A charming end of terrace stone built character property in a sought after village location close to the Cathedral City of Wells, Glastonbury and on the edge of the beautiful Mendip Hills. Many of the original character features are present within the property which offers good spacious accommodation with four bedrooms, a landing and a family shower room on the first floor. From the entrance hall there are generous living areas on the ground floor, with a beautiful stone fire place in the spacious sitting/dining room. A galley style kitchen leads into a light and airy breakfast/garden room with access to the rear garden and a cloakroom too. The property is in need of updating and modernising in part, making a good project and a great family home.
Grounds and Garden
The front and rear gardens are very well crafted, mainly laid to lawn at the rear with some mature shrubs, flower beds and trees with lovely rural and village surrounding views. There is a garage/workshop, a timber garden shed and plenty of parking within the driveway. The whole property and grounds are well positioned within the village and 1 Riverside is a superb opportunity not to be missed.
Wookey Hole is an active village on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills. There are many amenities in the village as well as the famous Wookey Hole Caves and Paper Mill. The Village is surrounded by outstanding countryside where the most scenic walks can be found. Wookey Hole has a good community which enjoys a village club house and a public house which is well rated in the good pub guide. The Cathedral City of Wells is only a short drive away and offer further amenities including regular farmers markets and a thriving high street. 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 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 25-minute drive away. Bristol International Airport is approximately 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 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.
The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion
Mains water, drainage and electricity. Gas fired central heating.
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale, although some may be available to the purchaser if required at valuation
Mendip District Council - 0300 303 8588
Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Killens
Telephone 01749 671172
Satellite Navigation will direct you to 1 Riverside.