The Slype, Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
The Property:

This substantial detached home is situated on an impressive and private plot of a third of an acre in the pretty hamlet of Gustard Wood. Comprising five bedrooms, three reception rooms and a self-contained annexe the property offers flexible accommodation, of circa 3000 sqft and significant potential to improve.


This impressive single level detached home offers spacious and superbly arranged accommodation throughout. Benefitting from a gated plot of approximately a third of an acre the property boasts privacy and a stunning location.

The accommodation is cleverly arranged with living spaces occupying the left hand flank of the home, whilst the sleeping quarters occupy the right. The spacious entrance hall sets the scene for the generous room sizes throughout.

There is a expansive living room with bay window to the front which opens through to a dining room to the rear. A large kitchen/breakfast rooms opens onto the garden, a separate utility room and there is a further garden room with access out onto a patio to the front. This area has excellent potential to be further configured.

There are five bedrooms in the main house. The main bedroom benefits from a dressing area, ensuite and doors out onto the private rear garden. Bedroom two also benefits from an ensuite and there is a generous four piece family bathroom to service the other three.

Externally there is a detached double width garage to the side of the house providing parking and also forms part of a self-contained annexe. With its own large open plan living/kitchen and bedroom space with a separate bathroom. This offers a flexibility of use, perhaps as a home office, house an older relative or independent living for an older child.

Externally the house sits in the middle of a stunning plot, gated to the front with ample parking. There are mature borders surrounding the house giving it superb privacy. The garden to the rear is landscaped with several entertaining areas, with the added bonus of a garden room.

A sensational home in a stunning location!


Blackmore End and Gustard Wood provide a delightful 'Hamlet-setting' on the rural fringes of the Roman village of Wheathampstead. Mid-Herts golf course is close by and Harpenden and St Albans both offering access to central London are within a short drive.

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