AquEye and the best views of Bath

Plans were announced last week for a proposed £5 million observation tower project called AquEye in Bath and have already stirred up a storm of comments in Twitter and on local letters pages. Located on the sluice gate island next to Pulteney Weir, 25 visitors per trip would be swung up from the Parade Gardens… Read More



Exploring the local history of Bath from inside the property industry

I make no secret of my passion for local history and thoroughly enjoy poking around the library or searching the web to see what I can learn. I’m also an avid collector of old photographs, postcards and maps of Bath, which always brings complaints from the kids when I drag them yet again to a… Read More



A quick tip on filtering properties on Rightmove

Yesterday I had a call from a chap who told me he was looking in North West Bath for a 3 bed detached home under 400k with parking and gardens. Apparently he’d been searching for some time and not having much luck.  He was not on our mailing list and had called on the off… Read More



A quite delightful Weston family home

Cedric Road, Weston, Bath BA1 3PB First viewings available on Easter Saturday – a substantially extended three storey four/five bedroom semi detached family home, presented in superb order throughout and benefiting from plenty of parking, gorgeous easterly city views and a generous rear garden. Ideally located in this quiet road to the east of Combe… Read More



Weston High St – commercial unit with bags of potential

663sqft B2 commercial unit previously used as a dairy, with hardstanding to front. Ideal Weston High St location, 29ft10 x 15ft11 main room (with 12ft6 ceiling and full height folding access doors to front), office, reception and washroom/W.C. Available for viewings from 14th Sept onwards. Title register details – Leasehold from 21st Dec 1805, with… Read More



Article 4 direction – a new era for Bath

On the 12th June 2013 the Cabinet of Bath and North East Somerset Council made the decision to confirm the Article 4 Direction on HMOs from 1st July 2013 and adopt the Supplementary Planning Document ( click here to see the HMO supplementary planning document ). A House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) is defined by the… Read More



Newbridge Gardens – family home needing TLC

An early 1930’s semi detached home, situated in a cul-de-sac location off Newbridge Road. Although needing some love and attention, this house offers purchasers the opportunity to  create a lovely, spacious family home. The 1147 sq ft of accommodation is laid out as follows; Entrance hallway, living room, conservatory and open kitchen/dining room on the… Read More



Bath student accommodation list 2013/14

Please find below our current student accommodation list for 2013/14. We will be releasing more houses shortly but, in the meantime, all details for the following homes can now be found on our website at www.madisonoakley.co.uk/propertytolet – most student houses displayed have floorplans and internal photos to help you shortlist. Please allow at least 24hrs notice… Read More



Newbridge Hill, Bath

A fantastic two double bedroom apartment, set behind a characterful and imposing Victorian facade. Situated on Newbridge Hill, a popular area amongst families and professionals and just a short walk to both Chelsea Rd & the Royal United Hospital. Over the years this apartment has been improved and well cared for to now accommodate; Two… Read More



Park Road, Newbridge, Bath

Over 135sqm of perfectly presented Victorian charm and character, right in the heart of Newbridge and within the catchment for the local primary school. Superbly positioned for Chelsea Rd amenities yet tucked away off the main routes. Three storeys of accommodation, flooded with light from the south facing front aspect and enjoying beautiful views across… Read More