- Grade II Listed House of great character and style
- 70' long, south-facing garden to the rear
- Sitting room with feature fireplace with woodburning stove inset
- Extended dining kitchen with custom-made units and bi-fold doors onto the garden
- Three bedrooms to the first floor with further attic bedroom (all with storage)
- Stylish shower room
An extended Grade II Listed house set in the very heart of the city with a 70' long south-facing garden. A much loved family home where lots of thought and care have gone into creating a stylish and tasteful property. Viewing essential to fully appreciate all that this property offers.
A part glazed door opens into an entrance hall with stairs to the first floor and attractive Georgian panelling to one side. A lovely terracotta tiled floor runs through the hall and into the adjacent sitting room. With a feature fireplace ("Morso" stove inset) and a sash window to the front with shutters and a window seat there are also both an understairs cupboard and a large cupboard to the side of the fireplace. A really cosy room!
To the rear of the hall is a dining kitchen divided into two separate areas with a flagstone floor in the older section and a tiled floor to the more recent extension. Bi-fold doors open onto the garden with an outlook beyond into Priory Place. Custom-made units are fitted in both parts of this room with a "Bosch'" electric oven and hob with extractor hood above and a housing for a fridge freezer.
On the first floor there is a gas fired boiler on the landing supplying central heating and hot water. The master bedroom has two sash windows to the front (both with shutters) and extensive storage. To the rear are two further bedrooms with the smaller bedroom having a built-in cabin bed with storage beneath and a family shower room with walk-in shower, W.C. and wash hand basin with fitted storage beneath and a towel radiator.
On the second floor there is an attic bedroom with two skylights and extensive under eaves storage. There is a feature "A" frame running through this room and limited head height.
To the rear of the property there is a south-facing garden extending to c.71' (21.6m) in length which enjoys a village feeling more than a city centre garden. To the immediate rear of the property there is a patio area for seating with outside lighting and a water tap. A gate opens into a lawned garden with well stocked beds. There are a variety of herbs as well as fruit bushes and espaliered fruit trees. Fencing runs to the sides with a stone wall to the rear. Green house.
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 where the property can be found on the right hand side.