Acerca de Main Drive, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9
A grand and imposing family residence located in one of Buckinghamshire’s premier addresses, within close proximity of the sought after town of Gerrards Cross and boasting glorious views over Bulstrode Park. EPC Rating: C
Approx 16,000 sq ft over four floors with lift to all Stunning views across Bulstrode Park Situated in a sought after and prestigious private road. Lower ground: Indoor heated swimming pool with two changing rooms; Wine cellar; Workshop; Lounge; Kitchen; Sitting room / Movie theatre; Lift room; Garage for Multiple cars and other rooms. Ground floor: Grand reception hall; Billiard room; Drawing room; Family room; Dining room; Kitchen breakfast room; Catering kitchen; Office; Utility; Bar / Hi - Fi room; Two guest toilets. First floor: Master bedroom with dressing room, en-suite and private balcony Three further first floor bedrooms and two en-suites; Laundry room; Minstrels gallery. Second floor: Four bedrooms all with en-suites; Large vaulted kitchen This exceptional home was built with exacting specification by the current owners offering wonderful well proportioned accommodation over four levels in one of the most sought after private roads. The current owners have meticulously sourced quality fixtures, fittings and materials mainly from around the UK. This is arguably one of Gerrards Cross’ largest and finest homes with the most spectacular panoramic views over Bulstrode Park.
The Property Set at the end of a private drive in attractive landscaped gardens, this beautiful and well equipped residence is well proportioned and immaculately presented throughout. Main Court was designed and built by the current owners approximately 25 years ago, in keeping with the Victorian age, giving a sense of character with large fireplaces and many other character features. The rooms are all of good proportions, and ideal for entertaining and for everyday family living. On the ground floor is a grand and imposing reception hall with the most stunning stone fireplace with a large open fire. A central staircase leads to the first floor with the backdrop of a large stain glassed arched window with stone surround. The drawing room, along with many other rooms in this home, afford spectacular views over Bulstrode Park. The family room features an ornate Victorian style antique fireplace with gas coal effect fire. Interconnecting these two rooms is a small room currently fitted with freestanding drink cabinets and the control hub for the sound system which is wired to various rooms within the house. The billiard room features an attractive fireplace and adjacent to this room is the dining room separated by folding doors and has built in cupboards accessible from both rooms. Situated off the dining room is a catering kitchen, with two dish washers, two ovens and is ideal for entertaining. Accessed from the catering kitchen and the main hallway is the kitchen / breakfast room featuring extensive range of wall and base units with a large central island unit. Fitted appliances include oven, grill, gas hob with extractor above, and two Miele dishwashers. Large air conditioned ’cold’ pantry and access to a study and two further reception rooms, one of which, the afternoon room, enjoys stunning views over Bulstrode Park, a view over the swimming pool complex.
On the first floor, there is a stunning master bedroom suite with doors out to a balcony overlooking the rear gardens and Bulstrode Park. The suite features a large dressing room with extensive wardrobes including a walk in wardrobe, and en suite bathroom. There are two further bedrooms on the first floor with en suite facilities including dressing areas. There is also a fourth bedroom.
On the second floor is a large vaulted room, the long gallery, which can be used in a variety of different ways, off of which are four further bedrooms all with en suite facilities and a separate kitchen.
There is also a lift accessible to all four floors. The lower ground floor is accessible from the reception hall. There is a sitting room / movie theatre overlooking the indoor heated swimming pool with sliding doors. This room can also be used as a superb cinema room with projector, located behind a glass window and projector screen opposite. Located off this room are two changing rooms, kitchen with dish washer, oven and fitted cupboards and the swimming pool plant room. The indoor heated swimming pool is an impressive area with electric cover, and sliding doors leading to an outside terrace. It is ’Roman style with granite columns and relaxing / dining areas. Additionally there is a multiple car garage accessible both from the house and the front of the property through two double sized roller shutter doors. Also located off the garage is a large workshop, BBQ store, fuel store, garden furniture store room, and boiler room.
Outside: The property is approached by a gated entrance with Victorian ornate wrought iron gates leading on to a large driveway providing extensive off road parking. The gardens and grounds at Main Court have been carefully designed and planned to ensure year round interest, and whilst providing seclusion and privacy they have also been designed to maximise the enviable views over 300 acre Bulstrode Park. The grounds feature well tended lawns, one of which is a tennis court with interesting history and the lawns are interspersed with shrub borders, specimen trees, mature trees and tall hedging. The gardens also extend to the front of the property with areas of lawn and screened by mature hedging and trees.
Main Court is located at the end of an exclusive private road in one of Buckinghamshire’s premier addresses, within walking distance of the town of Gerrards Cross. Surrounded by rolling Chiltern countryside yet conveniently placed for transport links it provides the perfect location to enjoy the benefits of both town and country living. Gerrards Cross offers a wide range of amenities including supermarkets, boutiques, cafes, restaurants and a cinema, with neighbouring towns of Amersham and Beaconsfield providing further choices.