Savills | Shipton Road, Ascott-under-Wychwood, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 6AG | Property for sale
196.03 sq m
Guide price £1,150,000(€1,266,482)

Shipton RoadAscott-under-Wychwood, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 6AG


    Key features

    • Beautifully presented accommodation
    • Stylishly presented
    • Period features
    • Mature landscaped gardens
    • Popular village

    A superb Cotswold stone village house.

    About this property

    • Well Cottage is an attractive period village house constructed of Cotswold stone beneath a slate roof. The current owners have created a very stylish home combining wonderful period features with contemporary design elements and the property is offered in excellent order. Well Cottage is link attached to the neighbouring property.

      The property is entered via a charming timber porch into a welcoming entrance hall situated at the centre of the property. To the left of the hall is a substantial drawing room which is well-proportioned with wonderful exposed timbers, stonework and a working fireplace. A door leads to the formal dining room and study which are separated by wall timbers allowing light into both areas. The kitchen/breakfast room lies to the rear of the property and is fitted with a fabulous range of stylish contemporary units and illuminated by a large roof lantern. There is also a useful pantry and utility. A door leads to the garden. To the right of the hall is a cloakroom and bedroom with en suite shower room, ideal for those with a specific need for a ground floor bedroom.

      A staircase rises to the first floor where there is a superb double aspect principal bedroom with a luxuriously appointed en-suite bathroom and dressing room. Bedroom three is a double room with a dressing room and en suite shower room. Bedroom four is also a double with access to the family bathroom.

      The property is approached from the village lane onto a gravel driveway providing ample parking. The front garden is laid to lawn and enclosed by Cotswold stone walls. A stone well is a wonderful feature to the front of the property To the rear is a large, beautifully landscaped garden set mostly to lawn with various specimen trees and a timber garden room which lends itself to any number of uses. A paved terrace lies against the rear elevation with steps leading up to the lawn. Wonderful rural views can be enjoyed from the garden.

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    A genuinely superb cottage in a highly sought after village.

    Clemmy JonesProperty agent

    Local information

    • Ascott-under-Wychwood is an attractive residential village on the edge of the Cotswolds and is in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Evenlode Valley. The village has a Parish Church, active village hall, community shop and public house. Nearby Shipton-under-Wychwood offers further sports facilities including a cricket club, tennis club and football club. Additional shopping facilities are available in the nearby market towns of Burford and Chipping Norton. Golf at Lyneham, Witney, Chipping Norton, Naunton Downs and Burford and racing at Cheltenham, Warwick and Stratford-upon-Avon.
    • There is a range of exceptional public and private schools in the area covering all ages. Windrush Valley Private School is located in the village. Ranked in the top 50 independent preparatory schools in England by the Sunday Times, the school has earned the prestigious accolade of Best Prep School Oxfordshire.
    • Road and rail communications are excellent with mainline services from Kingham, Shipton-under-Wychwood and Charlbury stations into London Paddington.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Burford pass over the bridge at the bottom of the hill and bear right at the roundabout onto the A361. Proceed through Fulbrook. Continue along the A361 and turn right at the crossroads after about 2.88km onto the B4437 and continue for just over 3km. Turn left onto and proceed for 670m. Turn right onto Shipston Road and proceed for about 615m where the property will be found on the left.
    • EPC Rating = D