11 THE CLOISTERS, WELLS, BA5 1SA
A well presented 2 bedroom first floor retirement apartment in a quiet, central location within very close walking distance of the High Street. Offered to the market with no onward chain. Outside are communal gardens and parking (subject to availability).
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.
About the Property
Number 11 is on the first floor with views from the sitting and dining room and both bedrooms across the recreation ground to the Bishops Barn and magnificent Wells Cathedral.
The property has double glazed windows and electric heating.
An intercom at the entrance is connected to the apartment with itself being accessed through a secure communal reception hallway with a welcoming Resident's Lounge and lift leading to the first floor along with a stairway.
The apartment has its own front door that leads into an entrance hallway with a good-size cupboard giving coat hanging and storage space.
The generous sitting/dining room overlooks the gardens and has lovely views across the recreation ground to the Cathedral. An archway from the sitting and dining room leads directly to the kitchen that has been fitted with wall and base cupboards with space for an electric cooker, fridge/freezer and washing machine. Bedroom one has built-in wardrobes. Bedroom two also has a built-in wardrobe. The bathroom has a wash hand basin with a vanity unit, wc and has been fitted with a shower cubicle with an electric shower. A large airing cupboard houses the hot water cylinder and shelving.
The Cloisters is approached from South Street into the landscaped gardens are nicely planted and well maintained, giving a pleasant area for outside sitting. The property benefits from residents and visitors parking (subject to availability). There is also a covered store for the charging and storage of mobility scooters.
The Lease is for 125 years from 1st April 1991
Service Charge and Ground Rent: £1,684 per annum. Payable 6 monthly.
Roderick Thomas, their clients and any joint agents state that these details are for general guidance only and accuracy cannot be guaranteed. They do not constitute any part of any contract. All measurements are approximate and floor plans are to give a general indication only and are not measured accurate drawings. No guarantees are given with regard to planning permission or fitness for purpose. No apparatus, equipment, fixture or fitting has been tested. Items shown in photographs are not necessarily included. Purchasers must satisfy themselves on all matters by inspection or otherwise. VIEWINGS - interested parties are advised to check availability. Ref: 5057.
From our office turn left into St. Johns Street and at the end turn left into South Street. The Cloisters can be found a short way along on the right hand side.