Penn Street, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0PX | Property for sale | Savills
2,026 sq ft(188.22 sq m)
Guide price £1,250,000

Penn StreetAmersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0PX

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Grade II listed family home
  • Deceptive accommodation in excess of 2,000sq ft
  • A wealth or original character
  • Overlooking the village common
  • Catchment for popular schooling

A handsome Grade II listed family home overlooking the village common which boasts a wealth of original character and charm, with potential to further improve if required.

About this property

  • A handsome Grade II listed family home, believed to have formally been two C17 workers' cottages, subsequently joined together and more recently extended to provide deceptive accommodation in excess of 2,000sq ft. The property presents well throughout and whilst some updating is required, offers a wealth original features including open fireplaces and exposed timbers.

    The living accommodation is well planned and comprises a generous double aspect formal living room with open fireplace, a separate dining room with a large inglenook style fireplace and a further conservatory addition accessed from a useful study area. The comprehensively fitted kitchen is a good size and has a separate utility room.

    The bedroom accommodation is arranged over the top two floors and provides five bedrooms (2 with limited head room) served by two bath/shower rooms (one en suite).

    An undoubted feature of the property is its wonderful setting overlooking the village common. The property is approached over a pretty cottage garden with a driveway to the side providing ample parking and leading to a garage and workshop. From here a covered walkway gives access to the house itself.

    Enjoying a pleasant South Westerly aspect the rear gardens are mainly laid to lawn with patio areas for outside seating. The property offers wonderful views across open fields to the rear over a post and rail fence.

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This beautiful family home is simply the most quintessentially English cottage to come to the market locally in some time.

Mike LillitouProperty agent

Local information

  • Located within the Chilterns ‘area of outstanding natural beauty' Penn Street is a picturesque village centred around its wonderful village green and two popular pub/restaurants The Squirrel and the Hit or Miss. Opposite is the Holy Trinity CofE Church built in 1849 and access into Penn Woods owned by the woodland trust, providing many miles of footpaths for country walking. Close by is the Curzon C of E Primary School.
  • The village is located off the A404 which links Amersham and High Wycombe. Amersham on the Hill including the Metropolitan/Chiltern Station for the London commuter and Beaconsfield (Chiltern Line) are both about four miles away. The M40 and M25 motorways connect with the wider motorway network and London airports.
  • The area is renowned for its excellent educational facilities including Dr Challoner's Grammar School in Amersham & The Royal Grammar School in High Wycombe, both for boys, along with Dr Challoner's High School in Little Chalfont and Beaconsfield High School, both for girls.

Additional information

  • Council Tax Band = G
  • EPC Exempt
  • Tenure = Freehold