Property Spotlight: Hertfordshire homes with fabulous feature walls
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There’s nothing like a strong feature wallpaper for livening up a neutral space. These three properties prove that a carefully chosen print can work wonders when it comes to transforming an otherwise ordinary room...
Four-bed end terrace in Welwyn Garden City
This much improved four bedroom home is ideal for a growing family.
Features include beautiful parquet flooring throughout the main living areas, gas central heating to radiators and replacement double glazed windows and doors.
Downstairs the living room benefits from a feature fireplace leading to a fabulous open plan, L-shaped kitchen/diner with an extensive range of built-in units incorporating integrated appliances, including a double oven, microwave, steamer, induction hob and hood, together with breakfast bar and island unit. There is also a downstairs shower room and utility room. Upstairs, four bedrooms are complemented by a white three-piece family bathroom.
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Externally there is a garage and driveway to the front and the rear garden is a particular feature, enjoying a substantial corner plot, measuring approximately 70ft x 60ft at its largest. There are lawned areas, a vegetable plot, an extensive paved terraced accessed via French doors from the kitchen area and rear access.
Digswell Park Road, Welwyn Garden City
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Guide price £630,000
Ashtons | 01438 718555 | www.ashtons.co.uk
Five-bed bungalow in St Albans
The double entrance wrought iron gates set the tone for this elegant and substantial five bedroom, detached chalet-style bungalow that boasts light, bright and substantial living space.
The property has been finished to a high standard, with highlights including an open plan lounge/dining room, a sun-drenched conservatory and a uniquely-styled kitchen/breakfast room.
Bedrooms two, three and five are situated on the ground floor and are served by a family bathroom, whilst on the first floor the master bedroom is served by an en-suite. Bedroom four and a useful storage area are also on the first floor.
A beautiful landscaped garden stocked with a variety of plants and shrubs is a natural backdrop from the conservatory.
The block paved driveway at the front of the property allows off road parking for several cars. Robert Avenue is located within the St Stephen’s parish, approximately a mile and a half from St Albans city centre, and conveniently located for St Columba’s College private school, as well as good state schools.
Robert Avenue, St Albans
Guide price £920,000
Cassidy & Tate | 01727 832383 | www.cassidyandtate.co.uk
Two-bed flat in Stevenage
This immaculately maintained, two bedroom, top floor apartment forms part of a nine year old block just off Sish Lane in Stevenage Old Town. The interior is finished to a beautiful standard and benefits from a juliet balcony off the lounge and an allocated parking space for one vehicle in a secure car park.
Sharp Court is located just off Popple Way which is a stone’s throw from the King George Playing Field and the High Street in Stevenage Old Town complete with a comprehensive range of shops and amenities from Waitrose to independent coffee houses.
The location also offers a perfect compromise for the London commuter; the train station can be reached in under a 10 minute walk and offers superb fast and frequent direct links into King’s Cross with some services arriving in less than 20 minutes.
Sharp Court, Stevenage Old Town
Guide price £220,000-£225,000
Haart | 01438 723579 | www.haart.co.uk