Church Hanborough, Witney OX29

Church Hanborough, Witney OX29

5 Bedroom | Freehold | 3 Baths

Asking price £1,025,000
Hanborough 0.8 miles
Combe 1.3 miles
Finstock 4.4 miles

An impressive detached delightful stone cottage which has been extensively renovated to create a wonderful home of considerable character.

Pear Tree Cottage is located in the well regarded and highly sought-after village of Church Hanborough which is located approximately 8.5 miles from Oxford and 6 miles to the north east of Witney. The village is well known for its fine period houses and there is a beautiful church – the Church of St Peter and St Paul and an excellent village pub, The Hand and Sheers. Long Hanborough is only a mile away and caters for many day-to-day needs. The railway stations of Hanborough and Oxford Parkway are both nearby and easily accessible providing regular services to London Marylebone and London Paddington. Oxford and the surrounding area provide excellent educational facilities.


Witney Market Square c.6 miles
Long Hanborough train station c.1.7 miles
Oxford City Centre c.9.7 miles
Burford c.14.9 miles

Pear Tree Cottage is a very attractive, generously proportioned family home which has been the subject of an extensive restoration and now provides a perfect balance between a traditional stone cottage interior combined with contemporary and modern elements which together create a perfect family home. The cottage was featured in the June 2017 edition of Country Homes and Interiors. The ground floor enjoys four reception rooms in addition to an impressively fitted kitchen/breakfast room, a boot room, and W/C. A cellar has been converted to provide a useful utility room. The first floor provides three generously proportioned bedrooms together with an ensuite to the principal bedroom and a shower room to serve the other two bedrooms, whilst the top floor provides two further bedrooms and a shower room.

The house retains much character including an original stone floor within the kitchen/breakfast room, sash windows to a number of rooms and exposed painted timbers.

The property also benefits from Gigaclear Ultrafast broadband.

The property enjoys a delightful position within the village with a shared driveway which runs around to the rear of the property. The rear garden is predominantly lawned and enjoys pleasant views over the surrounding meadow land and further afield to Pinsley Woods.

There is current planning permission to build a double car port at the rear of the property, where there is currently a private car bay for 2 cars.

NB: Photographs were taken in 2017 for an interior design magazine.

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