2 bedroom apartment for sale

Petitor Road, Torquay, TQ1

Under Offer £320,000

Property Description

Key features

  • RECEPTION HALL
  • DRAWING ROOM
  • DINING ROOM
  • KITCHEN
  • UTILITY
  • 2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS (BOTH EN-SUITE)
  • PRETTY GARDEN & SUN TERRACE
  • PARKING FOR 2 VEHICLES
  • CELLARAGE

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Located in the sought after Petitor Road, Elmhurst is an imposing DETACHED VILLA converted some years ago into PRIVATE APARTMENTS, No.1 being the largest and having all the principle rooms that look southwards over the lovely private and well tended gardens.


This elegant apartment features fine plasterwork cornices, especially in the bright and sunny drawing room that has a full height bay window overlooking the gardens, a separate dining room also enjoys this most pleasant outlook. Besides the generous accommodation, a staircase leads down to two large basement rooms that have good height and central heating connected, ideal for storage or a workshop/hobbies area.


Within a short level walk the village shopping precinct offers a good choice of amenities, tea and coffee shops and a medical centre. For lovely coastal walks the South Devon Coast Path lies just 100 yards from Elmhurst with breath-taking walks overlooking Labrador Bay.




Entrance Level 

Approach 
An impressive entrance with original double width Victorian front door opens into the Communal Reception Hall with patterned quarry tiled flooring. A private glazed door opens to the:-

Reception Hall 
Coved ceiling, radiator and panelled door to the:-

Drawing Room 
24' 11" x 17' 3" (7.60m x 5.25m) - An elegant room with lofty ceiling height, ornamental cornice work and ceiling rose. Feature Adam style fireplace with marble hearth and backplate and fitted living flame effect coal gas fire. Recessed bookcase with storage cabinet beneath, three radiators and deep walk-in double glazed bay window with French door leading out to the Sun Terrace and garden beyond.

Dining Room 
11' 3" x 10' 10" (3.42m x 3.29m) - Wide double glazed sliding patio doors opening to the Sun Terrace and garden beyond.

Kitchen 
10' 5" x 8' 9" (3.17m x 2.66m) - Fitted with a range of units comprising base cupboards and drawers with matching wall cabinets. Working surfaces with complementary tiled splashbacks and inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and single drainer. Recess for cooker with extractor hood over, fitted fridge/freezer and provision for dishwasher. Double glazed window with obscure glass.

Utility 
Provisions for washing machine and tumble dryer, Potterton gas fired boiler for central heating and domestic hot water, deep storage shelves and area for wine storage.

From the Dining Room a door opens to:-

Bedroom 2 
17' 3" x 12' 3" (5.26m x 3.74m) - Coved ceiling, two radiators, fitted wardrobes, chest of drawers and corner PVCu double glazed window overlooking the Sun Terrace and gardens.

En-Suite Bathroom 
Suite of panelled bath with hand held shower attachment taps, wash hand basin with cabinet beneath and WC. Part tiled walls, coved ceiling, radiator and PVCu double glazed window with obscure glass.

Master Bedroom 
19' 7" x 17' (5.97m x 5.17m) - A very elegant room of generous proportions with lofty ceiling height, original cornice work and ceiling rose. Full range of fitted wardrobes to one wall with integrated chest of drawers. Adam style fireplace with marble backplate and hearth, two radiators and two full height double glazed windows overlooking the Sun Terrace and gardens beyond.

En-Suite Shower Room 
Suite of shower cubicle, wash hand basin with cabinet beneath and close coupled WC. Fully tiled walls, heated towel rail and PVCu double glazed window.

Cellarage 
Very generous and arranged in TWO ROOMS with original wine bin storage area with two ventilation shafts providing natural light. A further INNER ROOM ideal as a Workshop.

Garden 
One of the charming features of this apartment is the wide south facing flagstoned SUN TERRACE which extends the full width of the property and overlooks the delightful level garden with mature hedges giving total privacy. The main garden is bordered by rose beds and herbaceous borders with wide selection of colourful plants and a central circular rose bed with yew topiary. Lean to Greenhouse. A flagstone path leads to a compost area with a block built Garden Store.

Parking Area 
for two vehicles in tandem adjoining the property.

Maintenance 
£716.40 per annum approximately. Ground Rent £50 pa.

Council Tax Band 
'D' (Torbay Council)

Directions 
SAT NAV: TQ1 4QF. From our office turn left at the traffic lights onto Fore Street. Progress through the next set of traffic lights onto St Marychurch Road. On reaching the roundabout turn right into Petitor Road and Elmhurst stands at the end of the road on the right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Torre (1.5 mi)
  • Torquay (2.0 mi)
  • Paignton (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Torre (1.5 mi)
  • Torquay (2.0 mi)
  • Paignton (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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