Situation The Old Forge was formally the local shop in the desirable village of Adderbury.
Adderbury has excellent local facilities, including a number of public houses, village store, a playing field, library, hairdressers, part-time Post Office and veterinary surgeon. It is an active village and offers many clubs ranging from babies and toddlers groups, to brownies, scouts, photography, gardening, WI, bowls, cricket, tennis and squash. More comprehensive amenities can be found at nearby Banbury and Oxford.
Local schools include Christopher Rawlins C of E Primary in the village and Warriner comprehensive (Bloxham). Independent schools include St. Johns Priory (Banbury), Winchester House (Brackley) and Carrdus (Overthorpe). Senior schools include Bloxham, Tudor Hall and a bus service from the village to the Oxford schools.
Description The Old Forge dates back to 1880. It has been sympathetically converted over time, retaining many original period features, and now provides a fabulous family home, with well-proportioned accommodation, within walking distance of village facilities.
The entrance hall, leads to the kitchen/breakfast room with range oven, a good range of units, central island, integrated appliances and larder. A door leads to the sitting room (being the original shop), with large windows, and a woodburner. The dining area is off, creating a large open plan living space, perfect for modern day living.
Completing the ground floor is an excellent family room, currently used as a playroom/cinema room, a door from here leads to the garage.
On the first floor the master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom, and adjacent dressing room, with built in wardrobes. A door from the dressing room gives access to stairs to the garden. There are three further bedrooms, along with a family bathroom and separate shower room. A fifth bedroom is on the second floor.
Gardens and grounds The garden is elevated to the rear of the property, and is fully enclosed and private with mature planting. A Summer House with adjoining shed, provide plenty of storage. Adjacent to the garage is a good sized log store.
House For SaleThe Old Forge, 2, Round Close, Adderbury, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX17
Guide price £665,000 Sale Agreed
A substantial 5 bedroom family home with abundant original features in desirable village. Over 2600 sqft!
- A fabulous family home with well proportioned accommodation within walking distance of village facilities. Over 2600 sqft of internal space.
- Kitchen/breakfast room with central island, range oven and integrated appliances
- Sitting room with wood burner, Dining room
- Family room
- Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and dressing room
- Three further bedrooms, Family bathroom, Shower room
- Second floor bedroom
- Garage and log store
- Summerhouse, mature gardens