Return to Previous Page

Thatcher Avenue, Torquay Guide Price £3,000,000

Sold STC
  • Photo 7
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 21
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 22
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 20
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 18
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 14
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 23
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 24
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 25
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 26
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 19
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 28
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 27
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 32
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 29
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 31
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 30
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 33
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 17
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 35
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 36
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 37
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 34
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 38
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 39
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 40
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 41
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 42
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 43
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 4
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 3
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 8
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 9
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 44
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 10
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 15
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 16
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 13
    Thatcher Avenue
  • Photo 2
    Thatcher Avenue

Please enter your starting address in the form input below.
Please refresh the page if trying an alernate address.


Guide price £3,000,000 - £3,500,000

One of Torquay’s finest and most visually striking homes extending to approximately 6000 square feet of luxury living with millions spent on constructing this outstanding super-home. Luxuries include multiple sun terraces/balconies, a lift servicing three floors, feature double height rooms, bar/party room and outstanding sea views toward Thatcher Rock.

The property is arguably the most prestigious in the vicinity and certainly one of the most attractive looking with its stunning Oak beams giving it a timeless look. It occupies a fantastic elevated plot with southerly facing rooms designed to make the most of the beautiful sea views on offer and focussing particularly on Torquay’s famous Thatcher Rock. It is only moments away from Hopes Nose and a short walk from Meadfoot Beach.

The house is less than a decade old and no expense was spared in ensuring that the property is finished to the highest standard from top to bottom. It has under floor heating throughout as well as CAT 6 cabling and a hard wired speaker system servicing the reception rooms. The garden level features stunning open plan garden/games rooms that swing around into the bar which offers an amazing space to host guests or likewise sit and unwind with easy access to the garden.

At around 6000 square feet the house is unquestionable substantial and the living space includes a fully fitted kitchen which connects to the outstanding open plan lounge & dining room with its feature double height ceiling and windows offering impressive amounts of light in as well as facing across the Bay and allowing you to take in the impressive views. There are five bedrooms all of which have a bathroom to service them as well as an additional shower room on the garden level and a cloakroom on the ground floor. There is also a charming mezzanine office space overlooking the lounge which is tucked away off a bedroom on the first floor.

Externally the sun trap garden benefits from a number of seating areas and is mainly occupied by a large terrace and well tended lawns. The front of the property offers an electric gated driveway with ample parking and access to the double garage which has an electric car charging point fitted. The property also has owned solar panels fitted.

There is much to admire here at this property and too many features to mention in our short description. For anybody seeking an important and exceptional waterfront home this is a wonderful and rare opportunity not to be missed.

The property is situated in the highly exclusive Hopes Nose area of Ilsham on an elevated position above Meadfoot beach allowing for a short stroll to enjoy the delights of Ilsham and the surroundings. There are various coastal paths which in turn lead you to Hopes Nose point and Ansteys Cove. Local amenities can be found on Ilsham road to include the Co-op, cafes, restaurants, post office and much more. Local bus services run nearby providing flexible transport to many different destinations and Torquay Train Station just along the seafront. Kents Cavern is a popular local attraction and is also located nearby. 

Torquay is home to an array of picturesque landmarks and local attractions to include Princess Theatre, Kents Cavern and the Model Village. A variety of beaches are on offer for both sun loungers or water sport enthusiasts with the power boat racing event occurring annually. The new South Devon Highway provides a faster route to the A38 with a journey time of approximately 30minutes to The Cathedral City of Exeter. 


Entrance gallery

Composite front door with double height windows to front. Tiled flooring. Stairs up to first floor. Oak beams. Under floor heating. Access to lift.


Low level WC. Wash hand basin with vanity unit. Tiling. Underfloor heating.

