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One of Buckinghamshire's Finest Grade II Listed Homes, Set in Peaceful Surroundings, Offered to Market with No Onward Chain. A Substantial Detached Home Approx. Gross Internal Floor Area 5495 Sq Ft / 510.5 SqM, Six Bedroom House, Four Bathrooms,...
The Old Vicarage, with origins dating from 1640, constructed of stone and brick under a slate roof, it is one of finest Grade II Listed homes in Buckinghamshire, set in peaceful countryside surroundings. The house has undergone sympathetic renovation, keeping a lot of the original Georgian & Victorian features including Original Oak flooring and Panelling, which has a story to tell, in the dining room and one of the principal bedrooms. The property provides a wealth of living space with sumptuous interiors, incorporating both modern and period features to create an attractive and substantial family home. The property is attached by one small wall to the neighbouring property off the pantry. This home has a warm, cosy feel perfect for family living. Set in established, walled gardens this offers the prospect of country village living with the attractions of London less than 40 minute train ride away.
The elegant entrance and hallway is a fitting start to this beautiful home. The property has versatile accommodation with a host of period features that includes a light filled kitchen/breakfast room complete with Aga and a bay fronted window overlooking the large gardens. A well equipped Boot Room/Utility for the country way of life. An inviting warm, cosy family room with log burner ideal for those chilly evenings. The panelled dining room has a log burner and the high ceilinged drawing room has an open fireplace. In the main body of the house there is an office/study, cloakroom and cellar perfect for the wine connoisseur. Upstairs there are six bedrooms, two with en-suites and two main bathrooms all beautifully appointed with high end fittings.
To the rear of the gardens is a converted annex beautifully renovated to include an office space, or yoga studio or just a great place for guests.
The mature gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a stunning mature rose garden area, there are also various patio areas providing several places to sit and relax or dine. The property has a large drive enclosed by a wall and electric gates.
Chilton Buckinghamshire: is a small village situated 4 miles from Thame Oxfordshire and 16 miles from Oxford. Chilton is an elevated quiet village with amazing views and country walks. The Parish is steeped in history with a 12th century church. Neighbouring villages of Long Crendon & Brill have a wealth of pubs, local shops and great restaurants often with locally sourced food.
Schools: There is excellent schooling in the area with two infant schools and a primary school also private schooling and Grammar Schools.
Walking & Sports: Nearby Thame has a number of sports clubs; tennis, rugby, football and cricket, golf courses and driving ranges and various recreational grounds.
Shopping: There are local shops in the neighbouring villages, post office, garden centre and a farm shop are a short drive away. A further range of independent shops and supermarkets can be found in Thame.
Chiltern Railway links Haddenham to London Marylebone in under 40 minutes and good road links via the M40 and A34.
The property comprises the following with all dimensions being approximate only. Please note that Reaston Brown has not tested appliances or systems and no warranty as to condition or suitability is confirmed or implied. Any prospective purchaser is advised to obtain verification from their Surveyor or Solicitor.