Charm­ing listed cot­tage re­quir­ing mod­erni­sa­tion

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - BUCKS PROPERTY -

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.


GEN­ER­OUS GROUNDS: The gar­dens are a par­tic­u­lar fea­ture of the prop­erty, be­ing 145 ft long with an abun­dance of cot­tage gar­den plants.

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