Somerset House, Essendon Place, Essendon, Hertfordshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
• Entrance Hall

• Drawing room

• Family room

• Play room

• Study

• Kitchen/breakfast room

• Utility

• Master bedroom with dressing room and en suite

• 4 further bedrooms

• Two en suite bathrooms

• Family bathroom

• Garden room

• Grounds

• EPC Rating D

The property

On entering, the wonderful spacious reception hall greets you with an open fireplace, a seating area and a beautiful oak staircase leading to the first floor. The hall leads to the elegant drawing room with floor to ceiling windows and door to the garden, fireplace and the striking high ceiling.

For less formal living the family room is an ideal place to relax and is also accessed from the kitchen/breakfast room there is also a utility room, study and guest cloakroom.

The first floor comprises, 25ft master bedroom with en suite bath and a superb 18ft dressing room, two en suite bedrooms, two further bedrooms and the family bathroom.


Somerset House is situated in the charming village of Essendon comprising a cluster of mostly period houses with a village church and inn. More comprehensive facilities are available in nearby Hatfield, approximately 3 miles to the west or Hertford 5 miles north.

Communications are excellent, with a direct train

service to London Kings Cross from Hatfield

taking approximately 30 minutes. Junction

4 of the A1(M) is 2 miles away, linking with

the M25 and the national motorway network.

Luton Airport is 12 miles away. The Northern

underground line is available at Moorgate via

Potters Bar, approximately 5 miles away.

There is a wide range of excellent schools

in the district including Stormont School,

Lochinver School, Queenswood, Manor Lodge

School, Sherradswood, Haberdasher's Aske's,

St Columba's College, St Albans High School

for Girls, St Albans School, Haileybury Imperial

Service College and Aldenham.

Sporting facilities include Bedwell Park, Hatfield London Country Club, Essendon and Brookmans Park Golf Club.


To the rear, there is a generous patio area that leads to a well-manicured lawn with shrubs and trees with far reaching countryside views.

To the front, the second set of electric gates leads to the extensive paved drive for ample off street parking and access to the double garage.

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