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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Whidborne Avenue, Torquay, Devon

Sold STC £745,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Sea Views in Two Directions
  • Remodelled & Refurbished to a High Standard
  • Spacious & Light Open Plan Reception Rooms
  • 4 or 5 Bedrooms (4 with Luxury En Suites)
  • Garden
  • Driveway Parking & Garage

Full description

A beautifully remodelled & refurbished family home with lovely coastal views. Beautiful sea views in two directions, recently remodelled with a spacious light and bright open plan living space, 5 bedrooms (4 with luxury en suites), 2 balconies, garden, driveway parking & garage. EPC Band C.

Situation - Located on Whidborne Avenue, one of the most sought after roads in the area due to the stunning coastal views available, as well as the quiet ambience it offers, being located a short distance from Torquay's town centre and harbourside. The boutique shops, restaurants and cafes of Wellswood are close by and access to stunning coastal walks and scenery are within easy reach.
Torquay provides a wonderful quality of life for its residents with excellent shopping, waterside restaurants, a theatre and bars. The deep water marina provides excellent mooring facilities. Torbay benefits from a full range of well-respected state and independent schools including the boys and girls Grammar Schools
The picturesque coastal town of Dartmouth is nearby and the Cathedral city of Exeter is now only a short commute thanks to the newly opened South Devon Link Road. There are mainline rail links from Torquay through Newton Abbot to London Paddington.

Description - This modern home is beautifully presented throughout as most of it is actually new with the building having been meticulously added to, renovated and converted over the last two years to be transformed into an up to the minute luxurious house with cutting edge wow factor, designed for contemporary living. Mandalay has two large South West facing balconies with glorious sea and woodland views which flood the house with light. Concertina doors allow the views to really become a feature of the rooms. With four luxurious en suite bathrooms, new kitchen / living area perfect for entertaining, three levels of adaptable space amounting to 2818 Sq.ft. Which can be organised for more reception rooms or left as bedrooms as required. Gorgeous balconies, gardens and terraces, plenty of parking and garage all set in a wonderful residential address overlooking the coastline makes Mandalay the perfect family home or holiday bolthole near the sea.

Accommodation - The property is entered from the drive through impressive double doors to the entrance hall where you immediately get a sense of the light and space this property offers. A short flight of stairs leads up to the second floor and the large open plan reception area with vaulted ceiling. This level is loosely split into a stylish kitchen, dining area and sitting area. From the sitting room you get fabulous sea views through the concertina doors and across the balcony towards Tor Bay in one direction and Babbacombe Bay in the other. This level could be divided into separate areas if required.
To the first floor are two large bedrooms both with luxury en suite facilities, the master also having access to a balcony with stunning views taking in Tor Bay and Meadfoot Beach. The study is on this floor which could be used as a 5th bedroom if required.
The lower ground floor has 2 further bedrooms both of which have en suite facilities, bedroom 3 has a patio door leading to a terrace with the gardens beyond. There are several useful storage rooms on this level as well as a utility room.

Garden & Grounds - To the front of the property is a tarmacked driveway with two entrances leading to the garage with automated door. Steps lead down to the terraced front garden with raised beds, shrubs and trees. A path leads to a door giving direct access to the study. The rear garden is bounded by walling and is planted with trees and shrubs, there is a level area of lawn and a pond, a terrace is accessed from bedroom 3 via patio doors.

Services - Mains Water Electricity and Drainage. Gas Central Heating. Underfloor heating to top floor.

Local Authority - Torbay District Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR.Tel: 01803 201 201. E-mail:

Viewing Arrangement - Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 200160.

Directions - From Stags Office & the harbour proceed up Torwood Street onto Babbacombe Road and turn right at Wellswood onto Ilsham Road. Proceed down Ilsham Road and take a left onto Ilsham Marine Drive, turn right onto Thatcher Avenue and right onto Whidborne Avenue.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
10 April 2016


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