House For SaleBishops Palace, Moorend Lane, Thame, Oxfordshire
Guide price £1,400,000 Sold
An imposing detached four bedroom Grade II Listed period family home situated in a sought after location within the historical market town of Thame. No onward chain.
- A stunning detached family home
- Four double bedrooms
- Three large reception rooms
- Kitchen / breakfast room
- Utility room
- Large beautifully maintained gardens
- Off road parking
- Town centre location
- Grade II Listed
- A very rare opportunity
Bishops Palace is situated in a highly desirable location in the historic market town of Thame and is within walking distance of the high street and Waitrose food store.
Thame has some lovely period buildings, independent shops, cafes, restaurants, plus sports centres, a doctors and a vets. There is excellent primary and secondary schooling including the renowned Lord Williams School.
Haddenham and Thame Parkway Mainline Station provides a regular service to London Marylebone in about 38 minutes, and also to Birmingham New Street. The M40 Motorway (J7) is within easy access. There are regular bus services to Aylesbury and Oxford.
Bishops Palace is a beautiful detached family home set across two floors of accommodation. Believed to date back to the 17th Century, the property is full of wonderful character and period features.
Upon entering the property, there is a practical entrance lobby providing access to the sizeable drawing room which features a fireplace. The drawing room leads to a snug/library at the rear of the property, which enjoys stunning views over the rear garden.
Also accessed from the lobby is the dining room which has a fireplace and dual aspect windows. A rear lobby provides access to the kitchen/breakfast room which overlooks the rear garden. The cloakroom/utility area has ample room for a washer, dryer and storage units. There is also a boot cupboard.
To the first floor the master bedroom has triple aspect windows overlooking the rear garden. There are second and third double bedrooms both of which have lovely views. A fourth bedroom and two bathrooms complete the first-floor accommodation.
Grounds and gardens
The impressive well-established rear garden wraps around the house. There is a patio area nestled between the two rear gable wings and a potting shed. The remainder of the garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature shrub borders, creating the perfect place to relax and enjoy the garden. Double electric gates from the road lead to an area of off-road parking.