High Street, Charlton-On-Otmoor, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, OX5


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A very charming Grade II Listed conversion of a former public house situated within the heart of a popular village within easy reach of Oxford and Bicester. Planning permission has been granted to replace the existing conservatory with a single storey extension. Planning ref: 20/03001/F. There is also a charging point installed for an electric car.

The 17th Century Old George and Dragon is a stone built cottage possessing a wealth of character with exposed beams, a beautiful fireplace with log burner in the main reception room, and a spacious kitchen/dining room to the rear. There is a utility room off the entrance hall and a conservatory to the rear off the kitchen which has planning permission to be replaced with a sun room. On the first floor the principal bedroom has a dressing room, there is also a family bathroom and one more bedroom. Within the eaves is an en suite bedroom.

Outside there is space to park at the front of the house and side access leading to a sunny rear garden bounded by a stone wall and mainly laid to lawn. A patio is raised from the lawn and can be accessed directly from the conservatory. At the bottom of the garden is an excellent home office built from stone under a tiled roof.

Approximately eight miles to the north east of Oxford, Charlton-on-Otmoor is one of seven historic villages surrounded by lovely countryside on the edge of Otmoor Nature Reserve with an extensive network of footpaths and bridleways. As well as being a site of specific scientific interest there is also a RSPB reserve and the meadows and reed beds are a haven for ornithologists and botanist alike. Within the village is a well-regarded school, public house, football and cricket clubs, active church, village hall, playpark and play group. There are good facilities at nearby Bicester and Kidlington and easy access to a number of main arterial roads and rail stations at Islip and Bicester giving access to Oxford, London Marylebone and London Paddington. The neighbouring village of Islip offers several pubs and a mainline station to Bicester and then onto Marylebone also. There is a bus service to and from Charlton-on-Otmoor to Oxford city with access to a wide range of schools including The Dragon, Summerfields, Magdalen College, St Edwards, Wychwood, Oxford High and Cherwell. The city centre and a vast array of facilities include theatres, museums, cinemas, shops and restaurants.

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