- Approached via a private lane
- 1,751 sq ft of accommodation
- Modern open-plan kitchen/breakfast room with separate utility
- Pretty garden
- Secluded wooded setting
- Sought-after location
DESCRIPTION Approached via a private lane in a secluded wooded setting on Boars Hill, Gardeners Cottage is one of three existing estate cottages built on the former Youlbury Estate by Arthur Evans, keeper of the Ashmolean Museum who excavated the Knossos on Crete. Set well within its plot, Gardeners Cottage offers well-presented and spacious accommodation in a sought-after Oxfordshire location.
Renovated and extended by the current owners, the accommodation comprises: entrance hall, modern open-plan kitchen/breakfast room with Bosch appliances and French doors opening onto the patio (perfect for al-fresco dining), separate utility, WC, sitting room and dining room on the ground floor. On the first floor there is a spacious landing which leads off to the master bedroom with dressing area and en suite, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Stairs lead up to a further bedroom on the second floor that would also be ideal as a home office. There is ample storage throughout the property, notably eaves storage on the second floor and a basement cellar.
To the exterior, a gravelled driveway leads to a car port providing generous parking. The garden is circa a third of an acre and lies predominantly to the side of the property, laid to lawn and planted with a variety of trees, plants and shrubs. Gigaclear broadband is available.
SITUATION Boars Hill is a sought-after residential area famous for its wooded rural setting, just three miles from the centre of Oxford and provides a wide range of shopping, recreational and educational facilities. Boars Hill is well served by communications with access to the A34 and Oxford ring road, connecting to the M4 and M40 motorways, with the regional centres of Newbury and Swindon also within easy reach. Communications by rail are also excellent with fast trains from either Oxford or Didcot to London Paddington taking about fifty minutes and from Oxford Parkway to London Marylebone in about sixty minutes.
VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by appointment with Penny & Sinclair. Prior to making an appointment to view, Penny & Sinclair strongly recommend that you discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in the property with a member of staff who has seen the property, in order that you do not make a wasted journey.
SERVICES Mains electricity and water, oil fired central heating.
FIXTURES & FITTINGS Certain items may be available by separate negotiation with Penny & Sinclair.
TENURE & POSSESSION The property is freehold and offers vacant possession upon completion.
COUNCIL TAX Council Tax Band 'D' amounting to £2,029.00 for the year 2021/22.
LOCAL AUTHORITY Vale of White Horse District Council.
IMPORTANT NOTICE Penny & Sinclair, their clients and any joint agent gives notice to anyone reading these particulars that:
i) the particulars do not constitute part of an offer or contract; ii) all descriptions, dimensions, references to the condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statement or representations of fact. iii) the text, photographs and plans are guidelines only and are not necessarily comprehensive. Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property does not mean that all necessary planning, building regulations or other consents have been obtained and Penny & Sinclair have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. A buyer or lessee must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise. iv) the descriptions provided therein represent the opinion of the author and whilst given in good faith should not be construed as statements of fact; v) nothing in the particulars shall be deemed a statement that the property is in good condition or otherwise, nor that any services or facilities are in good working order; vi) no person in the employment of Penny & Sinclair has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. vii) all measurements are approximate.
Property Ref: 12083-3_101073012727
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