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4 bedroom terraced house for sale

Thurlow Park, Torquay, TQ1

Sold STC £285,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Tucked away in a peaceful tree lined cul-de-sac, this elegant DOUBLE FRONTED PERIOD RESIDENCE retains great charm from its Victorian origins, fused beautifully with the conveniences of modern day living.  Sympathetic hand made wooden double glazed windows have been installed as well as a ground floor cloakroom and tasteful en-suite facilities in recent years.  The property stands back from the road behind a front garden with flagstone terrace whilst the generous rear garden affords ample space for a growing family and potential to create parking (STPP). 

Although quietly situated, Thurlow Park is conveniently placed within walking distance of Torquay's town centre, selection of local schools and comprehensive bus services.  Waitrose supermarket stands at nearby Plainmoor with the districts of St Marychurch and Babbacombe beyond where a selection of village shops, popular Cary Parks, Churches, banking facilities and scenic Babbacombe Downs with shingle beaches below are just a few of the amenities to be found.

Entrance Vestibule 
A heavy panelled black entrance door opens into the Entrance Vestibule with picture rail, dado rails and obscure glazed inner door opening to the:-

Reception Hall 
Radiator and wide openings to the principal reception rooms.

Close coupled WC, wash hand basin and extractor fan.

Drawing Room 
17' 1" x 10' 10" (5.20m x 3.30m) - An elegant room with virtual full height sliding sash double glazed bay window, lofty ceiling height with cornice work and picture rails. Ornate solid mahogany fireplace with granite hearth, deep skirting boards, two radiators and television point.

Dining Room 
14' 5" x 9' 2" (4.40m x 2.80m) - Wooden framed double glazed virtual full height sliding sash window, cornice work, picture rails, radiator and polished granite fireplace with carved surround and mantel.

Sitting Room 
16' 1" x 9' 11" (4.90m x 3.02m) - Ornate solid mahogany fireplace with tiled hearth and inset solid fuel stove. Picture rails, radiator, teleivison point and cupboard housing the Logic gas condensing boiler and pressurised hot water cylinder. Double glazed sliding sash window to the rear elevation.

Breakfast/Garden Room 
12' 2" x 11' 10" (3.70m x 3.60m) - A dual aspect with two windows and double glazed door opening and looking onto the rear courtyard garden and beyond to the private sizeable gardens. Ceramic tiled floor, detailed wainscote panelling, cornice work, covered radiator and television point. Storage cupboards with shelving and additional top cupboards.

15' 1" x 10' 10" (4.60m x 3.30m) - Beautifully fitted with solid maple fronted units and polished black granite working surfaces with matching upstands and inset one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap and carved drainer. Selection of appliances which include a Beko double oven, single oven and microwave, Blomberg hob with extractor hood over, space for dishwasher and American style fridge freezer (the Miele dishwasher and Whirlpool American style fridge/freezer could be available under separate negotiation). Tiled floor, retractable larder cupboard.

Fitted Gaggenau indoor barbecue and deep fat fryer with extraction hood over. Base cupboards and drawers with matching wall units, space and provisions for washing machine and tumble dryer. Double glazed door giving access to the courtyard garden and beyond to the main gardens.

From the Reception Hall stairs rise to the HALF LANDING with storage cupboard, stairs continue to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with radiator, loft access hatch, large walk-in storage cupboard with shelving and doors to the separate rooms.

Bedroom 1 
15' 9" x 10' 10" (4.80m x 3.30m) - Wooden framed double glazed walk-in sash bay window to the front elevation. Lofty ceiling height, radiator and built-in wardrobe with mirror fronted doors, hanging rail and shelving space.

En-Suite 1 
Suite of bath with shower fitted over and glazed screen, vanity unit and close coupled WC with concealed cistern. Fully tiled walls, illuminated mirror, chrome heated towel rail and extractor fan.

Bedroom 2 
12' 10" x 9' 2" (3.90m x 2.80m) - Wooden framed double glazed sash window to the front elevation. Built-in wardrobes with mirror fronted doors, hanging rail and shelving space. Radiator and door to:-

En-Suite 2 
Suite of large Shower cubicle, vanity unit and close coupled WC with concealed cistern. Heated towel rail, illuminated mirror and wooden framed double glazed sash window to the front elevation.

Bedroom 3 
13' 1" x 7' 3" (4.00m x 2.20m) - Wooden framed double glazed sash window to the rear elevation, radiator and telephone point. A passageway leads to:-

Bedroom 4/Study 
10' 2" x 7' 3" (3.10m x 2.20m) - also accessed from the main landing. Wooden framed double glazed sash window to the rear elevation Door to:-

En-Suite Bathroom 
Suite of shower cubicle, vanity unit and close coupled WC with concealed cistern. Heated towel rail and illuminated mirror.

To the rear of the property is a small courtyard with gateway to a private lane across which are four steps to a large enclosed garden. Potential to create parking (subject to gaining the usual permissions) . The front garden is enclosed with a wall and gateway entrance giving an attractive frontage to this character house and featuring a flagstone terrace.

Council Tax Band 
'D' (Torbay Council).

SAT NAV: TQ1 3EH. Travelling from the Town Hall in Castle Circus take the St Marychurch Road and take the third left just after the mini roundabout. Turn left again into Thurlow Road and Thurlow Park is the first on the left.

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13 September 2016

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