Savills | Northend, Henley-on-Thames, Buckinghamshire, RG9 6LF | Property for sale
164.62 sq m
Guide price £929,950(€1,076,579)

NorthendHenley-on-Thames, Buckinghamshire, RG9 6LF

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in November 2020
  • Fabulous rural views from the house and garden
  • Wonderful walks and riding in the area
  • Easy access to Watlington, Oxford, the M40 J6, Henley and Reading
  • Private and peaceful setting
  • Generous plot of 0.32 of an acre

A wonderful family home in thought after Chiltern village with planning permission to extend

About this property

  • The open entrance hall leads to the principle reception rooms, with the sitting room enjoying a dual aspect and feature fireplace. There are three further reception rooms with dining room, study, and conservatory. A country kitchen overlooks the garden and leads to a separate utility room giving rear access to the rear. A downstairs cloakroom completes the ground floor. On the first floor there is a principal bedroom with views over the valley to the rear has an en suite bathroom. Two further double bedroom, a large single bedroom and a family shower room complete the first floor. From upstairs there are also views to the front over the village common and fields as well as being able to see the historic old Northend village hall.

    Outside: To the front is a large private gravel driveway with mature well stocked borders providing ample parking and a double detached garage. The rear garden is a particular feature and is laid mainly to lawn with views to the rear, mature trees, beds and borders. In all Vine Lodge sits within 0.32 of an acre, with the garden enjoying two large private patio/seating areas to each side. There is a detached outbuilding (currently a gym & additional utility room) and two sheds. There are wonderful views from the garden rolling over Chilterns countryside and fields beyond with opportunity to see not only farm animals on a regular basis but also wild deer and red kites which frequent the Chiltern villages.

    Planning permission: There is planning permission to create a two bedroom annex, additional living room, kitchen/diner and also extend the existing house by creating a larger ground floor and larger principal bedroom and en suite - 19/05909/FUL.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Positioned in the heart of the desirable Chiltern village of Northend, designated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Charlie ChavasseProperty agent

Local information

  • Vine Lodge is situated in wonderful private position in the pretty village of Northend set in The Chilterns, an area of outstanding natural beauty overlooking the village Common and with far reaching views to the rear. Northend is surrounded by extensive countryside, farms and woodland and is directly connected to The Chiltern Cycleway and hundreds of miles of country walks and footpaths and unspoilt views of the Hambledon Valley just a few hundred meters from the property.
  • Northend is one of the prime Chiltern villages and for day to day amenities has good access to Watlington, with access to the M40 via junction 5 or 6. Henley-on-Thames has excellent shopping and recreational facilities, and a train service to London Paddington (via Twyford). High Wycombe and Princes Risborough stations also offer access to London via the Chiltern Line to Marylebone. Oxford, Reading and the West / central London can be easily reached via the M40 linking to the national motorway network. The area is well served for schools, with Buckinghamshire state and grammar schools being especially sought-after.
  • The village and the local area has been extensively used for filming due to its pretty and historic locations and is regularly used for ‘Midsomer Murders' and films like “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” and “Goodnight Mr Tom” have been filmed close to Northend.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Henley-on-Thames take the Fairmile (B4130) and turn right signposted to the Assendons and Stonor Park (B480). After passing Stonor Park turn right at the junction signposted to Turville Heath and Northend and follow this road for approximately two and a half miles, gradually climbing and passing through the heath. Upon entering the center of the village of Northend, following the road around to the right Vine Lodge can be found on the right-hand side, overlooking the village Common.
  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold