Mount Pleasant Farm, Buckland, Faringdon, SN7


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  • Bedrooms: 4
Buckland 0.25 miles, Bampton 4 miles, Faringdon 5 miles, Oxford 14 miles (London Paddington 54 minutes), central London 75 miles.

A substantial period family house with large gardens and far reaching views over the Berkshire Downs with stunning equestrian facilities. Built of Cotswold stone under a tiled roof, the property provides over 2,400 sq ft of accommodation and has a large reception hall with high vaulted ceiling, large sitting room with wood burning stove, spacious kitchen/breakfast room, dining room with bi-fold doors, master bedroom suite, two further bedrooms, family bathroom, downstairs guest bedroom suite, cloakroom, utility room, double garage, detached home office/ancillary accommodation with kitchen and cloakroom, large private gardens, communal gardens.

Lake Barn also has separate equestrian facilities located one hundred metres from the house. These include beautifully maintained paddocks that are fenced with post and rail. There are four loose boxes, a feed store, a covered utility area and a hay barn. In addition, there is a fenced 30 x 40 ménage with a high quality all weather surface. There is also a beautifully restored Shepherd's Hut. The property is well located for some excellent hacking as there are numerous bridle paths located only a short distance from the house.

The property is situated just outside the picturesque village of Buckland. This is a small village lying approximately fourteen miles west of Oxford that has the renowned public house, The Lamb, and an excellent primary school. Communications are good with the A420 giving an easy link to the M40 and the M4 at Swindon. Didcot Parkway mainline station is fifteen miles away with regular services to London Paddington taking forty five minutes. Local facilities include shopping at the nearby market towns of Abingdon, Faringdon, Witney and Wantage with a further selection of educational, amenity and shopping facilities in Oxford. Nearby schools to the area include Radley College, Abingdon School, St Helen and St Katharine, St Mary's Wantage, St Hugh's Carswell, Cothill, St Edwards and the Dragon School. There is a good range of local primary schools within the surrounding area. The Blue Boar at Longworth and The Trout at Tadpole Bridge are well known public houses/restaurants. The surrounding countryside is particularly attractive and offers many opportunities for walking and riding, with golf at Carswell and Frilford Heath.

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John D Wood

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