Fordwells, Nr Swinbrook


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  • Bedrooms: 2
ACCOMMODATION This pretty period cottage is exceptionally located and would make an excellent bolt hole or short term rental investment. It comprises sitting/dining room with feature fireplace and log burner, re fitted kitchen, landing, two bedrooms and a re fitted shower room. Externally it has a pretty garden to the front and to the rear it boasts an outbuilding with light and power, wood shed and fantastic garden which rises up the hill giving superb views over the valley from the top. It also boasts off road parking and potential for a double garage subject to the necessary consents being obtained.

SITUATION Fordwells is a semi-rural hamlet set in an area of outstanding natural beauty. It is close to the villages of Asthall and Swinbrook and only a short distance from Burford.

Swinbrook is a picturesque Oxfordshire village situated 2 miles from Burford. The village itself has an excellent local pub, The Swan Inn, the 12th century church of St. Mary's and an attractive cricket ground, as well as a network of footpaths. Nearby Burford offers an excellent range of day-to-day shopping facilities including a butcher, cheese monger, post office, baker and co-op store, pharmacy and doctors surgery. In addition, there are good local schools, a fine parish church and numerous public houses, hotels and restaurants.

The A40 lies to the South of Burford providing good communications to Oxford and the M40 to the East and Cheltenham and the M5 to the west. Charlbury station is a short drive away, 8 miles to the north east of Swinbrook and provides a frequent service to London/Paddington in approximately 65 minutes

DIRECTIONS (OX29 9PW) From Burford leave the town via Witney Street, follow valley through Widford to the cross roads, turn left at the cricket pitch through village of Swinbrook and take the right hand road signposted Fordwells at far end of Swinbrook. As you enter Fordwells turn left and the property is on your left marked by a Penny & Sinclair For Sale Board.

SERVICES Mains Electric. Electric heating and log burner. Drainage via septic tank which is shared with the adjacent property as is maintenance of it.

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

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

LOCAL AUTHORITY West Oxfordshire District Council

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS Strictly by appointment with Penny & Sinclair - 01993 220555

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