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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Shiphay, Torquay

Sold by Us £255,000

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Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION This MATURE SEMI-DETACHED HOUSE was constructed by Messrs Lloyd Builders in the 1930s, a company of high repute, and we now have the pleasure to bring this character home to the market for the first time in over sixty years. Many features typical of the property's era have been retained including exposed oak strip flooring in the dining room, stained glass leaded light detailing to the entrance and fireplaces. The plot occupies a corner position affording a wide frontage, side patio and further level rear garden with vegetable patch.

The property is enviably positioned within easy reach of a host of highly regarded schools including Shiphay Academy, Sherwell Valley Primary School and Torquay's Grammar Schools whilst Torbay Hospital is found within a mile distance. Access onto the new South Devon Highway is also easily accessible, ideal for those commuting toward the regional city of Exeter or beyond.  

ENTRANCE PORCH Arched PVCu double glazed entrance door with sidescreen windows opens into the Entrance Porch with tiled floor and obscure double glazed inner door featuring the original stained glass leaded light toplights and sidescreens leading to the:- 

RECEPTION HALL Picture rails, radiator and understairs cupboard housing the fuse board and meters. 

DINING ROOM 13' 7" x 12' 2" (4.16m x 3.73m) Featuring the original oak flooring and tiled fireplace. Picture rails, radiator and PVCu double glazed bay window with stained leaded light toplights. 

SITTING ROOM 15' 9" x 10' 10" (4.81m x 3.32m) Original tiled fireplace with hardwood surround and mantel featuring display and storage niches, gas fire and back boiler. Radiator and PVCu double glazed door with matching sidescreens opening to the rear garden. 

KITCHEN 11' 3" x 7' 3" (3.45m x 2.22m) Fitted with a range of units and roll edged working surfaces with complementary tiled splashbacks and inset sink unit. Fitted Whirlpool oven with four ring gas hob and filter hood over, under unit provisions for washing machine, fridge and freezer. Larder cupboard with fitted shelving, single glazed window overlooking the garden and glazed door to:- 

SIDE LOBBY with two single glazed windows and matching door giving access to the side elevation and provisions for tumble dryer.

From the Reception Hall the original staircase with oak newel post and handrails rises to the generous FIRST FLOOR LANDING with double glazed window and picture rails. 

BEDROOM 1 16' 8" x 11' 4" (5.10m x 3.47m) PVCu double glazed bay window with stained leaded toplights, original tiled bedroom electric fire (not in working order), radiator and fitted wardrobes with top cupboards. 

BEDROOM 2 13' 6" x 10' 8" (4.12m x 3.27m) PVCu double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, original tiled bedroom electric fire (unsure if in working order), picture rails and fitted wardrobes, one housing the immersion cylinder. 

BEDROOM 3 8' 2" x 6' 9" (2.50m x 2.08m) PVCu double glazed window with leaded stained toplight, picture rails and radiator. 

BATHROOM Modern white suite of panelled bath, corner shower cubicle, vanity unit and close coupled WC. Fully tiled walls, chrome heated towel rail, loft access hatch, extractor fan and two obscure PVCu double glazed windows. 

OUTSIDE The rear garden is fully enclosed with fenced boundaries with central lawn and rear vegetable patch. Outside WC. To the side of the property is a PATIO. Lawned front garden with mature rose bushes and shrubs. To the front of the property is a brick pillared concrete driveway with parking for one vehicle leading to the:- 

GARAGE with up and over door, power, lighting, side window and personal door. 

COUNCIL TAX BAND 'D' (Torbay Council). 

DIRECTIONS: SAT NAV: TQ2 7DH. From our office turn left and head down Manor Road. Turn right at the traffic lights and continue along Westhill Road to the bottom of the hill. At the roundabout bear left, passing the Esso/Tesco garage. Turn right into Penny's Hill, blending into Cricketfield Road. At the roundabout continue straight across into Old Woods Hill. At the bottom get in the right hand lane, at traffic lights to turn right into Shiphay Lane. Take the first turning right into Summerfield Road and Lloyd Avenue is the first turning on the left, continue up the hill and around the central green and No.37 will appear on your right hand side.  

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