A unique and impressive six bedroom family home with detached two storey home office and swimming pool in one of Buckinghamshire’s most sought after areas.

Set in the middle of Austenwood Common and surrounded by Common land, this hidden gem provides a stunning family home with open beams, leaded windows and high quality fittings throughout. With triple aspects across the grounds, vaulted beamed ceiling and gallery, large open fireplace and mullioned bay window; at just under 50 square metre, the drawing room is the centrepiece of the living accommodation providing a wonderful space for relaxing and entertaining. The dining room provides a perfect setting for formal dining with an open fire and mullioned windows to two sides; whilst the large kitchen/breakfast room provides space for informal dining in an oak country style fitted kitchen with marble flooring.

Beyond the kitchen, with its separate utility room and access to the front courtyard, there is another large reception room with open fire place, dual aspects and French windows open onto the terrace.

The first floor is accessed by staircases at each end of a traditional landing running the length of the house, which also gives access to the gallery over the drawing room. The master bedroom suite includes a large dressing room with fitted wardrobes and en suite bathroom with high quality fittings. With a family bathroom, en suite bedroom and four further bedrooms, each with fitted wardrobes; the property provides a good range of accommodation for family and visitors.

In the grounds there is a detached two storey cottage which is currently used as an office. The property comprises three separate rooms on the ground floor and open plan living room and bedrooms areas or office space with fully fitted kitchen and bathroom. This building is air conditioned both upstairs and downstairs and is eminently available for office use, staff accommodation, family accommodation or can be let to provide investment income.

This property has 0.4 acres of land.

Outside

A private lane leads to the gated entrance to the stunning gardens and grounds with their sweeping pathways, formal and informal gardens, mature trees and hedging, and terraces offering a wonderful setting for relaxing and entertaining. To the side, behind mature hedging for added privacy, the grounds also accommodate a large swimming pool with private pool house.

Situation

Holly Tree Farm is midway between the attractive village of Chalfont St. Peter and the small town of Gerrards Cross, each offering plenty of character and a good selection of pubs, restaurants and shops. This highly sought after area also benefits from an excellent regular train service into London Marylebone from Gerrards Cross, as well as excellent links to the motorway network via the M40 and M25. The house is also within easy reach of the stunning Chiltern Hills area of outstanding natural beauty, offering a wide range of walking, cycling, riding and country sports.

Directions

From Strutt & Parker’s Gerrards Cross office; head north-east on Packhorse Road towards South Park. After half a mile turn left onto Austenwood Lane. After a little under a quarter of a mile, just after passing Austenway on your right, turn left onto the private drive, the property is on the right beyond the trees.

Local Authority: Chiltern District Council, +44 (0) 1494 732077 Services: Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage. Telephone, broadband, central heating. Council Tax: Band H, £3,569 (Living accommodation in annexe Band A, £1,190)

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Other features

  • Reception hall, 2 Cloakrooms
  • Drawing room, Dining room, Sitting Room, Study
  • Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility room
  • Master bedroom with dressing room and en suite
  • 1 Further bedroom with en suite
  • 4 further bedrooms, Family bathroom
  • Annexe/office with kitchen, bathroom and 6 separate reception/office rooms
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool, Pool house
  • Off road Parking

Other details

  • Floorplan
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Ref: GDX130039

Austenwood Lane, Chalfont St Peter Gerrards Cross Buckinghamshire SL9

Guide Price
£3,750,000

Ref: GDX130039

Austenwood Lane, Chalfont St Peter Gerrards Cross Buckinghamshire SL9

Guide Price
£3,750,000