High Street, Long Wittenham, Abingdon, OX14

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3

Your true 'chocolate box' thatched cottage exquisite in character, simply beautiful throughout and a must see to appreciate its historic charm in person. With a total floor area of 139.0 square metres. Call us on 01235 555 611 if you need any further information.


Located in the delightful South Oxfordshire Village of Long Wittenham which is known for its rich architecture and history is Cruck Cottage which is a historically significant 13th century medieval cruck-framed cottage. This Grade II listed thatched cottage is reputed to be the oldest domestic dwelling in southern Oxfordshire. The original open hall, which is thought to be 800 years old, was extended in the early 16th century.

The property was tastefully renovated in 2019 offers nearly 1500 sq ft of living accommodation with contemporary high-grade fixtures and fittings such as a Jim Lawrence light fittings to ensure the cottage is well suited to 21st century living. There are two characterful reception rooms off the main entrance hall featuring exposed brickwork and wooden beams, with a bespoke kitchen featuring solid oak work surfaces as well as integrated appliances and a butlers sink which perfectly merge the old style of the property with the modern way of living.

As you walk up to the first floor you will find three well-proportioned bedrooms as well as a stunning heritage style bathroom. To the front of the house is a beautiful limestone walled garden which is filled with various shrubs, herbs and wild flowers with a mature fig tree on the side wall of the building. At the side there is a drive and stone and timber-built garage. The rear garden provides a charming but private cottage garden, with a raised lawn and densely planted borders.

Sitting Room 16' 8" x 16' 6" ( 5.08m x 5.03m )

Kitchen 10' 7" x 8' 5" ( 3.23m x 2.57m )

Dining Room 11' 2" x 11' 1" ( 3.40m x 3.38m )

Bedroom One 11' 4" x 11' 2" ( 3.45m x 3.40m )

Bedroom Two 15' 2" x 10' 8" ( 4.62m x 3.25m )

Bedroom Three 10' 7" x 8' 3" ( 3.23m x 2.51m )

Garage 13' 8" x 12' 2" ( 4.17m x 3.71m )


The Thames-side village's amenities include a Church of England primary school, children's playground and a highly regarded village pub and excellent Indian restaurant.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.

3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.

4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.

5. Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

6. Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

01235 352428

Connells - Abingdon

11 High Street, Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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