Crendon Road, Shabbington

£1,495,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
SITUATION Shabbington is a well-regarded Buckinghamshire village surrounded by open countryside and farmland. It offers excellent communication links to Oxford (c. 11 miles) and to London. Within the village there is a popular riverside pub with play area, village hall and 11th Century church. Schooling in the area is outstanding and includes an exceptional primary school in the neighbouring village of Ickford and Lord Williams School in the nearby bustling market town of Thame with its ever increasing array of shops, pubs and restaurants. There is furthermore a first-class range of independent and preparatory schools in the area. The city of Oxford is within easy reach and has an extensive range of cultural and shopping facilities. A direct rail service to London Marylebone from Haddenham and Thame Railway Station takes approximately 45 minutes (fastest route 37 minutes) . Road links are excellent, with motorway links within easy reach to London and the Midlands from junctions 7 and 8 of the M40.

DESCRIPTION Village Farmhouse is an impressive and superbly presented family home dating back to the 16th C. with later complimentary additions, ideal for both family living and entertaining. The property embraces modern day living whilst maintaining a wealth of original character features. The property receives a lot of natural light and the accommodation, which is arranged over two floors, is beautifully proportioned throughout.

Currently the ground floor offers flexible family accommodation to include 4 separate reception rooms, three of which have a south westerly aspect overlooking the front garden. There is a generous open-plan kitchen/dining room with adjoining utility room and store as well as a separate shower room/guest cloakroom as laid out on the floorplan.

The triple aspect kitchen benefits from bespoke wooden units and breakfast island painted in Farrow & Ball and are complemented by marble work surfaces, butler sink and a cast iron ESSE cooker providing a double oven, plate warmer and induction hob.

The property has been finished to an exceptional standard and is very much in keeping with a property of this age and style. Features include refurbished front facing sash windows, original farmhouse doors, exposed beams, original feature fireplaces, wood burning stoves and a combination of flagstone flooring with underfloor heating and solid oak flooring.

The first floor currently comprises a light and airy landing off which can be found the impressive master bedroom suite, four further double bedrooms. The first floor accommodation features a beautiful display of exposed timber framing and vaulted ceilings throughout creating very light and airy rooms.

Externally the house is located to the rear of the plot (c. 0.35 acres) and is fronted by mature established south west facing front gardens, which are predominantly laid to lawn, with gravel pathways and mature planting. There is also a private raised side terrace perfect for al fresco dining. The property is accessed over a shared private driveway.

A viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the many features and generous proportions this delightful farmhouse has to offer.

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