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Oxford OX1 4XA United Kingdom

Listing # 86073

Rates From GBP 1750 Monthly
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Last Updated: Saturday, September 12, 2020

Very well situated, bespoke Oxford family home

The house is in a wonderful location, only a five-minute bus ride or ten-minute cycle ride from the historic city centre and university, and within a few minutes' walk of the Thames nature park and National Trail.
A supermarket (Tesco) is around the corner, and a superstore (Sainsburys) a short bike- or car-ride away.
Beautiful Hinksey Park, with a playground, outdoor swimming pool, splash pad, fishing lake, a weekly farmers' market and tennis courts is also nearby.
The house is within easy access to the ring road for trips to the Cotswolds, Chilterns or London, and has excellent bus connections to all parts of Oxford and to nearby towns.

The house is a bright, elegantly finished terrace with 3 bedrooms, living room, dining room, large kitchen, 2 bathrooms (one including a bath, one a shower), an enclosed garden with fruit trees, berries, flowers, shed and bike shed, and off-street parking for two cars.
It is recently renovated, with hand-scraped hardwood floors, bespoke kitchen, and many unique features, including a piano made by J.R.R. Tolkien's grandfather.
The house includes all amenities, incl. induction stove, fan oven, microwave, washing machine, dryer, dishwasher, etc.
There is fibre-optic high-speed internet with unlimited usage.
The property is double-glazed throughout, with gas central heating.

The bedrooms are a master bedroom (large double); a second large bedroom that can be made up as a double, a large single, or a bright and spacious study or family room; and a children's bedroom with bunk beds, which can also be used as a single bedroom.

The house is in the catchment area of Cherwell and St Gregory the Great secondary schools, and of New Hinksey Primary School, with good connections to the European School in Culham and schools in Abingdon and Radley.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices

Suited for
5 people
Property Type


Available from Tuesday, August 17, 2021 onward
Minimum Stay
3 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Available for a long sabbatical let. Shorter stays of at least 1 academic term considered.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Oxford
Postal Code - State or Province OX1 4XA
Country United Kingdom
Neighborhood Keywords
Closest University University of Oxford
University nearby Oxford Brookes University

Rental Price:

GBP 1750 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Available for Short Term
  • Writing or Country Retreat
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Reserved Parking
  • Piano
  • Garden
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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