We are delighted to bring to market, Springfield House a beautiful detached six bedroom family home, nestled in a private close, in the heart of Askett village in the Chilterns.
Springfield House is a lovely, spacious family home that has been extensively renovated and extended. There is an abundance of space downstairs with a generous entrance hall, leading through to a modern kitchen/diner and a separate utility room which can be accessed from the side of the property. The living room is bright and welcoming and has a traditional style log burning stove perfect for those cosy nights in. The remainder of the downstairs comprises of a study, gym, cloakroom, garden room and generously proportioned family room. Both the garden room and family room have patio doors leading to the enclosed garden.
The master bedroom with its own ensuite and large dressing area is situated on the first floor, with a further two double bedrooms and a family bathroom. One of the bedrooms is nestled in the eaves of the property and has a wonderful quirky feel, which gives a unique sense of character to this wonderful family home. An additional large double bedroom can be accessed via a separate staircase in the south wing of the property.
Two characterful bedrooms sit upon the second floor of the property including a third bathroom and is ideal as a self-contained guest suite.
The garden is fully enclosed, and is mostly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and a beautiful willow tree. There are two separate seating areas, and room for a children’s play area. There is a detached garage and separate storage included to the side of the property, perfect for storing garden furniture and toys. A further benefit of the property is a driveway for three cars at the front of the property.
This delightful family home, is perfectly positioned, in the centre of the charming hamlet of Askett. It is located on a private road with four further properties, and within a lovely friendly community setting. It is situated a one minute walk away from the wonderful Three Crowns country pub, and a three minute walk from the renowned Coco Tamarind restaurant. There is a good local village shop, and two children’s play areas located close by.
The property is surrounded by the beautiful Chiltern countryside with numerous country walks and cycling trails right on the doorstep. It is also situated in a conservation area and within the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and there are several period properties within the village.
The charming market town of Princes Risborough is approximately two miles away, and has a selection of good amenities, including a Marks & Spencer food hall, Tesco Supermarket, leisure facilities, retail outlets, pubs and eateries. More comprehensive shopping, leisure, cultural and business facilities can be found in the nearby larger towns of Aylesbury and High Wycombe.
Schooling in the area is of an extremely high standard and the house is within catchment for local grammar schools and a number of prestigious independent schools, such as Griffin House. It is a five minute walk to the local school bus stop which provides services to Aylesbury, High Wycombe and Berkhamsted.
Mainline trains to London Marylebone and Birmingham can be found in Princes Risborough and Great Missenden, and Monks Risborough Station is within walking distance of the property. The M40 is easily accessed at either Junction 4 High Wycombe, or Junction 5 at Stokenchurch.
EPC rating: C.