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Believed to date back to around 1580, the property once formed part of a regarded boarding school and still retains many period features. The property has a wonderfully light feel and is available for the first time in 34 years. The 25ft Drawing Room is double aspect with a feature open fire place and double doors to the West facing gardens. In addition to the Family Room (with open fire), the Dining Room features a two storey vaulted ceiling, exposed timber beams and a wood burning stove. The 19ft Kitchen Breakfast Room provides access to the 31ft Sun Room/Utility, 2nd staircase and out to the delightful Loggia which provides a sheltered entertaining area to enjoy the South/West sunshine. On the first floor are five bedrooms with the 23ft Master bedroom enjoying a fabulous bay window and deep wardrobe cupboards. The property is offered with NO UPWARD CHAIN.
Located in this sought after hilltop village. The area enjoys numerous footpaths/bridleways through open fields/woodland and is renowned for its areas of outstanding natural beauty. The village enjoys a village hall, church and a cricket pitch along with a strong and friendly community. The village of Great Missenden, approximately 2 miles distant, provides specialised shopping, excellent pubs/restaurants as well as a main line station to London Marylebone approximately 40 minutes fast train. Buckinghamshire education is highly regarded with excellent private and state schools (including the Grammar system) details of which can be gained from the Local Authority.
The property is approached via a wide gravel drive allowing for ample parking and access to two good sized garages and a 15ft Games Room. This could be converted (subject to planning) to create a generous annexe, home office or Gymnasium. The property is almost centrally located within its level acre plot making the most of the sunny aspect, with open fields to the rear. Mainly laid to lawn, there are a delightful show of Spring bulbs, climbing Roses and Wisteria, shrubs and mature trees (including fruit trees) plus hedging to the boundaries. The front garden also enjoys a sunny patio plus a charming pond with ornamental waterfall. The gardens are a real feature and provide a good level of privacy.
25' Drawing Room
Utility Room/Sun Room
23' Master Bedroom
Four further Bedrooms
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