DETACHED FAMILY HOME - INTEGRAL ANNEXE (potential) WITH OWN ENTRANCE - 4/5 BEDROOMS - SUPERB KITCHEN/DINING ROOM - TIERED GARDEN WITH SUPERB VIEWS. Situated in the village of Totternhoe is this beautifully presented family home that has been the subject of complete modernisation over the years by the owners to include; Central heating system, new kitchen and bathrooms, new internal doors, installation of air-conditioning units, re-decoration throughout, and re-modelling of the tiered garden.
Situated on Castle Hill Road with ample driveway parking is this beautifully presented family home. The garage has been converted to provide further integral living accommodation with a personal entrance door from the lower ground level, entrance hall, large reception room (currently in use as a cinema room) and then stairs lead up to a further reception room which is currently in use as an office/guest bedroom. This whole area would make an ideal guest annexe, independent of the main house, with a door that leads through to the main house entrance hall.
The whole house has undergone complete modernisation works by the current owners and the property now offers a superb open-plan contemporary kitchen/dining room with patio doors out to the garden, a bright living room that overlooks both the front and back and features a fireplace with gas stove and patio doors out to the garden, cloakroom/WC. To the first floor are four double bedrooms and the main bedroom features a range of built-in wardrobes, dressing table and en-suite shower room. There are superb views from every room including the spacious landing area. A door from the entrance hall leads through to the garage conversion (annexe).
There are steps from the patio area that sweep around a pretty flower bed and up to the garden which enjoys absolutely stunning views towards the Chiltern Hills and the 'Whipsnade Lion'. The area is mainly laid to lawn with two patio areas and a timber summer house and of course, with it being high up, it benefits from sunshine from dawn until dusk.
, "We have been living here for 6 years and absolutely love both the house and location. We are only moving due to personal circumstances and a need to be closer to some of our family, otherwise we would love to have stayed. The house itself has so much to offer in terms of character and space. It also has the most amazing views of Totternhoe's rural landscape which can be enjoyed from the front of the house and in the amazing sunny garden. Totternhoe itself has so much to offer too. The knolls is on our doorstep and is great for scenic walks and the Cross Keys pub which is fantastic for a drink or food in the summer, is only a 2 minute walk away. Totternhoe also has a great community feel with lots of interaction all year round."
Totternhoe is an ancient village in Southern Bedfordshire, famous for its Totternhoe Knolls where an old fort stood that was used by many peoples over the years, including the Romans and the Normans, and a chalk quarry producing Totternhoe Stone and modern lime kilns.
A thriving community with a village butchers serving local produce, two welcoming public houses, a cricket club, recreation ground with childrens’ playground, scout hut and village memorial hall where regular events are held.
The small village school is thought very highly of and serves children from the ages of 4 to 9 with a pre-school on site and ‘before and after’ school clubs. Children can sit the 11+ grammar school exam with successful entrants often going on to grammar schools in the nearby town of Aylesbury, (a public bus travels through the village to Aylesbury). There are further excellent secondary schools in...