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  • Bedrooms: 2
A most charming and PARTICULARLY WELL-APPOINTED 2 DOUBLE BEDROOM PART FURNISHED cottage positioned within a SECLUDED COURTYARD close at the end of a quiet NO THROUGH LANE in the picturesque rural village of Alvescot.

AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY and for a LONG LET IF DESIRED, the NEWLY UPDATED property is available on either a PART OR UNFURNISHED basis and benefits from a NEWLY INSTALLED FITTED KITCHEN including a comprehensive range of APPLIANCES as well as BRAND NEW electric heating and many lovely CHARACTER FEATURES such as exposed stonework, vaulted ceilings and timber beams.

Ideally suited whether as a permanent residence or perhaps just a rural retreat, the DECEPTIVELY SPACIOUS accommodation comprises:

ENTRANCE HALL: With flagstone flooring, exposed stone walls, recessed spot lights to ceiling, multi panel door to:-


KITCHEN AREA: With a newly installed range of shaker style fitted kitchen units, freestanding electric cooker with extractor unit above, washing machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer, UPVC double glazed window to front, slate tile flooring.

OPEN PLAN LIVING AREA: With UPVC double glazed window to front, brand new electric panel heaters, stairs to first floor, two wall lights, recessed spotlights, TV point and slate tile flooring.

STAIRS AND LANDING: With stairs to first floor, Velux window to rear, vaulted ceiling with beams, airing cupboard storage.

BEDROOM ONE: With UPVC double glazed window to front, carpet as fitted, vaulted ceiling with timber beams, modern electric panel heater.

BEDROOM TWO: With UPVC double glazed window to front, carpet as fitted, vaulted ceiling with timber beams, modern electric panel heater.

BATHROOM: With a matching white suite comprising panelled bath with fitted electric shower over, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin, wall mounted electric fan heater, tiled splash backs, UPVC double glazed window to rear, spotlights to ceiling, shaver point.

GARDEN: The fully enclosed garden is located at the end of the courtyard close and is laid to shingle for ease of maintenance and includes a seating area.

PARKING: There is allocated parking for 2 cars within the courtyard close.


This flexible and well-appointed cottage is situated on the southern edge of the small Cotswold village of Alvescot, some 6 miles from the market town of Burford, known as the ‘Gateway to the Cotswolds'.

The picturesque rural village has a strong and thriving community with amenities including the attractive church of St Peter, a well-respected Church of England Infant School and a public house – The Plough, which provides great pub food and a selection of good local ales.

Further day to day facilities are available in the local towns of Burford and Bampton with more extensive amenities - including Waitrose and other supermarkets, found a short drive away in Faringdon and Witney.

There is a superb selection of renowned pubs and eateries within the surrounding towns and villages and multi-screen cinemas available in Witney, Oxford and Swindon. The village is designated as a Conservation Area whilst the neighbouring countryside provides an excellent network of footpaths, bridleways and byways.

Sporting and leisure facilities in the area are second to none whether the golf courses at Burford and Witney, racing at Newbury, Warwick, Stratford upon Avon and Cheltenham or sailing at Hardwick on the Farmoor Reservoir and Cotswold Water Park.

The area also offers an excellent selection of both private and state schools along with schools and colleges in Witney, Oxford, Banbury and Cheltenham.

Alvescot is also well located for access to the major commercial centres of Swindon, Cheltenham, Birmingham, Banbury and the wonderful historic University City of Oxford. Communications are excellent both by road and rail with fast trains to London Paddington taking about 60 minutes from Charlbury or 45 minutes from Didcot. The road network is very good with access for the M40 at Oxford and Banbury to London and Birmingham respectively or via Cheltenham to the M5 to the south west and the M4 at Swindon to the south. Heathrow Airport is c. 64 miles away.


For further information and to arrange to view please call Nancy or Lorraine at Moore Allen & Innocent, Lechlade office. Viewings are welcomed by appointment 6 days a week although please be aware that viewings may require at least 24 hours' notice to arrange access.


These particulars have been prepared as a general guide only. A detailed survey has not been carried out, nor the services, appliances, fittings, etc, been tested. If room sizes are included, they are for guidance and illustration purposes only. They may not be to scale and should not be relied upon for furnishing or other purposes. If there are any important matters likely to affect your decision to proceed, please contact us before viewing the property.


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