Church Street, Byfield, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11


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  • Bedrooms: 3
This beautiful local ironstone built, thatched roof three-bedroom period property has much to recommend it. Its 'chocolate box kerb' appeal and characterful interior has been lovingly maintained. With generous ceiling heights for a period property and light filled rooms, it boasts many original features, including exposed timber beams, restored floorboards, braced and latched internal doors, exposed stonework and inglenook fireplace with log burner. There are three reception rooms, including a sitting room, family room with ceiling height red brick fireplace and sunroom with bi-fold oak doors leading to a gravelled terrace. The farmhouse-style kitchen includes fitted wooden units, complimented by wooden worksurfaces with built in oven, induction hob and belfast ceramic sink. Terracotta floor tiles run through to the breakfast room. The utility room is a rear facing extension with large bi-fold oak doors to the back garden with space for washing machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer. There is plumbing available to create a cloakroom, if required, subject to the appropriate consent.


To the front there is paved, off road parking for one vehicle in front of the garage and a pathway leading to the front entrance beneath a thatched porch and gated entrance to the garden. The cottage faces the impressive 14th Century church. Beyond the church, within walking distance through the churchyard are the village facilities. A fabulous private landscaped garden is enclosed by stone walling and fenced boundaries comprising a shaped lawn, mature trees and shrubs, plus an architectural feature wall with circular timber deck. The double length garage with boarded overhead storage has a side door to garden. Former outside toilets that have been converted into small outbuildings.


A delightful village on the borders of South Northamptonshire, North Oxfordshire and South Warwickshire. The village has a variety of local facilities including a village shop/post office, garage, medical centre, primary school, public house, tennis club, cricket club, bowls club, village hall and parish church. Nearby market towns of Daventry and Banbury provide more extensive facilities. The M40 motorway at Banbury (Jct.11) is about 9 miles away and M1 at Upper Heyford (Jct.16) about 12 miles. Main line rail links from Banbury to London/Marylebone provide commuting in just under an hour. Independent schools in the area include prep:- Winchester House, (Brackley), Beachborough, (Westbury), The Carrdus, (Overthorpe) and Bilton Grange (Dunchurch); Public schools are Bloxham and Tudor Hall (Bloxham), Stowe, Rugby and Princethorpe (Nr Leamington), Warwick and King's High (Warwick).

Additional Information

Gas fired heating to radiators.

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