4 bedroom detached house for sale

Parkhurst Road, Torquay, TQ1

£369,950

Property Description

Key features

  • RECEPTION HALL
  • CLOAKROOM
  • SITTING ROOM
  • DINING ROOM
  • KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
  • 4 BEDROOMS
  • BATHROOM
  • GARDENS
  • UTILITY
  • UNDERHOUSE STORAGE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A mature bay fronted DETACHED FAMILY HOME located in this popular tree lined road conveniently located close to the local primary and secondary schools, a short journey from Torquay’s renowned Grammar Schools, with The Willows shopping centre approximately two miles away. The local squash and cricket clubs are also found on nearby Barton Road.


Constructed in the 1930’s the property offers well-proportioned accommodation, typical of its era and has been a much loved home for our clients for over 30 years. Retaining many period features the generous living space is complimented by sizeable gardens and a detached garage.


An early viewing is highly recommended by our firm to fully appreciate this desirable family home.




Entrance Porch 
A gated pathway and steps lead to PVCu double glazed French doors opening to the Entrance Porch with traditional wooden front door with original decorative leaded light panel and matching sidescreens with toplights over leads to the:-

Reception Hall 
'L' shaped with picture rail, double radiator, central heating thermostat and understairs storage cupboard housing the electric meter, consumer unit and gas meter.

Sitting Room 
4.81m x 4.71m into bay (15' 9" x 15' 5") - A spacious, bright room with PVCu double glazed bay window with decorative leaded fanlights over enjoying views over the front garden and approach. Feature stripped wooden fire surround with tiled hearth and fitted coal effect gas burner. Barrelled ceiling with picture rail and double radiator.

Dining Room 
3.91m x 3.87m (12' 10" x 12' 8") - PVCu double glazed French doors with sidescreens opening to the rear garden and patio. Feature oak fire surround with tiled hearth and fitted gas fire. Barrelled ceiling with picture rail, radiator and multi-paned glazed door to the:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
3.79m x 3.04m (12' 5" x 9' 12") - Fitted with a range of units comprising base cupboards and drawers with matching wall cabinets. Roll edged working surfaces with complementary tiled splashbacks and inset one and a half bowl stainless steel Franke sink unit with mixer tap and single drainer. Built-in AEG electric oven and grill, four ring gas hob with filter hood over, provisions for dishwasher and space for under counter fridge. Breakfast Bar, Potterton Kingfisher II gas fired boiler supplying the central heating and domestic hot water with timer controls to side. PVCu double glazed windows to both side and rear, multi-paned glazed door to the Reception Hall and further PVCu double glazed door leading out the rear patio and garden.

Cloakroom 
Contemporary suite of close coupled WC and wash hand basin in vanity unit with cupboard beneath. Coved ceiling, half tiled walls, chrome ladder style heated towel rail and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

From the Reception Hall a varnished staircase with newel posts and spindles rises to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with attractive original coloured glazed picture window to the side.

Bedroom 1 
4.42m into bay x 3.93m (14' 6" x 12' 11") - A bright room with PVCu double glazed bay window with decorative leaded fanlights overlooking the front garden and approach. Picture rail and radiator.

Bedroom 2 
3.91m x 3.87m (12' 10" x 12' 8") - PVCu double glazed window overlooking the attractive well stocked rear garden and giving views over the surrounding area. Picture rail, double radiator and pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom 3 
3.65m at max x 2.96m (12' x 9' 9") - PVCu double glazed window with decorative coloured glazed fanlights to the front, picture rail and radiator.

Bedroom 4 
measuring at max 3.55m x 3.04m (11' 8" x 10' ) - PVCu double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and surrounding area. Radiator and loft access hatch.

Bathroom 
Contemporary white suite of panelled bath with thermostatic shower over and glazed screen, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Built-in airing cupboard with factory lagged hot water cylinder and slat shelving over. Coved ceiling, part tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, chrome heated towel rail, shaver point, extractor fan and two PVCu double glazed windows to the side.

Utility 
6.49m x 1.45m (21' 4" x 4' 9") - Stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and cupboards beneath, provisions for washing machine and space for dryer. Power points, lighting and PVCu double glazed doors to both the front and rear elevations.

Gardens 
The rear garden is laid to paved patio and a wide gravelled pathway with mature well stocked shrub beds to either side. To the rear of the garden is a raised SUN DECK enjoying views over the surrounding area. Outside lighting. To the front a gated pathway leads to a level lawned garden with well stocked mature shrub borders. Further pathway and steps lead down to the rear of the garage.

From the rear garden a gated pathway leads back to the front garden off which is a low level doorway giving access to a STORAGE FACILITY beneath the house with lighting and power point providing an ideal area for garden furniture, tools etc.


Garage 
4.89m x 2.74m (16' 1" x 9') - with up and over door and courtesy door to the rear leading to a stepped approach to the front garden.

Council Tax Band 
'E' (Torbay Council).

Directions: 
SAT NAV: TQ1 4EP. SAT NAV: TQ1 4EP. On leaving our office turn left and head down Manor Road. At the traffic lights turn right onto Westhill Road and follow until you reach the bottom of the hill. At roundabout turn left and head along Teignmouth Road. On reaching the thatched cottages on right hand side turn right into Penny's Hill. Penny's Hill will blend into Cricketfield Road. Parkhurst Road is the second turning on the left. This property will be found on the right hand side of Parkhurst Road.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.3 mi)
  • Torquay (1.1 mi)
  • Paignton (3.1 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

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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Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.3 mi)
  • Torquay (1.1 mi)
  • Paignton (3.1 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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