Chalfont St Peter and surrounding villages
Our Chalfont St. Peter office covers: Chalfont St. Peter, Chorleywood, Harefield and Maple Cross.
Chalfont St Peter is a large village in prime commuter territory for London with superb communication links via local train services and the motorway networks. It is well placed for access to the M25, M40, M4 and M1 and airports at Heathrow, Gatwick and Luton. The mainline train line from nearby Gerrards Cross reaches London Marylebone in 18 minutes, while Metropolitan line stations can be found nearby at Chalfont & Latimer, Chorleywood, Amersham and Rickmansworth.
There is a range of excellent schooling including St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, the Chalfont St Peter Academy and Robertswood School at primary level, while the village is also in catchment for the highly sought after Dr Challoner’s Grammar School for boys, Dr Challoner’s High School for girls and Chesham Grammar School. Private schools close by include St Mary’s, Gayhurst, Maltman’s Green, Thorpe House and Northwood’s Merchant Taylors’ School.
Properties within the village range from the older victorian style cottages through to more contemporary executive style houses. Chalfont St Peter offers an array of day to day facilities including independent stores, supermarkets, doctor/dentist surgeries and high street banks. A wider variety of shops and services can be found in shopping centres at Uxbridge, Eden and Westfield which are all within 20 minutes’ drive. Local pubs and restaurants include The Greyhound, The Village Hall and The Three Oaks.
A variety of sports facilities are provided by Chalfont Leisure Centre and there are local clubs for tennis, cricket and hockey, while golf courses can be found at Harewood Downs, Denham and Gerrards Cross. The Misbourne Valley and the Chiltern Way provide scenic opportunities for walking, cycling and horse riding. Prominent local landmarks include the parish church and Gold Hill Common which hosts open air concerts in summer.
Good for: Superb local schools and prime commuter territory.
Local knowledge: Feast Day in June and Fun Night in December.