Savills | Lakes Lane, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2LA | Property for sale
940 sq ft(87.33 sq m)
Guide price £555,000

Lakes LaneBeaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2LA

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in June 2021
  • Open planned kitchen and dining
  • Newly updated family bathroom
  • Garden with an outbuilding
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Walking distance to the shops

Charming period cottage with garden studio located in the heart of Beaconsfield Old Town.

About this property

  • A delightful two bedroom period cottage, believed to date back to about 1840, and ideally located in the heart of the historic Old Town. The property retains a wealth of charm and character and benefits from a long garden together with a superb garden studio, perfect for use as a home office.

    On the ground floor the front door opens into the charming sitting room, full of character with features including a beautiful engineered oak wood floor, exposed beams and a brick fireplace with a wood burning stove. Lying to the rear of the house is the kitchen/dining room with stone flooring and lovely garden views. The conservatory/dining area is flooded with natural light, with double doors opening on to the terrace, and there is plenty of room for a good sized dining table. The kitchen itself is well equipped with a comprehensive range of painted shaker style units complemented by Quartz worktops, with integrated appliances including an induction hob with extractor over, double oven, dishwasher, washing machine, built-in fridge and freezer.

    Stairs from the sitting room lead to the first floor landing. There are two double bedrooms on this floor, one to the front and the other to the rear, both with fitted wardrobes, and served by the well appointed bathroom.

    The long rear garden is a real feature of the property with an area of lawn, planted borders and a garden path. Located towards the end of the garden is a fantastic studio/home office offering great versatility with power, heating and wi-fi, together with a good sized store room. There are several seating and dining areas, with a terrace adjoining the house, a raised decked area and an adjacent patio, all providing ideal entertaining space. Behind the studio lies a garden shed giving useful outside storage. The garden is enclosed with high hedging and fencing.

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Beautifully presented characterful home with an open kitchen and dining which opens up nicely to the very well sized garden. This home is on the door step to the shops, cafes, pubs and restaurant in the old town of Beaconsfield.

Richard SharmanProperty agent

Local information

  • M40 (J2) 0.2 miles, Beaconsfield station 1.2 miles, Gerrards Cross 3.9 miles, Amersham station 5.6 miles, Heathrow (T5) 14.3 miles, central London 23 miles. All distances are approximate.
  • This charming period cottage is located in an enviable position, peacefully located on Lakes Lane yet only minutes from the local amenities of Old Beaconsfield. The picturesque Old Town dates back to the thirteenth century with fine Georgian buildings. Local facilities include convenience and independent retail stores together with a variety of restaurants and public houses. There is a weekly market on Tuesdays and a monthly Saturday farmers market. The New Town offers an excellent range of shops for day to day needs including Marks and Spencer Simply Food, Waitrose and Sainsburys.
  • Communication links in the area are excellent. There are regular train services from Beaconsfield to London Marylebone (from 24 minutes at the time of writing) and Birmingham. There are also rail connections to London Paddington from Burnham and Maidenhead, which will also benefit from Crossrail, due for completion in the next few years, giving direct and fast journey times to London's West End, City and Canary Wharf. The M40 is accessible from Beaconsfield (J2) and Loudwater (J3). Sports enthusiasts are well catered for with local tennis, riding, squash, golf, cricket, rugby and football clubs. There are several National Trust properties in the area including Cliveden, Hughenden and West Wycombe Park.
  • Buckinghamshire is renowned for its choice and standard of schooling. The county is one of the last to maintain the traditional grammar school system, of which the Beaconsfield High School for girls and the Royal Grammar School for boys in High Wycombe are the closest. Local independent schools include Caldicott, The Beacon and Davenies for boys, High March, Pipers Corner and Godstowe for girls, to name a few.

Additional information

  • Services: All mains services connected. Please note that none of the services have been tested.
  • EPC Rating = D