3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Torwood Close, Torquay

Sold STC £360,000

Property Description

Key features

  • ELEVATED VIEWS OVER TORWOOD GARDENS
  • SPACIOUS DETACHED BUNGALOW
  • PRIME POSITION TO TORQUAY HARBOURSIDE
  • THREE BEDROOMS (MASTER EN-SUITE)
  • DRIVEWAY PARKING & GARAGE
  • GENEROUS LANDSCAPED GARDENS WITH FEATURE POND
  • QUIET RESIDENTIAL CUL-DE-SAC LOCATION
  • CONSERVATORY
  • GAS CENTRAL HEATING & DOUBLE GLAZING

Full description

Guide Price £360,000-£375,000
A wonderful detached bungalow situated in a prime position with views over Torwood gardens and within close proximity to Torquay Harbourside. This charming single storey residence offers an exceptional, bright and spacious home benefitting from a garage, balcony to the front aspect and larger than average landscaped gardens. Well cared for by it's current owner and neutrally decorated throughout the property offers it's new occupiers the chance to make it their own.

This property occupies a good sized plot with both front, side and rear gardens comprising of a combination of patios and artificial grass for low maintenance. The property has been carefully designed to allow the occupier to enjoy the beautiful views of Torwood Gardens and the surrounding area. The driveway offers off street parking for multiple vehicles as well as a garage with a motorised door, as well as access to the basement providing additional storage facilities.

PLEASE NOTE: Certain parts of this property are steep. If you have any kind of mobility problems please take this into account.
The Accommodation
The property is approached via steps from the driveway or alternatively by side access to the rear door. The porch gives access to the front door leading into the reception hall. The hall is kept light and airy by way of a double glazed window and boasts attractive parquet flooring to most rooms. From here you can access all principal rooms. There are a number of cupboards to the hallway providing an array of storage solutions. The spacious living room benefits from dual aspect windows to the side and front elevation allowing for pleasant views over Torwood Gardens. A feature fireplace provides a focal point to the room fitted with a charming gas fire; this room is the real heart of the home. The living room opens up into the dining room via an archway, again benefiting from dual aspect windows allowing for an array of natural light to fill the room. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of modern style wall and base units with roll edge work surfaces over. LED lighting has been fitted under both the wall and base units providing a contemporary touch to the room. There is space and provisions for a cooker, washing machine, fridge/freezer and a dishwasher. A cupboard here houses the boiler. Two double glazed windows to the rear elevation look out into the conservatory with a double glazed door allowing for direct access to it, flowing through into the wonderful gardens. The conservatory consists of double glazed windows to three sides with sliding doors to the garden.Making your way further into the property the reception hall leads to the three bedrooms and the family bathroom. Bedroom two found to your right is a good-sized double bedroom, positioned to the front elevation of the property it is a bright room and benefits from two double built-in wardrobes. An awning fixed to the exterior of the property provides shade when required. The master bedroom is again a bright and spacious good-sized double room; enjoying dual aspect windows to the front and side elevation this room has a delightful outlook over the peaceful gardens. The master bedroom has been fitted with a built-in wardrobe with a second set of matching doors giving access to the discrete en-suite shower room. The en-suite comprises of a low level WC, wash hand basin and a shower cubicle with shower. Bedroom three is situated to the rear elevation of the property with a double glazed window to the side allowing for similar pleasant views to those of the master bedroom of the gardens. This room would suit either a spacious single bedroom or a superb study/home office. The family bathroom is of great size and has been fitted with a white four-piece suite. It comprises of a corner bath with shower attachment, low level WC, wash hand basin and a shower cubicle with mains shower. The room is well ventilated by two obscure double glazed windows to the rear elevation and an extractor fan.Outside
The property occupies an impressive sized plot with wonderful gardens to three sides offering an array of uses. The driveway to the property can accommodate several vehicles, leading to the garage with an automated door, equipped with power and lighting. A hatch to the side elevation of the property gives access to the basement providing great storage facilities. There is a sun terrace to the front of the property accompanied by colourful raised flowerbeds, palm trees and a gravelled area. The front terrace also boasts a retractable awning providing shade when required. The rear and side gardens are extensive with a wonderful combination of shrubs, trees, a greenhouse, summerhouse and outdoor shed with power and lighting along with a variety of seating areas ensuring you can enjoy the pleasant sunshine throughout the day. The garden is also home to a charming pond with a unique miniature footbridge adhering to the very essence of this fantastic home.

