LOVELY VICTORIAN FAMILY HOME IN CENTRAL SUMMERTOWN.
This beautiful Victorian home is situated in a side street just moments from the varied amenities in Summertown. With accommodation arranged over four floors this is the ideal Oxford family home. On the ground floor there is a sitting room with a wide bay window and additional west facing side window together with an original cast iron fireplace, picture rails and cornicing. The drawing room to the rear is currently used as a study with fitted bookshelves and is dual aspect with south and west facing windows. Towards the end of the hall is a level access walk in shower room and wc. To the rear of the house is the extended kitchen/dining room which measures over 28ft in length and is the heart of the home with a fitted kitchen with cream cabinets, Mexican tiles and ash worktops, the dining area widens and looks onto the garden, it features custom made shelving and has French doors to the rear. There is also a useful utility room and door to the side passage. On the lower floor the basement flat has a sitting room, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom with access from outside as well as an interior staircase. It offers the potential for additional income or would be attractive for visiting relatives or older children. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a bathroom. On the second floor the attic has been converted to provide another double bedroom or studio with a large glazed corner window providing masses of natural light to the south/west with views over the surrounding area.
To the front of the house is a small walled garden with shrubs, steps down to the basement flat and a paved side entrance leading to the rear garden. The rear garden is a lovely feature of the property being South facing and with a patio immediately behind the kitchen, leading onto a lawn with flower borders incorporating shrubs, bulbs and perennials together with a small apple and pear tree. Towards the end of the garden there are raised vegetable beds and a large wooden garden studio measuring 18ft x 18ft which provides a large amount of storage and excellent potential as a home office.
Summertown is a popular residential suburb just north of the historic city centre. The Summertown shopping parade provides a wide range of everyday shops, with a bank, doctors' and dentists' surgeries, public library, swimming pool and leisure centre. The area is well known for its wide variety of excellent local schooling, and there is good access into the city centre along the Woodstock and Banbury Roads. Oxford railway station provides a mainline rail link to London Paddington in approximately one hour and Oxford Parkway provides a rail link to London Marylebone in approximately fifty minutes. From the coach station at Gloucester Green, there are frequent services to London Victoria, Heathrow and Gatwick airports. The property is within The Cherwell School catchment area and is close to some of the highly regarded North Oxford private schools, including St Edwards, The Dragon and Oxford High School.
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