Lovely Village house

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Southfield Farm is an attractive well-proportioned village house built of local Hornton stone under a part stone and part slate roof with beautiful sash windows although now in need of updating. The house is in the heart of the village and has lovely large gardens, a paddock, a large stone barn and further outbuildings. The principal rooms are accessed from generous central hall and landing, the layout can be seen from the floor plans. Planning consent has been granted for a kitchen extension and sensible re-modelling of the layout, greatly enhancing the property together with the conversion of the barn to a games room/cinema, a guest annexe and garaging.

Proposed plans are available, the application number at Cherwell District Council is 19/01092/F https://planningregister.cherwell.gov.uk/Planning/Display/19/01092/F

This property has 5.1 acres of land.

Outside

Southfield Farm is accessed via a five bar gate opening to a large gravelled parking area with access to the detached stone barn, outbuildings and stables.

The gardens are a particular feature to Southfield Farm and are mostly laid to lawn with a number of well-stocked floral borders and mature trees. Within the gardens is a separate stone utility shed. On the western boundary is an enclosed vegetable garden. The main garden is to the rear of the property and is extensive. Leading from the garden is an Olympic sized manège. On the eastern boundary is a large woodland area. The grounds then extend to the paddock beyond.

Outbuildings: There is a large stone barn which planning permission to converted into a games room and guest annexe.

There is a public footpath, which runs across the paddock, beyond the end of the garden.

Situation

Wigginton is a peaceful, pretty village situated in attractive undulating north Oxfordshire countryside close to the Cotswolds. The village is extremely popular and desirable.

Located between the market towns of Chipping Norton and Banbury, the village has a Parish church, Methodist chapel and playground, with more amenities found at Hook Norton (2 miles), Bloxham (4 miles) and Deddington (6 miles). More specialised requirements can be found in Banbury and Oxford.

There are a number of excellent pubs in the area including the Falkland Arms in Great Tew, The Bull in Charlbury, The Killingworth Castle in Glympton as well as The Plough and The Wild Rabbit in Kingham. Notably, Great Tew is the home of Soho Farmhuose which is 5 miles away. Also, Daylesford Organic Farm Shop is just twenty minutes away by car.

Banbury station is approximately 8 miles away with direct services to London Marylebone (From 56 minutes). Alternatively there is also a regular service from Charlbury to Paddington (from 80 minutes).

Sporting possibilities in the area include hunting with the Heythrop and Warwickshire Hunts; polo at Kirtlington; horse racing at Stratford, Cheltenham and Warwick. There are plenty of golf courses in the area including Tadmarton Heath, Chipping Norton, Burford and Heythrop Park. There are theatres at Chipping Norton, Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon. There are also numerous bridleways and footpaths leading from the village.

There is a good selection of local state and independant schools, most notably primary schooling at Great Tew, Prep at Carrdus (Overthorpe), St Johns Priory (Banbury) and Winchester House (Brackley) and secondary at Sibford School, Tudor Hall and Bloxham School.

Directions

(OX15 4LA) From Banbury, take the A361 through Bloxham and South Newington. After approximately 5.5 miles, turn right onto Wigginton Road. As the lane rises into the village carry on past the church on your right hand side, as the road curves to the left Southfield Farm will be on your right hand side just past the right hand turning onto Dash Hill.

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Other features

  • Entrance Hall with cloakroom
  • Three reception rooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Utility room
  • 6/7 Bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
  • Large period barn and out-buildings
  • Planning consent to improve/enlarge
  • Gardens and paddock in all about 5 acres

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Ref: OXF200081

Wigginton Nr Chipping Norton Oxfordshire OX15

Guide Price
£2,000,000

Ref: OXF200081

Wigginton Nr Chipping Norton Oxfordshire OX15

Guide Price
£2,000,000