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A stunning grade II listed barn conversion graced with many fine character features including oak beams and two notable fireplaces. The barn is partially attached to the Manor House and set within wonderful grounds which amount to approximately 1.69 acres.
The generously proportioned hallway with a very large cloak cupboard with hanging rails and plenty of space for shoes and boots. There is also a charming cloakroom and boot room leading to a boiler/airing room.
The comfortably proportioned drawing room has beautiful oak floors and a multi-fuel burning stove on a flagstone base. The room enjoys a dual aspect with views out over the gardens and casement doors to the side patio.
The family room is exceptionally attractive with timber floor coverings and a quite spectacular carved timber chimney-piece depicting lion heads and a dragon, with log burner incorporated below. There is a high vaulted ceiling and oak staircase to a mezzanine gallery providing space for an occasional bedroom.
The spacious home-office has a vaulted ceiling, many exposed timber beams and brickwork, together with timber floor coverings.
The kitchen/breakfast room is beautifully fitted with a range of wall mounted and floor standing storage units with pewter style handles. There are ample Granite work surfaces incorporating a butler-style porcelain sink by Armitage Shanks, integrated Miele dishwasher, Aga range (electric with gas hob) and Neff microwave. There is also a utiliy room.
The beautiful guest suite (ground floor) has a fine en-suite shower room with a walk-in tiled shower enclosure, wash basin and low flush WC.
On the first floor, the galleried landing leads to a splendid master bedroom with a high vaulted ceiling enhanced by many exposed beams and incorporates a sitting area with triangular leaded light to front and windows overlooking the superb gardens. The en-suite shower room is tastefully fitted with a Burlington pedestal wash hand basin, low flush WC and tiled shower enclosure.
The unique second bedroom comprises of a dressing room with vaulted ceiling and exposed beams, with a lovely timber staircase to a mezzanine bedroom.
Bedroom three has more exposed beams and a lovely view, whilst the family bathroom is fitted with quality suite incorporating a roll top bath with mixer tap and hand shower. There is a fully tiled shower enclosure with overhead shower, a Burlington low flush WC and hand wash basin.
Externally, the property is approached by a shared private driveway. This leads to a parking area with course stone surface providing parking for several vehicles. There is also a large detached garage with double doors. The garage will take up to six vehicles and has light and power. Attached to the garage is a useful storage room. The plot is quite superb incorporating extensive areas of lawn and orchard. Immediately behind the property is a substantial paved patio area which extends across the back of the house and down the side. There are many flowering plants, broad leaf trees and vantage points to enjoy the fabulous surrounding countryside.
Tallents barn is conveniently situated for easy access to the centres of Harpenden (3.3 miles) and St Albans (8.4 miles), providing excellent shopping, recreational and educational facilities and a fast rail service to London. Luton International airport is a 8.1 miles.
3 reception rooms
Grade II listed
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