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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cliff Road | Livermead

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Tenure: Freehold

Morven House is a delightful 1930's character home set in a generous plot on a sought after headland position (see photo). The attractive property combines modern living with character features with a generous reception hall, Lounge over 20' overlooking the gardens to rear, separate dining room and stylish kitchen with utility off. The inviting accommodation has 4 bedrooms (one en-suite) and a family bathroom. The plot offers total privacy to the rear and gardens extend to all sides with formal lawns, vegetable plot and an abundance of evergreen shrubs, bushes trees and screening. There is an attached garage and plentiful off road parking.

The property also features an additional garden level room (detached form the property) which is currently utilised as a bedroom with en-suite shower and a kitchenette. This room is suitable for a variety of uses including home office/annexe/hobby room/garden room/home&income etc. 

SITUATION Torbay has a busy harbour, palm-lined promenade and international marina coupled with a mild winter climate. This area was dubbed the English Riviera in the Victorian era and offers a strong continental feel. Along Torbay's 22 miles of coastline are award-winning beaches and coves. Institute Beach is a stones throw away from the property and accessed via Cliff Road. Livermead Sands beach, a popular spot for water sports including sailing, kayaking, water-skiing and kite-surfing is within a stroll.

For those wishing to explore, Torquay is the perfect base: Dartmouth and Totnes are both a little under 10 miles away, while Exeter with plenty of big name shopping and international airport lies approximately 30 miles away, also accessible by train from the nearby Torquay Station


RECESSED VERANDA STYLE ENTRANCE PORCH 12' 11" x 4' 6" (3.94m x 1.37m) With terracotta tiled floor, exposed brick work. Outside lantern. Timber door with lead inset to  

SPACIOUS ENTRANCE HALL 15' 10" maximum x 12' 11" maximum (4.83m x 3.94m) With stained timber flooring. Stairs to first floor. Timber stained lead inset windows to front aspect. 

GROUND FLOOR W.C With further understairs storage recess. Close coupled dual flush W.C. Timber effect flooring. Wall hung wash hand basin. Partly tiled walls. Cloaks storage space. High level storage cupboard. 

LOUNGE 20' 09" x 15' 09" maximum into bay (6.32m x 4.8m) A generous extended room with coved ceiling, twin light points. uPVC double glazed windows to side and to front overlooking the attractive gardens. Double radiator, single radiator. Chimney breast with solid fuel stove to surround and mantle. T.V aerial point. Large additional bay window with uPVC double glazed doors opening to the delightful private and enclosed rear garden. 

DINING ROOM 16' 08" maximum x 13' 11" (5.08m x 4.24m) With papered painted ceiling, coving, light fitment. Chimney breast. Picture rails. Open grate cast iron fire with decorative mantle surround. Twin stain lead inset windows to side, uPVC double glazed bay window overlooking the attractive front garden. 

KITCHEN 12' 10" x 12' 06" (3.91m x 3.81m) With smooth painted ceiling, down spotlighting. Timber work surfaces to four walls with comprehensive range of Shaker style drawers, cupboards under and further range of matching wall mounted units with single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over and twin uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the attractive rear gardens. Matching wall mounted units. Five burner Rangemaster cooker. Recess, plumbing for dishwasher. Samsung American style fridge/freezer with further larder store surrounding. Timber effect flooring. Opening to 

INTERNAL LOBBY With recessed shelving, further door with step down to 

UTILITY 8' 10" x 6' 05" (2.69m x 1.96m) With smooth painted ceiling. Roll edge timber effect work surfaces to one wall. Recess, plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Cloaks hanging space. Wall mounted Worcester combi boiler for gas central heating and domestic hot water on demand. uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Storage cabinet. Door to garden. Built-in double storage cupboard with gas meter and electric consumer unit. 

From lobby door to 

GARAGE 17' 01" x 9' 0" (5.21m x 2.74m) With white washed internal brick work. Up and over door. Light and power connected. Two single glazed windows to side. Work bench. Fitted storage cabinets. 

FIRST FLOOR With half landing to  

BEDROOM 2 19' 04" x 14' 01" (5.89m x 4.29m) A Generous room with triple aspect overlooking the delightful attractive gardens with two uPVC double glazed windows to front and further uPVC double glazed windows to side with radiator under overlooking part of the coastline towards Torquay. Generous built-in double wardrobe. Further double radiator. Light, bright airy room connecting to 

EN-SUITE 8' 09" x 6' 04" (2.67m x 1.93m) With papered coved ceilings, light fitment. Timber effect flooring. Vanity style wash hand basin, double cupboard under. Close coupled dual flush W.C. uPVC double glazed window overlooking the delightful rear garden. Further uPVC double glazed window to side. Chrome towel rail. Quadrant shower enclosure. 

LANDING 19' 05" x 6' 10" (5.92m x 2.08m) With picture rail, painted ceiling, pendant light point. 

MASTER BEDROOM 21'11" (6.68m) reducing to 19' 04" x 13' 10" (5.89m x 4.22m) With papered ceiling, picture rails. Radiator. uPVC double glazed bay window to front aspect with views towards Torquay coastline, further two uPVC double glazed windows overlooking the garden to side. 

BEDROOM 3 14' 0" x 13' 04" (4.27m x 4.06m) into bay reducing to 10'09" (3.28m) With papered ceiling, picture rails. uPVC double glazed window to side. Radiator. uPVC double glazed window overlooking the attractive rear garden. 

BEDROOM 4 12' 11" x 12' 07" (3.94m x 3.84m) With smooth painted ceiling, coving. Radiator. uPVC double glazed window overlooking the delightful rear garden with views over the surrounding area. 

BATHROOM 12'05" (3.78m) to shower enclosure reducing to 9' 04" x 8' 06" (2.84m x 2.59m) With hatch access to roof space, spot cluster. Roll edge bath with mixer tap over, shower coupling. Close coupled dual flush W.C. Wall hung wash hand basin. Heated chrome towel rail. Painted panelling to dad height. Shower enclosure with shower head, extractor over. Double glazed window to front aspect with views over the attractive gardens. 

DETACHED ANNEXE ROOM Details to follow.

OUTSIDE The property stands in a delightful headland in a sought after, desirable area of Torquay within minutes walk of the sea front. The property is set at the head of a cul-de-sac and entrance via a sweeping driveway approximately 64ft with further gravelled parking for two vehicles, turning space standing in front of the garage. Remaining area to the front fans out to the property with shaped lawns either side with a variety of shrubs, bushes and complete privacy with hedging, palm trees and magnolia. Gated access to the left hand side of the property is a delightful area of side garden again affording excellent degrees of privacy combining a shaped lawn with vegetable plot, small timber framed green house, further hedge, pathway divides the more formal lawns to the rear of the property. The rear of the property again enclosed by mature hedges and bushes affording 100% privacy with delightful shaped lawns surrounding the property being accessed directly from the double doors from the lounge. To the right hand side composting and drying area. 

BUILDING & PLANNING 13 Windows 1 Door
Morven House Cliff Road Torquay Devon TQ2 6RE
Ref. No: 12.05740 | Deposited: Mon 02 Jul 2012 | Decided: Not Available | Status: Building Work Complete

Installed a Gas Boiler
Morven House Cliff Road Torquay Devon TQ2 6RE
Ref. No: 12.04575 | Deposited: Wed 20 Jun 2012 | Decided: Not Available | Status: Building Work Complete

P/2016/1149 | Conversion and extension of attached outbuilding to en-suite guest room to include decking (proposal / description amended 22 December 2016) | Morven House Cliff Road Torquay TQ2 6RE - Planning

Conversion and extension of attached outbuilding to en-suite guest room
Morven House Cliff Road Torquay TQ2 6RE
Ref. No: 17.00164 | Deposited: Tue 03 Jan 2017 | Decided: Tue 03 Jan 2017 | Status: Building Work Complete - Building Regulations

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Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2016

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