Old Pyles is a Grade Two Listed late 17th century detached residence with thatched roof. There is over 1,800 sq. ft.of accommodation with a wealth of character features including open beams throughout the property. The reception hall leads to a large dual aspect sitting room with working fireplace. A galleried area above leads to the master bedroom and en suite dressing room and bathroom. From the main hallway the dining room is to the right and the kitchen / breakfast area beyond. Original features are evident from exposed beams to original brick floors and oak floor boards. Bedroom three is down some stairs to the right of the hallway along with the cloakroom and shower room. Bedroom four is located down a few steps on the lower ground floor level. Bedroom two and the family bathroom are upstairs just before the kitchen. There are French doors leading out onto the garden from the sitting room and the kitchen. The property has gas central heating and is available on an unfurnished. This property is managed by Winterbrook in Wallingford.
Outside the annexe is a thatched barn style building with a large bedroom overlooking the gardens and an en suite bathroom. Ideal for
guests or as staff accommodation. The gardens surrounding the property have a variety of mature trees and shrubs and there is a large patio area immediately behind and this leads to a large private stretch of lawn. Parking off road for three vehicles.
There is a swimming pool at the property, this is currently not in use and can be used/maintained by the landlord for tenants use at an extra cost at a monthly rental of £2,250 pcm.
The village of Aston Tirrold is located at the foot of the chalk downs and there are many fine routes providing wonderful walking and riding opportunities. The nearby Ridgeway offers a long distance path running some 40 miles to the standing stones at Avebury. Excellent local schools are numerous and include Summerfields, Downe House, The Oratory, Moulsford, Cranford House, Cothill and Chandlings Manor. There is a wide choice of schools in Oxford and Abingdon including The Dragon, Headington, St Edward's (Oxford) and Radley (near Abingdon). Wycombe Abbey is also within easy reach. Golf can be enjoyed at a course in the neighbouring village of Blewbury or at the Springs Golf Club in North Stoke. There is racing at Newbury and rowing at Henley Royal Regatta.
Aston Tirrold and Aston Upthorpe are charming quintessential Oxfordshire villages which lie to the north of the Berkshire Downs and only three miles from the market towns of Wallingford and Didcot. Both villages are effectively a hamlet of houses, with fine dining and quality pub food offered by The Chequers pub & restaurant. Easily commutable with mainline stations at Didcot and Goring which are only four miles away, offering access to London, Reading and Oxford, while the M4 and M40 are within a 15 minute drive. The villages offer a lively community with numerous clubs, societies and groups
Council tax band G
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The following are permitted payments which we may request from you:
a) The rent
b) A refundable tenancy deposit (reserved for any damages or defaults on the part of the tenant) capped at no more than five weeks' rent where the annual rent is less than £50,000, or six weeks' rent where the total annual rent is £50,000 or above
c) A refundable holding deposit (to reserve a property) capped at no more than one week's rent
d) Payments to change the tenancy when requested by the tenant, capped at £50, or reasonable costs incurred if higher
e) Payments associated with early termination of the tenancy, when requested by the tenant
f) Payments in respect of utilities, communication services, TV licence and council tax; and
g) A default fee for late payment of rent and replacement of a lost key/security device, where required under a tenancy agreement
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