Living Room/ Dining room - 35' 0'' x 20' 1'' (10.67m x 6.12m)

Tiled flooring. Feature gas fire with flue separating the two rooms. Exposed Oak beams. Rear elevation double height windows. Rear elevation double glazed bi-fold doors to Juliet balcony. Side elevation double glazed door to balcony. Underfloor heating. Stairs down. Fitted speakers.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 17' 10'' x 23' 0'' (5.43m x 7.02m)

Fully fitted kitchen with matching wall and base units. Granite work surfaces. Island unit with granite work surfaces. Fitted dishwasher. Fitted wine fridge. One and a half bowl sink with ingrained drainer. Instant hot tap. Two ovens. Steam oven. Fitted microwave. Fitted coffee machine. Warming tray. Five ring induction hob. Cooker hood. Under floor heating.

Utility room - 4' 9'' x 12' 4'' (1.44m x 3.77m)

Wall and base units. Granite work surfaces. Fitted fridge and freezer. Sink. Plumbing for washing machine. Under stair cupboard. Under floor heating.

Integral Garage - 21' 4'' x 18' 8'' (6.5m x 5.7m)

Electric roller door. Power and light. Tap. Electric car charger point.

First Floor Landing

Stairs down to ground floor.

Bedroom Three - 17' 9'' x 17' 5'' (5.42m x 5.31m)

Rear elevation double glazed window. Fitted wardrobes. Under floor heating.


Panelled bath. Side elevation double glazed skylight. Bidet. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with mirrored cabinet. Tiling. Heated towel rail. Double walk in shower cubicle. Door to neighbouring en-suite. Under floor heating.

Mezzanine Office - 5' 4'' x 13' 5'' (1.63m x 4.1m)

Wood and glass balustrade. Large eaves storage. Accessed via bedroom three.

Bedroom Four - 16' 8'' x 17' 5'' (5.08m x 5.31m)

Front and side elevation double glazed windows. Eaves storage. Fitted wardrobes. Under floor heating.


Large walk in shower. Tiling. Heated towel rail. Low level WC. Wash hand basin. Shaver point. Extractor fan. Under floor heating. Under floor heating.

Lower ground hall

Stairs up and down. Tiled flooring. Under floor heating. Lift access. Double storage cupboard.

Bedroom One - 16' 6'' x 14' 1'' (5.02m x 4.29m)

Side elevation double glazed window. Rear elevation double glazed bi-fold doors opening onto sun terrace. Fitted wardrobes.


Free standing bath. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with vanity unit. Heated towel rail. Double shower cubicle. Extractor fan. Bidet. Under floor heating.

Bedroom Five - 12' 7'' x 13' 5'' (3.83m x 4.08m)

Side elevation double glazed window. Fitted wardrobes. Under floor heating.

Bedroom Two - 19' 11'' x 15' 6'' (6.07m x 4.73m)

Side elevation double glazed door to sun terrace. Rear elevation double glazed bi-fold doors to Juliet balcony. Side elevation double glazed window. Under floor heating.


Double walk in shower. Low level WC. Bidet. Tiling. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail. Wash hand basin with vanity unit. Under floor heating.

Garden level hall

Stairs up. Tiling. Storage cupboard housing network system (Cat 6).

Games/ Reception Room - 38' 9'' x 19' 10'' (11.82m x 6.04m)

Lift access. Side elevation double glazed window. Tiled floor. Two sets of rear elevation double glazed french doors. Rear elevation double glazed bi-fold doors. Fitted speakers. Side elevation double glazed door. Under floor heating. Opening to bar/reception room.

Bar/ Reception room - 23' 3'' x 24' 4'' (7.08m x 7.41m)

Fitted Oak bar with granite work surfaces over. Tiled floor. Under floor heating. Rear elevation double glazed bi-fold doors. Fitted speakers.

Boiler/Plant Room - 18' 3'' x 8' 2'' (5.57m x 2.5m)

Boiler system. Under floor heating system.


Floorplans (Click to Enlarge)

Nearby Places

Name Location Type Distance
Thatcher Avenue
Torquay TQ1 2PD
County: Devon
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: 00001501
Samuel Owen
HS Owen Estate Agents - Paignton
  01803 364029