Foxcombe Road, Boars Hill, Oxford, OX1

£1,650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
Wonderful family home with vast potential inspired by the Arts and Crafts movement in a hill top setting with delightful gardens and woodland of circa 2.5 acres. Dating back to c. 1901 Wrenwood has an unspoiled, timeless quality and retains original features throughout. Its elegant elevations, complete with sash windows and a first floor terrace are set under a York stone roof with tall red brick chimneys. Six bedroom accommodation with additional seventh bedroom or study arranged over three floors and features an entrance vestibule and grand reception hall with galleried landing, windowed staircase and tessellated tile floors. It has a traditional and charming drawing room with high ceilings, open fireplace and tall sash windows overlooking the beautiful gardens, a spacious dining room, family room and a light air corner study. To the top floor is self-contained accommodation with bedroom, bathroom and small kitchenette.

Wrenwood is set in delightful idyllic gardens and woodland of 2.5 acres. There is a deciduous wood to the rear, which runs down to land owned by Oxford Preservation Trust. The driveway leads to a forecourt parking area and around the side of the property.

Wrenwood offers a perfect opportunity to restore and enhance a fine family home, to take full advantage of its grounds, setting and location.

Boars Hill is a sought after elevated location with an open rural feel only four miles south west of Oxford. There are excellent rail services from Oxford City, Didcot and Oxford Parkway Railway Stations with services to Marylebone and Paddington.

As well as being home of the world renowned Oxford University, there is an excellent choice of private schools in the area including Chandlings, The Manor, St Helen's & St Katharine's, Magdalen College, Radley College, Cothill, Our Lady's Abingdon, Abingdon School, The European School at Culham, Headington School, Oxford High, St Edward's and The Dragon.

Please call us to discuss the property in more detail and to book a viewing.

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