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5 bed detached house for sale

£849,000 Guide price

Robert Avenue, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1

5 2 5
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Property features

  • Detached
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • Master Bedroom En Suite
  • Lounge/Dining Room
  • Home Office
  • Conservatory
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Off Street Parking

Property description

The double entrance wrought iron gates set the tone for this elegant and substantial five bedroom, detached property that boasts light, bright and substantial living spaces that interconnect well. The property has been finished to a high standard with a floorplan that is tailor-made for those buyers looking for spacious living and enjoy entertaining. The accommodation available provides a range of family requirements, from the open plan lounge/dining room where the family can relax or entertain and chat about the days events, or escape to the sun drenched conservatory for some private time. The uniquely styled kitchen/breakfast room is complemented beautifully by black granite floor tiles and feature mood lighting within the plinths. The five bedrooms make accommodating a large family easy. Bedrooms two, three and five are situated on the ground floor and are served by a family bathroom, whilst on the first floor the master bedroom is served by an en-suite. Bedroom four and a useful storage area are also on the first floor. A beautiful landscaped garden stocked with a variety of plants and shrubs is a natural backdrop from the conservatory. The block paved driveway at the front of the property allows off road parking for several cars. Robert Avenue is located within the St Stephens Parish, approximately a mile and a half from St. Albans city centre, and conveniently located for St Columbas College private school, as well as good state schools.

Introduction

Accommodation comprises of Entrance Hall, Lounge/Dining Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Conservatory, Home Office, Five Double Bedrooms, Master Bedroom En Suite, Family Bathroom, Front and Rear Garden With Off Street Parking.

Ground Floor Accommodation

Entrance Hall

Double glazed window and door to front aspect. Built in storage cupboards. Radiator. Solid wood flooring with inset lighting.

Lounge/Dining Room

Double glazed bay window to front aspect and double patio doors leading onto conservatory. Real working fireplace with marble surround. Radiator. Carpet.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

Range of fitted wall and base mounted units with granite worktops over. Granite breakfast bar. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink with waste disposal unit. Range style cooker. Space for fridge / freezer. Integrated washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer. Tiled flooring Double glazed patio door to side aspect. Double glazed window to rear aspect.

Conservatory

Double glazed windows to rear and side aspect. Double glazed patio doors to rear aspect. Radiator. Solid wood flooring.

Office

Double patio door and window to rear aspect. Radiator. Solid wood flooring.

Bedroom Two

Double glazed window to front aspect. Fitted wardrobes. Radiator. Carpet.

Bedroom Three

Double glazed window to rear aspect. Fitted wardrobes. Radiator. Carpet.

Bedroom Five

Double glazed window to front aspect. Fitted cupboards. Radiator. Carpet.

Family Bathroom

Two piece suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit under and a bath with shower head. Heated towel radiator. Extractor fan. Tiled flooring. Double glazed window to side aspect.

First Floor Accommodation

Landing

Stairs from office. Built in storage cupboards. Carpet. Radiator. Double glazed skylight to rear aspect.

Master Bedroom

Double glazed dormers to front and rear aspect. Fitted wardrobes and dressing table. Radiator. Carpet.

En Suite

Suite comprises of low level wc. Wash hand basin. Shower cubicle. Radiator. Carpet. Extractor fan. Double glazed window to rear aspect.

Bedroom Four

Double glazed dormer window to rear aspect. Eaves storage. Radiator. Carpet

Storage Area

Double glazed window to front aspect. Carpet. Radiator. Fitted cupboards.

Exterior

Front Garden

Brick paved driveway. Brick wall and gated border. Side access. Outside lighting. Off street parking for several cars.

Rear Garden

Patio and decking area with feature gazebo. Koi carp pond. Summer house. Side access. Light and power . Outside tap.

Garage

Up and over electric door. Light and power.

Energy Performance Certificate: D

Why Cassidy & Tate

At Cassidy & Tate we pride ourselves on delivering a simple, straight forward and fully transparent service which is delivered by all personnel with the utmost professionalism and a supreme level of customer assistance. We provide an extensive range of services to facilitate all aspects of buying and selling such as independent mortgage advice and legal advice. We are very much a business with personal service at heart and understand how best to support our clients throughout the process. Maintaining a high calibre of personnel is a core value of Cassidy & Tate. Boasting a combined level of experience within Hertfordshire and London spanning over 50 years, we can provide specialist advice in all aspects of Residential Sales and Lettings, Commercial, New Home and Land sales. The key to our success is extensive local knowledge combined with the fusion of both, traditional estate agency and cutting edge techniques. We operate from ultra modern offices and use the latest technology to assist us, including social media. Professional photography and floor plans are used as standard to produce an unrivalled property prospectus as we passionately believe first impressions speak volumes.

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Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £582,105 Sales 489 Current average value £653,361 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £54,833 ▲ 9.16%

Property value data/graphs for AL1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £1,277,052 £650 4.2 £1,157,098
Semi-detached £747,694 £627 3.4 £666,043
Terraced £559,709 £639 2.7 £531,378
Flats £374,746 £578 1.7 £347,593

Current asking prices in AL1

Average: £537,565
Avg. current asking prices in AL1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £316,990
(5)
£495,992
(24)
£654,831
(42)
£954,250
(20)
£1,275,000
(6)
Flats £295,875
(61)
£457,671
(81)
£358,333
(3)
- -
All £297,474
(66)
£466,430
(105)
£635,064
(45)
£954,250
(20)
£1,275,000
(6)

Current asking rents in AL1

Average: £1,378 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in AL1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £807 pcm
(3)
£1,337 pcm
(10)
£1,586 pcm
(14)
£2,485 pcm
(4)
-
Flats £990 pcm
(37)
£1,397 pcm
(36)
£1,248 pcm
(1)
- -
All £976 pcm
(40)
£1,384 pcm
(46)
£1,563 pcm
(15)
£2,485 pcm
(4)
-

Fun facts for AL1

Highest value in AL1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Marshals Drive £2,064,104
Homewood Road £1,966,621
York Road £1,816,457
The Park £1,690,392
Faircross Way £1,687,466
Highest turnover in AL1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Paxton Road 52.9%
Ulverston Close 52.9%
Marlborough Road 48.4%
Arthur Road 48.0%
Camp Road 46.7%

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Nearby transport

  • Park Street (0.7 miles)
  • St Albans Abbey (0.8 miles)
  • How Wood (Hertfordshire) (1.2 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (9.7 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (18.4 miles)
  • London City Airport (23.5 miles)
  • Kew Pier (17.4 miles)
  • Savoy Pier (18.5 miles)
  • Embankment Pier (18.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Killigrew Primary and Nursery School (0.3 miles)
  • St Adrian Roman Catholic Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Mandeville Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Regent College (10.9 miles)
  • Harrow School (11.2 miles)
  • Haringey Sixth Form College (14.8 miles)
  • The Marlborough Science Academy (0.3 miles)
  • Watling View School (0.3 miles)
  • St Columba's College (0.6 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,531 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 84,900
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,055 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £34/mo (£409/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £64 Electricity £71 Estimated energy cost £135/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 25700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

St Albans

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £268 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £21 Sewerage £18 Estimated water cost £39 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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