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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Oxlea Road, Torquay, TQ1

£635,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Character Home
  • Impeccable Condition
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Three Receptions
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Annexe Potential
  • Double Glazed And Central Heating
  • Secluded Gardens
  • Large Garage And Private Driveway
  • Chain Free Sale

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
A beautifully appointed detached home that is situated in one of Torquay's most desirable locations and enjoying far reaching sea views from several windows that encompasses both Torbay and across to Lyme Bay. This family home enjoys accommodation spread over three levels which are connected by a beautiful hand made polished wooden staircase with stainless steel balustrades. That layout offers a high degree of versatility with a garden level 'apartment' that offers an intimate family area or the possibility of a self-contained income generator. The entrance floor features a large open plan kitchen dining area that offers far reaching sea views, the luxuriously appointed kitchen has a bank of front facing windows offering great natural light. The lounge too enjoys far reaching views and there's a sizeable office area for today's busy lifestyles. The top floor features four bedrooms, with a large family bathroom and an en-suite to the master bedroom. This home is also centred on a very nice garden with many areas offering high degrees of privacy and seclusion. The location cannot be faulted, situated in the Lincombes area of Torquay, it enjoys very low traffic. This area is tucked away just back from Torquay Harbour and Yacht Marina. Waterside restaurants and shops are only a five minute car journey away and the Torquay Railway Station is found just at the end of Torquay sea front giving direct access to London Paddington.

This home is being sold with no onward chain, thus it represents a stress free purchase


Entrance Hallway
A level path from roadside level brings you to a hardwood entrance door with opaque glazed panels. The hallway is ceramic tiled through to the kitchen and dining areas. There are twin UPVC double glazed windows illuminating the stairway area. There's a fitted double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller. An archway opens into an inner lobby area with cloak hanging space and access to a ground floor cloakroom. A UPVC double glazed window offers far reaching views out to sea. Doors to:

Cloak Room
Side aspect UPVC double glazed window. Featuring a close coupled W.C. and a pedestal wash hand basin with a monobloc mixer tap. The splash area is mosaic tiled and there's a single panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller.

Kitchen / Diner
A very bright and airy space with a bank of front aspect UPVC double glazed windows and a rear aspect offering far reaching sea views. The kitchen area features a range of gloss contemporary base and aye level units with brushed stainless furniture and slate effect rolled edge work surfaces that wrap around to form a breakfast bar. Mini brick ceramic tiling form the splash backs all around the work areas. The one-and-a-half bowl sink unit is recessed within, and with a swan neck mixer tap.. The five burner hob is also inset with a glass and brushed steel extractor hood over. The double oven and grill is stacked at waist height, and further integrated appliances include a full size dishwasher and a stacked fridge and freezer set. A characterful focal point is the original stained glass and leaded window, which adds charm to this modern area.

Lounge
An archway through from the kitchen dining area opens int the lounge area. There are twin side aspect UPVC double glazed windows and a large full height patio door set that opens to a Juliette balcony. The light and views are beautiful. There is a double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller. There are also a range of uplighters and a central lamp. The flooring is engineered oak which runs through into the study.

Office / Study
Generous in size with twin UPVC double glazed windows to the front and side. There is also a double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller.

First Floor Landing
Twin UPVC double glazed windows offer good natural light over the upper stairway and landing. Doors to:

Master Bedroom
A very light and bright space with a side and rear aspect UPVC double glazed window set the latter enjoying magnificent far reaching sea views, and with a double panel radiator centred beneath it. There is a wall of full width and height mirror fronted wardrobes.

Master En-suite
Fully tiled in subtle shade ceramics, floor and ceiling with a side aspect UPVC double glazed window. There is an oversize shower cubicle wth a fully plumbed in shower attachment within. There is a pedestal wash hand basin with a monobloc mixer tap, and an adjacent close-coupled W.C. and matching bidet. There is a recessed mirrored wall with a fitted shaver charging point. There is also a ladder style heated towel rail fitted.

Bedroom Two
More light and bright space with a side and rear aspect UPVC double glazed window set the latter enjoying magnificent far reaching sea views. There is a wall of full width and height mirror fronted wardrobes

Bedroom Three
A generous double room featuring a front aspect UPVC double glazed window set with a single panel radiator centred below it.

Bedroom Four
A characterful irregular shaped room with a front aspect UPVC double glazed window, with a single panel radiator space tree beneath it. Although a single room, a double bed would fit in the recess.

Bathroom
Both spacious and luxurious in fitment with fully tiled walls and flooring in subtle shade ceramics. There is a front aspect UPVC double glazed window set. This room features a contemporary styled five piece suite comprising: a Jacuzzi style bath with a hand shower attachment, a centred seat recess, mixer tap and drainage. There is a close coupled W.C. with an adjacent bidet and pedestal wash hand basin, with a monobloc mixer tap. There is also a shower cubicle with a fully plumbed in shower attachment within. There is also a recessed mirror with shaver charging point fitted beside it. A tall ladder style heated towel rail with an independent thermostatic controller is also fitted.

Lower Hallway
Lower ground floor but at garden level. There is a utility area with base units and a stainless sink unit and a swan neck mixer tap over. There is space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. An adjacent built in cupboard houses a Baxi combination boiler within. This area could easily be adapted as a self contained kitchen offering you a one bedroom guest annexe with its own private access. A UPVC double glazed casement door opens out into the garden. Door to:

Family Room
A cozy room with a set of UPVC double glazed French doors that open out into a patio area, then onto the garden. There is oak effect laminate flooring and four wall lights. There is also a large double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller. A courtesy door offers access into the garage

Integral Garage
A large single, bordering on double space. The access is via painted hardwood bi-fold doors. There is a side aspect window offering some natural light. At the rear is a full width workshop with a UPVC double glazed window set looking out over the garden. A courtesy door from the garage area enters the home via the lower ground family room.

Bedroom Five
Front asect UPVC double glazed window. A double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller is centred below it. It's a good size double room with oak laminate flooring.

Shower Room
Front affect UPVC obscure double glazed window. This room features recessed shower cubicle with an electric shower fitted within. There is also a close coupled W.C. with a wall mounted wash hand basin with a monobloc mixer tap over, adjacent us a heated towel rail. This room is ceramic tiled, floors to ceiling.

Outside
Front:

Most of No.42 is screened from roadside level by very mature hedging. There is a sweeping driveway allowing access to the integral garaging with car standing for several vehicles. There are very well stocked flower beds and borders with a variety of evergreens and mature plantings.

Side:

Steps down bring you to a side area with a raised rotary drying area and a new decked sitting area, very private and taking advantage of afternoon sunshine. There is a timber shed in situ. A return pathway brings you back around to the car parking area with an outside tap close by.

Rear:

Divided into two lawned areas. The first features a flagstone paved patio area fed by French doors from the lower family room. This lawn is level and bordered by tall mature hedging, and offers a high degree of privacy and seclusion. A secure gate opens into a secondary lawned area, slightly sloping with a terraced, walled flower area. The flower beds here contain a healthy mix of perennials and flora, a number of mature trees add serenity to the mix.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.7 mi)
  • Torre (2.0 mi)
  • Paignton (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0879 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.7 mi)
  • Torre (2.0 mi)
  • Paignton (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purplebricks.com, covering the South West

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0879 Local call rate

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

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