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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Higher Lincombe Road, Lincombes, Torquay, TQ1

Sold STC £399,950

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Tenure: Freehold

This  DETACHED HOUSE stands in an enviable location on the wooded hillside of the Lincombes, one of Torbay's most desirable residential areas and enjoys a sea view towards the bay at Meadfoot from the front elevation. The property has been a well loved home for many years and is presented in clean and tidy order, also benefiting from a sunny rear garden as well as ample off road Parking and a double garage.

Torquay's Harbourside and Yacht Marina are located at the base of the hill with deep water mooring facilities, theatre and a host of waterside bars and restaurants. Torquay's railway station is just one stop from the main line at Newton Abbot with direct links to London and most major cities ideal for business travel.  

3.99m x 2.71m (13' 1" x 8' 11") - Fitted with a range of units comprising base cupboards and drawers with matching wall cabinets and display shelving. Roll edged working surfaces with complementary tiled splashbacks and inset one and half bowl sink unit with mixer tap and single drainer. Built-in oven and microwave, four ring gas hob with cooker hood over, provisions for dishwasher and integrated fridge. Tiled floor and two wooden framed double glazed windows overlooking the rear garden. Door to:-

Base unit, larder cupboard, roll edged working surface, provisions for washing machine, space for free standing fridge/freezer and further space for under counter white good. GlowWorm boiler, radiator and tiled floor. Wooden framed double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and PVCu double glazed door with obscure glass opening to the side elevation and rear garden.

From the Reception Hall stairs rise to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with radiator.

Master Bedroom 
5.11m x 3.52m (16' 9" x 11' 7") - Wooden framed double glazed window to the front elevation enjoying sea views to Lyme Bay. Loft access hatch, radiator, television point and range of fitted furniture comprising double wardrobes, dressing table with overhead storage and bedside cabinets. Door to:-

Recently fitted with a contemporary white suite of 'P' shaped bath with water fall mixer tap and electric shower fitted over with glazed screen, wall mounted large sink with waterfall mixer tap and vanity drawer under and close coupled WC. Fully tiled walls, chrome ladder style heated towel rail, tiled floor, extractor fan and wooden framed double glazed window with obscure glass and leaded light detailing.

Bedroom 2 
4.01m x 2.71m (13' 2" x 8' 11") - Two PVCu double glazed windows to the rear elevation and radiator.

Bedroom 3 
3.61m x 3.55m (11' 10" x 11' 8") - Wooden framed double glazed window with leaded light detailing to the front elevation enjoying sea views to Lyme Bay. Radiator and airing cupboard housing the water cylinder with shelving over.

Bedroom 4 
2.72m x 2.52m (8' 11" x 8' 3") - PVCu double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and radiator.

Suite of panelled bath, shower cubicle with mains fed shower, vanity unit with wash hand basin and cupboards beneath and WC with concealed cistern. Part tiled walls, shaver/light point, radiator, extractor fan and PVCu double glazed window with obscure glass.

The front garden is laid to lawn with shrub borders. A pathway leads to a gate opening to the rear garden which is fully enclosed by fenced boundaries, mainly laid to lawn with shrub borders and patio area. The rear garden is southerly facing and enjoys sunshine throughout the day.

Double Garage 
5.80m x 5.37m (19' 0" x 17' 7") - with two up and over doors, power, lighting, loft access hatch leading to useful storage area, wooden framed window and door. Off road parking for four vehicles in front of the garage.

Council Tax Band 
'F' (Torbay Council).

SAT NAV: TQ1 2EY. From Torquay's Harbourside (keeping Hoopers department store on left hand side) turn left at the clock tower into Torwood Street. At the traffic lights turn right into Meadfoot Road and continue up the hill until you reach the cross roads. Turn left into Higher Woodfield Road. Turn second right into Middle Lincombe Road and bear left around the corner into Ridgeway Road, continue up the hill to the end of the road then right onto Higher Lincombe Road and the property stands on the right hand side.

Entrance Porch 
A paved pathway with two steps lead to hardwood double doors with stained glass panels opening into the Entrance Porch with two PVCu double glazed windows with leaded light detailing, coved ceiling, radiator and inner single paned glazed door leading to the:-

Reception Hall 
Coved ceiling, dado rail, radiator and telephone point.

Close coupled WC, wash hand basin, radiator, tiled floor and extractor fan.

Sitting Room 
6.89m x 3.56m (22' 7" x 11' 8") - A bright and spacious room with triple aspect with wooden framed double glazed windows with leaded light detailing and sea views and double glazed patio doors with leaded light detailing opening to the rear garden. Feature fireplace with wooden surround and mantel with polished stone hearth. Coved ceiling with rose, dado rail, wall lights, two radiators and television point.

Dining Room 
3.48m x 3.20m (11' 5" x 10' 6") - Wooden framed double glazed window with leaded light detailing with sea glimpse. Coved ceiling with rose, wall lights, dado rail and radiator. Door to:-

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05 October 2016


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