Corn Street, Witney, OX28

Guide price

Bedrooms: 9
This property in Witney is an extended elegant Grade II listed stone built house that originally belonged to a mill owning family, alongside their woollen mill complex. This delightful home offers flexible living accommodation measuring 5350 sq ft including an attached coach house. Entering the property from the front into the grand entrance hall with high ceilings and a decorative carved Grade II Listed fireplace date engraved 1593, with fluted pilasters and inset wood burning stove, herringbone parquet flooring, wooden panelling, balustrade staircase and window seat. There is access into the back garden and a storage cupboard. The drawing room features a cast iron gas fire and surround, arched alcoves with shelving and a sash window. The light and airy family room is a later addition with bay window looking out onto the rear courtyard. The kitchen is fitted with freestanding units, butlers sink, and space for a range cooker, a useful pantry and separate utility. Access to the cellar is from the rear hall with two light moulded stone-mullioned round arched windows dated early C16th.

On the first floor is the bathroom separated into three rooms, the throne room, Jacuzzi and shower room and washroom. The main bedroom with Jack and Jill dressing room with shower and wash hand basin, this could also be used as a bedroom. There are two further bedrooms on this floor. The second floor is a self-contained two bedroom flat with sitting room kitchen and bathroom.

The Coach House is attached to the main house by an interconnecting conservatory. On the ground floor is a sitting room, kitchen and shower room, on the first floor there is a bedroom, study and a bathroom and a further bedroom on the second floor.


There are both delightful front and back gardens, the front garden is accessed via an elegant pedestrian wrought iron gate or from the front parking space via double wrought iron gates. The mature front garden enclosed by stone walls on both sides, is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature trees including fig and wisteria and is interspersed with pretty planted beds. There is a secluded stone paved terrace leading out from the conservatory and Coach House, ideal for alfresco dining with the wisteria covered pergola capturing the evening sun. At the rear of the property, there is a paved courtyard with parking for six cars and a stunning substantial green house. The rear garden is well stocked with a plethora of pretty plants and shrubs and there is a circular paved seating area.


Witney is a market town situated by the River Windrush on the edge of the Cotswolds. The town continues to thrive extremely successfully with a wide range of independent shops, good schools, restaurants, sports centre, cinema and other amenities. There are many historic buildings in the town including the 13th Century St Marys Church. Schooling is well catered for with two well regarded secondary schools, The Henry Box School and Wood Green School, there is also good access to Cokethorpe School. Well placed for Oxford and London with easy access on the A40/M40. Charlbury & Hanborough Railway stations have trains to London Paddington. There is an excellent and regular bus service to Oxford, approximately 12 miles away.

Additional Information

West Oxfordshire District Council - Band G

01865 708616

Hamptons International - Oxford

257 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford

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