About Howards Wood Drive, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9
A detached family home situated on the popular Dukes Wood Estate, within secluded private gardens.
Drawing room with study area Dining room Reception room Kitchen/breakfast room Utility room Orangery Master bedroom with en suite bathroom 3 further bedrooms Sitting room/study Family shower room Garage Gerrards Cross town centre and mainline station 2 miles (London Marylebone 30 minutes), M40 (junction 1/2) 4 miles, Beaconsfield 5.5 miles, M25 (junction 16) 6.3 miles, Amersham 9 miles, Heathrow Airport 12 miles.
The property 34 Howards Wood Drive, in the pretty Buckinghamshire village of Gerrards Cross, is a highly attractive detached family home. The welcoming entrance hall leads to the principal reception rooms and cloakroom. A bright double aspect drawing room features a bay window to the front and French patio doors opening onto the terrace and rear garden. There is further benefit of incorporating a study area in a secluded segment of the room. A separate dining room offers a front aspect through a leaded glass window and has stepped access to the hall with inner door to the garage. The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and floor mounted cupboards with complimentary work surfaces, a breakfast bar and integrated appliances which then leads round to a utility room.
From the kitchen there is access to the garden via French doors and a large window over the double sink enjoys sweeping views of the garden. A versatile reception room connects the kitchen with the exceptional orangery and the outdoors, lending itself to entertaining.
On the first floor, the landing provides access to two bedrooms, a sitting room/study and family shower room. The large master bedroom benefits from ample built-in wardrobes and an en suite bathroom. There is another double bedroom and two single bedrooms leading off the sitting room/study.
Outside The property is approached via a tarmac driveway providing ample off street parking and an integral single garage. Gated side access leads round to the rear garden which features a gently sloping lawn, well screened by mature trees, shrubs and a pond. A flagstone paved patio runs the breadth of the property, suitable for a multitude of purposes including al fresco dining.
Location The beautiful South Buckinghamshire village of Gerrards Cross offers a wide range of amenities including supermarkets, boutiques, cafes, restaurants and its own cinema. The neighbouring towns of Beaconsfield and Amersham provide further choices. Leisure activities such as golf are well served by a number of excellent courses including the Denham Golf Club and the Buckinghamshire Golf Club. There are a host of country parks within reach including the Bulstrode Park to enjoy the beautiful countryside views. The area has excellent road, rail and air links with the M40 and M25 within close proximity, the Chiltern line popular amongst commuters to central London, and the accessibility of Heathrow Airport. There are a comprehensive range of schools within this region with several carrying a rating of Outstanding by Ofsted.
Directions From Strutt & Parker’s office head south towards the A40/Oxford Road. Go straight over the traffic lights onto Windsor Road and turn left at the next set of traffic lights into Dukes Wood Drive. Take the second turning on the right into Howards Wood Drive and this property can be found towards the end on the left hand side.
General Local Authority: South Buckinghamshire District Council. Services: Mains electric, gas, water and mains drainage. Council Tax: Band G