14 Kimpton Road
Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 8LD
- Detached house
- Four bedrooms, three bathrooms
- Three reception rooms
- Open plan kitchen/dining/family room
- Private garden and 7.56 acres of paddocks
- Driveway for approximately four cars
- Manège and stabling for four horses
- Far reaching countryside views
A 1930s extended four bedroom detached equestrian property, on a 7.56 acres plot with grounds, stables and a manège.
The property has been extended at the rear and now has over 1,940 sq. ft. of accommodation over two floors. On the ground floor there are three reception rooms, an open plan kitchen/dining/family room and a shower/utility room. The first floor has three double bedrooms and a single bedroom. The master bedroom has an en suite and dressing area and there is a family bathroom. The rear garden is well established and has a variety of mature trees to include a number of fruit trees. There is a patio seating area near the house and through a gate you are able to access a small separate orchard with a timber built shed. Accessed via a second secure gate is a stable block with stabling for four horses and a paddock. There are approximately 7.56 acres of paddocks, a manège and a summerhouse overlooking the manège. At the front of the property is gravelled driveway with parking for approximately four cars.
The extended kitchen/dining/family room has a range of oak wall and base units with worktops and tiled splashbacks. There is an integrated double oven and hob, space for a dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The adjoining utility/shower room currently houses the washing machine and has a shower, WC and wash basin. The dual aspect sitting room has an open fire with brick surround and door to the garden.
The master bedroom has a dressing area with fitted wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle. There are three further bedrooms, all of which have fitted storage cupboards. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, WC and wash basin.
Gardens and Equestrian
The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with wide flower and shrub borders and mature trees. There is a patio seating area spanning the width of the property. There is gated access to a small orchard and also the stable block. The other equestrian facilities include two main paddocks and a manège. There is vehicular right of access to Porters End Lane.
Situation and Schooling
The property is in the hamlet of Blackmore End, which offers countryside views/walks and bridleways. It is located just over a mile from the centre of Kimpton and 2.5 miles from Wheathampstead, which have a range of pubs, restaurants, independent shops and convenience stores, along with a range of primary schools and nurseries. There is also a range of highly rated state and private secondary schools in Harpenden and St Albans.Harpenden station is 4.5 miles away which has direct links to St Pancras.