Bates Lane, Souldern, BICESTER, OX27


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4

A spacious and stylish detached cottage offering superb access to both the amenities of Bicester, Bicester North station and the M40. The crowning feature is a stylish re-fitted kitchen/diner with substantial island and stone worktops.


This stone under tile link-detached cottage is set in a highly desirable position in the popular no through village of Souldern. The original parts of the cottage date back to the mid 1700's and the current owners have extended the property twice to create a spacious family home that offers four double bedrooms, a large four piece bathroom with large walk-in shower and roll top bath, livingroom with wood burner, further snug area, dining room which leads onto a re-fitted kitchen with island which opens through to a utility room and a feature window overlooking beautiful, mature rear garden.

Souldern is a village and civil parish in Oxfordshire about 7 miles (11 km) northwest of Bicester and the parish is bounded to the west by the River Cherwell and to the east by field boundaries.

The property itself is approximately 7.4 miles from Bicester North station and approximately 8.0 miles from Bicester Village station, both stations offer direct express train service to London Marylebone.

The property is approximately 7.6 miles away from Bicester town centre where you will find a wide range of local amenities including restaurants, shops and Pioneer Square development with multi-screen cinema and Sainsbury's superstore. The market town of Brackley is approximately 5 miles away and Banbury is 8 miles.

The M40 motorway is approximately 2.0 miles away (junction 10) and provides you with direct motorway links to London and Birmingham.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Canopy porch with solid wooden door leading into entrance hall, door to the side, window to the front, door to further accommodation.

Cloak Room

Window to the front, low level WC, wash hand basin, radiator, exposed stone wall.

Living Room

Windows to front, side and rear, staircase rising to the first floor, two stone inglenook fireplaces at either end both with wood burning stoves, stripped sealed floorboards, exposed beams, wall lights, radiator, opens through to dining room.

Dining Room 12' 10" x 11' 11" Max ( 3.91m x 3.63m Max )

Window to front aspect, feature fireplace, radiator, opens through to kitchen.


Stylish re-fitted kitchen, gloss units with Corian work surfaces, electric range oven with hood over, ceramic bowl and sink drainer, feature radiators, integrated fridge, feature bay window with window seats enjoying views over the rear garden, door to rear garden, downlighters, stripped and sealed floorboards, opens through to utility room.

Utility Room

Window to the rear aspect, feature radiator, range of base units with gloss finish and Corian work surface, ceramic bowl and sink drainer, space and plumbing for white goods, under counter space for further white goods, two integrated full height storage cupboards and pull out larder cupboard.

First Floor


Stairs rising from the ground floor, stripped and sealed floorboards, exposed beams.

Master Bedroom 17' 4" x 12' 2" Max reduced head height ( 5.28m x 3.71m Max reduced head height )

Window to side aspect, Velux window to the side, radiator, stripped and sealed floorboards, downlighters and plumbing in place for an en suite.

Bedroom Two 11' 10" x 12' 9" Max reduced head height ( 3.61m x 3.89m Max reduced head height )

Two Velux windows to rear, window to front, stripped and sealed floorboards, radiator.

Bedroom Three 11' 5" x 10' 2" ( 3.48m x 3.10m )

Window to side aspect, exposed stone chimney breast, loft hatch.

Bedroom Four 12' 11" x 11' 11" Max ( 3.94m x 3.63m Max )

Two windows to side aspect, built-in wardrobes, radiator, stripped and sealed floorboards.


Velux window to rear aspect, free standing roll top bath, walk-in shower with rainfall shower, washhand basin, WC, tiling to splashback areas, storage cupboard.

Outside The Property


Stone and shingle driveway providing off-road parking for two vehicles.


Substantial and mature rear garden which enjoys a sunny aspect. Side access gateway, patio area opening through to lawn section with established shrubs and borders enclosing the oil tank. This then drops down to a further lawned area with raised stone flowerbeds and shrubery leading to the bottom of the garden where there is a mature vegetable garden, fruit canes, shed, greenhouse and log stores.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.

3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.

4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.

5. Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

6. Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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