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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Newton Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2

Sold STC £325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Home and income opportunity
  • Versitile layout
  • 7 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Superbly placed for the hospital and local amenities and schools
  • Off street parking for multiple vehicles (6 plus) or caravan, mortor home or boat
  • Lovely rear gardens
  • Garage
  • Additional in house storage room
  • Well maintained and presented throughout

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Excellent opportunity to acquire a substantial, versatile well placed, by virtue of its proximity to the hospital, good schools and transport links, detached 7 bedroom property.

This former guest house has been in the same hands for over 22 years, providing the owners with a lovely spacious home plus a steady income.

This property due to its flexible layout can be used as a very large family home or home and income without compromising their own independence or could indeed accommodate two families comfortably.

Arranged over 3 levels within a 1930's style property at entrance level the accommodation comprises of entrance hall, kitchen breakfast room, good sized reception room (serving as lounge diner while students in residence), two bedrooms, bathroom and additional WC.

To the first floor can be found two further bedrooms and storage cupboard.

At garden level, a spacious hallway serves as a study area from which can be found two further bedrooms, the master bedroom in close proximity to a shower room and WC serving as a suite, a good sized store room and an elegant sitting room with French doors opening out onto a very private, level and sunny garden.

Outside the property benefits from a lawn garden to the rear, garage and off street parking for multiple vehicles substantial motor home, boat or caravan.

A significant and substantial property offering a number of opportunities and not to be missed.


Storm Porch

Entrance Hall
Entered via a double glazed door, benefits from laminate flooring and picture rail.  Stairs rise to the first floor and descend to garden level. Doors lead to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 3.79 x 3.50
Dual aspect double glazed window to the front and side aspects. The kitchen comprises of an extensive range of wall and base units with roll top work surfaces and ample appliance space complimenting the integrated 5 ring gas hob, overhead extractor hood and built in double oven.  Furthermore there is an inset multi bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with pull down mixer tap for food preparation. There is an attractive splash back and with enough space for a table and chairs making this a most practical family kitchen.

Living Room 5.18 x 3.14
Double glazed window to front aspect, television point, radiator, dado rail, coving, laminate floor and door leading out into utility.  This room is used and a lounge/diner.

Utility 3.87 x 1.01
Double glazed windows front, rear and side.  Work surface under which is space for a washing machine.


Comprised of a close coupled WC with and obscure double glazed window to the side aspect and tiling to both the walls and floor.


Obscure double glazed window to the rear aspect.  Suite comprises of a panel bath with shower over and glass screen, close coupled WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. The bathroom has tiling to the walls and floor and a towel radiator.

Bedroom One 3.29 x 2.22

Double glazed window to the rear aspect with a pleasant green outlook. There is a radiator and a modern vanity unit with waterfall tap.

Bedroom Two 3.70 x 3.30

Double glazed windows to both the side and the rear aspect, with a pleasant green outlook. There is a radiator and a modern vanity unit with waterfall tap.

Stairs Rise to:

First Floor Landing
Double glazed window within a dormer to the rear aspect with a pleasant outlook, storage cupboard and doors to:

Bedroom Three 3.77 (max) x 3.13 (max) Irregular shaped room
Dormer to the front aspect with double glazed window, radiator anda modern vanity unit with waterfall tap.

Bedroom Four 3.15 (max) x 3.47 (max) Irregular shaped room
Dormer to the front aspect with double glazed window, radiator and a modern vanity unit with waterfall tap.

From Entrance Hall Stairs Descend to:

Garden Level - Offering annexe opportunity given separate external access and space available

Spacious Hallway

Measuring 8.37 x 1.45 currently used as a study area by our vendor.  This in turn splits left and right from which the master bedroom suite can be found, the living room and further external entrance allowing independent access.

Store Room  2.99 x 1.67

Bedroom Five 4.39 x 2.72
Double glazed windows to the side and rear elevation overlooking the  gardens, radiator.

Shower Room

Suite comprises of a close coupled WC, pedestal wash hand basin set into a vanity unit and shower cubicle with obscure double glazed window to the side aspect. The shower room further benefits from being tiled both to the walls and floor.

Bedroom Six 3.11 x 2.35
Double glazed window side aspect, radiator and a modern vanity unit with waterfall tap.

Bedroom Seven 3.76 x 3.39
Double glazed window to side aspect, radiator and vanity unit.

Living Room 5.59 x 4.67

Stunning room by virtue of the French doors opening directly onto the garden.  Further double glazed window to the rear aspect and a most useful storage cupboard. The room further benefits from a living flame gas fire and dado rail.

Front Garden
Peeling off from the Main drive and providing the first off street parking area on gravel by the front door. Shielded by mature hedge. Steps to the front door with a storm porch.

Main Drive

A major benefit to the this property is the amount and accessibility of off street parking. In addition to two plus spaces in from of the property, the main drive will comfortably accommodate many more vehicles or a substantial motor home, boat or caravan. At the end of the drive can be found the garage.

Garage 5.40 x 3.10

Electrically operated up and over door and benefiting from light and power with a personal door leading onto the rear garden.

Rear Garden
Beautiful rear garden, starting with a good sized patio area right outside the garden level living room French doors. The remainder of the garden comprises of a well kept lawn and a further elevated gravel area which in turn leads to the personal door to the garage. The rear garden is comprehensively enclosed by a high level fence.

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23 June 2016


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