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Bishop Kirk Oxford short let

from £106 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Good 3/5 Score from 2 reviews

Good 3/5 

from £106 /night help Price for guests, Nights

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Well situated fully furnished 2 bedroom short let in Summertown, Oxford with all utilities included and weekly linen change. Fully equipped for a short or long stay.

This is a superbly presented, spacious two-bedroom/two-bathroom apartment in a quiet, secure location in the heart of Oxford's most exclusive residential area, Summertown in North Oxford.

The apartment is elegantly and comfortably furnished and generously proportioned throughout. It consists of a large living room, kitchen with dining area, main bedroom with double bed and large ensuite bathroom, second bedroom with two single beds, and family bathroom. The location is extremely desirable, one minute's walk from the Summertown shops and restaurants, and a ten-minute bus ride to Oxford city centre.

The living room is light, spacious and comfortably furnished. It has a double sofa bed which can accommodate extra guests by arrangement, 2 easy chairs, coffee table, desk with chair and flat screen TV. It is south-facing and looks over the private communal garden.

-Folding bed available for 5th guest on request only. Charged at additional 10%.

-The kitchen/diner is fully equipped for a self-catering holiday in Oxford, with all appliances including dishwasher, washing-machine and tumble dryer. It is furnished with a pine dining table and chairs for dining.

-The main bedroom (also south-facing) has a double bed and a large wardrobe and chest of drawers for storage, 2 bedside tables and a full-sized ensuite bathroom with bath and overhead shower.

-The second bedroom has two single beds plus wardrobe and chest of drawers.

-The large family bathroom is across the hall from the second bedroom; it combines bath and overhead shower.

-The spacious hall has a table and is wide enough to be used for extra study space if needed.

-Centrally heated throughout with warm carpeting in all the living areas and smart tiles in the kitchen and bathroom.

-Broadband wi-fi internet connection.

-The walls of the apartment are hung with an attractive selection of original art, prints and mirrors, giving a very home-like feel.

-On the second floor with lift access.

-In a quiet block in an exclusive residential area. An intercom entry system provides extra security.

-Set in private grounds with no through traffic.

-Off road parking for one car.

-Pleasant communal garden.

-Well-lit footpath short cut to Summertown shops and restaurants, two minutes away.

North Oxford, consisting of Summertown and St Giles, mainly covers the fork of leafy Banbury and Woodstock Roads. Owned for many centuries by St John's College, the North Oxford area is considered to be the most affluent part of Oxford with large sprawling houses and many of Oxford Universities most beautiful and historic colleges nestled amongst private schools such as St Edwards and The Dragon School. Summertown is the perfect place to base yourself during an extended stay in Oxford with high end and budget supermarkets along with fashion and interiors boutiques.

One route to town, along the canal, takes you to vibrant Jericho, with its independent shops and cinema and on to the train station and central Oxford.

Eating out in North Oxford is a real pleasure with The Old Parsonage, Gee's and Browns restaurants along with many other independent and international restaurants and bistros. The smell of fresh coffee and croissants coming from the many independent delis in the morning is a particular pleasure. The Cherwell Boathouse, along the River Cherwell is the perfect place to work up an appetite with a ride on a punt, the unique row boats similar to those found in Venice and Cambridge, before lunch from their delicious menu.

Attractions not to be missed include the famous Ashmolean and Pitt Rivers Museums, each housing some of the world's most fascinating and historical artefacts.

Access to the city centre

Oxford city centre is 3kms away, only 10 minutes by bus, with the bus stop very close to the apartment. It is a pleasant journey, straight down the Woodstock Road/St Giles, taking you past North Oxford's distinctive Victorian Gothic architecture and university buildings. The excellent location and transport links make this an ideal Oxford holiday letting, whether you are looking for a corporate booking or a holiday cottage in Oxford.

* Please note that the owner may not be able to accept bookings of less than two weeks in busy periods.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking

The Oxfordshire region

North Oxford

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Review 1-2 of 2

4 Dec 2012

5/5

"A Genuine Home Away"

This is our second stay at Bishop Kirk, and we have been thoroughly satisified both times. The flat is as it appears online. It is roomy and well-appointed. It is in a quiet area while still convenient to Summertown and Oxford.Leasing arrangements go smoothly. I recommend this flat without reservation.

1 Nov 2012

1/5

"Nice flat,but very tired and uncomfortable"

Check in done by a brusk maid. Landlady only communicated by texts and never met. Materasses old and noisy. Wardrobe in master room not usable because occupied by foldable beds and their duvets. Kitchen with odd glasses and cups, no scissors, no cereal bowls and strange unusable microwave with no instructions.Would be uncomfortable for 4 people.Toilet seat ancient and broken, armchair in the living room broken. Pity, because the flat is nice and has convenient parking, but as the owner's handyman said while trying to repair a wash basin (with no success), needs a complete renovation.
Not worth the money.

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      Calendar last updated:30 May 2015

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