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Firs Lodge

Routs Green, Bledlow Ridge, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP14 4BB

£1,650,000Guide price

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Property Highlights

  • 17th century detached and extended house
  • Five bedrooms, en suite bathroom, family bathroom
  • Four reception rooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room, utility room
  • Accommodation over three floors and a cellar
  • Approx. 2.2 acres including formal gardens and a paddock
  • Garage, workshop, stables
  • Situated at end of country lane, countryside views

Property description

An extended 17th century five bedroom detached house with landscaped formal gardens, a paddock, stables and countryside views, set in just over 2 acres.

Situated at the end of a no through lane close to footpaths and bridleways leading to countryside, Firs Lodge was originally built in the 1600s as a workers’ cottage. It was extended in the 1920s and has 3,188 sq. ft. of accommodation over three floors and character features including oriel windows, picture rails and fireplaces. The ground floor includes an entrance hall, a sitting room – with an open fireplace, high ceiling and doors to the front - a family room, dining room and kitchen/breakfast room. There is also a study with stairs to a store room above, a utility room and a two piece cloakroom. On the first floor, the master bedroom has a dressing room and an en suite bathroom and there are two further bedrooms - one with a shower cubicle - and a family bathroom. The second floor has two bedrooms and built-in cupboards.

Reception Rooms

The dual aspect formal dining room has an oriel window to the side and a fireplace, while the family room has dual aspect windows, a fireplace and a door to the garden. The dual aspect sitting room has a walk-in bay window with double doors to the garden, and a feature corner fireplace with an exposed brick surround and an open fire. The study has a bay window to the front and a store room above.

Outside Highlights

Timber electric gates open to a gravel driveway leading to the house, the garage and stables. A five bar gate gives access to the paddock. The formal gardens surround the house and are laid to lawn, with hedging and trees providing screening. The principal garden descends towards open fields with far reaching countryside views. In all, the property has around 2.2 acres of land and beyond the boundary is a footpath leading to countryside.

Situation

Routs Green is a no through lane adjacent to open countryside in Bledlow Ridge. There is a village shop, a country pub and eating house, a village hall, a cricket club and tennis club. The property is in catchment for Bledlow Ridge primary school - rated Outstanding by Ofsted - and grammar schools in High Wycombe and Aylesbury.

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