Old Harpenden Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire

£1,750,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Entrance hall

Sitting room

Dining room

Kitchen/breakfast room

Utility

2 Cloakrooms

5 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms

Office/play room

Garage

Gardens

EPC rating D

Entrance hall | Sitting room | Dining room | Kitchen/breakfast room | Utility | 2 Cloakrooms | 5 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | Office/play room | Garage | Gardens | EPC rating D

17 Old Harpenden Road is a fine detached family home, with five bedrooms and spacious, flexible living accommodation. The property boasts a superb location just a mile from St. Albans city centre, along with a extensive and inviting gardens in which to relax.

The ground floor offers four main reception areas – the sitting room, the dining room, the office/playroom and the impressive open-plan kitchen/breakfast room. The sitting room is a generous 25ft long, with a fireplace and sliding glass doors opening onto the rear gardens, while the dining room is a pleasant space to enjoy family meals. In the centre of the house is an office/play room, offering scope for use in a number of ways. The kitchen/breakfast room is a wonderful open-plan space, filled with natural light, with a skylight overhead and sliding glass doors opening onto the gardens. The kitchen features a high quality fitted kitchen, with wooden units and granite worktops, plus integrated appliances, plus there is a useful utility room.

Upstairs the four bedrooms are all generously proportioned doubles, with the main bedroom benefitting from a large en suite bathroom with a separate shower unit. There is also a family bathroom.

To the top floor is a further bedroom with built in storage.

General

Local Authority: St Albans City &

District Council, +44(0) 1727 866100

Services: Mains gas, electricity and

water. Gas fired central heating.

Council Tax: Band G

St. Albans city centre 1.0 miles, St. Albans City mainline station 1.6 miles (19 minutes to London St. Pancras), M25 (Jct 21A) 5.1 miles

The property is located just to the north of the city centre and the Cathedral Quarter conservation area, and close to all of the everyday amenities including shopping and leisure activities. Both the Abbey and Verulamium Park are within easy reach. The mainline station, with its fast through services via St Pancras International to the City (19 mins) Gatwick and beyond, is also close at hand. Road users enjoy easy access to the M1, M25 and the A1(M) and to the airports at Heathrow, Luton and Stansted.

To the front of the property there is a spacious block-paved driveway, providing ample parking space and access to the property's single garage. To the rear there is an attractive landscaped garden, with a pleasant paved seating terrace, and beyond, a splendid lawn, bordered by well-stocked beds and enclosed by mature trees and established hedgerow, creating a sense of peace and privacy.

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