Savills | The Green, Warmington, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 1BU | Properties for sale
83.33 sq m
Guide price £350,000( ₫)

The GreenWarmington, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 1BU

    Key features

    • Charming property overlooking the village green and duck pond
    • Period features including exposed beams and timber floors
    • Open plan kitchen/dining room
    • No upward chain
    • Enclosed garden
    • Access to Banbury station and M40

    Delightful period cottage in picturesque situation

    About this property

    • The Cottage on the Green is a charming, Grade II listed property with views over the village green and duck pond. Of ironstone construction under a slate roof, the cottage has a wealth of period features including exposed beams, stonework, flagstone and timber floors. With good access to Banbury station and the M40 it makes a great opportunity as a permanent residence, weekend bolthole or investment property.

      The open plan, dual aspect kitchen / dining room benefits from an exposed flagstone floor, exposed beams, wooden base and wall units and a double ceramic sink. The sitting room features an impressive stone inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, exposed beams and stone floor. There is also a timber frame conservatory at the rear of the property with double doors into the garden.

      The first floor comprises two double bedrooms and a bathroom. There is an attic with potential for conversion, subject to any necessary consents. To the rear of the property is an attractive enclosed and secluded garden with patio area, lawn, flower beds and a brick shed.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    I have always much admired this quintessentially English village green. The period charm of the cottage and good communication links are sure to appeal.

    Catherine ScandrettProperty agent

    Local information

    • Warmington is a quintessentially English village, situated on the north eastern edge of the Cotswolds at the end of the Edge Hill escarpment on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire borders. It comprises principally ironstone houses located around an attractive village green with a duck pond. Facilities include a parish church, public house/restaurant and village hall. There is also a local and very well regarded farm shop and the National Herb Centre. More extensive shopping, leisure and cultural facilities are available at Banbury, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Stratford-upon-Avon and Oxford.
    • Excellent communication links with access to the M40 (J11) at Banbury giving access to Oxford, London and Birmingham. Mainline train services from Banbury to London Marylebone (from 56 minutes). International airports at Birmingham (32 miles) and Heathrow (71 miles).
    • Well regarded local schooling facilities include village schools in Hornton and Shenington and North Oxfordshire Academy for secondary. The village is in the Priority Area for the Warwickshire Grammar Schools at Stratford. Further, sought after independent schools include St Johns' Priory (Banbury), Carrdus (Overthorpe), Warwick Prep, Sibford, Tudor Hall (girls), Bloxham (co-ed), Kings High (girls) and Warwick (boys).
    • Leisure activities in the area include golf at Tadmarton Heath; Farnborough and Upton House National Trust properties; theatres at Stratford upon Avon and Oxford; motor racing at Silverstone and horse racing at Warwick, Stratford upon Avon and Cheltenham.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Banbury head north on the B4100, Warwick Road. Continue along this road past signs to Shotteswell and The National Herb Centre. As the road heads downhill take the right hand turn signposted Warmington. Continue downhill into the village, past the pub. The Cottage on the Green is set in a row of cottages on the left immediately after the duck pond.
    • EPC Exempt