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£1,250,000

Harpenden Road, St. Albans

A pretty, locally listed cottage within the Conservation area of Childwickbury, an area of outstanding beauty. Ideal for equestrian enthusiasts, this delightful four-bedroom, 200 year old cottage offers period charm set amid the 4 acres of grounds where you will find stables, family gardens and paddocks. Additionally there are stunning views of the surrounding area. The property 'Foxwood Lodge', comprises a Georgian cottage which provides four bedrooms and two reception rooms. The house has beautifully landscaped gardens with the paddocks beyond and a driveway. The property is located on the edge of the Childwickbury Estate and has stunning views over the estate and the golf course. There are six stables adjacent to the house, with the corner barn split into two for two pony stalls, a hay barn and 4 acres of land part of which is set aside as paddocks. The subject property is situated between St Albans and Harpenden in Hertfordshire on Harpenden Road. There is a gated entrance to the property. There are two large paddocks which are enclosed by post and rail fencing and are well shielded from the road by trees. There is access from here directly to the stables. The property was originally The Horse and Jockey public house and was near to the start of the Harpenden Races which ran from here to the Silver Cup in Harpenden. The Land was part of the Childwickbury Estate. The property is just five minutes ride from Heartwood Forest with 896 acres of land with bridleways and cycle tracks which are perfect for riding through.