Savills | Akeman Street, Combe, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 8NZ | Property for sale
1,653 sq ft(153.57 sq m)
Guide price £699,000

Akeman StreetCombe, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 8NZ

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in February 2020
  • Cosy sitting room with inglenook & woodburner
  • A prized Oxfordshire village
  • Glorious country walks
  • Pretty outlook to the front

Charming Grade II listed cottage.

About this property

  • This is a charming Grade II listed cottage built of stone under a Stonesfield slate roof and lying in an enviable position in the village. It has an enormous amount of character with features including flagstone flooring, window seats, exposed timbers and a large inglenook fireplace in the sitting room.

    Originally two cottages, the first and second floor bedrooms are accessed via two separate staircases from the sitting room and hall/dining room. The charming sitting room has an attractive outlook to the front, and the welcoming kitchen/breakfast room with Aga is particularly light and has bi-fold doors opening to the rear garden. There is also a useful cloakroom.

    To the front of the property is a small garden with flower and shrub beds and a parking space for one car. To the rear, a paved patio leads up to the walled garden, which is laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders.

    Services: Mains water, electricity, drainage. Oil heating.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

If you like countryside walks, Morris dancing on May morning, an annual bonfire and cream teas by the village green, then Combe is the place for you

Ronnie van der PloegProperty agent

Local information

  • The property lies in the Conservation Area near the heart of Combe, a pretty village with a thriving, friendly community. It has a parish church, public house overlooking the village green and it is also home to the Combe Reading Room, together with a renowned village primary school.
  • The market towns of Charlbury and Woodstock provide shops and amenities, and the railway station in Long Hanborough provides services to Oxford and London, Paddington. In addition there is a local station in Combe, and Oxford Parkway has a regular service to London, Marylebone.
  • For those wishing to enjoy the immediate surroundings, there are lovely walks to enjoy in the nearby countryside.

Additional information

  • Directions: Leave Oxford on the A40 northwards and continue through Woodstock. Turn left after a distance onto the B4437 signposted Charlbury. At the curve in the road, fork left towards Combe/Stonesfield. Take the next turning left, signposted Combe. Continue into the village and the property will be found on the right hand side just before the village green.
  • EPC Exempt
  • Tenure = Freehold