- Individual character 3/4 bedroom family home
- Over 2000 sqft of outstanding open-plan living space
- Contemporary interior
- Large gated courtyard, enclosed rear gardens and double garage
- Bespoke fitted kitchen with white marble worktops
- Air source heat pump and under floor central heating
- Excellent energy rating
- Set in a beautiful hamlet close to Thame & Princes Risborough
A character detached family home constructed from traditional stock brick elevations under a clay tiled roof that belies the stunning contemporary interior on offer. On entering the property a bright and airy entrance hall instantly opens onto a breathtaking open plan living space set out into three distinctive zones. The kitchen has recently been fitted with a comprehensive range of ‘deVOL’ bespoke floor units with white marble worktops and includes a large central island with hardwood worktop and inset ‘Smeg’ range oven including an induction hob. Beyond the kitchen the room opens onto the main living area which features a lovely sitting room with open fire and patio doors leading to the rear terrace and gardens. To the front aspect the ceiling raises to reveal a vaulted roof line with skylights bathing the room in light. Currently used as the dining room, this delightful space has double doors that lead to the front courtyard. Ground floor living space continues with a 20’ family room/bedroom 4 overlooking the rear gardens, a useful utility/boot room and the advantage of guest cloakroom.
First floor living features a 22’ master bedroom with built-in storage and en-suite bathroom with two further double bedrooms served by a beautiful family bathroom featuring a ‘Fired Earth’ tiled floor, roll top bath with separate thermostatically controlled shower over, basin and low level WC. Externally the property is approached through double timber gates leading to a private gravelled driveway with parking for numerous vehicles. This secluded area enjoys a sunny aspect and includes a small patio with double doors to the house. The drive also provides access to a double garage with a single electric door with personal door to the side. The gardens to the rear of the property have been landscaped and include a large terrace with the remainder being laid mainly to lawn with raised herb and vegetable beds. The plot is fully enclosed by close boarded fence-work with rosemary & lavender borders.
Superbly situated in the heart of the pretty hamlet of Henton, the property is surrounded by an area of outstanding natural beauty and boasting far reaching views of countryside and The Chiltern Hills beyond. Henton itself is a small but very pretty hamlet, mainly consisting of farm buildings and pretty period cottages. There is a healthy horse riding community with many bridal paths and riding schools offering livery and hacking. The Peacock country Inn is located at the bottom of the hamlet, offering fine food, accommodation and a well deserved drink after a refreshing ridgeway walk. Commuting: the nearby Princes Risborough railway station provides a comprehensive service into London Marylebone (approx. 36 mins) and the M40 is located five minutes away at Junction 5, providing excellent access into London and Birmingham.Education: the nearby village of Chinnor provides two excellent primary schools at St Andrews and Mill Lane with the reputable preparatory school at nearby Ashfold School. Lord Williams secondary school is located in nearby Thame with a regular bus service – this school has achieved ‘outstanding’ status from ofsted. A selection of private secondary schools are located in Oxford with a regular bus service from Thame. Shopping: the nearby market town of Thame provides excellent shopping facilities which include Waitrose, Sainsbury’s, award winning butchers and ‘The Aga shop’. Health: both a health surgery and dentist practice is available in Chinnor. Transport, a regular bus service is available in Chinnor, linking Thame, Oxford, Aylesbury & High Wycombe.