An attractive stone-built family home
Dating from the early 19th century, 8 Canal Road is an attractive stone-built family home offering light-filled accommodation arranged over two floors. It has been sensitively modernised to combine the amenities of modern living with character features including wooden flooring and an exposed stone fireplace.
The ground floor accommodation enjoys an open plan layout, ideal for family and for entertaining. It briefly comprises a front aspect sitting room with window seat, feature fireplace with woodburning stove opening into a rear aspect raised dining area with French doors to a covered terrace. The dining room opens into a well-proportioned rear aspect kitchen with a range of wall and floor units, integrated appliances and access to the rear terrace and walled garden.
Feature original wooden stairs from an inner hallway and study area with quarry tiled floor give access to the first floor which provides a generous front aspect master bedroom, two further well-proportioned bedrooms, a spacious family bathroom with separate walk-in shower and a separate W.C.
NB the property is connected to high speed fibre optic broadband offering 150 mb/s download speeds
The property enjoys parking to the front aspect with views over the Oxford Canal. The low-maintenance walled garden to the rear features paved and decked areas interspersed with mature flowerbeds with a large paved terrace, mature olive trees and a separate covered terrace area, creating an ideal space for entertaining and al fresco dining.
Thrupp sits within peaceful and unspoilt open countryside, featuring a large community woodland and meadows bordering the River Cherwell. Neighbouring hamlets of Shipton-on Cherwell, Hampton Gay, Hampton Poyle and Old Kidlington offer attractive circular walks from which to take in the broad range of plants and wildlife in this highly attractive rural setting. Neighbouring Kidlington offers a wide range of amenities including independent and High Street shops, banks and building societies, a public library, a weekly market, seven public houses, two cafés, and four restaurants, while the nearby historic city of Oxford provides an even more comprehensive selection of shopping, leisure and educational facilities. Also nearby is the pretty town of Woodstock with historic Blenheim Palace, its extensive grounds and local amenities.
The property is well located for state schools including North Kidlington Primary School and The Marlborough C of E School together with a good selection of independent schools including dOverbroecks, St. Edwards, Summerfields, St. Clares and Oxford High School.
From Strutt & Parker, drive along the Banbury Road for approximately 5 miles, heading through Kidlington. Upon leaving Kidlington, you will reach a turning for Thrupp on your right hand side. Proceed along Canal Road for approximately 0.2 miles and 8 Canal Road can be found on your left hand side opposite the water.Read all
- Sitting/dining room
- Inner Hall/Study area
- 3 bedrooms
- Family bathroom
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