This superb detached period residence offers flexible accommodation, including linked outbuildings, arranged over three floors, approached through a solid oak front door leading to an impressive dual aspect reception hall with inglenook fireplace and flagstone flooring. A large study/reception room, off this area, has a front aspect and inglenook fireplace with oak bressemer and solid fuel burner. This room also has a range of fitted storage cupboards, exposed beams and flagstone flooring. There is a useful utility and rear lobby area, with cloakroom off and cupboards housing the 'Nibe' heat exchange pump for underfloor heating and water softener for bore hole water. The stunning split level kitchen and breakfast area opens onto the rear terrace through bi-fold doors and is a fusion of contemporary fitted kitchen with quality hand painted units and premium appliances and period character, having exposed beams and flagstone flooring. The attached double height period barn has been integrated into the main residence and is currently used a games/party room, but has consent for mezzanine provision and an additional 3 bedrooms plus bathrooms. Beyond this lies the gym, with double doors opening onto a yoga terrace, with den/study/office and shower room over and lobby with gardeners wc and door opening onto the yard. On the first floor of the main house there are two double bedrooms, with exposed beams and brickwork, both with en suite facilities and on the second floor, another double bedroom with en suite and walk in dressing room.

Additional Information
The property is set in grounds extending to just under 2 acres including garden and paddock. Secure gated access leads to a private drive and turning area with parking for numerous vehicles. The current owners are submitting a planning application for the construction of a double garage. The formal garden is mainly laid to lawn with inset mature trees and has an extensive split level patio/terrace. Large garden shed with wc. All weather, fully enclosed 'en tout cas' tennis court Two large English heritage listed barns. A self contained studio annexe with shower room, ideal for independent family member or staff. Post and rail fenced paddock.
The hamlet of Gosmore is surrounded by lovely countryside and offers easy access to Hitchin, where a wide range of amenities including excellent schooling, shopping and mainline access to London can be found. Gosmore is noted for two public houses and a vibrant local community.
  • Property Details

    Guide Price £1,800,000

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    Thistley Lane, Gosmore, Hitchin, Herts, SG4, SG4 7QT

    In an attractive village setting this detached period residence, with grounds extending to 2 acres, offers superbly appointed accommodation of character, with permission to extend at mezzanine level, plus useful outbuildings with income potential and all weather tennis court.

  • 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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Thistley Lane, Gosmore, Hitchin, Herts, SG4 SG4 7QT


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