The Byre

Guide Price - £1,250,000

The Byre, Mackney Lane, Brightwell-Cum-Sotwell,
Wallingford, OX10 0SQ

51°60'86.8"N 1°16'00.8"W
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5 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
3 Reception Rooms


Mainswater, electricity and drainage
LPG Gas central heating

An exceptional new house in one of South Oxfordshire’s most sought after villages.


The Byre sits in a quiet position on Mackney Lane with attractive views to both the front and back of the house. This wonderful country home has a large gravelled driveway with an exceptionally well designed carport that provides ample room for three cars. Beautiful landscaping frames the house at the front and continues around to the large rear garden which offers views over the open countryside. The house has been built to an exceptional standard and the accommodation throughout is well laid out and provides a huge amount of flexibility for family living. The large open plan kitchen provides an ideal entertaining space while the dining room and sitting room could be separated off to create a good sized two bedroom annex.


There are a number of key highlights to living at this wonderful property. The main ones are:
The house sits in an enviable position on a lovely quiet lane.

All the bedrooms benefit from having wonderful views, whether it’s looking across the garden and field beyond or it is looking towards the lane and village recreation ground beyond.

A beautifully appointed kitchen /breakfast/ sitting room is very much the heart of the home and offers a perfect space to cook, dine and entertain.

The five bedroom, three bath/shower rooms makes for comfortable family living.

The quality of craftmanship and attention to detail is evident throughout.

The garden is an good size and offers stunning views over the open countryside. Mostly laid to lawn with a very pretty landscaped border to the west facing patio.

A gravel driveway provides parking for a number of cars and has the addition of an excellent carport.

The surrounding countryside is breath-taking and is perfect for those who enjoy walking, riding and cycling to name just three activities on offer.


Brightwell-cum-Sotwell is one of South Oxfordshire’s most desirable villages. A proper village which includes the excellent Red Lion pub, a village stores and a primary school.

The village is ideally located for commuting to London, Oxford or Reading, with Didcot Parkway rail station only 4 miles away.

The Byre is also well positioned for both the M4 and M40. Wallingford is the nearest town, situated on the on the banks of the River Thames, with its desirable setting and attractive architecture, this is market town living at its finest.

Bordered by the rolling Chilterns on one side and the magnificent Berkshire Downs on the other, it’s an idyllic spot with inexhaustible options for lovers of the outdoors. With its large open market square and famous castle ruins, this bustling market town is suffused in history. But what you might not know is that contemporary Wallingford is home to a fresh and energetic vibe, stoked by some great independent shopping, a sparkling array of dining options and a thriving café culture. As well as great leisure facilities and abundant footpaths, the town is fast becoming South Oxfordshire’s most sought after small town. There is a wide choice of excellent schools, both state and private within the area.

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Area (Approx)

2,474 sq ft / 229.9 sq m


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