House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A fine surprise awaits behind the façade of this Georgian terrace, as you step up into a bright, spacious, and contemporary room that stylishly combines a living area, dining area and kitchen using honey-coloured hardwood floors, comfy sofas and chair, a large flat-screen TV with DVD and a smart fitted kitchen with all the mod-cons, newly refurbished in August 2012 and further refurbishments in 2013 . This intriguing house is arranged over 5 and a half floors, has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, cinema room and is around the corner from the famous Royal Crescent and Kings Circus.
There are 2 bedrooms and each bedroom has it's own floor. A staircase from the lounge rises to the upper 2 ½ floors, of which the first is a master bedroom, with a white decorative fireplace, 2 large sash windows to the front and a superking size bed with superior quality mattress. Additionally there is a wardrobe and en-suite shower room. On the way to the next room, is a large sunny half-landing with sofa to allow you to soak up the rays whilst dipping into your favourite book. The second bedroom is charming with a pitched ceiling and exposed beams. Light streams in from two velux windows and two sash windows to the front. There is a large double fitted wardrobe, decorative fireplace and twin beds which can be zipped together to make a superking size bed if required.. Here also is a bathroom with panelled bath and shower over.
Back down to the lower ground floor, you will find a cinema room with large flat screen TV, DVD player and lots of DVD`s to curl up to. It is well lit, although there are no windows which is perfect for watching movies.. There is a day bed and super large bean bag. Finally the basement level with vaulted ceilings has a cloakroom and a large utility with terracotta tiled floors, a range of units with wood worktops, a washing machine, freezer, dryer, sink and integrated fridge.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol International Airport 30 km, Nearest railway: Bath Spa 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The West Country region
This property is surrounded by handsome architecture, lovely Museums and handy local shops and pubs. Bath city centre is a short walk, and has wonderful shopping, entertainment and historic sites. Nearby Royal Victoria Park has indoor and outdoor tennis courts, and mini golf and a large childrens' adventure park. You can relax with a picnic whilst watching hot air balloons take off or try the 18 hole Approach golf course with wonderful views. This property is around the corner from one of Bath's best gastro pubs, Chequers, known for its delicious sunday roasts and nearby is Margaret's Buildings, an elegant pedestrianised street with a selection of restaurants, galleries, and boutiques. Also handy is St James's Square with a newsagent, Cavenish cooks for home made take away food, chemist, delicatessen, organic green grocer, internet cafe and florist.
The property comes with a permit allowing you to park 1 car on the street out front or on neighbouring streets. Alternatively the Bath Spa Railway and bus station are a 20 minute walk away.
Bath & the Best of the West!
The attractions of the World Heritage City of Bath, are well-known, but Bath is also a perfect base from which to explore the picturesque West Country of England. Located close to the M4 and M5 motorways, 1.5 hours by train from London and just over half an hour from Bristol International Airport, Bath is surrounded by several designated areas of outstanding natural beauty and many of the region's attractions can be reached within a short journey time from the city.
One firm family favourite is Longleat, owned by the Marquis of Bath and set in 900 acres of landscaped parkland. Longleat Safari Park is home to the famous Lions of Longleat and a full day of fun is guaranteed, as this attraction boasts not just the safari, but a maze, adventure park, Jungle Express and much more.
Heading slightly further west is the cathedral city of Wells with its narrow streets, abundance of historic buildings such as the moated Bishop's Palace and lively twice-weekly market. In the same direction you will find Cheddar Caves and Gorge where the world-renowned Cheddar cheese is made and the caves of Wookey Hole, home of the legendary Witch of Wookey – great for a rainy day underground adventure!
En route from Bath to Wells, you should not miss the mystical Glastonbury Tor, one of the most spiritual sites in the UK. Steeped in history and legend, the climb to the top is well worth the effort for the views across the Somerset Levels.
World famous Glastonbury Festival needs little introduction, however, it's always worth checking out what's on at The Royal Bath & West Showground on the outskirts of Shepton Mallet which hosts anything from antiques fairs to The Royal Bath & West Show.
To the south east of Bath lies Stonehenge, a majestic stone circle that has been the subject of much speculation ranging from how it was built to ceremonial significance. Audio tours are available on entry and it retains its magic whatever the season, but particularly around the summer and winter solstices. Around 25 miles away is Avebury, considered by many to be the most impressive of all remaining pre-historic earthworks in Europe.
For outdoor enthusiasts there is a wealth of walks, cycle rides and boating opportunities with cycle and canoe hire readily available. Bath is an ideal base for sporting aficionados, whether as spectators or participants when attending events such as rugby or football matches, Badminton Horse Trials, Castle Combe Circuit or perhaps taking a trip down to the coast where you will find Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, where the sailing events for the 2012 Olympics were held.
Last but by no means least, neighbouring Bristol with its iconic suspension bridge, floating harbour, SS Great Britain, vibrant street life and home to famous street artist, Banksy, should not be missed.
Whatever your taste, stay with Bath Holiday Rentals and our helpful, knowledgeable staff will assist you in planning your perfect stay in the West Country.
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30 Aug 2014
The house was beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean and was equipped with all you could need, it is literally a two minute walk into Bath and yet is in a very quiet road. Parking is difficult as th… More
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