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A most attractive Grade II Listed residence located close to the heart of this beautiful village, which was originally two dwellings, built in 1812 for the Honor family. The property was made into a single dwelling in the late 1800's and remained in the ownership of the Honor family until 1931. The current owner has continued to look after the property with much of the character features and charm still intact. As you enter the good sized reception hall, there is an ornate fireplace, door down to the cellar and a WC. The sitting room was formally two rooms and enjoys a feature fireplace and double doors to the conservatory. The 18ft dining room enjoys fitted bookshelves and cupboards with a double aspect and serving hatch. The kitchen breakfast room features an AGA range with a part vaulted ceiling, window bench and fitted cupboards/worktops. Beyond is a good size utility, deep pantry and a 16ft study. This area could be combined to create a sizable kitchen breakfast family area subject to the usual consents. On the first floor are four bedrooms with the main bedroom enjoying an ensuite bathroom in addition to the family bathroom.
The property is located at the beginning of the historic High Street, this beautiful village is renowned for the charming Roald Dahl Museum and was ranked the village #4 in its "Best Places to Raise a Family in the UK" 2015 survey by The Telegraph. Features include Missenden Abbey and the thriving tennis club, with its grounds and 18 courts, which are both within 1 mile. Day to day needs are fully served with a supermarket and a wide variety of independent shops, boutiques, restaurants and a Chiltern mainline station only 300m away, (London Marylebone 40 mins fast train). The village offers superb schooling with an 'Outstanding' C of E school and the nearby private Gateway School, Misbourne Secondary School and access to several Grammar Schools plus the Buryfield playing fields.
To the front the property retains many lovely features including the wrought iron spearhead railings, clipped hedges and gabled porch. The Wisteria which covers the property on two sides looks stunning in the Spring. In addition to the two pedestrian paths, there is a gravel drive with parking for one/two cars. The rear gardens are level with a large lawn, stocked flower borders and mature hedging/fencing to two sides with a beautiful brick wall to the third boundary.
22ft Sitting Room
Master Bedroom ensuite
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