Sunny central oxford family terrace home swap

Our family townhouse is in central Oxford in a quiet street in the grandpont area, we have a new bright kitchen with ceramic hob, and a whirlpool bath with lighting in the upstairs bathroom.
The house is very light with a huge glass roof at the back to watch the moon and stars, or catch the sun. Inside it is rich in toys, books for all ages and music.
There is a garden with a practical slate patio , barbeque and a lawn with some toys and a trampoline. Inside it is rich in toys, books for all ages and music The garden has a slate terrace for al fresco meals and BBQs. We can lend bikes and even a car if needed
The location is great-60metres from the Thames path and the river where boats can be rented; The house is within 10 mins walk to Christchurch cathedral, meadow, a nature reserve, and the city centre: Oxford has great museums, architecture, shops, galleries and restaurants ; The bus and train stations for travel all over the UK are 20 mins walk away or 10 mins by taxi; trains and coaches to London goes every 30 mins and the train takes only 1 hour .

About the location

Grandpont area is great for those who love access to both delights of country and city culture without needing a car. Its wonderful for families - a nearby nature reserve, Thames path 60 meters away, an adventure playground and an open air swimming pool and splash park at Hinksey park down the road- open may-september.


it is easy access from the ring road but a car is not needed- you can walk or bike everywhere , into contryside or town (or the new evolving westgate shopping centre!)- all are 5 minutes walk. The bus stops for London or the airports are also 5 minutes walk away, and the Oxford train station 20 minutes on foot or 5 minutes/ £5 in a taxi.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Housesitting Offered
  • Non Simultaneous Exchange
  • Open to Offers
  • Rental Offered

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only

Oxford (HE25602)

Oxfordshire,   England

  • 4 bed   (sleeps 8) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: Open to offers

Meet the member

Adults: 2      Children: 3

Membership expiry date: 24 Nov 2017