St. Leonards, Exeter
- Guide Price £900,000 - £925,000
- Elegant Grade II Listed Regency Townhouse
- Flexible Accommodation Including Self Contained Apartment
- Stunning Kitchen/Family Room With Sun Terrace
- Garden Room
- Bright and Airy Sitting Room
- Five Bedrooms
- Delightful Private Rear Garden
- Residents Permit Parking
Marlborough Road is an outstanding period property, with a wealth of flexible living accommodation and four bedrooms, presented to an impeccable standard, and located in the highly sought-after St. Leonards area of Exeter.
Thought to date from around 1840, the house forms part of a terrace of several similar, attractive properties and features handsome whitewashed elevations, with sash windows and a splendid sun terrace at the front.
The accommodation is arranged over four levels and features an immaculate finish and high quality fittings throughout. The ground floor features the formal dining room and kitchen, connected by folding doors to create one stunning open-plan living space. The two rooms feature wide oak floorboards, while double doors lead from the
dining room to the sun terrace at the front. The kitchen has stylish shaker-style units in grey, white granite worktops and a range cooker. The ground floor also has a garden room to the rear,
overlooking the south east-facing garden, while the lower ground floor has a well-proportioned sitting room, with doors opening onto the sunken lower courtyard, a double bedroom, kitchen area and shower room. A further door provides access to the rear garden.
There is a further reception room on the first floor, with a cast-iron fireplace and two large sash windows, welcoming plenty of natural light. There is a double bedroom on the first floor and three further bedrooms (one arranged as a dressing room) on the second floor along with a family bathroom which features a role top bath and a separate shower unit.
St Leonard’s is one of the most prestigious addresses in Exeter and offers a unique city lifestyle living, being on the doorstep of the city centre and Magdalen Road and its parade of shops. The city centre is less than
a mile from the property and provides further shopping on the historic quayside with the nearby cities of Plymouth and Bristol offering more extensive choices.
The area has plenty of leisure activities to choose from such as tennis clubs, a walking group, football, rugby, horse riding, sailing, hiking the Jurassic Coast, fishing as well as access to three sandy beaches within 15 miles of the family home. There are excellent transport links and Exeter’s four mainline train stations are all within two miles of the property. Trains run to Bristol, Plymouth and London Paddington and Waterloo.
The A30 and M5 lead to the national motorway network providing convenient road links with Exeter Airport just over five miles away. The region is well served by good private and state schools such as St Leonard's C of E Primary School, Wynstream School and St Michael's CofE Primary Academy, all rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. The world-renowned University of Exeter is also less than two miles away from the property.
From Exeter city centre proceed along Topsham Road (A3015) after a short distance turn left onto Matford Lane, at the end of the road turn left onto Wonford Road and take the first right onto Marlborough Road and the property can be found on the right hand side.
St. Leonards, Exeter
NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
- St James Park Station0.8 miles
- Exeter Central Station0.8 miles
- Exeter St. Thomas Station0.9 miles
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