Listed Country House, Denham Village, Buckinghamshire, UB9

£2,940,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
This Grade II historic detached family home situated behind electric gates at the end of a gravel driveway is offered for sale for the first time in over 40 years. Originally built as the parish school in 1721.

Over the door of the house which was for years, even until the building of the present school, the chief place of instruction for the village, is still preserved the following inscription above the main entrance door:

"In the Year of Our Lord 1721

THIS CHARITY SCHOOL

was Erected By Subscription of ye Inhabitants

of this Parish and Other well disposed Person

and is perpetually Endowed by

Sir William Bowyer Baronet of Denham Court

with Thirty Pounds pr Annum,

GO AND DO LIKEWISE"

The accommodation includes six bedrooms, two bathrooms, three reception rooms, one with French doors leading into the garden, study, downstairs cloakroom, a stunning kitchen/breakfast room with access to a cellar.

The property is set within two thirds of an acre of primarily walled mature landscaped gardens. Including two double garages, a summer house with a sedum roof and various out buildings.

LOCATION

Denham Village survives as a peaceful and unspoiled hamlet of historical interest protected under a preservation order. This property is set in the heart of this highly photogenic village backing onto the Buckinghamshire golf course and Denham Country Park.

Denham Village offers an excellent train service via the Chiltern Line to London (Marylebone average journey time 23 minutes) from Denham station just 5 minutes walk from the village. Being situated within the M25 the location offers convenient access via the M40 (J1) and M25 (J16). Heathrow is just 8 miles to the south with Gerrards Cross 3.5 miles and Beaconsfield 9 miles to the west. The West End of London is just 18 miles drive away.

The village is within easy reach of excellent Infant, Grammar and Public Schools. With a multiple choice of sports and leisure facilities nearby.

Viewing is highly recommended strictly by appointment.

The Freehold is offered at £3,000,000.

Subject to contract.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01787 312401

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