A magnificent detached country home full of personality, set in outstanding gardens with river frontage.
River Lodge is an handsome and imposing family home situated in the sought after village of Denham. The property has been decorated tastefully in neutral tones throughout, with well selected highlight colours to create a unique style.
On the ground floor, is a large central reception hall which leads on to the reception rooms, and to the right, there are stunning timber sliding doors that open onto the impressive drawing room. With a spiral staircase leading up to the gallery, feature fireplace and timber panelled walls, this space creates a sophisticated statement, and is the perfect room in which to entertain. To the other side of the hall is the spacious study with plenty of built in storage bookcases, as well as the elegant formal dining room, again with an array of stylish, fitted storage cupboards.
The unique conservatory features floor to ceiling windows, and an impressive sky lantern as well as bifold doors that lead onto the outdoor dining terrace. The use of turquoise painted timbers and tiled stone floor creates a room full of character.
The open plan kitchen/breakfast room continues the turquoise colour scheme, alongside oak fronted units, providing a homely space with personality. The triple aspect kitchen is also home to a large free standing island, fitted range cooker and a wide variety of units, including cupboards as well as vintage style dressers and open shelving. A handy utility, boot room, guest room and bathroom complete the ground floor.
Upstairs, is a dramatic mezzanine gallery with curved balcony, which is accessed via the spiral staircase, and overlooks the drawing room. With plenty of space in which to relax, this is the perfect spot for reading and enjoying the wonderful countryside views. The main stairway can be found in the reception hall, and leads upstairs to five bedrooms, four of which have integrated storage. To the master room, is a generously proportioned en suite bathroom with a separate luxury shower and freestanding roll top bath. A second bedroom also has a modern en suite shower room, whilst the three remaining bedrooms are served by the family shower room.
This property has 3 acres of land.
Set back from the road, the enchanting property is approached via a wooden gated and brick walled entrance with a large, paved driveway that provides ample parking for many vehicles. The property is bordered with beautifully maintained bushes and hedgerow, as well as several large areas of lawn. To one end is a car port and garage, providing further covered storage, with a spacious annexe on top. To the side is as a large outdoor pool and sun terrace, edged with a low hedge for privacy, as well as a tennis court. The main entrance door is surrounded by a low picket fence and established plants. Beautiful, relaxing gardens with mature trees surround the property, and an arbour leads to an enclosed reading bench. The peaceful garden also features a wooden foot bridge that sits over the river Misbourne, providing moments of tranquillity.
M40 (Jct. 1) 1 mile, Denham Golf Club train station 1 mile (25 minutes to London Marylebone), Uxbridge underground station 2.6 miles, Gerrards Cross 2.9 miles, Uxbridge 3.2 miles, M25 (Jct. 17) 5 miles, Heathrow Airport 9.2 miles, Central London 19 miles
Denham is a picturesque and highly sought after village in South Buckinghamshire, with the benefit of countryside living within easy reach of London. It is located approximately 17 miles from central London and a short distance from junction 1 on the M40, and is just 5 miles and 9.2 miles from the M25 motorway and Heathrow airport, respectively. With its enchanting historic streets and traditions, Denham is a parish steeped in history, and offers an excellent variety of pubs and restaurants, independent shops, highly regarded schools, and a church. The rural walks of Denham Country Park are nearby, and the parish has two golf courses within its boundaries, The Buckinghamshire and The Denham Golf Clubs. Highly sought after Gerrards Cross to the West provides easy access to the stunning Chiltern Hills area of outstanding natural beauty, with a wide range of walking and country sports, as well as fast commuter links into London. The town offers a comprehensive selection of shops including Waitrose and Marks and Spencer Foodhall together with some excellent restaurants and an Everyman Cinema. There are also a number of private schools for girls and boys.
From the Strutt & Parker Gerrards Cross office, head north along Packhorse road and turn right at the end of the road, onto South Park. Follow the road to the left and turn left onto Amersham road, A413. After just over 1.5 miles, merge onto Oxford road, A40. Take the exit onto A412 Denham Avenue, signposted towards Rickmansworth, Higher Denham and Denham Green. Turn almost immediately right, onto Village Road. Turn right at the junction with The Pyghtle, and follow the road, passing St Marys Church on the left. The property can be found on the right hand side of the road, just before the final bend as the road merges onto Old Mill Road.Read all
- Reception hall, Cloakroom, Boot room, WC
- Drawing room, Dining room
- Study, Conservatory, Gallery
- Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility, Storage
- 6 Bedrooms, 2 with en-suite
- 4 Bathrooms
- Summer house
- Car port with annexe, Garage
- Storage Boiler room
- Swimming pool, Gardens
- Map & Street View
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