Waterperry, Nr Oxford


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An attractive historical building of immense character in need of complete renovation and set in a charming village famed for its horticultural gardens.


Eden Cottage is situated on a pretty village lane with south facing gardens and backing on to fields. Believed to date to the early/mid 17th century, and later extended the property is Grade II listed and formed part of the old village school and school house, although needing complete renovation it retains immense character and period features.

Accommodation over three floors comprises entrance hall, sitting room with a large inglenook fireplace and original beams, a wide opening leads through to the dining room also with a fireplace, connecting passage to an extension incorporating a kitchen, bathroom and WC. On the first floor are three bedrooms and a cloakroom, on the top floor is another bedroom under exposed beams and a good size loft storage space.

To the front the boundary is set back from the road by a deep grass verge, there is a front garden providing ample parking and a path to the front door. The rear garden has a number of mature trees and is predominantly grass with a seating terrace at the rear of the house; in all measuring 156ft deep x 29ft wide.

Square Footage: 1,171 sq ft


Waterperry is a charming village situated 9 miles East of Oxford, on the banks of the River Thame. The village is famed for Waterperry Gardens which is short walk away and is based at the 17th Century Waterperry House with a shop, tea room and horticultural gardens. Local amenities such as shops, restaurants, pubs and schools can be found in Wheatley. A/M40 access are within reach at Junctions 8 & 8A.


Attractive Grade II listed cottage retaining period features

Complete renovation project

156ft deep south facing rear garden

17th Century old school house

Inglenook focal fireplace

Close to the famous Waterperry Gardens


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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Turner Properties - Oxford

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