The property was originally built for one of the directors of Huntingate Homes based in Hertford. It has a very impressive reception hall with sweeping staircase up to a galleried landing. It features high ceilings throughout the ground floor and plenty of light floods the interior through large double glazed leaded light windows.
There are three main reception rooms and a recently modernised kitchen/ breakfast room with oven, plate warmer, gas hob, microwave, integrated dishwasher and fridge/ freezer, Minerva work surfaces and breakfast area with door onto raised terrace to the rear. The kitchen leads into a dining room and there is a separate utility room with storage cupboard, sink and recently replaced Worcester boiler.
On the first floor is an impressive master bedroom suite with dressing area and en-suite bathroom, finished in white with chrome fittings and includes corner bath, WC, separate corner shower stall and wash basin.
There is a guest bedroom suite with dressing area and en-suite bathroom with sink and WC; a couple of steps down a large bedroom, located above the double garage. Three further bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes and a family bathroom with WC, sink, shower, cubicle, bath and was basin.
Stairs up from main landing to a large converted attic with Velux windows and an en-suite bathroom with shower, WC and basin. This suite is ideal as a sitting area/ office/ bedroom
The property stands in mature gardens of quarter of an acre, it is set well back from the lane with a paved driveway and parking for several cars and access to a double garage with remote controlled doors. Access to the rear via a pedestrian side gate and paved pathway to a lovely garden with Summer house, raised sun terrace with stone balustrade and steps down to lawn. Well stocked borders and well fenced boundaries give added privacy.
Oaklands is a highly regarded residential area, situated approx. 1 mile from Welwyn. There is a parade of shops, a JMI school and a good choice of independent and secondary schools with Coach pick-up point ready. Also, there is a popular pub/restaurant within walking distance of the property. More extensive facilities are to be found in Welwyn and Welwyn Garden City, 3 miles to the south. Major transportation links are close by at both the A1(M) junction 6 and Welwyn North mainline train station (London Kings Cross 29 minutes) and more extensive shopping and leisure facilities can be found a short drive away in Welwyn Garden City.