Brookside, Lillingstone Lovell, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 5BD
- A detached limestone farm house
- Five bedrooms and two bathrooms
- A total of over 5,000 sq. ft. of accommodation and outbuildings
- Five reception rooms
- Self-contained 858 sq. ft. one bedroom annexe
- Triple carport and two stables.
- 3.64 acre plot including a 2.98 acre paddock
- Quiet rural village location with countryside views
A limestone double fronted detached 5,182 sq. ft. farm house with a self-contained annexe, a triple carport and a plot of 3.64 acres with countryside views in a conservation area.
The property is believed to date back to the 15th century and has five reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room, a separate utility room and a cloakroom on the ground floor. On the first floor the master bedroom has a dressing room and an en-suite shower room, and there are three further double bedrooms and a bathroom. The fifth bedroom is on the second floor. The 858 sq. ft. annexe is above the triple carport and has a 23ft. by 16ft. open plan kitchen/sitting room, a dual aspect double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, and a bathroom. The property is in the centre of a rural village overlooking paddocks to the front and local farmland to the side and rear. The gated entrance leads to off street parking for over eight cars, a triple carport, and two stables. The well-maintained gardens include a variety of mature trees and shrubs, an orchard and a patio garden. At the rear there is 2.98 acres of paddock land. An additional 2.24 acres is available by separate negotiation.
The property retains many character features including its Limestone construction and the mixture of tiled and slate roofing. Three of the five reception rooms have feature fireplaces, two with log burning stoves and one with an electric stove. The property has exposed beams and latch and brace doors throughout. The kitchen has a range of base and wall mounted units, tiled flooring and an Aga range cooker.
The master bedroom has a walk-in dressing room with fitted wardrobes and the en suite has a double shower cubicle. Bedroom five on the top floor has a Velux window and a built-in cupboard. The annexe could be used as a sixth bedroom or a self-contained guest suite if required.
Annexe and Outside
The self-contained annexe has a private entrance and could be rented out to generate an income in the region of £700 - £750 pcm. Alternatively it could be used as a private home office for working from home. There is a well maintained cottage garden at the front of the property. The rear garden has an extensive patio adjoining the house for entertaining, with the remainder laid to lawn with an orchard, and 2.98 acres of paddock to the rear.
Bridge House is situated near the centre of the small village of Lillingstone Lovell which has a 14th century church and is in the catchment area for the Royal Latin School in Buckingham. A range of shopping and leisure facilities, and GP and dental surgeries are located in Buckingham which is approximately 6 miles away. A wider range of shopping is available in Milton Keynes, approximately 11 miles away. The property is 3.64 miles from Akeley Wood and 9.1 miles from Stowe schools, both highly regarded independent schools within the local area.