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5 bedroom detached house for sale

The Chowns, Harpenden, Hertfordshire

Sold STC £1,875,000

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Tenure: Freehold

The Property:

Sitting astride a generous plot Hambledon House is a stunning five bedroom detached family home built just 15 years ago to an exacting finish throughout. Situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in West Common this impressive property boasts circa 4600 sqft of generous and contemporary accommodation.


This impressive and generous detached home is finished to a high specification throughout, offering a tremendous balance of accommodation on a plot approaching a third of an acre. Designed and built by the current owners in 2000 the contemporary layout and overall room proportions are ideal for a growing family of all ages. Positioned at the top of a quiet cul-de-sac the property is accessed through a walled driveway. On entering the house there is an impressive entrance hall with magnificent oak staircase. Two separate reception rooms are situated to the front of the house, ideal for use as a study and children's playroom. The back of the house is comprised of a large formal sitting room with fantastic brick built fireplace. Double doors open through to what is currently defined as a formal dining room. The Kitchen/diner is a more recent addition and offers a stunning open space with vaulted ceiling and bi-fold doors that fill the space with light. The kitchen itself is of a high specification featuring a large island, generous space for dining and a large seating area. A wonderful space for the family to socialise and enjoy and provides a real wow factor to this home. There is a separate pantry, as well as a utility room and secure access to the side and internal access to the double garage. Upstairs there are five generous double bedrooms, two featuring ensuite bathrooms and a further family bathroom. The attention to detail is exemplary, boasting oak doors and joinery, underfloor heating throughout and various modern inclusions, such as an inbuilt Sonos music system, this home exudes quality. With ample parking to the front and a stunning private rear garden this is a wonderful family home in a prestigious West Common location.


The Chowns is a peaceful cul-de-sac in the heart of West Common. The generous plot sizes along the road contribute to an idyllic setting and a wonderful feeling of space. Harpenden town centre with its vast array of shops, pubs and restaurants is just over a mile away and provides the mainline station direct to St Pancras International in under 30 minutes. Junction 9 of the M1 is just a ten minute drive away

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02 November 2016

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