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Stunning and Unique 6 Bed Home C 1860

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Last updated: 06/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Brookmans Park house description

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

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Daily Maid Service
          • Car Available
          • Car Optional

          Suitability

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            The house offers some cabability for wheel chair accessibility. Please ask....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is strictly permitted in the garden and on the deck outside...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            You must be 21 years + to proceed with a booking....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Small well behaved pets are considered....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            We are a family friendly rental. ...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            The master bedroom has one king bed - orthopedic mattress...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            The octagonal bedroom has a super king sized bed...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s): 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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          • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:

            10...moreless

          • Ice Maker
          • Refrigerator
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Stove
          • Toaster
          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Child's Highchair
          • Dining
          • Freezer
          • Seating for 10 people

          Amenities

          • Wood Fireplace:

            There is a wood burning fireplace in the living room and in the dining room...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Every room is beautifully equipped with duvets and linens...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Living Room
          • Parking
          • Heating
          • Fireplace
          • Washing Machine
          • Covered Parking
          • Air Conditioning
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking Off Street
          • Garage
          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • 7 seat mercedes suv

              Entertainment

              • Music Library
              • Games
              • Books
              • Toys
              • Stereo
              • Video Library
              • DVD Player
              • CD Player
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Satellite / Cable

              Communications

              • Mobile Phone
              • Internet
              • Wireless Internet
              • Telephone

              Outdoor Features

              • Wood Deck
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Golf
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View

                  • Rural:

                    This house is surrounded by beautiful beautiful countryside hills and has a rural feel yet its only 10 minutes to British rail line that takes you into kings cross in 20 minutes. ...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Golf
                  • Paragliding
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Hiking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Walking
                  • Antiquing
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Duty Free Shops
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Ruins
                  • Synagogues
                  • Water Parks
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Forests
                  • Pond
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Hunting
                  • Basketball Court
                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  £280

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit £300
                  • Pet Fee £120
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  2 guest- 280 per night and 150 clean fee

                  2-5 guests-375 per night and 200 clean fee

                  Over 5 guests -475 per night and 250 clean fee

                  Over 10 guests- 475 PER NIGHT AND 20 per night per EXTRA person-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 in HIGH SEASON


                  This owner accepts: Credit cards.
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                  Last updated: 06/14/2014
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                  Location

                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Heathrow
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Brookmans park
                  1.5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  m25
                  60 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  south end on sea
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Woodman pub
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Brookmans park country club
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  woodman pub

                  Car: Necessary

                  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.

                  TRANSPORT LINKS:

                  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 .

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1998

                  About the owner: 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.

                  Why the Owner Chose Brookmans Park:
                  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 Unique Benefits at this House:
                  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.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: dutch, french, spanish, english

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • Enjoy an open fire in the evenings or watch a movie

                    Enjoy an open fire in the evenings or watch a movie

                  • large glass dining table , double oven, butler sink, granite counter tops

                    large glass dining table , double oven, butler sink, granite counter tops

                  • Super comfy orthopedic mattress- you will get a good nights sleep here.

                    Super comfy orthopedic mattress- you will get a good nights sleep here.

                  • Master bathroom with oversized tub

                    Master bathroom with oversized tub

                  • Family bathroom with tub and seperate shower

                    Family bathroom with tub and seperate shower

                  • The lavendar bedroom- queen sized bed

                    The lavendar bedroom- queen sized bed

                  • Stairs leading to the upper Tower bedroom

                    Stairs leading to the upper Tower bedroom

                  • Flagstone patio at back of house

                    Flagstone patio at back of house

                  • Central London is easily accessible-22 minutes on fast train to kings cross

                    Central London is easily accessible-22 minutes on fast train to kings cross

                  • The closest tube is 15 minutes by car and is on the picaddily line

                    The closest tube is 15 minutes by car and is on the picaddily line

                  • large living room with russian oak floors and 2 seriously comfortable sofa's

                    large living room with russian oak floors and 2 seriously comfortable sofa's

                  • large open kitchen with access to the garden

                    large open kitchen with access to the garden

                  • The Octagonal bedroom- super king sized bed and authentic wooden trusses.

                    The Octagonal bedroom- super king sized bed and authentic wooden trusses.

                  • The Master bedroom with King bed, en suite bathroom, wooden oak floors and views

                    The Master bedroom with King bed, en suite bathroom, wooden oak floors and views

                  • Blue bedroom with 2 single beds and beautiful garden views

                    Blue bedroom with 2 single beds and beautiful garden views

                  • Family bathroom with oversized tub

                    Family bathroom with oversized tub

                  • Lower tower bedroom with single bed and views over  the courtyard

                    Lower tower bedroom with single bed and views over the courtyard

                  • Back of house leading to huge trampoline

                    Back of house leading to huge trampoline

                  • The trampoline!

                    The trampoline!

                  • We are a family friendly rental and welcome small , well behaved pets

                    We are a family friendly rental and welcome small , well behaved pets

                  • Enjoy the best of both worlds- easy access to central London and Hertfordshire

                    Enjoy the best of both worlds- easy access to central London and Hertfordshire

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, July 16, 2014

                  £280 per night (GBP)
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                  6 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 12

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