Oxfordshire

Old Manor House, Letcombe Bassett

Guide price - £2,500,000
Under Offer

Area (approx)
7,330 Sq Ft / 681 Sq M

Letcombe Bassett, Wantage
Oxfordshire, OX12 9LP

Beautifully present manor house with extensive accommodation and outbuildings in a wonderful village setting.

Layout

4 Bedrooms
3 Bath/Shower rooms
2 Reception rooms
Wine Cellar
0.53 acres
1 Annexe (further 3 bedrooms, bathrooms and sitting room)
1 Office
1 Party Barn (with kitchen and shower room)

Services

Mains water and electricity
Private drainage

The AreaLetcombe Bassett

The village of Letcombe Bassett is a small and quiet village, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, close to its neighbour Letcombe Regis with its strong community and number of facilities including many clubs. For those who enjoy outdoor pursuits such as walking or riding, they would be challenged to find a more wonderful location with easy access to The Ridgeway and other footpaths on the downs. Only two miles away is the market town of Wantage, with its attractive market square and good selection of great pubs and inns. This area has always had strong equestrian links with Lambourn, only 6 miles to the south. For more comprehensive shopping and recreational needs, Oxford, Abingdon, Newbury and Hungerford are all within striking distance as are several popular schools which include Pinewood, St. Hugh’s, Cothill, Marlborough, Radley College, Bradfield and Downe House. Communications to London are excellent by road via the M4 or by rail via Didcot Parkway (Paddington from 37 minutes). London Heathrow is a 1 hour drive.

Old Manor House, Letcombe BassettAbout this home

This unlisted, attractive and private period manor house is presented to a very high standard and is a charming and comfortable family home with extensive accommodation. The main house has a wonderful kitchen, which is very much the heart of the house and well-proportioned reception rooms; set around a courtyard there is also a separate three bedroom, three bathroom annexe which provides ample additional accommodation, an amazing party barn, which has just been re-thatched, as well as a separate office. Beyond which lies the walled garden. The property is situated in the pretty village of Letcombe Bassett on the edge of the beautiful Downs, in the quiet Oxfordshire countryside, in a valley that is the source of the Letcombe Brook.

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AREA (APPROX)

7,330 Sq Ft / 681 Sq M

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Nick Loweth

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