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Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 reception rooms

Features

  • Freehold
  • Detached Barn Conversion
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Room
  • Drawing Room
  • Conservatory - Garden Room
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Walled East Facing Garden
  • Garage and Off-Road Parking

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Description

A spacious and beautifully appointed five bedroom detached Cotswold stone barn conversion situated in the heart of this sought after village close to Burford.

Location

The Tallat is located in the heart of Westwell, a sought after West Oxfordshire village in the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Westwell is about two miles from the historic medieval town of Burford, famous for being the southern gateway to the Cotswolds and set on the River Windrush. The Tallat is adjacent to the war memorial and overlooks the village pond.

Burford provides an excellent range of local shops and amenities. From Burford, the area's larger commercial centres of Cheltenham (23 miles), Cirencester (16 miles) and Oxford (21 miles) are within easy travelling distance with access to the motorway network via the A40 and the M4 to the south. There are main line rail services to London Paddington (80 minutes) at Charlbury (11 miles), Kemble (20 miles) and Kingham (10 miles) and a comprehensive local bus network.

Description

'Tallat' is a Cotswold word for a barn conversion or cowshed with a loft for hay or straw. The Tallat is a five bedroom detached barn which was converted In 1976. The barn is constructed of Cotswold stone elevations under a Cotswold stone tiled roof with mullioned windows. The property is beautifully appointed with extensive accommodation arranged over two floors, comprising an entrance hall, dining room, guest bedroom with en suite bathroom, kitchen, conservatory - garden room, study and drawing room on the ground floor whilst there are four bedrooms, including the main master bedroom, two bathrooms and a spacious landing area upstairs. A feature of The Tallat is the walled garden in the main east facing rear garden, which provides privacy in a secluded setting.

Approach

The shared private drive leads to a paved patio entrance area to the property. Timber framed front door to:

Entrance Hall

Oak timber floor. Single glazed windows to the front elevation. Timber framed glass panelled door to:

Dining Room

Continuation of the oak timber floor. Single glazed windows to the front elevation. Timber framed door to:

Guest Bedroom

Single glazed window to the rear elevation. Range of built-in storage cupboards with timber framed slatted doors. Timber framed door to:

En Suite Bathroom

Single glazed window to the rear elevation. Panelled bath with mixer tap and wall mounted electric shower above. Chrome hand rail. Wash hand basin with built-in cupboards below and wall mounted storage cupboard above. Towel rail. Timber framed door to separate low level WC with standard cistern. Towel rail. Single glazed window to the rear elevation. Timber framed door with opaque glass insert panel to the dining room and entrance hall area.

Kitchen

Fitted kitchen with worktop with 1 ½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, tiled splashback and range of wall mounted cupboards with built in cupboards and drawers below. Belling single electric oven and grill. Four ring electric hob with extractor over. Built-in refrigerator. Built-in freezer. Bosch dishwasher. Tiled walls. Tiled floor. Timber framed glass panelled doors to:

Conservatory - Garden Room

Continuation of tiled floor. Oak timber framed glass panelled conservatory - garden room overlooking the rear east facing garden. From the entrance hall, timber framed door to:

Study

Single glazed window to the rear elevation. Oak timber floor. From the entrance hall, timber framed glass panelled door to:

Drawing Room

Continuation of oak timber floor. Single glazed windows to the front, side and rear elevations. Stone open fireplace and hearth with oak timber surround. Timber framed door. Single glazed window to the rear elevation at the bottom of the stairs. From this area, stairs rise to:

First Floor Landing

Double glazed Velux window to the front elevation. Wall mounted timber framed book shelves. Timber framed door enabling access to the main area of the first floor landing. Timber framed door to airing cupboard with timber slatted shelving. The airing cupboard also houses the foam lagged hot water cylinder. Timber framed door to first storage cupboard. Timber framed door to second storage cupboard. Access to loft roof space.

Master Bedroom

Double glazed Velux windows to the rear elevation. Single glazed window to the side elevation. Range of built-in wardrobes. Timber framed wall mounted book shelves. Timber framed door with opaque glass insert panel to the first floor landing.

Bathroom 2

Double glazed Velux window to the rear elevation. Low level WC with standard cistern, wash hand basin with tiled splashback and timber framed shelving above. Panelled bath with mixer tap and wall mounted electric shower. Part tiled walls. Towel rail. Timber framed door to the first floor landing.

Bathroom 3

Double glazed Velux window to the rear elevation. Low level WC with standard cistern, wash hand basin with tiled splashback and wall mounted vanity unit above. Built-in shower cubicle with Mira electric shower. Part tiled Walls. Towel rail. Timber framed door to the first floor landing.

Bedroom 3

With oak timber beamed ceiling and part oak timber beamed walls. Double glazed Velux window to the rear elevation. Timber framed door to the first floor landing.

Bedroom 4

With oak timber beamed ceiling and part oak timber beamed walls. Double glazed Velux window to the rear elevation. Timber framed door to the first floor landing.

Bedroom 5

With oak timber beamed ceiling and part oak timber beamed walls. Double glazed Velux window to the rear elevation. Range of built-in wardrobes. Timber framed door to the first floor landing.

Outside

The Tallat is approached via a shared private drive. There is off-road parking available on the privately owned grass verge area opposite the front of the property. The principal rear east facing garden is mainly laid to lawn with sculpted herbaceous borders with an array of mature shrubs and plants. A feature of the property is the walled garden, which borders the northern and eastern boundaries of the rear garden, whilst the southern boundary is bordered with timber framed fencing. Paved patio footpath leading to timber framed gate enabling access to enclosed storage area containing the oil tank with timber framed door to log store housing the Worcester Bosch oil fired boiler. At the top of the rear garden, there is a raised patio area with timber framed pergola. Timber framed gate leading into the single garage constructed of Cotswold stone elevations and accessed via the side driveway of The Tallat.

Services

Mains electricity and water are connected. Oil fired central heating, Private drainage.

Local Authority

West Oxfordshire District Council, Elmfield, New Yatt Road, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX28 1PB. Telephone:

Council Tax

Band 'E' Rate payable for 2018 / 2019 £2081.26

Directions

From the Burford office of Tayler & Fletcher, proceed in a southerly direction up The Hill, heading towards the A40. Take the fourth exit onto the A40 signposted for Cheltenham, Northleach and Bibury. Proceed along the A40 passing the Burford School on the left-hand side. After approximately ½ mile, take the left-hand turning. Stay on this side road and after approximately 1 ¾ miles, you will reach a t-junction. Turn right at the t-junction, signposted for Aldsworth. After approximately ¼ of a mile, you will enter the village of Westwell. Turn right onto a shared private drive, just before reaching the village green and the war memorial. After approximately 200 yards, The Tallat will be found on the right-hand side.

Tayler & Fletcher and any Joint agents for themselves and for the Vendors of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or agent of or consultant to Messrs Tayler & Fletcher has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not to be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. A list of the partners of Tayler & Fletcher llp is available at each Tayler & Fletcher Office.

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Local Amenities

  • Shipton 6.4 miles
  • Ascott-under-Wychwood 7.3 miles
  • Burford School 1.8 miles
  • Burford Primary School 2.2 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Shipton 6.4 miles
  • Ascott-under-Wychwood 7.3 miles
  • Burford School 1.8 miles
  • Burford Primary School 2.2 miles

Market stats

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Average estimated value for a house in OX18:

  • £539,945
  • Price increase

  • £1,573
  • (0.292%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £469,163
  • Properties sold

    76

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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
7th Feb 2020 £745,000 First listed
16th Dec 2019 £700,000 Last sold

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