Charming family home on a sought after road in Central North Oxford
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This lovely Victorian property has been extended and improved over the years to provide a wonderful family home in a central location. The front door leads into an entrance hall with doorway leading into a double aspect sitting room with stripped floorboards and high ceilings, featuring a cosy snug at one end and a fireplace. At the back of the house is a comfortable and noticeably bright kitchen-dining room leading onto a south facing patio and garden. The ground floor also comprises a downstairs cloakroom with storage and stairs down to the lower ground floor accessed via the kitchen. Downstairs consists of a separate utility room and a versatile media room / fourth bedroom / home office.
The first floor features two well-proportioned double bedrooms, of which the principal includes built-in wardrobes. Also on this floor is a family bathroom with a generous shower and separate bath.
The top floor contains a third bedroom benefitting from light from both sides of the property and more storage.
At the front of the property is a paved area with space for off street bike and bin storage as well as mature flora providing privacy from the road.
The rear garden is composed of a wonderful patio area providing ample space for al fresco dining. Steps lead up to a private and prominently sunny garden with a summer house positioned at the rear. This could be a tranquil spot for a home office or studio, subject to the necessary consents.
The property borders the sought-after area of Jericho within easy walking distance of Port Meadow and the facilities of Walton Street including boutique shopping, cafés, bars, restaurants and a cinema and Oxford city centre. The City of Dreaming Spires is world-renowned for its university and architectural beauty and offers extensive shopping, commercial and recreational facilities including restaurants, theatres, museums and cinemas. Communication links are excellent with access to central London from Oxford station in less than an hour, frequent buses from Gloucester Green coach station to London Victoria and Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airports and easy access to the M40 motorway (Jct. 9) and to London Heathrow.
The property is well located for state schools including St. Barnabas C of E Aided Primary School and The Cherwell School together with a good selection of independent schools including Carfax College, Cherwell College Oxford, New College, Oxford Sixth Form College, Christ Church Cathedral School and Wychwood.
From Summertown proceed south towards the City centre. Turn right onto Leckford Road and the house can be found on the left hand side, just beyond the turning for Leckford Place.Read all
- 3/4 bedrooms
- Kitchen/dining room
- Drawing room
- Sitting room
- Basement/fourth bedroom
- Utility room
- Downstairs WC
- South facing garden