6 bedroom detached house for sale

Dawlish, Dawlish, Devon, EX7

Guide Price £635,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Far reaching views
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3,230sq ft of elegant accommodation
  • Terraced gardens
  • Sun terrace
  • Double garage
  • PP for orangery

Full description

An elegant Edwardian home with substantial accommodation (over 3,200sq ft) and views of the coast and the rolling hills of the Luscombe Estate. 3 reception room, kitchen/breakfast room, study, utility, 6 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en suite). Terraced gardens. Double garage. EPC Band E.

Situation - The Red House is located in an elevated position with wonderful views out to sea and over the neighbouring countryside. Dawlish is a fascinating Regency resort town nestled attractively between steep surrounding hills. The train line, part of Brunels Atmospheric railway, sweeps along the entire seafront and beach. Character cottages, impressive villas, narrow streets and bustling shops form part of its charm. The town is famous for its black swans and sandy beach. Exeter (13 miles) has a wealth of facilities befitting a centre of its importance including excellent shopping, dining, theatre, schooling (state and private) plus sporting and recreational facilities. There are mainline railway stations on the London Paddington and Waterloo lines as well as an international airport.

Description - This substantial (over 3,200sq ft) and striking Edwardian home offers both comfort and style, beautifully finished by the current owners, sympathetic to its original features and focused towards the wonderful views. The versatile accommodation is arranged over three floors.

Accommodation - A glazed porch leads into an entrance porch with original floor tiles. An impressive inner door with stained glass windows opens into an inviting hall. A grand sweeping staircase, with storage beneath, leads up to a galleried landing with a large rear facing window and a cloakroom on the left. To the right is the bright sitting room which has a floor to ceiling bay window drawing in the views over the town and out to sea and an impressive art nouveau fireplace. The adjacent drawing room has the same southerly aspect and views through a large bay window, a gas-fed fire with timber surround and door leading into the dual aspect study. The dining room has a rear aspect and feature fireplace with marble surround. Door to the stunning dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room with side door out onto the decked terrace. The stylish kitchen is arranged with bespoke tulip wood units, quartz work surface, cherry wood breakfast bar, integrated dishwasher, fridge and a gas-fired Aga. Built-in cupboards are fitted beneath the second staircase and a further door leading to the utility. The study is a bright and charming room with views and sliding doors to the side patio, Original floor tiles. Along the rear aspect of the ground floor are a useful log store, utility and passage connecting an outbuilding/store which has planning permission for a delightful orangery.

On the first floor, the master bedroom suite has a large bay window framing the impressive views, fitted wardrobes and an en suite bathroom as well as a dressing room. Bedroom 2 has a southerly aspect via a large bay window and access onto a delightful covered verandah which is the perfect spot to enjoy a morning coffee while taking in the views. Bedrooms 3 & 4 are positioned to the rear with vanity sinks, bedroom 3 with a side aspect and sea views. The family bathroom provides a bath, corner shower, wc, basin and a heated towel rail. The second set of stairs lead up to the second floor which is ideal for potential income or for teenagers and is arranged with two bedrooms and a lounge area.

Outside - A gated entrance leads to a generous parking area and double garage, the drive continues up to the side of the property to a car port. Next to the garage is a small vegetable garden. The majority of the terraced gardens lies to the front of the property with established shrubs and lawn with steps on either side leading up to the house. Along the south side of the house is a paved patio with a wonderful timber decked area on the east side enjoying uninterrupted views. The rear of the property is mainly lawn with perimeter timber fencing.

Services - All mains services are connected. Gas-fired central heating.

Local Authority - Teignbridge District Council, Forde House, Brunel Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 4PB. Tel: 01626 361101 w.teignbridge.gov.uk

Directions - From Exeter proceed on the A379 to Dawlish passing through the villages of Kenton and Starcross. Just before reaching the centre of Dawlish turn right onto East Cliff Road. Continue up the hill and onto Wallace Avenue then left at the T-junction. Continue down Stockton Hill and take the second left onto Stockton Avenue where the property is located at the end.

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16 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Dawlish (0.3 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (1.6 mi)
  • Teignmouth (2.7 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Dawlish (0.3 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (1.6 mi)
  • Teignmouth (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stags, Exeter

21 Southernhay West, Exeter, EX1 1PR

01392 799076 Local call rate

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