Harpenden Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
• Entrance Hal

• Sitting room

• Study/family room

• Dining room

• Kitchen

• 5 Bedrooms

• 2 Shower rooms

• Bathroom

• Studio/workshop

• Summer house/gym

• Gardens

• Off-road parking

• EPC rating D

Located in a highly sought after area to the north of the city, this stylishly extended property is set over three storeys and offers flexible family accommodation with easy access to the city's facilities and mainline railway and motorway networks.

A large glazed porch leads into the entrance hall which opens up the ground floor accommodation. To the rear a large open dining room leads into an attractive kitchen, fitted with maple fronted units with Maia composite surfaces, a large family range cooker and French windows opening out into the rear gardens to further extend the space for al fresco dining and entertaining.

A separate sitting room provides a comfortable space to relax with wall to wall bi-fold doors opening the room out onto the shingle terrace and into the gardens beyond. To the front, the large family room provides a further separate living space, with a ground floor shower room and a south facing studio/workshop completing the living accommodation.

On the first floor the central landing accesses four bedrooms and a family bathroom, with an additional staircase rising to a large bedroom with en suite shower room and extensive loft storage space on the second floor.

St. Albans City mainline railway station 1.7 miles (London St. Pancras 19 minutes), The Galleria 5 miles, M25 (Jct 21a) 4.5miles, M1 (J8) 4 miles, London Heathrow airport 30 miles

The property is set in a popular and convenient location a little over a mile to the north of the historic city centre with its wealth of amenities including top quality shopping, restaurants and venues including the Alban Arena; as well as being close to The Galleria one of the area's largest shopping centres and home to many top brand stores.

The mainline station with its fast through services via St Pancras International to the City (18 mins), Gatwick and beyond is less than two miles away, with motorway access to the M25, M1 and A1M all within four or five miles drive.

St. Albans Girls School is close by, with the area also offering a choice of primary and junior schools, all with Ofsted ratings of Good or Outstanding; as well as the Sandringham secondary school, which was also recently rated as Outstanding, and several independent schools including St. Albans School, St. Albans High School for Girls and St. Columba's College.

To the front of the house the gardens are mostly laid to shingle and block paving, providing ample off road parking, with large mature hedging providing privacy.

To the rear, the gardens have been attractively landscaped to take full advantage of their easterly aspect. There is a large shingle terrace and a blend of borders, specimen trees and shrubs, open lawns and peaceful oases. A large summer house at the end of the garden is currently used as a gym, with an additional terraced area to capture the afternoon sun.

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Strutt & Parker - St Albans, Hertfordshire

34 St Peter's Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3NA

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