Burston Manor, North Orbital Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire

£2,150,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
• Entrance hall

• Drawing room

• Sitting room

• Dining room

• Office

• Kitchen/breakfast room

• Utility

• Cloakroom

• 5 Bedrooms

• 2 Bathrooms

• Shower room

• Annexe with shower room

• Double garage

• Gardens

• EPC rating F

Bullet Points

Entrance hall | Drawing room | Sitting room

Dining room | Office | Kitchen/breakfast room Utility Cloakroom | 5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms Shower room | Annexe with shower room | Double garage | Gardens | EPC rating F

The property

Burston Manor is a handsome, substantial detached period property, set in a convenient location on the outskirts of St. Albans. The property features five bedrooms and extensive, flexible accommodation, combining contemporary style with original detailing.

Beyond the property's attractive timber and red brick elevations, there is almost 4,000 square feet of accommodation, including four reception rooms on the ground floor. The wood panelled drawing room is a highly attractive room for living and entertaining, with its impressive brick-built fireplace, which is fitted with a woodburning stove. There is also a comfortable sitting room, a formal dining room and a useful office. The kitchen and breakfast room has plenty of storage space to base and wall level, granite worktops, a central island and an Aga, plus an informal dining space.

Upstairs you will find five well-presented bedrooms, four of which are doubles, with the fifth being a single, which could be used as a dressing room. The main bedroom is generously proportioned, and benefits from an en suite bathroom, while there is one further bedroom en suite, plus a family bathroom.

The property also includes a studio annexe, with a kitchenette and a shower room, which is ideal as guest lodgings.

Wayleaves and easements

The property is sold subject to any wayleaves or easements, whether mentioned in these particulars or not

Mileages

M25 (J21A) 0.8 miles, St. Albans city centre 2.7 miles, St. Albans City mainline station 4.8 miles (19 minutes to London St. Pancras)

Location

The property is located in a popular and convenient location on the outskirts of St. Albans and is extremely well served with outstanding communications by both road and rail. There is excellent access to central London and the city by trains from either St Albans via St Pancras International to the City (19 mins) Gatwick and beyond, or Potters Bar via Kings Cross. As well as extensive local amenities St Albans City Centre with its wealth of amenities including shopping, leisure activities and excellent state and public schools is close at hand.

Outside

The property is set within extensive, mature grounds and gardens. A gravel driveway leads to the house and opens into a turning circle beside the detached double garage. There is also a double carport, for further covered parking. The gardens include rolling lawns and a number of delightful features, including wooden pergolas, water features, a pond and a summer house. There are a variety of mature shrubs, trees and a number of well-stocked flowerbeds.

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Strutt & Parker - St Albans, Hertfordshire

34 St Peter's Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3NA

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