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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1

Guide Price £225,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Newly Built Holiday Cottage
  • Ideally located for Wellswood and Harbour
  • Holiday Home or Investment Potential
  • 2 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Underfloor Heating.
  • Courtyard & Parking

Full description

New build modern holiday home finished to a high standard, ideally situated between Wellswood and Torquay harbour. Lock up and leave holiday home or holiday letting potential, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen/dining room, sitting room, underfloor heating, courtyard & parking. EPC TBA

Situation - Located at the edge of the ever popular Wellswood on Lower Babbacombe Road, this contemporary holiday cottage is situated in the grounds of a listed Victorian Villa, Rutland Lodge, and is well positioned for easy access to the harbour, seafront, and the amenities of Wellswood Village. The property is within the Warberries conservation area on a pretty hillside setting, largely consisting of period villas in spacious grounds, amongst lush vegetation with the ambience of the French Riviera. Torquay is located in the heart of the English Riviera famed for its mild climate and clear waters with a mild south-facing aspect and miles of sandy beaches. The harbour, with its large marina, palm trees and subtropical gardens, elegant Georgian terraces, plus a myriad of bars and restaurants remains the most attractive area.

Torquay is well served with rail links to the major cities, the newly opened South Devon Link Road giving speedy access to the M5 motorway and airport at the Cathedral City of Exeter.

Description - This contemporary new build property forms one of three modern holiday cottages which are ideally situated between the sought after Wellswood area and the harbourside, allowing you to make the most of all Torquay has to offer. This modern holiday home has only just been completed with a high standard of finish throughout, and would make an ideal lock up and leave bolt hole by the sea, or even a holiday let investment property.

Accommodation - This fabulous and spacious cottage is situated in the grounds of one of Torquays Grade II listed villas. The light and bright accommodation is traditionally laid out over two levels. Entering across the front courtyard area you find yourself in the hall between the kitchen and sitting rooms, the ground floor has smart gloss tiled flooring for ease of maintenance, and with underfloor heating is warm underfoot. The kitchen has a range of cream units above and below wood effect work surfaces, with room for a dining table. An electric hob has an extractor over and electric oven below. There is space and plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine, and space for a freestanding fridge. The sitting room is of a good size and light and airy with a door out to the courtyard, stairs rise from here to the first floor. Between the kitchen and sitting room is a bathroom with new contemporary white suite and chrome fittings.

To the first floor are two double bedrooms, again bright rooms thanks to the large windows and vaulted ceilings with velux windows. Engineered oak flooring has been used throughout the first floor. A shower rooms serves the two bedrooms.

Garden & Grounds - To the front of the property is courtyard with space for a garden dining set. There is an allocated parking space in the parking area.

Services - Mains water, drainage, electricity. Electric heating.

Tenure - Leasehold

Agents Note - This property has been approved by the local planning authority for holiday use only. The new owner could apply to the local council for this restriction to be lifted to allow full residential use. However this is not guaranteed and would be at the new owners risk.

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

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

Directions - From Stags Torquay office and the harbour proceed up Torwood Street (A379) through the traffic lights becoming Babbacombe Road. After the shops and pedestrian crossing at Lisburn Square, 448 Babbacombe Road can be found shortly on the right.

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

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 October 2016


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