Tall Trees is an individual 5 bedroom detached family home, located in one of the premier positions within Dukes Wood. The property has been superbly maintained and benefits from further scope for numerous extension possibilities (subject to planning) Dukes Wood itself is a popular location with many tree-lined avenues; Dukes Wood Drive being the most popular of the roads, comprising solely of large detached houses.
An opportunity to acquire a substantial five bedroom family home of distinct quality in a location of standout convenience. Invitingly well-proportioned living areas not only provide excellent family accommodation but also a layout ideal for entertaining. The house benefits from numerous features such as a delightful south facing rear garden ideal for alfresco dining in those summer months & being nestled in an extremely popular tree lined residential location.
Dukes Wood Drive is a highly sort after location being within an easy stroll of Gerrards Cross Cricket, Hockey & Tennis Club as well as its convenience for Gerrards Cross town centre and Station.
The house has been vastly improved and extended over the years, however, in our opinion could be further extended (stpp). To the ground floor are four beautifully proportioned reception rooms with both the family room and breakfast room having doors opening onto a charming south facing patio. The lounge and dining room are both bright and airy creating a lovely relaxed family haven, the kitchen is breath-taking, fitted with extensive granite work surfaces, cream coloured floor and wall mounted units with glazed display cupboards, finishing this floor are the benefits of a separate utility room and cloakroom.
From the first floor and landing there is access to a large boarded loft space with a velux window and we believe there may be potential to convert into living space, subject to planning consent. The master bedroom includes a range of wardrobe cupboards, and an en suite bathroom which includes a curved shower enclosure, panelled bath, low level wc and a vanity unit with inset wash basin. The guest bedroom or bedroom two also includes an en suite shower room and a dressing area with fitted wardrobe cupboards. Bedroom three is again a good sized double room with an archway through to a separate dressing room which in turn has Jack 'n' Jill access to the family bathroom. Bedroom four is again a double room and bedroom five a good sized single. The family bathroom includes a stylish contemporary suite including an angular bath with recessed side filling controls and a retractable hand held shower head. Twin floating vanity units each include wash basins with cupboards beneath and there is a low level wc with a concealed cistern. In addition and also off the landing is a separate wc and wash basin.
The front of this property offers an ample shingle driveway with access to a garage which is integral to the property. The front is extremely well screened by hedging, old stock brick wall and wrought iron railings with gated side access to both sides.
Gerrards Cross frequently appears in surveys of the most desirable places to live in England. Located under three miles from the M25 and the M40, it offers excellent travel links yet retains the atmosphere of an unspoiled, thriving country village. The village's high street and boutique style shops, cafes, bistros, banks and hotel are mainly on Packhorse Road and Station Road, which together form Gerrards Cross' bustling heart.
Gerrards Cross also has its own Everyman Cinema in the centre of the village. Just to the south of the village centre is Gerrards Cross Common, an attractive expanse of open grass and woodland with two ponds.
The common hosts a variety of activities including football, walking, cycling, picnicking and children's play area. Golf enthusiasts need look no further than the prestigious Stoke Park Golf Club in nearby Stoke Poges. The club's 27-hole course is ranked amongst the top 100 in the world, whilst its restaurant, rooms and spa is housed in a beautiful 18th Century mansion standing in a landscape designed by Capability Brown.
Gerrards Cross also benefits from its own Golf Club as well as being close to Denham and Beaconsfield Golf club. Other activities to enjoy are tennis, cricket and hockey. As well as its excellent road links, London is easily accessible from Gerrards Cross by train. Regular services operate from Gerrards Cross station into London Marylebone, within 20 minutes (*fast train). Road links are excellent A40 M40 M25 M4 only minutes and 25 minutes to Heathrow airport .(all times are approximate).