Kingston Road, Abingdon


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  • Bedrooms: 5
Stunning 6,000 sq ft Grade II listed family home featuring wonderful Victorian architecture combined with 16th century origins offering very versatile and well-proportioned accommodation over six floors combined with a wealth of character features including high ceilings and magnificent original fireplaces situated in a highly sought after location complemented by large mature gardens of approximately one and a quarter acres offering high degrees of privacy.

Reception Hall

Spectacular stone pillared veranda leading to large and inviting reception hall with original hard tile floor, wonderful solid wood staircase rising to upper floors and stone steps down to large and very flexible cellar offering excellent ceiling heights with light and power to all rooms including two very large rooms ideal for games/workshops, temperate wine cellar, walk-in cool room with original slate shelving and walk-in larder cupboard (all of these rooms could easily provide independent annex facilities).

Ground Floor Accommodation

The main ground floor accommodation comprises stunning 23’ x 21’ sitting room boasting spectacular 11’ 8” high ceilings, grand central original marbled fireplace, floor to ceiling windows and double doors leading to front terrace, delightful adjoining double aspect 20’ x 15’ orangery with original hard tile floor and established fig tree, wonderful 23’ x 21’ separate dining room also featuring 11’ 8” high ceilings and attractive Carrara marbled fireplace, delightful working Victorian ‘dumb waiter’ and floor to ceiling windows and doors leading to front terrace, lower ground floor 17’ x 16’ kitchen/breakfast room offering a good selection of bespoke solid wood In-frame floor and wall units and large fitted aga (remaining) complemented by inner hall leading to spacious utility room with cloakroom off.

Middle Floor

Solid wood staircase leading to middle floor with delightful 15’ x 13’ sitting room overlooking the rear gardens with attractive open fireplace and original storage cupboards, 17’ x 16’ double bedroom with fitted solid wood double wardrobe cupboards and en-suite shower room with

white suite.

First Floor

Further staircase rising to large landing leading to two stunning 18’ x 18’ first floor double bedrooms both offering high ceilings, attractive fireplaces and double doors leading to balcony combined with attractive elevated views over the large south-facing front gardens, further central double bedroom (currently used as a dressing room) with double doors leading to balcony complemented by large “Jack & Jill” family bathroom with attractive older style white suite including wash hand basin, separate shower cubicle and large bath with Carrara marble surrounds and double doors leading to balcony. Stairs rising to top floor galleried landing leading to double bedroom with fitted wardrobe cupboards and en-suite shower room with white suite complemented by large family bathroom with original exposed beams and white suite including roll top bath.

Outside Grounds

Outside the large mature gardens extend to approximately one and a quarter acres offering high degrees of privacy, accessed via a long sweeping drive leading to hard-standing parking facilities for many vehicles. The property benefits from a double-length garage accessed through the neighbouring driveway.

The large main grounds extend to the south, east and west of Frilford Grange and offer many features including delightful Victorian stone summer house, circular pond, lawn areas, large selection of mature trees and shrubs, cultivation areas, numerous outbuildings, large heated swimming pool (not operational for many years) situated in a delightful and very private location.

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