The Woods, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 3EY | Property for sale | Savills
448.54 sq m(4,828 sq ft)
Guide price £2,500,000

The WoodsNorthwood, Middlesex, HA6 3EY

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in August 2022
  • Gated parking and double garage
  • Exceptional storage space
  • Separate ground floor annexe
  • Versatile accommodation

Substantial character house on a mature gated plot of about 0.76 acres.

About this property

  • Wildacre is an extended detached house enjoying a mature and private plot of about 0.76 acres. The house offers versatile accommodation with the benefit of an attached but separate ground floor annexe suitable for dependent or disabled relative, staff accommodation or rental use. The property has the potential for further development subject to the usual planning consents, although it already offers substantial space including 7 bedrooms if required.

    The ground floor has an entrance vestibule and reception hall with stairs, study area with picture window overlooking the gardens and a cloakroom. The formal sitting room has three windows to front and leads to through to a large office or further reception room. Adjacent to this and also with access from the sitting room is the dining room which has window to side and french doors to a garden courtyard with fountain. From this room there is a door to the attached annexe which comprises, hallway with external door, kitchen, wet shower room suitable for wheelchair access and generous bedroom/sitting room with two pairs of French doors overlooking the courtyard.

    Accessed from the main hallway there is a cosy family room with open brick fireplace which leads in turn to a conservatory. The country style kitchen is fitted with dark oak faced units and has island unit with ceramic hob inset into stone work tops, terra cotta flooring and a breakfast area. There is also a play room and utility room that lead in turn to the attached double garage which has a staircase up to a mezzanine storage area.
    The first floor offers a huge principal bedroom suite occupying one wing of the house. The bedroom has sleeping, sitting and dressing areas with substantial wardrobe space, a large ensuite bathroom with separate bath and shower cubicle and there is an adjacent dressing room or further bedroom also with wardrobes. On the other side of the landing there are four further bedroom and a family bathroom facing to the rear of the house with views over the gardens.

    The gardens of the house are a particular feature of the property facing south west to the rear with extensive level lawns, mature shrubs and rhododendrons and mature trees primarily to the boundary. Directly to the back of the house there is a large brick paviour terrace perfect for entertaining with brick built covered gas barbeque. Storage is well catered for with summer house, workshop and store buildings “hidden” in the shrub borders. The house is accessed via electric gates to a block paved driveway affording parking for multiple vehicles.

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Fantastic plot with great potential

Douglas SleaperProperty agent

Local information

  • London is just 16 miles (approx) and is reached by rail from Northwood Metropolitan Line underground railway station (Baker Street 35 minutes approx). The M40 at Uxbridge (5 miles approx). Watford (4 miles approx), and Harrow (6 miles approx) are all accessible by road and offer multiple shopping centres.
  • Northwood provides a wide range of shops with multiple stores including Waitrose, Boots and Costa Coffee. There is an interesting selection of quality restaurants serving multi-cultural cuisine and several coffee/snack bars.
  • Sports and fitness enthusiasts are well catered for with clubs for Golf, Tennis, Football, Cricket and extensive facilities within the David Lloyd Sports and Social Club.
  • There is a good choice of schools in the area both state and private including St Helen's and Northwood College for girls, St Martin's, St John's and Merchant Taylors' for boys.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = E
  • Tenure = Freehold