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Apple House

Chateau with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and private pool in Olney, England

From £5,063 per week

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Chateau to rent in Olney, England

  • Chateau
  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Jacuzzi
  • Open fire
  • Tennis court

Chateau overview - owner's description

Apple House is a classic Edwardian house offering total seclusion, yet it is within easy reach of London by both rail and road.

Apple House is a classic Edwardian house offering total seclusion, yet it is within easy reach of London by both rail and road. The 5-bedroom house is set in 7 acres of beautiful gardens and paddocks. Other amenities include an indoor heated pool and a tennis court. If required, there are also 2 fully-trained staff available onsite.
Some of the many reasons that makes the Apple House stand out from the crowd are as follows:
Close to London for sightseeing
Lots of animals for children (mini farm experience) including sheep - Pygmy goats - pigs - chickens - ducks & geese (all are very friendly)
Lots and lots to do - indoor pool - hot tub - sauna - tennis court - badminton court - basketball court - air hockey - French boules court - table tennis - snooker table - air hockey table - darts - table football table - football goals - archery - rifle range - quad bikes (the last three only with supervision) bikes - canoes - croquet - gym - children play area (swings slides climbing wall etc etc) large trampoline
Lots of home grown veg and importantly, total seclusion
The Apple House is set over 3 floors with the bedrooms located on the upper floors. The house can sleep up to 10 guests in double bedrooms and the property is furnished with fine antiques throughout.

Features

Apple House is a beautiful example of a large typical Edwardian house that is a perfect English countryside recluse for families and friends. The property is set in its own grounds and offers a vast array of indoor and outdoor amenities which the whole family can enjoy.

Ground Floor
Entrance hall: A spacious area where to meet and greet any guests.
Sitting room: Located at the front of the house and equipped with Sky TV, a beautiful fireplace and comfortable sofas.
Dining room: Large antique round table and sideboards.
Family room: This very large and cosy room is ideal for entertaining and has been installed with an open fire, cinema screen and projector (DVD player), TV, card table, chess table, piano, and also there are several sofas and chairs and doors lead to the veranda.
Kitchen: A fully equipped family kitchen which includes an Aga with gas hob, a large American fridge with ice machine, a large family area with a long pine table seating up to 8 persons and also a utility room with dishwasher.
Games room: including a 3/4 size, original snooker table.
Two cloakrooms both installed with a W.C.
Large orangery/conservatory: There is a mass of colourful plants, plus a wood burning stove and a table with 8 chairs.

First Floor
Master bedroom: Large double room with king size bed, dressing table, chaise lounge, TV and a fully equipped en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower, under floor heating, double basins, heated towel rail and W.C.
Bedroom 2: King size bed, large wardrobe, sofa, chair and TV.
Bedroom 3: King size bed, large wardrobe, sofa, chair and TV.
Family bathroom: Large room with walk-in shower, large iron bath, double basins, heated towel rail, underfloor heating and W.C.

Second Floor
2 Double bedrooms: There are 2 further bedrooms that can be either equipped with double beds or be set up as children's bedrooms or a mixture of both
Bathroom 2: equipped with a Victorian iron bathtub, basin, W.C. and under floor heating.

Grounds
Apple House is a house with lots to do inside and out! The Pool house offers wonderful uninterrupted views and is well equipped with a large sunbathing area with reclining chairs, two stone tables, 8 chairs, a sauna, a hot tub, and of course the heated pool swimming pool, which is indoors with underwater lighting and swim jets. There is also a large children's climbing frame with a slide, swings, etc.
You will also be spoilt for choice on outdoor eating areas, close to the house there is a large round 8-seater table and barbecue. In the orchard there is a beautiful thatched dining area perfect for watching the sunset and can seat 10 or more persons. The veranda, which lies at the rear of the house, has rocking chairs, a table for 8 persons and is covered by a trellis decorated with vines. There is a large covered barbecue area with a large gas barbecue, together with a coal barbecue and paella ring.
Other amenities include
- Tennis court
- Well-equipped gym
- Basketball court
- Enclosed badminton court
- Rifle range
- Table tennis
- Large boules court
- Two canoes
- Table football
- 4/5 bicycles and children's bicycles
- 2-seater Sega Rally arcade style games machine.

Location

Apple House is located in the small village of Tyringham. The small village is accessed via a stone archway formed by a pair of matching gatehouses, followed by a quaint humpback bridge.
Tyringham also lies just 4 miles from the pretty market town of Olney with its beautiful yellow stone high street. The nearest airport is Heathrow and nearest railway station is Milton Keynes. London is just 1hr away.
Things To Do
- Silverstone Racing Circuit (10 miles)
- Visit Stowe House and Gardens
- Visit Woburn House and Gardens
- Visit Waddesden Manor House and Gardens
- Visit Althorp (home of Lady Diana)
- Towcester Horse Races (10 miles)
- Cambridge and Oxford 1 hour/45 minutes

Milton Keynes is also just a short drive away and has many amenities:
- Indoor ski centre
- Skating ice
- Water skiing
- Boating lakes
- Climbing wall
- Sky diving (indoor)
- Cinema
- Theatre
- Horse riding
- Stock car racing (6 miles)
- Cranfield Aerodrome for trial flights
- Large karting track
- Large indoor shopping centre

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Location

This chateau is:

48.08km from London Luton Airport
Outside this chateau in Olney, England
This chateau has a pool and a tennis court.

Prices and availability

Updated 10 December 2017

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Changeover days and minimum stays

  • 10 December - 15 December 2017: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
  • 16 December 2017 - 2 January 2018: the minimum stay is 2 nights.
  • 5 January 2018 - 4 January 2019: the minimum stay is 3 nights.

Extras

Compulsory

  • Refundable Breakage Deposit

    £1,000.00 per booking, paid locally

Facilities

Bedrooms

5 bedrooms, Sleeps 10

Bathrooms

3 bathrooms

Swimming pool

Private pool

Entertainment

DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi, TV, Satellite / cable

General

Central heating, Open fire, Car hire optional

Outside

Tennis court

Leisure

Gym, Jacuzzi