Walk Wood - Sold

Details for this wood

Guide price: £95,000 - Freehold
Size: About 8¾ acres

Location: Little Chalfont near Amersham, Bucks
OS Landranger: 166
Grid ref: TQ 006 982
Nearest post code: HP6 6SP

Contact: Richard Scholfield
Phone: 07811 818 277
Email: [email protected]

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Drone video of the wood and the valley is available on request.

Beautiful broadleaved woodland set in the Chilterns area of outstanding natural beauty to one side of a gently sloping shallow valley where the river Chess flows eastwards to Rickmansworth.  A magical woodland with the wonderful views over the river valley from inside the wood in winter gradually fade as leaves emerge in the spring and bluebells become the point of focus.

Trees are well-grown and for those seeking a modest income a Forestry Commission felling licence is in place for thinning some of the larch, a valuable timber. Details for this are available on request. The wood is principally oak, beech, sycamore, sweet chestnut and cherry with larch and occasional Scots pine.

The nearby Latimer Estate and it's manor house (now a hotel) has a fascinating history, with the first mention of a manor house at Latimer recorded as early as 12th century. During the last war it was top secret centre for military intelligence and was one of Britain's most secret homes.

Conservation and Wildlife  Walk Wood is designated as PAWS, (plantation on ancient wood site) this says while the woodland was semi-natural ancient woodland before the present assemblage, as the plantation is largely deciduous in conservation terms it is almost akin to being semi-natural.

Access  is directly off Stony Lane from where a solid track extends along the top of the wood to the far end. This is also a bridleway. It is not gated at present but could be if a minimum of 5 feet is left for access.

Boundaries  on the east there is Stony Lane and on the other three sides there are fences.

Full-scale   Click here  to download and print a map showing the location of Walk Wood.

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Viewing: You are welcome to visit this wood by yourself, but please ensure that you have a copy of these sales details with you - many of our woodlands do not have mobile phone reception or internet access so we recommend either printing the details or downloading them to your phone or tablet. Please take care when viewing as the great outdoors can contain unexpected hazards and woodlands are no exception.

If unsure about viewing the wood during lockdown please ask for our viewer's guide.

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Directions

Walk Wood in the parish of Chenies at Little Chalfont lies between Amersham and Chorleywood in Buckinghamshire. District is Chiltern District Council.

Click here for Bing Maps Directions enter your own postcode, (the coordinates for the parking area are already entered).  Park here and the wood is on the otherside of the road.

For Satnav: the nearest postcode is HP6 6SP as shown by the red dot on the maps. 

Coordinates for your satnav are N 51.67352, W0.54747  (51.67352, -0.54747)

 

Please note: the particulars with plans, maps, descriptions and measurements are for reference only and although carefully checked we cannot guarantee their accuracy and do not form part of any contract. Any intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars.