A spacious period cottage set in one of the most popular streets on the edge of the city centre and within easy reach of open fields. Sympathetically renovated by the current owners yet retaining lots of character and charm this attractive home is an ideal lock up and leave. No onward chain.
A wooden entrance door leads into a lovely sitting room, the fireplace is the main feature with an original bread oven, stone and brick chimney breast with multi-fuel stove inset, flagstone floor and sash window with window seat. The dining kitchen is particularly spacious with a range of custom made units with belfast sink, "Stoves" range cooker, larder cupboard, large understairs cupboard with plumbing for washing machine, dishwasher and space for tumble dryer. Stairs lead from the kitchen to the first floor where there are two double bedrooms both with feature fireplaces and one with a cupboard housing a gas fired boiler supplying hot water and central heating. There is a spacious bathroom comprising panelled bath with direct feed shower and telephone shower, pedestal wash hand basin and W.C.
To the side of the property there is a shared courtyard with a small storage cupboard (former privy). Shared with 2 Silver Street, Wells.
Wells is the smallest city in England and offers a vibrant high street with a variety of independent shops and restaurants as well as a twice weekly market and a choice of supermarkets including Waitrose. At the very heart of the city is the medieval Cathedral, Bishop’s Palace and Vicars’ Close (reputed to be the oldest surviving residential street in Europe).Bristol and Bath lie c. 22 miles to the north and north-east respectively with mainline train stations to London at Castle Cary (c.11 miles) as well as Bristol and Bath. Bristol International Airport is c.15 miles to the north-west. Of particular note is the variety of well-regarded schools in both the state and private sectors in Wells and the surrounding area.
From Wells High Street continue into Broad Street. Turn left into St John Street and right into Southover. Take the first turning left into Silver Street and the property can be found on the left hand side.