Little Gaddesden, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire

£1,375,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
• Drawing room

• Sitting room

• Kitchen

• Utility

• Cloakroom

• 3 Bedrooms

• Bathroom

• Shower room

• Cellar

• Garage

• Garden room

• 3 Sheds

• Gardens

• EPC rating E

Berkhamsted town centre 4.5 miles, Berkhamsted mainline station 5.0 miles (32 minutes to London Euston), Hemel Hempstead town centre 6.2 miles, M1 (Jct 8) 8.9 miles

This charming detached cottage features three bedrooms, attractive, welcoming accommodation, and delightful gardens, and is set in the small village of Little Gaddesden, surrounded by beautiful Hertfordshire countryside.

On the ground floor there are two comfortable reception rooms, and an open-plan kitchen and living area to the rear, opening onto the inviting gardens. The drawing room, to the front of the property, is used in part as a dining room at present, and has a fireplace fitted with an electric stove. The cosy sitting room also has a fireplace, fitted with a woodburning stove, while to the rear there is a third living area, adjoining the kitchen and welcoming plenty of natural light from its skylight overhead. The kitchen itself has an Aga and storage in white wooden units and farmhouse-style shelving.

Upstairs there are three double bedrooms, with the main bedroom featuring an en suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom. Subject to the necessary consents there is scope to reconfigure the first floor bedroom accommodation to create a fourth bedroom.

The property also benefits from a splendid garden annex, which has permissions for domestic use and includes cloakroom, and additional accommodation on the first floor of the garage, which could be used as a studio, an office or guest accommodation.

The property is set in the small village of Little Gaddesden, with an excellent local village shop and post office, four miles north of the historic market town of Berkhamsted, and surrounded by the stunning countryside of the Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

There are several local amenities in the nearby villages of Dagnall, Studham, Aldbury and Pitstone, while Berkhamsted provides a good choice of shops and supermarkets, as well as other leisure facilities and everyday amenities.

Little Gaddesden has an outstanding-rated primary school, while other good or outstanding-rated primary schools can be found in nearby villages. There are also several reputable independent schools in the area, including Beechwood Park School, Berkhamsted Senior School and Egerton-Rothesay School. For leisure, there is golf close-at-hand, at Ashridge Golf Club or Stocks Golf Club.

The property features highly attractive gardens to the front, with gravel pathways and immaculate box hedging, while to the rear there are extensive gardens, which are maintained to the highest standard, including pristine lawns and well-stocked flowerbeds. There is also a paved seating terrace and a paved pathway leading to the garage and garden room at the end of the gardens, as well as storage sheds and another shaded paved seating area.

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