Stowhill, Childrey, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9XQ | Property for sale | Savills
4,637 sq ft(430.79 sq m)
Guide price £1,695,000(€1,932,658)

StowhillChildrey, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9XQ

  • Sale Agreed

Key features

  • Fabulous open plan kitchen breakfast room with sitting area
  • Dining room with vaulted ceiling
  • Sitting room with wood burning stove and glazed doors to terrace
  • Triple garage with study/games room over
  • Open views to rear
  • Pretty village with primary school and shop

Superb bright, airy, village home with large gardens, overlooking adjacent countryside.

About this property

  • Situated at the edge of the village, at the end of a private road, Hawkswood is one of four homes sympathetically designed by Belmark Homes. Taking their cue from ancient tythe barns in the area, the property was built in 2017 with an emphasis on innovative design, high quality materials and sustainability.

    The spectacular full height glazed entrance hall leading to the dining area with galleried landing is a feature of the barn style construction. Natural light is in abundance with many large windows creating open airy spaces.

    Specifications include:

    - Clay roof tiles, Michelmersh bricks, Siberian larch cladding, Velfac aluminium composite windows and doors

    - German kitchen with quartz stone worktops, Siemens appliances, porcelain floor tiling

    - Vitra sanitaryware with Handsgrohe chrome furnishings

    - Underfloor heating throughout ground and first floor, pressurized water system. Mitsubishi Ecodan air source heat pumps and hot water cylinder

    - Log burners to sitting and dining rooms

    - LED downlights, wired for sound in sound, dining, kitchen/family room (compatible with most systems).

    - Hard wired security system, external lighting,

    - Attached triple garage with electric doors, door to utility room and internal staircase to a games room/home office above.

    Outside, landscaped gardens and grounds extend to about 0.8 acres. With ample gravel parking to the front of the property there are attractive terraces to the side and rear. Backing on to neighbouring fields there is a small copse and there is a fenced area of garden with raised vegetable beds, a green house and timber garden store.

    Agents note:- There is a management company covering shared areas. Contact selling agent for more information.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This most impressive home offers very generous accommodation and overlooks countryside to the rear.

Nicky QuentelProperty agent

Local information

  • Situated about 2.5 miles west of the historic market town of Wantage and surrounded by attractive country side, the village of Childrey is on the edge of the Ridgeway in the in the Vale of the White Horse. Recorded in The Doomsday Book, settlements in the village date to the Iron and Bronze ages. The pretty village, with green and pond, today has a thriving community and amenities include primary school, a church and chapel, village hall, playing fields, village shop and coffee shop. More extensive facilities, including Sainsburys and Waitrose are found in Wantage.
  • The village is well located for a good selection of state and independent schools with state primary in the village, state secondary in Wantage and Farringdon; independent including St Hughs, Pinewood School, Abingdon Prep, Cothill School, Downe House, Cokethorpe, St. Helen & St Catherine, Abingdon School, Radley College as well as those in Oxford.
  • Communication is good with access to M4 (J14) about 12 miles and mainline rail at Didcot Parkway, about 10.5 miles (London/Paddington from 40 minutes).

Additional information

  • Agents notes:
  • - New build warranty: Premier Guarantee Version 7
  • - Residents Management company owns part of the lane to the property (over which 2 other properties have right of way). £20 p/a for contribution to shared managed area.
  • Services - Mains water, drainage, electricity, air source heat pump.
  • Council Tax - Band G
  • Directions: Leave Oxford heading west on the A420 and shortly after Soutmoor, take the left turn to Charney Bassett. Proceed through Charney Bassett and the next village of Goosey. On leaving Goosey turn left at the T Junction on the A417 towards Wantage, but after a short distance turn left on New Road to Childrey. On arriving in the village the road bears sharply to the right, proceed round past the green and duck pond, bearing left on Stowhill and following the private lane towards the end where Hawkswood is found on the right. Distances Wantage, 2.5 miles, Didcot Parkway 10.5 miles (London/Paddington from 40 mins), Abingdon 12 miles, M4 (J14) 12 miles, Oxford 20 miles, Swindon 16 miles (all distances are approximate).
  • EPC Rating: B
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G