Crabtree Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire

£1,400,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
The Property:

OPEN WEEKEND 2nd & 3rd October. Strictly by Appointment. A handsome and superbly presented four bedroom Edwardian home in this prized central position close to the Common and Harpenden town centre.

Description:

A fine example of one of Harpenden's classic hundred-year-old homes and a wonderful tribute to Edwardian architecture. Situated just off 'The Common' and within a brisk stroll of Harpenden's tree lined Victorian centre this elegant home provides a wonderful balance of space and many original character features. The classic style produces a pleasant entrance, with lofty ceilings characterising the feeling of space in the hallway. The ground floor comprises a formal lounge to the front with an attractive open fireplace and

flooded with natural light from the large bay windows together with side sash windows. Spanning the rear of the house, the wonderful fully fitted kitchen/dining room provides a super area for entertaining, the kitchen designed with quality units and top of the range fitted appliances.

Upstairs, the first floor has three large bedrooms and are serviced by a superb four-piece bathroom suite. On the second floor a generous master bedroom boasting a glorious en-suite bathroom completes the accommodation for this marvellous home. To the front of the house there is off-road parking, whilst to the rear a magnificent private garden of approximately 100' has been comprehensively landscaped which forms a series of distinctive zones. The large lawn has been levelled and enclosed by fine shingle pathways, sleeper retained walls offer space for shrubs and plants. Beyond the lawn there are

Raised box hedge beds containing standard bay trees and fantastic contemporary outdoor kitchen and BBQ area as well as a large timber structure with could easily be converted into a modern home/office Gym. There is also scope for additional development subject to renewed consents.

Location:

Crabtree Lane is a wonderful central location presenting a characterful range of houses from all the epochs of Harpenden's development. This highly sought after setting is ideally placed close to the renowned Crabtree and St Dominic's Schools and is just a short walk from both St Georges and Sir John Lawes secondary schools. The town centre and station are both within a short stroll and present a fine array of boutique shops, restaurants and leisure facilities with fast direct rail 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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