3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Barcombe Road | Preston | Paignton

Sold STC £235,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Thistledown is a 3/4 bedroom detached Dormer Bungalow occupying an elevated plot in Preston. The 1960's Bungalow has two reception rooms on the ground floor and a generous Kitchen/breakfast room. The second reception could form a further bedroom if required. There is also a modern ground floor shower room and two bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor with some distant sea views. The property has a mix of gas wall heaters and electric heating and uPVC double glazing. Externally there is off road parking and generous garage under the property with electronic roller door and further dry storage bay. The rear garden is around 80' and elevates to the rear boundary with terrace patios. A fine sea view to Berry Head is enjoyed from this level.

Paignton is a seaside town on the coast of Torbay in Devon, England. Nestled between Torquay and Brixham it forms the Torbay area and is a holiday destination known as the English Riviera.
Attractions include Paignton Zoo and the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway, which operates steam trains from Paignton to Kingswear, from where a ferry can be taken across the River Dart to Dartmouth and the South Hams.
Nearby Beaches include Broadsands Beach, Elberry Cove, Fairy Cove, Goodrington Sands, Oyster Cove, Paignton Sands, Preston Sands and Saltern Cove with water sports including kite surfing and dinghy sailing. The sea front gives access to the Southwest Coast path.
The Town has wide ranging amenities including Community Library, Local Supermarkets, Independent Local Shops, Cafes, Bars and Restaurants, Theatre, Cinema and Harbour. There is a branch line train service with connection to the mainline at Newton Abbot. The new South Devon Link Road was opened in December 2015 and now provides a dual carriage way to Exeter and the M5 making Torbay very accessible.

 

Double glazed front entrance door with privacy glass, lead inset to 

ENTRANCE PORCH 4' 11" x 4' 08" (1.5m x 1.42m) With double glazed privacy glass window to side. Tile effect flooring. uPVC double glazed door with privacy glass to 

ENTRANCE HALL 13' 06" x 4' 03" (4.11m x 1.3m) With coved textured ceiling, light fitment, smoke detector. Night storage heater. Telephone point. Understairs storage cupboard. Stairs, hand rail to first floor. Doors to 

LOUNGE 13' 10" x 11' 11" (4.22m x 3.63m) With papered painted ceiling, light fitment. uPVC double glazed bay window to front aspect with views over the surrounding area and some sea views to distance. Feature fireplace with gas fired stove, tiled hearth, brick surround and timber mantle. TV aerial point. Night storage heater. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 16' 0" x 10' 04" (4.88m x 3.15m) With textured ceiling, twin strip lights. Roll edge timber effect work surfaces to three walls with drawers, cupboards under. Further range of matching wall mounted units. Double drainer stainless steel sink unit. Three uPVC double glazed windows to side and rear. Space for electric cooker with illuminated extractor over. Two double display cabinets, open shelving with basket storage. Wall mounted water/heating control. Twin larder stores. Recess, plumbing for washing machine. uPVC door with privacy glass to  

REAR PORCH 10' 0" x 4' 01" (3.05m x 1.24m) With smooth painted ceiling, light fitment. Tile effect flooring. uPVC double glazed window to rear, uPVC double glazed doors to either side allowing through access to rear garden. 

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 1 12' 0" x 12' 0" (3.66m x 3.66m) With coved textured ceiling, twin pendant light points. Wall mounted gas fired heater. Telephone point. uPVC double glazed window to front aspect with some sea views to distance. Fitted wardrobe comprising hanging and shelving with three mirror fronted sliders. TV aerial point. 

GROUND FLOOR BEDROOM 2/SEPARATE DINING ROOM 11' 11" x 11' 04" (3.63m x 3.45m) With textured coved ceiling, twin pendant light points. Wall mounted gas fired heater. uPVC double glazed windows to side and rear overlooking the rear garden. TV aerial point. 

GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM 6' 04" x 6' 0" (1.93m x 1.83m) With textured ceiling, light fitment. Quadrant offset shower cubicle, silver framed with sliding entry doors, thermostatic shower. Vanity style wash hand basin with double storage cupboard under. Close coupled dual flush W.C. Laminated walls. Wall mounted electric heater. Recess mirror fronted cabinet. Heated electric towel rail. uPVC double glazed window to rear with privacy glass. Slimline high gloss storage cupboard.  

Stairs and hand rail to 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING 5' 09" x 3' 02" (1.75m x 0.97m) With textured ceiling, coving, light fitment, extractor. 

BEDROOM 3 13' 04" x 10' 06" (4.06m x 3.2m) With dormer to the front aspect with sea views towards Berry Head in the distance. Textured ceiling, pendant light point. uPVC double glazed window to side with sea views to distance. Fitted wardrobe with twin mirror fronted sliders, hanging and shelving. Large walk-in wardrobe/storage with eaves storage point. 

BEDROOM 4 11' 10" x 10' 05" maximum (3.61m x 3.18m) With textured ceiling, pendant light point. Electric panel heater. uPVC double glazed dormer window to front aspect with some fine sea views towards Berry Head in the distance. 

BATHROOM 10' 05" x 7' 06" maximum (3.18m x 2.29m) With part sloping textured ceiling, strip light. Ceramic tiled walls. Low level W.C. Pedestal wash hand basin. Panelled bath with twin hand grips, mixer tap, shower coupling. uPVC double glazed window to side with privacy glass. Airing cupboard with lagged cylinder and slatted shelving. 

OUTSIDE  

GARAGE 17' 09" x 12' 0" (5.41m x 3.66m) Located underneath the property and of brick construction. Solid concrete floor. Cold water tap supply. Modern trip boxes for electrics. Modern electric meter. Electronic roller door. Courtesy light. Wall mounted gas meter. Light, power connected. Opening to higher level STORAGE AREA 12' x 6' (3.66m x 1.83m) 

FRONT GARDEN & DRIVEWAY 12' x 6' (3.66m x 1.83m) The front garden is enclosed by brick walling, pedestrian gateway and fifteen steps to the porch door/front door. Dropped kerb from the main roadside with double gated access to inclined driveway measuring 23' 10" x 7' 1" (7.26m x 2.16m) leading to the garage. The remaining area densely packed with a variety of shrubs, bushes, trees, climbers and evergreens. From the driveway are three steps and handrail with inclined pathway leading to the rear porch. 

REAR GARDEN 85' 0" x 40' 0" (25.91m x 12.19m) The rear garden measures approximately 40ft wide by approximately 85ft in depth and is elevated to the rear boundary. The garden is enclosed by wire and timber fencing with hedge boundary to the rear, densely packed with a variety of shrubs, bushes, evergreens, small trees, vegetable patch to rear. Seventeen central steps lead up from the property with hand rail to a level patio area with some sea views towards Berry Head. Path to the right hand side of the patio leads up to a further upper patio at the top of the garden with excellent views over Paignton to Preston and uninterrupted views to Berry Head. Vegetable patch with raspberry, blackberry and apple tree. 

AGENTS NOTE Please note the rear garden is approx. 80' in depth and elevated/terraced to the rear boundary. 


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Added on Rightmove:
26 January 2018

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  • Torquay (1.6 mi)
  • Torre (2.1 mi)
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  • Paignton (0.9 mi)
  • Torquay (1.6 mi)
  • Torre (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Williams Hedge Estate Agents, Paignton

61/63 Torquay Road, Paignton, TQ3 3DT

01803 367015 Local call rate

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