Vernon Avenue, Harcourt Hill OX2

Vernon Avenue, Harcourt Hill OX2

5 Bedroom | Freehold | 4 Baths

Asking price £1,495,000
Oxford 1.1 miles
Radley 4.2 miles
Seacourt Park and Ride 0.9 miles

A wonderful family home offering light and spacious living and entertaining space with beautiful gardens giving far reaching views of Oxford in the distance. Located on a private road on the western edge of Oxford.

A wonderful family home with beautiful gardens offering views of Oxford. Maesbrook House is a spacious detached family home offering flexible accommodation over two floors, it is tucked away on a private road with fabulous views over Oxford. The hall opens on to a superb open plan well-fitted kitchen, dining room and on to a utility/boot room. The ground floor also provides a living room with bifolding doors leading out onto the terrace, further sitting room/playroom and office/gym and cloakroom with shower. The staircase leads up to the first floor landing and 5 bedrooms, 2 of the larger bedrooms have ensuite bathroom/shower room and in addition there is a stylish, contemporary family bathroom. The 4 bedrooms at the rear of the house share fantastic views over Oxford in the distance.

The house is approached over a gravel driveway into a large, gravelled parking area with space to park several cars. The front has been beautifully landscaped with box hedging separating the drive from the front of the house with a path leading down stone steps to the front door. There is a garage to one side and access to the rear garden on the other. A large terrace at the rear of the house has steps leading down to the garden which is screened from neighbouring properties with its wealth of mature trees and shrubs offering fabulous views.

Maesbrook House has easy access to both Oxford City Centre and A34. The property is well placed for many of Oxford's excellent choice of schools including The Dragon, Oxford High School, Madgdalen and St Edwards, and to the south The Manor, Chandlings, Abingdon School, and St Helen and St Katherine.

There is good access to the A34, leading to both the M4 and M40 motorways linking to London, Heathrow, the Midlands and the West. Communications by rail are also excellent with fast trains from Oxford and Oxford Parkway to London Paddington and Marylebone, taking about 50 minutes and an hour, respectively. The UI bus on Harcourt Hill provides easy access to the station, central Oxford and Headington. Buses serving a number of Abingdon schools depart from Botley.

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Parking available
Additional attributes
Total Sq Ft
3,468 (322.2 Sq M) approx.
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