Savills | Millers Lane, Hornton, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6BS | Property for sale
139.91 sq m
Guide price £575,000

Millers LaneHornton, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6BS

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Charming character cottage in village setting
  • Period features including inglenook fireplace
  • Spacious ground floor accommodation
  • Mature garden
  • Independent wooden cabin/home office

Character cottage with wooden cabin/home office.

About this property

  • Blenheim Cottage is around 300years old retaining many of its original features, including exposed beams and a large inglenook fireplace. Situated within the village, the property is constructed of stone with a slate tiled roof it is located within a Conservation Area. It also offers a substantial wooden cabin within the gardens which could be used as a home office, games room or for secondary accommodation.

    This charming cottage has been extended to offer spacious ground floor living accommodation with double glass doors leading out from both the dining room and kitchen directly onto the patio and garden, benefiting from lovely views of the garden. There is a well-proportioned sitting room with good ceiling height and inglenook open fire place.

    This leads through into the dining room with parquet flooring and kitchen beyond. The kitchen is furnished with storage cupboards, sink, space for freestanding fridge/freezer. The double glass doors lead out onto a wooden veranda with access directly onto the garden.

    There is a ground floor bathroom and useful laundry area with space for washing machine and tumble dryer.

    Upstairs are three bedrooms. The largest room on the second floor has a Velux window and beams with views looking out on to the fields beyond. The other two bedrooms are interconnected with views to the front and rear of the house.

    Outside, the rear garden opens out into a spacious lawn enclosed by mature trees and shrubs. Situated within the gardens is a substantial wooden cabin which could be used as a home office as it has a phone line and electricity connected.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This house has the most fantastic tranquil garden with a lovely spacious cabin ideal for those working from home.

Sophie GannonProperty agent

Local information

  • Situated in the heart of this popular rural village of Hornton, renowned for its fine period properties, village church, public house and primary school.
  • Local amenities include a well regarded primary school, a 12th Century church and with an active community, a host of activities and Dun Cow public house. More extensive facilities in the market towns of Banbury (6 miles), Warwick (17 miles), Leamington Spa (18 miles) and Stratford-upon-Avon (16 miles).
  • Excellent communication links with access to the M40 (J11) at Banbury for the North and South. Mainline train services from Banbury to London Marylebone (from 55 minutes). Airports at Birmingham (38 miles), Heathrow (75 miles) and Coventry (29 miles).
  • Excellent local schooling facilities – popular village primary school in Hornton. The village is in the Priority Area for the Warwickshire Grammar Schools at Stratford and Alcester - King Edward VI (KES) for boys, Stratford Grammar School (for girls) and Alcester Grammar School (mixed). For private schooling - Tudor Hall Girls, Bloxham (co-ed), Kings High (girls), Warwick (boys). Preparatory schools in the area include St Johns' Priory (Banbury), Carrdus (Overthorpe), Winchester House (Brackley) and Beachborough (Westbury).
  • Leisure activities in the area include golf at Tadmarton; theatres at Stratford upon Avon and Oxford; motor racing at Silverstone and horse racing at Warwick, Stratford upon Avon and Cheltenham.
  • There are footpaths for countryside walks through the valley which begin about 50 metres from the front doorstep of Blenheim Cottage.
  • Please note all property times and distances are approximate.

Additional information

  • There is a right of way through the small part of the garden for the neighbour.
  • EPC Rating = F