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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Old Torwood Road, Torquay

Withdrawn from Market £260,000

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Guide price £260,000 - £270,000
Situated in a stunning development of fourteen apartments, ideally positioned for both Torquay Harbour Side and Wellswood Village, is this beautifully presented apartment of quality design and finish. This chic and sophisticated property has been built to offer total luxury with an outstanding fully fitted kitchen combined with an open plan living/dining room opening out onto the private, dual aspect balcony. Of outstanding contemporary design, the apartment has five years remaining of the Architects Certificate and offers both lift and stair access to each floor. Set behind secure electric gates it also boasts off street parking, a master ensuite and two double bedrooms.

The Accommodation
Situated to the second floor the apartment has pedestrian access with an intercom telephone system and vehicular access through remote controlled electric gates. The well tended to communal landings are exemplary, with soft furnishings to each floor for residents to enjoy gazing out over the grounds and its surroundings through full height windows. There is both lift and stair access to all floors including to the undercover parking level on the ground floor. Here there is also a storage area designated to this apartment with key code access to the room.

Making your way into the spacious reception hall of the apartment you have access to all principal rooms as well as a built-in double cloaks cupboard housing the 'Potterton' combination boiler. To your immediate left you are lead through into the impressive open plan kitchen/dining/living room. Over 33ft in length, this room offers excellent design and size. The modern kitchen comes fully fitted with a range of appliances to include a fridge/freezer, a washer/dryer and a dishwasher, of which has never been used before. It is also fitted with a built-in eye-level double oven and grill and a four-ring ceramic hob with central extractor hood over. Contemporary style wall and base units are positioned to three sides with contrasting work tops over extending to provide a useful breakfast bar, dividing the kitchen from the living/dining room. Finishing touches include under cupboard lighting and gloss white horizontal feature tiling to the splashbacks. The living/dining room has plenty of space for a dining area capable of accommodating a reasonable sized table and chairs and additional furniture. The living room boasts a double glazed sliding door with matching side screens, allowing for a superb degree of natural light to flood this impressive room, opening out onto the private balcony. Laid with artificial grass to the floor, the enclosed balcony is dual aspect allowing for a fabulous outlook over the surrounding area and beautiful grounds below.

Making your way back into the reception hall you will have access to the master bedroom. This double room is positioned to the front aspect with plenty of space for a double bed and additional bedroom furniture. A double glazed window to the front elevation allows for plenty of natural light, and a door leads you into the sizeable ensuite shower room. The shower room is a modern three-piece suite to include a double walk-in shower cubicle with a glass screen and a mains shower above. The wash hand basin sits within a wonderful vanity unit, offering an excellent choice of storage cupboards below and an illuminated vanity mirror above. It is also fitted with a concealed cistern WC and a chrome ladder style heated towel radiator with an obscure double glazed window to the front elevation. Being a good-size, there is also space for some additional bathroom furniture if required. Making your way further into the property you will find the main bathroom. A three-piece white suite it comprises of a panelled bath with a glass screen and shower above, a concealed cistern WC and a wash hand basin set within a vanity unit with cupboards below. There is also a vanity mirror above with illumination and a shaver socket. The bathroom is finished with quality feature tiling to the walls, an obscure double glazed window to the side elevation and a chrome ladder style heated towel rail. Adjacent to the bathroom, you will find bedroom two. A fantastic sized double room with a superb amount of space for a double bed and an array of bedroom furniture.

The property boasts an allocated undercover parking space with a remote controlled electric gated entrance. There are also visitor parking spaces for guests accessed via the intercom system. The truly delightful and tranquil communal gardens are mainly laid to lawn with wonderful flower bed borders and a variety of seating areas with benches in place for residents to enjoy their surroundings.

This exclusive development occupies a fantastic position with a range of amenities close by. The highly regarded shops, cafes and restaurants of Wellswood Village are a short stroll away, as well as Torquay Harbour Side with the Town Centre beyond. Torwood Gardens is situated to the end of the road offering an ideal haven for an evening stroll or picnics in the summer months. Local bus services run nearby providing flexible transport to many different destinations and Torquay Train Station is just along the seafront. Kents Cavern is a popular local attraction and is also located nearby.

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.
Agents Note: This is a leasehold property with a remaining period of 199 years from 2016. Pets are permitted with permission from the management company. Further lease information can be provided upon request.

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