Charming listed cottage requiring modernisation
ADELIGHTFUL brick and flint Grade II listed semidetached cottage which was originally part of the Hyde House Estate owned by the late Miss Fuller’s family and sold at auction in 1952 at The Crown Hotel Old Amersham.
The cottage offers many original features including leaded light diamond pane windows, wall and ceiling beams, inglenook fireplace with bread oven in the sitting room and latch doors.An extension was built in the 1950s to provide a kitchen, as previously there had only been a scullery, and a second bedroom and bathroom. More recently a cloakroom has been added.
The grounds are a particular feature of the property, measuring approximately 145ft deep and 48ft wide, being lovingly tended over the last 40 years or so in a typical cottage garden style to include old English roses, lavender, carnations, phlox, scabious together with a huge variety of shrubs and clematis.
The cottage is situated in the Green Belt and within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with fantastic far-reaching views to the rear over beautiful farmland.
It is set back from the road with a long driveway providing ample parking.
Hyde Heath is a popular Chiltern village set about two miles from the centre of Amersham.The village offers a general store and popular primary school, whilst further extensive amenities are available at Amersham, which provides a selection of shopping facilities, schooling for children of all ages, several sports facilities, community centre, library and leisure complex.
Amersham also has a Metropolitan and mainline railway station with services to London (Baker Street, the City and Marylebone).Access is available to the M1, M4, M40 and M25 motorways.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a traditional, Buckinghamshire brick and flint cottage, now requiring modernisation and possible extension
This character cottage offers potential to modernise and possibly extend subject to planning permission. (subject to planning permission) in a stunning location on the edge of the village.
This property is being offered for sale by John Nash & Company in Amersham at a guide price of £550,000. For further information or an appointment to view please telephone 01494 725005.
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GENEROUS GROUNDS: The gardens are a particular feature of the property, being 145 ft long with an abundance of cottage garden plants.