Savills | Hills Lane, Cookham, Berkshire, SL6 9NT | Property for sale
5,921 sq ft(550.08 sq m)
Guide price £2,250,000

Hills LaneCookham, Berkshire, SL6 9NT

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in March 2021
  • Private setting with lovely views
  • Impressive indoor heated pool with first floor entertainment room
  • Detached log cabin home office
  • Set back from the road on a 0.67 acre plot
  • Driveway and double garage parking

An individual family home in an enviable private setting in Cookham Dean, yet within close reach of Cookham Rise and the railway station.

About this property

  • A long sweeping driveway leads off Hills Lane, to the gravel driveway and garage providing ample parking.

    The front door opens to a spacious hallway with direct access to the principle rooms including an impressive L-shape sitting room featuring an open fireplace and triple aspect with patio doors leading out to the garden. The kitchen to the rear enjoys a lovely south-westerly view over the garden and up to the tennis court. It is fitted with fitted shaker style units, granite work tops and integrated appliances with a breakfast area. Two sets of patio doors provide access to the side and rear gardens. The well-proportioned dining room has a lovely feature fireplace and a raised galleried area providing flexible space for entertaining.

    The first floor consists of four bedrooms including a splendid main bedroom, three of which enjoy fitted wardrobes and modern en suite bath/shower rooms. A separate shower room can also be found to serve bedroom four. To the ground floor is a private double bedroom to the rear with a pleasant outlook over front and rear gardens, benefitting from an en suite bath/shower room. There is also a good size utility room.

    A fabulous detached outbuilding features an indoor heated pool with showering facilities and a sauna, and a cloakroom. There are two sets of bi-fold doors, providing access to the gardens and a lovely barbecue terrace. Above the pool to the first floor there is a wonderful flexible space currently used as an entertainment room, with a bar area, Velux balcony and a shower/changing room.

    Other outbuildings include a useful log-cabin office with light and power, and a detached double garage with first floor storage.

    A full size tennis court sits neatly within the grounds.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I particularly love the position of this home - privately set back from the road and walkable to the station.

Richard MabyProperty agent

Local information

  • Slade House is situated in an delightful position on Hills Lane with elevated views over countryside. The house sits on a plot of about two-thirds-of-an-acre, beautifully landscaped with a long sweeping driveway to the frontage.
  • The location is idyllic providing the perfect blend of town and country – being distinctly rural in feel yet retaining excellent convenience with the station and shops in Cookham Rise being on the doorstep and Marlow town centre being less than three miles away.
  • Cookham Dean is one of the area's most coveted locations with countless public footpaths and bridleways dissecting the area through National Trust and Woodland Trust. The wider area opens out to yet more glorious rolling countryside and a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
  • The nearby village of Cookham Rise offers an excellent supermarket and range of retailers and pubs and a train station with a service to Paddington (via Maidenhead), with a Crossrail connection at Maidenhead due in 2021. The M40 and M4 motorways are easily accessed from the A404(M).
  • The nearby town of Marlow offers an eclectic mix of local independent and national retailers with numerous bars, cafes and restaurants around the town suited for any occasion.
  • A comprehensive range of private and state schooling options, both primary and secondary, in the area include Sir William Borlase's Grammar School which is three miles away, Eton, Harrow, Wycombe Abbey, Caldicot Preparatory School and some excellent schools in the Maidenhead and Henley area.
  • Cookham Dean Common – 0.3 miles; Cookham Station – 0.7 miles, Cookham Village – 1.2 miles, Marlow High Street – 2.3 miles, River Thames - 1.5 miles.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Marlow town centre head over the suspension bridge and left onto Quarry Wood road, ascend the hill and continue onto Dean Lane for roughly ½ mile before turning right onto Hills Lane where the property can be found after a short distance on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = D