4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shiphay Lane, Torquay

Guide Price £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • DETACHED HOUSE
  • THREE/FOUR BEDROOMS (MASTER ENSUITE)
  • DUAL ASPECT LIVING ROOM
  • SPACIOUS OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/DINING ROOM
  • UTILITY ROOM
  • GARAGE & OFF ROAD PARKING
  • WRAP AROUND SECLUDED GARDENS
  • GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM
  • BEAUTIFULL PRESENTED THROUGHOUT
  • CLOSE TO TORBAY HOSPITAL & GRAMMAR SCHOOLS

Full description

Guide Price £450,000 - £475,000.
A spacious and beautifully presented detached house, situated in a popular area close by to Torbay Hospital, Grammar Schools and local amenities. This fantastic property has been extended to provide an abundance of flexible living accommodation whilst enjoying a private and secluded position with wrap around gardens. a wonderful family home it boasts off road parking for multiple vehicles, a garage, three bathrooms and a stunning open plan kitchen/dining room creating the heart of the home.

The Accommodation
Set back from the road, a gate from the driveway leads you into the grounds with a path leading to a storm porch. In turn the double glazed front door with wonderful side windows leads you into the entrance hall. From here you have access to principal rooms with stairs rising to the first floor and access to a spacious under stairs cupboard. To your immediate left you will find the spacious living room occupying the full depth of the property. Boasting a dual aspect with a delightful bay window overlooking the gardens, this room is light and bright finished to a high standard with the benefit of a multi-fuel burner. Opposite the living room, stunning double doors open up into the true heart of the home, the kitchen/dining room. Arranged in an open plan fashion, this fantastic room provides an abundance of space for the entire family, perfect for entertaining guests. The kitchen is fitted with a range of high gloss base units finished with wood work tops over extending to create a large breakfast bar. It is fitted with a range style cooker with a seven-ring gas hob and an extractor hood over. It also comes equipped with an integrated 'Bosch' dishwasher with space and provisions for a large fridge freezer and additional under counter appliances. Also enjoying a dual aspect, a ceramic one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with extendable jet tap sits eloquently beneath a double glazed window to the side elevation. Two further double glazed windows to the front and French doors to the side combined with ceiling spotlights allows for an abundance of light to this room day and night. The dining area has plenty of space for a good-size table and chairs, beautifully finished with three feature down lights illuminating this fantastic space. An internal door give frosted glass inserts gives direct access to a useful utility room leading on to a ground floor shower room and bedroom four/study. The utility room is fitted with a base unit with work top over and space for a washing machine and a tumble dryer. A skylight to the ceiling allows for plenty of natural light to flow through. To this room you will also find the modern fitted 'Glowworm' gas fired combination boiler suppling heating and hot water to the property. To your left the shower room comprises of a large shower cubicle with a 'Mira' electric shower, a low level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. It is finished with matching floor tiles to those of the utility room and has part tiling to the walls for ease of maintenance and a crisp finish. An obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation again allows for plenty of natural light as well as ventilation. Opposite you will reach bedroom four. This room offers flexible use to suit your needs with the opportunity to be used as a study/home office or a play room, fitted with television points and a double glazed window to the side elevation.

Taking the stairs you will reach the first floor landing with access to all bedrooms, the family bathroom and a hatch leading to the loft space. Bedroom one is a good-size double rooms boasting both ensuite facilities as well as a separate dressing room. The ensuite is fitted with a low level WC, a pedestal wash hand basin and a corner shower cubicle with a 'Mira' electric shower. Again this bathroom benefits from tiling to the floor and part tiling to walls with an obscure double glazed window to the front elevation. The dressing room offers fantastic storage facilities and is equipped with lighting and power points with plenty of space for a dressing table amongst an extensive range of clothes rails and shelving. Bedroom two is situated further along the landing and is again a good-size double room with a double glazed window to the front elevation. Bedroom three is a generous size room, offering an abundance of space for either a double or a twin room as well as an array of additional furniture. This room also benefits from a dual aspect with double glazed windows to the front and side elevation. The family bathroom is spacious and comprises of a four-piece suite. It is fitted with a contemporary style large shower cubicle with a mains fed rain shower and handheld attachment, a bath, a low level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. An obscure double glazed window to the rear elevation allows for plenty of light, with part tiled walls and a tiled floor offering ease of maintenance and a high quality finish.

