This former mill worker's cottage has been lovingly restored and retains much character and charm and offers scope to develop further.
On the ground floor there is a dining kitchen with a range of base units with oak work surface over and stairs to first floor. The sitting room is light and airy with a feature fireplace and log burner inset, door to garden (both rooms have flagstone floors). The first floor landing gives access to large fully boarded attic space with a pull down wooden ladder. The master bedroom enjoys stripped original floorboards, a sash window with lovely views, original cast iron fireplace and built-in storage cupboard with hanging rail. The second bedroom has stripped floorboards and a built-in storage cupboard. The bathroom has a suite comprising panelled bath with mixer shower, wash hand basin and W.C.
To the rear of the property there is parking for one car and two stone-built storage sheds opposite the house. Steps lead to a small courtyard with lean-to utility housing wall mounted gas fired combination boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating and plumbing for washing machine.
There is a well tended south facing rear garden with decked area and storage shed, steps lead to a lawned garden with flower beds. Further steps lead to a vegetable garden with a gate giving access to the end of the terrace and to a public footpath across fields.
Wookey Hole is a thriving village within a short drive of Wells with popular pub, village club and, of course, the famous Wookey Hole Caves. The countryside around the village is classed as an area of outstanding natural beauty. Wells is the smallest city in England and offers a vibrant high street with a variety of independent shops and restaurants as well as a twice weekly market and a choice of supermarkets including Waitrose. At the very heart of the city is the medieval Cathedral, Bishop’s Palace and Vicars’ Close (reputed to be the oldest surviving residential street in Europe).
Bristol and Bath lie c. 22 miles to the north and north-east respectively with mainline train stations to London at Castle Cary (c.11 miles) as well as Bristol and Bath. Bristol International Airport is c.15 miles to the north-west.
Of particular note is the variety of well-regarded schools in both the state and private sectors in Wells and the surrounding area.
From Wells city centre follow signs for Wookey Hole via Wookey Hole Road. Follow the road into the village. Take the second turning on the right into School Hill. There is a parking area at the top of the hill and North Bank can be found at the end of the road on the right hand side.