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Local area information for London Colney…

 

St Albans is best known for being an English Cathedral City. The City is full of history dating back to the Roman Empire and is proud of its beautiful medieval architecture. There are lush green parks and countryside, a buzzing metropolis plus plenty of excellent attractions. There are a number of ‘outstanding ofsted rated schools in high demand , Beaumont mixed secondary school, St Albans School for Girls & St Albans School which is one of the oldest educational foundations in Europe. It has fabulous shopping with many small independent shops and a fantastic range of eating and drinking establishments. Attracting many new home owners to the area, St Albans City Train Station is just 20 minutes away from London St Pancras and a short hop off the M1 and M25 motorways, within easy reach of London Luton and Heathrow airports.



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local area information for Park Street…

 

Park Street is a vibrant village located approximately 2 miles south of St Albans. With a strong community spirit and an excellent parade of local shops, it is a very desirable place to live. It has an excellent infrastructure, to include easy access to motorway links (M1/M25), the Thameslink train line from Radlett and St Albans to St. Pancras, and also from Park Street and How Wood connecting St Albans Abbey to Watford Junction-Euston. There are a number of sought after schools in the local and surrounding areas, including Parmiter’s, Haberdashers’ Aske’s Schools and STAGS, St Albans Girls School.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local area information for London Colney…

 

London Colney is a thriving Village on the outskirts of St Albans where you will find a strong community spirit. Being conveniently located for the M25 (Junction 22), the M1, and only 2 ½ miles to St Albans, along with Thameslink station and regular bus services to surrounding areas, the Village itself offers a vast range of amenities including Colney Fields Shopping Park, where there is a choice of major stores, including Sainsbury’s, Marks & Spencer, fashion and coffee shops, all of which are open 7 days a week. Further into the Village Centre you will find smaller convenience stores, a selection of take-away food outlets, doctors, dentists, Churches of various faiths, local pubs and restaurants and a Post Office. There are three good primary schools, Pre-schools and nurseries and a the new Cotlandswick Leisure Centre. The River Colne, Lakes and Broad Colney Nature Reserve all provide wonderful walks and escape into the countryside. Families will also find plenty of activities such as Willows Farm Village, various parks, playgrounds and a soft play centre.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local area information for Bushey Heath…

 

A fantastic location!

Bushey is one of Hertfordshire’s most desired towns. Great schools and easy commuting into London are part of its attraction as a place to raise a family. Many properties sit amongst open greenery (much of it Green Belt) and is still close to Ofsted-rated Good schools. The major towns of Watford, Harrow and St Albans are readily accessible whilst the national rail and motorway networks are all close by.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local area information for Watford…

 

Watford is a small suburb just beyond North Watford offering great motorway links with easy access to the M25 (Junction 21) & M1 (Junction 5 & 6) Watford Station offers trains to Watford Junction every 40 minutes (Approx.) and takes 5 minutes, trains to St Albans Abbey take 11 minutes. Watford is home to several large secondary schools which include Parmiter’s School, Fancis Combe Academy and St. Michael’s Catholic High School, as an area Watford offers a wealth of facilities from Woodside Leisure Centre which include, pools, a gym, group exercise studio, squash courts, sports hall, crèche, café, treatment rooms and Woodside Athletics Stadium, for entertainment you have Woodside Leisure Park with a Cinema and Restaurants, if you prefer the outside you can enjoy the fantastic Watford Park Local Nature Reserve.