Guide price: £750,000
|Totalling circa 3,000 sq ft, a recently finished 'Homes and Gardens' style, 5 bedroom period house, including a self contained 1 bedroom annex, an additional two storey detached studio with kitchenette and WC, private gravel drive, garage, off street parking and well designed mainly lawn gardens which maximize both daytime and evening sun.
Crowdys is situated in the centre of the quiet village of Great Coxwell. The property can be accessed through a main front door into a formal hallway which leads to the cloakroom W/C or right handed into a large sitting room (with room for a sizeable dining room table to one end) parquet floors and a large open fire place with wood burning stove. The property can also be accessed from the High Street via a side access gate that leads into the garden. There are two rear entrances, one through the utility room and boot room and the other via French windows into the kitchen.
The first floor is accessed via two staircases, the first leads to a large landing area (which is currently used as an office) and onto a family bath and shower room, the master bedroom and en-suite shower room. The secondary staircase leads from the sitting room to a large double bedroom, a smaller double bedroom and also to the large attic space which could provide possibly a 5th and 6th bedroom to the main house. NB: the entire first floor can be accessed by either staircase, ie the first floor is not split in to two parts.
Vehicular access is down a gravel drive, which leads to the garage and ample gravel off street parking, there is a short walk through the gardens to access the rear of the house.
The gardens are situated to the rear of the property and importantly maximize both daytime and evening sun. The gardens are well designed and comprise a mixture of lawn pathways, borders and shrubs. There is a small stream flowing through the middle of the garden with a solid timber pedestrian bridge over it.
There is a bona fide self contained one bedroom annex which is located on the ground floor of the gable end of the house which comprises of a sitting room with open fire, kitchen, bathroom and double bedroom. This is accessed via a pathway via the off street parking area.
There is a substantial two storey recently refurbished, stone built detached studio, which has previously been used as a beauty / therapy rooms, however is suitable for a number of alternative uses such as offices or additional living accommodation. This building has a small kitchenette and W/C and a decked seating area adjacent to the ground floor looking out over the gardens.
There is a nursery in Great Coxwell, Primary Schools in Shrivenham and Faringdon and Faringdon Community College - Ofsted Outstanding.
Preparatory Schools - Pinewood 6.6 miles St Hugh's - 5 miles
Within a mile is a stop for a dedicated bus service for three highly regarded public schools in Abingdon, Oxford schools are within 20 miles.
The property benefits from several nearby towns. The market town of Faringdon is just minutes by car, Lechlade and Shrivenham are all under 10 miles of the property and offer a range of traditional shops, pubs and restaurants, chemists, florists, doctors surgeries as well as convenience stores.
A more substantial choice of shops and services can be found in Swindon, which is 12 miles from Great Coxwell and Oxford which is within 20 miles. Swindon also offers excellent transport links to London and the West, via both road and rail with Swindon Station within 12 miles. Oxford and Didcot Parkway Stations also offer easily accessible fast access to London.
Great Coxwell is a popular and sought after village set in the heart of the Vale of the White Horse, it is set in a peaceful location surrounded by beautiful open countryside and sitting near to the foot of the Vale of the White Horse and Downs. There is good walking and cycling directly from the village centre. There are 3 National Trust Estates close to Great Coxwell, Badbury Hill, Coleshill Park and Buscot Park. There are some excellent eating and drinking pubs within a driveable distance. Lechlade on Thames which is one of the gateways to the Cotswolds is less than 8 miles by car. The famous city of Oxford is an easy drive directly along the A420 and there is a park and ride available immediately at the end of the A420. Great Coxwell also sits in a convenient commuter location.
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