Savills | Park Avenue, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 5DU | Property for sale
492.01 sq m(5,296 sq ft)
Guide price £2,500,000

Park AvenueChorleywood, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 5DU

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2021
  • 42' sitting room
  • Excellent cooks kitchen with range cooker
  • Self-contained annexe/office
  • Extensive garaging for five/six cars
  • No upper chain

Luxuriously appointed five bedroom character house in a private gated road.

About this property

  • This outstanding Arts and Craft style family home has been extended and improved over the years by the current owners to create a stunning house of immense style and quality throughout with great attention to detail. Features include attractive moulded panelling to many rooms, classic period radiators and coving.

    The property is entered through an impressive entrance porch into a lovely light and open galleried reception hall with huge windows to the front of the property. The hallway has a sweeping staircase to the first floor, with quality fitted marble
    floor with Nero Marquana tiles with uplighters. This extends
    into the inner hallway linking the principal reception rooms and the kitchen/breakfast room. Glazed double doors open to the spectacular principal 42' reception room providing elegant living, dining, music room and family space with fine views to the gardens, again with beautiful marble flooring and two sets of sliding doors doors.

    The double aspect kitchen/breakfast room is the main hub of the home and has been thoughtfully planned and stylishly finished with a large island workstation with wine fridge, one and half bowl sink unit with drainer and integrated Neff dishwasher. There is a further extensive range of wall units with Neff appliances including double oven, two-ring Neff hob with AEG extractor hood over, microwave, coffee machine, fridge and freezer.

    There a pleasant sitting area with stone fireplace with attractive patterned stone flooring and sliding patio doors open to the terrace and garden.

    The inner hallway is in itself a fine feature which leads to the family room, adjoining this is the utility room/cooks kitchen equipped with a comprehensive range of appliances. To compliment the ground floor accommodation is a large coats/ cloakroom and gym.

    To the first floor there is a wonderful principal bedroom suite finished to a luxurious standard with two sets of double windows with sliding doors, shutters and a Juliet balcony giving fine views over the grounds. The en suite bath/shower room is beautifully fitted and has marble flooring and a secret dressing room. There are two further bedroom suites to this floor and a family bathroom all finished to a similar style and quality. Complimenting this floor is a night cloakroom. To the second floor is the fourth bedroom suite.

    The self-contained annexe/office has its own entrance from the front courtyard/driveway currently configured as an office/bedroom five with a fully fitted kitchen and shower room. This offers excellent ‘lockdown' home working space, however could easily be reconfigured to use as a comfortable teenage, au pair or granny annexe.

    Outside
    The grounds are in all about 0.60 of an acre. The property is set behind a high brick wall and approached through electronic double gates to a wide courtyard driveway providing good parking space for many cars. There are two connected garage blocks, the first is a double with up and over electric doors and the second is a triple being longer in length and able to store
    more cars.

    To the rear is a large terrace with two ornamental fish ponds one with a fountain and small cabana/garden room adjoining. There are glazed covered areas providing an excellent covered sitting area off the kitchen and main reception room forming a superb entertaining area. This leads to large level lawns providing excellent space for children to play safely with a further ornamental fountain. There is a timber shed/ large wood store. The gardens have been attractively landscaped
    and are another great feature of this impressive family home.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

We are delighted to be offering this exceptional luxury family home set in a private gated road.

Graeme WarrenProperty agent

Local information

  • Silver Birches is situated in arguably one of the most convenient locations with excellent access to the M25 and approximately 1.6 miles from Rickmansworth station.
  • Park Avenue is an exclusive private and safe gated road
  • with some exceptional properties.
  • Rickmansworth is a busy commuter town combining an eclectic mix of the old and new.
  • Rickmansworth Station provides a frequent Metropolitan Line service to London, Baker Street and The City and the Chiltern Turbo a fast main line service to Marylebone.
  • There are several excellent state and independent primary and
  • secondary schools in the area.
  • The M25 can be accessed at Junctions 17 & 18; M1 and M40
  • within a few miles with all four major airports within approximately 30 minutes to one and a quarter hours away.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = C