2 WOLSEY CLOSE, CATHEDRAL CITY OF WELLS, BA5 2ET
A neat and comfortable 3 bedroom house in a quiet residential cul-de-sac on the western outskirts of Wells.
The house has good roomy living space with a hall, sitting room, a large open plan kitchen- dining-living room, 3 bedrooms and a bathroom.
No. 2 has double glazing, gas central heating and P.V. panels all combining to high EPC rating demonstrating its economic running costs.
Outside is a parking area for 2 cars and there is an easily managed paved and gravelled garden courtyard. In addition the property has a garage close by.
Wolsey Close is a popular residential area on the western outskirts of Wells away from busy roads and within a level walk to the schools, most amenities and the City centre. No. 2 can be approached through the cul de sac whilst there is vehicular access directly from Jocelyn Drive.
The house has been considerably improved and now has accommodation well designed for contemporary living. The front door opens into a hallway with a staircase and a large store closet and on the right is the sitting room. Another door from the hall opens into a great
room being a large, mainly open plan combined kitchen, dining and living room. The room is partly carpeted, there’s plenty of room for a table and chairs and double French doors open to the south facing sunny garden.
The kitchen area has a pantry cupboard and is well fitted with floor and wall units, work surfaces, tiling, an electric hob, extractor and oven. There’s also plumbing and space for a washing machine and a dishwasher.
Upstairs there are three good bedrooms with two having fitted wardrobes and one also having the airing cupboard. The bathroom has tiling, basin, wc and a bath with a shower.
At the entrance to the house is a large forecourt with parking space for 2 cars. At the back – south facing – of the house is a secure, well fenced and enclosed courtyard garden. This is paved and gravelled for convenience and easy management.
Freehold. Council Tax Band (C). EPC 70 Band (C). Mains services. Gas central heating. Double Glazing. PV panels. Not a conservation area.
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, Downside, All Hallows and Millfield .
Wells is a transport hub for bus services, including daily services to London. Main line trains run from Castle Cary and Bristol International Airport is 35 minutes drive away.
From Wells High Street proceed into Broad Street and into Priory Road. At the roundabout go straight across into Glastonbury Road (A39). Follow along for just under half a mile taking the turning on your right into Jocelyn Drive. Take the 5th turning on your right into Bignal Rand Drive and follow the road and take the first right into Wolsey Close. Number 2 is near the end of the cul-de-sac on the left.
N.B. these are the driving directions into the cul-de-sac. Number 2 has parking for two vehicles with access directly from Jocelyn Drive.
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