Boars Hill, Oxford, OX1

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
Property Description

Dating back to the 1920s, this family home sits on a substantial plot within Boars Hill, one of the most desirable locations within Oxford.

Property Details

This individual property has been extended and improved to create a family home. The house stands at the centre of a plot of mature manicured lawns, patio areas and wild gardens. As you approach the house there is ample driveway parking, a covered car port and single garage.

Internal information:

The house has a front entrance hall with a hidden trap door giving access to a cellar. The ground floor has two living rooms, both with modern multi fuel fire places. The dining room has a bay window, ideal for relaxing in, as well as original built in cupboards. The modern bespoke kitchen has been individually designed providing built in storage and appliances and is overlooking the front driveway. There is modern ground floor shower room (ideal for gardeners), additional cloakroom and utility area. One of the stand out features of the property is the architect designed timber conservatory which links perfectly the ‘inside to the outside’ with a bright aspect towards the back of the property. The room has two sets of doors leading to the rear patio, a timber staircase to the first floor and fireplace allowing this part of the house to be enjoyed all year round. To the front of the house is a sun room with access on to the patio with views over the landscaped lawn. The first floor is accessed via an oak paneled inner hall with oak staircase leading up to a view to the back garden. There are five double bedrooms, all offering views, a family bathroom, separate cloakroom and loft access which could well be converted (STP)

External Information:

The gardens have been cleverly divided into sections, with the stunning patio and lawn dominating the front of the house. There are two sections of wild gardens, an allotment and a landscaped low maintenance rear garden with summer house. There is an additional shed, and wood store. The garden feels remarkably peaceful and can be enjoyed at different times of day and throughout the seasons.

Location Information:

Boars Hill is a semi-rural residential area just four miles from Oxford with walks and views of the city and its spires. Local shopping is in Wootton and more comprehensive amenities in Oxford and Abingdon. Oxford is approximately four miles to the north east offering extensive recreational and internationally renowned cultural facilities as well as a range of state and independent schools for all ages. The nearby arterial route of the A34 gives access to the M4 (Jct 13) to the south and the M40 (Jct 9) to the north. From Didcot there are regular train services to London Paddington in approximately forty five minutes. London Paddington and London Marylebone can be reached from Oxford Station and the more recently opened Oxford Parkway Station provides a fast service to Marylebone in 55 minutes. Drive time to London is approximately eighty minute

What Our Client Says:

"The house successfully blends the traditional with the modern, and, likewise, the garden has various themes that take full advantage of the site in combining contrasting styles making it an attractive home for all seasons and moods"

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Council tax band G

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01865 708661

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