Savills | Shirburn Street, Watlington, Oxfordshire, OX49 5BU | Property for sale
Guide price £1,495,000

Shirburn StreetWatlington, Oxfordshire, OX49 5BU

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Georgian town house
  • Period features
  • Not listed
  • Off street parking
  • Private garden
  • Far reaching views to the front

Beautiful Georgian home in popular town

About this property

  • Westfield House is a handsome period property, with a wealth of attractive original features, comprising more than 4,000 square feet of splendid, comfortable living space, including four large reception rooms and four double bedrooms.

    At the front of the property there is a elegant sitting room with stripped wooden flooring and an impressive open fireplace, while to the other side of the flagstone-floored entrance hall there is a well-proportioned study, which could be used as a further sitting room if required. The formal dining room has a brick-built open fireplace and timber ceiling beams, while towards the rear of the ground floor there is a family room, with a vaulted ceiling, exposed timber beams and French doors opening onto the rear garden. The kitchen and breakfast room is fitted with wooden units, granite worktops, a central island, integrated appliances, a butler sink and an Aga.

    Upstairs there is a generous principal bedroom, with a high ceiling, a dressing room with fitted storage and an en suite bathroom. There are three further double bedrooms, one of which is en suite. All of the bedrooms have fitted storage, while the first floor also has a family shower room.

    The property also includes a basement, which provides useful workshop and storage space.

    Parking is available at the front of the property along Shirburn Street, while wooden gates open onto a driveway, which provides further parking space to the side of the house. The rear walled garden is a delightful, private and peaceful space, with paved terracing, timber decking, a pristine natural lawn and an area of artificial turf lawn, as well as colourful border flowerbeds and a storage shed.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

The perfect town house, Watlington is a vibrant market town with a variety of restaurants, delis and shops.

Victoria KnightProperty agent

Local information

  • The property is set in a highly desirable position, just moments from the centre of the historic market town of Watlington, yet within touching distance of the stunning surrounding countryside. Watlington is located on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and provides a variety of shops, pubs, cafés and restaurants, as well as an outstanding-rated primary school and a secondary school. Larger supermarkets, and a wider range of shopping and leisure facilities are available seven miles away in Wallingford, 10 miles to the southeast in Henley-on-Thames, or 14 miles to the northeast in Oxford. The area is well connected by road, with the M40 just two and a half miles away, providing easy access to the M25, London and towards the Midlands.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Henley-on-Thames, take the A4130/Northfield End away from the town centre and continue to follow the A4130 for four and a half miles, into Nettlebed. Turn right onto the B481/Watlington Street and follow the B481 for three miles before continuing onto the B480/Howe Hill. After a further two and a quarter miles, in Watlington, turn right onto the B4009/Couching Street and then continue onto Shirburn Street where the property will be on the left-hand side.
  • EPC Rating = E