Briar post drayton banbury.
Open day Saturday 15th of July 10AM by appointment only.
Not just A home but A lifestyle!
Perfect lifestyle period country home totally secluded from the road.
Once you enter through the electric gates into the courtyard a delightful experience unfolds, the property believed to date back to the 1800’s has retained its original ambience and features with leaded light windows, inglenooks and polished beams.
Set in landscaped established gardens of manicured lawns and overflowing flower borders, enclosed swimming pool with bar and a triple secured garage with a magnificent independent studio/cinema/games room above.
The property comprises of Entrance porch, dining hall with exposed beams and an inglenook fireplace, sitting room with exposed beams, wooden panelled walls and a large stone feature fireplace with fitted wood burner on a stone hearth, Fitted kitchen with bespoke cabinets and granite worktops, oil fired aga, German fitted wine cooler, ceramic hob unit with grill and fryer, Study with built in shelving and desk, laundry area, ground floor shower room, 4 good size bedrooms, family bathroom with Jacuzzi, en-suite shower to master bedroom.
Triple garages with independent studio/games room/cinema room above.
Swimming pool fully enclosed and surrounded by sunbathing area and a bar for those outside summer parties. Electric gates leading through to the courtyard with plenty of parking, second drive with extra parking and workshop.
Drayton is a small village of local golden Horton ironstone, the pub which is situated a minute’s walk from Briars post dates back some 400 years.
Beautiful countryside walks on your doorstep.
Banbury is under 10 minutes’ drive with good railway links to Oxford and London Marylebone (under an hour).
M40 access under 10 minutes’ drive.
A short drive to Stratford upon Avon, Leamington spa and Warwick.
Both secondary and primary schools are within walking distance.
Original solid wood entrance door to
Double aspect leaded light windows, exposed brick walls, sunken spotlight to the ceiling and tiled floor.
Part glazed solid wood door leading to
dining room 26FT5 X 12ft
Leaded light windows with window seats, exposed beams, Inglenook fireplace, 3 radiators, bose sound surround system, under stairs storage and tiled floor.
office/study 12ft X 9ft
Leaded light window overlooking the second drive, built in bookcases, shelving and desk with cupboards under.
Leaded light window, fully enclosed shower, w/c, pedestal basin with tiled splashback and tiled floor.
Plumbed for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, extractor and tiled floor.
From the dining hall, a stable style solid wood door leading to
sitting room 16FT10 X 12FT10
Double aspect leaded light windows 2 with window seats, wood panelled walls, exposed beams, feature stone fireplace with fitted woodburner on a stone hearth, radiator and tiled floor.
Stable style solid wood door to
kitchen 14FT6 X 12FT6
Leaded light windows to front side and rear, sunken spotlights to ceiling, Excellent range of bespoke fitted wall and base units with granite worktops, fitted German wine cooler, oil fired aga, Butler enamel sink unit with mixer taps, tiled splashback, 2 ring ceramic hob plate with grill that adapts to a deep fat fryer, breakfast bar and tiled floor.
Staircase to first floor
Lead lighted windows to front and rear, access to the loft and radiators.
Master bedroom 14FT5 X 12FT2
Leaded light windows and 2 radiators.
Leaded light window, pedestal basin, fully enclosed fully tiled shower cubicle, tiled walls, w/c and radiator.
Walk in wardobe
Hanging space and shelving.
Bedroom 2 13FT11 X 11FT11
Leaded light windows, 2 radiators and double built in wardrobe.
Bedroom 3 15FT4 X 10FT2
Leaded light window and radiator.
Bedroom 4 9FT8 X 9ft
Leaded Light windows, built in wardrobes and 2 radiators.
Leaded light window, sunken spotlights to the ceiling, large Jacuzzi/bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, w/c, fully tiled walls, bidet, vanity basin set in a unit with cupboard under, heated towel radiator and tiled floor.
Triple garage 30ft X 19ft
3 double opening solid wood doors all have a telescopic security bollard in front of them for extra security (Ideal for Classic car storage), sunken spotlights, plastered walls, wall mounted electric heaters, electricity and lights.
Studio/cinema room/man/woman cave 30ft X 19ft
Stunning spacious area with the potential to create what you wish!
Windows, exposed beams and A frames, vaulted ceiling, bar/kitchen area, space for snooker/pool table, currently has a 10ft cinema screen (could be left by separate negotiation)
Fully enclosed steam shower cabinet, basin, w/c.
Beautifully totally private landscaped gardens surrounding the property, with shaped lawns, mature trees and shrubs, well stocked flowers borders, ornamental stone walls.
Swimming pool and party area.
Good size swimming pool fully tiled with colour coded tiles to indicate pool depth surrounded by paved sunbathing area, wooden hexagon shaped bar area for those amazing pool parties, and all fully enclosed with a high fence and mature trees.
The property is approached via double opening electric gates that lead you through to a paved courtyard and parking for several cars also plenty of space for camper vans, boats etc.
There is a second drive to the other side of the property with parking for several cars.
Situated at the end of the second drive.
EPC band: F
Sold prices provided by Land Registry
24th Apr 2018
Price reduced by £26,000
3rd Jul 2017
16th Dec 2004