Codicote Road, Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 8GD
£1,850,000Offers in excess of
- Detached house
- Six bedrooms and four bath/shower rooms
- Formal sitting and dining rooms
- Family room and breakfast room
- Gas central heating
- Approximately 0.66 acres
- Attached barn with power and water
- Gated driveway with parking for up to ten cars
A six bedroom detached house with a private gated driveway and mature gardens of approximately 0.66 acres, located in the Hertfordshire village of Wheathampstead.
The house is presented over three floors and offers in excess of 2,500 sq. ft. of accommodation. On the ground floor there is a formal sitting room with double doors to a dining room, and a bespoke fitted kitchen with an adjoining family room and breakfast room. There is also a utility room and two cloakrooms at either end of the property. On the first floor there are four bedrooms, two of which have an en suite bath/shower room and fitted wardrobes. On the second floor are two further bedrooms, a shower room and a kitchenette. There is a barn to the front of the property with direct access from the house and has power and water.
The sitting room has a feature stone fireplace with a log burning stove, and the family room has an Adam style fireplace. The sitting, dining and family rooms all have French doors to the rear garden. The bespoke kitchen has granite worktops, a range cooker, butler's sink, integrated double height fridge and a dishwasher. There is also a breakfast room and a utility room which has space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, and a door to the barn.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
On the first floor, there are two double bedrooms both with fitted wardrobes and en suite bath/shower rooms. There are two further bedrooms, one of which is a double and bedroom five is currently presented as a study. There is also a family bathroom on this floor. On the second floor there are two bedrooms and a shower room. There is a small kitchenette area on the landing with fitted hob, fridge and microwave along with a sink.
Gardens and Parking
The landscaped rear garden is laid to lawn with mature shrubs and trees including a large weeping willow in the centre. There is a large terraced area for entertaining, a greenhouse and a childrens' treehouse. There is a double carport and the gravelled driveway has parking for up to ten cars. The barn is currently used for storage but could be converted (STPP) into an annexe, gym or home office
Situation & Schooling
Wheathampstead is situated just 4 miles north of St Albans on the River Lea, in between Harpenden and Welwyn Garden City. It offers a selection of independent shops, coffee shops, a butchers, the local pub and a Tesco Express. Wheathampstead has two primary schools - St Helens Church of England Primary School and Beech Hyde Primary School and Nursery. Other local schools include St Albans High School for Girls, Aldwickbury Prep (boys school) and St Albans School.