5 bedroom detached house for sale

Hawkshill Drive, Hemel Hempstead, HP3

Sold STC £1,385,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sitting Room with Ornate Open Fire
  • Double Carport with Office Space Above
  • Self contained Annexe
  • Many original features
  • High ceilings
  • Good sized rooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An opportunity to purchase a beautiful and tastefully appointed period home. The property was built around 120 yrs ago using the materials and wonderful original features of an Elizabethan Manor House from Ireland and benefits from not being listed. This remarkable property offers an impressive and well-proportioned accommodation with stunning period features including carved stone fireplace surrounds,intricate carving to wood panelling and exposed timbers believed to be reclaimed from an old Clipper boat. The house also benefits from a self-contained two bedroom annexe. The property sits on a plot of  approx. 0.4 acres. The accommodation comprises entrance porch, dining room, sitting room, kitchen breakfast room, utility room, play room and family room. The annexe has its own private entrance or can also be accessed via the main house, two bedrooms, two en-suites and a living area with services to create a kitchenette. First floor of the main house has three double bedrooms, master suite comprising of a large dressing room which could be used as a fourth bedroom if required, family bathroom. There is ample parking on the driveway,detached double car port with office space above. 




Entrance Porch  
Solid wooden door,beams to ceiling, stone flooring fitted monks bench, large picture window, door to:

Reception Hall 
6.2m x 5.55m (20' 4" x 18' 3") With large stone fireplace with brick inlay and multi- fuel burner, high beamed ceiling, beams to ceiling, solid oak flooring, two radiators, door to kitchen, french doors to playroom, stairs to first floor storage cupboard, doors to:

Sitting Room  
7.32m x 5.27m (24' 0" x 17' 3") A triple aspect room, antique carved wooden surround, open Fireplace with brick inlay and hearth, picture rail, parquet flooring, coved ceiling, TV point.

Kitchen/Diner  
7.50m x 3.64m (24' 7" x 11' 11") 6.20m x 5.55m (20' 4" x 18' 3") A range of wall and base units in solid wood, hand painted units, granite works surfaces, space for range cooker, Island unit with twin basins, integrated dishwasher, integrated double fridge, integrated microwave, breakfast bar area, three built in pantry cupboards, walk in larder cupboard, walk in larder cupboard door to annex.

Utility Room  
2.14m x 2.14m (7' 0" x 7' 0") Plumbing for washing machine, space for dryer, extractor fan.

Playroom  
4.12m x 3.44m (13' 6" x 11' 3") Door to rear patio, roof light, radiator, wood flooring, door to:

Inner Lobby  

Cloakroom/ WC  
Close coupled WC, wash hand basin, radiator, down-lighter.

Family Room  
4.88m x 3.67m (16' 0" x 12' 0") Vaulted ceiling, French doors to rear garden, Solid wood flooring, two electric radiators, Wall mounted TV point.

First Floor  

Landing  
Large window to rear, Oak beam ceiling, landing, radiator, doors to airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

Master Bedroom  
5.44m x 3.92m (17' 10" x 12' 10") A double aspect room, original fire place, oak flooring, radiator,

Dressing Room  
3.67m x 3.36m (12' 0" x 11' 0") Window to side, Oak flooring, radiator, door to:

En-suite Shower Room  
Window to rear, close coupled WC, built in WC, built in shower cubicle, wash hand basin recessed into vanity unit, radiator.

Bedroom Two 1 
Vaulted ceiling, stone fireplace with painted brick inserts, two window to rear garden.

Bedroom Three  
Window to side, fire place with painted brick inserts, loft hatch, painted solid wooden flooring.

Family Bathroom  
Two windows to front, paneled bath, large built in shower cubicle, twin basins recessed into vanity units, low level WC, tiled flooring exposed beams to ceiling and walls.

Annexe 

Entrance Hall  
Loft hatch, storage cupboard housing separate annexed boiler, doors to:

WC  
Closed coupled WC, wash hand basin.

Sitting Room/ Kitchen  
French doors to rear patio, Plumbing for basin and space for kitchen units, space for sofa and dining table.

Bedroom One  
Window to front, radiator, solid wood flooring.

En-suite Bathroom  
Paneled Bath, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator.

Bedroom Two 2 
Window to side and rear, oak flooring, door to:

En-suite Shower  
Built in double shower tray, pedestal wash hand basin, window to side,

Outside  

Double Carport  
An English heritage constructed oak posted car port providing parking for two cars, door to rear to staircase.

Office / Gym  
Door from rear garden to staircase to large room with vaulted ceiling, window to front.

To the front  
A level large lawned area stone walls creating raised shrub boarders surrounded by mature hedging and trees, stone flag patio area, paved pathway to secluded gravel play area underneath a large beech tree surrounded by beech hedgerow, gated access to side driveway.

To the rear  
Mainly laid to lawn, surrounded by mature trees and shrubs, paved patio area, access to side passage with large tool shed with power supply, gated to side driveway

To the side  
Gravel gated driveway providing parking for four vehicles and additional parking for a further two in the carport.

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Added on Rightmove:
29 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Hemel Hempstead (0.5 mi)
  • Apsley (1.7 mi)
  • Berkhamsted (3.0 mi)
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Wilsons Of Bovingdon, Bovingdon

35a High Street, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, HP3 0HG

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Nearest stations

  • Hemel Hempstead (0.5 mi)
  • Apsley (1.7 mi)
  • Berkhamsted (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wilsons Of Bovingdon, Bovingdon

35a High Street, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, HP3 0HG

01442 738062 Local call rate

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