We are delighted to offer for sale this handsome and well presented detached family home located in this highly regarded and much sought after residential location. Park Avenue is one of Harpenden's premier roads and is located in the heart of the Avenues.

This current house offers well balanced accommodation, including five first floor bedrooms, ensuite bathroom and separate family bathroom. On the ground floor there is a lovely triple aspect living room, family room, breakfast room and a good size kitchen which opens into a utility room.

This attractive family home offers a tremendous amount of potential for significant extension or complete redevelopment, subject to planning. Over the last decade a number of the original houses in Park Avenue have been raised to the ground and substantial homes have been erected in their place, many of which are arranged over four floors, including large basements, ground, first and top floor.

Front doors which opens into:

Entrance Hall Stairs leading up to the first floor. Understairs cupboard. Cloaks cupboard.

Cloakroom Comprises wash basin and low level WC. Double glazed window.

Living Room Triple aspect with leaded light windows to front, side and double glazed French doors onto rear garden. Feature fireplace with living flame gas fire. Coved ceiling. Radiators.

Dining Room Double glazed window over rear garden. Double glazed French door. Space for table and chairs. Door into the kitchen and archway through to:

Family Room Double glazed leaded light window. Radiator. Wall light points. Coved ceiling.

Kitchen Comprises of an excellent range of base and wall mounted Shaker style units with ample work surfaces. Double bowl single drainer sink with chrome mixer taps and cupboards under. Integrated dishwasher, hob, extractor hood, double oven and integrated fridge/freezer. Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Radiator. Boiler room which houses the central heating boiler.

Utility Room Double glazed window and French door onto rear garden. Range of base and wall mounted units. Single drainer single bowl sink with cupboards under. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for further fridge. Radiator. Door into double garage.

Double Garage Electric up and over doors. Light and power.

First Floor Landing Double glazed leaded light window overlooking the front. Coved ceiling. Access to loft space.

Bedroom One Double glazed leaded light window to front. Coved ceiling. Downlighters. Radiator. Fitted wardrobes.

Ensuite Bathroom Comprises white panelled bath with shower above, shower curtain, wash basin and WC built into an attractive vanity unit with mirrors above. Large walk-in wardrobe.

Bedroom Two Double glazed leaded light window to front. Radiator.

Bedroom Three Double glazed leaded light window to front. Radiator.

Bedroom Four Double glazed window to rear. Radiator.

Bedroom Five/Study Double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Radiator. Airing cupboard housing lagged hot water cylinder.

Family Bathroom Comprises panelled bath with hot and cold mixer taps, shower, shower screen and curtain, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls. Double glazed frosted window to rear.

Front Garden Mature with block paved driveway providing parking for several cars. Access to double garage. Access to both sides leading through to the rear garden. Mainly laid to lawn with shrub and hedge borders. Flowerbeds.

Rear Garden Fully enclosed and private with an abundance of mature trees, hedge borders and shrubs. Vast lawn area and extensive patio to the rear of the property with external lighting.

Additional Information
The property also enjoys the benefit of a double garage approached by a good sized front garden with parking for several cars, access down both sides leading through to a mature and private rear garden.

Park Avenue North is located within walking distance of the centre of Harpenden which offers a comprehensive range of shops including supermarkets, independent shops and boutiques and is served by a mainline railway station with an excellent service into London (Thameslink).

Harpenden is well noted for its excellent junior and secondary schools, whilst social facilities are well catered for, including various clubs, associations and Rothamsted Park. The town itself enjoys fine restaurants, bars and cafes.
  • Property Details

    Guide Price £2,250,000 Sold

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    Park Avenue North, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5, AL5 2EE

    A detached family home located within the heart of the 'Avenues' in one of the area's most sought after roads offering tremendous potential for extension and possible re-development, subject to planning.

  • 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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Park Avenue North, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 AL5 2EE


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Stamp Duty payable on 2,250,000 purchase

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