Nestled between Henley on Thames and Marlow, right in the heart of the Chiltern Valleys, lies the picture-postcard village of Hambleden.
Recorded in the 1086 Domesday Book as Hanbledene, Hambleden is truly unique. The medieval timber-framed buildings reflect its peaceful woodland setting, making Hambleden the epitome of a traditional English village.
Hambleden is an unspoilt village made up of picturesque brick and flint cottages which echo the areas rich history. Surrounded by rolling hills, tranquil woodland and winding streets, the village offers an ideal location to raise a family or enjoy retirement.
However, far from being unheard of, this seemingly sleepy village has been a popular destination for many Hollywood film studios. Motion pictures such as, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Sleepy Hollow and Band of Brothers have utilised this idyllic setting to create unforgettable scenes within their films.
Home to Old Luxters Ale, Hambleden was also the home of William Henry Smith, who founded WH Smiths in 1891 and is now resting in the village church.
Here at Bonds Estate Agents we are incredibly excited to offer a beautifully unique, four bedroom period barn conversion which is located in the heart of this picturesque setting.
Your future home?
This outstanding property has been recently renovated and refurbished to an impeccable standard throughout, yet it still retains many of its original features including; fireplaces, exposed brickwork, and timber beams.
The four bedrooms, substantial living areas, and the plentiful outdoor space makes this property ideal for bringing up children, entertaining guests and enjoying the amazing surroundings.
The great outdoors
The outside of this gorgeous home benefits from a large driveway, spacious enough for multiple vehicles.
The rear garden has borders filled with an array of plants and shrubs with a patio and lawn area, making for a great space to relax or entertain guests during the summer months.
If you are a keen gardener or require some extra storage space there are two sheds and an outhouse which is fully equipped with lighting and electricity. This would make for a perfect home office or games room for the kids.
Come this way…
When stepping through the doorway you are greeted by an entrance hall with access to the beautifully planted rear garden.
The heart of any home is the kitchen. Home cooking will always be a delight in this property’s beautifully handmade kitchen that consists of a central island, AGA, and stone flint flooring.
The property has two ample spaces which are perfect for hosting guests or spending time with the family.
The first, a large sitting room with an open feature fireplace and access to the rear garden. The second, an impressive drawing room that showcases more of the properties period features including; exposed brickwork, flint walls, timber beams, and fireplace. Through large bi-folding doors, this room leads to a private garden terrace, ideal for alfresco dining experiences during those balmy summer evenings.
However, if you need to find some peace and quiet then there is an upstairs study area that looks over the drawing room. The property’s fourth bedroom would also work amazingly as an additional home office or homework area for the children.
Time for bed
The magnificent master bedroom is accessed via its own private staircase. This large double room is the definition of luxury with an ensuite bathroom and two dressing rooms which look over the stunning countryside of Hambleden.
Inviting guests or relatives to stay will never be an issue as the property has an additional two double bedrooms and a spacious bathroom!
If you are looking for the perfect family home or a property to relish your retirement in then look no further. This house has everything, abundant hosting areas, ample outdoor space, a beautifully designed kitchen and spacious bedrooms.
The property is fortunate to be located in a beautifully unique setting. The untouched village of Hambleden is the definition of the British countryside with its amazing views of green fields and natural woodland, making this home simply idyllic.
What are you waiting for? Book in to view this truly spectacular property for yourself.
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