A picturesque period family home with nearly 4000 sq ft of accommodation located on a 3 acre site in close proximity to the historic city centre of St Albans. A property of great character dating back to the 12th century.
Burston Manor is an attractive detached period Grade II* moated property dating back to the 12th century centred in delightful grounds of approximately 3 acres. The property exhibits many original period features, whilst being brought up to a high standard for contemporary living. A driveway leads to the house ending in a turning circle with double garage and carport. Extensive lawned gardens contain mature scrubs, flowerbeds and water features.
Approaching 4000 sq ft the accommodation is laid out over two floors. The ground floor consists of four reception rooms, a kitchen, office and utility room. The attractive entrance hall leads to a wood panelled drawing room boasting an impressive fireplace. A sitting room off the hall leads through to the kitchen/breakfast room and a formal dining room with the office from there. The kitchen benefits from a central island, AGA and granite worktops.
The first floor accommodation is accessed by one of two staircases. It consists of five bedrooms, of which four are doubles, two ensuite bathrooms and a family bathroom.
The property has a separate annex with a shower room and kitchen. It is suitable for additional family accommodation, guest facility or staff accommodation.
The property is conveniently located on the outskirts of St. Albans and has excellent communications by both road and rail. There is good access to central London and the City by trains from either St Albans to St Pancras on to the City (19 mins), Gatwick and beyond, or from Potters Bar to Kings Cross. There are good local facilities and St Albans City Centre has numerous amenities including shopping, restaurants and leisure facilities activities. Educational facilities include excellent state and private schools nearby.
M25 (J21A) 0.8 miles, St. Albans city centre 2.7 miles, St. Albans City mainline station 4.8 miles
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