Property Spotlight: A St Albans fixer-upper with huge renovation potential

Prospect Road, St Albans. 

Prospect Road, St Albans. - Credit: Collinson Hall

This original property was clearly built with a degree of refinement, and there are many interesting period features that remain – including a fabulous turret! 

Only the land within the red line is for sale. 

Only the land within the red line is for sale. - Credit: Collinson Hall

The land to the left and rear is retained by the owners for a future development of three homes.

This house is being sold separately and has off street parking, a garden, and a very useful outbuilding to the rear.

The property is packed with period features. 

The property is packed with period features. - Credit: Collinson Hall

Features of the grand living room include coving and wooden floorboards.

Features of the grand living room include coving and wooden floorboards. - Credit: Collinson Hall

The main house has three well-proportioned reception rooms, plus a conservatory and kitchen to the ground floor, and a basement below. 

Stairs within the turret lead to the first floor, where there are currently four bedrooms, a bathroom and a WC.

One of the property's four bedrooms. 

One of the property's four bedrooms. - Credit: Collinson Hall

Many fireplaces remain. 

Many fireplaces remain. - Credit: Collinson Hall


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The owners have recently commissioned a building survey and an associated cost plan to understand required works better, and this can be made available on request.

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Prospect Road, St Albans

Offers in the region of £1m

Collinson Hall, 01727 843222, www.collinsonhall.co.uk

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