2 bedroom apartment for sale

Babbacombe, Beach Road, Babbacombe, Torquay, TQ1

£189,950

Property Description

Key features

  • RECEPTION HALL
  • SITTING/DINING ROOM
  • KITCHEN/BRERAKFAST ROOM
  • 2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS (1 EN-SUITE)
  • SHOWER ROOM
  • COMMUNAL GARDENS
  • SECURE PARKING
  • OUTSTANDING COASTAL VIEWS

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Standing proudly at the top of the wooded slopes within beautiful gated grounds above Babbacombe Bay, Babbacombe Cliff is one of Torquay's most iconic Grade II Listed developments with its most famous resident being Oscar Wilde. Rossetti is a second floor APARTMENT positioned at the top of the building where the FINE SEA VIEWS into Lyme Bay are maximised.


This character home is enviably set next to the scenic Babbacombe Downs, whilst Babbacombe Bay offers an attractive beach, fishing pier, café and the Cary Arms boutique inn. A perfect opportunity for the discerning buyer seeking a property of great charm which can be left safe and secure.




Rossetti 

Approach 
The secure communal entrance leads into the impressive Communal Reception Hall with staircase rising to the SECOND FLOOR LEVEL. Within the communal area is a striking window, we believe to be hand painted by Edward Burne-Jones and tiling by William Morris. Private panelled entrance door with spy hole opens into the:-

Entrance Vestibule 
Cupboard housing the trip switch consumer unit. Panelled door opening to the :-

Reception Hall 
L-shaped entrance hall with radiator, telephone door entry system, coved ceiling with selection of inset downlighters, smoke detector.

Panelled doors lead to the separate rooms.

Sitting/Dining Room 
20' 4" x 15' 9" (6.20m x 4.80m) - L-shaped design featuring leaded light window from where outstanding views over the neighbouring wooded canopy into Lyme Bay with the stretching coastline towards Dorset. Two further leaded light windows either side of a stone fireplace with inset living flame gas coal fire. Two radiators. Ample power points, wall light points, coved ceiling. Glass paned door connecting to the:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
14' 7" x 8' 11" (4.44m x 2.72m) - Range of units in a beech effect with roll edged working surfaces in a granite design with complimentary tiled splashbacks. One and a half bowl sink unit, integrated appliances of dishwasher, electric oven with four ring gas hob and filter hood over, fridge/freezer and washing machine. Ample power points, television point, extractor fan. Wooden framed double glazed window, radiator. Connecting door to the reception hall.

Master Bedroom 
14' 1" x 12' 2" (4.30m x 3.70m) - Enjoying a dual aspect with leaded light windows providing fine views to Lyme Bay and over the landscaped communal grounds. Two radiators. Fitted double wardrobe. Ample power points, television point.

En-Suite 
White suite of panelled bath with shower attachment taps, WC with concealed cistern, pedestal wash hand basin, heated ladder towel rail, wall mounted mirror with shaver light over, part tiled walls.

Bedroom 2 
13' 5" x 11' 10" (4.10m x 3.60m) - Wooden frame double glazed window, radiator, fitted wardrobes with top cupboards, ample power points.

Shower Room 
White suite of close couple WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle, extractor fan, part tiled walls, heated ladder towel rail. Wall mounted mirror with shaver light point.

Communal Gardens 
Babbacombe Cliff boasts extensive landscaped communal grounds with variety of seating area where the open views can be enjoyed.

Parking 
Secure electronic gated approach with allocated parking space for No.7 and additional visitor spaces.

Length of Lease 
999 years from 2000. Freehold held by Babbacombe Cliff Management Co. Ltd with each owner holding a share.

Maintenance 
£2,500 per annum approximately.

Council Tax Band 
'E' (Torbay Council)

Directions 
SAT NAV: TQ1 3LY. From our office in St Marychurch turn right at the traffic lights onto Babbacombe Road. Turn left into Babbacombe Downs Road and continue to the opposite end of the scenic Babbacombe Downs. On reaching Babbacombe Theatre turn left into Beach Road and you will find the gated entrance to Babbacombe Cliff on your right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 October 2015

Nearest stations

  • Torre (1.6 mi)
  • Torquay (1.8 mi)
  • Paignton (3.8 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 (1.6 mi)
  • Torquay (1.8 mi)
  • Paignton (3.8 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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