Savills | Woodgreen, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX28 1DF | Property for sale
3,896 sq ft(361.95 sq m)
Guide price £1,250,000

WoodgreenWitney, Oxfordshire, OX28 1DF

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in March 2020
  • An inviting farmhouse style kitchen
  • Great for family gatherings
  • Large, attractive gardens
  • A short stroll to the bustling town centre

Delightful townhouse in large, attractive gardens

About this property

  • A most attractive Grade II listed early Georgian townhouse, with attractive westerly facing walled gardens approaching a third of an acre. Period features include fireplaces, flagstone flooring, window seats and, with the flexible accommodation arranged over two floors and the addition of a substantial attic on the second floor, it provides great family living space.

    The welcoming entrance hall leads to the drawing room, with its distinctive Grade II listed decorative plaster ceiling, and there are two further reception rooms. The large open plan kitchen/breakfast room has windows and doors on two sides opening to the gardens and is a great setting for family gatherings. There is also a useful larder, utility and a cloakroom.

    On the first floor, the galleried landing has full height windows overlooking the gardens and connects the two wings of the property. There are five bedrooms, two en suite, together with a family bathroom. From the landing, stairs lead to the large attic, currently used for storage.

    To the side of the house, is a covered parking space with electric doors leading to the courtyard garden and detached single garage/store. The walled gardens are an attractive feature with lawned areas, together with box hedges and a wide variety of plants, shrubs and fruit trees, including apple, pear, quince and a fig tree.

    Services Mains services connected. Gas heating.

    Historical Note A plaque commemorates the artist James Alan Shuffrey, one of the first members of the British Watercolour Society, who was born and lived at the property between 1859 and 1877. He is celebrated for his images of 19th and early 20th century Oxford.

    Brochure prepared and photographs taken August 2019.

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With the sun shining into the large attractive walled gardens of this delightful home of character, it evokes honeyed memories of gite holidays in France. Come and see for yourself.

Ronnie van der PloegProperty agent

Local information

  • Witney is a thriving market town with extensive facilities. There are bus services to Oxford and surrounding villages, mainline railway stations at Charlbury and Long Hanborough provide a regular service to London Paddington and Oxford is reached via the A40.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Oxford, take the A40 towards Cheltenham and take the first exit to Witney. Proceed towards the town centre and, at the first mini roundabout, turn right, signposted to Bladon. Go up the hill and bear left, past the church and turn left – marked with a black sign Woodgreen Numbers 2-26 – a one way lane. 7 Woodgreen is on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold