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30 bedroom detached house for sale

Forde Park, Newton Abbot

Sold STC £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Former nursing home
  • Prestigious location, overlooking Forde Park
  • Site area 0.59 acres including .25 acres of car park
  • 2 Storey, detached Victorian property plus basement
  • Formally 2 semi detached properties
  • 30 bedroom plus communal areas, gardens and car park
  • Pre planning application recently made for conversion to 8 town houses
  • Within walking distance of Newton Abbot train station
  • Potential for various uses

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The property originally comprised of 2 semi detached Victorian houses which in recent years were combined to form a single detached building. The property has been operated as a nursing home for the last 33 years until a decision was made to close the home in 2017. The property comprises of 30 bedrooms with 13 being en -suite. There are 15 rooms plus the conservatory on the ground floor and 18 rooms on the first floor, the basement has 11 compartmental rooms with reduced ceiling height. There is also spacious communal areas front and rear gardens along with a large car park to the rear which can be accessed from either side of the property. The property is not listed although it is within a conservation area.

Externally there are attractive and well kept gardens to the front and rear measuring .25 acres. The rear boundary wall adjoins a railway embankment and drops steeply to the train tracks, this is obscured by the mature trees and bushes within the garden and is not visible from the main property.

Planning information. We understand a recent pre planning enquiry was made for the conversion of the home to create 8 town houses. In 1997 planning permission was granted to extend the building to the rear to create 12 sheltered accommodation units. There has also been numerous applications planning applications made for more minor alterations to the property.

Information relating to the pre planning enquiry is available upon request.  


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 May 2017

Nearest stations

  • Newton Abbot (0.4 mi)
  • Torre (4.2 mi)
  • Teignmouth (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Complete , Newton Abbot - Sales

79 Queen St, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 2AU

01626 919027 Local call rate

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Complete , Newton Abbot - Sales

79 Queen St, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 2AU

01626 919027 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Newton Abbot (0.4 mi)
  • Torre (4.2 mi)
  • Teignmouth (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Complete , Newton Abbot - Sales

79 Queen St, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 2AU

01626 919027 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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