37 LETHBRIDGE ROAD, WELLS, BA5 2FW
A detached 4 bedroom house in a cul-de-sac location within walking distance of the city centre.
Spacious accommodation includes large sitting room, dining room, kitchen, cloakroom, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Enclosed rear garden and garage.
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, All Hallows, Downside and Millfield.
Wells is a transport hub for bus services, including daily services to London. Main line trains run from Castle Cary and Highbridge, both 25 minutes drive. Bristol International Airport is 35 minutes drive away.
About the property
Lethbridge Road is within a popular residential area on the western side of the city, close to the Leisure Centre and sports club.
Number 37 has spacious accommodation including a hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen and cloakroom. On the first floor are 4 bedrooms, master en suite shower room and family bathroom.
Built in the mid 1970’s, the property has gas central heating, partial secondary glazing and plenty of good natural light throughout.
A porch over the front door leads into the hall with doors off and stairs to the first floor with an under-stair storage cupboard. On the right the large sitting room is over 19’ in length with a gas fire and 2 windows, one of them a large bay that flood the room with light. On the left of the hallway is the kitchen that is fitted with a range of wall and floor cupboards, ‘range-style’ electric oven with a 6-ring gas hob, extractor, stainless steel sink and space for dishwasher and fridge. There is also a wall mounted gas boiler and a door leading out into the rear garden.
The dining room has a large window that overlooks the rear garden.
NB. This room is adjacent to the kitchen and is divided by a stud partition wall that could easily be removed to provide a large kitchen and dining space. Also on the ground floor is a cloakroom with a wc and hand basin.
On the first floor are 4 bedrooms. The master bedroom has an en suite shower room with a shower, hand basin and wc. The family bathroom has a bath, hand basin, wc and an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.
A driveway leads past the house to a detached single garage with an up and over door, pedestrian doorway to the rear garden, a window at the rear and internal lighting a power sockets.
The front garden is laid to lawn and planted with mature shrubs. A gravelled pathway leads around the right hand side of the house to the rear garden.
The rear garden is enclosed by fencing and planted around the boundary with mature shrubs. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a paved seating area at the end of the garden that is in a perfect spot to enjoy alfresco dining in the evening sun.
From Wells at the junction of Strawberry Way and Portway, take the A371 in a westerly direction (signposted towards Cheddar). After around 800 yards take the turning right into Charter Way. Take the first right into Lethbridge Road and follow the road around for around 350 yards where number 37 is on the left hand side.