Besselsleigh, Abingdon, OX13


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  • Bedrooms: 3
Yew Tree Cottage is a charming grade II listed period home partly thatched with a tile roof extension. The property has a wealth of period features including stone fire place and exposed timber beams. The accommodation comprises a welcoming entrance hall, stylish kitchen breakfast room, elegant dining room and cosy, yet sizeable sitting room with exposed timbers and wood burning stove. In addition there is a cloakroom and study with access to the pretty garden. On the first floor there are three good size bedrooms, the principal bedroom benefiting from an ensuite and there is a family bathroom.


The property is accessed via a gravel driveway which offers parking for several vehicles and benefits from a detached garage. The property is surrounded with a mature garden which is mainly laid to lawn and enclosed by a stone wall and hedges. The pretty gardens have an array of shrubs, plants and a pergola, covering a terrace which is ideal for outdoor entertaining.


Besselsleigh with its Parish Church of St Lawrence and the local 'Greyhound' pub offers that truly 'country feel' while being situated just five miles from Oxford and five miles from Abingdon. As you meander through the lanes of period stone houses and cottages you could come across one of the footpaths that lead to the nearby village of Cumnor or into Besselsleigh Wood known for the delightful bluebells that appear in Spring. Besselsleigh is ideally situated to offer an excellent choice of schools in both Oxford and Abingdon and well reputed Primary Schools in Cumnor and Appleton. Communications by road are excellent with the nearby A420 providing access to A34, leading to both the M4 and M40 motorway. Trains from Didcot Parkway provide access to London/Paddington and from Oxford Parkway to London/Marylebone.

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