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7 beds | 2 baths | 3 receptions | Guide price £1,700,000 | 4 Acres

  • Two Residential Properties set in 4 acres
  • Existing Four Bedroom House with Planning for Contemporary Barn Conversion
  • Plot Extending to Just Under 4 Acres
  • Stables with Planning to Enlarge
  • Floodlit Arena
  • Three Paddocks
  • Good Outriding
  • 30 minutes travel to Central London
  • Planning in perpetuity to extend the existing dwelling

Two Residential Properties set in just under 4 acres with perfect equestrian set up including stables, post & rail paddocks, floodlit arena situated in a super location on a private road. Four bedroom dwelling with full planning for further two/three bedroom barn conversion.

Extraordinary Opportunity! Existing four bedroom residential dwelling sitting in just under four acres with full planning approval for two/three bedroom contemporary barn conversion with open plan living. Perfect opportunity for totally independent multi-generation living with added benefit of equestrian facilities.

Tucked away off a no through private road within 1 mile of Old Welwyn, The Paddocks is set in a truly sublime spot abutting open fields and woodlands with views toward parkland. The property enjoys privacy with no public rights of way located in the vicinity.

EXSITING DWELLING - Four bedrooms, kitchen/dining room, sitting room, snug/day room, utility, two bathrooms. Planning in perpetuity to extend the property to the rear.

NEW DWELLING - Situated adjacent to the equestrian facilities and incorporating a workshop and barn, Two bedrooms (potential third), open plan living/dining/kitchen, utility room, bathroom.

EQUESTRIAN FACILITIES - including four stables, tack room, feed room and day room, floodlit 40m x 20m manege and well laid out paddocks enclosed by hedging and post & rail. A truly delightful setting with excellent road links. Planning to enlarge the stables and add rug room. 3.8 Acres

Full planning on the new dwelling - 6/2022/1462/FULL
Planning permission granted for extending the main residence - Planning number: 6/2021/0187/VAR. The commencement of works has taken place and has been logged with the local authority.
Planning permission has also been granted to extend the stable block to enlarge the stables, add a foaling box, tack room, feed and rug room. Planning number 6/2021/0538/Full

Proceedable buyers only.

Welwyn Village 1 mile, Welwyn Garden City 4 miles, St. Albans 10 miles.

Nearest Train Station: Welwyn North 2.8 miles 19 minutes to London Kings Cross.

International airports; Luton 11 miles, Stanstead 25 miles, Heathrow 32 miles,

A truly charming equestrian home. Located in the most idyllic spot at the top of a quiet no-through private road with the most incredible outlook and nestled on the edge of a valley yet within a mile of thriving Welwyn Village with its diverse range of shops, coffee shops, beauty salons, restaurants and boutiques.

This four bedroom family home provides ample living space and exceptional views to the rear with the original part of the house believed to date back to 1924 . With plans approved to extend the rear of the house, The Paddocks is perfect for the equestrian family with a block of 4 stables, tack room, hay barn and two large storage rooms, 40m x 20m floodlight menage and the most wonderful post and rail paddocks with ample trees and outstanding views.

The location of The Paddocks is rather enchanting situated on a no-through private road, with woodlands and parkland abutting the property and yet access to the A1 being within a short drive, perfect for accessing the shows but far enough to negate road noise,

The Exisitng House
Having undergone recent refurbishment the accommodation is arranged over two floors, to the ground floor the living accommodation includes a generous living room, a superb kitchen/dining room which has been completely refurbished and this in turn opens up to the day room with double doors onto the rear garden. Two of the double bedrooms are on the ground floor along with their own bathroom. The master and second bedrooms are both double aspect with beautiful views across the property on the first floor and share a newly refurbished bathroom.

Externally there is a pretty formal garden that leads down from the large decked area across the rear of the house.

The extensive drive leads to a parking area with ample space to turn a lorry.

Full planning permission has been granted for a two storey extension to the rear of the property. The plans are illustrated under floor plans. Planning Reference: Application number under Welwyn and Hatfield Council: 6/2021/0187/VAR This planning is in perpetuity

New House
There is planning permission to convert the existing barn and adjacent workshop into an additional contemporary residential dwelling with two bedrooms and open plan living. Full planning permission is found here:


Equestrian Facilities
The equestrian facilities are exceptionally well laid out with the main driveway of the property leading to the main stable yard which is in an L-Shape and comprises:
Four stables each measuring 12` x 10`
Tack room
Store/day room
Feed and rug room
40M X 20M Manege with LED Floodlights and well situated with screening from the elements.
Lorry Parking

Planning Permission has been granted to extend the stables to include enlarged stables, foaling box, tack room, feed and rug room. Planning Ref - 6/2021/0538FULL

The land stretches from the private road to the rear of the property and is surrounded by woodland and open fields providing a fabulous aspect to all sides of the property.

The driveway from the lane leads to the rear of the property abutting the gardens and providing access to the stable yard. The paddocks stretch out to the rear of the property and are enclosed by high hedging and post and rail fencing with mature trees providing excellent screening from the sun for the horses.
In total 3.8 acres

Agents notes
Viewing by appointment.
Advert code CV,EQ,SH

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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