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City centre studios in historic Oxford house Studio

  • no bedrooms
  • 2 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

City centre studios in historic Oxford house

Excellent 5/5 Excellent – based on 12 reviews

  • Studio
  • no bedrooms
  • 2 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Description from owner

Description

Folly Bridge House is an Oxford landmark. A crenellated Georgian tower standing in the River Thames at the point of the original 900 AD oxen ford, it conjures all the romance of the city.This is the spot where Alice in Wonderland was invented by Lewis Carroll. On Folly Bridge, the 13th century philosopher and alchemist Roger Bacon had a tower. From the roof, the River Thames and the dreaming spires of the city spread out before you.Folly Bridge House has been beautifully restored by a potter and a photographer. This studio apartment is one of eight available, which can be rented in combination to house up to 16 people. Only five minutes walk from the top of the High Street, the colleges and shops, the studio lets you be in the bright lights in a moment and yet return to the tranquillity of the river.The apartment is filled with artworks and has huge windows on two sides giving bright views of river life both up and downstream. Set back from the road and with new double glazing, it is

Folly Bridge House is an Oxford landmark. A crenellated Georgian tower standing in the River Thames at the point of the original 900 AD oxen ford, it conjures all the romance of the city.This is the spot where Alice in Wonderland was invented by Lewis Carroll. On Folly Bridge, the 13th century philosopher and alchemist Roger Bacon had a tower. From the roof, the River Thames and the dreaming spires of the city spread out before you.Folly Bridge House has been beautifully restored by a potter and a photographer. This studio apartment is one of eight available, which can be rented in combination to house up to 16 people. Only five minutes walk from the top of the High Street, the colleges and shops, the studio lets you be in the bright lights in a moment and yet return to the tranquillity of the river.The apartment is filled with artworks and has huge windows on two sides giving bright views of river life both up and downstream. Set back from the road and with new double glazing, it is well insulated and quiet. On fine days, the water is heated by the solar panels on the crenellated roof. A heat recovery system takes the heat from stale used air to warm fresh air coming in from the breezes blowing over the top of the house.The kitchen is equipped with stainless steel worktop and the elegant necessities of city living for two. There is superfast fibre optic broadband and flatscreen TV/DVD. Chairs and tables by the river allow guests to watch the canoes, punts, narrow boats, barges and university rowing crews at play. CCTV monitored parking is available in front of the house.Just across the courtyard is one of Oxford's most fashionable eating places, the Folly, which provides elegant riverside dining. A discount is offered to guests at Folly Bridge House and room service is available if the restaurant is not too busy. Price inclusive of linen change and Welcome Pack of toiletries and cleaning products.

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Key Info

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • TV
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time:15:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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House rules

The guests should make a good effort to clean an tidy at the end of their stay. The landlord will pay for up to 1 hours cleaning at the end of their stay. If more then 1 hours cleaning is required then the guests will be charged for any additional cleaning over and above these 1 hours. The guests shall take all reasonable and proper care of the property and its furniture, pictures, fittings and effects and leave them in the same state and condition as found at the beginning of the guests stay.

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About the owner

Sammie Steepe (Property Manager Penny & Sinclair Ltd)
Calendar updated:
10 Aug 2016
Years listed:
7
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, German


This Studio has 1 bathroom and sleeps 2. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 07 Apr 2014. Located in Oxford, it has 12 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £390.

The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 10 Aug 2016.

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