Pleasantly situated in the wooded enclave of Blackmore End and set well back from Kimpton Road with gravel covered return driveway providing ample off-road parking, this splendid property offers tremendous scope for extension and reconfiguration.

This versatile detached property is approached via a covered porch and front door leading to reception hallway with window to front and feature parquet flooring. Staircase to first floor. Doors leading to a spacious sitting room with double glazed bay window to front, feature fire place and parquet flooring. An inner hallway gives access to the cloak room and additional dining room, again with double glazed window to front.

There is a well fitted kitchen/breakfast room with double glazed window to rear affording pleasant aspect over the garden and paddock beyond. Excellent range of floor and wall mounted storage units and extensive work surfaces with double bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit.

Additional pantry cupboard. Fitted double oven, hob and extractor hood over. Recess for fridge freezer and plumbing for automatic dishwashing machine.

A feature of the ground floor is the spacious conservatory/sun lounge of timber and glazed construction affording pleasant aspect over and access to the garden and paddock beyond.

Ground floor master bedroom with en-suite shower room and second double bedroom both with parquet flooring and bathroom adjacent.


Front Garden

First Floor

Rear Garden




Additional Information
On the first floor there is a spacious landing with Velux windows to rear and range of eaves storage cupboards and doors leading to bedrooms 3 and 4, both with front aspect over adjacent farmland.
There is a first floor bathroom with 4 piece suite including fully tiled shower cubicle and panelled bath.
Detached double garage with up and over door. Power and light connected.
Utility room with plumbing for automatic washing machine, large storage cupboard and work shop.
Return gravel driveway from Kimpton Road providing access to garage and off-street parking for numerous vehicles. Neat lawned area with inset mature trees and flower and shrub beds and borders. Mature hedging to boundaries. Extensive patio area immediately adjacent to rear and large lawned area with inset mature trees. Ornamental garden pond and fountain. Additional sun trap patio area. Beech hedging to boundary.
In addition to the mature gardens, which extend to approximately half an acre, the property features an enclosed paddock, extending to 2 acres and currently set aside to natural meadow land, although offering various potential equestrian and other livestock uses.
The property is situated off Kimpton Road, close to the popular Cross Keys public house at Gustard Wood, in an area noted for its wooded environment and surrounding countryside providing beautiful walks. Nearby is Mid-Herts Golf Club and the picturesque village of Wheathampstead with its comprehensive array of independent shops, gastro pubs and convenience stores. Harpenden town is just a short drive away, providing excellent secondary schooling and mainline station with fast service to London on the ThamesLink line.
  • Property Details

    Guide Price £1,450,000 Sold

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    Kimpton Road, Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4, AL4 8LD

    A detached residence in attractive edge of village location offering versatile accommodation and tremendous scope for further extension. Standing in gardens and grounds extending to 2.5 acres this outstanding property is ideal for the equestrian minded or those seeking space for other pursuits.

  • 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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Kimpton Road, Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 AL4 8LD


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Stamp Duty payable on 1,450,000 purchase

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£125,000 - £250,000
£250,001 - £925,000
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