Birch House is an exceptional detached property with high ceilings and large casement windows, tastefully decorated and furnished throughout and only 5 minutes' walk to the village high street. An attractive entrance hall gives access to all ground floor rooms, including a delightful main living room with fireplace and double French windows onto terrace. The dining room is double aspect and also has a fireplace, next to this is a modern fitted kitchen with underfloor heating, double oven, gas hob, dishwasher and fridge/freezer, a breakfast bar is located to one side and a door leads down to a Cellar used for storage.
On the first floor is a delightful landing with gallery over stairs, and a superb master bedroom suite which overlooks the gardens to the rear, with a dressing room, and large en-suite bathroom, recently refitted to include: bath, double shower stall, wash basin and WC. There are 4 further bedrooms, a family bathroom, and a first-floor study with fitted Oak bookshelves and storage cupboards below.
The gardens are very private, face south to the rear and extend approximately 100 feet, comprising an extensive paved terrace backing onto the house, ideal for outdoor entertaining, steps down to a neat lawn with ornamental
shrub borders, several fruit trees, Greenhouse, and paved pathway leading back to the front of the property via a side gate. The front garden has an area of lawn, mature hedge to boundary and driveway parking for 2 cars and a larger than average integral double garage with up and over door, light, and power.,
The property stands on the eastern edge of Knebworth opposite the entrance to a park and recreation ground. The village's excellent selection of shops is within easy walking distance, as is Knebworth station which provides a fast and frequent rail service into King's Cross/Moorgate, taking about 30 minutes. The village also offers a JMI school and a highly regarded golf club. More extensive facilities can be found in Welwyn Garden City and Stevenage.
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council