High Street, Chalgrove

£300,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
SITUATION The historic village of Chalgrove lies c.10 miles South-East of Oxford, between Stadhampton and Watlington and is within easy reach of the M40 and rail services to London and the Midlands. Chalgrove is a delightful village and has a lively community of about 3,000 people and offers a wide range of amenities including a primary school, GP surgery, a post office, grocery store, large pharmacy, newsagent and florist, as well as three public houses.

M40 (J7) 6 miles, Wallingford 9.4 miles, Watlington 3.7 miles, Oxford 10 miles, Didcot (Mainline Station to London Paddington 45 minutes) 12 miles, Haddenham & Thame Parkway (Chiltern Railway to London Marylebone 38 minutes) 12.5 miles.

DESCRIPTION Charming two bedroom semi-detached thatched cottage, well situated on the edge of the village of Chalgrove, within walking distance of many local amenities and good schooling, whilst in easy reach of the surrounding villages, M40 (J7) and Haddenham & Thame Parkway.

The cottage is situated towards the top end of the High Street, with herringbone block-paved off-street parking to the front of the property for two vehicles and secured side access to the generous rear gardens. To the front of the cottage, the pretty canopied thatched open porch leads through the solid oak front door, into the small entrance hall, with attractive quarry tiled flooring, exposed beams, and latch & brace wooden doors to the all connecting rooms.

To the right of the hallway, the refitted stylish bathroom comprises of an attractive bath with mixer-tap shower attachment and tiled side panel, low-level wc and pedestal wash-hand basin, as well as exposed beams and good-quality tiled flooring and walls. Across the hallway, the large kitchen/reception room offer plenty of space for everyday living, with a good-quality fitted kitchen with numerous base units and integrated electrical appliances, such as fitted eye level cooker/oven, built-in dishwasher, "Braumatic" halogen hob and laminated work surfaces, incorporating a breakfast bar. The entire room is steeped in history, with beautiful exposed wooden flooring, impressive "inglenook" fireplace, large external latch & brace oak door and original crittall windows to the rear garden, and the unique feature of two separate staircases to the first floor.

To the first floor, both connecting double bedrooms have a wealth of character features, with an abundance of exposed beams, exposed wooden flooring and impressive exposed stone chimney breast to bedroom 1. There are also built-in wardrobe cupboards to bedroom 2, providing a combination of shelved and hanging storage solutions.

The generous cottage gardens offer a great deal of space and seclusion, being mainly laid to lawn, with large patio area, original covered well and brick-built barbeque. To the side of the cottage, is a part-covered pergola, providing the ideal space for bin storage and secured gated side access. Of particular note, is the separate garden room, with fitted kitchenette and bathroom.

Please note the thatch needs replacing. The cost of replacing the thatch will be circa £15,000 + VAT.

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