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6 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Vicarage Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 6HX

Offers in Excess of £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • No Chain
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bespoke Kitchen
  • Town Location
  • Double Glazing
  • Central Heating
  • Garden(s)
  • Period Features
  • Cellar/Basement

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Overview
House Network Ltd are delighted to offer to the market this immaculately presented, refurbished Six double bedroom semi detached Victorian family home, situated in a desirable elevated position in the popular location of Chelston .

This beautifully refurbished period property is arranged over three floors and has recently undergone a substantial refurbishment to a very high standard by the current vendors to include a luxurious kitchen breakfast room with a spiral staircase leading to a galleried study area and landscaped rear garden with a large paved south-west facing sun terrace and raised lawned area where you can sit and relax and enjoy the summer sun for most of the day.

Further benefits include newly fitted double glazing, gas central heating system, and many original features such as coving, stripped wooden flooring and open fireplaces.

Internal accommodation briefly comprises of Entrance porch, Entrance hallway with decorative leaded glazed main entrance door with matching panels either side, cloakroom, master bedroom suite with a luxury fitted en-suite shower room, dressing room and double doors opening onto a paved patio area, stairs lead down from the master bedroom to the basement, light and spacious bedroom two offers a bay fronted window, high ceilings and an open fireplace, en-suite shower room along with a dressing room and a dual aspect third double bedroom with a luxury en-suite bathroom.

Stairs lead to the first floor where you will find a delightful light and spacious lounge with bay fronted window with a panoramic view of St Matthew's field, church and Torquay, open fireplace with recess shelving and exposed wooden flooring, separate dining room, dual aspect family room with recessed spot light feature, luxurious kitchen/breakfast room with a stone-composite work surface and bamboo breakfast bar, patio doors lead out to the large paved sun terrace, spiral staircase leading to a delightful galleried study area with four large velux windows and a vaulted ceiling, cloakroom with a separate utility room and a spacious landing area with carpeted stairs leading to the third floor.

The third floor offers a new owner the chance to inject their own style as this is the only floor that has not been refurbished and offers two generous size double bedrooms, bathroom with plumbing in place, spacious landing area and a fully insulated, boarded loft room.

The basement has been modernised for safe dry storage and with power and ceramic tile floor.

In addition to being modernised with a multi-zone heating system, NACOSS approved fire and security alarm, small integrated safe for valuable and extensive storage throughout, the property also has a current 150Mb broadband connection to the Internet and extensive Cat 6 home network. Most bedrooms and reception rooms have at least one Cat 6 wired Ethernet connection and, in some cases, there are 2 or 3 connections allowing for video and music streaming in addition to network connectivity for work purposes.
Much thought has been put into landscaping the rear garden which offers a large paved seating area enclosed by powder-coated galvanized iron fencing and a gate leading to a raised lawned area bordered by well stocked mature flower and shrub planted areas, timber summer house, pond with waterfall feature, large storage shed and pathway leading to the front of the property.

The front garden is enclosed by a retaining stone wall with an extensive sweeping driveway leading to a further parking area for several vehicles bordered by raised flower and shrub borders.

Situated opposite St Matthews Church and being only a short walk from shops and facilities. Torquay seafront promenade and the picturesque village of Cockington are all within a short drive away.

Torquay is one of three beautiful towns forming the sheltered Tor Bay and is renowned for the warm climate, clear bathing waters and clean air. The local beaches form a golden arc around the bay with shingle coves scattered nearby. The town provides a wonderful quality of life for its residents with excellent shopping, waterside restaurants, a theatre and bars. With the marina providing excellent mooring facilities for luxury yachts and motor cruisers. The area provides many scenic walks along South Devon's coastal footpaths, with local golf courses also nearby. The property is within one mile of the Cockington Village and valley and is situated in a conservation area.

