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Heavens Lea, Bourne End, SL8
In Excess of £875,000 Sold STC
Tenure: Freehold
Sat Nav: SL8 5JL
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 3 living rooms

Beautifully presented Grade II listed detached cottage that has been carefully maintained and extended to provide an impressive combination of period and contemporary features. This charming property offers an abundance of character throughout, a large wrap around cottage garden and a detached double garage. Bourne End is under one mile away, with its choice of shops, restaurants, easy access to major road networks and station with links to London Paddington. Beaconsfield is also nearby with its fast train service to London Marylebone on the Chiltern Line.

Set back from the road behind gardens and electric wooden gates, a gravel driveway offers parking for several cars. The property is approached from a pathway through the idyllic garden. A recently added conservatory leads to the hallway, two reception rooms, a kitchen and bathroom.

The stunning conservatory is a tranquil space that offers fantastic views of the garden and benefits from limestone tiles with underfloor heating.  The entrance hall leads to the original cottage which dates back to the 17th century. The first reception room is a bright and comfortable room with original beams and dual aspect windows. A real feature is the large inglenook brick fireplace with a recently installed log burning stove.  The second reception room looks onto the front of the property and is currently used as a dining room. The room has added space for a useful study area. Original beams run throughout and there is a second inglenook fireplace currently kept as an open fire. The kitchen looks onto the garden and benefits from original brick and beam features. There are base storage units in a pine wood finish with neutral granite worktops above. Appliances include a six ring gas stove with range oven, and space and plumbing for a dishwasher, washing machine and fridge freezer. There is a useful pantry room attached with built in storage shelves.

A bathroom with shower, wash hand basin with integrated storage and heated towel rail, and a separate WC and cloakroom completes the accommodation on this floor.  A central split level landing leads to three double bedrooms and a dressing room. Steps lead up to the principal bedroom which also benefits from stunning views of the countryside and the garden. Stained glass windows are a feature throughout the property and can be found in this room, along with original beams and a double integrated wardrobe. There is an ensuite bathroom comprising corner bath with shower over, twin wash hand basins with vanity unity below.  There is a separate WC.  There is a spacious second bedroom with original beams, vaulted ceilings, integrated storage cupboard and fantastic views of the surrounding countryside. The third double bedroom also has original beams and vaulted ceilings.

A separate brick double garage is situated next to the driveway and has planning permission to extend. The wonderful south facing garden is mainly laid to lawn with added privacy from mature hedge borders. Attractive planting throughout boasting over thirty varieties of rosebushes! A neatly gravelled seating area runs along the length of the property, along with separate private patio areas, offering a peaceful space to enjoy outdoor living. 

Freehold   Sat Nav: SL8 5JL   Council tax band: G   WDC 

  • Grade II listed
  • Detached
  • Double garage
  • Parking for 6 cars
  • Large mature garden
  • Planning Permission for alterations
  • No chain
  • Original features
  • 17th century with modern additions
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4 Burkes Parade Beaconsfield
Buckinghamshire HP9 1NN

Sales Number: 01494 680018
Lettings Number: 01494 685518

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm

Saturday 9am to 4.30pm

Sunday Closed