Location
The property occupies a fine position to Torquay's Waterside, just a short stroll from the bustling harbour side along with it's variety of amenities, restaurants, cafes and local attractions. Both Living Coast and The Princess Theatre are within close proximity, as well as Torquay's deep-water marina, perfect for those with a passion for the ocean. The strand is home to an array of bus stops offering flexible transport to many destinations and Torquay Train station is approximately 1 mile away along the seafront.

Torquay is home to an array of picturesque landmarks and local attractions to include Living Coasts, Princess Theatre, Kents Cavern and the Model Village. A variety of beaches are on offer for both sun loungers or water sports enthusiasts with the power boat racing event occurring annually. The new South Devon Highway provides a faster route to the A38 with a journey time of approximately 30 minutes to The Cathedral City of Exeter.


Approach 
The property is approached via the driveway with side access to the rear door or via steps and an obscure PVCu double glazed door with matching side window leading to the;

Porch 
Multi glass panelled door with side window giving access to the;

Reception Hall 
Parquet flooring, dado rails and wall mounted radiator. Access to all principal rooms. Access hatch to the large boarded loft. Airing cupboard and further storage cupboards.

Living Room 
19' 8'' x 12' 0'' (5.99m x 3.65m)
Parquet flooring, coving to ceiling and a feature fireplace with gas fire. Dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side elevation allowing for a delightful outlook to Torwood Gardens.Two wall mounted radiators. Archway leading to;

Dining Room 
11' 0'' x 9' 0'' (3.35m x 2.74m)
Parquet flooring, coving to ceiling, wall mounted radiator and dual aspect double glazed windows to rear and side elevation allowing for a delightful outlook to Torwood Gardens. Serving hatch to kitchen. Wall mounted electric fire.

Kitchen 
11' 9'' x 11' 4'' (3.58m x 3.45m)
Tiled floor and part tiled walls. Range of matching wall and base units with roll edge work surface over. LED lighting to base and under cupboards. Inset one and a half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Two double glazed windows into the conservatory. Space and provision for oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Glass panelled door leading into conservatory. Cupboard housing the boiler.

Conservatory  
11' 7'' x 8' 6'' (3.53m x 2.59m)
A bright room with double glazed windows to three sides. Double glazed sliding door leading into the rear gardens. Carpet flooring.

Bedroom One 
15' 6'' x 10' 4'' (4.72m x 3.15m)
Parquet flooring, coving to ceiling and wall mounted radiator. Dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side elevation. Awning to the front and a built-in wardrobe with further set of matching doors giving access to:

En-Suite Shower Room 
Three-piece suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle. Part tiled walls.

Bedroom Two 
12' 7'' x 11' 0'' (3.83m x 3.35m)
Parquet flooring, coving to ceiling and wall mounted radiator. Double glazed window to front elevation with awning above. Two double built-in wardrobes with feature glass inserts.

Bedroom Three 
9' 3'' x 8' 0'' (2.82m x 2.44m)
Parquet flooring, wall mounted radiator and coving to ceiling. Double glazed window to side elevation overlooking the garden.

Bathroom 
Tiled walls and floor. Four-piece white suite comprising of low level WC, wash hand basin, corner bath and shower cubicle with wall mounted shower. Two obscure double glazed windows to rear elevation and extractor fan. Wall mounted radiator.

Garage 
17' 0'' x 12' 0'' (5.18m x 3.65m)
Automatic electric up and over door.

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Added on Rightmove:
18 July 2017

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.1 mi)
  • Torre (1.5 mi)
  • Paignton (2.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.1 mi)
  • Torre (1.5 mi)
  • Paignton (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

HSOwen, Torbay

66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

01803 367122 Local call rate

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