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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Barneswood, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6

Guide Price £2,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Main house; 3 reception rooms
  • kitchen/breakfast room
  • utility room
  • cloakroom
  • galleried landing
  • master bedroom with ensuite bathroom
  • 3 further bedrooms
  • family bathroom
  • garden
  • store room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An opportunity to purchase a detached property with numerous outbuildings set in extensive grounds on the market for the first time in thirty six years. The main house originating we believe from the 1920s was formerly a gardener's cottage and subsequently extended by the current owners to create a family house. The house offers well balanced accommodation and has potential for enlarging subject to planning. There is a detached triple garage adjacent to the house. Within the grounds there is a detached building which has planning for ancillary accommodation, a stable block and additional storage, a total square footage of all comprising 6351 square feet. A signifant feature of this property its desirable private setting surrounded by its own land all of which is level. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire a property in a semi rural setting with potential. Early viewing is highly recommended.

Situation

Locally there are a few shops and a public house, with some notable past residents including H G Wells. Welwyn Garden City provides a more comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities including John Lewis department store. Locally there is a good selection of schools both state and private. Welwyn North station is within walking distance providing a fast service to Finsbury Park approximately 20 minutes and London Kings Cross approximately 30 minutes. The A1M (J6) is available connecting to M25 and national motorway network. The surrounding countryside provides for many leisure activities with areas of historical interest.

Outside

The approach is via a long drive meandering through the grounds culminating on a driveway in front of the house and garage. The formal gardens consist of large expanse of lawn with a fine variety of mature trees, shrubs and plants. There is a small lake with a little island well stocked with fish and a breeding ground for wild life. The additional seven acre field is accessed via a gate to the rear of the garden.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Welwyn North (0.9 mi)
  • Knebworth (2.3 mi)
  • Welwyn Garden City (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Hamptons International Sales, St Albans

2 High Street, St. Albans, AL3 4EL

01727 629096 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hamptons International Sales, St Albans

2 High Street, St. Albans, AL3 4EL

01727 629096 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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Nearest stations

  • Welwyn North (0.9 mi)
  • Knebworth (2.3 mi)
  • Welwyn Garden City (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hamptons International Sales, St Albans

2 High Street, St. Albans, AL3 4EL

01727 629096 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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