Rivers Street, Bath BA1

Rivers Street, Bath BA1

2 Bedroom | Share of Freehold | 2 Baths

Guide price £650,000
Bath Spa 0.7 miles
Oldfield Park 0.9 miles
Hilton Hotel 0.2 miles

A wonderful, light and spacious two bedroom first floor apartment in an excellent location.

Reception hall • Sitting room • Kitchen/breakfast room• Two double bedrooms • Bathroom • Shower room

This is a fabulous apartment, presented in excellent order throughout with light and spacious accommodation on the first floor of this handsome Grade II listed Georgian building.
It provides wonderful views along Rivers Street and Russell Street, having a double aspect. Throughout the property are numerous period features to include intricate plaster work, fireplaces, and large sash windows with their wooden shutters and wrought iron balconettes.
A large, welcoming reception hall provides access to all the rooms with limestone flooring that leads through to the kitchen/breakfast room at the front of the building. Similarly, at the front of the building is the generous living room, again with high ceilings and large sash windows. Two double bedrooms are at the rear of the building, one
having a built-in shower and W.C. and a balcony. Both have recently installed built in wardrobes and the one having a ceiling storage area.

The apartment is in an excellent location on the corner of Rivers Street and Russel Street, opposite the renowned high end Queensbury Hotel with its award-winning Olive Tree restaurant. Is is at the top of an attractive terrace of Georgian buildings, at the end of the road is the Assembly Rooms, owned by The National Trust, an iconic Georgian
Bath building that hosts numerous events throughout the year as well as having the Bath Fashion Museum and coffee shop.
Located between Lansdown Road, The Circus, and
The Royal Crescent, this is one of the most historic and architecturally appealing areas in the city. A pedestrian walkway leads through further shops, cafes and antiques galleries to the top of Milsom Street, leading to the main shopping area of the city and all that Bath has to offer with a wide array of leisure, cultural and sporting facilities. Bath Spa station, a mile away, offers mainline rail links
to London Paddington from 90 minutes and Bristol (15 minutes) and the South West. Schooling in the area is first class in both the public and private sectors.

Tenure: Leasehold (999 years from 1979)
Service Charges: Approximately £1,000 p/a
Services: All mains services are connected
Council Tax: Band B
Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Carter Jonas

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
First Floor
Parking available
Residents Parking
Additional attributes
Share of Freehold
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