Guide Price £775,000
Old Arncott Road, Ambrosden
A stunning five bedroom stone built family home with a detached studio, enclosed garden and parking for several vehicles. The property dates back in parts to the 1750s and has been tastefully extended and renovated throughout it now offers practical and spacious family accommodation.
Oakley House has been extended and refurbished to suit the needs of contemporary family living. The property is tucked away down a peaceful country lane in Ambrosden.
Set back from the road the property is approached from a gravelled driveway that can accommodate parking for a number of vehicles. The front and rear gardens have been tastefully landscaped and include a well designed topiary garden.
Enter the property through a glorious panelled door which dates back to the 1800s and sets the scene for this stylish period home.
You can leave your muddy boots and coats in this porch and be welcomed into the bespoke kitchen/breakfast room crafted with an eye for fine detail it was refurbished in the Autumn of 2014 with Corian work surfaces, Franke double sink and the ultimate Bertazonni Italia Range Cooker. The contemporary kitchen room worthy of any aspiring chef, benefits from a island where you can sit and enjoy breakfast, the double aspect allows it to be flooded with natural light making it the ideal space to socialise with friends and family. This room is large enough to hold a full sized dining table and chairs and has a wood-burning stove.
Double doors take you into the open plan sitting room, which leads through to the garden room. The flow from the kitchen into this vast space lends itself to the perfect place to host a party. The garden room is worthy of special merit with its high vaulted ceiling, oak flooring throughout and an abundance of windows with patio double doors leading to the rear BBQ area.
Leading off the kitchen is the family room with wood-burner, oak flooring and calming decor which is the place to enjoy a good book or cosying up on winter evenings. To the rear of the property there is a functional utility room and study. Finishing off the ground floor is the downstairs cloakroom fitted with shower steam room.
To the first floor there are four generous double bedrooms, the master is particularly appealing with its four large windows and an en-suite shower room. The family bathroom is a "wow" with its roll top bath, skylights and wooden flooring. To the second floor is a large room offering flexibility for a fifth bedroom or to be used as a study. There is also a large storage space.
To the front of the property there is a separate stone built building which can offer a variety of uses (subject to planning) with parking for two cars. There is a mezzanine floor above the shower room.
The back garden has been fully landscaped with Indian sandstone, mature shrubs, tree's and a lovely terraced area to enjoy a beer or a glass of wine. You will be the envy of all your friends when you host your BBQ using the bespoke outdoor granite kitchen from Alfresco. There is a potting shed for the keen gardener and a wood store.
Ambrosden is a small, peaceful village located in the Cherwell district of North Oxfordshire, three miles south of Bicester and 13 miles north of Oxford. Good transport links into London via Bicester North railway station and Bicester Village station mean you can be in Marylebone Station in just under an hour.
The villages's amenities include St. Mary the Virgin Parish Church, a village hall, local shops including a post office, hair salon and a village pub, The Turners Arms, lending a real feeling of community. With a good primary school in the village itself and a secondary school located a few miles away in nearby Bicester. Bicester itself is an historic market town with a wide range of shops, together with cafes, pubs, numerous restaurants, weekly markets and a Sainsburys supermarket and cinema complex.
Bicester Village is a dream destination for designer shopping with 130 luxury boutiques all on your doorstep and is a few minutes drive or a five minute walk from the town centre.
- Kitchen/Breakfast room
- Sitting Room and Garden Room
- Family Room and Study
- Utility Room and Shower Room
- Master Bedroom with En-Suite shower room
- Four Further Bedrooms
- Family Bathroom
- Garden Store
- Ample Parking