Southmoor Road, Oxford, OX2

Guide price £1,395,000 Freehold (SOLD)

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A charming four bedroom Victorian property with gardens running down to the Oxford canal.

DESCRIPTION Built in 1886 to a design by Wilkinson & Moore, this charming bay fronted Victorian terraced house boast many period features typical of its era including sash windows, fireplaces and high ceilings with cornicing. The house enjoys a delightful mature west facing garden, which runs down to the Oxford canal. There is a small front garden and residential permit parking for two cars and visitors permits in addition.

Arranged over four floors, the flexible accommodation provides elegant and well-proportioned rooms with views from the top of the house over the Oxford canal and Port Meadow beyond. At ground floor level are the entrance hall and the elegant double reception room, a particularly attractive room with open fireplace, a large bay window to the front and overlooking the garden to the rear, are French doors opening to a Juliet balcony. Occupying the lower ground floor with access to the garden, are the kitchen, utility room and the dining/family room also enjoying a bay window and open fireplace. From the dining/family room a door gives access to the front of the house from where steps lead up to street level. Occupying the first and second floors are four double bedrooms and a bathroom with roll top bath. A further shower room is located on the ground floor.

SITUATION The property is situated in a very desirable road in Central North Oxford due to its privileged location close to the centre of town and is within walking distance of Port Meadow, the shopping facilities of Walton Street, including restaurants, bars and a cinema, and many of the leading private and state schools in North Oxford. It also within walking distance of the popular shops at Summertown. The more comprehensive facilities of Oxford City centre and the University are within 1 mile. There are regular rail services to London Paddington, approximately one hour from Oxford mainline station, and there are frequent buses to London Victoria, Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports from the coach station at Gloucester Green.

DIRECTIONS From the offices of Penny & Sinclair proceed south down the Banbury Road turning right into Moreton Road. At the end of the road turn left onto Woodstock Road. Take the third turning on the right into St Margaret's Road, continue to the end of the road and take a left hand turn on to Kingston Road. Continue along Kingston Road taking the second turning right into Southmoor Place. At the junction with Southmoor Road turn left and the property will be found a short distance along on the right hand side.

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by appointment with Penny & Sinclair. Prior to making an appointment to view, Penny & Sinclair strongly recommend that you discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in the property with a member of Penny & Sinclair's staff who has seen the property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

TENURE & POSSESSION The property is freehold and offers vacant possession upon completion.

FIXTURES & FITTINGS Certain items may be available by separate negotiation with Penny & Sinclair.

SERVICES All mains services are connected.

COUNCIL TAX Council Tax Band 'G' amounting to £2,892.46 for year 2016/17.
Tel: 01865 252870.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Oxford City Council
City Chambers
Queen Street
Oxford OX1 1EN
Telephone (01865) 2498

IMPORTANT NOTICE Penny & Sinclair, their clients and any joint agent gives notice to anyone reading these particulars that:
i) the particulars do not constitute part of an offer or contract; ii) all descriptions, dimensions, references to the condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statement or representations of fact; iii) the text, photographs and plans are guidelines only and are not necessarily comprehensive. Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property does not mean that all necessary planning, building regulations or other consents have been obtained and Penny & Sinclair have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. A buyer or lessee must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise; iv) the descriptions provided therein represent the opinion of the author and whilst given in good faith should not be construed as statements of fact; v) nothing in the particulars shall be deemed a statement that the property is in good condition or otherwise, nor that any services or facilities are in good working order; vi) no person in the employment of Penny & Sinclair has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property; vii) all measurements are approximate.

Please contact us on 01865 318013 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

Energy Performance Certificate
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  • Four double bedrooms
  • West facing garden running down to the Oxford canal
  • Open fireplaces & sash windows
  • A wealth of period charm
  • Beautifully presented
  • Potential to extend subject to planning consent
Office Address: 1-4 The Plain, St Clements, Oxford, OX4 1AS Telephone : 01865 297525
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