Bloxham Bridge Barn
3,274 sq ft(304.16 sq m)
Guide price £1,500,000

Milton Gated RoadDeddington, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 0TW

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in December 2019
  • Sympathetically converted barn to suit modern living
  • Generous kitchen/breakfast room with views to the South
  • 5 bedrooms
  • Extensive gardens offer space and privacy
  • Two carports, off road parking

A real sense of space and privacy.

About this property

  • Bloxham Bridge Barn commands an enviable rural setting between the villages of Milton and Deddington. This detached property is of stone construction under a pitched slate roof and has been sympathetically converted and improved to suit today's modern family. Various features include open fireplace, exposed timbers, exposed stone walling, flagstone floors, exposed wooden floorboards and deep window boards. In addition there are oak framed windows and doors and composite stone flooring.

    There is a generous kitchen and breakfast room, the all-important hub of the house, with a delightful eating area enjoying the glorious views to the south and French windows leading out on to the garden, all ideal for summer entertaining. A spacious drawing room offers a dual aspect particularly with views to the south. From here there is a useful study for working from home. A central dining room could easily double up as a playroom.

    Ample bedroom accommodation, all with delightful views. Bedroom 4 has a mezzanine storage area.

    One of the key features of the property is not only its rural setting, but also the extensive gardens that surround the property, all providing a real feeling of space and privacy. There is a delightful stone walled garden to the front with box, pergola with vine and paved entertaining area. To the side and rear the gardens are laid to lawn with various beds, laurel hedge, an orchard area, vegetable garden with raised beds and a greenhouse.

    There is a detached garage building with two carports, a workshop and garden store as well as ample off road parking. If you are looking to work from home or for summer entertaining, there is a bespoke summerhouse to the rear with light and power connected.

    In all about 0.74 acres.

    This is a real gem ideal for the commuter or those looking to take advantage of the excellent local schooling, or for those just wanting to get away from it all.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This is a real gem in a wonderful rural setting, within reach of excellent schooling, popular villages and commuting links.

Nick RudgeProperty agent

Local information

  • Deddington is a particularly sought after village just south of the market town of Banbury, comprising a selection of large ironstone houses and thatched cottages.
  • Excellent local facilities include a hairdresser, post office, delicatessen, a number of public houses and a fourteenth century church with a high spire.
  • Local education includes a primary schools in Deddington and Adderbury plus The Warriner Comprehensive in Bloxham. Private schools include St John's Priory (Banbury), Carrdus (Overthorpe), Winchester House (Brackley) and Beachborough (Westbury) preparatory. Public schools include Bloxham (Co-ed) and Tudor Hall (girls). There is a good bus service, specifically for Oxford schools with a pick up points along the Oxford Road.
  • Fast train services from Bicester and Banbury (Marylebone – journey times from 45 minutes). Also a local service that runs from Kings Sutton and Oxford Parkway to Marylebone, Oxford and Paddington.
  • M40 Motorway connections at junction 11 (Banbury) for the north and junction 10 (Ardley) for the south.
  • Sporting and leisure activities include Soho Farmhouse at Great Tew; an excellent squash and tennis club in Adderbury; golf at Rye Hill and at Tadmarton Heath; horse racing at Warwick and Stratford; motor racing at Silverstone; health club at Bodicote; an indoor sports complex in Banbury; theatre and other cultural activities in Oxford, Chipping Norton and Milton Keynes.
  • (Distances and times are approximate).

Additional information

  • Directions: From Banbury head south on A4260 towards Oxford. Stay on the A4260 passing through Adderbury. Continue up a gentle hill and at the top turn right signposted Milton Follow this road out of Adderbury and just on the edge of Milton turn left on to the Milton Gated Road. Follow this road for about 1.2 miles and on the gentle right bend the entrance to Bloxham Bridge Barn can be found on the left had side.
  • EPC Rating = D