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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Harpenden Road, Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

Under Offer £3,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Extensive grounds with formal gardens & paddock, in all 8.620 acres (3.489 ha)
  • 8 reception rooms
  • kitchen with breakfast area
  • utility room
  • 2 cloakrooms
  • cellar
  • 5 bedrooms (2 with dressing areas & 3 with en suites)
  • family bathroom
  • indoor swimming pool with sauna & gym

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantial Grade II Listed country house with excellent leisure facilities, fabulous far reaching views, all set in grounds totalling 8.6 acres


Harpenden High Street with mainline station (St Pancras International from 22 minutes) - 2.3 miles
St Albans City with mainline station (St Pancras International from 18 minutes) - 4.8 miles
Central London - 26.6 miles
Wheathampstead village centre - 1 mile
A1M - 4.5 miles
M1(J.9) - 6 miles
London Luton Airport - 6.4 miles

The historic village of Wheathampstead lies about 1 mile away, whilst the town of Harpenden lies 2.3 miles to the east and St Albans 4.8 miles to the south. Wheathampstead offers a good range of day to day shops, pubs and a Tesco Express, whilst Harpenden, with its distinctly village feel, offers a range of supermarkets, numerous boutiques and traditional independent shops, restaurants, bars and bistros.

Harpenden and St Albans are renowned for their excellent private and state schools. There are numerous leisure and sporting facilities in both towns. For the commuter, Harpenden and St Albans provide mainline stations, with fast and frequent train services into St Pancras International from 22 and 18 minutes respectively.
Road communications are excellent with the M1 being just 6 miles distant and the A1M being 4.5 miles distant. Both motorways provide a direct link to the M25.


Summary of accommodation
Entrance hall, sitting room, study/office, library, orangery, sun room, snug, kitchen, breakfast area, utility room, 2 cloakrooms, cellar

Master bedroom with dressing room & en suite bath & shower room & spiral staircase down to orangery, bedroom 2 with en suite bathroom, bedroom 3 with en suite bathroom & dressing area, 2 further bedrooms, family bathroom,

Formal gardens with sun terrace and built in BBQ

Extensive grounds with adjoining ring fenced paddock, large timber framed outbuilding/garaging, in all 8.620 acres (3.489 ha)

Leisure Area
Indoor heated swimming pool, gymnasium, sauna/shower/changing room, play room, music room

Easements, Wayleaves and Rights of Way
The property is offered for sale subject to any public or private rights of way and any easements and wayleaves, whether referred to in these particulars or not.

Mains electricity, water and gas

Local Authority
St Albans District Council - 01727 866100

Strictly by appointment with Savills

Acreage: 8.6 Acres

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 August 2017

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