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St Marychurch, Torquay

Added on 03/04/2021
John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

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  • EPC - B

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Tenure: Leasehold

DESCRIPTION Forming part of a select modern development close to the heart of St Marychurch, this GARDEN LEVEL APARTMENT enjoys a spacious design with the principal room opening onto a patio and overlooking the walled communal garden. The property is tastefully presented with neutral colour schemes, and the benefit of a private allocated parking space to the front approach.

St Marychurch is one of Torquay's most desirable districts, with the development standing just a short, level saunter to the vibrant pedestrianised shopping precinct. A few minutes walk away is the picturesque Babbacombe Downs where the renowned funicular railway takes passengers between the Downs and shingle beach of Oddicombe below, and neighbouring Babbacombe Beach. A host of leisure clubs are equally accessible locally including Torquay Golf Club, Babbacombe Corinthian Sailing Club and bowls and tennis clubs a short, level walk at nearby Cary Park.  

SELLERS' INSIGHT "My brother and sister-in-law bought the apartment for a lifestyle change to Devon, and the apartment gave them everything they needed and more. St Marychurch is a beautiful part of Torquay, one of the rare level areas amongst seven hills, with shops and beauty spots on the doorstep. The neighbours have all been wonderful and there is a real sense of community within the development."  

STEP INSIDE A secure communal entrance with tiled floor leads to a private entrance door opening to the spacious RECEPTION HALL with oak flooring and two generous storage cupboards. The SITTING/DINING ROOM featuring the oak flooring, picture window and sliding patio door opening to the private patio and communal lawned garden. The KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM is fitted with a range of white high gloss fronted units and low profile quartz worktops with matching upstands and inset sink unit. Integrated Neff appliances consisting of electric oven, four ring gas hob with canopy filter hood over, washer/dryer machine, slimline dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Retractable larder cupboard, GlowWorm gas fired boiler, porcelain tiled floor, LED plinth lighting, window to the side. BEDROOM 1 with picture window and range of modern fitted furniture. EN-SUITE with corner shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. Heated towel rail, porcelain tiled floor and picture window. BEDROOM 2 with picture window and range of modern fitted furniture. BATHROOM with panelled bath with shower attachment taps, wash hand basin and WC. Heated towel rail, porcelain tiled floor and window. 

STEP OUTSIDE Private patio directly outside the principal room. Communal Lawned gardens, fully enclosed with natural stone walled and fenced boundaries, for the enjoyment of all residents. Allocated Parking Space, No.8.  

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Gas Central Heating & Double Glazing
Length of Lease - 999 years from 2014
Service Charge - £1,260.26 per annum, includes Building Insurance
Council Tax Band - D (Torbay Council) 

LOCATION Torquay is nestled on the warm South Devon coast being one of three towns along with Paignton and Brixham which form the natural east facing harbour of Torbay, sheltered from the English Channel. Torbay's wide selection of stunning beaches, picturesque coastline, mild climate and recreational facilities reinforce why it has rightfully earned the renowned nickname of the English Riviera. 

TORQUAY IS WELL CONNECTED By Train: Torquay Train Station has some direct lines to London Paddington and Birmingham and is just one stop from the main line Newton Abbot.

By Air: Exeter Airport provides both UK and international flights.

By Sea: Torquay Marina provides a safe haven for boats in all weathers, sheltered from the prevailing south-westerly winds.

Regional Cities of Exeter & Plymouth approximately 22 miles and 32 miles respectively. Magnificent Dartmoor National park approximately 12 miles. 

DIRECTIONS SAT NAV: TQ1 3JT. From our office turn left at the traffic lights then first left at the Memorial Statue into St Marychurch Road. Continue down the road and No.178 will be found on your right hand side about half way along.  



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St Marychurch, Torquay

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Torre Station1.1 miles
  • Torquay Station1.6 miles
  • Paignton Station3.6 miles
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John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

Company History

John Lake are a Torquay-based Estate Agents specialising in property in the heart of the English Riviera.

Since 1978

Torbay's leading independent estate agents

Established by John and Eve Lake in 1978, our company has grown to become one of Torbay's most respected and leading independent estate agents, priding ourselves on our professional approach, extensive local knowledge and an unrivalled service to our clients. Our dedicated te

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