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2 bedroom detached house for sale

Cleveland Road, Torquay, TQ2

Sold STC £240,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A quaint, character detached ‘cottage’ style property is nestled behind a natural stone wall with a gated driveway approach and is set in a quiet and private tucked away location yet convenient for local facilities. 

The majority of the accommodation is situated to the ground floor and makes the property ideal for those requiring a bungalow lifestyle although benefitting from a first floor guests bedroom.  Now requiring some general refurbishment the property presents a wonderful opportunity for those seeking a unique home in which they can stamp their own taste and style.

The picturesque sea front and Torre Abbey Sands are found within a short stroll whilst a host of leisure activities and amenities are also close at hand including shops, restaurants, schools, leisure centre and sports clubs including cricket, rugby, bowls and tennis. Torquay's train station is approximately a mile distance being just one stop from the mainline Newton Abbot with direct links to most major cities

SAT NAV: TQ2 5BE. From Torquay's Sea Front (Torbay Road A379) heading towards Paignton, turn right at the Grand Hotel into Rathmore Road passing Torquay Train Station on your left. Continue along Rathmore Road following the road around to the right and head up to the traffic lights. At the lights bear left onto Avenue Road and at the next set of traffic lights turn right into Mill Lane. Proceed up Mill Lane and you will see Cleveland Road on the left hand side. As you turn into Cleveland Road you will see Bridge Road on your left. Spindleberry Lodge will be found down a driveway found at the junction of these two roads.

Open Entrance Porch 
Double gates open to the driveway and parking area leading to a stone footpath and Open Entrance Porch with coloured glazed coach lamp and traditional panelled door with decorative door furniture and obscure leaded panels opening to the:-

Reception Hall 
Beamed ceiling, double radiator, central heating timer controls and decorative leaded window to the front. Flemish glazed door with matching sidescreens open to the:-

Dining Room 
4.62m x 2.66m (15' 2" x 8' 9") - PVCu double glazed window to the rear and PVCu double glazed door leading out to the courtyard. Wall light points, double radiator, telephone point, low level storage cupboard and open understairs storage area. Archway to:-

Sitting Room 
5.77m x 4.50m at max (18' 11" x 14' 9") - A spacious double aspect room with PVCu double glazed leaded windows overlooking the driveway and approach and further PVCu double glazed Georgian bar window overlooking the rear. Feature Tudor decorative panelling to walls, fire surround with brick inset and hearth fitted with a stove, beamed ceiling, two radiators and decorative panelled door to:-

4.53m x 3.51m at max (14' 10" x 11' 6") - PVCu double glazed window to side, window to rear, tongue and groove panelling to one wall, double radiator, two telephone points and fitted storage cupboard.

2.75m x 2.72m (9' x 8' 11") - Fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units with roll edged working surfaces and inset stainless steel sink unit with single drainer. Space for cooker, provision for washing machine, ladder style heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor and extractor fan. PVCu double glazed window overlooking the garden and further window to side.

Shower Room 
Double shower cubicle with wall mounted chrome thermostatic shower control, close coupled WC and wash hand basin set in vanity unit with cupboards beneath and wall cupboard, mirror and electric light over. Tiling to walls, ladder style heated towel rail, storage cupboard and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

From the Reception Hall two steps leads to an INNER LOBBY with window to side, electric consumer unit, storage cupboard and shelving. BOILER ROOM with window to front and housing the electric meter and wall mounted Baxi gas fired combination boiler supplying the central heating and domestic hot water.

Bedroom 1 
4.83m x 3.88m at max (15' 10" x 12' 9") - Double aspect with PVCu double glazed windows to both front and side, two double radiators, two built-in double wardrobes, dressing table with cupboard and shelving.

From the Sitting Room stairs rise to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with window to the side, storage area and cupboard with hanging rail and shelving space. Part glazed door to:-

Bedroom 2 
measuring at max 4.37m x 3.64m (14' 4" x 11' 11") - Triple aspect room with PVCu double glazed windows to both front and rear and windows to either side. Built-in double wardrobe, vanity unit with wash hand basin and cupboard beneath. Wall light point. Please Note this room has sloping ceiling following the roofline of the property.

To the rear steps lead up to a raised mainly lawned garden with Timber Summerhouse and rotary washing line. Further footpath leads to an area formerly used as a kitchen garden above which is a potting shed and garden store. To the rear of the property is a small secluded stone patio. A stone pathway leads down the side of the property to:-

Driveway Parking 
for 2/3 vehicles. To the rear of the driveway is a block built garden store and former coal store. Outside water tap. Set at the top of the driveway is a:-

Which is ideal for use a s home office.

Low flush WC, wall mounted wash basin and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

Sitting Room. 
Currently arranged as a sitting room/bedroom with window to the side. Corner shower with wall mounted electric shower over.

with fitted cupboards and stainless steel sink unit, storage cupboard with shelving.

Council Tax Band 
'D' (Torbay Council).

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Added on Rightmove:
04 November 2016


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