Park Crescent, Abingdon, OX14

£1,350,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
This beautifully built Edwardian semi-detached family home is located on the very sought after Park Crescent and offers excellent access to Abingdon School and the handsome Albert Park. The accommodation is arranged over three floors and comprises three spacious principal reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and cloakroom on the ground floor, all benefiting from period features including sash windows and high ceilings.

To the first floor there are three good sized bedrooms, a family bathroom and separate cloakroom. To the second floor there are three attic bedrooms and a family bathroom commanding far reaching views over Albert Park. The property is a comfortable family home and has extensive accommodation measuring approximately 2448 square feet of living space.

Situation

Park Crescent is in the desirable and peaceful Albert Park conservation area, described by John Betjeman as "England's finest example of a Victorian suburb". The park, which is directly opposite the property, is owned and maintained by the charity, Christ's Hospital of Abingdon, as are the private roads that border the park. The historic market town of Abingdon boasts a wide range of shops and amenities including both 'Waitrose' and 'Tesco' supermarkets. The property is apprximately half a mile from Abingdon town centre. Sports and recreation are also well catered for, with many sporting clubs and associations in the town, as well as the White Horse Leisure and Tennis Centre. Communication links are excellent with frequent bus services into Oxford. The A34 leads to Oxford and both the M4 and M40 motorways and onto the national motorway network. Didcot Parkway is approximately 5.2 miles away, with a fast train service into London Paddington taking approximately 45 minutes. Schooling in the area is excellent with Abingdon Prep, The Manor Prep, Abingdon School, St Helen and St Katherine, Radley College and Our Lady's Abingdon as well as the many highly regarded independent schools in Oxford.

Outside

The property is accessed via a gravel driveway which has parking for several cars and leads to the detached garage. To the rear, there is a good sized terrace, ideal for outdoor entertaining, and an extensive garden measuring 187', which is mainly laid to lawn, interspersed with mature trees and flower beds. At the end of the plot is a large vegetable garden, screened from the main garden by mature fir trees, with access to Spring Road. Albert Park, with 14 acres of beautifully maintained grounds, is directly opposite the property.

Additional Information

Services: Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage

Lease: 781 years remaining (900 years from 9th July 1902). The Freehold is owned by Christ's Hospital of Abingdon.

Ground Rent: £2 p.a.

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