Roman City of St. Albans United Kingdom - 30 mls north of London

Roman City of St. Albans United Kingdom - 30 mls north of London


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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 5
2 Bathrooms

About our home

Our house is a lovely detached 3 bedroom house with 1 ensuite in the master bedroom and 1 main bathroom. In addition to this there is also a cloakroom on the ground floor. The house is set in the lovely wooded area of Bricket Wood, 5 minutes away from the Roman City of St.Albans in Hertfordshire. (pictures taken at christmas) London and its theatre land is approximately 30 miles away by car. The house itself has three large doulbe bedrooms and a fully fitted kitchen with all modern conceivable appliances by Siemens. All appliance finished in Stainless steel: Own paved double driveway can accommodate 4 cars. Could possibly offer a Car Swap (I would have to check with my insurance company) for the SAAB Griffen or Renault Velsatis. Rear garden is an enclosed, landscaped and Teak Dining Furniture, garden setup for outside dining and BBQ's. This area also has a patio heater and is fully illuminated with under plant back lighting. This part of the house is where we spend most summers. The house is also accomodated witha very large lounge with Large wall hanging Plasma Theatre system, DVD, CD HIFI with MP3 interphase. Reclining leather sofas and chair. The master bedroom also has a hidden plasma TV & DVD at the bottom of the bed.(THIS OPERATES ON AN ELECTRONIC ELEVATOR SYSTEM). Cable TV in Lounge area with sports, Cartoons, World News and movie channels (free) and a study with wireless broadband 8mbs internet access. Three bicycles are also available (1 x Peogeout Ladies, 1 x Muddy Fox Mountain Bike Gents and 1 x Mountin Bike) Only 3 minutes away from Restaurants and the World Famous Grove Country Club Hotel and Spa. This recently hosted the American Express World Golf Championship which was won by Tiger Woods. This is a world class resort that is worth visiting. Restaurant reservations can be arranged.

Take time to enjoy St Albans, a city with a wealth of remarkable heritage from over 2000 years of human occupation. Discover the city’s celebrated cathedral and museums. Explore the old historic streets packed with specialist shops, markets, pubs, cafés and restaurants or relax in the green oasis of Verulamium Park, with its 100 acres of tranquil parkland, close to the heart of the city. Nearby is the town of Harpenden and many beautiful villages such as Redbourn, Wheathampstead and London Colney.

St Albans has something to offer everyone, from the Roman history, churches, pubs, coaching inns, markets and ghostly happenings to the magnificent cathedral. Throughout the year St Albans hosts numerous events and festivals from heritage open days and historic re-enactments to music and family fun. St Albans is situated close to the M1, A1 and M25, and just 20 minutes away from London by rail. London Heathrow Airport is approximately 30 minutes away.

Must See and Do
Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban, St Albans
Verulamium Museum, St Albans
Museum of St Albans, St Albans
Redbournbury Watermill, St Albans

"Don't forget London itself"

Professional family with one daughter aged 14.
Father (42) works in the Medical Sector and Mother (39ish) is a Management Accountant.
Non smokers with no pets, enjoy playing golf and other outdoor activities such as riding our bikes along the Grand Union Canal which can run the entire length of the UK.
Friendly and helpful neighbours will assits with keys etc.
We have enjoyed our fully modernised home and we hope that you will also enjoy it! Please feel free to email us at


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