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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Missenden Road, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 1JZ

Guide Price £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 bath/shower rooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • kitchen/breakfast room
  • heated swimming pool
  • garage/stores/stables
  • total plot 1.7 acres
  • EPC rating = F

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Hillbury House is located mile outside the picturesque Chesham Old Town on the Missenden Road. Chesham provides comprehensive shopping facilities and amenities in the pedestrianised High Street as well as the Metropolitan Line station for the London commuter. Amersham about 3 miles away also offers a Metropolitan and Chiltern Line service to London, Baker Street/Marylebone respectively. The area is renowned for its excellent educational facilities including Chesham Grammar School, Dr Challoners Boys Grammar School in Amersham and High School for girls in Little Chalfont.


Hillbury House is a mature detached house built in the early 1900's improved and extended over the years to create a substantial five bedroom family house. Matching the original style many of the windows have been replaced with hardwood frames and aluminium double glazed leaded light inserts. There is a stylish fitted kitchen/breakfast room with an extensive rangeof high gloss units with granite worktops, central island, upstands and sills. It incorporates a built in Britannia gas hob, Miele electric oven and plate warmer and integrated Miele dishwasher and wine cooler. Open plan to this is the breakfast area and there are bifolding doors with internal venetian blinds and windows overlooking the patio for alfresco dining.
There are four reception rooms, including a family room leading off the kitchen and an elegant double aspect lounge with bow windows and an attractive polished limestone fireplace with slate hearth. Connected is a study with fitted furniture with its own cloakroom and entrance door. The upstairs landing includes a useful study area and laundry room and a total of five bedrooms, two well appointed bathrooms and a shower room en suite to the main bedroom.
Hillbury House stands within a total of 1.7 acres, including a one acre paddock/meadow to the side. There is plenty of parking at the front which also provides access to the timber outbuildings comprising a collection of stables, stores and garage. Within the formal gardens, which are mainly lawn, is a heated swimming pool with a paved and picket fence surround. At each end there is the pool house and summer house which could be used as a studio or gym for example. To the rear of the house there is a pleasant outlook over the surrounding farm fields.
Hall, 2 Cloakrooms, Lounge, Family Room, Study, Playroom, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Landing/Study Space, 5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Shower Room, Laundry Room, Garage/Stores/Stables, Heated Swimming Pool, Summer/Pool House, in total 1.7 acres
Garage/Stores/Stables, Heated Swimming Pool, Summer/Pool House, In Total 1.7 Acres.

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Added on Rightmove:
05 October 2012


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