49 MILTON LANE, CATHEDRAL CITY OF WELLS, BA5 2QS
A large comfortable house in an excellent residential area within walking distance of most of the City centre and most of amenites.
The generous accommodation has double glazing and gas central heating and includes a hall, cloakroom, a 24 ft. sitting room, dining room, study, kitchen, utility room, 6 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
There’s also an integral garage, parking and a mature, manageable garden.
Milton Lane is one of the best residential areas of Wells. No 49 is located in the upper part with with no through traffic. It also has the benefit of being within walking distance of the schools (inc. Blue and Cathedral), the Cathedral, the Market Place and the High Street.
No. 49 stands back from the lane and is a handsome impressive house with lots of living space and plenty of bedrooms.
On the ground floor the front door opens ino a porch which then leads to a hall with the staircase, coats cupboard and a cloakroom with a basin and wc.
The sitting room is a splendid,large room, nearly 25 ft. in length with the focal point being a Minster fireplace. Folding doors open into the study which has double french doors to a garden terrace.
Adjacent is the dining room and this links to the kitchen and back to the sitting room.
The kitchen has a good range of fitted units, worksurfacesm a bowl sink unit, a free standing cooker, dishwasher plus space for a breakfast table.
Beyond is the utility room with the gas fired boiler, Belfast sink and space and plumbing for a washing machine. There’s also a back door to the garden.
Upstairs the main suite includes a double bedroom, dressing room area with fitted wardrobes and a shower room. In addition there are 5 other bedrooms and the family bathroom.
A tarmac drive leads into the property from Milton Lane and provides parking space in front of the garage. There are mature gardens of a manageable size and include lawns , flower beds, trees and shrubs. An attractive feature is the paved terrace on the sounny south side of the house approached from the french doors in the study.
About the area
Wells is the smallest city in England (population about 11,000) lying in beautiful countryside between the Somerset Levels and the Mendip Hills – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Wells medieval centre has local markets twice a week, good restaurants, a thriving high street and many important ancient buildings, including the Cathedral and moated Bishops Palace and gardens. There are four major supermarkets on the edge of the city. Wells Leisure Centre has the usual facilities of gym and swimming pool to add to Wells Rugby Club, Tennis club, Bowling club and Golf course.
Throughout the year Wells hosts festivals for Music, Literature, Art and Food, and has twinned links with Burgundy, the Rhineland and Northern Italy. There are many societies and clubs for those who would like to join a diverse social community.
The major towns of the area, Bristol, Bath, Taunton and Yeovil are all within commuting distance. There are excellent state & independent schools in the area which include several good primary schools, Wells Blue School, Strode College, Wells Cathedral School, All Hallows, Downside and Millfield.
Wells is a transport hub for bus services, including daily services to London. Main line trains run from Castle Cary (25 minutes drive) and Bristol International Airport is 35 minutes drive away
From our office continue to the junction and turn right. Continue through the lights, pass the petrol station, turn left at the mini roundabout, pass Waitrose and turn right at the lights. Continue and take the first left into Milton Lane (lower section). Continue to the T junction and go straight across into the upper section of Milton Lane. No. 49 is a short distance along on the left hand side.
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