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Whidborne Avenue, Torquay £650,000

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  • Position
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  • Rear Elevation
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  • Views
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  • Living Room
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  • Living Room
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  • Conservatory
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  • Conservatory
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  • Sun Terrace
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  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
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  • Kitchen
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  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
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  • Dining Room
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  • Study
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  • Front Elevation
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  • Master Bedroom
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  • Master Bedroom
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  • Master Ensuite
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  • Bedroom Two
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  • Bedroom Two Balcony
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  • Views
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  • Family Bathroom
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  • Bedroom Three
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  • Bedroom Four
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  • Rear Gardens
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  • EXCLUSIVE LOCATION
  • STUNNING SEA VIEWS
  • FOUR BEDROOMS
  • DETACHED HOUSE
  • PLEASANT GARDENS
  • DOUBLE GARAGE AND DRIVEWAY
  • MASTER EN-SUITE
  • CONSERVATORY
  • STUDY/HOME OFFICE
  • PLANNING PERMISSION GRANTED FOR ROOF EXTENSION

Situated in one of the most exclusive roads in Torquay with awe inspiring sea views is this stunning four bedroom detached house. The property occupies a generous sized plot with wonderful tranquil gardens, a double garage and off road parking for multiple vehicles. The principal rooms flow seamlessly creating spacious living accommodation with two reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room and a fantastic conservatory carefully positioned to frame the leafy surroundings and sea views. There is also a study, two cloakrooms, a utility room, four bedrooms, a master ensuite and a family bathroom, allowing plenty of space to accommodate an ever growing family.

The Accommodation
A double glazed door leads you into a porch with tiled flooring and plenty of cloaks storage space. A secondary door then leads you into a spacious entrance hall with a window to the front elevation allowing for an abundance of light to flow through. From here you have access to the study, stairs rising to the first floor and a few steps leading down to a split level giving access to the principal rooms. The study is positioned to the front elevation of the property with a double glazed bay window. Leading on from the study is a fantastic walk-in cupboard with lighting providing excellent storage facilities. To the hallway you will also find a conveniently placed cloakroom fitted with a WC and a wash hand basin, with access to an under stairs cupboard.

The living room is an 'L' shaped room with a superb degree of natural light flowing in via a dual aspect with windows to the front and side elevation complemented by a sliding door leading out into the conservatory. The living room is tastefully decorated and a feature fireplace with an inset gas fire provides a delightful focal point. Double doors with glass inserts allow the room to flow seamlessly into the dining room, perfect for entertaining guests or for family meals. The dining room features a stunning floor to ceiling double glazed window framing the picturesque surrounding area with views to the sea. An additional window to the side accompanied by a patio door lead into the conservatory again allowing for plenty of natural light to flow through. The conservatory is fitted with floor to ceiling double glazed windows to the exterior walls and roof creating a peaceful space to relax and make the most of the sea views. French doors open up onto a sun terrace with steps leading down to the rear gardens. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of matching high quality wall and base units with contrasting granite work tops over incorporating a one and a half bowl sink with ingrained drainer. The granite flows and extends wonderfully to create feature up stands as well as a breakfast bar. Integrated appliances include a 'Bosch' eye-level double oven, fridge freezer, dishwasher and a four-ring induction hob with a cooker hood over. There is also a double glazed patio door to the front elevation giving side access to the rear gardens.

Taking the stairs you will reach the first floor landing with access to all four bedrooms, the family bathroom and the loft hatch. There is also a generous sized airing cupboard with the hot water tank and shelving providing excellent storage space. The master bedroom is a large double room enjoying a dual aspect with a window to the side elevation and a sliding door to the front with a Juliet balcony. There is a range of fitted bedroom furniture to include wardrobes, a dressing table and bedside cabinets. The master room boasts luxurious ensuite facilities comprises of a Spa bath with a shower over, a WC and a wash hand basin set within a delightful vanity unit with plenty of cupboards and a vanity mirror above. Sea views can be enjoyed from the rear elevation with an abundance of natural light flowing through. Bedroom two is also a good-size double room, having been extended there is plenty of space for a double and a single bed, and it also benefits from a built-in double wardrobe. A large window to the rear elevation provides a stunning view of the leafy surroundings and the sea. A double glazed Tilt'n'Turn' door leads out onto a pleasant balcony, again making the most of the fine position this property occupies with glorious sea views.

Bedroom three is a double room positioned to the front elevation of the property with dual aspect windows to the front and side. It also benefits from a built-in wardrobe with folding doors and a wash hand basin. Bedroom four is a generous single bedroom or a small double, positioned to the rear elevation it boasts wonderful views towards the sea. It also has a built-in double wardrobe and a wash hand basin set within a vanity unit. The family bathroom is fitted with a four-piece suite comprising of a walk-in shower with 'Mira' unit, a panelled bath, a WC and a wash hand basin set within a fantastic vanity unit offering plenty of storage space. It has fully tiled walls, a vanity mirror and a heated towel rail, with an obscure window to the side elevation.

To the garden level of the property you will find a utility room with space and provisions for a washing machine and a tumble dryer. This room then leads on into a WC also housing the gas fired boiler. It is also worthy to note that planning permission was granted in 2013 for a Grand Designs roof extension.

