Charlbury, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 3PT | Property for sale | Savills
1,066 sq ft(99.03 sq m)
Guide price £845,000(€963,478)

CharlburyChipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 3PT

    Key features

    • A delightful Cotswold cottage
    • Stunningly remodelled and refurbished by the current owners
    • Very high specification and quality fittings throughout
    • Live planning permissions
    • No onward chain
    • Thriving local community and excellent communication links
    • Approximately 8 miles to Soho Farmhouse

    Immaculately presented cottage in delightful Cotswold town.

    About this property

    • Situated in the idyllic Conservation town of Charlbury, on a no through road, Priory Cottage is a quintessential Cotswold's cottage dating back to the early 1980's. Constructed of Cotswold stone this charming home seamlessly combines external tradition, yet has been beautifully remodelled and refurbished by the current owners into a modern, high quality, and immaculately presented property.

      The entrance hall is welcoming and attention to detail can be seen from the outset. The spacious ground floor accommodation comprises an open plan kitchen/ breakfast/ dining area, sitting room and a chic downstairs cloakroom. The kitchen has Bosch built in appliances throughout, a Neff induction hob and oven under, breakfast bar, Butlers sink and lots of storage. There is plenty of room for a dining table making this space a perfect social hub of the home. The kitchen diner has a lovely aspect of the garden offering direct access to it through a rear door. The sitting room is elegant yet cosy, with a stone fireplace and log burner drawing focal attention. There is double aspect allowing natural light to flood through, providing a relaxing environment.

      Upstairs there are three bedrooms. Two beautifully presented doubles and one delightful, panelled bunk room with four single beds, individually curtained with reading lights. The family bathroom and principal bedroom en suite are stylish and well appointed with rainfall shower heads and chrome fittings. The family bathroom has marble flooring and a marble walk in shower. There is also an impressive, well-lit loft space that is floored throughout and accessed via a purpose-built ladder.

      Outside, hidden behind the property is a delightful, secure garden, enclosed by Cotswold stone walls. Mostly laid to lawn, there is a variety of flowerbeds and mature fruit trees to be admired. A paved pathway and seating areas are positioned throughout, perfect to enjoy the summer sun, entertaining and alfresco dining. To the front is an off road parking space with an electric charging point, and gates on both sides of the house allowing access to the rear.

      In addition, there is live planning permission for an entrance porch and additional accommodation to the rear. Please see the West Oxfordshire District Council website and search reference – 20/02548/HHD

      The property is currently being used as a holiday rental and as such it may appeal as a weekend retreat /investment opportunity.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This is one of my favourite properties I have had the pleasure of marketing. It is utterly charming in every way and the perfect combination of seamless transitions between tradition and contemporary chic.

    Francesca MossProperty agent

    Local information

    • Situated in West Oxfordshire, between Woodstock and Chipping Norton, Charlbury is a popular, historic Cotswold market town in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
    • With a thriving and buzzing local community, amenities in the town are in abundance including well stocked local shops, delicatessens, St. Mary's Church, medical centre, a pharmacy, dentists, beautician, a veterinary surgery, two car garages, a sports hall, library, three public houses and coffee shops.
    • Other wonderful places to visit include Chipping Norton (7.8 miles), Stow-on-the-Wold (16.5 miles), Bourton-on-the-Water (18 miles) Burford (9 miles) and Blenheim (7 miles.)
    • Excellent for commuters, Charlbury mainline station provides a regular service to Oxford and London Paddington (approximately 20 and 80 minutes respectively), while Oxford Parkway station provides a regular service to Marylebone taking about one hour. The M40 (J9) is about 15 miles away. There is also a regular bus service and taxi services available.
    • Charlbury is well situated for a plethora of both state and independent schools including Charlbury pre-school and primary. Further schooling is available in Chipping Norton, Oxford, Witney and Banbury.
    • With clubs and societies including Charlbury cricket club there is a tennis club, a drama society and film club to be enjoyed too. Charlbury also plays host to a number of festivals throughout the year, including Wilderness festival, Cornbury festival, Blenheim Nocturn Live, Charlbury beer festival, Riverside music festival and a street fair. Extra recreational activities include Soho Farmhouse private members club at Great Tew, Diddly Squat farm shop, Daylesford Farm and Estelle Manor. Surrounded by rolling Cotswold countryside, Charlbury also hosts a range of footpaths and bridleways, perfect for beautiful walks and rides to be enjoyed.
    • Please note all times and distances are approximates.

    Additional information

    • Council Tax band - E
    • EPC Rating: D
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Council Tax Band: E