6 Bove Town Gardens, Bove Town, Glastonbury, BA6 8FE
About the area
Glastonbury's past and its present are linked with its dominant landmark, the Tor. It’s been a religious centre throughout
history and back into the times of legends. There was a Celtic monastery here by 500 AD which, in the next 1000 years
evolved into one of England's wealthiest and most influential abbeys. The town grew up alongside the Abbey and by the
18th century had received a charter and had become a manufacturing and trading centre. Today it’s a small but thriving
town and a major tourist venue, welcoming thousands of visitors each year.
Medieval Glastonbury - designated a conservation area - clusters around the evocative ruins of the Abbey.
Just 5 miles from Glastonbury is Wells which is the smallest city in England (population 10,000). Its centre is the market
place (local markets twice a week) surrounded by many medieval buildings including the Cathedral and moated Bishops
Immediately to the south (2 miles) of Glastonbury is the more recent town of Street and these centres provide a huge range
of facilities and amenities.
There are excellent state and independent schools and the private sector includes Millfield, Wells Cathedral School,
Downside, All Hallows and the Bruton schools. About 12 miles south east is Castle Cary station with a main rail line to
For more information on this area in general and individual schools visit our website www.roderickthomas.co.uk and
locate this property by price order. Open full details and click on “schools”. This website has more large photos of this
property and an accurate map position.
Bove Town lies just above the High Street in walking distance of schools, shops, the Tor and all the amenities.
The front door opens into the hall on the lower ground floor. To the right is a cloakroom with a baisin and wc. To the left is
a versatile room that can be used as either a bedroom or reception room. A generous room, currently dressed as a double
The staircase rises to the ground floor. To the left you have two bedrooms both located to the front of the house. The bigger
of the two bedrooms is currently being used as the sitting room. The family bathroom is fitted with a baisin, wc and a bath
with a shower over. The kitchen dining room offers spacious accommodation and a good range of fitted kitchen units and
appliances. These include floor and wall cupboards, work surfaces, sink unit, integral dishwasher, fridge and freezer,
housing for washing machine, oven and four-ring gas hob with extractor above plus a cupboard housing the gas central
heating boiler. The kitchen also features a back door which leads you out to the garden.
The staircase leading up to the first floor opens to a landing area which leads into a large bedroom. This room includes a
walk in wardrobe and an en suite shower room, fitted with a shower, baisin and wc. The bedroom has two velux windows
which help make the room light and airy.
The door from the kitchen dining room opens to the beautiful garden which has been lovingly looked after. Boasting
mature boarders and shrubs. The garden also features a retreat perfect for shade on hot sunny days. The property has a
carport for one car and visitors parking.
The house has the benefit of Photovoltaic Solar Panels installed, with a feed-in
tariff system, giving a saving of approximately up to £740.00 p/a on your electricity bills and producing a 1,382 kWh
annual output. a 1,382 kWh annual electricity output. These are Government warranted figures and are index linked.
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