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Whidborne Avenue, Torquay, TQ1

Added on 28/06/2021
HS Owen, Torquay

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Property description

Tenure: Freehold

An incredibly rare opportunity to purchase one of Torquay's most luxurious waterside homes. This architecturally designed house boasts exquisite open plan living accommodation with outstanding sea views across Lyme Bay. The current owners have taken great care in ensuring the property is sleek & stylish, yet also incredible welcoming and homely. There are fantastic spaces to unwind in utter peace and tranquility and also entertain on a large scale if needed. Its jewel in the crown is the master suite with a large private roof terrace, balcony off the bedroom, dressing room and a bathroom of great quality offering sea views from the bath and shower. The property boasts three bedrooms, all en-suite, roof garden with outside log burner, open plan living/dining and kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, double garage and impressive entrance lobby. The property is designed around the stunning views with all principle rooms facing out towards Lyme Bay really making the most of the location.

LocationThe property is situated in the highly exclusive Hopes Nose area of Ilsham on an elevated position above Meadfoot beach allowing for a short stroll to enjoy the delights of Ilsham and the surroundings. There are various coastal paths which in turn lead you to Hopes Nose point and Ansteys Cove. Local amenities can be found on Ilsham road to include the Co-op, cafes, restaurants, post office and much more. Local bus services run nearby providing flexible transport to many different destinations and Torquay Train Station just along the seafront. Kents Cavern is a popular local attraction and is also located nearby.Torquay is home to an array of picturesque landmarks and local attractions to include Princess Theatre, Kents Cavern and the Model Village. A variety of beaches are on offer for both sun loungers or water sport enthusiasts with the power boat racing event occurring annually. The new South Devon Highway provides a faster route to the A38 with a journey time of approximately 30minutes to The Cathedral City of Exeter.

Entrance Gallery

Front elevation entrance door. One and a half storey height with open gallery spaces from the lounge and kitchen.Side elevation double glazed windows. Stairs up & down. Storage cupboard.


Feature backlit wall. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with vanity unit. Wall mounted mirror. Extractor fan.

Open Plan living & kitchen space

33' 2'' x 45' 5'' (10.10m x 13.83m)

Living area

Two rear elevation sliding doors opening onto full width sun terrace. Feature inset wood burner. Tiled floor with under floor heating. Stairs to entrance and up to master suite. Side elevation double glazed window.

Kitchen & Breakfast area

Fully fitted kitchen with Siemens appliances. Instant hot & cold tap. Two fitted dishwashers. Double sink with ingrained drainer. Walk in larder. Fitted oven. Fitted microwave & steam oven. Fitted fridge and freezer. Soft close on all units. Westin extractor over induction hob with Wok burner. Weng wood breakfast bar. Tiled floor with underfloor heating.

Dining area

Front elevation double glazed window. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating.

Master Suite


Rear elevation double glazed window. Side elevation double glazed door to roof terrace. Tiled floor with underfloor heating. Storage cupboards.

Roof terrace

17' 2'' x 15' 4'' (5.23m x 4.67m)

Panoramic Sea views across Lyme Bay including Teignmouth & Exmouth. Tiling. Glass balustrades. Outdoor log burner. Power points.


13' 11'' x 12' 7'' (4.24m x 3.83m)

Rear elevation double glazed windows. Side elevation door to additional balcony. Sliding doors to roof terrace. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating.

Master bathroom

Glass panel across landing to enjoy sea views. Low level WC. Bidet. Wash hand basin with vanity unit. Large fitted dressing & beauty table. Glass panelled walk in shower with waterfall attachment. Sunken bath with adjoining window to enjoy sea views. Fitted mirror. Heated towel rails.

Dressing room

20' 5'' x 8' 2'' plus wardrobes(6.22m x 2.49m)

Two front elevation velux windows. Tiled floor with underfloor heating. Array of fitted wardrobes, shelving and hanging space. This room has more than enough space to be modified and used as a bedroom.

Lower ground floor hall

Stairs up. Under stair cupboard. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating.

Bedroom Two

15' 5'' x 17' 6'' (4.70m x 5.33m)

Rear elevation double glazed sliding doors to garden. Fitted wardrobe. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating.


Wash hand basin with vanity unit. Low level WC. Fitted mirror. Bath with shower over. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three

17' 3'' x 11' 3'' (5.25m x 3.43m)

Dressing area with fitted wardrobes. Rear elevation double glazed sliding door to garden. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating.


Large walk in shower with glass panel. Low level WC. Wash hand basin. Fitted mirror. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail.

Utility room

17' 3'' x 8' 0'' (5.25m x 2.44m)

Fitted storage cupboards. Side elevation double glazed window. Base units with sink and ingrained drainer. Plumbing for washing machine. Hanging rail and shelving. Door to garage. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating.

Double garage

18' 10'' x 19' 6'' (5.74m x 5.94m)

Side elevation double glazed window. Tiled flooring. Up and over electric garage door. Storage cupboard.


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Whidborne Avenue, Torquay, TQ1


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Torquay Station2.2 miles
  • Torre Station2.5 miles
  • Paignton Station3.8 miles
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HS Owen, Torquay

66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

HS Owen, Torquay

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