An outstanding six bedroom family home in this prime residential road. Situated in one of the most sought after side roads in central north Oxford, this is a substantial family house finished to a very high standard. It is close to a number of school
Built in 1873 and designed by Galpin and Shirley, who were responsible for a number of other houses in the road it offers well-proportioned rooms with high ceilings throughout and offers superb accommodation over four floors. The ground floor comprises an impressive reception hall with stairs rising to the first floor and steps out to the rear garden. From the hall, double doors open into the kitchen/dining room with high ceilings and views to the rear of the garden. There is a study to the front and drawing room to the side. There are two staircases which serve the house and the main stairs lead to the first floor. The first floor has a split landing with superb master bedroom suite with bathroom and dressing area. The lift opens directly into this room. In additional there are two further bedrooms and a laundry room which could be an en suite to the front bedroom. The top floor has three bedrooms, dressing room, kitchen and shower room. Presently, the lower ground floor provides a self-contained flat, there are two other principle rooms being the sitting room and playroom which are connecting. There is a sauna, shower room, stairs and lift. There is also a door to the outside which leads to the front of the house and from the playroom there are also French doors to the garden. The boiler and store room is accessed externally. Location information The City of Oxford is known throughout the world for its beautiful and historical architecture and the impressive University Parks. The city is also well known for its excellent schools including The Dragon and its Preparatory School, Oxford High School, St Edwards, St Phillip and St James Primary School, Wychwood School for Girls and Cherwell School. Oxford sporting and leisure amenities include the local Virgin Active Health and Racquets Club, a selection of golf clubs, several tennis and rowing clubs and many walks along the banks of the canal, River Thames and Port Meadow. There are excellent communications with access to the M40 connecting to London and Birmingham and the A34 linking to Newbury and the M4. Oxford station is within walking distance and there is a fast rail service to London Paddington taking approximately 55 minutes. The new Oxford Parkway station has services to London Marylebone in 66 minutes.
Six Bedroom, Four Reception Rooms, Four Bathrooms, 6, 620 sq ft, Large Garden, Period Property, Private Parking