Callaly Cottage is a Grade II listed property with a date stone of 1624, and which was probably extended in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. The house has a good deal of period character including exposed beams, wooden floorboards, ingelnook fireplace and a bread oven, and while it could do with some updating, this cottage could make a perfect family home.

The reception rooms are spacious and charming with tons of character; the drawing room has access out to the rear garden while the kitchen has a lovely alcove with space for a dining table and a door to the garden room.

Upstairs, the first floor offers four bedrooms and two bathrooms, and the second floor has bedroom five and a dressing room, which could also be a playroom or a study.

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Outside a paved patio sits directly to the rear. The gardens are around 0.7 acres and have been planted with a wide variety of trees. Outbuildings provide storage, while the swimming pool is located in a private part of the garden.

Adderbury is an extremely sought-after village just south of Banbury in Oxfordshire with excellent local facilities, while Banbury itself offers further amenities. Bicester is 12 miles and Oxford is 20 miles.

The guide price is £850,000. For further information please contact Savills on 01295 228 000 or visit www.savills.co.uk.

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