Village Road, Denham, Uxbridge, Buckinghamshire, UB9 5BE | Property for sale | Savills
722.04 sq m(7,772 sq ft)
Guide price £5,000,000

Village RoadDenham, Uxbridge, Buckinghamshire, UB9 5BE

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Beautifully presented village house
  • Exquisite gardens backing onto the River Colne
  • Tennis court and pavillion
  • Swimming pool
  • Carp pond
  • About 1.4 acres in all

A beautifully presented and substantial village house of great character and charm, set in stunning gardens backing on to the River Colne.

About this property

  • Summerfield House is an attractive country home situated in the heart of a beautiful English village. Believed to have been built in 1920, the house oozes charm and offers elegant family living across 3 floors with a self contained one bedroom annexe.

    The house is accessed via timber electric gates which open to reveal the handsome façade. The front door opens to a spacious entrance hall with a decorative French fireplace and from where the staircase rises to the first floor and the principal reception rooms flow.

    The L shaped drawing room enjoys plenty of natural light with a dual aspect and three sets of French windows opening onto the south facing terrace. There is also a butlers pantry which is ideal when entertaining guests. Double doors lead into the impressive dining room with tall sash windows providing access outside.

    The Mark Wilkinson kitchen is fully equipped with a range of Miele appliances, breakfast island and dining area with a French windows opening to a court yard which enjoys the morning sun as well as a separate door to the south facing terrace. There is a spacious sitting room with built in bookcases and an open fire with a decorative stone surround. This leads to the family/games room and continues into the laundry room.

    There is also a study with an atrium glass roof and store room off.

    The ground floor annexe comprises a sitting room, kitchen and utility, double bedroom and bathroom.

    There are four en suite double bedrooms to the first floor including the principal suite which has fine views of the gardens, built in wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with twin sinks, a free standing bath and separate shower. There is a further double bedroom suite on the second floor.

    The gardens and grounds at Summerfield House are simply stunning and provide a private and tranquil setting.

    To the front of the house is a gravelled driveway with a turning circle and additional parking for a number of cars. There is also a double garage with electric doors.

    To the back of the house is a large south facing terrace affording magnificent views across the garden and towards the swimming pool. This is a fantastic area for entertaining and al fresco dining. Below the terrace is an attractive Carp pool.

    The gardens are laid to lawn with a full irrigation system that is powered via a bore hole, with beautiful herbaceous borders planted with a colourful selection of plants and shrubs.

    The gym has bi-folding doors that overlook the garden. There is a swimming pool with a pool house and hard tennis court with a viewing pavilion. The River Colne meanders through the southern boundary.

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Summerfield House is a fabulous country house within the highly sought after Denham village.

Hugh MaconochieProperty agent

Local information

  • Summerfield House is conveniently located in the heart of this idyllic, picturesque village within a conservation area. The village has an abundance of period buildings including traditional pubs and restaurants. Denham affords convenient access by road and rail to central London and Heathrow via
  • junction 1 of the M40 and junction 16 of the M25 which is just over half a mile away. Gerrards Cross and Denham stations provide a Chiltern Trains rail link to London Marylebone, while the Metropolitan Line underground link to Baker Street at Uxbridge is within about 2.7 miles. The Central Line underground rail link at West Ruislip (about 4 miles) is also easily accessible.
  • The area boasts a number of well-known golf courses; the highly regarded Buckinghamshire Golf Club is close by and other courses can be found in Stoke Poges, Moor Park, Burnham Beeches, Gerrards Cross and Beaconsfield, with a second club in Denham.
  • The surrounding towns and villages provide a selection of tennis, squash, cricket, rugby and football clubs. Horse racing is available at Ascot, Kempton Park and Windsor while the nearby towns of Marlow and Henley-on-Thames have popular rowing clubs. There are many beautiful riverside and woodland walks as well as a network of bridle paths in the area, including those in Denham Country Park, Langley Park, Burnham Beeches and Windsor Great Park.
  • Buckinghamshire is one of the last counties to maintain the traditional grammar school system. The area is renowned for its choice and standard of schooling. Denham has its own highly regarded primary school which is less than half a mile away. Gerrards Cross and the surrounding areas boast a number of independent schools, for boys and girls. These include Thorpe House, Gayhurst, Davenies and Caldicott for boys and Maltmans Green, Holy Cross Convent and St Mary's for girls.

Additional information

  • Denham Train Station (on foot via the footpath) 0.5 miles via road 1 mile (trains to London Marylebone from 19 minutes)
  • Uxbridge 2.5 miles (trains to London St Pancras from 46 minutes)
  • Gerrards Cross 3 miles
  • Iver 3.2 miles (trains to London Paddington from 25 minutes)
  • Beaconsfield 8 miles
  • Central London 20 miles
  • London Heathrow Airport 10 miles.
  • (All distances and times are approximate)
  • Directions: Postcode: UB9 5BE
  • EPC Rating: E
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: H