- 5 bedrooms
- 4 bathrooms
- 5 receptions
A superb country cottage with a fabulous separate 3 bedroom barn nestled in the beautiful Chiltern Hills with stunning views, set in glorious 4 acre gardens and with tennis court. Within close proximity to Berkhamsted, Chesham and Amersham.
Amersham train station 5.8 miles (Chiltern Line to Marylebone 39 minutes and Metropolitan Line to Baker Street 49 minutes), Chesham town centre 2.9 miles, Chesham underground station 3.3 miles (Metropolitan Line), Berkhamsted mainline station 4.6 miles (London Euston, 31 minutes), M25 (Jct 18) 10.4 miles
Main House Reception hall | Family room | Drawing room Dining room | Kitchen/Breakfast area and walk in Pantry | Study | Library | Utility room | Shower room | Master bedroom with en suite bathroom 4 additional bedrooms, one with en suite shower room | Family bathroom | Cart lodge Gardens | EPC rating E
Ancillary Accommodation Large Open Plan Reception Room and Kitchen Master Bedroom | 2 Additional Bedrooms Shower Room | Utility
The property Nutfield is a magnificent country house, set in extensive private grounds, and located in the stunning Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The main house combines light and spacious reception rooms with five comfortable bedrooms on the first floor.
On the ground floor of the property there is a generous and welcoming living space in the form of the large drawing room with its striking brick built open fireplace, and the bright and airy family room, with its cosy built in wood burning stove. The open plan kitchen and breakfast area is fitted with attractive custom built painted units, a separate walk in pantry and a two oven AGA range cooker. French doors open onto both the front and rear terrace. Downstairs there is also a dining room, study, library and large utility room with adjoining shower room.
Upstairs there are five well proportioned bedrooms, including the master bedroom with its en suite bathroom and French doors opening directly onto a private terrace and the gardens beyond.
The property also boasts a spacious barn purpose built to house a further three bedrooms, shower room, kitchen, utility and a large open plan living area with contemporary feature fireplace. The double height ceiling and exposed wooden beams lend a real sense of character, while natural light floods in through the full-length windows creating an inviting and attractive living space with French doors leading out onto the adjoining deck.
Outside This property includes extensive, and meticulously maintained grounds, which cover an area of 2.35 acres. Accessed via a long private driveway, there is extensive parking, while there is also a double cart lodge for keeping vehicles under cover. Immediately surrounding the house there is a large terrace, well stocked borders, shrubs and trees. There is also an all-weather, flood-lit tennis court, studded structure trees and shrubs, an extensive and productive apple orchard with a large garden outbuilding beyond. To the rear of the property is a level paddock of about 2.65 acres with a small woodland adjoining. The rolling lawns, with mature trees, shrubs, brick and flint walls and views of the Chiltern Hills are this property’s crowning glory, providing residents with their own significant piece of the great English countryside to relax in.
Location Open fields and private common land surround the property. With walking trails and miles of gorgeous countryside in every direction, this is the perfect place for anyone who loves the great outdoors. Hawridge is a small village in the beautiful Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village boasts a popular local nursery and a local school with an excellent reputation. The local pub and cricket club are at the heart of the common and both are within walking distance of the property.
Day-to-day amenities, retail opportunities and a range of schooling choices can be found in nearby Chesham, Amersham and Berkhamsted. The property is within catchment area for local Buckinghamshire Grammar Schools. London Underground (Metropolitan Line) serves both Chesham and Amersham, the Chiltern Line provides efficient and affordable access to Marylebone from Amersham and trains from Berkhamsted mainline station provide access to Euston. The A41, M25, and M40 are all within easy reach.
Directions From the A41 take the Chesham/Berkhamsted exit. Left at the roundabout (towards Berkhamsted) left on Shootersway (for 1.5 miles) left again on Shootersway (which becomes Cock Grove) (for 1.1 miles) straight across the crossroads at Heath End and follow to the T junction at Stoney Lane and Pound Lane. Turn Right on Stoney Lane and bear immediately right into Hawridge Vale (unmade). Nutfield is first drive on the right.
Alternatively, from Chesham take A416/ Berkhamsted Road to Nashleigh Hill roundabout. Take first exit onto Vale Road and follow for 2.5 miles, turn right onto Pound Lane. At bottom of hill, bear left onto Stoney Lane then bear immediately right onto Hawridge Vale (unmade). Nutfield is the first drive on the right.
General Tenure: Freehold Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating. Council Tax: Band H, £3,153.70 Local Authority: Chiltern District Council
This property has 5 acres of land.
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