Harpenden is a market town with an urban area population of around 28,500. Major retailers include Boots, Sainsburys, Waitrose and Marks & Spencer Foods. The property fronts the High Street towards the northern end of the town centre. Harpenden is an affluent town with a thriving retail and restaurant market. The town benefits from a mainline Thameslink railway station with a service of approx 25 minutes to St Pancras International. The City of St Albans is approx 4 miles to the South.