A wonderful opportunity to purchase a period property offered in good decorative order and presented to a high standard. This is a fascinating property with an abundance of character and charm and offers an ideal opportunity for those who want an older property with character features.
Entering on the ground floor, the door at the front of the property opens to the Entrance Hall with a stone floor and hanging space for coats. A door opens to the Kitchen / Dining Room, measuring 16ft x 12ft, with wooden floors, exposed beams and a mullion window with window seat. The Kitchen has wooden floor units with a Belfast sink and space for appliances and a stable door opens to the rear of the property. To the first floor, the landing area has a Suffolk latch door opening to the Bathroom with a period style suite, including a clawfoot bath and with a shower over. The Sitting Room has a stone mullion window, wonderful exposed timbers and a fabulous wooden spiral stairway, rising to the second floor. Here, there are two bedrooms, both with Suffolk latch doors, stripped wood floors and mullions windows. The main bedroom has a built in wardrobe and a super view along Coombe Lane and towards Bowlish. The stairs rise again to the Loft Room, measuring around 15ft x 12ft, again with built in cupboard space and exposed timbers.
Approached to the front, via the parking area, with space for three cars. There is a pretty courtyard garden with room for seating and a fabulous solid wood front door opens into the entrance hall. At the rear, the property has a stable door from the kitchen and is approached along a gravel pathway.
This lovely home is located on a quiet lane yet offers easy access to the amenities of the town centre.
The market town of Shepton Mallet provides every day shopping facilities, including a local farmers market on Fridays. It is a thriving historic town and is home to the Kilver Court Outlet Village. Within walking distance is Collett Park which has a large duck pond, play equipment and opportunities for natural play.
Nearby is the Cathedral City of Wells which 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 heritage city of Bath and the regional centre of Bristol are also nearby. Mainline rail services to London Paddington and Exeter can be found at Castle Cary which is 7 miles away. Bristol International Airport is 20 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 Millfield.
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.
Mains gas, mains electricity, mains drainage
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens 01749 671172
Travelling into Shepton Mallet from Wells on the A371, you will pass Bowlish Primary School on the right hand side and then take the next turning on the right into St Peters Road. Turn immediately left into Coombe Lane. Follow the road along for a few hundred yards and number 28 will be found, set back, on the left hand side.
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale.