Vicarage Close, Shotteswell, Banbury, OX17

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A charming much loved cottage that is now offered with no onward chain. The property is positioned within a small select terrace, originally a barn and built from Hornton stone, Nutshell Cottage is located in a peaceful no through lane and offers any buyer the peace and seclusion away from it all. The entrance area which has a downstairs cloakroom, leads through to the sitting and dining room which is open plan, light and spacious. A stone Inglenook fireplace and character beams offer just the right mix of charm and yet the cottage retains the practicalities of modern day living. There is access to the kitchen with a range of wooden units, electric hob and cooker, integrated washer/dryer, dishwasher and upright fridge/freezer offering everything required in one practical space.To the side of the stairs there are two cupboards with storage. The first floor landing gives access to three bedrooms, two double and one single as well as a bathroom which currently has a modern shower fitted.


Approached via steps from the village lane to a charming front patio and entrance area there is a useful outside storage cupboard and outside tap with garden and shrubs to the side. The rear garden has a pretty courtyard with further storage, an ideal suntrap to unwind at the end of the day. Steps lead up to the main garden which is predominately lawn with established hedge, perennial flower and shrub borders and Walnut tree. There are far reaching views across the local countryside and a gated access to the public footpath offering access. which gives the opportunity to remove garden waste if required. There are two parking spaces for the property, both within easy access and alongside designated parking for other cottages in the lane. One is to the far left (a gravel area), the other to the far right.


The Conservation village of Shotteswell is situated to the north west of Banbury. A school bus takes primary school children to the nearby village of Fenny Compton and secondary school children attend the Kineton school, King Edward School and Stratford Girls Grammar School. A footpath from the top of the village leads across the fields to the Falcon public house. Nearby Banbury offers shopping facilities and train service to London Marylebone. The M40 provides access to both London and Birmingham (Jcts 11 or 12).

Entrance Hall



Sitting Room & Dining Room

Three Bedrooms


Gardens With Views

Two Parking Spaces

No Onward Chain

Additional Information

Council Tax Band E (subject to review) - Stratford on Avon District Council.

01295 367838

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