floorplan
floorplan
Located in the prestigious Blackmore End, on the Wheathampstead borders, we have this exceptional property.

The entrance hall, with under stairs cupboard and staircase to first floor, leads to the principal ground floor rooms There is a cloakroom with low flush W.C. pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back and open fronted coat and boot store.

The living room features a beautiful open fireplace with carved stone surround and a large bay window to front. Multi pane doors open into the generously proportioned dining room which accommodates a large table and so is ideal for entertaining. Doors open to the lovely Amdega conservatory, which has a tiled floor and doors that open to, and overlook the beautiful garden.

There is an inner hall with a beautiful dresser incorporating drawers, cupboard, and glazed display cabinets together with a matching corner unit. This leads into the kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted to a very high standard with a range of wall mounted and floor standing storage units graced with granite work surfaces, incorporating a one and a half bowl sink unit, 4 ring Neff gas hob with 3 speed extractor canopy over, built in Neff oven, grill and microwave. There is also an integrated Bosch dishwasher and integrated fridge freezer. The adjoining utility room has fitted storage units and a deep butler style sink with mixer tap. A Potterton gas fired central heating boiler supplies the domestic hot water. There is plumbing for an automatic washing machine and a recess for a tumble dryer.

Additional Information
The first floor landing has access to the loft and leads to the dual aspect master bedroom with an en suite bathroom, This is tastefully fitted with a white suite comprising of a bath with separate thermostatically controlled shower unit over the top. There is a low flush W.C. and wash hand basin with built in cupboards below. Bedroom two is another very generous double bedroom and this has a range of fitted wardrobe units. Bedroom three faces to the rear and bedroom four has some wardrobe furniture and a bay window to the front. The family shower-room has a walk-in shower with thermostatically controlled shower unit, a pedestal wash hand basin and low flush W.C. The walls are fully tiled and there is a heated towel rail.

Externally, the generously proportioned corner plot is a particularly notable feature. The gardens are beautifully landscaped and feature a substantial paved patio area over which there is a pergola supporting mature climbing roses. It is flanked by ground level and raised beds stocked with a profusion of flowering plants and mature shrubs, together with a water feature. Divided into compartments there is a formal section with box hedging and topiary domes within mature hedgerows. There is an original 1930s milk cooler. Parts of the with lawn are secluded, with many mature shrubs,trees, rhododendrons and a stunning Copper Beech. There is a timber shed with light and power and a single detached garage with light and power supply. There is a large parking area with a stone chipping surface. This is flagged by mixed hedgerows on either side. PLEASE NOTE: the slate obelisk behind the box hedges will be taken as this has sentimental attachment, but the water pump will stay.

Blackmore End is renowned for its surrounding countryside providing beautiful walks. Nearby is Mid Herts Golf Club and the picturesque village of Wheathampstead, with its delightful array of independent shops, gastro pubs and convenience stores. Harpenden town is just a short drive away.
  • Property Details

    Guide Price £875,000 Sold

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    The Drive, Blackmore End, Hertfordshire, AL4, AL4 8LE

    This beautiful 1930's built house offers a bright, well presented accommodation, set within generous gardens of a high standard. 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

  • Primary Schools

    Kimpton Primary School CY 0.5 miles

    Sauncey Wood JMI CY 1.0 miles

    St Helens C of E Primary School COE VC 1.3 miles

    Manland Primary School CY 1.4 miles

    The Lea Primary CY 1.4 miles

    Aldwickbury School M IND 1.4 miles

    Crabtree Infant's and Junior Schools CY 1.4 miles

    High Beeches JMI CY 1.4 miles

    Beech Hyde Primary School CY 1.4 miles

    The Grove JM CY 1.6 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Secondary Schools

    Sir John Lawes School AC 1.4 miles

    St George's School AC 1.6 miles

    Roundwood Park School AC 2.0 miles

    Sandringham School AC 3.0 miles

    St Albans Girls' School F AC 3.1 miles

    Verulam School M AC 3.6 miles

    St Albans High School For Girls F COE IND 3.6 miles

    Beaumont School AC 3.6 miles

    Loreto College F RC AC 3.8 miles

    St Albans School M IND 4.0 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Transport

    Harpenden Train Station 1.7 miles

    London Luton Airport 2.4 miles

    Luton Parkway Station 2.8 miles

    M1 Junction 9 3.1 miles

    St Albans Train Station 3.9 miles

    M25 Junction 21 5.9 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

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The Drive, Blackmore End, Hertfordshire, AL4 AL4 8LE

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Stamp Duty payable on 875,000 purchase

Tax Band Rate Taxable Sum Tax
£0 - 125,000
£125,000 - £250,000
£250,001 - £925,000
£925,001 - £1,500,000
£1,500,001 +
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Purchase Price Buy-to-Let or Second Home
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