Savills | Clapgate, Albury, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG11 2JL | Properties for sale
0.95 Ac(0.38 Ha)
Guide price £984,950

ClapgateAlbury, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG11 2JL


    Key features

    • This modern detached home enjoys a magnificent landscaped plot of around an acre
    • Self-contained annex with own entrance
    • Several outbuildings, including cart lodge, summer house and studio
    • Set in a tucked away cul de sac with wonderful views towards open countryside at the rear
    • Well thought out, semi open plan living areas
    • Chain free sale

    This modern detached house sits in a magnificent plot of around an acre and is well located for local facilities. Featuring a self-contained annex and a range of useful outbuildings.

    About this property

    • Set within the charming village of Albury this well presented family home has been extended by the current owners to provide a flexible and stylish living space. Set at the at the head of a private driveway for just three properties, there is plenty of parking to the front and side of the house. There is additional parking to the rear, in front of a newly constructed three-bay cart lodge.

      The entrance hallway gives access to the main reception areas that include a through lounge, study and open plan kitchen / dining room that in turn opens onto a day room with a large fireplace and inset multi-fuel stove. Doors open onto the terrace and gardens beyond. Just off the kitchen there is a utility room. Completing the ground floor accommodation there is a guest cloakroom.

      Upstairs, there are four bedroom one of which has an en suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom/WC with a shower bath. The landing area has a useful additional space that was previously a bedroom. This may offer further potential to create an additional nursery or en suite, subject to the necessary constraints.

      The self-contained annex has its own door, approached off the driveway to the front of the house. At the rear, patio doors open into the rear garden. The ground floor area comprises of an open plan lounge / kitchen with a staircase leading to the first floor, where you will find a bedroom and en suite shower room. The ground floor of this annex can be accessed via the family lounge, if required.

      A substantial garden of 0.95 acres has been landscaped to provide and extensive patio area to the rear of the house, with raised flower beds. There are a variety of mature fruit and specimen trees as well as a large, productive vegetable plot.

      At the end of the garden is an astronomical observatory, with a sliding roof, complete with power and internet connectivity. Other outbuildings include a newly constructed three-bay cart lodge with eaves storage. There is also a log cabin, with double-glazing and electric heating, providing a large workspace, currently used as an art studio. Next to this is a second studio, also with double-glazing and power, providing further workspace.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This house is tucked away and not visible from the road. The gardens are amazing with a wonderful aspect over the countryside enjoying stunning views from the upper floors.

    Justin GodfreyProperty agent

    Local information

    • Bishop's Stortford station is just 5.4 miles away, with fast trains to London. Stansted Airport is 11 miles away.
    • Albury has numerous public footpaths and bridleways to be enjoyed.
    • The popular village of Albury is well positioned for access to the A120 and A10 and enjoys its own pub, The Catherine Wheel, church and primary school and nursery.

    Additional information

    • Directions: SAT NAV POSTCODE SG11 2JL From our offices in Bishop's Stortford head towards Standon on the A120. At the Little Hadham traffic lights turn right towards Albury. You will enter the hamlet of Clapgate – take the lane to your left signposted towards Albury Village Hall and Primary School. As you enter this lane, take the first large driveway on your right. Auldebyre is the middle house of the three, on your left hand side.
    • EPC Rating = D