A ground floor flat for the over 60's within a purpose-built block. Set within an easy level walk of the city centre and with Morrisons supermarket practically on the doorstep. The accommodation comprises entrance hall, double aspect sitting room, newly fitted kitchen, double bedroom and a shower room. Gas fired central heating (this is the only retirement complex in Wells to have this). Double glazed windows. Residents parking. The development enjoys a resident manager and facilities include a guest suite (pre bookable) and communal gardens. 24/7 emergency call system.
Outside there are pleasant communal gardens. Other communal facilities include a residents' lounge, laundry room and a guest suite.
We understand that on selling any owner will need to pay 1% of the purchase price for each year the property is owned which goes towards the sinking fund.
Palace Court is a short walk from the centre of Wells via a private alleyway to Southover. Silver Street is a cul de sac with easy access to the Bishops Palace, Recreation Ground, park and footpaths across countryside nearby. 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.
From the offices of holland and odam continue down the High Street and bear left into Broad Street. Take the next turning left into St Johns Street and then bear right into Southover. Take the next left into Silver Street and Palace Court can be found on the left hand side after c.100 yards.