This fine house has versatile accommodation arranged over two floors with a ground floor extension which lends itself to annexe accommodation, a stunning conservatory and as previously mentioned an indoor pool with games/bar area.
Harpenden is well noted for its excellent choice of schools for all age groups. Social requirements are well catered for, including several challenging golf courses, a sports centre, swimming pool, various clubs and associations and a comprehensive range of restaurants and bars. Harpenden benefits from a fast electrified train service to St. Pancras International (c.26 minutes), the City, Gatwick Airport and Brighton.

. Hardwood front door with obscured glass panels and sidelights to:

Entrance Hall A spacious and welcoming area. Three radiators. Double glazed windows to front and side. Coats cupboard with hanging rail and shelves. Staircase to first floor.

Cloakroom Close coupled W.C. Double glazed side aspect window. Hand basin with tiled splashback. Radiator.

Living Room 18' x 15' (5.49m x 4.57m). Feature brick open fireplace with tiled hearth. Double glazed window to front. Large double glazed picture window and sliding patio doors to garden. Multi-pane sliding doors to:

Dining Room 12' x 11'5" (3.66m x 3.48m). Wood flooring. Glazed sliding doors to:

Conservatory 38'3" x 13'6" (11.66m x 4.11m). A magnificent bespoke conservatory with pitched double glazed roof and double glazed windows to all sides and double glazed french doors to three sides. Ceramic tiled floor.

Study 9' x 8'9" (2.74m x 2.67m). Accessed via multipane double doors from the Living Room. Fitted study furniture with desk, drawers and storage cupboards and shelves. Sliding patio doors to rear garden. Door to:

Inner Hall Multipane hardwood door to front. N.B. This area of the house would lend itself to annex accommodation. Hatch access to loft space. Door to:

Bathroom Panel enclosed bath. Corner hand basin with cupboard under and tiled surround. Close coupled W.C. Chrome heated towel rail. Front aspect window.

Playroom or Bed Sitting Room 15' x 8'5" (4.57m x 2.57m). Front aspect windows. Double panel radiator.

Changing Room/Sauna Shower enclosure. Chrome heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Door to sauna.

Pool Room 48' x 19'9" (14.63m x 6.02m). Heated indoor pool with roman end. Pitched polycarbonate roof. Double glazed windows to side and rear with double glazed french doors into garden. Raised seating and bar area. Plant room.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 15' x 14'6" (4.57m x 4.42m). Range of base and wall mounted units with small island. Extensive granite work surface area, inset one and a half bowl sink unit with swivel mixer tap. Integrated appliances include Neff oven microwave, separate Neff four burner gas hob with hood over and Neff dishwasher. There is also space and plumbing for an American style fridge freezer. Ceramic tiled floor. Ceiling recessed downlighters. Double glazed picture window looking down the garden with windows and sliding patio doors onto the conservatory. Radiator with decorative cover. Larder cupboard. Door to:

Utility Room 10'1" x 8'10" (3.07m x 2.7m). Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for additional appliances. Floor mounted Potterton Kingfisher boiler providing domestic hot water and gas fired central heating. Large double glazed window overlooking the garden. Understairs storage cupboard housing water softener. Stable door to utility lobby.

Utility Lobby Hardwood door to front. Built in storage cupboard. Multipane hardwood door to rear garden and opening to garage.


Landing Double glazed front aspect windows. Large airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder and shelved storage.

Bedroom One 15' x 12'5" (4.57m x 3.78m). Built-in wardrobes. Double glazed rear aspect windows. Large opening to:

Dressing Area 9'1" x 8'6" (2.77m x 2.6m). Double glazed windows to side and rear. Radiator. Door to:

En-Suite Bathroom Panel enclosed bath with mixer tap. Close coupled W.C. Hand basin set into shelf with cupboards under. Part tiled walls. Front aspect window. Radiator.

Bedroom Two 14' x 11'6" (4.27m x 3.5m). Double glazed rear aspect window. Built in wardrobe.

Bedroom Three 13'6" x 10' (4.11m x 3.05m). Double glazed windows to front and overlooking garden. Fitted wardrobe. Vanity unit with hand basin and tiled splashback.

Bedroom Four 11'1" x 8' (3.38m x 2.44m). Double glazed window overlooking garden. Radiator.

Bathroom Panel enclosed bath with mixer tap. Corner shower enclosure with Mira shower unit. Concealed cistern W.C. Hand basin set into shelf with cupboards and drawers under. Double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Chrome heated towel rail.


Front Garden A large block paved drive affording ample off street parking and giving access to the garage. There is a central raised rose bed and well stocked flower and shrub borders.

Garage 17'9" x 15'7" (5.4m x 4.75m). Remote control up and over door. Rear aspect double glazed window. Power and light.

Rear Garden The rear garden is a magnificent feature of the property extending from the back of the house to approximately ? feet and then sweeping round behind the house towards the pool room. Principally laid to lawn with a paved patio area with established shrubs tight to the boundaries and studded with mature trees. Adjacent to the conservatory and pool room there is an additional paved sun terrace.

  • Property Details

    Guide Price £1,750,000 Sold

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    Oak Way, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5, AL5 2NT

    A substantial detached house with an indoor pool occupying a magnificent and generous private plot affording tremendous scope for development (STPP) in West Common at the end of a much favoured cul-de-sac within the highly sought after West Common area.

  • Primary Schools

    St Dominic Roman Catholic Primary School RC VA 0.7 miles

    The Grove JM CY 0.8 miles

    St Nicholas JMI COE VA 0.9 miles

    High Beeches JMI CY 1.0 miles

    Crabtree Infant's and Junior Schools CY 1.0 miles

    St Hilda's School F IND 1.0 miles

    Aldwickbury School M IND 1.0 miles

    Roundwood Primary CY 1.1 miles

    Redbourn Infant and Nursery School CY 1.2 miles

    Manland Primary School CY 1.2 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Secondary Schools

    Roundwood Park School AC 1.1 miles

    St George's School AC 1.1 miles

    Sir John Lawes School AC 1.2 miles

    St Albans Girls' School F AC 1.3 miles

    Sandringham School AC 1.8 miles

    St Albans High School For Girls F COE IND 1.9 miles

    St Albans School M IND 2.0 miles

    Loreto College F RC AC 2.0 miles

    Verulam School M AC 2.1 miles

    Beaumont School AC 2.4 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Transport

    Harpenden Train Station 0.8 miles

    M1 Junction 9 1.9 miles

    St Albans Train Station 2.1 miles

    Luton Parkway Station 3.4 miles

    London Luton Airport 3.5 miles

    M25 Junction 21 3.6 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

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Oak Way, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 AL5 2NT


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