St. Albans

Why St. Albans?

Why St Albans?

St. Albans has been named as one of the top places to live in the UK in the Sunday Times Best places to Live guide 2014. Popular with commuters, St Albans has superb transport links, making it ideal for country living and city working.

The medieval Cathedral city is packed with history, plenty of parks, high achieving schools, great shopping, a vibrant restaurant and café culture, cultural events and an excellent range of properties.

St Albans History

St. Albans - Two Thousand years of history only 20 minutes way from London.

St. Albans is a Medieval Cathedral City located in Hertfordshire. In Roman Britain, St. Albans was called Verulamium and was Britain's third largest Roman City.

St. Albans is named after Britain's first Christian Martyr and the Cathedral marks the oldest site of continuous Christian worship in Britain.

Verulamium Park is built on the site of the old Roman city and the old city walls and outline of the London Gate can still be seen. The Verulamium Museum (within in the park) displays hundreds of remarkable objects that have been excavated from the ground.

St Albans Housing

St  Albans is a great place to live and with such a wide range of housing there’s  something to suit everyone. You will find everything from character properties  in the city centre to larger family homes.

House prices are higher than the national average due to St Albans excellent  transport links, highly rate schools and beautiful countryside right on the doorstep.

St Albans Schools

St Albans has many excellent schools which is one of the reasons why people choose to live in the area. Moving home for families often includes taking into consideration catchment areas for schools. To help guide you through this process please see the link below for up to date information on school admissions policies.

Although the admissions policies for schools can seem complex and distance from your home isn’t the exclusive basis for decisions regarding admission, please see the link below to calculate the distance of nearby schools from your desired property.

Click here for schools map

local Sponsorships

Fleetville School
Fleetville School

Verulamium Rugby Club

Supporting Local Business

We love living in St Albans and selling St Albans homes. We are also proud to support local businesses and are happy to make recommendations to assist during your home move.

Gadsen Flowers
We use Gadsen Flowers for all our welcome to your new home bouquets.

Debenhams-Ottaway Solicitors

Neves Solicitors

Bryan and Mercer
Bryan & Mercer Conveyancing Solicitors

McNeill Lowe & Palmer Independent Chartered Surveyors

Best Agent Awards 2020