Little Lane, Harpenden, Herts, AL5 1DF

Play Slideshow Pause Slideshow


The Spinney is an attractive and substantial detached family home, occupying a magnificent 0.4 acre private plot in the heart of the highly sought after and much prized East Common location.

The Spinney is an attractive and substantial detached family home, occupying a magnificent 0.4 acre private plot in the heart of the highly sought after and much prized East Common location.

This fine house has stylishly appointed extremely versatile and generously proportioned accommodation with excellent scope to enlarge further. Delightful and mature landscaped gardens surround the property with a detached double garage and workshop. Not only is East Common a much favoured and prestigious location, it also affords easy access to the High Street, station, renowned schools and Harpenden Common.

Harpenden is well noted for its excellent choice of schools, sport and social facilities including golf courses, sports centre, various clubs and an excellent range of restaurants and bars. Harpenden benefits from a fast train service to St. Pancras Int, the City, Gatwick and Brighton.

Multipaned front door to:

Enclosed Porch

Ceramic tiled floor. Coved ceiling. Central light. Multipaned door with full height sidelight to:

Reception Hall

Coved ceiling. Turning staircase to first floor with ornate balustrade and useful understairs storage cupboards. Radiators. Wood effect flooring.

Living Room 18'5 x 14'6

A light and spacious reception room, approached via double doors from the Entrance Hall. Impressive stone fireplace surround and hearth. Decorative ceiling cornice. Double glazed windows to front and two sides. Stylish wall hung radiators. Wood effect flooring.

Family Room 15'10 x 13'8

Decorative ceiling cornice. Ceiling recessed downlighters. Extensive range of fitted bookshelves. Large double glazed window to front with double glazed sliding patio doors to rear garden. Radiator.

Dining Room 12'9 x 12'0

An excellent entertaining space, dominated by a vast double glazed picture window overlooking the rear garden with an additional full height double glazed window to side. Coved ceiling. Double panelled radiator. Wood effect flooring.

Study 11'9 x 9'9 max.

Coved ceiling. Double glazed front aspect window. Stylish wall hung radiator. Wood effect flooring.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 17'10 x 12'5

Excellent range of hand painted base and wall mounted units with extensive granite work surface area, incorporating one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with swivel mixer tap. Integrated appliances include: Neff five burner gas hob with stainless steel extractor over. Wall mounted Neff double oven. American style fridge freezer. Part tiled walls. Ceiling recessed downlighters. Double glazed windows to side and rear. Double glazed French doors to rear garden. Double panelled radiator. Door to:

Utility Room

Fitted cupboards with underslung Belfast sink. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Wall mounted Potterton boiler, providing gas fired central heating and domestic hot walls. Part tiled walls. Stable door to rear.

Bedroom Five 10'2 x 7'6

Coved ceiling. Double glazed window to rear. Stylish wall hung radiator. Coved ceiling. Wood effect flooring.


Shower enclosure with power shower. Close coupled WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls. Coved ceiling. Double glazed frosted window to side. Radiator.



An impressive landing, with ornate balustrade. Hatch access to loft space. Coved ceiling. Spacious airing cupboard with Megaflow system and slatted linen storage shelves.

Bedroom One 16'2 X 12'5

Double glazed window to front. Stylish wall hung radiator. Walk-in wardrobe with sliding mirror fronted doors, clothes rails and shelved storage areas. Additional walk-in closet with shelved storage. Eaves storage cupboards. Door to:

En Suite Bathroom

Panel enclosed bath with mixer tap, shower and hinged glass shower screen over. Twin hand basins set into large stone effect shelf, with cupboards under. Concealed cistern WC. Fully tiled walls with large fitted mirror. Double glazed roof light window. Chrome heated towel rail. Ceramic tiled floor.

Bedroom Two 15'6 x 14'7 max

Double glazed windows to two sides. Stripped wood flooring. Double panelled radiator. Ceiling recessed downlighters.

Bedroom Three 14'7 x 9'7

Double glazed front aspect window. Wood effect flooring. Built in cupboard. Storage recess. Stylish wall hung radiator.

Bedroom Four 11'9 x 10'4 max.

Double glazed front aspect window. Built-in cupboard. Eaves storage. Radiator.


Bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Twin hand basins set into shelf, with cupboards under. Concealed cistern WC. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled shower enclosure with power shower. Fully tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor with steps up to bath area. Double glazed roof light window.


The property is surrounded by a magnificent mature and private plot, extending to approximately 0.35 acre.

Front Garden

The property is approached via a gravel driveway, with turning area, providing off street parking for numerous cars and giving access to the double garage. There is a lawn area and established planting, studded with mature trees. To the left hand side of the house is a brick wall with an arched wrought iron gate through to the rear garden.

Double Garage 15'8 x 15'3 max.

Remote controlled roller door. Power and light. Pitched roof, providing overhead storage. To the rear of the double garage block there is a workshop area, with personal door to side. Between the garage and the house there is a gravelled storage area, with raised bed and large hardstand for timber garden shed. This space is screened to the rear with a mix of mature laurel and holly hedging.

Rear Garden

The rear garden is beautifully landscaped and very private. Immediately adjacent to the rear of the property is an extensive paved patio area, providing a choice of two excellent dining terraces leading to an expanse of lawn, bordered by established planting with many specimen shrubs and studded with mature trees. At the far end of the garden, there is an attractive timber pergola with pitched roof.

You may download, store and use the material for your own personal use and research. You may not republish, retransmit, redistribute or otherwise make the material available to any party or make the same available on any website, online service or bulletin board of your own or of any other party or make the same available in hard copy or in any other media without the website owner's express prior written consent. The website owner's copyright must remain on all reproductions of material taken from this website.

Write a comment:

Price: £1,650,000

marketed by:

John Curtis

36 High Street

call now on 0843 658 4224

thinking of selling your property

Get a free valuation