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If you want to live at Hogwarts, now's your chance

When she's not writing, Claire Gillespie can most often be found wiping snotty noses, picking up Lego, taking photos of her cat or doing headstands.

Hogwarts has been turned into luxury flats, so Harry Potter fans better get saving

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For all the Potterheads out there who dream of attending the school of wizardry this is as close as you’re going to get.

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Hertfordshire mansion Royal Connaught Park, the setting for Hogwarts’ Great Hall (featured in the first three Harry Potter films), has been converted into luxury flats, townhouses and detached homes.

The Victorian Gothic mansions's tower was Dumbledore’s office in The Order of the Phoenix and its buildings and grounds were also used as backdrop in several scenes.

Here's the Great Hall in The Prisoner of Azkaban

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While Dumbledore’s office now forms part of one of the townhouses, the 1,400 square-foot dining room has been left largely unchanged and is available for residents to use.

Potter party in the Great Hall, anyone?

Hogwarts has been turned into luxury flats, so Harry Potter fans better get saving
Image: ComerHomes/BNPS

Royal Connaught Park was constructed in 1903 and was the Royal Masonic School for Boys until 1977. Since then it has been a location for over 400 films and television programmes, including St. Trinian’s, Starter for Ten, Hot Fuzz, EastEnders, Spooks and Silent Witness.

Which is why it may look familiar…

Hogwarts has been turned into luxury flats, so Harry Potter fans better get saving
Image: ComerHomes/BNPS

In 2009 restoration specialist Comer Homes began developing the property as a luxury residential complex and it’s now in the final phase of the mammoth project. When finished it will have 380 apartments and houses set in 100 acres of parkland.

A little different to Harry and co's dormitories, huh?

Hogwarts has been turned into luxury flats, so Harry Potter fans better get saving
Image: ComerHomes/BNPS

And we don't think they had access to this either: 

Hogwarts has been turned into luxury flats, so Harry Potter fans better get saving
Image: ComerHomes/BNPS

So far 28 homes have been put up for sale, with prices ranging from £649,000 to £2.8 million. Wonder if a certain Ms. Rowling will be putting her name down for one?

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