2,040 sq ft(189.52 sq m)
Guide price £2,650,000

St. AldatesOxford, OX1 1RA


    Key features

    • Historic and atmospheric townhouse
    • Outstanding city centre location
    • Stunning views to Christ Church
    • Beautifully restored home
    • Additional commercial unit
    • Further development site for 3 homes
    • An exceptionally unique opportunity

    An enchanting, painstakingly restored Grade II listed townhouse with outstanding views to Christ Church & its magnificent gardens AND a development site for 3 further townhouses behind.

    About this property

    • 84 St. Aldates is an exceptionally attractive historic townhouse in Oxford city centre. Listed Grade II, the property
      dates from the medieval era and the original timber frame was expanded and redesigned early in the 18th century with
      traditional Georgian features of a moulded cornice parapet and a Welsh slate roof. The property was fully restored in 2007
      by renowned conservation architect Julian Harrap and received an Oxford Preservation Trust Award in 2008. Features include 17th century panelling and carved mantelpiece, period fireplaces in every room, wide oak and historic pine flooring and original sash windows with triple glazing. Renovation works include complete re-plumbing and re-wiring, provision for cable and satellite connections, the installation of a Bulthaup kitchen, two bath/shower rooms and new roof.

      A floor plan is provided within these particulars showing the approximate size, layout and orientation of the rooms and the photographs give an indication of the enormous appeal and character of this very special property.

      1, 2 & 3 Clarks Row – development site description
      Planning and Listed Building Consent has been granted for the construction of 3 residential townhouses to the rear of 84 St. Aldates and they will be the only homes located in Clarks Row.
      Two of the townhouses are 2.5/3 stories and one is 4 stories. An illustration of the north elevation is provided within these particulars and the gross internal floor area of the three combined is approximately 4000 sq ft/371.6 sq m. Planning
      consent was originally granted in October 2013 under planning reference number 13/02103/FUL; planning consent was subsequently renewed under planning references 17/02029/FUL and 17/02030/ LBC in August 2017. Preparations prior to
      development have already been carried out including
      restoration of remaining historic timber elements, foundation design, historic building recording, archaeological researches and soil tests.

      Further detailed information concerning the history and development of 84 St. Aldates and Clarks Row can be obtained by enquiry with the agents.

      Services
      Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas are connected to 84 St. Aldates.

      Tenure
      Freehold

      Council Tax
      Band F - for the residential portion of 84 St. Aldates. The shop (84a) is responsible for its own business rates.

      Agents Note
      The ground floor shop unit is currently let. The Lease is contracted out of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 and vacant possession can be obtained if required at two months notice.

      Viewing
      Strictly by appointment with Messrs Savills.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Soak up the atmosphere of this fantastic central location with breathtaking views towards the beautiful gardens of Christ Church.

    Peter LongProperty agent

    Local information

    • 84 St. Aldates enjoys an outstanding location in the heart Oxford, with spectacular views over Christ Church and
    • its gardens and grounds.
    • All important historic, cultural, commercial and educational sites are on the doorstep and transport links are equally accessible, with both bus and railway stations close by.

    Additional information

    • Directions: On foot from Carfax in the centre of Oxford, proceed south into St. Aldates and the property will be seen after a short distance on the right hand side, at the corner of Clarks Row and opposite the entrance to Christ Church Gardens.
    • EPC Exempt