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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Newton Road, Torquay, TQ2

Sold STC £320,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Set back from the road behind EXTENSIVE PARKING, this character 1920's DETACHED BUNGALOW affords deceptive living space, tastefully presented and enhanced yet retaining the charm of its era.  A particular feature is the BEAUTIFUL REAR GARDEN complete with fish pond, mature fruit trees and paved seating areas for relaxation or entertaining in clement weather.

The property is conveniently placed for a comprehensive range of facilities and amenities which include The Willows shopping district, Torbay Hospital and a selection of highly regarded schools, whilst easy access can be gained onto the A380 and Torquay's new link road for those who commute to the regional cities of Exeter, Plymouth or beyond.  Equally, following the Newton Road onto Avenue Road and Kings Drive you arrive at Torquay's striking sea front, Torre Abbey Sands and Gardens.

5.5m x 2.7m (18' 1" x 8' 10") - Loosely divided from the dining space by a wide breakfast bar and fitted with a quality range of units in a cherry wood design with chromium handles, base cupboards with drawers and wall mounted cabinets, pan drawers, larder unit plus pull out larder unit. Black flecked working surfaces with matching up stands and one and a half bowl ceramic sink unit with springflow water filter tap. Space and provisions for dishwasher, washing machine, range cooker, free-standing fridge/freezer and tumble dryer. Kickspace heater. A particular feature of the kitchen is the full width PVCu double glazed windows enjoying a beautiful view over the landscaped rear gardens with door giving access to the gardens.

Study Area 
2.7m x 2.0m (8' 10" x 6' 7") - PVCu double glazed windows overlooking the beautiful gardens, radiator, part wainscote panelled and durable oak effect flooring. Television aerial point.

Sitting Room 
5.3m x 4.3m (17' 5" x 14' 1") - PVCu double glazed bay window with stained glass leaded top lights, period hardwood fireplace surround with slate hearth and free-standing Hamlet multi fuel stove. Radiator. Cupboard housing the tripswitch electric fuse board and electric meter. Virgin cable socket and telephone point.

Glazed door to an inner hallway with radiator, exposed floorboards.

Dining Area 
5.3m x 2.7m (17' 5" x 8' 10") - This area has fitted cupboards housing the boiler controls, ample shelving and hanging rail space. PVCu double glazed door giving access to the side elevation and garage. Further PVCu double glazed window. Radiator. Durable oak effect flooring. Television point. Telephone point.

The loft hatch is located in the dining room. The boiler is positioned in the loft, and there is electric light.

Stepped approach to PVCu double glazed entrance porch with leaded stained glass top lights with further obscure glazed inner door opening into the:-

Five bar wooden double gates open to the extensive parking facilities with ample room for numerous vehicles, boat/caravan. A further patch of lawn to the front garden with silver birch tree. Gated access and pathway with power point leads to the rear garden. A courtyard directly outside the kitchen with a further outside power point and water tap. Slight stepped approach leads to the rear garden. Fully enclosed with fenced boundaries, mainly laid to lawn with ornamental pond, mature Victoria plum, Bramley, damson and cherry trees, raspberry canes, selection of roses, two timber garden sheds, aluminium framed greenhouse. Two seating areas, one brick paved and one standard paved terrace. Double outside electric socket at the top of the garden.

Up-and over door to the front with person door to the back, window, power and lighting provided.

SAT NAV: TQ2 7AQ. Entering Torquay on the South Devon Link Road from Newton Abbot, take the left hand lane at the end of the link road toward Torquay. At the next set of traffic lights turn right into Newton Road. Follow Newton Road and shortly after passing Rougemont Avenue the property stands on the right hand side.

Bedroom 1 
4.3m x 3.7m (14' 1" x 12' 2") - Exposed floorboards, PVCu double glazed bay window to the front elevation with leaded light stained glass top lights, window seat providing ample storage beneath. Comprehensive range of fitted wardrobes with additional top cupboards. Radiator, television aerial point, ample power points and within one of the wardrobes is a power point and storage for hairdryer, straighteners, etc.

Bedroom 2 
4.1m x 3.2m (13' 5" x 10' 6") - PVCu double glazed window, fitted double wardrobe with top cupboards, vanity unit with storage cupboards beneath and mosaic tiled top with matching splashback. Television point, radiator.

Bedroom 3 
3.7m x 3.6m (12' 2" x 11' 10") - PVCu double glazed window, radiator, television point. Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room 
Jack 'n' Jill to the inner hall, the en-suite has a white suite of close couple WC, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle with folding glazed doors and Mira Sport shower fitted. Extractor fan and PVCu double glazed window.

White suite of panelled bath with twin hand grips and shower attachment taps, pedestal wash hand basin and close couple WC. Half tiled wall, radiator, obscure PVCu double glazed window, extractor fan.

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22 October 2016


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