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A detached home offering superb contemporary style and space, tucked away at the end of this quiet cul de sac off Townsend Drive in central St Albans, convenient for access to the city centre, excellent local schools and the mainline station into central London.Built to a high specification by the current vendors for their own occupation, this stylish modern property offers versatile family living space, with 3887 sq. ft. of accommodation to enjoy. From the front door you are led into a large reception area, from which the stairs lead to the first floor and is open to the dining/family/kitchen area, with bi fold doors to the garden and doors leading to the sitting room, tv room and study. The bespoke 'Wilson Fink' kitchen compliments the style, with a good sized utility room and back door to the garden. Also from the hall is access to the large double width garage and a downstairs cloak/shower room.
The first floor provides five bedrooms, two en-suite and family bathroom, with three of the bedrooms enjoying a mezzanine level (ideal for children/teenagers). The landing to the rear looks down into the dining area with a bank of velux windows aiming south providing a huge amount of natural light soaking into the building.
The historical city of St Albans provides for a comprehensive range of shopping, restaurants and leisure facilities. Locally there is an excellent selection of schooling; both state and private. For the commuter, there is a fast one stop train link to London St Pancras International and Kings Cross Station (fast train 19 mins) with interconnecting Eurostar service direct to Brussels and Paris. The M25 is available at junction 21A connecting to the national motorway network. The surrounding countryside provides for an abundance of leisure activities including walking, riding, numerous golf courses, leisure centres and many areas of historical interest.
The overall plot extends to 0.248 acre and to the front elevation there is off street parking for several vehicles leading to the garage. To the side, and rear are landscaped private gardens and a large patio area from the dining area and bi fold doors.
Timber Pool House - heated indoor swimming pool with double patio doors to the garden and windows to the front and side.
For Information - skylights and Velux windows are electronically operated and have a self close mechanism when raining. Hard wired speakers to the ground floor - ideal for connection to a Sonos system. Ground floor and external lighting controlled via Rako lighting system. Cat 5 cabling.
large reception hall/family area leading into dining/kitchen area
downstairs cloaks/shower room
master bedroom with dressing area & ensuite
guest bedroom with en-suite
three further bedrooms with mezzanine areas
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