Savills | Old Minster Lovell, Minster Lovell, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 0RN | Properties for sale
147.62 sq m(1,589 sq ft)
Guide price £700,000

Old Minster LovellMinster Lovell, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 0RN

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in April 2020
  • Cosy sitting room with wood burning stove
  • Renewable energy heating system
  • Ideal family home with 4 beds and 2 bath shower rooms
  • Set in a picture postcard Cotswold village

A beautifully presented period cottage..

About this property

  • Situated in a conservation area, Lilac Cottage has origins believed to date to the 1850s. Not listed, the property was extended and fully upgraded in 2008 with, of note, the addition ecofriendly ground source heating system. The property has been well maintained by the current owners and offers the best of both worlds retaining period features and character with the comforts of a modern home.

    Accommodation is conceived for contemporary living with a large open plan kitchen/dining room with French doors to the garden, being the heart of the home. There is a sitting room with wood burning stove and separate study which could alternatively be used as a play room/snug depending on needs. There is a cloakroom with built in cupboards and a useful utility room/boot room has a door to the rear, ideal for dogs and muddy wellies.

    On the first floor the principal bedroom is dual aspect with fitted wardrobes and en suite shower room. There are 3 further bedrooms and a family bathroom.

    Outside, there are gardens to the front and off road parking for 2 vehicles. To the side and rear enclosed gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a covered terrace area. There is a stone outbuilding and timber garden store.

    Mains water and electricity are connected. Ground source heating system. Private drainage. Gigaclear ultrafast fibre broadband.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

What is there not to like? A period property in the Cotswolds with all the comforts of a modern home including a renewable energy heating system.

Nicky QuentelProperty agent

Local information

  • Old Minster Lovell is a delightful unspoilt Cotswold village, nestled in the heart of the Windrush Valley, between the busy market towns of Witney and Burford.
  • The village has a historic church as well as the Old Swan and Minster Mill Hotel & Spa. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, attractions include walks and fishing along the River Windrush to the ruins of Minster Lovell Hall.
  • With a village shop in New Minster, more extensive facilities are found in Witney (Waitrose), Burford and Oxford. There is an excellent range of state and independent schools in the area.
  • Communications are good with main line rail from Charlbury and Oxford Parkway to London, Paddington and Marylebone respectively.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = C