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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Shiphay Lane, Shiphay , Torquay, TQ2


Property Description

Key features

  • Study/Bed 3

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This spacious DETACHED CHALET BUNGALOW provides deceptive and versatile living space perfect for a large or extended family as it benefits from five sensible bedrooms plus a study, equally arranged over the two floors. The large rear garden is an additional advantage, ideal for the growing family or gardening enthusiast with direct access being gained from both the sitting and dining rooms.

The property is well placed for Torquay’s highly regarded Grammar schools and Shiphay and Sherwell Valley Primary Schools whilst Torbay Hospital is also within comfortable walking distance. For those who commute, access onto the A380 is easily gained with links towards the regional cities of Exeter or Plymouth.

Our firm highly recommend an early accompanied viewing to fully appreciate this quality family home.

Fitted with a white suite of panelled bath with electric shower fitted over and glazed screen, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Fully tiled walls, chrome heated ladder towel rail and double glazed rooflight.

SAT NAV: TQ2 7BZ. On entering Torquay from Newton Abbot on the A380 (Torquay Road/Newton Road) you will pass the Hare & Hounds pub/restaurant before reaching the Kingskerswell Roundabout. Turn right onto Hamlin Way (remaining on the A380). At the next roundabout turn left into Marldon Road. Continue straight ahead at the mini roundabout into Shiphay Avenue. At the traffic lights turn left into Shiphay Lane and the property will be found on the left hand side.

To the rear elevation is a WIDE BRICK PAVED TERRACE with steps rising to the main lawned garden with mature Apple Tree and hedged boundaries. There is a selection of trees, shrubs and plants, Aluminium Framed Greenhouse and Pitched Roof Timber Garden Shed. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with attractive Acer and a paved and stepped approach leads to the front door.

To the front elevation is a driveway approach leading to the:-

Tandem Garage 
26' 9" x 8' 2" (8.16m x 2.50m) - with up and over door, power and lighting.

Council Tax Band 
'E' (Torbay Council).

Bedroom 2 
12' 6" at max x 11' 11" (3.80m x 3.64m) - PVCu double glazed window to the front elevation, coved and artexed ceiling, radiator and inset sink with storage cupboards and drawers beneath.

Entrance Porch 
An open arched Entrance Porch with tiled floor leads to the obscure glazed entrance door in Georgian fanlight design opening to the spacious:-

Bedroom 3/Study 
10' 8" x 8' 7" (3.26m x 2.61m) - PVCu double glazed window to the side elevation, understairs storage cupboard, radiator and coved ceiling.

From the Reception Hall a staircase rises to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with radiator, loft access hatch and generous eaves storage which houses the modern GlowWorm gas fired condensing boiler.

Bedroom 4 
16' 8" x 10' 9" (5.07m x 3.28m) - Two PVCu double glazed windows, radiator and fitted wardrobe.

Bedroom 5 
12' 4" x 9' 1" (3.77m x 2.77m) - PVCu double glazed window and two further double glazed rooflights. Artexed ceiling, radiator and deep fitted wardrobe with ample hanging rail and shelving space.

Bedroom 6 
8' 8" x 8' 7" (2.65m x 2.62m) - PVCu double glazed window, access to eaves storage and radiator.

Reception Hall 
with coved ceiling, radiator and fitted storage cupboards housing the factory lagged cylinder with immersion heater. Doors lead to the separate rooms.

Sitting Room 
15' 10" x 11' 11" (4.82m x 3.63m) - Wide PVCu double glazed sliding patio doors opening to the brick paved terrace and generous rear garden. Feature fireplace in Limestone with living flame effect gas fire. Coved and artexed ceiling, wall light points, radiator and television point.

Dining Room 
11' 11" x 11' 0" (3.63m x 3.36m) - Feature electric fireplace in a stone effect, coved and artexed ceiling, radiator and PVCu double glazed French doors with sidescreen windows opening to the brick paved terrace and rear garden.

12' 8" x 8' 6" (3.87m x 2.60m) - Fitted with a range of units in solid wood fronts comprising base cupboards and drawers with matching wall cabinets and open display shelving. Roll edged working surfaces with complementary tiled splashbacks and inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and single drainer. Space and provision for cooker and dishwasher. Service hatch to dining room, coved ceiling and obscure glazed internal window allowing borrowed light to the hallway. Multi obscure glass paned door opens to the:-

Utility Room 
with PVCu double glazed surround and double glazed pitched roof. Space and provisions for automatic washing machine, tumble dryer and free standing fridge/freezer. Door to the rear brick paved terrace and garden.

Shower Room 
White suite of corner shower cubicle, wash hand basin with storage cupboards beneath and WC with concealed cistern. Fully tiled walls, chrome heated ladder towel rail, extractor fan and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

Bedroom 1 
13' 6" x 11' 11" (4.12m x 3.63m) - PVCu double glazed window to the front elevation and two further obscure wooden framed double glazed windows to the side elevation. Two sets of fitted double wardrobes with top cupboards and selection of drawers. Coved and artexed ceiling and radiator.

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Added on Rightmove:
20 June 2016


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