Detached house for sale

West Cliff, Dawlish

£745,000

Property Description

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A particularly fine gentlemen's villa of expansive proportions (approx 4,250 sq ft inc flat), overlooking the immediate coastline of Dawlish towards Exmouth and with a separate letting flat/self contained "granny flat". Ideal B&B. Walking distance to Railway Stn

* INCREDIBLE ACTIVE MARINE OUTLOOK* 5/6 BEDROOM ACCOMMODATION* 3/4 RECEPTIONS* USEFUL ATTIC ROOM* SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT* GAS C/H FOR EACH PROPERTY* uPVC DOUBLE GLAZING* BRICK PAVED DRIVEWAY WITH PARKING FOR APPROXIMATELY 6 VEHICLES* DECKING WITH GLASS AND STAINLESS STEEL BALUSTRADE* MUST BE VIEWED* IDEAL B&B

With accommodation laid out over three floors, Iona House could potentially be informally separated into two versatile properties, in addition to the self contained flat, thus making it ideal for an extended family.     

Located in a convenient position being within comfortable walking distance of town centre amenities and main line railway station, and the views are simply stunning with such an active marine outlook just yards from the property. 

Located on the main road, Iona House faces the sea and all significant rooms have outstanding coastal views.  The versatile accommodation comprises living room, dining room, cloakroom, recently refitted well appointed kitchen with access to a "wrap around" sun room.  The first floor accommodation comprises master bedroom suite with large en-suite bathroom and dressing room, additional en-suite to bedroom 2, shower room, bedroom and second staircase rising to second floor accommodation where can be found a further three bedrooms and a bathroom and access to the spacious loft area.  Beneath the property can be found a one bedroom self contained flat with its own services.  The grounds comprise of driveway and paving with raised decking and a useful store/workshop.

Half glazed wooden entrance porch opening to uPVC double glazed door with stained glass pane, window to front, elegant entrance lobby opening through to the main hallway with double opening doors onto West Cliff.  From here, the hallway splits left and right and double opening glazed doors open into the main hall.

MAIN HALL:  Part galleried landing, ornate cornice and central ceiling rose, picture rail, elegant staircase rising to first floor landing.  

LIVING ROOM:  7.95m (26') into bay x 4.06 (13' 3") reducing to 2.63m  (8' 7" )  Delightful triple aspect room with windows to front & side, and bay window with window seat, enjoying the superb active marine outlook of the nearby coastline, focal point feature fireplace with Living Flame gas fire, two elegant ceiling roses and period cornice with fluted column doorways, built in bookcase, double edge bevelled glass multi paned doors opening into....

DINING ROOM:  5.25m (17' 2") into bay x 4.47m  (14' 7" ) Continuation of the fine elegance of the period with ceiling rose, cornices and picture rail.  Views of the coast. Two built in illuminated crockery display cabinets.  

CLOAKROOM:  WC comprising white flushing suite, pedestal wash hand basin, half height ceramic wall tiling.  
INNER HALLWAY:  Servants staircase rising to first floor.  Modern glass door giving access to....

KITCHEN:  5.60m x 2.79m min (18' 4" x 9' 1" )  Opening through to 3m (9' 10") lobby area serving access to the sun room.  Recently refitted contemporary white gloss kitchen with beech block worksurfaces, ceramic one and a half bowl sink drainer unit, space and plumbing for dishwasher, Range cooker inset into chimney alcove with brushed stainless steel surround and extraction.  Oak flooring.  Window with superb outlook to the active maritime view.  Walk in larder, understairs storage cupboard.

LOBBY AREA:  Located off the kitchen providing access to the utility room and also provides space and plumbing for the American style side by side fridge freezer.  

Two archways through to....

IMPRESSIVE SUN ROOM:  Approx 6.96m (22' 10") at its longest and as a wrap around "sun room" measuring approx 2.67m (8' 9")  Enjoying a 180 degree view of nearby clifftops over neighbouring properties to the Exmouth coastline and across Lyme Bay.  The "sun room" also gives access to the paved patio and is of uPVC double glazed construction with opening top-lights, modern low wattage spotlights, contemporary upright stainless steel radiator.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING:  with current use as an office.  Continuation of the Victorian refinery comprising ceiling rose and cornice, picture etc.  Large window.

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE:

BEDROOM:  5.02m (16' 5") into bay x 4.43m  (14' 6" ) Bay window with feature window seat enjoying superb elevated view over Lyme Bay, further window to side, built in cupboards, doorway through to....

