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Old King Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1


End of Terrace






2,406-2,574 sq. ft.

(224-239 sq. m.)

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Key features

  • Superb central Bath townhouse
  • Excellent views through to Queen Square and John Street
  • Fully refurbished to an exceptional standard
  • Leasehold (139 years remaining)
  • Council Tax Band G

Property description

Reception hall • Kitchen/dining room • Drawing room • Four double bedrooms • Four bath/shower rooms, (two en suites) • Utility room • Storerooms • Vaults • Courtyard

Barton House is a handsome and historic building, formerly forming part of the department store behind, which has now undergone a full refurbishment to create a fabulous central Bath townhouse. The property boasts a dual aspect, pouring light into the generous proportioned accommodation spanning five floors and retaining numerous period features to include large sash windows, ornate plaster work, and fireplaces. Views from the principal rooms are excellent, one side looking through to Queen Square and the front elevation looking down John Street to the pretty cobbles and Georgian arch in Queen Street.
The house has a versatile layout, allowing for a superb central bolt hole, family house or excellent holiday rental. The welcoming reception hall leads through to the kitchen/dining room. This is a wonderful room, having an oak parquet floor, high quality shaker style kitchen cabinets in dark green with brass cup handles with quartzstone worktops, upstand and mirror splashbacks. The kitchen is fully equipped with Neff integrated appliances to include 2 single ovens, microwave oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and warming drawers. Further features include the high-performance Elica Nikola Tesla aspiration hob, built in wine cooler, and a Perrin & Rowe instant hot water tap in brass.
The first floor provides a superb drawing room, again with the double aspect and fireplace with excellent views and has a door leading into a shower room, allowing for a further en suite bedroom should one wish. The second and third floors provide four further double bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room and a family bathroom.
One the lower ground floor is a large utility room with limestone flooring, storeroom, and potential for a home gym, also having a further shower room. It leads outside to a covered courtyard leading to storage vaults and having the ability to use as a BBQ area.

The location is excellent, being just off the renowned Queen Square in the centre of the city, surrounded by excellent cultural, shopping and leisure facilities. Bath is a World Heritage City, famous for its historical roots, Georgian architecture, and its appealing quality of life. It has highly regarded educational facilities and is served with excellent road and rail access to London and Bristol as well as having Bristol International Airport in under 45 minutes’ drive away. The historic Theatre Royal is nearby and offers a wonderfully varied programme of top-quality entertainment all year round, with many productions coming directly from or to London’s West End. Queen Square hosts the annual Bath Boules Festival and visiting French markets and is a very popular place to sit and enjoy a picnic lunch in the sunshine.

Tenure: Leasehold (139 years remaining). Peppercorn lease.
Services: All mains services are connected.
Planning: The property is subject to a Grade II Listing.
Parking: Residents parking available.



Tenure: Leasehold You buy the right to live in a property for a fixed number of years, but the freeholder owns the land the property's built on.Read more about tenure type in our glossary page.

For details of the leasehold, including the length of lease, annual service charge and ground rent, please contact the agent

Energy Performance CertificatesA document confirming the energy efficiency rating of the property.Read more about epc in our glossary page.

Council TaxA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council tax in our glossary page.

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Old King Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Bath Spa Station0.5 miles
  • Oldfield Park Station0.9 miles
  • Freshford Station3.9 miles
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Carter Jonas, Bath

5-6 Wood Street Bath BA1 2JQ

Carter Jonas LLP is a leading UK property consultancy. It is renowned for the quality of its service and expertise of its people. With a network of 35 offices across England and Wales, it employs more than 550 partners and staff, with 25 equity partners. It helps its clients sell, let, manage and add value to their properties, whether they be residential homes, farms and estates, development land, offices, industrial or retail buildings.

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