Lye Lane, St. Albans, Hertfordshire - AL2 3TB (Sold Subject to Contract)
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- Substantial Home 3,287 Sq Ft
- Six/Seven Bedrooms
- Four/Five Bath/Shower Rooms
- Four/Five Reception Rooms
- Beautiful Condition Throughout
- Large Garden & Double Garage
- Gated & Carriage Driveway
- Chain Free
Lye Lane, St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Privately positioned behind a tall brick wall and twin gates is the exceptional opportunity to acquire this detached five bedroom, elegantly appointed family home, located on the outskirts of St. Albans. Impressive private setting will entice you to step inside and explore this substantial home that boasts over 3,000 sqft formal and informal living accommodation plus a flexible floorplan to accommodate the busy family lifestyles and for those who like to entertain. Accommodation comprises of an entrance vestibule, reception hall, three reception rooms, superb open kitchen/breakfast room, galleried landing, five bedrooms, three of which have en-suites, and a family bathroom. A testament to quality design, the interior is defined by vaulted ceilings, a feature oak staircase, polished tiled floors, bespoke kitchen cabinetry, and inset speakers to name but a few. The internal and external spaces are interwoven by bi-folding doors for seamless indoor-outdoor living capturing the views over the tranquil surroundings. An extensive patio area to the rear sets the tone for \'al fresco\' dining whilst the sweeping carriage driveway provides off road parking for numerous vehicles. There is also a detached double garage and games room/store. An historic Cathedral City, approximately 22 miles from central London, which forms the main urban area of the City and district of St. Albans, in the County of Hertfordshire. Steeped in history dating back to Pre-Roman times, signs of which are clearly visible throughout the City today, St Albans is an historic market town and a much sought after location within the London commuter belt. The City is popular for its outstanding educational system with many local schools, both Private and State, excelling in the Ofsted reports. Shopping offers a fine blend of many independent boutiques mixed with High Street stores. St. Albans enjoys a wide range of leisure activities and benefits from lots of open space and parkland. Ideally positioned for road links to include M1, M25, A1 and within easy distance of London Heathrow, London Luton and Stansted Airports.
Accommodation comprises of: Large Part Enclosed Porch, Entrance Vestibule, Reception Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Cloakroom, Family Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room, Master Bedroom With En-Suite, Bedroom Two With En-Suite, Additional Three Double Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Rear Garden, Front Garden, Detached Annex with Two Double Bedrooms, Shower Room, Kitchen/Living/Dining Room & Double Garage.
Large part enclosed porch with double oak doors to front aspect.
Inset mat. Tiled flooring. Double glazed doors into reception hall.
Double doors into sitting room. Double doors into dining room. Open square arch into the family room. Bespoke oak staircase with under stairs storage area. Shoe and cloaks cupboard. Tiled flooring. Inset spotlights to ceiling.
Bay window to front aspect. Two windows to side aspect. Carpet. Feature natural stone fireplace with pebbles. Inset spotlights to ceiling. Inset speakers.
Window to side aspect. WC with concealed cistern. Wash hand basin with marble worktop and bespoke storage cupboards under. Tiled flooring. Tiled walls. Inset spotlights to ceiling.
Windows to front and side aspect. Inset spotlights to ceiling. Speakers. Tiled flooring.
Luxury range of bespoke oak wall and base cabinetry with granite worktop surfaces and granite up-stands. One and a half bowl sink unit with drainer. Large central island with preparation sink and waste disposal. Two integrated 'Neff' double ovens and warming drawer. Integrated microwave. Five ring induction hob with glass and stainless steel canopy hood over. Space for American style fridge/freezer. Tiled flooring. Inset spotlights to ceiling. Bi-folding doors to rear aspect. Patio door to side aspect.
Window to rear aspect. Door to side aspect. Range of fitted wall and base units. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer. Plumbing for washing machine. Vent for tumble dryer. Space for fridge/freezer.
Vaulted ceiling with inset spotlights. Feature window to front aspect. Cupboard housing megaflow heating system.
French style doors to rear aspect leading to Juliette balcony. Window to side aspect. Vaulted ceiling with inset spotlights and inset speakers. Bespoke wardrobe cupboards and two further built-in wardrobes. Carpet. Door into en-suite.
Window to side aspect with marble sill. Three piece suite comprising of low level wc, vanity wash hand basin with marble surround and bespoke storage under, and fully tiled shower cubicle with power shower. Chrome heated towel rail.
Window to front aspect. Vaulted ceiling with inset spotlights. Carpet. Door to en-suite.
Window to side aspect with marble sill. Three piece suite comprising of low level wc, vanit wash hand basin with marble surround and bespoke storage under, and fully tiled shower cubicle with power shower. Chrome heated towel rail.
Window to rear aspect. Carpet. Range of fitted wardrobes. Shelving and desk area. Hatch to loft space. Door into en-suite.
Three piece suite comprising of low level wc, vanity wash hand basin with marble surround and bespoke storage under, and fully tiled shower cubicle with power shower.
Window to rear aspect. Carpet. Range of fitted wardrobes. Inset ceiling spotlights.
Window to front aspect. Range of fitted wardrobes and desk. Inset ceiling spotlights. Carpet.
Window to rear aspect. Suite comprising of low level wc, large bath with marble surround and central bath filler, 'His and Her's vanity wash hand basins with marble surround, bespoke storage under and mirrored storage cupboards with inset spotlights above, fully tiled shower cubicle with power shower. Shaver point. Tiled flooring. Tiled walls.
Large front garden set behind a private wall with twin gates. Carriage driveway providing off road parking for numerous vehicles.
Door to kitchen/living/dining room, stairs to first floor. Two double bedrooms. Shower room. Double electric up and over door into garage.
Enclosed rear garden by timber boundary fencing and mature hedging. Mainly laid to lawn with extensive patio area.