2 bedroom apartment for saleThe Terrace, Torquay, Devon
Guide Price £235,000
- Modern Apartment in Historic Building
- Close to Harbour and Town
- Beautifully Presented
- Private Courtyard Garden
- 2 Double Bedrooms
- Parking Space
- Separate Store
- Letting Potential
Full descriptionAn exceptional two bedroom maisonette positioned within a moment of the harbour, with parking and a private courtyard garden. Beautifully presented modern apartment in historic building, 2 double bedrooms, sitting room, dining area, parking space and a separate store, letting potential.
Situation - Torquay is the 'jewel in the crown' of The English Riviera, offering a wonderful quality of life for its residents. Whether you choose to relax on one of the nine beaches within the bay, some beautiful and secluded, or sail from the international deep water marina situated in the busy harbour where numerous events take place throughout the year, including internationally renowned yacht races and the highly charged power boat championships.
Torquay offers a mild climate and a comprehensive range of shopping, eating and educational facilities. The bay has mainline railway links to London Paddington and the Cathedral city of Exeter is located within 40 minutes drive as is the Maritime Port of Plymouth. Regional airports at both Exeter and Bristol mean the whole country and the continent beyond are within easy reach.
At the turn of the 19th century, Torquay was a simple fishing village, two wealthy local families saw its potential as an idyllic retreat for England's rich and Royal; they too would surely benefit from the restorative qualities of the sea air, from a gentle climate, and the exceptional location.
Sovereign House is perfectly located to enjoy all that Torquay has to offer and is within a few minutes walk of the fantastic restaurants nearby, the harbour, marina and shops.
Description - This thoughtfully designed apartment provides well balanced living space and excellent storage throughout. With an abundance of natural light, this excellent apartment comprises of a cosy sitting room with feature fireplace, large kitchen/dining room, master bedroom, a further double bedroom and a bathroom. A smart courtyard garden at the rear is ideal for entertaining and alfresco dining. This versatile apartment, would make an ideal holiday home or great investment due to its letting potential.
Accommodation - Offered to the market in excellent condition throughout, this terrific maisonette is arranged over the ground and lower ground of a Georgian terrace. Sovereign House is a beautiful grade II listed building that we understand was originally constructed in 1811 to the designs of Jacob Harvey during the earliest part of Sir Lawrence Palk's development of Torquay, and has been described as an elegant terrace which is historically important in the development of Torquay. Beautifully converted recently into 12 luxury apartments behind the Regency facade. These fabulous apartments retain much of the style and glamour from the era, with a modern twist.
This fantastic apartment provides two double bedrooms, a large reception room, a glorious open plan kitchen/dining room and a terraced garden. The apartment is approached by a lift from the immaculate communal areas. The apartment is arranged over two floors and sets the bar for design and flair. All the mod-cons are incorporated into the bespoke kitchen with integrated appliances, as well as quality bathroom suite, and video phone entry system.
Services - Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas.
Local Authority - Torbay District Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR.
Tel: 01803 201 201.
Viewing Arrangement - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 200160.
Directional Note - From the Stags office and by car (NB: there are a number of quicker ways to walk from the harbour and town centre restaurants), proceed along the Strand to the clock tower known as the Mallock Memorial.
Turn left at the island and proceed up Torwood Street, before taking the first left, at the traffic lights, onto The Terrace. After a short rise and on the brow of the road, you will find on Sovereign House on your right, with the parking to the rear.
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