Savills | Widford, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4DU | Properties for sale
2,862 sq ft(265.89 sq m)
Guide price £950,000

WidfordBurford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4DU

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in January 2020
  • 4 en suite bedrooms, one on the ground floor
  • Impressive dining hall with galleried landing
  • Enclosed, landscaped gardens to rear
  • Edge of hamlet with country views

Comfortable, modern living in Cotswold hamlet...

About this property

  • With origins believed to date to the early 19th century Fettiplace Barn was converted in 2003 and is not listed. Constructed of stone beneath a Stonesfield slate roof, the property sympathetically combines period features with modern comforts.

    The impressive hall/dining area with galleried landing is bright and welcoming. With underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, and wooden shutters, Fettiplace Barn is well designed remaining warm in the winter and cool in the summer. There is a large open fireplace in the sitting room and a study with built in shelving. The kitchen opens to, and overlooks, the rear garden. All of the bedrooms have en suite bath/shower rooms, two have feature mezzanine areas and one is on the ground floor.

    Outside, a tidy drystone wall encloses neat gardens and parking area. With side access to the rear, the landscaped gardens are enclosed with a terrace, decking area and box hedging.

    Services: Mains water and electricity. Oil-fired central heating. Shared private Biodisk drainage. Gas bottles to kitchen hob.

    Agents Note: There is a right of way for access to the agricultural shed adjacent to the parking.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Idyllic rural hamlet and, such a cracking barn conversion!

Nicky QuentelProperty agent

Local information

  • Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the River Windrush, the hamlet of Widford lies about 1.5 miles east of Burford and 19 miles to the west of Oxford.
  • There is the 13th century St Oswolds Church in the hamlet and neighbouring Swinbrook, has a pub, church and cricket club. Everyday amenities are close by at Burford and Witney and more extensive facilities are found in Oxford and Cheltenham.
  • A good choice of local schools include state primary and secondary in Burford, with independent schools including St Hugh's, Cokethorpe and the well regarded schools in Oxford.
  • Charlbury Station 9 miles (London/Paddington approximately 75 mins), Oxford Parkway 17 miles (London Marylebone approximately 55 mins).

Additional information

  • Directions: Head west on the A40 from Oxford. A short distance after the sign to Asthal and Worsham take the right turn to Swinbrook. At the crossroads at Swinbrook cricket green, turn left to Widford. The lane to Fettiplace Barn is on the left opposite the Mill House.
  • EPC Rating = D