The newly built bypass now gives quick and easy access to the the M5 motorway leading to London & the Midlands, linking with the A38 Devon Expressway to Plymouth & South Cornwall. Torquay station is less than 1 mile away with trains to London Paddington which are either direct on one connection via Newton Abbot. Exeter Airport is the hub for Flybe with a daily flight to London and numerous other scheduled flights within the UK & Europe.

The property measures approximately 3460 Sq Ft

Viewing of this very desirable home is to be highly recommended to fully appreciate the excellent location and family accommodation this rarely available home has to offer.

Viewings Via House Network Ltd



Entrance Porch 
Hardwood entrance door with double glazed panel above, double radiator, ceramic tiled flooring. Keypad for setting/unsetting alarm. Main circuit breaker box and electric smart meter in concealed wall unit.

Entrance Hall 
Decorative original Edwardian leaded glazed main entrance door with matching panels either side, two double radiators, exposed wooden flooring, stairs to first floor with under stairs storage. Thermostat for controlling temperature on ground floor. Smoke alarm integrated into fire/intruder alarm system. Wireless Intruder alarm receiver for garden shed security.

Cloaks 
2'11 x 5'1 (0.88m x 1.56m)
UPVC obscure double glazed window to side, exposed wooden flooring, folding door

Master Bedroom 
12'6 x 12'2 (3.82m x 3.70m)
Built-in storage cupboard, two double radiators, exposed wooden flooring, coving to ceiling, uPVC double glazed double door to garden, stairs leading down to basement. Power, TV point and Ethernet wired connection on wall for flat panel Smart TV. Keypad for setting/unsetting alarm system. Switch next to patio door for outside light to patio.

Master En-suite 
Fitted with a luxury five piece suite comprising tiled double shower with power shower over and glass screen, twin vanity wash hand basin with cupboards and drawers under, bidet, close coupled WC and extractor fan, uPVC double glazed sash window to rear, uPVC obscure double glazed window to side, heated towel rail, travertine tiled and wall flooring and recessed spotlights. Makeup mirror with built in light next to wash basin.

Dressing Room 
10'11 x 6'0 (3.34m x 1.82m)
Ample built-in wardrobe(s) with hanging rails, shelving and drawers, double radiator, travertine tiled flooring and recessed spotlights.

Basement 
UPVC double glazed window to front, double radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, light and power. Smoke alarm integrated into fire/intruder alarm system.

Bedroom 2 
13'11 x 15'5 (4.24m x 4.69m)
UPVC double glazed bay window to front, original Edwardian open fireplace, two double radiators, exposed wooden flooring, coving to ceiling. Power, TV point on wall for flat panel Smart TV

En-suite Shower Room 
Fitted with a luxury four piece suite comprising tiled shower enclosure with power shower over and glass screen, vanity wash hand basin in vanity unit with cupboards under, shaver point, bidet and close coupled WC, tiled surround, uPVC obscure double glazed bay window to front, heated towel rail, ceramic tiled flooring, recessed spotlights and access to loft space.

Dressing Area 
4'10 x 6'1 (1.48m x 1.85m)
Ceramic tiled flooring, radiator, fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving.

Bedroom 3 
12'8 x 15'6 (3.87m x 4.73m)
UPVC double glazed sash window to side, uPVC double glazed sash window to front, Edwardian feature fireplace, double radiator, exposed wooden flooring, coving to ceiling. Power, TV point and Ethernet wired connection on wall for flat panel Smart TV.

En-suite Bathroom 
Fitted with four piece suite comprising panelled bath with independent hand shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and close coupled WC, extractor fan, shaver point, two uPVC obscure double glazed windows to side, double radiator, wooden flooring.

Landing 
Double radiator, exposed wooden flooring, carpeted stairs to second floor. Wireless Access Point (WAP) mounted on ceiling to extend range throughout house. Smoke alarm integrated into fire/intruder alarm system.

