Denton, Nr. Oxford


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A beautiful quintessential detached cottage tucked away in an idyllic rural hamlet.


Willow Cottage is situated on a no-through lane overlooking and backing on to fields. Believed to date to the early 17th century the property is a Grade II listed, detached timber framed thatched cottage which retains immense character and period features.

Accommodation over two floors comprises an entrance area, with cupboard for coats, which leads into a study overlooking the lane and fields beyond. The kitchen is fitted with an oil fired Aga, fitted work units and window seat. Dual aspect, the dining room, with exposed timbers has a feature antique range oven. The sitting room which is also dual aspect has an open fire place and window seat. A rear lobby area links the main house to a single storey extension currently used as utility room with shower and WC.

The principal bedroom is accessed up a wooden staircase from the kitchen and is triple aspect, with en suite WC and a hand basin. Three further bedrooms are accessed via a second stair case from the dining room. There is a double bedroom with en suite shower room, 2 further bedrooms and a second shower room.

Outside, the property is approached onto gravel off road parking from the lane. There is a detached barn converted in recent years with a high level of presentation providing excellent additional accommodation or a home office. Arguably, one of the most outstanding features of Willow Cottage are the beautiful gardens with a brook running through. There are fruit trees, a central box & bay feature, a silver birch avenue and a mature yew hedge which screens the outdoor swimming pool giving it privacy and seclusion.

Services: Mains water, drains and electricity. Oil fired boiler. Electric heaters in the barn.

Square Footage: 1,971 sq ft


Denton is a charming rural hamlet situated in countryside about 6 miles to the east of the city of Oxford in the civil parish of Cuddesdon and Denton. Communication is good with convenient access to both the Oxford ring road and M40 (J7 about 4.5 miles away) and intercity rail from Haddenham and Thame Parkway (about 11 miles), London Marylebone from about 40 minutes. Amenities in the village of Cuddesdon include Parish church, The Bat & Ball public house and playing fields. Schooling and other facilities can be found in the nearby larger village of Wheatley and more comprehensive amenities are found in Oxford.


Pretty Grade II listed detached cottage retaining period features

Quirky accommodation with 4 bedrooms and 3 shower rooms

Detached Barn for a home office or annex

Dreamy gardens back on to fields

Swimming Pool

Brook running through the garden


We would inform prospective purchasers that these sales particulars have been prepared as a general guide only. A detailed survey has not been carried out nor the services, appliances and fittings tested. Room sizes should not be relied upon for furnishings purposes and are approximate. Floor plans are for guidance and illustration purposes only and may not be to scale. If there any important matters likely to affect your decision to buy, please contact us before viewing
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