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How much does a loft conversion cost in St Albans?

The St Albans property market can be competitive. If you’re researching a loft conversion for your property, you’ll already know that it can add value to your home – perhaps helping to elevate your property above the average house price in St Albans. (We know that in the London area, a loft conversion can increase the value of your home by an impressive average of 24.5%). 

But how much will you have to pay, and what’s your return on investment? Here we’ll explore the loft extension cost for different types of property in St Albans.

interior of a loft conversion

How much will a Victorian loft conversion cost?

exterior view of a loft conversion

Victorian homes are a common sight in St Albans and the surrounding areas. Houses built in this period often have smaller proportions than modern homes, originating as compact 2-up 2-down homes without a lot of space. For this reason, it’s very common for homeowners to request a Victorian loft conversion, building into the attic to create an extra bedroom or office.

The exact cost of a Victorian loft conversion will depend on the size of your home and the type of loft conversion you need. Here’s a general idea: 

  • Rear dormer loft conversion: £45k + VAT
  • L-shaped dormer loft conversion: £58K + VAT

How much will a terraced house loft conversion cost?

external view of a loft conversion with a balcony

If you live in a terraced home, you may be feeling the squeeze! For a typical 1930s terrace that’s around 5-6m wide, here’s how much you can expect to pay for your terraced house loft conversion:

  • Rear dormer loft conversion: £46k + VAT
  • Hip to gable loft conversion: £50k + VAT

How much will a bungalow loft conversion cost?

A bungalow can be a really convenient and accessible home – but if you’re looking for some extra space or an additional level, a loft conversion can give you what you need. Bungalow loft conversion costs can vary, so we’ve based our calculations on the 1930s-50s era bungalow which is 7-8m wide. Here’s how much you’re likely to spend on a bungalow loft conversion here in St Albans:

How much will a detached property loft conversion cost?

Looking for a detached property loft conversion? A rear dormer loft conversion can create extra space in your detached property and add extra value – perfect if you’re planning to sell in the next few years, or if you want to invest in your home. 

  • Rear dormer loft conversion: £72k + VAT

Other properties: use our loft cost conversion calculator to find an estimated price, or book a free consultation for an exact quote.

Every home is different. So although we’ve covered the most common property types in St Albans here, we can’t itemise every different variable in size and type. That’s where our loft conversion cost calculator comes in. Equipped with the exact dimensions of your home and the type of loft conversion you require, our calculator will give you an instant figure, quoting your estimated loft conversion price.  

bathroom loft conversion

Perhaps you have specific requirements that our calculator can’t deal with, or you want to discuss your loft conversion in more detail? Book a free consultation with our team, and get a detailed quote, tailored to your needs.

Good to know: Once you’ve received our quote and agreed to it, it’s fixed and won’t change. This means you can trust that the price you’re quoted is the actual price you’ll pay. If you’d like to know more, you can find out about our working process so you know exactly what to expect. 

If you have any further questions about loft conversion costs, we’ll be more than happy to help. Just contact us today at our Hertfordshire office.