2 bedroom apartment for sale

Old Torwood Road, Torquay

Offers in Region of £280,000

Property Description

Key features

  • CONTEMPORARY BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED APARTMENT
  • TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMS (MASTER ENSUITE)
  • 5 YEARS REMAINING OF ARCHITECTS CERTIFICATE
  • FULLY FITTED MODERN KITCHEN
  • OPEN PLAN LIVING/KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
  • PRIVATE ENCLOSED BALCONY
  • SECURE GATED UNDERCOVER PARKING & VISITOR SPACES
  • GROUND FLOOR STORAGE SPACE
  • SHORT WALK TO TORQUAY HARBOUR SIDE & TOWN CENTRE
  • SECOND FLOOR WITH STAIRS & LIFT ACCESS

Full description

Situated in a stunning development of fourteen apartments, ideally positioned for both Torquay Harbour Side and Wellswood Village, is this beautifully presented apartment of quality design and finish. This chic and sophisticated property has been built to offer total luxury with an outstanding fully fitted kitchen combined with an open plan living/dining room opening out onto the private, dual aspect balcony. Of outstanding contemporary design, the apartment has five years remaining of the Architects Certificate and offers both lift and stair access to each floor. Set behind secure electric gates it also boasts off street parking, a master ensuite and two double bedrooms.

The Accommodation
Situated to the second floor the apartment has pedestrian access with an intercom telephone system and vehicular access through remote controlled electric gates. The well tended to communal landings are exemplary, with soft furnishings to each floor for residents to enjoy gazing out over the grounds and its surroundings through full height windows. There is both lift and stair access to all floors including to the undercover parking level on the ground floor. Here there is also a storage area designated to this apartment with key code access to the room.

Making your way into the spacious reception hall of the apartment you have access to all principal rooms as well as a built-in double cloaks cupboard housing the 'Potterton' combination boiler. To your immediate left you are lead through into the impressive open plan kitchen/dining/living room. Over 33ft in length, this room offers excellent design and size. The modern kitchen comes fully fitted with a range of appliances to include a fridge/freezer, a washer/dryer and a dishwasher, of which has never been used before. It is also fitted with a built-in eye-level double oven and grill and a four-ring ceramic hob with central extractor hood over. Contemporary style wall and base units are positioned to three sides with contrasting work tops over extending to provide a useful breakfast bar, dividing the kitchen from the living/dining room. Finishing touches include under cupboard lighting and gloss white horizontal feature tiling to the splashbacks. The living/dining room has plenty of space for a dining area capable of accommodating a reasonable sized table and chairs and additional furniture. The living room boasts a double glazed sliding door with matching side screens, allowing for a superb degree of natural light to flood this impressive room, opening out onto the private balcony. Laid with artificial grass to the floor, the enclosed balcony is dual aspect allowing for a fabulous outlook over the surrounding area and beautiful grounds below.

Making your way back into the reception hall you will have access to the master bedroom. This double room is positioned to the front aspect with plenty of space for a double bed and additional bedroom furniture. A double glazed window to the front elevation allows for plenty of natural light, and a door leads you into the sizeable ensuite shower room. The shower room is a modern three-piece suite to include a double walk-in shower cubicle with a glass screen and a mains shower above. The wash hand basin sits within a wonderful vanity unit, offering an excellent choice of storage cupboards below and an illuminated vanity mirror above. It is also fitted with a concealed cistern WC and a chrome ladder style heated towel radiator with an obscure double glazed window to the front elevation. Being a good-size, there is also space for some additional bathroom furniture if required. Making your way further into the property you will find the main bathroom. A three-piece white suite it comprises of a panelled bath with a glass screen and shower above, a concealed cistern WC and a wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with cupboards below. There is also a vanity mirror above with illumination and a shaver socket. The bathroom is finished with quality feature tiling to the walls, an obscure double glazed window to the side elevation and a chrome ladder style heated towel rail. Adjacent to the bathroom, you will find bedroom two. A fantastic sized double room with a superb amount of space for a double bed and an array of bedroom furniture.

Outside
The property boasts an allocated undercover parking space with a remote controlled electric gated entrance. There are also visitor parking spaces for guests accessed via the intercom system. The truly delightful and tranquil communal gardens are mainly laid to lawn with wonderful flower bed borders and a variety of seating areas with benches in place for residents to enjoy their surroundings.

Location
This exclusive development occupies a fantastic position with a range of amenities close by. The highly regarded shops, cafes and restaurants of Wellswood Village are a short stroll away, as well as Torquay Harbour Side with the Town Centre beyond. Torwood Gardens is situated to the end of the road offering an ideal haven for an evening stroll or picnics in the summer months. Local bus services run nearby providing flexible transport to many different destinations and Torquay Train Station is 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 199 years from 2016. Pets are permitted with permission from the management company. Further lease information can be provided upon request.


Entrance 
Intercom entry system. Lift and stairs access to second floor.

Reception Hall 
Access to all principal rooms. Deep double cloaks cupboard housing 'Potterton' gas fired combination boiler. Wall mounted radiator.

Open Plan Kitchen/Living/Dining Room 
33' 10'' x 11' 6'' (10.30m x 3.50m)

Kitchen 
Fitted wall and base units with work surface over extending to a breakfast bar. Bosch four-ring hob with central stainless steel extractor hood over. Built-in eye-level double oven. Inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over. Integrated dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge and freezer. Tiling to splash backs and vinyl flooring.

Living/Dining Room 
Neutral decoration. Wall mounted radiator. Double glazed sliding door with matching side screens opening onto private balcony.

Balcony 
Glass screen with chrome balustrades. Artificial grass flooring. Dual outlook to front and side elevation.

Bedroom One 
10' 10'' x 10' 10'' (3.30m x 3.30m)
Neutral decoration. Double glazed window to front elevation. Wall mounted radiator.

En-suite  
Double glazed obscure window to front elevation. Double walk-in shower with mains shower and glass screen. Rectangular wash hand basin set within vanity unit with cupboards and drawers below. Mirror fronted bathroom cabinet above with lighting. Concealed cistern WC. Chrome heated towel radiator. Part tiled walls.

Bedroom Two 
11' 6'' x 10' 10'' (3.50m x 3.30m)
Neutral decoration. Double glazed window to side elevation. Wall mounted radiator.

Bathroom 
Double glazed obscure glass to side elevation. Panelled bath with mains shower over and glass shower screen. Wash hand basin set within vanity unit with cupboards below and vanity mirror above. Shaver socket. Concealed cistern WC. Chrome effect heated towel radiator. Part tiled walls.

Outside  
Allocated undercover parking with secure gated entrance. Visitor parking spaces. Communal gardens mainly laid to lawn with flower bed borders and seating areas. Storage area to basement level.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 October 2017

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.4 mi)
  • Torre (1.6 mi)
  • Paignton (3.1 mi)
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HSOwen, Torbay

66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

01803 367122 Local call rate

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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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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.4 mi)
  • Torre (1.6 mi)
  • Paignton (3.1 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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