Wolvercote Green, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2

£1,475,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
This characterful period detached stone property (c.1790) is situated in an idyllic position in Wolvercote village with stunning views, while being very close to Oxford City Centre. It is spacious, and comfortable with wonderful entertaining areas inside and out. A bus stop is two minutes' walk away, with the nearby Oxford Parkway train station 52 minutes from London. A village shop, four pubs, a church and fabulous walks are on the doorstep. The property also has ancient rights to graze two horses on Port Meadow.

The entrance is to the side of the property with hall, cloakroom, study and a large sitting room to the front with wood burning stove and oak flooring. The owners have added a very large extension to the rear comprising the kitchen, dining room, utility and walk in larder. This large light filled addition has extensive units and an electric Aga. French glazed doors provide full view and access to the garden with its extensive stone terrace perfect for outside eating.

The first floor has a large, master bedroom to the front with fine, far-reaching views and an original fireplace. There is a bathroom adjacent, a middle bedroom with a washbasin and to the rear there is a bedroom with an ensuite shower, and another mezzanine bedroom or study which could be used as a study/bedroom. The top floor is fitted as an optional self-contained flat with bedroom with ensuite shower room, a kitchenette and sitting areas.

The large pretty garden to the back has steps leading to the property's garage and additional parking space with access from Osbourne Close. The front garden with lawn overlooks the SSSI protected Wolvercote Green, with cattle grazing at times.

Wolvercote is a friendly and active community with full access to Port Meadow which is the city's largest open space adjoining the Thames with wildfowl and rare flora. It is well placed for access to the A34 for connections to the M4 and M40 and. Frequent buses connect the village with Oxford city centre and the tow path provides an easy cycling or walking connection.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01787 312401

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