Elsfield, Oxford, OX3

£800,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
This delightful cottage is situated on the edge of Pennywell Wood and within the peaceful hamlet of Elsfield. Enjoying an abundance of character it has a fascinating history of landlords including Hon Miriam Rothschild from 1953, forming part of Elsfield Manor. Miriam moved to Elsfield so she could drive her children to school in nearby Oxford. It was later taken on by her son Charles. The accommodation is arranged over two floors with an entrance leading to a spacious hallway with a downstairs lavatory, the ground floor also contains two spacious reception rooms, a kitchen and separate utility room. The first floor contains four bedrooms, two lavatories and two separate bathrooms.

The outside space offers a peaceful garden with approximately quarter of an acre, additional land is available by separate negotiation.

The proposed seller encourages all persons interested in the whole and/ or in only the house and walled garden to make, Subject to contract, offers.

A purchaser interested in the whole should note the guide prices as follows:

House and walled garden - circa 0.50 acres

Price £1,150,000

Woodland (Poplar plantation) - Circa 10.5 acres at £15,000 per acre. (to include 30% overage if planning permission for development is obtained)

Residual Land - circa 3.5 acres at £40,000 per acres. (to include 30% overage if planning permission for development is obtained)

The land is approximately 14.5 acres.

Total Price £1,447,500

(One million and four hundred and forty thousand and five hundred pounds)

Elsfield is a beautiful hamlet set high on the Elsfield Ridge with a fine village church and several attractive period properties. The village is situated approximately six and a half miles from Oxford city centre, with its range of retail shops, restaurants, public houses, clubs and historic attractions as well as some of the best schools and excellent transport links. The location provides excellent access to Headington, for the John Radcliffe Hospital, and the A40 for London. Nearby Islip also has its own train station with regular services to London Marylebone (fifty minutes) and Oxford Parkway and Oxford station (ten minutes).

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John D Wood

235 Banbury Road, Oxford

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