Stockwell Lane, Little Meadle, Aylesbury, HP17 9UG | Property for sale | Savills
3,027 sq ft(281.22 sq m)
Guide price £795,000

Stockwell LaneLittle Meadle, Aylesbury, HP17 9UG

    Key features

    • Idyllic rural location
    • Excellent family accommodation
    • Potential for office/annexe
    • Exposed beams throughout
    • Exceptional vaulted kitchen

    Beautiful 18th century barn conversion in an idyllic hamlet setting surrounded by open fields.

    About this property

    • Enjoying a picturesque setting overlooking open fields, in a development of just three barns, Meadowsweet Barn dates back to the 18th century and was formerly part of an array of cattle sheds on Stockwell Lane Farm. The property offers fabulous accommodation of character and charm with features including an abundance of exposed timbers throughout, with vaulted ceilings and iron latch doors.

      On the ground floor the reception hall leads to both the living and the majority of the bedroom accommodation. The kitchen/breakfast room, flowing through to the dining room, is an impressive space, perfect for both family life and entertaining friends. The kitchen itself is well equipped with a range of handmade units, complemented by granite and sold wood worktops. An island unit provides further work space and an integrated fridge/freezer. French doors from the dining room open on to the outside patio. Overlooking the garden, the characterful dual aspect sitting room features an inglenook fireplace with a woodburning stove and French doors to the garden.

      Accessed from the reception hall are three bedrooms, all with built-in cupboards, and a family bathroom. The vaulted principal bedroom benefits from a dual aspect and an en suite shower room. On the first floor is a useful versatile space, ideal as a study or a snug, and a further bedroom with a private cloakroom.

      To the front is a shared gravelled driveway and a double garage with store room above, offering the potential for use as a home office. A timber gate and stone paved path leads to the front door. The front garden is laid to lawn and is well enclosed with hedging and mature trees. A gate to the side, leads to a covered walkway and though to the tranquil, rear garden with an area of lawn and well stocked beds and borders. A paved patio adjoins the barn to the rear, providing an ideal spot for outside dining and entertaining.

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    What a hidden gem in a stunning location.

    Tamsin ScottProperty agent

    Local information

    • Princes Risborough 3.5 miles, Aylesbury 7 miles, High Wycombe 12 miles, M40 (J5) 9.5 miles, Heathrow (T5) 31 miles, central London (Baker Street) 40 miles. All distances are approximate.
    • Meadowsweet Barn occupies a beautiful semi-rural setting in the peaceful hamlet of Meadle, located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The market town of Princes Risborough is about 3.5 miles away, providing a selection of everyday shopping facilities, churches, restaurants and a library. In addition is a fast Chiltern Line railway connection with London Marylebone (from 36 minutes at the time of writing) and Birmingham. More comprehensive facilities can be found in the popular towns of Aylesbury and High Wycombe.
    • The area has a number of golf clubs including the highly regarded eighteen hole Ellesborough Golf Club, while Princes Risborough has its own tennis club. The house is situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with beautiful walks, cycle paths and extensive bridleways. In particular the Ridgeway, Midshires Way and Buckinghamshire Way provide opportunities for a number of historic and picturesque walks and riding.
    • Buckinghamshire is renowned for its choice and standard of schooling, both state and private, as the county is one of the last to maintain the traditional grammar school system. Well regarded grammar schools include the Royal Grammar School and John Hampden School in High Wycombe for boys, Wycombe High School and Aylesbury Grammar School for girls, The Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School for boys and girls.
    • Nearby independent schools include The Griffin preparatory school at Great Kimble, as well as The Beacon for boys, The Gateway for boys & girls, Pipers Corner and Wycombe Abbey for girls.

    Additional information

    • Services: Water and electricity connected. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Please note that none of the services have been tested.
    • Agents Note: The property has private drainage and it may not be compliant with the government regulations/registered with the appropriate body.
    • EPC Rating: D
    • Tenure: Freehold
    • Council Tax Band: G