FLAT 3, 65 HIGH STREET, SHEPTON MALLET, BA4 5AQ
A well presented 2 bedroom first floor apartment in a splendid Grade II listed Georgian property situated conveniently in the centre of the town. The accommodation includes an open plan living room, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. The property also has a parking space within a gated and secure area at the rear.
About the Area
Shepton Mallet is a thriving, historic market town with a wide range of facilities, including interesting local shops, national stores(Tesco, Laura Ashley, Boots, etc.) and the increasingly well known Kilver Court retail, restaurant and garden centre. There are various inns and restaurants and a wide range of social and sporting organisations.
There is fast road access to Bath, Bristol and Yeovil, and London Paddington is just 1 hour 40 minutes away on the mainline service from nearby Castle Cary. Shepton is regarded as the gateway to the Mendips, and there are superb country walks.
Education is catered for within the area with excellent state and independent schools.
Within a short drive are the other historic towns of Wells, Glastonbury and Frome which also have a great deal to offer.
About the Property
65 High Street is a handsome Georgian building located at the top of the High Street. It was converted just over 2 years ago into 8 superb apartments, each with its own allocated parking.
This apartment would make a wonderful home for someone wanting a good central location within a short walk of all amenities. It would also make an excellent investment property for letting.
Flat 3 is accessed through a communal front door via an intercom from the High Street. The apartment is located on the first floor with its own front door.
The front door opens into the light and bright open plan living room. The kitchen area has been well fitted with wall and base cupboards with built in fridge, freezer, gas hob and electric oven. There is also space for a washing machine. The open plan living area incorporates a large storage cupboard and has doors off to the bedrooms and bathroom.
The main bedroom has great natural light that streams through the sash window. A door opens to a fire escape that leads down into the car park at the rear. The second bedroom again, has a large sash window that gives plenty of natural light. The bathroom has a bath with shower over, hand basin and wc.
At the rear of the property is the secure parking space. It is accessed just off the roundabout from Park Road by double electric gates. There is also off road parking close by.
Tenure and Charges
Leasehold with 125 year lease with approximately 121 years remaining.
Ground rent is £184 per annum.
Service Charge for 2019/2020 is £801.25 per annum.
This includes a monthly clean of communal hallway. Fire and security checks. Window clean and gutter clearing. General repairs of the exterior of the building. Buildings insurance. Accountancy and management fees. Health and Safety for communal areas. Reserve fund.
From Wells, take the Wells Road (A371) into Shepton Mallet following into Commercial Road. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit on the A361. Follow to the traffic lights and turn right into the High Street. Number 65 can be found at the top and almost at the end of the High Street on the left hand side.
For viewings, please park either in the High Street or at the Tesco supermarket.
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