Banbury Road, Chacombe, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17

£895,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A magnificent 5 bedroom detached country house located on the outskirts of the village, situated in gardens and grounds of approximately one acre with outdoor swimming pool and detached garage/outbuildings.

Constructed of stone beneath a cedar shingle roof (in need of remedial works) with UPVC double glazed windows and oil fired heating to radiators. The property provides character accommodation arranged on three floors. on the ground floor a large reception hallway features an inglenook fireplace with doors of to the principal rooms and oak stairs to the first floor.

The sitting room also features an inglenook fireplace with log burner. The living/dining kitchen provides a wonderful space for entertaining with large limestone tiling to the floor, double doors to the gardens and a wood burning stove. The kitchen is fully fitted with a range of base and eye level wooden units complimented by granite work surfaces with built in appliances including a range, dishwasher and fridge and a central island also with granite work surfaces. There is also a separate study and utility room on the ground floor.

On the first floor, a large landing with parquet flooring leads to off to the two bedrooms on this floor and a second staircase to the second floor. The master bedroom features a parquet floor and En-Suite Shower room. There is also a family bathroom to serve this floor. On the second floor there are three further bedrooms and a shower room.

Situation

Chacombe is situated to the north east of Banbury, just outside Middleton Cheney. The majority of the village was designated as a conservation area in April 1986. The village offers facilities to include a local public house, village hall & well regarded primary school. More comprehensive facilities can be found in nearby Banbury to include the Castle Quay Shopping Centre, Gateway Retail Park and Spiceball Park Leisure Centre. Cherwell Edge Golf Club is also within the parish. The village is extremely well placed for travel being under 2 miles from junction 11 of the M40 with a train station at Banbury with services to London Marylebone from 55minutes.

Sporting activities in the village are Cherwell Edge Golf Course with its own restaurant and also a tennis club in the village of Middleton Cheney. The local secondary schools can be found at Chenderit (Middleton Cheney) with nearby preparatory schools of Cardus (Overthorpe), St. Johns Priory and Winchester House (Brackley), Stowe, Bloxham.

Outside

Set behind stone walling, a gravelled driveway provides parking for serveral vehicles leading to the main front entrance. A detached garage/outbuilding provides a flexible space with scope to convert into anciallary accommoodation (subject to the necessarty planning consents and regulations) or for vehicle storage with sliding doors direclty off the Banbury Road.

The gardens are fully enclosed by walling and mature hedgerows. Principally laid to lawn and complimented by well stocked flowering borders, the gardens and grounds extend to 1.04 acres in all. There is an outdoor swimming pool with paved surround, timber shed that houses the pumps and filters and timber summer house.

Additional Information

Gas Fired Heating to Radiators. Gravity Fed hot water system. Mains services are conneted to the property.

A survey has been undertaken that identifies remedial works required to the roof of the property. The report is available on request.

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