Howards Wood Drive, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 7HN | Property for sale | Savills
3,205 sq ft(297.75 sq m)
Guide price £1,500,000

Howards Wood DriveGerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 7HN


    Key features

    • Gated development
    • 1 bed annexe
    • Double garage
    • Landscaped gardens
    • Located 2 miles from Train Station

    Elegant family home in a secure gated development.

    About this property

    • An attractive and spacious family home ideally located in this secure gated development. The property is perfect for growing families, enjoying excellent reception space with five bedrooms, a lovely rear garden, double garage and with the benefit of a self contained annexe.

      The ground floor offers excellent family space with most of the reception rooms accessed from the generous central reception hall. An elegant sitting room, with a feature fireplace and a box bay window overlooks the frontage, with doors opening into the conservatory to the rear, filled with light and overlooking the garden, with French doors on to the terrace. The kitchen/breakfast room, opening into the family room is the hub of the house and perfect for family life. Well appointed, the kitchen is comprehensively equipped with an excellent range of units complemented by granite worktops. Appliances include a five ring gas hob, extractor, double oven, dishwasher and with space for an American style fridge freezer. There is plenty of space for a dining table and the adjacent family room has French doors on to the garden. Just off the kitchen is a fully fitted utility room, with a shower cubicle, space for appliances and door access to the garage. Completing the accommodation on this floor is a dining room to the front, a quietly situated study and a cloakroom off the reception hall.

      On the first floor, the principal bedroom overlooks the garden to the rear, with a large walk in wardrobe and an en suite bathroom. There is a guest bedroom, with fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room, while the remaining three bedrooms, two with built-in wardrobes, are served by a family bath/shower room.

      Outside
      Approached through communal electric gates giving access to the development, the property has an attractive frontage, with an area of lawn, planted borders and a driveway giving off street parking, together with a double garage. The rear garden enjoys a decked area adjoining the rear of the house, providing an ideal spot for outside dining and relaxation. The garden is predominately laid to lawn, with planted borders while fencing and mature trees give a good deal of privacy. Of particular note is the self contained annexe, accessed from the garden, comprising a sitting/bedroom room, fully fitted kitchen and en suite shower room.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Perfect if you are looking for a property with an annexe in a gated development.

    Ben DommettProperty agent

    Local information

    • Gerrards Cross station 2 miles, Beaconsfield 6.3 miles, Heathrow (T5) 14 miles, London (Baker Street) 20 miles. All distances are approximate.
    • Gerrards Cross is a picturesque town offering comprehensive facilities which include an ‘Everyman' cinema, supermarkets, independent shops and boutiques, and a good selection of cafes and restaurants. Sports enthusiasts are well catered for with two tennis clubs, squash club, football club and a cricket club. There are several golf clubs in the area including Gerrards Cross Golf Club, The Beaconsfield Golf Club (Seer Green) and The Buckinghamshire Golf Club (Denham).
    • Popular with commuters, communication links in the area are excellent; the M40 and M25 afford access to the M4, Heathrow and Gatwick airports and central London. Of particular note is Gerrards Cross station, providing a fast and regular Chiltern train link with London Marylebone and the London Underground (from 21 minutes at the time of writing).
    • Buckinghamshire is renowned for its choice and standard of schooling, both state and public. The county is one of the last to maintain the traditional grammar school system, of which Dr Challoner's Grammar School for boys (Amersham), Dr Challoner's High School for girls (Little Chalfont) and Beaconsfield High School for girls (Beaconsfield) are the closest. Local independent preparatory schools include Thorpe House, Davenies, Caldicott (for boys), St. Marys and Maltmans Green (for girls) and Gayhurst for girls and boys.

    Additional information

    • Services: All mains services connected. Please note that none of the services have been tested.
    • Agents Note: You should make enquiries about the external wall system of the property, if it has cladding, and if it is safe or if there are interim measures in place.
    • Service Charge: £600 per annum
    • Council Tax: H
    • Directions: From London follow the M40 and exit at junction 2, take the A355 towards Gerrards Cross and at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto London Road/A40. After approximately 3.8 miles turn right onto Fulmer Road. Continue for approximately 0.7 miles and then turn right onto Fulmer Drive and first left onto Howards Wood Drive. Just before number 32 on the right hand side take the right hand turning and the development is through electric gates at the end of this driveway.
    • EPC Rating = C
    • Tenure = Freehold