Savills | Cherington, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 5HS | Property for sale
2,948 sq ft(273.88 sq m)
Guide price £975,000

CheringtonShipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 5HS

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Traditional Cotswold house
  • Inglenook and exposed beams
  • Well regarded village
  • Mature garden
  • Parking

A traditional Cotswold stone house in a popular village.

About this property

  • Formerly a school and schoolhouse believed to date from 1780 and enlarged in 1909, The Old School House is a handsome Grade II listed village house with traditional, very well-presented accommodation over three floors. The property retains a number of period features including inglenook fireplace, substantial exposed timber beams and deep window sills.

    A charming porch frames the front door which opens into a generous drawing room with an inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove. There is plenty of space for a dining table and chairs. As your enter a door to the left leads to an inviting sitting room with fireplace housing a wood burning stove. At the other end of the room is a door to the kitchen which is fitted with an excellent range of traditional units and a Rayburn. There is room for a table and chairs and a door leads to a useful utility. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a shower room.

    The staircase rises from the drawing room to the first floor landing where there is a principal bedroom with pretty fireplace and en suite shower room, two further bedrooms and family bathroom. A staircase rises to a large second floor landing and two further bedrooms. A sixth bedroom is accessed from an independent staircase.

    A mature garden lies to the rear comprising areas of lawn, large flower beds, specimen trees and an area for vegetable production. There is gravelled parking for several cars accessed via a timber gate. A paved terrace lies along the rear elevation.

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This house won't disappoint. With high ceilings, great flow, mature garden - this is a superb village house.

Kay McCluskeyProperty agent

Local information

  • Cherington is located in attractive rolling countryside on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire borders within the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is conveniently situated for Shipston-on-Stour and Chipping Norton.
  • The area is well served by a network of main roads providing access to the larger centres of Oxford, Banbury and Stratford-upon-Avon which provide state and private schools and a wide range of cultural and leisure facilities. The M40 (J11) at Banbury provides access north to Birmingham and the Midlands and south to Oxford and London. There are mainline stations at Banbury and Moreton-in-Marsh with regular rail services to London Marylebone and Paddington respectively.
  • The area is ideal for a wide variety of recreational pursuits with golf courses at Brailes, Tadmarton, Chipping Norton, Banbury and Stratford-upon-Avon and National Hunt racing at Warwick, Cheltenham and Stratford-upon-Avon.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Shipston-on-Stour take the A3400 south towards Oxford. After about 2.8 miles take the second turning left by a castellated gate lodge, signposted to Cherington and Stourton. Proceed for 1.97 miles and turn right. Continue for about 920 ft passing the Cherington Arms on your left. The property will be found on the right on the junction with Featherbed Lane. Please note that the postcode does not take you to the property.
  • EPC Exempt
  • Tenure = Freehold