Canterbury Road, Central North Oxford OX2

Canterbury Road, Central North Oxford OX2

3 Baths | Character Property

Asking price £3,100,000
Oxford 0.9 miles
St Giles (Stop C5) 0.7 miles
Magdalen Street (Stop C4) 0.7 miles

A rare opportunity to acquire a property on this much sought after side road in Central North Oxford, offering exceptional light with high ceilings and deep windows with a south facing garden and parking on the front driveway.

A classic example of Frederick Codd's design of properties in the area with stone mullioned windows and a detailed facade, 4 Canterbury Road offers a rare opportunity to acquire a property on this much sought after side road.

Entered through a gothic styled door, the porch opens on to a gracious entance hall with doors leading to the drawing room, sitting room and breakfast room with cloakroom on the half landing. The property is enriched by its high ceilings, deep sash windows and elegant, spacious rooms. There are six bedrooms and 3 shower rooms on the 2 upper floors and on the lower ground floor a utility kitchen, dining room, wet room storage and large family room.

The sitting room and breakfast room look out over the south facing garden which is mainly laid to lawn with flower beds planted to the side and a beautiful wisteria climbing the rear of the property. There is parking at the front of the property and a small garage at the rear of the garden accessed via Winchester Road.

The house is currently arranged to suit the needs of the present owners and would benefit from some reconfiguration of the accommodation to return it to a family home.

SITUATION Canterbury Road is one of the most sought-after side roads in Central North Oxford; it lies near to the hub of Central North Oxford in North Parade with its cafes, restaurants and established pubs and a monthly farmers' market and is one of the most prestigious residential areas of the historic city.

With cycle routes and regular bus services to the city centre and Summertown the location is perfect for Oxford's broad selection of excellent schools including The Dragon, Summerfields, Magdalen College School, Oxford High School, St Edwards and Cherwell School. Oxford mainline railway station and Oxford Parkway are a short distance and offer a service to London in approximately one hour. There are frequent buses to London Victoria, Heathrow and Gatwick airports from the coach station at Gloucester Green.

DIRECTIONS From Carter Jonas Office in Summertown proceed south on the Banbury Road towards the City centre. After approximately 1 mile, turn right into Canterbury Road where the property will be found on the left hand side.


The next steps...

Before making an offer on a property you will want to consider your financial situation, your income and outgoings.

Will you finance the purchase of your next property from the sale of an existing property which can put you in a chain, arrange a mortgage through your bank or buy the property outright.
To help you finance your next property purchase, we have a long established relationship with an independent mortgage broker who can discuss your situation with you.

Remember that having a 'mortgage decision in principle' can make you a more attractive buyer when you make an offer on a property. Contact our mortgage advisers for free, no obligation and impartial advice.
Some advantages of a broker are:

  • They do all the legwork for you, working on your behalf with the lender
  • They compare wholesale mortgage rates from a large number of banks and lenders all at once
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  • You get more loan options because they work with numerous banks and lenders
  • Brokers can finance tricky deals because of their knowledge and various lending partners
  • Are typically easier to get in contact with, less bureaucratic.

However with your bank maybe able to:

  • Build off existing relationship (discounts if you have a checking/saving account)
  • You may already know the banker who will handle your mortgage
  • Perhaps more trustworthy, more accountable than a smaller shop
  • Lower interest rates in some cases
  • Ability to add mortgage to existing banking profile and make automatic payments from linked account.

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