Well situated for easy access into Wells City Centre and having lovely views over the recreation ground, this two bedroom retirement apartment offers comfortable living and benefits from having an on-site Manager, off road parking, well maintained communal gardens and a Tunstall emergency pull cord system.
The front door opens into the Entrance Hall from a communal corridor and has doors opening to the Sitting Room / Dining Room, Shower Room and both Bedrooms. The Sitting Room / Dining Room is L shaped and is over 20ft in length with a window offering pleasant views of the recreation ground and from here a doorway opens to the Kitchen. The kitchen comprises a range of wall and base units, space for an electric cooker, space for a washing machine and fridge/freezer. Both bedrooms benefit from views to the recreation ground. The bathroom features a large walk-in shower, toilet, wash hand basin with storage.
There are attractive and well maintained communal gardens within the development and to the rear of the building the gardens overlook the Recreation Ground. There is Residents' and visitors' parking and a covered shelter with charging points for mobility scooters (subject to availability).
Wells is the smallest city in England and offers a range of
shopping facilities including a high proportion of independent
shops and boutiques, banks, restaurants, public houses, cinema
and churches. The stunning market square holds a farmer’s
market on Wednesday and Saturday.
The nearby Georgian city of Bath and the regional centre of Bristol
are also within good commuting distance, while Castle Cary
Station with links to London Paddington and Exeter is a 12-mile
drive away. Bristol International Airport is 17 miles away.
There are excellent schools in Wells and the surrounding area
including highly regarded primary schools in Wells, the extremely
sought-after Wells Blue secondary school, Wells Cathedral
School, Downside School, All Hallows Preparatory School and
The area is also well known for its variety of sporting and leisure
facilities and for walking, cycling while sailing and fishing can be
pursued at Chew Valley Lake. Leisure centres can be found at
Wells and Shepton Mallet. Wells, Mendip and Farrington Golf
courses are conveniently located close by and Horse Racing
enthusiasts are catered for at Bath and Wincanton Race Courses.
Mendip District Council: 0300 303 8588
Mains Water, Mains Drainage
Leasehold: 125 years from 1991.
Service Charge: circa £2000, per annum.
Payable each 6 months.
Ground rent: £290 per annum.
(*This is subject to change)
Strictly by appointment with Killens Estate Agents 01749 671172
Travelling down Wells High Street, bear left into Broad Street and then turn left into St John Street. At the end of the road, turn left into Southover and The Cloisters can be found after a short distance on the right hand side.