Savills | Bigfrith Lane, Cookham Dean, Berkshire, SL6 9PH | Property for sale
1,851 sq ft(171.96 sq m)
Guide price £1,350,000

Bigfrith LaneCookham Dean, Berkshire, SL6 9PH

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Beautiful character home in great order
  • Central village location yet good privacy
  • Views over National Trust land
  • Flexible layout, ideal for a family
  • Detached home office, ideal for home working
  • Perfect for Cookham Dean Primary School

A beautifully presented period home with modern interiors, detached office and four bedrooms situated in a sought-after setting in Cookham Dean, perfect for the primary school.

About this property

  • This well-proportioned family home has a sought-after setting in the pretty village of Cookham Dean, within easy access to Cookham station and its many amenities and being particularly convenient for Cookham Dean Primary School. The home is believed to date back to the early 1900s and has been extensively improved and extended over the years to create a modern family residence while incorporating a variety of period features including a brick fireplace and exposed beams. The high ceilings and generous room sizes characteristic of the age of this property are also a feature. More recent additions to the home include a useful play room that can double as an additional guest bedroom, and a detached office providing excellent home working facilities.

    The accommodation has excellent natural light throughout and extends to over 1700 sqft, including an entrance hall, spacious and modern kitchen/breakfast room with range cooker and excellent storage, a ground floor shower room, a large L-shape open plan living/dining room and a separate play room which could equally be used as an additional bedroom space. Upstairs there is a main bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and en suite shower room, two further double bedrooms and a smaller fourth bedroom/study. A family bathroom completes the impressive accommodation.

    Outside
    There is parking to rear of this property, with two gravel parking spaces being accessed by an electric gate. The rear garden is a good size and is laid to lawn with mature greenery throughout including a selection of trees and shrubs. There are a number of paved spaces for garden furniture and views over open farmland to the rear.

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Such a charming home, and a great location too - perfect for the primary school.

Alex ReidProperty agent

Local information

  • Cookham Dean is a delightful village, atop the hillside surrounded by open land in part owned by the National Trust, which forms part of the Cookham Commons, a series of grassland commons providing habitats for wildlife and protection from development.
  • The village is idyllic providing the perfect blend of town and country, being distinctly rural in feel yet retaining excellent convenience with the village centre on the doorstep and Marlow town centre being about two miles down Winter Hill. Cookham Rise, about 1 mile away, provides a good range of local shops and facilities together with a railway station providing a connecting service to Paddington via Maidenhead, with its future Crossrail connection.
  • The nearby town of Marlow offers an eclectic mix of local independent and national retailers with numerous bars, cafes and restaurants around the town suited for any occasion. Cookham Dean is one of the area's most coveted locations with countless public footpaths and bridleways through National Trust land.
  • The wider area opens out to yet more glorious rolling countryside and a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is excellent walking within the Thames Valley and Chiltern countryside, boating on the River Thames and golf at various local courses, including Winter Hill and Temple.
  • The M4 and M40 motorways both connect with the M25 network and Heathrow (via the M4) is about 20 miles away.
  • Schools, both state and private, are well catered for the in the area. A comprehensive range of private and state schooling options in the area include Sir William Borlase's Grammar School, Eton, Harrow, Wycombe Abbey, Caldicot Preparatory School and some excellent schools in the Maidenhead and Henley area.

Additional information

  • Directions: The property is situated in the heart of Cookham Dean Village. From the Church, head east along Church Lane and keep right, branching into Bigfrith Lane. Continue for a short while and you'll find Four Winds on the right hand side of the road, down a quiet gravel driveway immediately after Cookham Dean Primary School.
  • EPC Rating = D
  • Tenure = Freehold