This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

3 bedroom detached house for sale

Whidborne Avenue, Torquay

Under Offer £895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spectacular Sea & Coastal Views
  • Over 3,000 sq ft of Space
  • 3 Bedrooms (inc Master Suite with Balcony)
  • Large reception Rooms
  • Gardens with Views
  • Double Garage & Parking
  • Sought After Location

Full description

An impressive and spacious home with spectacular views of Lyme Bay and the East Devon Coast. Far reaching sea & coastal views, over 3,000 sq ft of space,
3 bedrooms (master en suite plus large balcony), large reception rooms, gardens with views, double garage & parking. EPC Band C.

Situation - Whidborne Avenue is one of the most sought after roads in the area due to the stunning coastal views available, as well as the quiet ambience it offers, being located a short distance from Torquay's town centre and harbourside. The boutique shops, restaurants and cafes of Wellswood are close by and access to stunning coastal walks and scenery are within easy reach.
Torquay provides a wonderful quality of life for its residents with excellent shopping, waterside restaurants, a theatre and bars. The deep water marina provides excellent mooring facilities. The area provides many scenic walks along South Devon's coastal footpaths, with local golf courses also nearby. Torbay benefits from a full range of well-respected state and independent schools including the boys and girls Grammar Schools
The picturesque coastal town of Dartmouth is nearby and the Cathedral city of Exeter is now only a short commute thanks to the newly opened South Devon Link Road. There are mainline rail links from Torquay through Newton Abbot to London Paddington.

Description - Set in a large elevated plot this impressive house has spectacular views over Lyme Bay and the East Devon Coast. Recently built in 2005 to the current owners specifications the house is of generous proportions throughout with 3,000 sq ft of space over two levels, and is presented in a traditional style to a high standard. There is a large terrace to rear and balcony to the first floor allowing you to appreciate the views from all areas, the abundant mature gardens slope gently away from the house.

Accommodation - Throughout the accommodation is light, spacious and well presented. Double front doors give way to the entrance/reception hallway which is of exceptional proportions. Wide stairs rise from here to the first floor and a door leads to the cloakroom/WC with built in storage. The sitting room has a dual aspect, feature fireplace with coal effect gas fire, and opens to a large conservatory overlooking and leading to the rear garden, taking in the breath- taking views over Lyme Bay and East Devon coast. The kitchen/dining room can be accessed from the hall or conservatory and is of excellent size. A comprehensive range of units line either side of the room leading to a breakfast bar. A Bosch double oven and gas hob take care of cooking duties. There is space for a family dining table to one end of the room. At the other end of the room is a utility area with a second sink, further storage and integrated washer/dryer. A door leads from here to the study.
To the first floor are three bedrooms off the large galleried landing, a window to the front gives views over the surrounding area to Tor Bay. The master bedroom has an en suite bath and shower room plus a dressing room. Doors open to a balcony capturing the magnificent sea views from the west to the east. Two further double bedrooms share a shower room, each of the bedrooms enjoy the outstanding aspect of Lyme Bay. A separate dressing room could also make an ideal nursery/occasional bedroom four.

Garden & Grounds - A paved driveway gives ample parking and turning space leading to the double garage with two doors and storage cupboards. The garden to the front has a small lawn with flower borders. To each side of the property high wrought iron gates give access to the rear garden which is extensive, laid to lawn and planted with a profusion of mature trees, shrubs and plants extending to the rear boundary. Adjacent to the property is a large terrace, ideal for entertaining or alfresco dining whilst admiring the wonderful views.

Services - Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity. Gas fired central heating

Local Authority - Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR.
Tel : 01803 201201 E-mail:

Viewing Arrangement - Strictly by prior appointment only with Stags on 01803 200160.

Directions - From Stags Torquay office proceed around the harbour onto Victoria Parade and continue along this road as it turns into Beacon Hill and Parkhill Road, at the crossroads turn right onto Meadfoot Sea Road and passing the beach on your right continue up Ilsham road, take the second right onto Ilsham Marine Drive, then after approximately 0.75 of a mile turn right onto Thatcher Avenue and then right again on to Whidborne Avenue. Melody can be found shortly on the right.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 September 2016


Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference 26515338. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Stags, Torquay. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.