This exceptional Grade II-listed five-bedroom townhouse occupies an enviable position on the High Street in the popular market town of Woodstock. Arranged across three levels with accommodation over 4000 Sq Ft and built in circa 1640 as part of an inn, Cromwell’s House is a well-established family home and a fine example of period architecture.
Its front elevation is immediately captivating with its distinctive Bow windows and characterful stone façade. Entry is via a porch which opens onto a handsome reception room and seamlessly connects to the formal dining area. Both spaces have noticeably tall ceiling heights and welcome a wonderful quality of natural light. At the rear of the plan, there is a large sunroom with a glass mono-pitch roof and exposed stone wall which continues through to the garden, offering an excellent indoor-outdoor experience. The kitchen/breakfast room is well-appointed with a gas and electric AGA, plenty of worksurface and storage. There is a large utility room off the kitchen with direct access to the rear garden. Additionally, the ground floor provides a cloakroom, access to a cellar and a lift to the first floor.
A grand central staircase with oak balustrades creates a striking focal point, leading to a large first floor landing, providing access to three bedrooms including a double, and a dual aspect principal suite with a vaulted ceiling, original beams, fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower. The second bedroom has an en suite bathroom and walk-in wardrobe. It’s a wonderfully tranquil space that received plenty of natural light via the attractive Bow window.
On the second floor there is a bathroom and two to three double bedrooms, one has a walk-in wardrobe, the second is separated into two distinct sections which would suit a variety of uses.
The large rear garden has a pond and mature boarders centered around an old Mulberry tree. There is off road gated parking, a double garage, workshop/potential office, and external WC.
UTILITIES: Connected to mains services COUNCIL TAX BAND: TENURE: Freehold
This thriving market town is located north west of Oxford and on the edge of Blenheim Palace Estate. Residents benefit from a 'walking pass' for the grounds. The town itself has an active community and a charming centre with a Post Office, churches of several denominations and a wide range of shops, hotels, restaurants and pubs. It has excellent schools/childcare facilities and good access to the well known Oxford schools including St. Edwards, Summer Fields, The Dragon, Oxford High, Headington Girls and Radley. Woodstock is conveniently located for the M40, the Cotswolds and Stratford-upon-Avon and Soho Farmhouse is approximately 10 minutes' drive away. There are a variety of commuter options for Oxford, London & the Midlands including regular buses to Oxford Parkway station providing fast (approx. 55 mins) trains to London Marylebone.