On entering the property via the attractive oak front door, you are immediately greeted by the spacious open plan kitchen/ dining / family / garden room which also provides easy access to the upstairs living accommodation. Newly fitted high quality shaker-style kitchen with oak worksurface, Belfast sink and integrated dishwasher. With the focal points being the large “Rangemaster” gas cooker with farmhouse style painted oak mantle and a rustic brickwork fireplace with wood burning stove. The garden room offers access to the garden via two seperate sets of French doors. The dual-aspect sitting room also gains a good deal of light from the two sets of paneled picture windows to the front of the house and large double French doors leading out onto the idyllic rear garden. The remaining downstairs accommodation includes a utility room with separate wc, large under-stairs cupboard, range of floor and wall units, space for washing machine, tumble drier and various other storage solutions.
The upstairs accommodation comprises of a good size galleried landing area, with a large master bedroom with two low level double picture paneled windows, with access to the walk-through dressing room, providing additional storage space, and the highly attractive en-suite shower room with “Waverley” sanitary units and large power shower.
There are three further bedrooms of good proportions, all with beautiful exposed beams and large windows providing plenty of natural light. The family bathroom has been beautifully finished with half tongue and groove paneling and comprises of a double ended free standing rolled top bath with mixer tap/shower head attachment, “Wavereley” sanitary units and large power shower.
Grounds and gardens
The stunning rear garden is split into three distinct areas, with the main area, being mainly laid to lawn with mature herbaceous borders and a large patio directly to the immediate rear of the house, which is ideal for outside entertaining. The other elements of the rear gardens include an established kitchen garden and original outdoor privy. There is also a large paved storage area hidden away to the rear of the wooden-built garage. The beautifully constructed oak garage/storage shed is situated to the rear of the property where additional graveled parking can be found. The whole backing onto open countryside, enjoying a good level of seclusion and a magnificent rural outlook.
The property also enjoys glorious front gardens with ample graveled parking for several vehicles, mostly laid to lawn, enclosed beech hedging and a variety of shrubbery and trees. Of particular note, is the colourful climbing wisteria to the front of the cottage.
Oakley is a popular semi-rural village with a traditional Public House, Church, a Primary School, and Garage. Some lovely countryside walks can be enjoyed from your doorstep including a short walk to Brill Windmill. The village is in catchment for The Aylesbury Grammar Schools and for Wheatley Park Secondary School in the nearby large village of Wheatley where there is a supermarket, a Harvester, garden centre, builders merchants, shops and access to the M40. Further facilities such as doctors surgery and village shop are about a mile away in the hilltop village of Brill, or approx 3.5 miles in Long Crendon. London Marylebone can be reached by rail in under 40 minutes from Haddenham and Thame Parkway Station. There are a larger range of facilities to be found in Thame, including supermarkets, leisure centre, pubs and restaurants.
House For SaleWisteria Cottage, 56, Worminghall Road, Oakley, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Guide price £725,000 Sold
A stunning and very spacious Victorian semi-detached four bedroom family home benefits from idyllic gardens, wooden-built garage/outbuilding and stunning views across open countryside.
- A beautiful and spacious Victorian cottage
- Fabulous fitted kitchen with woodburning stove
- Sitting room with open fireplace
- Utility room with WC
- Master bedroom with walk-through dressing room and shower room en-suite
- Three further good sized bedrooms
- Family bathroom with free standing bath
- Large rear gardens with views over farmland
- Generous front gardens mainly laid to lawn
- Graveled driveway for several vechicles
- Oak-framed garage with adjoining storage shed