Albert Street, St Albans

A rare opportunity to own a very impressive 2 bedroom semi-detached character cottage in the conservation area! Located in a quiet street filled with character it is only a short walk to the City Centre and is within walking distance of the main train station with its 20 minutes link into London St Pancras. This beautiful home comprises a good sized hallway, two double bedrooms, bathroom, reception/dining room, kitchen and a very attractive south-west facing rear garden.

Entered through a partially glazed front door the hallway is a superb feature of this beautiful home providing a very attractive and welcoming area. There is natural wood flooring throughout and the walls have very stylish wood paneling. The area opens up into the reception room and the first floor is accessed via a feature curved wooden staircase with fitted carpet.

Reception 21'3" x 11'2" (6.47m x 3.40m)
This very well presented area is arranged as a through room with an attractive lounge that looks out towards the front of the property and dining space that looks over the rear garden. Natural wood flooring runs throughout and the walls are decorated with wood panelling with fitted shelves and storage cupboards integrated within it. A central feature is the gas log fireplace with its very appealing 'pewter'-look surround being complimented by a large mirror above. A large sash window has a high quality blind with a top casing. The dining area provides an attractive environment that looks out over the rear garden. The same natural wood flooring and wall paneling in the lounge runs throughout. A radiator with cover compliments the prevailing style. Above the radiator is a south-west facing sash window which allows an abundance of light to cascade in throughout the day. To the right is a door providing access to the back garden and a further opening accessing into the kitchen.

A well equipped fitted kitchen with both colour and style that compliments the reception room. Wooden worktops feature along with high and low level cupboards, a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer. Appliances include a Siemens gas hob with AEG electric fan oven, a NEFF stainless steel extractor, Whirlpool integrated fridge / freezer, AEG Lavamat Turbo washer / dryer and a Whirlpool dish washer. Central heating is provided by a Potterton gas combi boiler housed in a cupboard on the outside of which is the programme control box. A sash window looks over the rear garden.

At the top of the stairs there is an ideal area to locate a bureau to facilitate the all-important home office facility! The area contains a pendant light, smoke alarm, power points, fitted carpet and wood paneling to the walls. A radiator is fitted with a cover and the sash window has a quality blind with top casing overlooking the front of the property.

Bedroom 11'2" x 10'3" (3.40m x 3.12m)
A good sized double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, pendant light, power points, fitted carpet and wood paneling to the walls. The radiator has a cover and the sash window overlooks the front of the property.

Bedroom 10'7" x 8'4" (3.22m x 2.54m)
The second bedroom is presently set up as a study with down lighters, power points and natural wood flooring. There is an extensive fitted desk space that could be available subject to negotiation. The sash window that has a wooden slatted blind provides attractive views over the garden and rooftops of surrounding houses.

An attractive bathroom with sash window, tiled floor, down lighters, a towel rail, circular white bowl with mixer tap and cupboard under, a white WC and circular shower with separate walk in area. The walls are part tiled and part covered with wood paneling.

To the front is an attractive paved area allowing for plant pots and a gate to the side passage. The rear garden is a very special feature enclosed by attractive fencing with a feature trellis finish on top. The aspect is southwest thus proving an abundance of bright light and sunshine throughout the day to sunset. The garden is laid out with a terrace to the back of the house, a middle area of imitation grass with attractive arch and natural growth over and a lower paved area providing a perfect location for a table and comfortably circa eight chairs.

Special note
Throughout the property items that particularly suit the environment may be available for purchase subject to additional negotiation.

Floorplan for Albert Street, St Albans
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