9 bedroom detached house for saleRobins Nest Hill, Little Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, SG13
Guide Price £8,750,000
- 9 bedrooms
- 5 reception rooms
- 6 bathrooms
- Leisure Facilities
- Secondary accommodation
- Swimming Pool
Full descriptionCulverwood is a fabulous period country house with glorious uninterrupted views in a 270 degree arc overlooking Hertfordshire countryside. The property is easily accessible to London by road and rail and has a number of good schools nearby. It has outdoor and indoor swimming pools and fine grounds
Culverwood House is a fabulous period country house with some of the best views in the County. Despite its rural surroundings it is only 21 miles into Central London and 16 minutes into Kings Cross from Potters Bar (6.4 miles away).
The house has been stylishly refurbished in recent years and is a gracious country house suitable for family living and grand entertaining in equal measure. The impressive entrance hall leads into a reception hall with high ceilings - a feature throughout - an impressive open stone fireplace and intricate cornicing. There is a fabulous open plan kitchen/breakfast room with pantry and boot room, family room and drawing room with stunning views. The ground floor also comprises a library, dining room, cinema room for 12 people and 2 studies. There is also a huge party room. The total square footage including outbuildings totals 19,890 sq. ft.
Leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, gymnasium, exercise studio, games room and sauna.
On the first floor is a large master bedroom suite with his and hers dressing room and en suite bathroom, 3 further en suite bedrooms, staff accommodation with 2 bedrooms and on the second floor are 4 further bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The gardens and grounds are beautiful with extensive terracing, swimming pool, pool house with kitchen and changing room, all-weather tennis court, coach house, and additional garaging for 4 cars. There are also paddocks and woodland, extending to about 28 acres in total.
Hertford 4.5 miles, Potters Bar 6.4 miles (trains to London Kings Cross from 16 minutes), Luton Airport 17 miles, Central London 21 miles.
Culverwood House is well situated in some of Hertfordshire's finest countryside. The property is positioned on the edge of the pretty village of Little Berkhamsted which has a village shop and gastro pub.
The town centres of Hertford and Hatfield are within easy reach (3.9 miles and 5.5 miles respectively) and both provide comprehensive shopping and travel facilities. Communications in the area are excellent, the A1(M) is about 5 miles away. Major airports are easily accessible with Luton 17.1 miles, Stansted 24.1 miles, London City 27.5 miles and Heathrow 36 miles.
There is a fantastic selection of golf courses in the area including Brocket Hall with its outstanding Auberge du Lac restaurant, Knebworth and Mid Herts.
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