The Park, St. Albans, Hertfordshire

£2,250,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
• Substantial detached house

• Self-contained annexe with open plan sitting/dining room/kitchen, mezzanine bedroom and shower

• Entrance hall

• Sitting room

• Dining room

• Family room

• Office

• Kitchen/breakfast room

• Utility

• 2 Cloakrooms

• 5 bedrooms

• 3 bathrooms

• Garage

• Gardens

• EPC rating D

Central St. Albans 1.6 miles, St. Albans City station 1.2 miles (London St Pancras International 19 minutes), M25 (Jct. 22) 4.3 miles, M1 (Jct. 8) 6.6 miles, London Heathrow Airport 31.5 miles.

24 The Park is a well-presented family home

offering flexible accommodation arranged over three floors, plus an additional self-contained annexe. The ground floor flows from a welcoming entrance hall, with a dual aspect sitting room on one side and front aspect dining room on the

other. In addition to a family room, garden room and office, the ground floor is completed by a dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room which provides a range of bespoke wall and floor units, a large central island with breakfast bar, Belfast sink and range cooker, plus a separate utility room with garden access.

The first floor offers two en-suite bedrooms, one with walk-in wardrobe. There are also two further bedrooms, together with a family bathroom. The property's fifth bedroom can be found on the second floor, together with an additional cloakroom and adjoining store room. The property's self-contained annexe comprises a wooden-floored open-plan sitting room with French doors to the gardens, a dining area and contemporary fitted kitchen, a ground floor shower room and large

mezzanine bedroom with Velux skylight.

Local Authority: St Albans City & District

Council; Tel: 01727 866100

Services: Electricity, gas, water

Council Tax:

House: Band G; £2,900.

Annexe: Band A; £1,160

Tenure: Freehold

The Park is situated in a crescent just off Faircross Way and is considered as one of St. Albans' most prestigious roads, favoured for its tranquil location and proximity to local amenities and to The Wick, an area of woodland with a playing field and meadow areas. With its attractive streets, market place and precincts, St. Albans' historic city centre provides an appealing backdrop to a great range of speciality boutiques, independent retailers and major stores and to numerous bars, cafés, public houses and restaurants. St. Albans has a thriving cultural life, with regular concerts and theatre productions held in a variety of local venues, as well as a large number of sporting venues, including eponymous football, rugby and cricket teams and facilities for the keen amateur, including a community gym, a bowls and tennis club and a golf course. The city's proximity to the M1 and M25 motorways, as well as a train journey of less than 20 minutes into central London and direct links to Luton and Gatwick Airports, makes it a popular commuter area.

The property is served by a wide range of nearby state schooling rated Outstanding by Ofsted, including St. John Fisher Roman Catholic Primary School, Bernards Heath Infant and Nursery School, Verulam, Sandringham and Beaumont (rated Outstanding by Ofsted). There is also a good selection of independent schools including St. Albans High School for Girls, St. Albans, St. Columba's College and Aldwickbury.

The property is accessed via a block-paved carriage driveway, giving access to the integral garage and providing private parking for multiple vehicles with a central paved pedestrian path bordered by low-maintenance areas of level lawn. To the rear, the enclosed gardens are laid mainly to level lawn bordered by mature shrubs and feature a large raised paved terrace, ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining, together with a topiary arch leading to a secluded paved seating area.

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Strutt & Parker - St Albans, Hertfordshire

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

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