2 bedroom apartment for sale

Ilsham Marine Drive, Torquay

Sold STC £265,000

Property Description

Key features

  • TWO BEDROOM WATERSIDE APARTMENT
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN
  • UNDERFLOOR HEATING
  • DOUBLE GLAZING
  • AWE-INSPIRING SEA & COASTAL VIEWS
  • HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION IN TORQUAY
  • LIFT & STAIR ACCESS
  • UNDERCOVER PARKING SPACE
  • MODERN FITTED KITCHEN
  • ENCLOSED BALCONY WITH STUNNING VIEWS OF TOR BAY & MEADFOOT BEACH

Full description

This exquisite two-bedroom apartment is superbly positioned in an extremely sought after location in Torquay, close to Meadfoot Beach and the facilities of Wellswood 'Village'. Offering wonderfully proportioned and flexible accommodation, the living room and master bedroom both opening out onto an enclosed balcony, have spectacular far-reaching views over Tor Bay and its beautiful coastline. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the natural beauty of this property and its surroundings.

The Accommodation
There is both lift and stair access to the landing immediately adjacent to the front door which opens into a generous hall. This property offers an abundance of storage facilities by way of a large lockable store to the landing, and three further cupboards to the entrance hall. The modern kitchen can be found to your immediate right, positioned to the rear elevation of the property it enjoys a delightful outlook over the colourful and well tended to grounds of Kilmorie. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of cream gloss fronted wall and base units with plenty of work top over incorporating a four-ring De Dietrich ceramic hob with cooker hood over. The kitchen has also been fitted with a built-in split level oven with a microwave to the side as well as an integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine, and the one and a half bowl sink unit sits eloquently beneath the large double glazed window with the wonderful outlook. The living room is of impressive size and it a particular feature of the property. Large double glazed windows to the front elevation allow for breathtaking sea views over Meadfoot Beach and the coastline beyond. From the living room you have access to the wonderful enclosed balcony. Again with large double glazed windows, this room allows for similar views to the living room accompanied by a set of sliding windows allowing you to bring the outside in to a certain degree. Listening to the waves lapsing the shore, this room is a tranquil setting for both entertaining guests or perhaps providing additional sleeping space if required.

Making your way into the inner hall you have access to the bathroom, separate WC and both bedrooms. The bathroom is a three-piece white suite comprising of a panelled bath with shower over, a low level WC and a wash hand basin. The bathroom is neutral in colour scheme and has been finished with a chrome ladder style heated towel rail. Bedroom Two is a double room positioned to the rear elevation of the property with fantastic sized built-in wardrobes. A tilt 'n' turn double glazed window to the rear allows for a delightful outlook over the colourful rear gardens. The master bedroom is a spacious double bedroom, again with sizeable built-in wardrobes this rooms main feature is adjoining into the enclosed balcony allowing for awe-inspiring views from the convenience of your bed.

Outside
Kilmorie has plenty of off street visitor parking spaces, and this apartment also benefits from an allocated undercover parking space with a rear entrance to the lobby keeping you sheltered during the winter months. The well-tended to grounds of Kilmorie consist of both front and rear wonderful gardens for residents to enjoy. To the front you can enjoy a wonderful outlook with sea peeps and there is a patio seating area. The secret garden is situated just opposite the entrance to Kilmorie giving private access to residents only. There is also an on-site caretaker. Location
The property is situated in an elevated position above Meadfoot beach allowing for a short stroll to enjoy the delights of Ilsham and the surroundings. There are various coastal paths which in turn lead you to Hopes Nose and Ansteys Cove. Local amenities can be found on Ilsham road to include the Co-op, cafes, restaurants, post office and much more. Local bus services run nearby providing flexible transport to many different destinations and Torquay Train Station just along the seafront. Kents Cavern is a popular local attraction and is also located nearby.

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 sport 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 30minutes to The Cathedral City of Exeter.
Agents Note: This is a leasehold property with a remaining period of 999years from 1962. Further lease information can be provided upon request.


Entrance Hall 
Coving to the ceiling. Services cupboard. Three further cupboards some with shelving.

Kitchen 
13' 0'' x 8' 0'' (3.96m x 2.44m)
Double glazed window to the rear elevation overlooking the picturesque grounds. Range of modern wall and base units with work surface over incorporating a four-ring De Dietrich ceramic hob with stainless backing and De Dietrich cooker hood over. Inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Plumbing and space for washing machine. Integrated dishwasher. Range of matching wall units incorporating the built-in split level electric oven with a microwave to the side. Integrated fridge/freezer. Spotlight tracks. Vent Axia fan.

Living Room 
17' 6'' x 17' 5'' (5.33m x 5.30m)
Double glazed windows to front elevation allowing for awe-inspiring views over Meadfoot Beach stretching across over Tor Bay, the coastline and beyond. Spotlight tracks. Wall mounted entry telephone. Door Leading to the:-

Enclosed Balcony 
17' 4'' x 6' 9'' (5.28m x 2.06m)
Double glazed windows to front elevation with similar stunning views to the living room. Fantastic additional space which could be utilised to accommodate extra guests if desired for a holiday let.

Inner Hall 
Linen cupboard with shelves. Coving to the ceiling. Doors leading to remaining rooms.

Cloakroom 
Comprising of a low level WC, vanity unit with wash hand basin and mixer tap. Double glazed obscure window to rear elevation.

Master Bedroom 
17' 4'' x 10' 6'' (5.28m x 3.20m)
Bright and spacious double room with built-in double and single wardrobes. Double glazed sliding door with matching side panels, opening to the enclosed balcony allowing for stunning views over Tor Bay and the coastline beyond. Coving to the ceiling. Spotlight tracks.

Bedroom Two 
13' 0'' x 9' 0'' (3.96m x 2.74m)
Double glazed 'tilt and turn' window to the rear elevation overlooking the colourful communal gardens. Fitted double wardrobe and single wardrobe with drawers and cupboards over.

Bathroom 
Three-piece suite comprising of a panelled bath with mixer tap, plumbed shower unit and glass shower screen, low level WC, pedestal wash basin with mixer tap. Double glazed window to rear elevation. Vent Axia fan. Fully tiled walls. Strip light/shaver socket. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail.

Outside 
Allocated undercover parking space and additional visitors parking. An abundance of wonderful landscaped gardens to the front and rear of Kilmorie with a delightful outdoor seating area for residents to enjoy. Residents can also make the most of their private access to the secret garden situated just across the road.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.9 mi)
  • Torre (2.3 mi)
  • Paignton (3.4 mi)
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HSOwen, Torbay

66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

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66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

01803 367122 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.9 mi)
  • Torre (2.3 mi)
  • Paignton (3.4 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

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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