Lounge/Bedroom 4 
14'6 x 16'0 (4.41m x 4.88m)
UPVC double glazed bay window to front with panoramic view across St. Matthew's Field and view to Torquay harbour, open fire set in marble surround and timber mantle over, built in recess shelving, double radiator, exposed wooden flooring, coving to ceiling. Power, TV point and Ethernet wired connection on wall for flat panel Smart TV. A further two Wired Ethernet connections for network access or music streaming.

Dining Room 
12'11 x 16'2 (3.94m x 4.94m)
UPVC double glazed sash window to rear, double radiator, exposed wooden flooring, Edwardian coving to ceiling. Thermostat for controlling temperature on 1st floor along with hot water control.

Family Room 
14'1 x 16'3 (4.30m x 4.95m)
UPVC double glazed sash window to front, uPVC double glazed sash window to side, double radiator, exposed wooden flooring, coving to ceiling with recessed spotlights. Power, TV point and Ethernet wired connection on wall for flat panel Smart TV. Further wired Ethernet connection for network access or music streaming. Built in wiring behind walls for 7.1 home cinema system.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
9'11 x 23'6 (3.03m x 7.16m)
Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with worktop space over, 1+1/2 bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, built-in integrated dishwasher, built-in eye level electric oven, induction hob, built-in combination microwave/oven, built in coffee maker, integrated refrigerator and separate integrated freezer. Large pan and plate drawers and corner units with pull-out carousels for storage. Large integrated larder unit with electric socket and USB charge point. uPVC double glazed window to rear, double radiator, ceramic tiled flooring, recessed spotlights, uPVC double glazed double door to garden, spiral staircase leading to the galleried study area.

Galleried Study 
10'8 x 10'6 (3.24m x 3.19m)
UPVC double glazed window to rear, four hardwood double glazed skylights to sides, double radiator, exposed wooden flooring, vaulted ceiling. Wired Ethernet connection for network access or music streaming.

Cloakroom 
UPVC double glazed sash window to side, fitted with two piece suite comprising, vanity wash hand basin in vanity unit and close coupled WC, tiled splashback, double radiator, exposed wooden flooring and recessed spotlights. Central control for multi-zone heating system.

Utility Room 
4'9 x 4'10 (1.46m x 1.48m)
Plumbing for automatic washing machine, vent for tumble dryer, large hot water cylinder, exposed wooden flooring.

Top floor Landing 
Hardwood double glazed skylight to side aspect

Bedroom 5 
14'8 x 9'9 (4.48m x 2.98m)
Hardwood double glazed skylight to side aspect, double radiator, fitted carpet and recessed spotlights. Two Wired Ethernet connection points. Thermostat for controlling temperature on 2nd floor.

Bedroom 6 
10'1 x 7'3 (3.07m x 2.20m)
Hardwood double glazed skylight to rear aspect, double radiator, fitted carpet and recessed spotlights.

Bathroom 
Three piece suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and low-level WC, tiled surround, hardwood double glazed skylight to rear aspect, fitted carpet

Loft Room 
9'7 x 15'9 (2.92m x 4.79m)
Wall mounted gas condenser boiler serving heating system, fully insulated and boarded. Cold water storage tank and central hub for Internet and all networking through house.

Outside 
Front
The front garden is enclosed by a retaining stone wall with an extensive sweeping driveway leading to a further parking area for several vehicles bordered by raised flower and shrub borders.

Rear
Much thought has been put into landscaping the southwest-facing rear garden which offers a 70 square metre paved seating area enclosed by powder coated galvanised iron fencing with a gate leading to a raised lawned area bordered by well stocked mature flower and shrub borders, timber summer house, pond with waterfall feature, large storage shed and pathway leading to the front of the property. Lighting and electrical sockets are deployed throughout the garden area for power and lighting.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 March 2017

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (0.4 mi)
  • Torre (0.8 mi)
  • Paignton (2.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (0.4 mi)
  • Torre (0.8 mi)
  • Paignton (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

House Network, National

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01245 930165 Local call rate

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