As soon as the front door opens to reveal the hallway, suffused with natural light, it is clear that this substantial home is full of character and elegance. Henstridge House succeeds in retaining its original period charm and provides excellent accommodation for a modern day family living or extravagant entertaining. The prominent period flourishes and features have been beautifully preserved and sit well alongside any modernisation. The property enjoys well-proportioned accommodation, being well maintained and well-presented throughout.
The accommodation includes a lobby, entrance hall, dining room, drawing room which enjoys an open fire place and conservatory with doors which lead out into the courtyard garden. The kitchen has floor to ceiling units with rear door leading to the rear courtyard garden.
There is a Master bedroom and a second double bedroom with lovely views of Wells Cathedral. There is a family bathroom from the landing.
There are two further double bedrooms with and the rear bedroom enjoying even better views of the Cathedral. There is a second family bathroom from the landing.
Grounds and Gardens
To the rear, there is a beautiful private walled private garden.
Henstridge House, 4 New Street is situated in a desirable area within central location in the historic cathedral city of Wells. 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 fifteen minute drive away. Bristol International Airport is 17 miles away.
There are excellent schools in Wells and the surrounding area. The area is also well known for its variety of sporting and leisure facilities and for walking and cycling, while sailing and fishing can be pursued at Chew Valley Lake. Leisure centres can be found at Wells. 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 water, electricity and drainage. Gas central heating
Mendip District Council Telephone 0300 303 8588.
Energy Performance Certificate
Grade II listed so therefore not applicable.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens 01749 671172
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale.
From the Wells office in Sadler Street, turn right and walk to the end of the road where you are now in New Street. Turn right and walk up New Street. No 4 Henstridge House with be found fifty yards up on the right hand side. Postcode- BA5 2LQ