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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Wordsworth Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire

Sold STC £1,195,000

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Tenure: Freehold

The Property:

A spacious four bedroom detached character home situated in the heart of the Poets' area. The home presents a fine balance of space with well balanced bedroom and living accommodation in a prized central location close to St Georges School and has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment.


A rare opportunity to acquire a four bedroom detached character home with scope to extend in one of Harpenden's most desirable central locations. Built in the 1920's and exuding the character of the period, the home currently presents; an entrance hall with stairs to the first floor, a large living room, a separate dining room, a kitchen, a breakfast room and WC. Upstairs there are four well proportioned bedrooms, a WC and an attractive family bathroom with separate bath and shower. To the side of the house, a large garage provides extensive storage and there is ample parking to the front. The house presents a rare opportunity to extend and develop to the side and rear a development that could also encompass the conversion of the loft (STPP). To the rear a generous plot enjoys a terrific southerly aspect and presents a wonderful privacy with a lawned area for a young family to enjoy. A home that you can move straight into whilst presenting an excellent opportunity to enlarge as the family grow. Wordsworth Road is one of Harpenden's most sought-after central settings.


Harpenden's 'Poets' area is an exclusive setting, fusing a charming assortment of characterful homes from all the epochs of Harpenden's development. This unique property is ideally placed in the heart of the town. The Victorian town centre is within a short stroll and offers a pleasant tree-lined High Street and an exceptional choice of boutique shops, restaurants and pubs. The Capital Connect rail service, direct into St Pancras International in under 26 minutes is also within a short walk of the house. Harpenden's reputation for quality schooling is one of the many draw-cards to the town, and the renowned St Georges School is ideally situated on the fringes of the Poet's area.

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11 November 2016

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