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Southfield Drive

This is a comfortable, well-furnished studio apartment providing good value accommodation for up to two people. Recently converted and freshly decorated, the self-contained apartment is an extension of the owners’ house in a modern cul de sac in the delightful village of Sutton Courtenay, near Abingdon (4kms) and Oxford (12kms). It consists of a good-sized studio room with open plan sleeping, living and dining area and galley kitchen, with an adjoining shower room. The location is ideal for Culham Science Centre (3kms), Milton Park (2kms), Didcot, Harwell and all the business and science parks of South Oxfordshire. It is a five minutes’ walk from the picturesque centre of Sutton Courtenay with its village green, abbey and pretty cottages.

  • The apartment has its own separate entrance at the back of the house; stairs rise to the first floor where it is located.
  • The good-sized studio room is light and attractive, decorated in a neutral, elegant cream and black, with laminate wood flooring and ceiling spotlights.
  • The sleeping area has a double bed, bedside tables and a double wardrobe for storage.
  • Next to the sleeping area is a comfortable leather-style reclining double sofa where guests can relax, and there is a corner TV/DVD player.
  • Next to the sleeping and living area is a round table and four chairs for dining or study.
  • The galley kitchen at the end of the studio has wooden cupboards and attractive tiling and is equipped with the essentials needed for a self-catering stay: a microwave and grill, a ceramic hob with two plates and fridge with ice-box.
  • The compact shower room is attractively tiled and has a shower cubicle with power shower and constant hot water.
  • Wi-fi broadband internet connection.
  • One off-road allocated parking space in front of the house.


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Local area and amenities
The apartment is in a modern cul-de-sac at the edge of the picturesque village of Sutton Courtenay. It is a five minute walk from the village centre which has two small supermarkets, a post office, butcher's, a selection of village pubs, a historic church where the author George Orwell is buried, and Sutton Courtenay Abbey. It is particularly well located for the South Oxfordshire business and science parks, with Culham Science Centre only 3kms away, Milton Park 2kms away, and the Abingdon, Didcot and Harwell science parks all within a 15-minute drive.

Access and transport links
The apartment has excellent transport links as it is only 5 minutes from the A34 which connects to Oxford and the M40, as well as the M4 and the South of England. There is a regular bus service to Abingdon with connections from there to Oxford. It is a 15-minute drive from Didcot Parkway station with a regular direct 40-minute train service to London.

Pricing by period


  • Booking fee £30
  • Refundable damage deposit £350 (£450 for bookings over 28 days)

Property grading

  • Weeklyhome rating: Very good
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  • Double bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Parking: Off-road
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette: Yes
  • Sitting room / Area: Yes
  • Dining room / Area: Yes
  • Floor level: 1
  • No. of floors: 1
  • Garden: None


  • Off street parking
  • Oven
  • Radio
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Stereo / CD PLayer
  • Washing Machine
  • Toaster
  • Television
  • Hair Dryer
  • Grill
  • Broadband / ADSL
  • Bed Linen Towels
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fridge with Ice Box
  • Freeview TV
  • DVD Player

The following facilities are not available

  • Highchair
  • Sofa Bed
  • Video Recorder
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Cable TV Satellite TV
  • Camp Bed
  • Cot
  • Courtyard / Garden
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Drying Facilities