A handsome five bedroom detached house of excellent proportions, privately situated in a country lane and occupying a mature plot of around an acre.
Entrance hall : Cloakroom : Sitting room : Family room : Dining room : Kitchen/breakfast room : Utility room : Four double bedrooms to first floor, all with en suites : Fifth double bedroom to second floor, with potential en suite : Detached double garage with self-contained office suite above : Sweeping gravel driveway, providing parking for numerous cars : Electrically operated gated entrance with videophone entryphone system : Mature gardens : In all, around 1 acre
Studham village centre � 1.8 miles
Markyate � 3 miles
Dunstable � 4 miles
Harpenden � 9 miles
Berkhamsted � 9.5 miles
Tring � 9.5 miles
St Albans � 12 miles
Milton Keynes - 19 miles
London � 34 miles
Heath Wood House is a substantial detached house, with its generous accommodation arranged over three floors.
The house enjoys a slightly elevated position, approached by a sweeping gravel driveway, which has electrically operated gates linked to a videophone entry system.
As you enter the house, the quality of finish is clear to see. Beautiful solid oak flooring runs through the entrance hall and reception rooms, while a matching oak staircase rises to the upper floors. Window sills and internal doors are also oak.
Ground floor accommodation comprises three generous reception rooms, a cloakroom, kitchen/breakfast room and utility. The sitting room and family room both have fireplaces. The kitchen and utility room boast bespoke oak fitted units with polished granite work surfaces and sandstone flooring. There are integrated appliances including a dishwasher, fridge, freezer, waste disposal unit, wine cooler and water softener. The ground floor has underfloor heating.
To the first floor, the spacious landing features views to the front via an oriel window. Flooring is reclaimed Canadian pine. This floor offers four double bedrooms, all boasting their own luxury en suite facilities, two with bathrooms, two with shower rooms.
At the top of the house, the entire second floor comprises a master bedroom suite. The large double bedroom features a central roof light and has built in storage to the sides. The adjacent room has been plumbed ready for the provision of an en suite shower room, and simply requires the purchase and installation of sanitary ware.
Outside, the beautiful gardens side onto woodland and extend to around an acre. The rear garden enjoys a Southerly aspect. The detached double garage block has electrically operated doors, power and lighting. Above it, there is a superb, self-contained office suite, ideal for those wishing to work from home.
Situated on the Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire border, Heath Wood House is situated in a country lane around 1.8 miles from Studham village centre. Surrounded by beautiful and well wooded countryside, the property is conveniently located approximately 9.5 miles from Berkhamsted and 12 miles from St Albans.
The surrounding area boasts an active and vibrant community, offering a variety of local facilities for all ages. At the heart of Studham is its recreation ground, while two public houses, a village hall and a sports and social club are also close by. ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is just over a mile away and the village of Markyate (around 3 miles) offers a range of local shops and businesses. The beautiful Luton Hoo hotel and spa offers 5* pampering, approximately 6 miles away. Wider shopping and recreational facilities are available in St Albans and Milton Keynes.
State schooling locally includes Studham Church-of-England Lower School, while the area also offers some excellent private educational facilities including Beechwood Park School at Markyate. For commuters, Berkhamsted station provides a regular train service to London Euston, and Luton Parkway station provides access to London St Pancras. Road links nearby include the A5 (around 2.5 miles away) and junctions 9 and 11 of the M1 are approximately 5 and 5.5 miles away respectively.
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