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4 bedroom detached house for sale

35 Oxlea Road, Lincombes, Torquay, TQ1

Offers in Excess of £700,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Villa Maritima is a stylish 4 BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE occupying a private corner plot on the prestigious Lincombes hillside, one of the seven hills of Torquay.  Built in 2003 the property offers spacious accommodation of over 2400 sq ft which is fitted to an exceptionally high standard with large principal rooms approached from either the generous reception hallway or galleried landing and the master bedroom benefitting from both a dressing room and en-suite facilities.  The property also benefits from inset ceiling lights, televisions point in most rooms, PVCu double glazed windows, soffits, bargeboards and external doors.

The house is set in well-tended, mainly lawned gardens with a private paved patio to the rear and offers a detached double garage and additional parking forecourt off which double gates lead to the garden, ideal for those seeking boat storage etc.

The amenities at Wellswood with its 'village' ambience is a short walk from the property and there is a pleasant walk through Lincombe Woods leading to Meadfoot beach. Torquay's Harbourside and Yacht Marina with its deep mooring facilities are easily accessible as are the theatre, shops and a host of bars and restaurants. The Lincombes is served by a local bus service and Torquay's railway station is just one stop from the main line at Newton Abbot with direct links to London and most major cities, ideal for business travel.

SAT NAV: TQ1 2HF. From Torquay's Harbourside (with Hoopers & Debenhams department stores on your left) turn left at Clock tower into Torwood Street and continue for approx one mile. On reaching the brow of the hill turn right into Ilsham Road (just before St Matthias Church) and immediately first right into Higher Erith Road keeping the Kents pub on your left. Turn second left into Lincombe Drive, first right into Ridgeway Road and proceed up the hill around the sharp left hair pin bend. On reaching the brow of the hill pass the first turning left into Oxlea Road (which is a horseshoe) and take the second turning. Villa Maritima is the first property on your left hand side.

2.82m x 2.57m (9' 3" x 8' 5") - White suite of free standing bath with roll top and chrome claw feet, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Fully tiled by Porcelanosa, illuminated mirror, shaver point, ladder style heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor, extractor fan and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

'Villa Maritima' sits on a corner plot with pedestrian access from Oxlea Road through well tended lawned gardens with sunken garden illumination. External power points and tap. Bespoke hardwood gates lead from the lawn to the Garage and driveway. The rear Mediterranean style courtyard is accessed from the Drawing Room and Utility and has access to the rear of the garage and the store room.

Store Room 
3.94m x 2.06m (12' 11" x 6' 9") - Electric lighting and power points.

Double Garage 
4.99m x 4.83m (16' 4" x 15' 10") - with remote operated up and over door. Power, lighting, tap and courtesy door to the rear. To the front of the garage is a double width driveway providing additional parking.

Council Tax Band 
'G' (Torbay Council).

En-Suite 1 
A luxury room fitted by Vanity Fair with walk-in shower, wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with cupboards beneath and heated mirror over and WC with concealed cistern. Fully tiled walls, coved ceiling, ladder style heated towel rail, heated ceramic tiled floor, extractor fan and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

Bedroom 2 
4.21m x 3.58m (13' 10" x 11' 9") - Double aspect with PVCu double glazed windows to the front and side with sea glimpses, coved ceiling, double radiator and range of built-in wardrobes.

En-Suite 2 
3.20m x 1.98m (10' 6" x 6' 6") - Also accessed from Bedroom Three. Suite of Panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Fully tiled walls, illuminated wall mirror, ladder style heated towel rail and ceramic tiled floor.

Bedroom 3 
4.20m x 3.57m (13' 9" x 11' 9") - Double aspect room with PVCu double glazed windows to the side and rear. Coved ceiling, radiator and built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom 4 
3.52m x 3.07m (11' 7" x 10' 1") - Two PVCu double glazed windows to the front with sea glimpses, coved ceiling, double radiator and range of built-in wardrobes.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
9.33m x 4.48m (30' 7" x 14' 8") - Triple aspect with PVCu double glazed windows to the front, side and rear. Fitted with wood fronted units and roll edged working surfaces with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit. Peninsular island with polished granite working surface and integrated Miele microwave, electric oven and gas hob with stainless steel and glass cooker hood over. Integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and drinks fridge. Cornice lighting, ceramic tiled floor, three double radiators and Breakfast Bar.

Utility Room 
4.05m x 2.52m (13' 3" x 8' 3") - Fitted with a range of units and granite effect working surface with inset stainless steel sink unit. Provision for washing machine and space for dryer. Ceramic tiled floor, wall mounted gas fired boiler, coved ceiling, extractor fan, PVCu double glazed window and PVCu double glazed door to the rear courtyard.

First Floor 
From the Reception Hall stairs with mahogany barley twist spindles and newel posts rises to the Galleried First Floor Landing. Coved ceiling radiator, loft access hatch with retractable ladder and linen cupboard with shelving.

Master Bedroom 
9.34m x 4.53m (30' 8" x 14' 10") - An elegant and spacious triple aspect room with PVCu double glazed windows to the front, side and rear. Coved ceiling, two radiators and comprehensive range of bedroom furniture.

Dressing Room 
2.40m x 1.98m to front of wardrobes (7' 10" x 6' 6") - PVCu double glazed window to the rear, coved ceiling, radiator and range of built-in wardrobes.

A gate with brick pavioured pathway leads to a Portico Entrance Porch. Front door with obscure PVCu double glazed sidescreens opens to the:-

Reception Hall 
7.61m at max x 4.02m (24' 12" x 13' 2") - French oak flooring, ornate coved ceiling, two radiators and understairs storage cupboard.

2.69m x 1.98m (8' 10" x 6' 6") - Close coupled WC and wash hand basin set in vanity unit with cupboard beneath. Half tiled walls, coved ceiling, radiator, ceramic tiled floor and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

2.65m x 2.03m (8' 8" x 6' 8") - PVCu double glazed window, coved ceiling, ceramic tiled floor, double radiator and bespoke furniture.

From the Reception Hall glazed double doors open to the elegant and spacious:-

Drawing Room 
9.32m x 4.49m at max (30' 7" x 14' 9") - A triple aspect room with PVCu double glazed windows to both front and side and PVCu double glazed French doors to rear courtyard. Minster stone fireplace with fitted coal effect living flame gas fire, ornate coved ceiling, two double radiators and wall light points.

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