Blacksmiths Hill, Aynho, Banbury, Northamptonshire, OX17


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  • Bedrooms: 3
Detached stone built cottage requiring modernisation. The accommodation which is arranged over two floors includes an entrance hall with a staircase rising and turning to the first floor, door to the rear aspect, dual aspect reception room with replacement double glazed windows, a stone fire place and steps down to a second reception room again with replacement double glazed windows, a door to the front garden, brick fire place and beam. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and wall units incorporating ample work tops, built in appliances including a hob, oven, cooker extractor, Hotpoint washing machine and fridge freezer, door to a rear lobby and door to a cloakroom with low level WC, wash basin and gas fired central heating boiler.

There is a first floor landing with built in airing cupboard leading to a large dual aspect double bedroom, with replacement double glazed windows and a built in cupboard, and two further bedrooms both with replacement double glazing. There is a bathroom with a panelled bath, vanity unit, shower cubicle and low level WC


Aynho, which is situated south east of Banbury on the B4100 in the South Northamptonshire countryside, is often referred to locally as the Apricot village, as the cottagers used to have to pay the lord of the manor a toll in this fruit. The village is made up predominantly of period stone properties together with a limited number of more recent homes and has a good community spirit. Aynho offers The Cartwright Hotel, the Church of St Michael and a village hall. It is conveniently situated for access to the towns of Banbury and Bicester, both of which offer a comprehensive range of facilities. Primary and secondary schooling can be found in neighbouring villages. Access to the M40 motorway can be gained at junction 10 (Ardley), There is also an excellent mainline train service (London Marylebone & Birmingham) from both Banbury & Bicester.


The garden extends to the front of the property being mainly laid to lawn with shrubs and flowers, garden shed and a driveway providing off road parking. There is a gated rear access to a private pathway which runs along the rear of the property. Brick shed and further small wooden shed.

Additional Information

Council Tax Band E

Gas Fired Heating To Radiators

Airing Cupboard With Immersion Heater

Double Glazing

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