DRESSING ROOM:  Range of hanging and shelved units to either side, window.

EN-SUITE:  4.48m x 3.99m (14' 8" x 13' 1") plus bay.  A particularly spacious en-suite comprising circular jacuzzi style spa bath with outlook out to sea, his 'n' hers wash hand basin, concealed cistern WC, large shower enclosure, ceiling rose and cornice.

BEDROOM 2:  6.01m x 2.98m (19' 8" x 9' 9")  Two windows to rear with elevated outlook of the coast, door to....

EN-SUITE BATHROOM:  Comprising panelled bath with twin handgrips and tiled surround, antique style mixer tap with shower spray, close coupled WC, pedestal wash handbasin with tiled splashback, glazed shower enclosure with thermostatic mixer shower, obscure glazed window, half height timber panelling to each wall.  

STUDY/BEDROOM 6:  3.02m  (9' 10" ) reducing to 2.66m (8' 8") x 2.91m  (9' 6" )  Window with aforementioned sea views.

BOILER ROOM:  Housing two gas central heating boilers with electronic zoned control system, pressurised hot water storage tank.

SHOWER ROOM:  Glazed shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled WC, ceramic wall tiling to the remainder of the room, obscure glazed uPVC double glazed window.

SECOND FLOOR LANDING:  Window to front.

BEDROOM 3:  5.75m  (18' 10" ) overall x 2.88m  (9' 5" )  Partially divided into two areas, each having the aforementioned superb coastal views.

BEDROOM 4:  4.42m x 2.88m  (14' 6" x 9' 5" )  Views of the coast, range of modern wardrobes fitted to one wall with centrally located dressing table.

BATHROOM:  Suite comprising panelled bath with antique style mixer tap and shower attachment, close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin, glazed shower enclosure, ceramic wall tiling to each wall, obscure glazed window to front.

BEDROOM 5/KITCHENETTE:  3.58m x 2.47m  (11' 8" x 8' 1" )  Modern kitchen units comprising cupboards and drawers, rolled edge work surface, electric oven with tiled splashback, stainless steel sink drainer unit, window to front, short flight of stairs give access to the....

ATTIC ROOM:  7.53m  (24' 8" ) max reducing to 5.82m  (19' 1" ) x 5.34m  (17' 6" )  Ideal as a hobbies room with sloping ceilings being pine panelled with inset Halogen spotlights, undereaves storage cupboards, two large velux skylight windows with outlook to sea.

OUTSIDE:  The property is approached from the main West Cliff, just 30ft from the bus stop. Access is by way of double opening wrought iron gates which open onto the brick paved driveway.  Pedestrian access to the self contained flat is to be found just inside the front gates.  Pedestrian access to Iona House itself is from the driveway, up four timber steps rising to the main expanse of decking which also provides access to the sun room and into the house.  For the whole width of the property the aforementioned coastal views are enjoyed, giving 180 degrees of outlook across the water to break-waters and cliff-tops, both nearby and across at Exmouth.  

SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT
uPVC double glazed entrance door to....

HALLWAY:  Laminate natural oak flooring, leading through to....

KITCHEN:  5.18m (17') x 2.26m (7'5") Continuation of flooring, granite topped contemporary gloss white kitchen with wall and base units, integral stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, four ring ceramic hob with glass splashback and glass & stainless steel chimney hood.  Double oven with space for microwave, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and dishwasher, mosaic complementary wall tiling, obscure glazed window to front, storage alcove, space for upright fridge freezer.  Door to....

LIVING ROOM:  5.13m (16'10") into bay x 4.22m (13'10") reducing to 3.74m (12'3") A light and airy room with bay window to rear aspect.  storage cupboard.

BEDROOM:  4.21m (13'9") reducing to 3.78m (12'5") x 4.08 (13'4") into bay.  Another light and airy room with bay window to rear.  Fitted wardrobe. 

SHOWER ROOM:  Tiled and glazed shower enclosure with thermostatic mixer shower, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, ceramic wall tiling to two walls, obscure glazed window to front, wall hung gas combination boiler for central heating & hot water.

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Added on Rightmove:
30 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Dawlish (0.2 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (1.7 mi)
  • Teignmouth (2.5 mi)
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Dart & Partners, Shaldon

The Old Library, 50A Fore Street, Shaldon, TQ14 0EA

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Nearest stations

  • Dawlish (0.2 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (1.7 mi)
  • Teignmouth (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dart & Partners, Shaldon

The Old Library, 50A Fore Street, Shaldon, TQ14 0EA

01626 919017 Local call rate

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