Oxfordshire

Field House, Shilton

Guide price - £4,950,000

Area (approx)
8,333 Sq Ft / 774.2 Sq M

Shilton, Burford
Oxfordshire, OX18 4AA

An immaculate Grade II listed country house, positioned on the edge of a sought-after Cotswold village with a three bedroom barn, swimming pool, pool house, tennis court and staff cottage.

Layout

Bedrooms 5
Reception rooms 5
Bath/Shower rooms 3
Size of Plot (7.24 acres)
Gym
One bedroom staff flat
Two-bedroom barn
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Outbuildings

 

Services

Mains water, electricity and drainage
Oil fired central heating

The AreaShilton

The village of Shilton is within a conservation area and is centred around a pretty village green with a ford to cross the Shill Brook. Within the village is the popular 17th Century Rose and Crown pub as well as a village hall and church. The larger town of Burford is three miles away and provides local and boutique shopping, restaurants and schooling. The popular towns of Cirencester, Witney and Lechlade are within easy reach as well as Oxford and Cheltenham which provide extensive shopping, cultural and recreational opportunities. Sporting facilities within easy reach include racing at Cheltenham and Newbury, golf at Burford and Frilford Heath, hunting with the Heythrop, and adjoining VWH. The surrounding countryside provides excellent country walks and riding along with shooting and fishing in the vicinity. Good regional theatres are available in Oxford, Cheltenham and the world famous RSC at Stratford-upon-Avon. Oxfordshire is a county that is also blessed with a range of good schools with The Dragon, Cothill and St.Hughs, Summerfields, Oxford High and Magdalen College School and St Edwards at Oxford. Abingdon School, St Helen’s & St Katherine’s, Radley, the Cheltenham Colleges, Kitebrook at Moreton-in Marsh and Tudor Hall in Banbury all nearby.

Field House, ShiltonAbout this home

Positioned on the edge of the popular village of Shilton, Field House is a fine example of a Cotswold family home which benefits from village life as well as rural views. Having been restored over the years and renovated futher by our clients, the house offers excellent entertaining and family living space. Dating back from the 18th Century, there are an abundance of period features throughout the house, including large sash windows with working shutters, flagstone flooring and open fireplaces. Outside the barn provides terrific secondary accommodation with a billiards room, gun room and temperature-controlled wine cellar. The is a further one-bedroom studio ideal for staff accommodation, as well as a swimming pool, pool house, gym and tennis court. The gardens are exceptional, with well stocked herbaceous borders, rose gardens, mature and specimen trees. The grounds extend to circa 7.24 acres and has the Shill Brook running through the middle of the land.

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Floorplan

AREA (APPROX)

8,333 Sq Ft / 774.2 Sq M

Map

Further information

Learn more about the home & area with local expert

Freddy Dalrymple Hamilton

Freddy is a highly experienced agent having started his career in London, before spending nearly a decade with both Savills and Knight Frank’s National Country House Departments selling prime property across the UK. Having moved back to his home county of Gloucestershire, Freddy focuses on the Cotswold and South West property market. With a wealth of experience, Freddy goes the extra mile to give his clients and buyers a first class experience.