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Fri 13 Apr 2018

Feature Friday - High Street, Henlow

If you are looking for that beautiful village location with fantastic local schools; gastro pubs and never-ending walks, then Brook House in Henlow is for you. This individual modern detached village house, was built 20 years ago and provides a spacious family home of considerable quality.

The reception rooms and bedrooms have engineered real oak flooring. There is underfloor heating to the bespoke fitted kitchen/breakfast room, which has a stunning limestone floor and eye-catching granite worktops, overlooking the garden. The dual-aspect living room opens onto a raised decking area offering a great space to entertain during the summer and centre piece log burner to enjoy on those winter days. There are four generous double bedrooms, with the master having an en-suite dressing room and shower room with limestone flooring. The house enjoys a very pleasant outlook to the rear over a paddock with mature trees and countryside beyond.



The property stands in a fine plot in excess of a quarter of an acre. A block paved driveway leads from the High Street to a five-bar gate, which opens to a block paved forecourt providing good off-street parking and access to the detached Double Garage. An impressive walled and fenced rear garden, which is some 150' (45.7m) in width and laid to extensive lawns with walled, paved patio, second paved patio with pergola, herbaceous beds and borders and ornamental shrubs, trees and palm. The plot backs on to a paddock with farmland beyond.


The property enjoys a pleasant location set in the heart of the sought-after village of Henlow on the borders of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, just 5.9 miles from Letchworth Garden City, 6.5 miles from Hitchin, and 13 miles from Bedford.  Arlesey railway station is in easy cycling and walking distance away at 1.3 miles.



Henlow has two highly regarded schools, three pubs including the ‘gastro’ Crown Pub and the award-winning real-ale Engineers Arms, numerous parks and open space popular with families and dog-walkers alike. Henlow plays host to a wide variety of sports clubs and facilities, children’s activities and clubs, and social events including a bi-annual summer ball. The village is well served with a selection of local shops and businesses. Champneys Health Spa, and the Lakeside fishing centre are both located nearby. For those wishing to explore the countryside there is a wide variety of bridleways and walks linking Henlow to neighbouring villages.


If you would like further information about this property or would like to arrange a viewing on this stunning home please feel free to contact our sales team on (01462) 685808 or click the link here.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

The Charter Whyman Team,