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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Audley Avenue, Torquay, TQ2

Sold STC £315,000

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Tenure: Freehold

One of the most deceptive properties that we have seen for some considerable time, this SEMI-DETACHED DORMER BUNGALOW enjoys open views towards the sea at Tor Bay from the first floor and a similarly delightful open outlook over adjoining playing fields to the rear. The versatile living space features a four bedroom layout complimented with one of the largest garden plots in the area and extensive parking for a great number of vehicles complete with modern double garage/wokshop and additional timber Swiss style chalet perfect for family enjoyment or home office. 

The property is positioned toward the top of Windmill Hill, aptly named with one of the original historic windmills located in the neighbours garden!  Although tucked away from general hustle and bustle, a host of schools, Torbay Hospital and The willows shopping district are all within easy reach.  Barton Cricket Club, Torbay Squash Club can also be found at the base of the hill. 

An open veranda approach with tiled floor leads to the stained glass leaded light panelled entrance door opening to the:-

Reception Hall 
Durable wood effect flooring leading to the INNER HALL with obscure double glazed window, radiator and glazed double doors opening to the:-

Sitting Room 
4.7m into bay x 3.97m (15' 5" x 13' 0") - PVCu double glazed bay window to the front elevation with glimpses towards the sea and rolling hills in the distance. Exposed stone fireplace with heavy timber mantel and inset living flame effect coal gas stove. Radiator, ample power points and television point.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
6m x 4.85m (19' 8" x 15' 11") - A spacious room fitted with a quality range of fitted units comprising base cupboards and drawers with matching wall cabinets. Roll edged working surfaces in a granite effect with tiled splashbacks and inset one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap and single drainer. Space and provisions for range cooker, recess shelving for microwave and wine racks. Generous store cupboard with ample hanging rail and shelving space. Radiator, head height level obscure glazed window, two further windows overlooking the attractive rear gardens with glazed French doors leading to the:-

4.95m x 2.85m (16' 3" x 9' 4") - PVCu double glazed surround with pitched polycarbonate roof, electric heater, ceramic tiled floor and French doors giving direct access to the rear gardens and terracing.

Rear Lobby 
with obscure PVCu double glazed door leading to the gardens and terracing. UTILITY SPACE with work top, provisions for washing machine and free standing fridge/freezer.

Close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin, half tiled walls and obscure double glazed window.

Bedroom 2 
3.62m x 3.19m (11' 11" x 10' 6") - PVCu double glazed window to the front elevation, radiator, television point and telephone point.

Bedroom 4/Home Office 
2.52m x 2.49m (8' 3" x 8' 2") - Obscure PVCu double glazed window and radiator.

Quality white suite of corner panelled bath, double glazed shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Part tiled walls, radiator, extractor fan and further extractor light.

From the Hallway a turned staircase rises to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with double glazed Velux rooflight, generous store cupboard with hanging rail and shelving space.

Bedroom 1 
5.45m x 3.54m (17' 11" x 11' 7") - A bright and spacious room with PVCu double glazed picture window to the front enjoying and open view across the surrounding area to the sea at Tor Bay. To the rear is a double glazed Velux with open views across the private rear gardens taking in the listed windmill and over windmill playing fields. Character sloping ceilings and three radiators.

SAT NAV: TQ2 7PD. From our office in St Marychurch travel down Manor Road to the traffic lights. Turn right into Westhill Road and continue down the hill to the mini roundabout, turn left then immediately right into Hele Road and continue up the hill to the roundabout, turn left and take the second turning on the left into Audley Avenue and No. 42 will be found on the left hand side.

Bedroom 3 
measuring at max 6.34m x 3.03m (20' 10" x 9' 11") - PVCu double glazed window to the front elevation, two further double Velux rooflights to the side and rear once again enjoying views similar to bedroom one. Character sloping ceilings, radiator and access to eaves storage.

Shower Room 
White suite of tiled shower cubicle, vanity unit and WC with concealed cistern. Heated towel rail and double glazed Velux rooflight to the rear elevation enjoying the beautiful views over windmill to the playing fields.

The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with natural stone walled boundary and a brick paved driveway with gated approach leads to a further driveway leading to the rear elevation. The driveway continues in shingle/gravel to the rear of the plot where there is ample parking provisions including a:-

Large Garage/Workshop 
6.21m x 6.21m (20' 4" x 20' 4") - with up and over door, power, lighting and water provided. Personal door with obscure glazed window and further double glazed window to the side elevation. Behind the garage is further parking facilities with the back fence adjoining the Windmill Hill playing fields.

The main rear garden is laid to lawn with attractive TIMBER CHALET - 4.82m x 4.79m (15' 10" x 15' 9") - with pitched roof and front veranda. Extensive TERRACE is positioned directly outside the property and conservatory with ornate balustrading. Outside water tap.

Council Tax Band 
'D' (Torbay Council).

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08 July 2016


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