Shipton-under-wychwood

£395,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Burford 4 miles / Kingham 5 miles / Charlbury 5.5 miles (mainline station to London-Paddington) / Chipping Norton 7 miles / Daylesford Farmshop & Café, Daylesford near Kingham 7 miles / Witney 9 miles / Stow-on-the-Wold 10 miles / Woodstock 13.5 miles / Soho Farmhouse, Great Tew 14 miles / Swindon Railway Station 24 miles / Oxford Parkway 22 miles / Oxford city 25 miles / Cheltenham 26 miles / Stratford-upon-Avon 28 miles

(All distances are approximate)

DESCRIPTION A fabulous penthouse apartment which has been upgraded to a suitably generous specification by the current owners. Forming part of this imposing building which is located in the heart of Shipton-under-wychwood, it could provide a perfect home away from home or ideal downsize option for a discerning buyer. The accommodation comprises generous entrance hall, sitting room with feature fireplace, kitchen/dining room with integrated appliances, two generous double bedrooms, bathroom with raised bath that enjoys a view over the formal gardens below and a 2nd bathroom with roll top bath and separate walk in shower. Quality is very much the order of the day, right down to the most exacting colour choices from the Farrow and Ball range. The specification includes sanitary ware and taps by Lefroy Brooks, Kitchen by British Standard and appliances from Bosch and Miele. The communal gardens are an absolute delight and the rest of the building is being upgraded to match and direct lift access to the appartment. The property also offers a separate lockable garage. Share of Freehold and CHAIN FREE

SITUATION Shipton-under-Wychwood is a lovely quiet village nestling in the Evenlode Valley. It is surrounded by delightful countryside and offers a good range of facilities, including a post office and general store, three public houses, a doctor's surgery, primary school, and a fine parish church. Shipton-under-Wychwood is within 15 miles of Soho Farm house in Great Tew and 10 miles of Daylesford Organic Farm and Farm Shop. Further amenities are available locally in the nearby historic market towns of Burford, Charlbury, Chipping Norton, Witney, Stow-on-the-Wold and Woodstock, whilst Oxford, Cheltenham and Stratford-upon-Avon also offer extensive shopping and cultural facilities. All these centres are within easy reach and provide access to the first-rate schooling in the area delivered by a range of state and independent schools. Communications are also excellent. The village has a railway station with links to Oxford, Reading and London-Paddington, with mainline services also available from Charlbury, Swindon and Oxford Parkway, and by road via the A40 / M40, M4 and M5 motorways.

DIRECTIONS (OX7 6DG) From Burford proceed down the High Street over the bridge to the mini-roundabout, turn right on to the A361 Chipping Norton road. Continue for about 4 miles, following the road into Shipton-under-Wychwood. Proceed into the village and turn right off the High Street into the entrance just before Mawles Lane. Follow the driveway round and park in the residents' car park.

SERVICES Mains electricity, water and drainage. Gas fired central heating.

FIXTURES & FITTINGS Certain items may be available by separate negotiation with Penny & Sinclair.

TENURE & POSSESSION The property is sold on a leasehold basis with the balance of a 999 year lease from October 1978 and offers vacant possession on completion.

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by appointment with Penny & Sinclair

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