5 bedroom detached house for sale

New Road, Teignmouth

Offers in Region of £725,000

Property Description

Key features

  • AN ELEGANT DETACHED VICTORIAN VILLA IN A GOOD POSITION WITH SEA VIEWS FROM THE UPPER FLOOR
  • EXTENSIVE AND VERSATILE ACCOMMODATION WITH MANY CHARACTER FEATURES
  • FOUR PRINCIPAL RECEPTION ROOMS
  • EXCELLENT 31FT KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
  • STUDY, TWO CLOAKROOMS AND UTILITY
  • MASTER BEDROOM WITH EN-SUITE AND SOUTH FACING BALCONY
  • FOUR FURTHER BEDROOMS, ONE EN-SUITE
  • FAMILY BATHROOM
  • DELIGHTFUL SOUTH FACING GARDENS
  • AMPLE PARKING, GARAGE & SUMMERHOUSE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION Magnolia occupies a superb south facing plot within a popular residential area, close to local amenities and schools and around one mile from Teignmouth town centre, the promenade and beach. Teignmouth is a popular resort positioned on the lovely South Devon coastline, approximately 13 miles from the cathedral city and county town of Exeter. There is a fine promenade with sandy beaches, including a classic crescent of imposing Georgian buildings. There are boating opportunities on the estuary and the "back beach" has a good selection of pubs and restaurants in a superb marine setting. The town has a wide variety of independent shops and cafes, along with a Waitrose supermarket and several excellent public houses. There is a further supermarket on the west side of the town, along with a recently opened theatre and bowling club close to the sea front. Teignmouth has several primary schools, along with a well-regarded secondary school/Community College, which is an easy walk away from Magnolia, as is Trinity School, being a private school offering both primary and secondary education. There is also a mainline railway station offering a direct link to London Paddington. The junction to the A380 via the B3192 is just under 5-miles away, which can be used to access the A38 and the M5, offering an easy commute to Exeter and beyond.
 

DESCRIPTION Magnolia is an elegant and highly appealing detached Victorian villa with substantial accommodation arranged over three levels. The south facing façade has wonderful double bays with two feature balconies. The well proportioned and versatile living spaces are rich in character and charm and retain many lovely features with light and appealing rooms, high ceilings, feature fireplaces and ornate cornices etc. As well as being a large family home, Magnolia lends itself to a variety of configurations and could very easily provide cross-generational living or the possibility of home and income. There is a welcoming reception hall with cloakroom and an elegant turning staircase, along with three reception rooms, a study and a utility at ground floor level. To the lower ground floor there is a spacious living/dining room, along with a large kitchen/breakfast room, expansive under house stores and a cloakroom/WC. To the first floor there are five well proportioned bedrooms with two en-suite shower rooms, along with the family bathroom and separate WC. From the upper floors, on the south side of the house good views are enjoyed, particularly from the top floor where there are breath-taking outlooks, taking in parts of the town and towards the sea and across Labrador Bay towards Babbacombe. Outside there is a most appealing, large and enclosed south facing garden with various seating areas, mature lawns and areas of bedding with inter-connecting pathways, a pergola walkway, a raised summerhouse and courtyard. Additional there is driveway parking and a garage with undercroft/store. 

ACCOMMODATION From the entrance courtyard/parking area, the entrance door is approached with feature mosaic tiled step, and outside coach light. The wide panel and part glazed entrance door opens to.... 

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE With high ceiling with central rose and ornate cornice. Dado height tiling, wood block flooring and a Cloakroom/WC. From the vestibule a glazed inner door open to.... 

RECEPTION HALL A wonderful and welcoming entrance space with a feature moulded arch, cornices to the ceilings and an elegant turning staircase with a feature high level windows above rises to the first floor. There is a walk-in well proportioned cloaks cupboard/store and feature panel doors to the principal rooms. A lobby area has secondary stairs which rise to the first floor and further stairs which descend to the lower ground floor. 

MORNING ROOM (Currently in use as a bedroom). A beautiful reception room with high ceiling, an ornate cornice and picture rail. There is a walk in splayed uPVC double glazed bay window overlooking the rear garden and having views beyond. Feature fireplace. 

DRAWING ROOM Another stylish and elegant room with picture rail and ceiling ornate cornice. There are feature plaster wall mouldings and an attractive fireplace with Queen Anne style surround. A walk in splayed uPVC double glazed bay window has views over the rear garden with glimpses of the sea beyond. uPVC double glazed French doors lead out onto one of two balconies, which sit on the south elevation of the house with mosaic tiles and feature ironwork balustrade.  

STUDY A good home-working space being a dual aspect room with two uPVC double glazed windows, cornice to ceiling, picture rail. 

SITTING ROOM/SNUG A pleasant room sitting at the back of the house with a uPVC double glazed window overlooking the street scene. 

