House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
  • Car advised
  • Nearest beach 30km

In the heart of the smallest city in England, this period Georgian cottage offers an ideal base for sampling the delights of Wells and exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside. The end house in a row, it has been completely renovated to a high standard and unusually for a city property has a lovely, peaceful, mature garden.

Apart from the magnificent cathedral (housing one of the earliest mechanical clocks in existence and Vicars Close-the oldest continuously inhabited medieval street in Europe). Wells is a beautiful market town offering a range of cafes/bars/pubs/restaurants and some lovely shops. Wells itself is within easy reach of Bristol, Bath and the limestone based Mendip Hills-offering attractions such as Bristol Zoo, the haunted Wookey Hole Caves, Clarks Village, The Roman Baths, Cheddar Gorge, the SS Great Britian, Clifton Suspension Bridge, fantastic shopping and so much more!

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Weston-Super-Mare 30 km
Will consider House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bristol 15 km, Nearest railway: Temple Meads (Bristol) 28 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Further details indoors

The property has been completely renovated to a high standard throughout.

There is a large living room with a wooden floor and wood burning stove.

The dining room has a wooden floor and door to garden.

The modern kitchen has oak worktops and a slate floor.

There are two bedrooms, which have been tastefully decorated and furnished.

Further details outdoors

The property has a lovely peaceful garden with a seating area with table and chairs.

There is parking outside the property from 6pm to 8am, it is possible to unload during the day and park very nearby.

The West Country region

Somerset is the largest county in England backing onto the Severn Estuary famous for its apple orchards and:

The Mendip Hills-famous gorges and caves including the Cheddar gorge and caves

Bath-the most beautiful Georgian town in England

Bristol-home of Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Suspension bridge and SS Great Britiain

Somerset Levels-Willow production and bird sanctuaries

Glastonbury- Spiritual centre with Tor and Abbey

Exmoor-beautiful moor of outstanding beauty with magnificent coast line.

Wells

Wells is a bustling, beautiful market town with magnificent cathedral. The square outside the cathedral has often been the set for filming period dramas. The Bishop's Palace adjacent to the cathedral has a moat and arboretum. From the cathedral is a walk through via Beggars porch to the lovely, cobbled Georgian town square where there is a market twice weekly and are some interesting shops, cafes etc. Wells also has a cinema, leisure centre, nightclub, and many pubs and restaurants. The Mendip Hills surround Wells offering lovely walks, views, gorges, caves, etc.