• Historic and attractive mid 18th century Grade II listed building with later extensions, in the heart of Hampstead
• Most recently in use as St Dorothy's Convent and student accommodation
• Buildings in all: C.13,147 sq ft (gia)
• Land in all: 0.65 acres (0.26 Ha)
• Potential for residential and alternative uses or redevelopment, subject to all necessary consents
• Sought after location convenient for Hampstead Village, the Heath and public transport connections
• Freehold with vacant possession on completion
This rare Grade II listed mid 18th century property in the Hampstead Conservation Area, is brought to the market for the first time in over 50 years. Frognal House is in an outstanding location situated on a meandering leafy street between Hampstead and the Finchley Road, convenient for the Heath and the High Street.
It displays period charm with its brown brick elevations, sash windows, cast iron balconies and cornicing. Many external and internal attractive period features remain, including marble inset fireplaces. Wood paneling and the chapel. In a more recent addition, the sizeable extensions provide an extensive amount of further accommodation.
Following the Crimean War, the house became the Sailors' Orphan Girls' Home and was the home of General de Gaulle and family in 1942-44.
It was converted in 1968 to a finishing school and convent. Most recently the use has been St Dorothy's Convent and student accommodation.
A bid deadline has been set for Midday 14th October 2021.
Frognal House is within the London Borough of Camden and located within the Hampstead Conservation Area.
Situated on the west side of Frognal, within a highly sought after leafy residential location, approximately 6 miles north of Central London. Frognal House benefits from being in close proximity to the centre of Hampstead.
Hampstead High Street is located approximately 0.2 miles to the south east, accessed via a scenic route that is predominantly pedestrianised. The High Street provides an array of shopping facilities ranging from boutique outlets to renowned beauty stores and high-class restaurants to numerous food stores.
The property has direct access onto Frognal that runs north towards Hampstead Heath and A1, and south towards Finchley Road (A41) and Regents Park. The A1 connects directly with Junction 23 (c.11 miles) of the M25 or Junction 21 (c.17 miles) via the M1.
|Property Type||%||Avg. current value||Avg. # beds||Avg. # bathrooms|
|End terrace house||0.9%||£2,505,950||3.9||2.5|
|Property Type||1 Bed||2 Beds||3 Beds||4 Beds||5 Beds|
|Houses||£661,667 (6)||£1,643,636 (11)||£2,478,901 (42)||£2,853,498 (60)||£4,569,131 (53)|
|Flats||£617,621 (177)||£943,458 (400)||£1,515,195 (227)||£2,850,077 (64)||£3,459,722 (18)|
|All||£618,147 (184)||£962,198 (411)||£1,667,271 (270)||£2,851,732 (124)||£4,287,873 (71)|