Fox Lane, Middle Barton, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
The Old Malt House is a Grade II Listed house in Westcott Barton tucked away in a private location overlooking open countryside. The property has retained many period features and has been well maintained. The entrance to the house is through a hallway at the rear of the house leading to the kitchen. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base units, stone flooring and an 'Aga'. It also retains many period features including exposed brickwork, original alcoves and the dual aspect windows allow for an abundance of natural light. From the kitchen there is a utility area and cloakroom. There are a further two reception rooms on the ground floor both with open fireplaces/log burners and retaining many original features including exposed beams, wood flooring and deep window sills with window seats.

On the first floor there are three good sized bedrooms, again each retaining many character features. The family bathroom is fitted with a pedestal wash hand basin, low level flush w.c. and a free standing roll top bath with claw feet. The stairs continue up to the second floor where there are a further two bedrooms.

Overall The Old Malt House makes a very comfortable and spacious family home.


Steps lead from the door up to the enclosed garden which is primarily laid to lawn with a variety of shrub planted beds and borders.

A particular feature of this property is the Barn/Workshop measuring 28'11 x 13'8 it lends itself to a variety of uses with potential to convert subject to the correct planning permissions.


Westcott Barton is a pretty parish with predominantly old stone cottages, adjacent to Middle Barton, between Oxford, Chipping Norton and Banbury. The Fox Inn and the church of St Edward the Confessor, which dates back to the 11th century, are both within easy reach as is the Middle Barton shop/post office. There is good access to the M40 at Junctions 9 and 10, excellent train service from Bicester North to London Marylebone or from Lower Heyford and Oxford to

Paddington. There are several primary and comprehensive schools in the area and private schooling in Oxford (Dragon School, Magdalen College School, St Edwards, Oxford High

School and Headington Girls), Sibford School and Bloxham School or Tudor Hall Girls School in Banbury. There are shopping facilities in Chipping Norton and Oxford. Soho Farmhouse is approx. 4 miles away.

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