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



Article 4 in Bath – some thoughts on impact 18mths on

By way of introduction, on the 31st May 2012 BANES issued a notice of intention to implement an Article 4 direction. This meant changing the use of a property from C3 (residential) to C4 (HMO) from the 1st July 2013 required planning permission. A House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) is defined by the Housing Act 2004 as: A house… Read More



Student accommodation list for 2015/16

Updated as of 06/02/15 STUDENT HOUSES 2015/16 Prices are monthly – Per Whole Property / Per Person   5 BEDROOMS MAYFIELD RD – 1800 / 360 BECKHAMPTON RD – 1875 / 375 4 BEDROOMS LANDSEER RD – 1340 / 335 DARTMOUTH AVE – 1400 / 350 MORFORD ST – 1700 / 425 BECKHAMPTON RD –… 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



Property for sale in Widcombe

A profusion of skylights and sash windows across this corner apartment conversion right in the heart of vibrant Widcombe. Superbly convenient for the city centre/railway station just across the footbridge, this gorgeous two bedroom second floor apartment was once part of the village Post Office. Apart from the stellar location the 57sqm apartment has a… Read More