Stockgrove, Buckinghamshire, LU7 0BB

£950,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: LBD210145
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 4
  • Parking: Double Garage
  • Outside Space: South Facing Garden
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Summary

A superior Grade II listed five bedroom home, forming part of Stockgrove Park House, set in over 400 acres of Stockgrove/Rushmere Country Park. The home is set over three floors with a wealth of accommodation including five bedrooms, three bathrooms plus a double garage, parking and private gardens adjoining parkland. The property is approached via a pair of gate lodges, long drive and grand central courtyard.

Full Details

A superior Grade II listed five bedroom home, forming part of Stockgrove Park House, set in over 400 acres of Stockgrove/Rushmere Country Park. The home is set over three floors with a wealth of accommodation including five bedrooms, three bathrooms plus a double garage, parking and 95ft private gardens adjoining parkland. The property is approached via a pair of gate lodges, long drive and grand central courtyard.

History:
1 Stockgrove Park House forms part of Stockgrove Park House which was built in 1920's/1930's under the direction of the famous architect William Curtis Green. It is Grade II listed and is one of the largest country houses built between the two world wars. During the second world war the house was utilised by the armed forces and later in the century the house became a school. in 1996 Stockgrove Park House was completely renovated, divided and sold as separate properties. Number 1 forms part of one of the wings of the main house and offers spacious accommodation over three floors with numerous period features including oak doors and stairs, high ceilings, wide sash windows, ornate cornicing, parquet floors and the original bell tower. It has its own garden and superb views over adjoining parkland.

Accommodation:
Entrance hall: with wood block flooring, stairs to the first floor and under stairs storage cupboard.

Cloakroom: originally the entrance to the school swimming pool, fitted with a WC and hand basin.

Kitchen/breakfast room: a wonderful, double aspect room with a range of floor and wall mounted units with worktops above and a 1 1/2 bowl sink and drainer unit. There is an integrated oven and dishwasher (not used by the sellers) and further spaces for white goods.

Living/dining room: a stunning dining area with high ceilings, leading through to the living room with four sash windows with views to the gardens.

The library: a second reception room with door to the rear lobby accessing the gardens.

Basement: with excellent head height, two store rooms and a boiler room. There is a sink and drainer unit with spaces for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The basement offers incredible flexibility ideal for a home office, gym or games room.

Landing: the landing is topped by the bell tower with an access hatch. There is a deep glazed display cabinet.

Bedroom one: a large, double aspect room with windows overlooking parkland, dressing area with a large range of fitted wardrobes and an ensuite.

Ensuite: fitted with a shower cubicle, WC and hand basin. Store cupboard and heated towel radiator.

Bedroom two: A double bedroom with two windows to the courtyard and fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom three: a bedroom with window to the side aspect.

Bedroom four: a bedroom with window to the rear overlooking parkland.

Bedroom five: a bedroom ideal for a home office with window to the side aspect.

Shower room: fitted with a shower cubicle, WC and hand basin.

Bathroom: fitted with a suite comprising; bath with shower attachment, WC and hand basin. There is a storage cupboard and heated towel radiator.

Double garage: with electric up and over door.

Parking: there is parking for two/three cars in the courtyard immediately in front of the property.

Gardens: to the rear of the property is a paved terrace with further areas laid to lawn. In total, the garden is approximately 95ft long adjoining parkland and enclosed by fencing and mature hedging.