Rectory Lane, Middleton Cheney

Rectory Lane

  • 5 Bedrooms

5 bedroom cottage - detached SSTC

  • Agent Stanbra Powell Banbury
  • Agent Number 01295221100

Guide price £575,000

About this property

Characterful Grade 11 listed detached cottage offering generous size accommodation over three floors

Entrance hall | Living room with Inglenook fireplace| Study| Dining room| Kitchen/Breakfast room| Further sitting room/Playroom| Ground floor shower room | First floor three bedrooms and bathroom| Two further second floor bedrooms | Gardens to front, rear and side|Cellar | Garage/Workshop| Off road parking for three/four vehicles | Gas radiator heating | Double glazing  

Located in the heart of this South Northants village with pleasant views over village church, a five bedroom three storey cottage believed to date back to mid 1600’s, benefiting from off road parking and workshop.  The property provides excellent size accommodation throughout and is offered with no onward chain.

Ground Floor

Front Door.

Entrance hall:  Engineered oak flooring. Stairs rising off to first floor.  Door leading to staircase leading down to cellar.

Living room: Dual aspect living room.  Windows to front and rear. Window seat to rear. Remote controlled curtains. Exposed timbers.  Feature Inglenook fireplace with cast iron log burner.  Door through to;

Small study: Laminate flooring.  Electric panel heater. Windows to side aspect.

From the hallway door through to:

Dining room: Engineered oak flooring.  Exposed timbers.  Window seat to front aspect with views over church. Feature fireplace with cast iron fire and oak surround.  Remote controlled curtains. Sliding door giving access to;

Kitchen/Breakfast room: Newly installed.  Comprising of double inset sink unit and drainer. Comprehensive range of white fronted wall and base units with complementary work surfaces.  Tiling to splashback areas. Space for Range cooker. Free space and plumbing for washing machine.  Space for fridge/freezer. Vinolay flooring.  Exposed beams.  Door giving access to garden.  Window overlooking garden.  Door and window giving access to driveway.  Door through to further sitting room/playroom.

Sitting room/Playroom: Windows overlooking garden. Access to loft. Cupboard housing Worcester gas boiler.  Fitted wardrobes.  Door to;

Shower room: Coloured suite comprising of shower cubicle, pedestal hand basin and low level WC. All walls being fully tiled. Wall mounted electric heater. 

From the hallway door down to;

Cellar which is in two sections. Light and power connected. One flagstone floor and one brick floor. The head height is 6’4 approximately.

First Floor

Useful store cupboard.  Door to;

Bedroom five with window overlooking garden. 

From the landing door to;

Bathroom: Modern suite comprising of tiled bath, fully tiled shower cubicle, pedestal hand basin and low level WC.  All walls are fully tiled. Recessed spotlights.  Heated towel rail.

Window to side.  Door to;

Bedroom one: Exposed timbers.  Feature cast iron fireplace. Window to front overlooking church.

Bedroom two:  Dual aspect room with windows to front and rear.  Window seat to rear.  

Cloakroom:  White suite comprising of wall mounted hand basin with inset vanity unit and low level WC. All walls are fully tiled.  Tiled floor with underfloor heating.  Extractor.  Recessed spotlights.  Tongue and groove wood panelling to ceiling. 

From the first floor landing stairs lead to second floor.

Second Floor

Bedroom three with window to rear.  Fitted wardrobe.

Bedroom four with window to side aspect.  Exposed timbers.


The property is complemented by a generous size, fully enclosed private garden to the rear and side.  Enclosed by stone walling with mature trees, shrubs and bushes.  Predominately laid to lawn.  Patio area.  Hardstanding for greenhouse.  Outside tap.  Access to driveway via gate.  Access front to back via wrought iron gate. 

Driveway:  Tarmac driveway providing off road parking for approximately three vehicles. 

Garage/Workshop: Metal up and over door to front. Personal door to side. Light and power are connected. Driveway in front of the garage for additional parking.

Front: Fully enclosed by stone walling.  Low maintenance laid to shingle.  Pathway to front door. 

Agents Note

The remote control curtains will be included in the sale of the property.

From Banbury Cross proceed east to Junction 11 (M40) continue over onto the A422 Brackley Road and the Brackley bypass.  At the second roundabout take the second turn left onto the Main Road, Middleton Cheney, left onto High Street, Rectory Lane is found on the left hand side.


Key Features

Rectory Lane, Middleton Cheney
  • Grade 11 listed
  • Detached cottage
  • Five bedrooms
  • Garage and parking
  • Private garden
  • No onward chain



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