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Esale are delighted to bring to the market this three bedroom penthouse apartment situated in an exclusive gated estate within a magnificent and imposing 18th century mansion. This unique property is in a desirable and popular village location close to countryside and yet within walking distance of various local amenities including shops, schools and public transport links, with the mainline railway station approximately 1 mile away (and being 25 minutes into London) and 5 minutes drive to M1 & M25 junctions. This ideally located property is also just 5 miles from the centres of St Albans & Watford. The park, local woodlands, children’s playground, leisure centre and golf course are also all nearby.
The property boasts some attractive period features including sash windows and vaulted ceilings with original exposed timber beams. The apartment has been sympathetically and tastefully converted and decorated to an exceptionally high standard in a contemporary style and with close attention to detail and an eye for designer style living. There are unrivalled views from the property towards London and the surrounding countryside as well as of the magnificent landscaped gardens.
The accommodation comprises entrance hallway with video entry system, bright and spacious drawing room with light flooding in from two large windows, high vaulted ceiling with exposed timber beams, feature fireplace and solid oak flooring. The kitchen boasts solid granite work surfaces, an extensive range of designer style wall and base units, incorporating built-in double oven, fridge freezer, hob, dishwasher and extractor hood and also includes a solid granite breakfast bar. In the dining area there is plenty of space for a dining table and chairs. There are three double bedrooms all with solid oak flooring and with en-suites to the master and also to a second guest bedroom. To finish there is a stylish separate shower room with boutique style fittings including shower cubicle, low level W.C. and wash basin. The property has the benefit of gas central heating with designer period style radiators. Other advantages include two allocated parking spaces ample visitor spaces and access to a wonderful shared garden landscaped in a formal style in keeping with the property’s history.
In our opinion this is a fabulous opportunity to acquire a wonderful penthouse apartment situated within a character period setting and finished to an extremely high specification yet offering comfortable and modern designer style accommodation.
Drawing Room – 6.00m (19’8”) x 5.80m (19’0”)
Dining Kitchen – 5.40m (17’9”) x 4.00m (13’1”)
Bedroom 1 – 4.40m (14’5”) x 3.80m (12’6”)
En-Suite – 2.40m (7’10”) x 1.80m (5’11”)
Bedroom 2 – 4.60m (15’1”) x 4.00m (13’1”)
En-Suite – 3.21m (10’6”)
Bedroom 3 – 4.80m (15’9”) x 2.50m (8’2”)
Shower Room – 2.00m (6’7)
These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not constitute an offer of contract. Intending purchasers must rely on their own inspection of the property. None of the above appliances/services have been tested by ourselves. We recommend purchasers arrange for a qualified person to check all appliances/services before legal commitment.