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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Cricketers Close, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

Guide Price £2,450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Large reception hall
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • 35ft Kitchen/Dining/Family room
  • utility room
  • brick store Room
  • cloakroom
  • master bedroom en-suite
  • 3 further first floor bedrooms
  • one en-suite

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to purchase this elegant detached ‘Arts and Crafts’ Edwardian residence in a stunning central location with over 3500 square feet of accommodation arranged over three floors, with six bedrooms, four en-suite, two large formal receptions and a superb open plan kitchen/dining/family room at the rear opening onto the garden, with electric double gates leading to a gravelled forecourt parking area to the front elevation and a private landscaped garden at the rear.
With generous accommodation over three floors this fine family residence has been lovingly improved and restored over recent years by the current owners who have been meticulous in maintaining the charm and character of the period, whilst augmenting modern conveniences to blend in with the era.
The ground floor leads off the central reception area, with two formal reception rooms and a 35ft kitchen/dining/family space at the rear opening to the garden, with a separate utility which leads into the garage and a downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor are four bedrooms, two en-suite and a family bathroom and on the original top floor, two further en-suite bedrooms and a study, lending this floor perfectly well to teenagers/au pair or similar.


The historical city of St Albans provides for a comprehensive range of shopping, restaurants and leisure facilities. Locally there is an excellent selection of schooling; both state and private. For the commuter, there is a fast one stop train link to London St Pancras International and Kings Cross Station (fast train 19 mins) with interconnecting Eurostar service direct to Brussels and Paris. The M25 is available at junction 21A connecting to the national motorway network. The surrounding countryside provides for an abundance of leisure activities including walking, riding, numerous golf courses, leisure centres and many areas of historical interest.


To the front, side and rear are landscaped gardens, with a large gravelled driveway accessed via electric gates to the front offering ample off street parking as well as the large garage, and to the rear a private family garden laid mainly to lawn with large patio area and brick store room to the side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 April 2018

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