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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shiphay Lane, Torquay

Withdrawn from Market £368,000

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A charming four bedroom detached family home that has been lovingly modernised to a high standard. The property is located in the popular area of Shiphay close to both the Hospital and Grammar schools. It boasts an abundance of living space including a large bay fronted living room, bay fronted dining room and a spacious family room. The present owners have gone to great effort and expenditure to bring this home up to a premium standard with a stunning kitchen, two modern family bathrooms and a master en-suite. The property boasts a private gated entrance with extensive parking for multiple cars as well as a separate garage. It is truly a stunning home that offers everything the modern family would need.

The Accommodation
Upon entering the property you are greeted with a self enclosed vestibule which then accesses the hallway. From here you have access to the majority of the rooms on the ground floor and stairs that rise to the first floor. The lounge and dining room are both of a good size and are virtually open plan with a large archway connecting the two. Both of these rooms benefit from bay windows which ensures that plenty of natural light flows in and gives the space an airy feel. From the dining room you have open access to the kitchen which is one of the real features of the home. It has been designed in a very sleek and modern way maximising the space available. It is finished in a high gloss wood effect with beautiful contrasting high gloss cream tiled flooring. It comes with two mid-height ovens as well as induction hob and integrated fridge and dishwasher. It is designed to keep a crisp and flowing appearance with the integrated appliances blending into the rest of the units as well as a pull out bin and recycling drawer being kept firmly out of sight.
Also on the ground floor is a downstairs bathroom perfect for families, it encompasses a separate bath and shower as well as the necessary WC and wash hand basin. Again this room is finished to a high standard adhering to the very essence of this modern family residence. The final room accessed from the hallway is the family room which is of a good size and could be used as a separate lounge or snug, this room gives access to the utility room. The utility room is finished virtually to the same high standard as the kitchen with a variety of base units as well as a sink/drainer and space with plumbing for a washing machine. This room looks over the rear garden and has a side door providing direct access to the garden.

On the first floor the landing gives access to all four bedrooms as well as the family bathroom. The master bedroom is of a very good size with plenty of room for a large bed and lots of bedroom furniture, it then gives access via a subtle archway into the master en-suite. The en-suite is again decorated in a modern fashion and includes a shower cubicle as well as a WC and wash hand basin with vanity unit and wall mirror. Bedroom two is again a good sized double bedroom with lots of room for bedroom furniture. Bedrooms three and four are fairly similar in size with one to the front and one to the rear of the property, they would be classed as modest double bedrooms. The main family bathroom is for the most part finished with stunning tiling. It includes a white three-piece suite and has the added benefit of underfloor heating as well as a heated towel rail.

To the front of the property there is a large paved driveway accessed via wooden gates which wraps around to the right hand side. The front garden is enclosed with a wall and is laid primarily to a level lawned area. As the driveway extends to the right of the property there is a covered car port that goes directly onto the garage which is accessed with an up and over door.
At the rear of the house is a spacious garden split into three levels with the first being a good sized patio perfect for enjoying a BBQ and with plenty if space for garden furniture. Stairs then rise to the second tier which is a good sized level lawn and a pathway to the side that connects to a set of steps that then goes onto the third and final tier.

This detached family home is located in a sought after area of Torquay, close by to the Grammar Schools and Torbay Hospital. A local bus service runs nearby providing flexible transport to many different destinations and Torre Train Station is just 0.7 miles away. The local country pub 'The Devon Dumpling' is situated to the next road, providing a warm atmosphere and a great social scene. A local parade of shops and amenities are also close by including the popular Co-op and a post office.

Torquay is home to an array of picturesque landmarks and local attractions to include Living Coasts, Princess Theatre, Kents Cavern and the Model Village. A variety of beaches are on offer for both sun loungers or water sport enthusiasts with the power boat racing event occurring annually. The new South Devon Highway provides a faster route to the A38 with a journey time of approximately 30minutes to The Cathedral City of Exeter. 

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22 August 2017


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