Pleasantly situated within this sought-after development, designed and specified for those 55 and over, with delightful views over the lightly wooded grounds and river, this outstanding property is accessed by coded security bollards to provide a secure, traffic free environment.

The property is attractively presented with a spacious entrance hall and a cloakroom, with additional utility provision.
A beautiful living room with twin windows and a feature fireplace makes for a comfortable sitting area, leading into the well-proportioned dining room, off which is a delightful garden room with lovely riverside views and doors opening onto a raised sun terrace.
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with an excellent range of storage cupboards and granite work surfaces. Appliances include a double oven, hob with extractor, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
From the landing, doors lead to the master bedroom; a bright, double room with an en suite shower room and double doors onto a large balcony, affording an al fresco space for drinks, or dining, and stunning views over the River Lea. The second bedroom is also of good size and is ideal for guests or family. The third bedroom also works well as a study and there is a very appealing fitted main bathroom.

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Externally, the communal grounds are professionally tended and very attractive with neat well-maintained lawns and beds brimming with flowers and mature specimen trees and shrubs. Pathways run alongside the river and through the grounds, ideal for leisurely strolls. The property has a garage nearby and there are ample additional parking areas.
Access to the High Street shops and associated amenities could not be easier,literally being 100m from the security bollards at the entrance to King Edward Place. There is an excellent range of local shopping, including the Tesco Express, a butcher, bakery, pharmacy and post office. There is a fine selection of restaurants providing international cuisine, plus coffee shop/cafes and local public houses. In addition, Wheathampstead offers doctor and dentist surgeries, a library and tennis club, plus lovely rural walks and pathways. Harpenden town centre is only 3 Miles away, while more comprehensive amenities, including alternative mainline station options, can be found nearby in St Albans or Welwyn Garden City.
TENURE: Leasehold
TERM: 999 years from 2007. Monthly service charge £315.10
  • Property Details

    Guide Price £800,000

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    King Edward Place, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, AL4, AL4 8FJ

    Pleasantly situated within a much sought after centre of village riverside development, designed and specified for those 55 and over. 3 bedroom cottage style house has balcony views over the River Lea.

  • Primary Schools

    Redbourn Infant and Nursery School CY 2,223.9 miles

    Beech Hyde Primary School CY 2,224.1 miles

    The Grove JM CY 2,224.2 miles

    St Helens C of E Primary School COE VC 2,224.3 miles

    Aldwickbury School M IND 2,224.3 miles

    St Dominic Roman Catholic Primary School RC VA 2,224.3 miles

    High Beeches JMI CY 2,224.4 miles

    Crabtree Infant's and Junior Schools CY 2,224.5 miles

    St Nicholas JMI COE VA 2,224.5 miles

    Flamstead Village School CY 2,224.6 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Secondary Schools

    St Albans School M IND 2,221.7 miles

    Loreto College F RC AC 2,221.8 miles

    Beaumont School AC 2,221.9 miles

    Verulam School M AC 2,221.9 miles

    St Albans High School For Girls F COE IND 2,222.0 miles

    St Albans Girls' School F AC 2,222.5 miles

    Sandringham School AC 2,222.6 miles

    Roundwood Park School AC 2,224.7 miles

    St George's School AC 2,224.7 miles

    Sir John Lawes School AC 2,224.8 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Transport

    M25 Junction 21 2,220.2 miles

    St Albans Train Station 2,221.7 miles

    Harpenden Train Station 2,224.5 miles

    M1 Junction 9 2,224.9 miles

    Luton Parkway Station 2,227.0 miles

    London Luton Airport 2,227.1 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

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King Edward Place, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, AL4 AL4 8FJ


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