A substantial Edwardian home, situated in the much sought after 'Poets' area of Harpenden, close to the town centre, station and excellent local schooling.

This fine family home offers a wealth of accommodation and retains many of the original features to include ceiling cornices, picture rails and fireplaces, it is also centrally heated to radiators throughout. This home also benefits from a glorious fully enclosed, private west facing garden, with rear patios, mature shrubs and play area and has the added benefit of off street parking and a detached garage.

Harpenden is well noted for its excellent choice of schools, sports and social facilities, various clubs and a comprehensive range of restaurants and bars. Harpenden benefits from a main line train service to St. Pancras International, The City, Luton and Gatwick Airports and beyond, to Brighton.

Entrance Hall Stairs to first floor.

Living Room 15'11" (4.85m) into bay x 11'9" (3.58m). Sash bay window to front. Feature fireplace with surround, built in bookshelves and cupboards to either side.

Dining Room 14'1" x 11'10" (4.3m x 3.6m). Featue fireplace with surround. Double glazed patio doors leading out to rear garden.

Utility Room 11'6" x 8'8" max (3.5m x 2.64m max). Sash window to front and door to side. Wall mounted boiler. Range of wall units, wood work surface with inset butler sink. Space and plumbing for washing machine.

Cloakroom Tiled floor. Sash window to side. Low level flush WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin.

Family Room 17'6" x 12'6" (5.33m x 3.8m). Sash window to front. Wood flooring. Built in shelving and cupboards. Log burner.

Kitchen/Diner 15'4" x 12'3" (4.67m x 3.73m). Excellent range of base and wall units with granite work surface and double butler sink. Double glazed windows to rear overlooking garden, window to siude and doors leading to patio area. Space for American style fridge freezer and Aga style cooker. Integrated dishwasher. Two Velux skylights.

First Floor Landing Stairs to second floor

Bedroom One 15'3" x 12'11" (4.65m x 3.94m). Sash window to front. Built in cupboards.

Bedroom Two 13'11" x 11'11" (4.24m x 3.63m). Built in wardrobe. Feature fireplace with surround. Sash window to rear.

Bedroom Three 12'4" x 9'11" (3.76m x 3.02m). Sash windows to rear overlooking garden.

Family Bathroom Dual aspect frosted sash window to side and front. Classic white suite comprising pedestal mounted wash hand basin, panelled bath, low level flush WC and shower cubicle. Heated towel rail. Part tiled walls to bath and shower area.

Second Floor Landing Sash window to side. Hatch to loft.

Bedroom Four 16'4" x 11'8" (4.98m x 3.56m). Double glazed window to rear. Feature fireplace. Door to:

En-Suite Double glazed Velux skylight. Pedestal mounted wash hand basin. Low level flush WC. Shower cubicle.

Bedroom Five 10'6" x 10' (3.2m x 3.05m). Double glazed windows to rear.

Eaves Storage A large loft area providing plenty of storage space, with good head height.

Front Garden Gated side access. Off street parking with access to:

Garage 19'3" x 8'2" (5.87m x 2.5m). Metal up and over door. Power and light. Personal doors to side and rear. Loft space.

Rear Garden Immediately adjacent to the house is a raised patio with steps down to a larger terrace area. Outside power and water supply.

  • Property Details

    Guide Price £1,395,000 Sold

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    Tennyson Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5, AL5 4BD

    A substantial Edwardian home, situated in the much sought after 'Poets' area of Harpenden, close to the town centre, station and excellent local schooling.

  • Primary Schools

    Manland Primary School CY 0.2 miles

    St Hilda's School F IND 0.3 miles

    St Nicholas JMI COE VA 0.3 miles

    The Lea Primary CY 0.3 miles

    The Kings School IND 0.4 miles

    Roundwood Primary CY 0.4 miles

    St Dominic Roman Catholic Primary School RC VA 0.5 miles

    Crabtree Infant's and Junior Schools CY 0.5 miles

    Sauncey Wood JMI CY 0.6 miles

    Wood End JMI CY 0.7 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Secondary Schools

    St George's School AC 0.1 miles

    Sir John Lawes School AC 0.3 miles

    Roundwood Park School AC 0.4 miles

    St Albans Girls' School F AC 2.3 miles

    Sandringham School AC 2.6 miles

    St Albans High School For Girls F COE IND 2.9 miles

    Loreto College F RC AC 3.1 miles

    St Albans School M IND 3.1 miles

    Verulam School M AC 3.1 miles

    Beaumont School AC 3.3 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

  • Transport

    Harpenden Train Station 0.4 miles

    M1 Junction 9 1.6 miles

    London Luton Airport 2.3 miles

    Luton Parkway Station 2.4 miles

    St Albans Train Station 3.2 miles

    M25 Junction 21 4.7 miles

    *Approximate distances as the crow flies.

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Tennyson Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 AL5 4BD


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