DECRIPTION A second floor, two double bedroom, apartment with views towards the centre of Wells set in the popular Homechime House development for the over 55's. On the market for the first time since new, the property would now benefit from modernising and upgrading.
The apartment is accessed from a communal entrance hall with stairs or lift access to the second floor. Upon entering is an entrance hall with two large storage cupboards along with an airing cupboard. The kitchen is open to the living area and comprises a range of wall and base units, freestanding electric cooker, space for a fridge/freezer and ample work surface space. The sitting/dining room has a view over Wells with the Cathedral and Mendip Hills in the background. The property has two double bedrooms, both having built in wardrobes and one currently being used as a dining room/office. The fully tiled bathroom features a bath with shower above, toilet, wash hand basin with storage beneath, wall mounted mirror and heated towel rail.
Homechime House has the advantage of an active communal residents' lounge with organised events and a lending library, a laundry room, full time house manager, fully furnished and equipped guest apartment. There is a lift giving access to all floors.
The apartment also benefits from a 'Tunstall' emergency response system for added piece of mind.
OUTSIDE Ample parking is situated at the front of the building from Priory Road. The attractive communal gardens are well established, well maintained and can be accessed from the residents' lounge. There is also an area to park and charge mobility scooters.
LOCATION The picturesque City of Wells is located in the Mendip district of Somerset. Wells itself offers a range of local amenities and shopping facilities with four supermarkets (including Waitrose), as well as twice weekly markets, cinema, leisure centre, a choice of pubs and restaurants, dentists and doctors and several churches.
For those travelling by train, Castle Cary station (which has direct services to London Paddington) is situated only twelve miles away. Both the City of Bristol and the Georgian City of Bath, a World Heritage Site, are located just 20 miles away and easily accessible
HEATING Electric storage heaters
SERVICES Mains drainage, water and electricity are all connected
LOCAL AUTHORITY Mendip District Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet. BA4 5BT. Tel: 0300 303 8588
COUNCIL TAX Band 'B'
EPC RATING Rating 'C'
VIEWING Strictly by appointment with Cooper and Tanner. Tel: 01749 676524
DIRECTIONS From the Wells office continue along Priory Road towards the roundabout. The property can be found on your right hand side.
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