Outside
The property boasts a spacious driveway offering parking for multiple vehicles. It also benefits from a good-size garage with power and lighting. The property is secluded with wrap around gardens enclosed by a combination of timber fencing with mature shrubs and trees allowing for a superb degree of privacy. Security lighting is fitted around the property with an additional outdoor light to the driveway. A lawn stretches across the front extending around the side of the property with a timber shed in place. There are a variety of fruit trees to include a Victoria plum, an apple tree and a pear tree with a vegetable patch to the rear elevation home to an array of fresh produce to include gooseberry's, strawberry's and raspberry's. Additionally there is a fantastic patio area with an outdoor power point, providing a spacious seating area with French doors leading directly from the kitchen. 

Location 
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 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. 


Entrance Hall 
Double glazed front door with side windows. Tiled floor. Stairs rising to first floor. Under stairs cupboard with wall mounted radiator housing electric and gas meters. Consumer unit. Wooden wall panelling to waist height. Telephone point. Thermostat control panel. Mains fed smoke alarm. Wall mounted radiator.

Living Room 
25' 6'' x 11' 10'' (7.77m x 3.60m)
Wood effect laminate flooring.Three wall mounted radiators. Double glazed window to rear elevation. Fitted blinds. Double glazed bay window to front elevation. Spotlight and down light with dimmer switches. Multi-fuel stove with slate heart and wooden mantle. Television point.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
23' 9'' x 20' 7'' (7.23m x 6.27m)
Kitchen: High gloss base units with wood work tops over. Breakfast bar. Integrated 'Bosch' dishwasher. Space for undercounter fridge and freezer. Space for double freestanding fridge freezer. Matching wall units to one wall. Tiled splash backs. Range style cooker with seven-ring gas hob and cooker hood over. Ceramic one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with mixer tap and extendable spray tap. Double glazed window with fitted blinds and French doors to side elevation. Spotlights. Television point. Dining Area: Wood effect laminate floor. Two double glazed windows to front elevation with fitted blinds. Three down light pedants. Two wall mounted radiators.

Utility Room 
7' 2'' x 5' 3'' (2.18m x 1.60m)
Tiled floor. Wall mounted radiator. Double glazed velux window. Extractor fan. Worktop with cupboard and space below for washing machine and tumble dryer. 'Glowworm' gas fired combination boiler. Extractor fan.

Shower Room 
Tiled floor. Part tiled wall. Shower cubicle with 'Mira' shower. Low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Vanity mirror with light above. Shaver point. Obscure double glazed window to rear elevation. Fitted blinds. Wall mounted radiator.

Bedroom Four/Study 
16' 0'' x 7' 2'' (4.87m x 2.18m)
Wall mounted radiator. Wood effect laminate flooring. Double glazed window to side elevation. Fitted blinds. Two television points. Velux window.

First Floor Landing  
Wall mounted radiator. Fitted carpet. Double glazed window to rear elevation. Fitted blinds. Wooden wall panelling to waist height. Hatch to loft space. Mains fed smoke alarm.

Bedroom One 
11' 11'' x 10' 6'' (3.63m x 3.20m)
Wood effect laminate floor. Double glazed window to front elevation. Wall mounted radiator. Fitted blinds. Television point.

En-suite  
Tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Corner shower cubicle with 'Mira' shower. Low level WC. Wash hand basin with light above and shaver point. Obscure double glazed window to front elevation. Fitted blinds. Extractor fan.

Dressing Room 
11' 11'' x 4' 11'' (3.63m x 1.50m)
Wood effect laminate floor. Wall mounted radiator. Lighting. Power points.

Bedroom Two 
12' 0'' x 11' 7'' (3.65m x 3.53m)
Wood effect laminate floor. Double glazed window to front elevation. Wall mounted radiator. Fitted blinds. Television point.

Bedroom Three 
15' 4'' x 10' 4'' (4.67m x 3.15m)
Wood effect laminate floor. Double glazed windows to front and side elevation. Wall mounted radiator. Fitted blinds. Television point.

Bathroom 
11' 9'' x 5' 5'' (3.58m x 1.65m)
Tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Double glazed obscure window to rear elevation. Wall mounted radiator. Fitted blinds. Shower cubicle with mains fed rain shower and handheld attachment. Low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Vanity mirror. Light and shaver point. Bath. Extractor fan.

Garage 
16' 8'' x 8' 7'' (5.08m x 2.61m)
Double doors. Lighting. Power.

Outside 
Wrap around gardens. Enclosed fencing and mature shrubs. Lawned area. Patio area. Vegetable plot with raised beds. Greenhouse. Outdoor security lights and power point. Victoria Plum, Apple and Pear trees. Timber shed.

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01 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.7 mi)
  • Torquay (1.4 mi)
  • Paignton (3.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.7 mi)
  • Torquay (1.4 mi)
  • Paignton (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

HSOwen, Torbay

66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

01803 367122 Local call rate

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