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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Millfield Lane, Markyate, St. Albans, Hertfordshire

Guide Price £2,750,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Cell Park Farm is a superb example of an attractive yet manageble Estate within close proximity to Harpenden (6 miles) and London is only 32 miles away. It is set in rolling landscape with unspoilt views in all directions.

At the front of the house is an extensive gravel driveway with an elegant veranda and main door leading to a spacious reception hall with sandstone flagstone floor. From the hall, access is provided to the sitting room, garden room and kitchen.

The kitchen and breakfast/dining area is superb and has been thoughtfully designed with an abundance of hand built painted kitchen units topped with Italian granite. A large flagstone floor and 4 oven Aga add real character. Neighbouring is a large utility room which leads into one of the garages giving easy access to the house whatever the weather.

The drawing room includes a splendid bay window overlooking the front gardens and has tall french doors leading to the garden room.

The morning room is a recent addition and enjoys a south facing aspect. It has a new lead roof which includes two electrically operated skylights to ensure a light and airy feel.

The first floor has a spacious master bedroom with en suite bathroom. In the opposite wing is an attractive guest room, which could potentially also be the master bed, also with en suite bathroom with a separate shower. There are an addition 3 bedrooms on this floor, two of which share a 'jack and jill' bathroom. There is also a family bathroom.

On the top floor of the house are two further bedrooms and a toilet.

The Granary Cottage located in front of the house is a detached former granary which provides one bedroom studio style accommodation. A perfect living space for relatives, staff or as an office for those who would want to work from home. On the ground is a large workshop leading to a garage which in turn leads to a separate storeroom.

The Land: To the north of the house is a 10 acre parcel of parkland. This slopes gently away from the house and across the valley. There is an additional 15 acres available by separate negotiation, which is located directly opposite the house.

The closest railway station is Luton Parkway (4.9 miles) with fast trains to London St Pancras (27 minutes) and can by accessed by way of Slip End in under 10 minutes.

There are a number of good schools including Beechwood Park in Markyate, Berkhamsted School, Aldwickbury School Harpenden, Haberdashers Aske's School in Borehamwood, St Albans High School for Girls, St Albans Boys School, Merchant Taylors at Aldenham and York House Prep in Croxley Green.

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22 February 2016

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