6 WEST STREET, WELLS BA5 2HQ
The house includes a hall, sitting room, an open plan kitchen and dining room, garden room/utility, 3 bedrooms, 2 shower rooms and a large attic room approached by a steep staircase.
Outside there’s a neat front garden, rear courtyards, a garage and parking.
No. 6 has the big advantages of being within walking distance of amenities, is economic to run, has a garage, garden, parking and scope to extend. Inspection by appointment is welcomed.
West Street is a small “no-through” lane just a short walk from the High Street, near the bus station and the Tesco and Waitrose supermarkets. The schools are also within easy walking distance.
No. 6 is a mid terraced townhouse in a quiet position. The house stands well back from the road behind a stone wall and a neatly landscaped paved garden with shrubs. Inside the accommodation has double glazing and gas central heating and is arranged for comfortable modern living.
The front door opens into a hall with the sitting room to the left which has a large bay window, a cast iron fireplace with an inset gas fire and 2 side alcoves with cupboards. An attractive feature is the stained glass window to the hall.
The kitchen and dining room are now a good size open plan room with the dining area having a glass fronted fireplace (with a gas fire), an original china cupboard and French doors to the courtyard garden.
The kitchen area has fitted units with a peninsula unit which all provide plenty of storage. Appliances include a double oven, gas hob and extractor.
Beyond the kitchen is a passageway with the shower room having a basin, wc and tiled shower cubicle. At the far end of the house is a garden room/utility room with a Belfast sink, cupboards housing the boiler, dishwasher and washing machine. There’s also a store cupboard with space for hanging coats.
On the first floor are 3 bedrooms with the main room having fitted wardrobes. The shower room has a basin, wc and shower area.
A steep staircase leads from the landing to a large 2nd floor room with a velux window and considered to be suitable for conversion, subject to all consents.
Freehold. Mains services with gas central heating and double glazing. Not listed. Council Tax Band (C). EPC 66 Band (D)
Outside the back door is a terrace of decking with space for relaxation and also room for a garden table and chairs. There are doors to the garage, a store area alongside the garage and a paved courtyard. On the far side of the garage is a parking area and access to a service lane.
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.
The medieval centre has local markets twice a week and there are many important ancient buildings, including the Cathedral and moated Bishops Palace and garden. In addition the City has good restaurants, a thriving high street and four major supermarkets. 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.
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