Outside
A tarmac driveway to the front elevation of the property provides off road parking for multiple vehicles leading to the double garage with an automated door, lighting and power. The wonderful rear gardens can be accessed via the side elevation of the house or from steps leading down from the sun terrace to the conservatory. The garden is split over three tiers, with a covered seating area beneath the ground floor of the property leading to a useful store cupboard and the utility room. A further paved level has a pond and a pergola with a summerhouse creating a wonderful relaxing spot to take in the beautiful surroundings. Steps lead down to a good-size gently sloping lawn leading to a greenhouse and a paved area to the bottom with a shed. The garden is enclosed by a combination of timber fencing, mature hedging and delightful flower beds. Beyond the garden is a wonderful woodland allowing for a fantastic degree of privacy.

Location
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 Living Coasts, 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.



Rooms

Entrance Porch

Tiled floor. Double glazed windows to side and front elevation. UPVc double glazed front door.

Entrance Hall

Fitted carpet. Double glazed window to front elevation. Telephone point. Dado rails. Coving. Stairs to first floor landing.

Cloakroom

Low level WC. Wash hand basin. Vanity mirror. Door to under stair cupboard.

Living Room - 17' 8'' x 17' 3'' (5.38m x 5.25m)

Fitted carpet. Double glazed window to front elevation and Tilt 'n' Turn window to side. Coving. Fireplace with inset gas fire. Sliding door to conservatory. Double doors with glass inserts to dining room. Dual wall lights. Two wall mounted radiators. Television and telephone points.

Dining Room - 14' 6'' x 12' 0'' (4.42m x 3.65m)

Fitted carpet. Double glazed floor to ceiling window to rear elevation. Window and door to conservatory. Wall mounted radiator. Dual wall lights. Coving.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 17' 7'' x 11' 10'' (5.36m x 3.60m)

Cream high gloss fronted wall and base units. Granite work tops and up-stands. Four-ring induction hob and cooker hood. Built-in eye level 'Bosch' double ovens. Integrated fridge freezer and dishwasher. One and a half bowl sink with ingrained drainer. Spotlights. Granite breakfast bar. Telephone and television points. Double glazed window to rear elevation. Double glazed patio door to front. Wall mounted radiator.

Study - 11' 9'' x 8' 10'' (3.58m x 2.69m)

Fitted carpet. Double glazed bay window to front elevation. Television point. Wall mounted radiator. Consumer unit. Door to large storage room. Coving.

Conservatory - 14' 10'' x 9' 1'' (4.52m x 2.77m)

Fitted carpet. Double glazed windows to side and rear elevation. French doors to sun terrace.

First Floor Landing

Hatch to loft. Dado rails. Coving. Smoke alarm. Fitted carpet. Large airing cupboard with shelving.

Bedroom One - 17' 7'' x 12' 1'' (5.36m x 3.68m)

Fitted carpet. Wall mounted radiator. Double glazed window to side elevation with sea peeps. Double glazed sliding door to Juliet balcony. Range of built-in furniture to include fitted wardrobes, dressing table and bedside cabinets. Television and telephone points. Coving.

Master en-suite

Fully tiled walls. Panelled Spa bath with 'Mira' shower over. Low level WC. Wash hand basin set within vanity unit. Vanity mirror. Shaver point. Double glazed Tilt'n'Turn window to rear elevation with sea views. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 14' 6'' x 10' 0'' (4.42m x 3.05m)

Fitted carpet. Wall mounted radiator. Double glazed window to rear elevation with sea views. Tilt'n'Turn double glazed door to balcony. Coving. Television and phone points. Built-in double wardrobe.

Balcony

Enclosed with wrought iron railings. Sea views.

Bedroom Three - 16' 0'' x 7' 8'' (4.87m x 2.34m)

Fitted carpet. Wall mounted radiator. Double glazed windows to front and side elevation. Built-in wardrobe with folding doors. Coving. Pedestal wash hand basin. Vanity mirror. Shaver point.

Bedroom Four - 11' 10'' x 8' 6'' (3.60m x 2.59m)

Fitted carpet. Wall mounted radiator. Double glazed window to rear elevation with sea views. Wash hand basin set within vanity unit. Shaver point. Vanity mirror. Built-in double wardrobe.

Family Bathroom

Fully tiled walls. Shower with 'Mira' shower. Panelled bath. Low level WC. Wash hand basin set within vanity unit. Obscure double glazed window to side elevation. Ladder style heated towel rail. Vanity mirror with light. Shaver point. Extractor fan. Spotlights.

Utility room

Space and provisions for washing machine and tumble dryer. Sink and drainer unit. Door to WC. Window to rear elevation.

WC

Low level WC. Window to side elevation. Gas fired boiler.

Garage - 16' 5'' x 16' 5'' (5.00m x 5.00m)

Window to side elevation. Electric up and over door. Lighting. Power points.


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Whidborne Avenue
Torquay TQ1 2PQ
County: Devon
Sale Type: Under Offer
Ref #: 00000133
Hannah Boe
HS Owen Estate Agents
 
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