Church Street, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
The Barn and Annexe is a superb property with an abundance of character that has been completely modernised in recent years. The property is approached via a carport that leads through to a courtyard with a gravel driveway for several cars. The main house is beautifully and sympathetically renovated. The entrance hall leads to the principal reception spaces including a living room with an open fire and bifold doors leading to the garden and the byre. There is also a utility room and wc. The kitchen/dining room is well appointed with a central island and breakfast bar, a SMEG range and hood, open fire, double ceramic sink. Just off the kitchen is a TV room that forms a comfortable space as part of the open plan area. Upstairs there a 5 bedrooms. Located at either end the two largest bedrooms are beautifully finished with exposed timbers and vaulted ceilings, and generous en suites. The principal also has a dressing room with built in wardrobes. There are 3 further good sized bedrooms, a family bathroom and linen room. The house has been triple glazed to the front.

The Annexe is located to the rear of the plot and is detached from the main house. This provides a super open plan living space on the ground floor with kitchen/dining and living areas and bifold doors leading out to a deck. Upstairs is currently arranged as two bedrooms with en suite but could easily be adapted to have a further two bedrooms.

The grounds are enclosed on all sides and afford a great deal of privacy the two dwellings are linked by a lawn with a byre that has been adapted into a wonderful party barn with bar, lounging and dining space. The far end of the byre has been converted into a secure storage shed with potting room and BBQ area beyond

Sutton Courtemay is a vibrant and charming South Oxfordshire village with a historic heart and active community. Amenities include a post office, public houses, general store, petrol station and a local primary school rated 'Good' by Ofsted which also has a nursery attached for pre-school children. There are also tennis, football, Pilates and rambling clubs, plus organised children's activities including drama and scouts clubs.

The 11th Century church is very much part of the community with social functions such as Vicar's fun days, summer garden parties, tea parties for OAPs, harvest supper, a Christmas carol evening in the nearby old Abbey and various musical events during the year.

The village is also very well placed for the excellent Oxfordshire schools being on the school bus route for Abingdon, St Helen and Katherine and The Manor Prep. There is also a regular service to Oxford and the surrounding towns including Abingdon and Didcot. Didcot Parkway is about 4 miles away and has a mainline connection to London Paddington (45 mins) and Oxford (15mins). Road commuter links such as the A34, M4 and M40 are also within driving distance.

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John D Wood

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