3 Davis Terrace, Cathedral City of Wells, BA5 2DX
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.
Davis Street is 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.
A period townhouse within a short walk of the High Street of Wells and providing comfortable 3/4 bedroom accommodation, an enclosed garden, garage and parking.
On the ground floor the accommodation includes a porch, hall, a large sitting and dining room, kitchen and breakfast room, utility room and a suite of a bedroom and shower room which is equally suited as home office or other use.
On the first floor are 3 bedrooms and a bathroom and on the second floor is a large bedroom.
There's a small front forecourt, a lawned rear garden, a large garage and a double parking area.
No. 3 is a terraced townhouse which has been considerably improved and also extended and now provides excellent accommodation with a degree of flexibility. The original two reception rooms have been opened to provide a large sitting and dining room and there's also a large very well fitted kitchen and breakfast room. In more detail the front door opens into an inner porch with useful coat hooks and a door into the hallway where there is the staircase and a deep understairs cupboard.
The double sitting and dining room is a large comfortable living area with a stone fireplace and shelved alcove.
The kitchen and breakfast is another large excellent living area with french doors to the garden and a large ceiling sky light.
The kitchen area is extremely well fitted with units against the wall, a central island unit, worktops, twin bowl sink, pretty tiled splashbacks and appliances including an oven, hob and dishwasher. There's also a very useful shelved larder.
Off the kitchen is a utility room with the gas central heating boiler and plenty of room for a washing machine etc.
At the rear of the house is an extension which has a double bedroom with french doors to the garden and an en suite shower room with a hand basin, wc and tiled shower cubicle. This suite is also suited to other uses - perhaps a home office or playroom.
On the first floor the landing has a store cupboard, 3 bedrooms and a bathroom. One bedroom has built in wardrobes and one is currently a study. the bathroom has a hand basin set in a large rustic plank, wc and a bath with a shower screen and shower.
On the second floor is another large bedroom with a range of wardrobes.
At the front of the house is a forecourt and the rear garden is approached by several doors from the house. The garden is mainly lawned and is bounded by side stone walls. At the end is a large garage with light and power.
On the far side of the garage is a parking area for two cars.
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