3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Whittingham Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34

Sold STC £160,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious end terraced family home in a popular residential location
  • In need of general modernisation and updating
  • Views over town towards the Bristol Channel and Welsh coast
  • Good sized gardens
  • Unrestricted road parking
  • Close to the schools for all ages
  • Short distance from the high street and sea front
  • Great potential
  • No onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

50 Whittingham Road is a spacious end terraced family home situated in a popular residential location elevated above the town and enjoying good views across surrounding properties towards the Bristol Channel and Welsh coastline. The property is in need of some general modernisation and updating but does benefit from gas central heating and has double glazed windows. In addition, there is a good sized rear garden as well unrestricted parking available within the road.

Whittingham Road is close to the towns schools for all ages and is also only approximately 1/2 mile from the town centre and sea front. Other nearby local amenities include the swimming pool, Brimlands playing fields and Hillsborough which is popular with dog walkers and enjoys some fantastic coastal scenery.

The accommodation is arranged over two floors. There is an entrance hall which has the stairs to the first floor with a useful store cupboard under. The 17ft x 11ft lounge/diner has a gas fire set in a fireplace surround and mantle with adjacent fitted book shelves. Sliding doors at the rear lead in to a 'lean-to' style garden room/store. The kitchen has a range of fitted base and wall units and has plumbing for an automatic washing machine and the gas fired boiler for the central heating and hot water. A door at the rear leads out on to the garden. The bathroom is located on the ground floor and comprises a white suite which includes a bath with shower over, low level wc and a hand basin.

Moving to the first floor, the landing has all the remaining rooms leading off and the hatch to the loft space which could convert to further accommodation if required and subject to any necessary consent. There are three bedrooms, bedroom 1 has a large walk-in wardrobe whilst bedroom 3 enjoys good sea views. There is also a shower room which comprises a shower cubicle, low level wc and hand basin.

Outside, at the front of the property there is unrestricted parking available within the road. There is an open front area ideal for a motorbike or similar and a garden store shed and flower beds. Steps lead up to the front door and an upper level of garden which has a pergola with climbing plants. Access from the left hand side of the house leads around to the rear where there is a part covered area immediately outside the kitchen door. From here there is access in to the garden room/store. Steps lead up on to the good sized and terraced rear garden which is well stocked with a variety of shrubs, bushes and trees and presently in a 'natural state'.

The property has the benefit of no onward chain and is considered ideal as a family home or as a buy-to-let investment.
Applicants are advised to proceed from our offices in a westerly direction along the High Street. Turn first left into Marlborough Road opposite Co-Op Supermarket and then turn immediately left again into Highfield Road. Proceed up the hill for approximately quarter of a mile and turn right into Whittingham Road at the brow of the hill. Continue up the hill and at the 'T' junction turn left. Follow the road up the hill where number 50 will be found towards the end of the road on the right hand side.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Hall 

Lounge/Diner 
5.18m x 3.45m

Kitchen 
3.23m x 3.15m

Bathroom/WC 
2.29m x 1.37m

Rear Lean-To Garden Room 
4.88m x 1.68m

First Floor 

Landing 

Bedroom 1 
3.53m x 3.07m

Bedroom 2 
3.6m x 2.0m

Bedroom 3 
2.95m x 2.0m

Shower Room/WC 
1.83m x 1.17m

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (9.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Webbers Property Services, Ilfracombe

48 High Street, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 9QB

03339 873600 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Barnstaple (9.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Webbers Property Services, Ilfracombe

48 High Street, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 9QB

03339 873600 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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