2 bedroom apartment for sale

Nashdom, Nashdom Lane, Burnham, SL1

£400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 reception room
  • 2 bathrooms
  • small private terrace
  • 17 acres of communal gardens and grounds
  • Communal tennis court
  • Communal swimming pool
  • Communal gymnasium

Full description

Tenure: Share of Freehold

This fine apartment benefits from interesting and highly individual accommodation arranged over two floors. Situated on the ground floor and within the original building the accommodation is arranged to take full advantage of views over the Fountain Courtyard with the sitting room, kitchen and both bedrooms enjoying this view.

Location

Burnham offers a good range of shops for day-to-day needs while further more extensive shopping facilities can be found in nearby Maidenhead, Windsor and Beaconsfield. An abundance of sporting facilities in the area including Cliveden Reach which is regarded as one of the most beautiful stretches of the River Thames for boating and fishing. Other leisure pursuits include golf at Burnham Beeches, Sonning, Wentworth, Harleyford and Sunningdale, horse racing at Windsor and Ascot, and polo at Smith's Lawn, also in Windsor. In addition to Nashdom's own parkland there are many attractive walks in the grounds of Cliveden and at Burnham Beeches. The M4 (jct 7) is approximately 3 miles distant, as is the M40 (jct 2) and these in turn provide access to the M25, M3 and Heathrow Airport. British Rail connections to Paddington are available from Burnham and Maidenhead. Crossrail (operating 2018/19) to operate direct services from Maidenhead, Taplow and Burnham across London including Bond Street and Canary Wharf.

Description

Nashdom Abbey is a magnificent restored Grade II* Listed country house standing in 17 acres of communal gardens and woodland. This fine apartment benefits from interesting and highly individual accommodation arranged over two floors. Situated on the ground floor and within the original building the accommodation is arranged to take full advantage of views over the Fountain Courtyard with the sitting room, kitchen and both bedrooms enjoying this view. The entrance hall enjoys high ceilings and useful storage cupboards, stairs lead down to the bedrooms and bathrooms. The sitting room has a fireplace with gas coal effect fire and the kitchen is well equipped with electric oven with microwave over and a four ring gas hob with extractor fan, integrated dish washer , fridge freezer and washer /dryer. The master bedroom has French doors opening onto a small paved area within the Fountain Courtyard as well as a built in wardrobe and en suite bathroom.

A tandem garage and parking space in front, form part of this property as well as an additional allocated parking space to the front of the building off the main drive.

Nashdom Abbey has a full time Estate Manager onsite. Nashdom Abbey property owners have a share of the freehold and a 999 year lease was issued in 2009.

Benefits of the property include 17 acres of grounds and woodland and exclusive use of a hard tennis court, heated outdoor swimming pool, gymnasium (refurbished in 2014) and solarium.

Historical Note
In 1898, the Russian Prince Alexis Dolgorouki married Frances Wilson, heiress of Fleetwood and commissioned Sir Edwin Lutyens to build Nashdom (Russian for 'our home'). In 1919 the ownership passed to a Benedictine Order who lived in and cared for Nashdom as an abbey for half a century until they left to merge with a larger monastery near Newbury.

General Remarks and Stipulations

Tenure
Leasehold. Property owners have joint ownership of the Freehold. Vacant possession on completion.

Services
All mains services are connected.

In accordance with the Property Misdescriptions Act, please note that none of the services have been tested.

Local authority
South Buckinghamshire District Council. Tel: 01895 837200

Viewing
Strictly by appointment with Savills.

Fixtures and Fittings
All curtains, light fittings and garden statuary are expressly excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.

IMPORTANT NOTICE
Savills, their clients and any joint agents give notice that:

1. They are not authorised to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property either here or elsewhere, either on their own behalf or on behalf of their client or otherwise. They assume no responsibility for any statement that may be made in these particulars. These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact.

2. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents and Savills have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.

Ref; BCS150095

Square Footage: 1,100 sq ft

Directions

From the M40 (J2) follow the A355 towards Slough. After approximately 150 yards, turn right onto Burnham Road. Proceed for about 2 miles, just past the Jolly Woodman public house turn right onto Wooburn Common Road, then turn left onto Heathfield Road. After about 1.5 miles fork left opposite the main entrance to Cliveden Estate. Follow the road downhill before taking the first left turn onto Nashdom Lane.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Taplow (1.8 mi)
  • Cookham (2.2 mi)
  • Burnham (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Taplow (1.8 mi)
  • Cookham (2.2 mi)
  • Burnham (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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10-12 The Broadway, Wycombe End, Beaconsfield, HP9 1ND

01494 350066 Local call rate

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