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Key features

  • Beautifully and sympathetically restored Grade II Listed four storey merchant’s house
  • Superb location in the heart of Wells, just set back from the Quay
  • Lookout tower with spectacular views over Wells estuary
  • Accommodation over four floors including: Farmhouse style Kitchen Diner with Utility area
  • Sitting Room with modern wood burner, Study area and good-sized cellar
  • Four Double Bedrooms, Shower room, two further Bathrooms and a top floor Snug / Fifth Bedroom
  • Delightful South facing Courtyard Garden with terraced area and Carport providing Off Road Parking
  • Currently used as a second home and prosperous Holiday Let
  • Total Accommodation extends to 2,043 sq. ft

Property description

This unique 16th century four-storey merchant´s house in the heart of Wells-next-the-Sea is reported to be the second oldest house in the town. The lookout tower is the jewel in its crown with spectacular coastal views. It offers four double bedrooms with a potential fifth/snug, and a wealth of living space including a sitting room with a wood burner, a farmhouse style kitchen/diner, a study area and a good-sized cellar. Only a minute´s walk from the harbour with easy access to local amenities, pubs and restaurants, St Michael´s Cottage benefits from off street parking for one car and its own sunny south-facing courtyard garden. It is a magical property perfect as a main residence, a holiday retreat or as an impressive income generator. Early viewing is essential.



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  • Sheringham Station14.9 miles
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Fine & Country, Fakenham

Fakenham, NR21

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