St. Thomas Street, Wells, Somerset, BA5


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A very rare opportunity to acquire this 3 bedroom property set a stone's throw from the very heart of Wells, with exceptional living accommodation, parking, garage, elevated garden and Cathedral Views. Stunning. EPC Rating D.

An outstanding opportunity to acquire one of the most enviably located properties with parking, garage, cathedral views and a stones throw from the centre of Wells. In brief the property comprises a large reception room, WC, utility room, boot room and kitchen to the ground floor with two double bedrooms, both with ensuites and a further bedroom to the first floor. Bekynton House comes to the market for the first time in nearly 35 years, testament to what a wonderful home it has been. The reception room, which spans circa 33ft is extraordinary. It has ample room for a good size sitting room and dining area and is a beautiful space to entertain friends and family. The kitchen is well equipped and has the practical advantage of being complimented by a separate utility room and boot room. All the bedrooms are of excellent proportions, with two having ensuite facilities. The third bedroom could therefore work equally well as a home study. There are some lovely features including oak flooring, exposed beams and inset feature fireplaces. It is set in a slightly elevated position and this provides exclusive views to the Cathedral which can be seen from all main rooms in the house. Its proximity to Wells will also be a huge draw to those looking to be in walking distance of the picturesque high street and all it has to offer. The house is in excellent decorative order throughout and is double glazed and benefits from gas central heating. This will prove to be incredibly popular to those looking for an exclusive home in a prominent position. It really is a rare and charming proposition. Viewings highly recommended.

The house is situated just a short walk from the Cathedral, Cathedral School, the bustling High Street and Market Place, featuring a wide range of national and independent retailers together with numerous coffee shops, bistros and public houses. There is a twice weekly produce market in the Market Place together with numerous cultural activities related to Wells Cathedral and the nearby Bishops Palace. There are good communication links to Bath and Bristol and there is also a coach/bus station in the city. There is a small theatre and cinema together with various supermarkets including Waitrose. Wells is also known for its excellent schooling at all levels, both state and private.

The property is accessed via a private driveway leading to off-road parking and garage. The walled gardens lie to the left of the property and occupy an elevated position taking in exceptional views to Wells Cathedral. The outside space is laid, in main, to patio with a plethora of colourful flora and mature shrubs as well as a pergola seating area. For such a central location it is incredibly secluded and perfect for alfresco dining and enjoying in the warmer months. To the rear of the property is a useful storage shed leading to a private courtyard. An extremely appealing garden for those looking for privacy and low-maintenance upkeep.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Wells

74 High Street, Wells, Somerset

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