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5 bedroom house for sale

Thorpe Street, Aston Upthorpe, Didcot, OX11


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A characterful Grade II listed cottage set in approximately 0.42 acres with the added benefit of a large barn which is currently used for storage and parking

Old Sarum Cottage
A charming Grade II listed cottage believed to date
from the 17th century set within this desirable
Oxfordshire village. Originally two cottages and
converted by the current owners in 1983/4, the
property offers tremendous character, with original
features throughout. The house has five bedrooms
and 4 reception rooms, with total accommodation
in excess of 2,500 sq ft. Outside, the property has a private west facing garden and large barn which is currently used for storage and parking.

Aston Upthorpe, South Oxfordshire
The village and neighbouring Aston Tirrold are
highly regarded and well equipped with pub, post
office, garage, three churches, village hall and
cricket club.

The attractive market town of Wallingford is 4 miles away providing a full range of daily amenities and services including a large Waitrose, hospital, doctors and dentists, individual and high street shops and several good restaurants. More extensive shopping facilities are found at Didcot, Newbury, Oxford and Reading.

Excellent local schools include Downe House, The
Oratory, Moulsford, Cranford House as well as a
wide choice of schools in Oxford and Abingdon
including Abingdon School, The Dragon, Headington, St. Edward’s (Oxford) and Radley (near Abingdon).

Didcot Station is about 4 miles away and there are
regular services to Paddington taking approximately 45 minutes.

Crossrail services from Reading: From December
2019, two Elizabeth line trains an hour (four an hour at peak time) will allow passengers to travel right through central London without having to change trains.

• Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central
• BT Superfast Fibre 2 unlimited with speeds up to
80Mb is available at the property
• Council tax – Band G 2018/2019 £2,984
• South Oxfordshire District Council 01235 422 422
• Sat Nav for OX11 9EG

Fixtures And Fittings
Only those mentioned in these sales particulars
are included in the sale. All others, such as fitted
carpets, curtains, light fittings, garden ornaments
etc., are specifically excluded but may be made
available by separate negotiation.