St. Thomas Street, Wells, Somerset, BA5

Guide price

Bedrooms: 2
A charming 18th century cottage, offering attractive and flexible accommodation, with a beautiful and private walled garden and found in one of Well's most sought after locations. Grade ll listed.

On market for first time in 20 years, 65 St Thomas Street is Grade II listed and sits mid-way up this charming older street in the conservation area and within easy walking distance of the Cathedral and the thriving High Street. The cottage is believed to date back to the 18th century and has an attractive Victorian bay, huge charm throughout and original character with a particularly ornate painted timber carving around the lobby area and impressive stone fireplace. The accommodation is bright and welcoming with a generous reception room, including a lobby at the front and offering ample space for sitting and dining. The kitchen breakfast/room sits to the rear with space for a table and a useable work space and ample storage, there is also a covered walkway and a door into the laundry/hobbies room. This area does appear suitable for redevelopment and extension into the garden area subject to the necessary consents. On the first floor, there is a double bedroom to the front and a well fitted bathroom off the landing. A further staircase leads to a another double bedroom on the second floor.

The house is situated just a short walk from 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.

Approached off St. Thomas Street with an attractive raised frontage with a natural stone wall and steps to the front door. The garden at the rear is a charming and delightful asset to the cottage and has the unusual benefit of gated access to North Street ideal for when needing to complete a project in the garden. It is walled and has a range of lawns and beautifully stocked colourful flower beds along with a glorious Magnolia and further specimen trees.

01749 938212

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