The Limes, Dorchester-on-Thames, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, OX10


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A well-presented Edwardian home with high ceilings, fireplaces, and a separate studio or annexe, surrounded by its own grounds and situated in the very popular and historic village of Dorchester on Thames.

On entering via the entrance porch and then through a lead light glazed door into the fine reception hall with an elegant 'dog leg' staircase rising to the first floor. To the left is a beautifully proportioned drawing room with a fireplace with open fire and a double glazed square bay window with French doors in the far corner. Ahead from the hall is the dining room which is open to the kitchen, has a fireplace with an attractive wood burning stove and a door with steps down into the study, family or playroom off which is a cloakroom and French doors out to the garden. To the right from the hall is a bright and airy kitchen, dining and family room with two pairs of French doors leading out to the patio at the front aspect of the house. In addition there is a fitted kitchen with modern units including a large island unit and a pantry cupboard. At the rear of house is a useful utility/boot room ideal for muddy dogs, paws and boots. Upstairs immediately to the right is a double bedroom with an en suite shower room, ahead is the family bathroom and to the left is a good size single bedroom with a walk in wardrobe ideal for storing laundry and bedding. The master bedroom is located further along the landing and has an en suite shower room and walk in wardrobe. There is a further double bedroom with a square bay window mirroring the drawing room below, and finally a single bedroom with views over the back garden.


The popular village of Dorchester on Thames has a thriving village community and offers a variety of public houses and restaurants as well as a post office, co-op, hairdressers and water sports on the nearby lakes. More comprehensive shopping and leisure facilities can be found in Wallingford, Abingdon, or Didcot and Oxford offers further shopping, dining and cultural experiences.


Outside the property is approached via an electric gate into a gravelled parking area screened from the house and garden by an evergreen hedge. The mature gardens are to the front, rear and continue along both sides of the house with gravel on the right hand side, raised planters, triangular log stores and a Dutch barn that's ideal as a games room or for garden storage. In the far corner of the garden is a modern detached studio, perfect for staff, granny or guest accommodation and has a reception, office area kitchenette, shower room and bedroom. At the rear of the house is a lawn that continues down the left hand side of the property bordered by a low stone wall to the split level front garden.

NB: The garden extends further to the side of the low stone wall to the left of the house and there is a Calor gas tank below the gravelled garden to the right providing fuel for the gas heating.

Four Bedrooms

Reception Hall

Drawing Room

Dining Room

Family, Study or Playroom

Kitchen Breakfast Family Room

Utility Room

Dressing Room

Two Ensuite Shower Rooms



Studio, Staff, Granny or Guest Annexe

Mature Gardens

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