TREWETHA, PRIEST ROW, WELLS, BA5 2PY
An absolutely delightful period cottage in a great location adjacent to St. Cuthbert's Church in the heart of the beautiful Cathedral City of Wells.
The cottage is Grade ll listed and has been painstakingly restored and improved now providing charming accommodation of an exceptional standard. It includes a porch, sitting and dining room, kitchen, utility room, garden room, 3 bedrooms and bathroom.
Outside is a sunny walled courtyard garden and parking options.
Priest Row is a very pleasant historic residential area within a short walk of the High Street. Trewetha Cottage stands adjacent to the grounds of the Grade l listed 13th century St. Cuthbert's Church which is frequently mistaken for the Cathedral.
The Cottage has been restored and retains original features and character which are now complemented by contemporary benefits including gas central heating and luxuriously fitted kitchen and bathroom. The restoration works included re-roofing, plumbing, wiring, a good deal of rebuilding and total refitting and decoration plus many other works.
The front door opens into the porch and through into the open plan sitting and dining room being light and airy room having a triple aspect. It has engineered oak flooring, wall lights, fitted bookshelves, ceiling beams and a fireplace with a wood burner.
The kitchen has stone flooring, a good range of fitted units, built in cupboards and larder, a central freestanding island, a Belfast sink, tiling, a range cooker, extractor, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
Leading off is the utility room/cloakroom with a sink, wc and space for a washing machine.
From the kitchen a stable door opens into a garden room which has full height windows and french doors into the south west facing walled courtyard garden.
A spiral staircase off the sitting room leads to the first foor where there are three good size bedrooms and a bathroom with a free standing roll top bath and a shower cubicle. There's also a loft with further potential.
There is also the benefit of a substantial loft room which is currently boarded and accessed via loft ladder. There are parking options close by which are available please call for further information.
The walled courtyard is a beautiful outside space neing very private and ideal for relaxation and al fresco dining.
The owner of the propety has advised us that permission to purchase, or license to use, the land next to the front of the property for parking will be considered by the current owners of the land.
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, 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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