UTILITY ROOM A useful and practical space with a side facing uPVC double glazed window, panelled walls and fitted floor and wall mounted units with an area of roll edge work surface with inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit. Under-surface space for an automatic washing machine and two full height shelved cupboards. A wall mounted Worcester boiler supplies gas fired central heating. 

LOWER GROUND FLOOR HALLWAY Cornice to ceiling, shelved recess, and access to a well proportioned walk-in store and a large cellar room. An arch opens to a REAR HALLWAY with cornice to ceiling, a quarry tiled floor and a panel and feature coloured glass door opening to the garden. 

LIVING /DINING ROOM An appealing space with these lower ground floor rooms having a different but equal charm and character to the upper floor. A uPVC double glazed bay window overlooks the wonderful, well stocked rear garden. Timber effect laminate flooring. A fireplace has an ornate surround, mantle over and a raised hearth with inset log burning stove. Two side facing uPVC double glazed windows. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM A spacious room with a rustic farmhouse-style charm having ceramic floor tiles. In the breakfast area a uPVC double glazed bay window with inset French doors overlooks and opens onto the rear gardens. The kitchen area is comprehensive fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted units with timber cupboard and drawer fronts, extensive areas of roll edge worksurface with complementary tiled surrounds and an inset one and a quarter bowl stainless steel sink unit. Space for a Rangemaster-style stove with filter over and space for an American style fridge freezer. Recessed spotlights to the ceiling, further feature lighting. 

Also to the lower ground floor there is a LOBBY/STORE AREA that opens to a CLOAKROOM/WC. 

FIRST FLOOR  

LANDINGS To the first floor there is a large, part galleried principal landing with cornice to ceiling as well as a mezzanine landing with a feature plaster moulded arch and a further rear landing with a uPVC double opaque glazed window. From these landings feature panelled doors open to the principal upper floor rooms. Leading off the mezzanine there is also a large STORE/AIRING CUPBOARD with light and hanging rails. 

BEDROOM 1 A sumptuous and appealing master bedroom suite with a large uPVC double glazed splayed bay window having truly breathtaking views across parts of the town towards the mouth of the Teign Estuary, a local coastal landmark known as The Ness and across Labrador Bay towards Babbacombe and the Orestone. uPVC double glazed French doors lead out onto the second balcony with mosaic tiling and a feature ironwork balustrade. There are ceiling cornices and a moulded arch denoting the main bedroom and dressing room spaces. Picture rail and a walk-in wardrobe/store.  

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM Fitted with a three piece suite with tiled surrounds comprising of a pedestal wash hand basin, a WC and a tiled shower cubicle. mirror and shaver light. 

BEDROOM 2 Another appealing large room with a splayed uPVC double glazed bay window having good views across parts of the town towards the sea, similar to those described in bedroom 1. Feature fireplace with a carved surround and mantle over. Cornice to ceiling and picture rail. 

BEDROOM 3 A well proportioned double bedroom with a side facing uPVC double glazed window having some outlook and a picture rail. 

BEDROOM 4 uPVC double glazed window with some outlook, picture rail, feature fireplace with a carved surround, mantle over and cast iron inset.  

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM With a three piece suite comprising of a pedestal wash hand basin, a tiled shower cubicle and a WC. Picture rail. 

Leading off the mezzanine there is a.... 

SEPARATE WC uPVC double opaque glazed window, feature dado height tiling, WC, wall mounted wash hand basin. 

BEDROOM 5 Side facing uPVC double glazed window with some outlook, built in cupboard, picture rail. 

FAMILY BATHROOM A good sized room with a uPVC double glazed window and an attractive modern suite comprising of a deep panel Whirlpool-style bath with mixer set and a pedestal wash hand basin. Feature dado height tiling. Fireplace with cast iron inset and mantle over. Ladder-style radiator/towel rail and shelved cupboard/medicine cabinet along with an airing cupboard with slatted shelving and small radiator. 

OUTSIDE: From New Road, cast iron gates with feature pillars open to the entrance courtyard/parking area, being part paved and part laid to gravel with raised beds beside and mature evergreen trees. In this area there is a gated access to steps, which in turn open to the main expanse of garden. The enclosed south facing rear gardens are a truly outstanding feature of this wonderful property. Immediately behind the house there is a part paved seating area, being a lovely place for al-fresco dining/outside entertaining. Beyond this the area the grounds are principally laid to lawn with numerous areas of well stocked bedding and meandering paved pathways running through. There is a feature area of lower garden laid to gravel, along with various mature trees and a pergola walkway leads to steps up to a summerhouse. There are various additional areas of raised garden and an ornamental pond. Leading off the gardens there is a courtyard area with an adjoining raised paved area. This area also opens to a useful open store that sits below the GARAGE, which is accessed from New Road. 

 


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Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (0.7 mi)
  • Dawlish (2.2 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (3.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (0.7 mi)
  • Dawlish (2.2 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dart & Partners, Teignmouth

12 The Triangle, Teignmouth, TQ14 8AT

01626 919049 Local call rate

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