St Margaret's Road, Oxford, OX2

£2,225,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Built in 1886 and designed by Wilkinson and Moore the property is arranged over five floors, organised around a central staircase, and possesses much of the original character with high ceilings, large casement windows and fireplaces. On the ground floor there is a wonderful drawing room with bay window to the front, and to the rear a kitchen/breakfast room that leads to the rear garden. Stairs lead to the first floor with a master bedroom with en suite and another bedroom and family bathroom. The second floor has another two bedrooms, one of which is currently used as a study, and on the top floor is another bedroom with WC. The basement has been converted into a well-equipped one bedroom flat with sitting room/kitchen and bedroom with shower room, and steps leading up to the rear garden. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature and well stocked borders within walls to three sides. There is side access leading to the front of the property where there is driveway with parking for several cars.

St Margaret's Road is a leafy side road within the North Oxford conservation area. Summertown is to the north with a wide range of amenities including a Marks and Spencers food and many shops cafes and restaurants, and Oxford City centre to the south, both within a mile of the property. The picturesque Port Meadow is also in easy reach as well as the Oxford canal. Many are drawn to the location for the wealth of excellent schools in North Oxford, with The Dragon and Lynams, Oxford High School, St Edward's and Wychwood School for girls. It is in the catchment for St Philip and St James Primary School and The Cherwell School. Oxford City Centre three quarters of a mile. A34 one and a half miles. M40 (Jct 8) ten miles or (Jct 9) eight miles. Oxford (Mainline station) one and a half miles (trains to London Paddington fifty five minutes). Oxford Parkway station three miles (trains to London Marylebone fifty five minutes.

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