Get brand editions for Knight Frank, Oxford

This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Whaddon Hall, High Street, Whaddon, Buckinghamshire, MK17

Guide Price £995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Conversion
  • Garden
  • Private Parking
  • 0.25 acres

Full description

This architecturally stunning residence was re-built in 1820 as part of Whaddon Manor and is now a private rural 5 bedroom wing of Whaddon Hall extending in excess of 4000 sq ft. Whaddon offers excellent access to London, Oxford via Milton Keynes train station which is 5 miles away. EPC: E

Set in a secluded rural location with far reaching views over the ancient Whaddon Chase, Whaddon Hall was built as a private home in 1820 before serving as the secret communications headquarters of MI6 during MM2 intercepting messages for the code breakers at nearby Bletchley Park.
Extensive family accommodation arranged over 4 levels, much of which has been renovated and improved by the current owners.
Whaddon Hall was the Manor House for many years and the home of the Lowndes family from 1783 when Mr W. Lowndes Selby took possession of the Hall. In 1813 his son took again the family name of Lowndes after that of Selby, and so the name of Selby-Lowndes became associated with the village and remains in the memory of many of the older villagers. The present Whaddon Hall is at least the fourth to stand on the site.
The village is at the centre of the ancient Whaddon Chase, the site for many centuries of royal hunting lands. Whaddon Chase is designated an area of 'Special Landscape Interest'.
Whaddon Church of England School is a mixed Church of England primary school. It is a voluntary controlled school, which takes children from the age of 4 through to the age of 8. The school has approximately 50 pupils.


Milton Keynes Station 5 miles
Oxford 33 miles
Thame 24 miles
Buckingham 8 miles
London 61 Miles

Milton Keynes Station (Trains to London Euston approximately 35 minutes)

(All distances and times approximate)


More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 September 2016

Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference OXF160298. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Knight Frank, Oxford. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by comparethemarket.com

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.