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The Vintry, St Albans- a special buy

PUBLISHED: 08:33 02 October 2010 | UPDATED: 17:55 20 February 2013

The Vintry, St Albans- a special buy

The Vintry, St Albans- a special buy

Savvy house-hunters are being urged to seize a fantastic opportunity to own a brand new family-sized home for a competitive price at Highfields, Taylor Wimpey's popular development in St Albans, Hertfordshire.

Savvy house-hunters are being urged to seize a fantastic opportunity to own a brand new family-sized home for a competitive price at Highfields, Taylor Wimpeys popular development in St Albans, Hertfordshire.

The leading housebuilder has made the expansive four-bedroom Vintry detached house at Plot 20 available for the special price of just 575,000 incredible value in such a sought-after location.

The lucky customer who trades up to the substantial Vintry at Plot 20 will also be able to move in time for Christmas even if they have a property of their own to sell!

Thats because they can take advantage of Taylor Wimpeys part-exchange scheme and let the leading housebuilder purchase their current home from them.

Knowing that they are receiving the market value* for their current home, and have a guaranteed buyer, they can keep living there until their new place is ready to move into, without the worry of their side of the property chain collapsing.

Tony Woodman, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for Taylor Wimpey, says: The process of buying and moving to a new home can be a frustrating and time-consuming experience, but our fantastic part-exchange initiative at Highfields makes moving to the Vintry at Plot 20 a doddle.

We arrange independent valuations of the purchasers current property, and buy it from them for an agreed price, leaving them free to move in to their new home in plenty of time for Christmas.

I would urge movers to get in touch with us without delay to take advantage of this straightforward way to step up the property ladder in style.

The Vintry at Plot 20 is characterised by a contemporary fitted kitchen with plenty of space for informal dining and a separate living room, each with French doors leading to the rear garden, as well as a formal dining room, study and cloakroom off the entrance hallway.

Upstairs, the landing leads to the stunning en-suite master bedroom, three further bedrooms and main bathroom.

Buyers who would like to experience the space and style a four-bedroom Taylor Wimpey house affords can visit the stunning Oaklands showhome now open at Highfields.

As alternatives to part-exchange, a further range of time and money-saving incentives is available on selected plots at Highfields, with further information available from the Sales Executive.

Highfields is a stunning development of just 34 homes in a scenic location overlooking fields on the outskirts of St Albans. The city boasts a wealth of shops, bars and restaurants, schools for children of all ages and leisure facilities.

Commuters will appreciate that Highfields is situated just three miles from St Albans railway station with regular trains to London St Pancras in just 20 minutes.

As well as excellent rail links, the development is close to major roads such as the M1, M25 and the A1 making any journey by car a simple one.

Famed for its cathedral and Roman history, St Albans has a thriving cultural life with numerous arts venues including The Alban Arena, Abbey Theatre and the Albans Art Theatre. The museum of everyday life in Roman Britain, the Verulamium Museum, features magnificent mosaics and recreated rooms.

The area offers a wealth of villages, good pubs, beautiful walks, historic churches and family attractions such as Shaws Corner and the de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre nearby. A little further afield is Hatfield House, a stunning Jacobean house steeped in royal history, within an extensive park.

To find out more about part-exchanging for the Vintry at Plot 20 at Highfields in Highfield Lane, St Albans, call 0845 026 5086 or visit the new showhome and Sales Centre, open Thursday to Sunday from 10am to 5.30pm, and Monday from 10am to 2pm.

Further information on all Taylor Wimpey developments across the region is available by calling 0208 236 3800, or by visiting


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