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Property details

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • 2 reception rooms

Features

  • Freehold
  • Entrance hall
  • Sitting room
  • Family room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Cloakroom
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Shower rooms
  • Double garage
  • Gardens

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Description

Entrance hall | Sitting room | Family room | Kitchen/breakfast room | Cloakroom | 6 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 2 Shower rooms | Double garage | Gardens | EPC rating D

5 Townsend Drive is a superb detached family home, with six bedrooms and flexible, comfortable living accommodation including an attached annexe. The property is set on a quiet residential street in an enviable position less than half a mile from the centre of sought-after St. Albans and just a mile from the mainline station.

To the ground floor there is an open-plan feel, with the sitting room, with its open fireplace, which flows through into a family room, also with a fireplace. To the rear there is a dual-aspect living and dining area, with French doors opening onto the gardens, while the kitchen offers plenty of storage in fitted units to base and wall level, together with a stainless steel range cooker. The ground floor has been extended to the rear, providing an annexe with two spacious double bedrooms, both of which are en suite. The larger of the two en suites is disabled-friendly and has a jacuzzi bath in place. Upstairs there are a further four double bedrooms, one of which is en suite, plus a family bathroom with air jet system.

General
Local Authority: St Albans City & District Council Services: Mains gas, electricity and water. Gas fired central heating.
Council Tax: Band G
Tenure: Freehold

St. Albans city centre 0.4 miles, St. Albans City mainline station 1.0 miles (19 minutes to London St. Pancras), M25 (Jct 21A) 3.6 miles

The property is located less than half a mile from the city centre, with its wealth of amenities including shopping and leisure activities. Both the Abbey and Verulamium Park are close at hand. 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.

To the front of the property there are steps providing access to the elevated front gardens and entrance. There is a paved parking area and access to the double garage via Heath Avenue, while there are also sunny southwest-facing gardens to the rear, which are mostly laid to lawn, with border pathways and raised beds, stocked with established shrubs and enclosed by mature hedgerow and trees.

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Local Amenities

  • St Albans City 0.7 miles
  • St Albans Abbey 1.1 miles
  • St Albans High School for Girls 0.2 miles
  • Heathlands School (SEN) 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • St Albans City 0.7 miles
  • St Albans Abbey 1.1 miles
  • St Albans High School for Girls 0.2 miles
  • Heathlands School (SEN) 0.3 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in AL3:

  • £934,016
  • Price decrease

  • -£14,934
  • (-1.574%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £870,153
  • Properties sold

    62

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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
31st Oct 2018 £1,600,000 First listed

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