Savills | Beacon Hill, Penn, Buckinghamshire, HP10 8NH | Property for sale
2,726 sq ft(253.25 sq m)
Guide price £1,400,000

Beacon HillPenn, Buckinghamshire, HP10 8NH


    Key features

    • Ideally positioned in a sought after location in Penn
    • A lovely character family home
    • With the benefit of the opportunity to improve or extend
    • Approximately over 2,700 square feet of accommodation
    • Secluded gardens and ample driveway parking

    Charming brick and flint village house in a secluded position on sought after Beacon Hill.

    About this property

    • Orchard Cottage is an attractive family home of character with spacious and versatile living accommodation over two floors with potential to improve and extend subject to the usual planning consents. The cottage offers four reception rooms, conservatory and a generous kitchen/breakfast room on the ground floor and it also offers four double bedrooms and three bath or shower rooms split between the ground and first floors. Situated in a secluded traffic free location there is a double garage with adjacent car port and a secluded rear garden.

      The reception hall with stairs rising to the first floor has a cloakroom adjacent and leads to the main reception rooms. These comprise a good sized sitting room with feature brick fireplace, box bay window to the front and French doors to the rear garden. A family room has another box bay window and is situated to the front of the house. The dining room has double doors leading to the conservatory which offers access and views to the mature, secluded rear garden. The useful study has a further box bay window to the front. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted in a range of units with granite work surfaces and a breakfast bar. Fitted appliances include a double oven, gas hob with extractor over, and a dishwasher. There is plenty of room for a sitting or dining area. The utility room has fitted units and a sink as well as appliance spaces, a stable door leads to an external side passageway which in turn gives us access to the double garage. The ground floor also has two bedrooms which are served by a family bathroom.

      On the first floor the principal bedroom has a range of built-in wardrobes with views over the rear garden, it also has the benefit of an en suite shower room with corner shower cubicle and a door giving access to an eaves storage area. On this floor is a further double bedroom with more garden views. A bathroom with a white suite serves this bedroom.

      Outside
      Orchard Cottage is approached off a quiet village lane through a five bar vehicular gate, on to a gravel driveway with parking for four/five cars and a double garage with electrically operated door and a carport adjacent. There is gated access to both sides of the house. The rear garden has a terrace area leading on to a good sized area of lawn surrounded by a host of mature shrubs and trees including roses, Magnolia, Bamboo and Laurel. To the rear of the garden is a small further terrace area. The garden is predominantly east facing and offers a high degree of seclusion.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Spacious brick and flint family home with scope to improve/extend in a wonderful village location.

    Chris MoorhouseProperty agent

    Local information

    • Beaconsfield town centre and train station 3 miles (Chiltern Line to London Marylebone fastest trains from 23 minutes), High Wycombe town and train station 4.4 miles (Marylebone fastest trains from 30 minutes), M40 (J2) 4 miles, Heathrow 19 miles, London (Baker Street) 29 miles. All times and distances are approximate and correct at the time of writing.
    • Beacon Hill is regarded as the best location in the sought after village of Penn. Penn is an attractive village, with its green with duck pond, as well as a convenience store and an independent delicatessen for day to day needs. There are four pubs; Old Queens Head (gastro pub), The Crown (pub and restaurant), The Red Lion (country village pub overlooking the green and duck pond), The Horse and Jockey (village pub) and First and Middle schools.
    • Conveniently located for the countryside of The Chilterns, the property is well placed for commuting to central London from Beaconsfield and High Wycombe train stations, both a few miles distant. Road connections are also good with the A404, which links with junction 4 of the M40 and the M4 (Junction 8/9).
    • Buckinghamshire is renowned for its choice and standard of schooling. The county is one of the last to maintain the traditional grammar school system. Independent schools in the area include Wycombe Abbey, Caldicott, The Beacon, Godstowe and Davenies.

    Additional information

    • Services: Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas.
    • Agents Note: Photographs taken in September 2018.
    • Directions: From London take the M40 to Junction 2 and exit. Follow the short dual carriageway signposted Amersham and Beaconsfield. At the large roundabout turn left and follow the A40 into Beaconsfield. Turn right at the second roundabout on to the B474 signed posted Hazlemere and Penn. Follow this road for about 3 miles, through Beaconsfield new town and into Penn. After passing the left hand turn onto Pauls Hill and Holy Trinity Church, continue for about 0.25 mile to Slades classic car garage. Turn left here into Beacon Hill and the lane leading to Orchard Cottage will be found after a short distance on the left hand side.
    • EPC Rating = D