Built circa 1901, Widenham House is a well presented family home ideally situated in the heart of Gerrards Cross. Rarely available in this sought after location with a picturesque view over the common. The town offers a range of shops, cafes, leisure facilities including an Everyman cinema and a choice of restaurants. It is also located within close proximity of schools, together with fast train access to London Marylebone, taking approximately 20 minutes.
This home offers versatile living accommodation as well as excellent entertaining space throughout with the internal living space measuring in the region of 4,871 sq ft which spans over three floors. It blends stylish, modern living with practical family space and generously sized rooms.
The property is accessed via a bright and welcoming entrance hallway. There are four reception rooms on the ground floor which include the large open plan kitchen/dining room plus a lovely seating area complete with a fireplace.
The reception room to the front of the home is full of charm and character, featuring a wonderful fireplace at each end of the room. The windows are sublime, floor to ceiling and adding to the overall splendour of this room. This room could also benefit from being used as a formal dining room.
Features of this fantastic home include an integrated sound system with speakers fitted into the main entertaining areas as well as fitted ethernet points throughout the house.
The heart of this family home is the expansive open plan, kitchen dining and living space. The kitchen is well-equipped with a wealth of high end fitted appliances and a large feature island with extra storage. There are extensive work surfaces providing ample food preparation space and dining options, ideal for a large family gathering and dining experience.
The kitchen is complimented by a separate laundry room and a fabulous walk-in pantry. There is an external door leading out onto the garden and side pathway. Accessed from the laundry room, down below in the basement, a good size wine cellar is a wonderful feature of this home. A cosy lounge area completes this space, complimented by two sets of bi-folding doors opening out onto the pretty garden.
A hidden door, hand painted, is a stunning feature but also leads into a fabulous games room, an open space flooded with natural light and also enjoys bi-folding doors out into the garden. There is a secondary staircase leading to two further bedrooms, one currently set up as a home office. This floor is complete with a stylish, modern shower room.
To the first floor, there are three double bedrooms, each with its own luxurious en suite bathroom. The principal suite is spacious and tastefully decorated with two walk-in wardrobes. The second floor features two further double bedrooms, light and bright and with gorgeous feature fireplaces. This floor is complete with a bathroom with access from both bedrooms. Council tax band H.
Externally, the garden is private and sits on a plot approaching 0.48 acres with mature trees and defined borders. There is a large patio, perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining, ideal for the summer months. To the front of this home, the electric gates provide a secure private setting. The carriage driveway provides car parking that is ample to accommodate several vehicles.
The Cottage, previously a garage was converted in 2013. Accessed via a separate driveway to the left-hand side of Widenham House and totalling around 693 sq ft it offers excellent flexibility as guest accommodation. It could easily be adapted to suit those looking for additional work from home space and currently comprises of a kitchen, bedroom with an en-suite bathroom as well as a utility space leading to a stair case and a wonderful open reception room on the first floor.
Gerrards Cross Train Station 0.4 miles
London Marylebone 40 mins
London Heathrow 12 miles
Central London 22 miles
M40 J1 5 miles
(Distances and time approximate).