quiet haven mostly frequented by residents and dog walkers, this setting offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of life.
Extensive grounds of 1.2 acre
Enchanting kerbside appeal
Immense potential to remodel or develop (stpp)
Full of character and charm
Prestigious elevated location
We would inform prospective purchasers that these sales particulars have been prepared as a general guide only. A detailed survey has not been carried out nor the services, appliances and fittings tested. Room sizes should not be relied upon for furnishings purposes and are approximate. Floor plans are for guidance and illustration purposes only and may not be to scale. If there any important matters likely to affect your decision to buy, please contact us before viewing the property.
Based on a sale price of £1,350,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:
Last updated: The calculator has been updated to reflect changes in stamp duty following the Mini Budget on 23rd September 2022.
* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.