• For Sale
  • Guided Price: GBP 1,700,000 
  • Build Size: 2,347 ft2
  • Property Type: Condo
  • Bedroom: 4

Nestled on the edge of the Chilterns, Bourne End is a thriving village situated on the banks of the river Thames, popular with London commuters, young families and retirees alike. The village amenities provide for everyday needs, with a station to London Paddington (via connection at Maidenhead).

The nearby towns of Beaconsfield, Marlow and Maidenhead offer wider shopping and facilities, with an eclectic mix of independent and national retailers.

Just outside the village, the area opens onto glorious Green Belt rolling countryside and a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Outdoor pursuits are numerous, such as sailing, rowing, golf, football, cricket and rugby.

Schooling around the area is renowned with a number of state, grammar and private options.

For commuters, Bourne End station provides a superb link to Maidenhead, with London Paddington accessible in as little as 40 minutes. Maidenhead (11 mins from Bourne End station) will soon benefit from the new Crossrail services, providing a superb link to The City and Canary Wharf. The M40 London-bound is accessed at Junction 3, approx. 3 miles away; the M4 is about 8 miles away at Junction 8/9.


This impressive period family home enjoys a highly desirable location within the exclusive Abbotsbrook Estate. The private estate sits in a stunning conservation area, conveniently located only half a mile from Bourne End Marina and train station, with fast access to the A404(M) and Marlow. The striking semi-detached property showcases beautifully planted front and rear gardens, with the rear enjoying a tranquil setting leading to the pretty brook that meanders along to the main flow of the River Thames. Extending to approx. 2098 sq ft, the accommodation is generously proportioned with a thoughtful layout to suit the demands of busy family life. Elegantly presented throughout, the Edwardian family home maintains a wealth of original period features, which include high ceilings, stunning fireplaces and large bay windows. A particular highlight of the home is the fabulous arrangement of open plan sitting room/family room at the rear of the house, featuring a cast iron fireplace, large roof lantern, bay window and French doors to the garden.

The accommodation comprises a spacious entrance hall leading to a cloakroom, understairs storage, study and a bespoke country-style kitchen, complete with central island, bay window, side access and a lift leading upstairs. The sitting room flows through to the family room in an L-shape with a door through to a dining room. Upstairs, there are four double bedrooms, two enjoying views of the garden and river, with one featuring en suite shower facilities. There is also a spacious bathroom on this floor, along with lift access into the third bedroom.

The property is approached via a gravel driveway providing parking for several vehicles. The eye-catching home features a beautifully manicured front garden, which includes an immaculate lawn and borders filled with colourful flowering plants and shrubs. There are also paved terraces at the side and at the entrance to the house, with ample space for outdoor furniture to sit and enjoy the garden and southerly aspect.

The rear garden is equally stunning, with a paved terrace leading directly from the house and a large area of lawn with pretty planted borders leading to the brook at the rear. There is a paved area next this, creating a perfect space for riverside outdoor entertaining and enjoying the picturesque setting. Outbuildings include a workshop/utility room and a store. Access to the main river Thames flow is available via the brook, ideal for paddleboarding or a small craft.


From Bourne End centre drive North West along the A4155 and turn left onto Oakfield Road. Take the second right onto Lock bridge Road and follow until you get to a crossroads. Continue straight onto The Drive. Travel 350 yards and you’ll find The Birched on your right-hand side.
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The Drive, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5RE, United Kingdom is a 2,347ft2 United Kingdom luxury Condo listed for sale Guided Price: GBP 1,700,000. This high end United Kingdom Condo is comprised of 4 bedrooms and N/A baths. Find more luxury properties in United Kingdom or search for luxury properties for sale in United Kingdom.