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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Crabtree Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire

Sold STC £855,000

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Tenure: Freehold

The Property:

A handsome three bedroom detached family home situated on a good sized plot in this prime central position. The accommodation provides a flexible arrangement for living and has been beautifully extended and modernised by the current owners.


This fine home has been lovingly maintained by the current owners and provides the space and quality to suit a wide range of different uses with potential to extend further if required. The ground floor has undergone a significant re-design and features a welcoming entrance hall with stairs to the first floor and access to the WC. There is a superb lounge that offers the scope for dual purpose lounge dining if required and is a room that benefits from a bright dual-aspect as it opens through to the kitchen diner to the rear. A separate family room/study is accessed off the lounge and provides that versatile space to suit a range of different uses with a fine view of the garden. The kitchen-breakfast room is the focal point of the ground floor having undergone a recent program of extension the space presents a superb arena for entertaining and is well lit by a 4mx2m glass lantern. Featuring an extensive range of quality units and built in appliances that include the glorious 'Rangemaster' professional oven and doors from the dining space open onto the private grounds to the rear. Upstairs three well appointed bedrooms are serviced by an attractive family bathroom. (NB. without significant extension there is potential to convert the loft space into a fourth bedroom STPP, as other similar properties in the road have done!). This charming home is set back nicely from the road in an elevated position enjoying views of a pleasant street scene. There is ample off-road parking, a garage to the left hand flank and at the rear a beautifully arranged garden that extends in excess of 65' and provides a wonderful tranquillity and the space for a family to enjoy. An excellent home for every stage of life!


Crabtree lane is a wonderful central location presenting a characterful range of houses from all the epochs of Harpenden's development. The location is ideally located close to the renowned Crabtree school and is just a short walk from both St Georges and Sir John Lawes secondary schools. Harpenden's Victorian tree-lined town centre is within a short walk and presents a fine array of boutique shops, restaurants and leisure facilities and the station provides direct access to central London within 30 minutes. At the bottom of Crabtree Lane the large open spaces of Harpenden Common are a wonderful escape for young families.

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04 May 2016

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