This unique, comfortable, luxurious, spacious family home is ideally situated to explore the tourist attractions of central London [ 20 to 30 minutes by train] and the quaint nearby towns and villages of Hertford, Hatfield ,St.Alban's , Barnet, Elstree, and Shenley.
The House is situated on a private / secluded road, surrounded by green belt countryside. A perfect retreat for total relaxation, and yet very to close to London's Northern Line tube and British Rail .
The home is totally unique, full of charm and character - recently chosen to feature on ITV's home/film documentary, for its historic special features and unique appeal.
This is a one of a kind home designed for total comfort and relaxation.The spacious living room features oak floors and french doors leading to a balcony and garden.The 2 comfortable sofa's surround the wood burning fireplace.
Chef's will love our gourmet, fully equipped kitchen with double oven and stove, black granite counters, cherry wood cabinetry and slate floors.
The kitchen has direct access to the garden where there is ample seating for a large family .
The magnificent Tower house offers 5 beautifully appointed bedrooms with quality furnishings.The master bedroom has an en suite bathroom with marble vanity and large sunken bath tub.There are stunning views from the master bedroom over rolling countryside hills.
The most unique bedroom is located in the tower of the home and enjoys beautiful views over the courtyard and country fields.
Ideal for vacationers wanting close proximity to London.
Keywords: luxury home close to London, celebrity home, family house, executive property, exclusive retreat, luxury vacation rental
Currently, i am a full time student . I also work part time renting out vacation homes that belong to family members and friends. I love traveling and spend most summers in England where i was raised as a child.
This property is very unique, charming and full of character. Recently filmed on ITV for it's historical interest- there is no other home quite like it. If you would like to see the film- let me know- and you will see for yourself just how magnificent it is inside and out.
The location of this property offers the best of both worlds- You can enjoy all of the major tourist attractions in London which is just a 25 minute train ride away- and yet you feel as if you are in the peace and quiet of the countryside. Located on the border of North London and Hertfordshire - the home is perfect for guests that want to explore London as well as all of the stunning villages and towns of Hertfordshire such as Hertford, St. Albans, Shenley, Hemel Hampstead.Other unique benefits of this house are the beautiful views and spacious , comfortable interior.
The closest tube to the house is Cockfosters on the Picadilly line
[ 15 minutes by car].
The closest British rail line is Brookman's park [ 5 minutes drive away] which takes you directly to the center of london in 22 minutes.Trains are frequent and you can park at the station making this the most affordable transport option for exploring central London.
The local pub is within walking distance and the area is surrounded by world class restaurants, golf facilities and shopping malls .
NORTH LONDON- THINGS TO DO:
For those guests that have not yet explored the delights of NORTH LONDON we highly recommend Primrose hill, camden town market, Kenwood House in Highgate, Brent cross shopping Mall, Hampstead heath, Finchley rd O2 center for concerts and other events , The british library, Regents Park zoo, Regents canal, Little venice. All of these venues are within a 30 to 40 minute drive from the house.
HERTFORDSHIRE-THINGS TO DO AND SEE:
Hertfordshire is home to Elizabeth 1, Henry Moore, Samuel Ryder , Queen mother, Graham green & George Bernard Shaw. With beautiful and mysterious houses such as Hatfield House and Knebworth House you will be in awe of their treasures and history.We recommend trips to the british gardens at the stately homes where you will see glorious gardens of lavender, snowdrops, butterflies & rose-there is something to see all year around. With fabulous festivals throughout the year in many villages and towns there is something for everyones interest.
Local history, social history, strange artefacts , fascinating characters, stunning historical buildings,roman villages, vibrant market towns abound in Hertfordshire. For family fun- search out the life size dinosaurs at Knebworth, see the big cats and the smallest monkey at Paradise Wildlife Park or head down to Celtic Harmony for Celtic crafts and archery in a beautiful woodland clearing.
Whatever you decide to do, wherever you decide to go Hertfordshire will not disappoint you.
HEATHROW- 40 MINS
STANSTEAD OR LUTON AIRPORTS- 25/ 30 MINUTES
GATWICK- 2 HOURS
DOVER FERRY TO FRANCE , EUROPE ETC- 2 HOURS DRIVE
TRAINS TO EUROPE FROM KINGS CROSS INCLUDING EURO STAR- 22 MINUTES .
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event||Minimum Stay|
My Standard Rate
|Refundable damage deposit||£300.00|
2 guest- 280 per night and 150 clean/ laundry fee
2-5 guests-375 per night and 200 clean/laundry fee
Over 5 guests -475 per night and 250 clean fee
Over 10 guests- 20 per night per person and 300 clean fee
MAJOR HOLIDAYS: Christmas, easter, half terms , Summer holidays- 550 per night with a 3 night minimum stay.
45 days notice is req for cancellation in low season and 60 days notice is req.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.