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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1

Guide Price £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Newly Built Holiday Cottage
  • Holiday Let Investment Opportunity
  • Ideally located for Wellswood and Harbour
  • Finished to a High Standard
  • 2 Bedrooms (Master En Suite)
  • Impressive Open Plan Reception Space
  • Underfloor Heating.
  • Balcony
  • Parking

Full description

Newly build modern holiday home ideally situated between Wellswood and Torquay harbour. Holiday let investment opportunity, or lock up and leave bolt hole, finished to a high standard, 2 bedrooms (master en suite), impressive open plan reception space, underfloor heating, balcony, parking.

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 is the largest of three modern holiday cottages ideally situated between the sought after Wellswood area and the harbourside, allowing you to make the most of all Torquay has to offer. This contemporary holiday home has only just been completed with a high standard of finish throughout, it would make an ideal bolt hole by the sea, or even a holiday let investment property. The adjoining properties are also available.

Accommodation - This is the largest of three cottages situated in the grounds of one of Torquays Grade II listed villas. The accommodation is of reverse level design over two floors. From the hallway stairs rise to the first floor and an impressive open plan reception space. A high vaulted ceiling adds to the feeling of space and light, with an exposed central glulam beam. To one end of the room is the sitting area with the end wall glazed to the apex with doors leading to a balcony allowing lots of light in and views over the surrounding area. At the other end is the kitchen with a comprehensive range of cream fronted storage units over and under the work surface with electric hob with extractor over, plus space and plumbing for a dishwasher, fridge and washing machine.
The two double bedrooms are on the ground floor, The master bedroom has windows looking to the front and an en suite shower room. There is a second shower room off the hallway which serves bedroom 2.

Garden & Grounds - To the front of the property is a gravelled area where there is an allocated parking space.

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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