This elegantly styled period bolt hole offers you a very comfortable stay in the heart of one of the most historic streets in Winchester. Nestled along the Jane Austen Tour route, only a short walk from Winchester Cathedral grounds and gardens, this property in historic Kingsgate Village feels like you have been transported back to another age – whilst being moments away from Winchester’s modern amenities and buzzing gastronomic scene.
You will only be doors away from the best Public House in the city, The Wykeham Arms; which is noted county wide for its hearty pub food, and will welcome you in on your return from the high-street, theatre or the huge array of world class restaurants the city now boasts.
On the ground floor the lounge and separate kitchen offer a cosy period setting combined with all the practicality of a modern property. The lounge in particular makes the ideal area to settle down in after a days shopping in one of the cities numerous independent boutiques. It is furnished with a large sofa in front of the fireplace, perfect for those Winter nights in.
Bakers View boasts a quirky lay out with a real eye for interior design, you will delight in the main bedroom, which overlooks the famous Canon Street. Canon Street itself has been used for numerous television adaptations and feature films due to the way the street has been preserved in its original Victorian style – once you come and stay you too will notice it is straight out of the pages of a Charles Dickens novel! The elegant master bedroom offers you all the comfort of a hotel with the uniqueness of a designer cottage appointed with a luxurious double bed, antique decorative fireplace and elegant lighting it is a cosy place to unwind.
A family bathroom and second vaulted bedroom with a sofa bed completes the picture of a flexible stay, if this sofa bed is not in use it makes a lovely snug in the eaves of this characterful property, in the centre of this vibrant historic city.