Savills | Lock Road, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1QW | Property for sale
2,105 sq ft(195.56 sq m)
Guide price £1,500,000

Lock RoadMarlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1QW

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Chain free (Probate) sale
  • Popular residential location close to the town centre
  • Lovely south-west aspect rear garden
  • Ample room to extend and refurbish, subject to obtaining consent
  • Good size frontage with driveway and double garage

Offered for sale chain free is this handsome family home in a sought-after town location. Room to extend (subject to planning).

About this property

  • This attractive and imposing family home has pleasingly symmetrical front elevations and is built in the neo-Georgian style though it is believed to have been constructed in the 1950s. The house is well presented internally and has been lovingly looked after by the vendor though it is somewhat dated and offers fantastic scope for modernisation and personalisation by the new owner; neighbouring properties of a similar style which have been recently updated offer a fantastic example of the considerable potential (subject to obtaining the necessary consents). The house has good-size rooms throughout and high ceilings and tall windows which afford excellent natural light and a further promote the feeling of light and space.

    The total floor plan extends to about 2100 sq ft and is accessed via an entrance hall leading to a fitted kitchen, 20ft sitting room and adjoining dining room creating a wonderful entertaining space and a separate family room to the rear. There is also a ground floor shower room with w.c. and a useful utility room accessed via the garage. Upstairs there is a principal bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and en suite bathroom, plus three further generous double bedrooms all with fitted storage and a family bathroom.

    Outside

    The house is approached over a good size driveway with space for a number of cars, leading up to a double garage which has a utility space at the rear. The formal gardens to the front are attractively landscaped to feature lawns and a variety of shrubs, while the westerly-aspect rear garden is also laid to lawn and is planted with a variety of mature plants, trees and flowerbeds. A paved terrace provide space for outdoor entertaining.

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This house has such great potential, I cannot wait to see what a buyer makes of it.

Richard MabyProperty agent

Local information

  • Lock Road is a popular residential road to the east of Marlow town centre, ideally located for the High Street and the station, in addition to the High Street and Thames Path following the river.
  • Marlow town offers a superb range of retailers, with an eclectic mix of local independent and national retailers. There are numerous bars, cafes and restaurants dotted around the town offering destinations for any occasion.
  • The town itself is situated on the banks of the river Thames and there are many leisure facilities locally including sailing and walking.
  • Just outside the town, the area opens out to glorious rolling countryside and a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Outdoor pursuits are numerous, as are golf, football, cricket and rugby clubs.
  • For commuters, the town has a train station to Paddington (via Maidenhead) and the M40/M4 motorways are accessed from the A404(M) which passes the town.

Additional information

  • Directions: At the double roundabout at the bottom of the High Street take the exit onto Station Road and continue for 0.3 miles. Turn right onto Lock Road and proceed south until you reach 28A on the right-hand side.
  • EPC Rating = D
  • Tenure = Freehold