4 bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale: Church Yard, Mentmore

  • bedrooms 4
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: 36211_30284099


Located at the head of this stunning stable mews development in the Historic Buckinghamshire village of Mentmore and measuring 2350 sq ft in size with a wealth of character.

Ground Floor - An arched storm porch leads you to an entrance hall which opens to a wonderful reception space with stairs leading to the first floor landing and archway to the kitchen/breakfast room and imposing baronial style double doors opening to the dining room. The kitchen has been refitted with a range of shaker style base and eye level units and finished with a solid wood roll top work surface over. The sink is positioned under the window and gives a lovely aspect over the courtyard. The dining room has a window to the front, an open grate fireplace and a door which opens to the principal reception room which extends beyond 32 ft in length. The main reception room also boasts two sets of sliding patio doors opening to the private garden and a cast iron wood burning stove - ideal for those cold winter nights.

First Floor - The first floor landing has doors opening to all four bedrooms, all of which overlook the courtyard to the front. Three of the bedrooms are well served by the family bathroom which is fitted with a white four piece suite comprising separate shower cubicle and freestanding claw foot bath. The master bedroom has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and also boasts continental style ensuite facilities comprising roll top freestanding bath, wash basin and WC. From the master bedroom a spiral staircase descends to the principal reception room.

Outside - A cobble stone driveway to the front provides parking for approximately 3 cars and a further parking area for another 2 cars at the rear of the courtyard. The private rear garden is well stocked with a large variety of planting and enclosed by rising banks to two aspects and a brick wall to the third aspect.

The Location - Mentmore is best known as the estate village for the Grade 1 listed Mentmore Towers built by Sir Joseph Paxton for the Rothschild family. The village has a church, a village hall and a pub The Stag' which has recently been purchased by a group of local investors and, following renovations, will reopen as a community operated pub and restaurant. The village allotments and an attractive village green with a children's play area are a short walk away. The village is surrounded by open countryside and is close to the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, including the National Trust's Ashridge Estate providing extensive recreation opportunities. A network of footpaths through fields and woods surround the village as well as leading to other villages and there are also numerous cycle routes from and through the village.

Nearby Facilities - Cheddington (about 2 miles away) has a railway station, a shop and public houses. Wing (about 3.2 miles) has a village store, post office, restaurants, a church, GP surgeries, sports and social clubs, a recreation field and schooling for all ages. Marks & Spencer has recently opened a foodhall near Leighton Buzzard, a few minutes away by car.

Education In The Area - The property is in catchment for Aylesbury grammar schools. Local private schools include Tring School of Arts, Tring (8 miles) and Berkhamsted Independent School (11 miles).

Transport Links - There is a choice of commuter stations in the area. The closest, Cheddington, has trains to Euston in 44 minutes. Leighton Buzzard (5.1 miles) and Tring (7.5 miles) have rail services to Euston taking 32 minutes and 37 minutes respectively. All three stations are on the Main West Coast Line between London and the North West and, by connecting at Milton Keynes, there is mainline rail access to Birmingham, Liverpool, Glasgow and other towns and cities. The village is also conveniently positioned for access to the national motorway network with the new junction 11A on the M1 only 11 miles away, easily accessible via the Leighton-Linslade bypass and the new dual carriageway link road.

Agents Information For Buyers - Thank you for showing an interest in a property marketed by Sterling Estate Agents.
Please be aware, should you wish to make an offer for this property, we will require the following information before we enter negotiations:
1. Copy of your mortgage agreement in principal.
2. Evidence of deposit funds, if equity from property sale confirmation of your current mortgage balance i.e. Your most recent mortgage statement, if monies in bank accounts the most up to date balances.
3. Passport photo ID for ALL connected purchasers and a utility bill.

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Reference: 36211_30284099

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