5 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Higher Holcombe Road, Teignmouth

£499,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A WELL PROPORTIONED DETACHED FAMILY-SIZED PROPERTY IN GOOD LOCATION
  • APPEALING AND WELL PRESENTED ACCOMMODATION
  • SOUTH FACING AND WITH GOOD SEA VIEWS
  • CONTEMPORARY STYLE FREE FLOWING-RECEPTIONS
  • FIVE BEDROOMS AND TWO BATHROOMS
  • LOVELY COASTAL AND SEA VIEWS
  • MODERN KITCHEN AND LARGE UTILITY
  • PRETTY LANDSCAPED GARDENS
  • DRIVEWAY, PARKING, AND GARAGE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION This property is set within a favoured East Teignmouth residential location, just over a mile from the town centre and promenade. Teignmouth is 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 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 Higher Holcombe Road and Trinity School, being a private school offering both primary and secondary education. There is 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 This appealing dormer bungalow has been extensively improved to provide a wonderful family-sized home, set in an elevated south-facing position and enjoying good sea views. The accommodation emanates from the open-plan receptions, a wonderful free-flowing space with oak flooring, a central feature fireplace and with the dining area opening to the outside, providing a good sense of inside/outside living, along with opening to the appealing modern kitchen. The practicalities of day to day living are well served by the large utility/boot room, which also opens to the outside and has access to a useful large walk-in store. There are three well-proportioned ground floor bedrooms, one of which currently serves as a study, as well as an appealing contemporary style modern ground floor bathroom. This ground floor suite of rooms makes single-level living a possibility and, to the upper floor there are two large appealing bedrooms along with another modern four-piece bathroom. The outside spaces complement the attractive internal spaces perfectly, with beautifully landscaped gardens comprising of well groomed lawns and well stocked areas of bedding with the rear garden being landscaped, backing onto an open meadow and being set on various levels with two attractive paved areas, providing good options for al-fresco dining within the peaceful semi-rural surroundings.  

Paved entrance steps rise to a uPVC double glazed entrance door to the... 

ENTRANCE PORCH With uPVC double glazed panels and an inner door opens to the.... 

RECEPTION HALL With feature oak flooring that extends through much of the ground floor and white wood grain effect panel doors to the principal downstairs rooms as well as coving to the ceiling. 

OPEN PLAN RECEPTIONS AND KITCHEN A particularly appealing space with oak flooring throughout with the sitting room space turn free-flowing to the dining and kitchen areas. Within the SITTING ROOM area there is coving to the ceiling, feature wall lights and a large front facing uPVC double glazed picture window enjoying outstanding views across the local area towards a local coastal feature know as The Ness, the Teign estuary, the countryside above the Teign and across Labrador Bay towards Babbacombe and out to sea. There is a feature fireplace with a raised slate hearth with a recess giving the option for a log burning stove. The dining and kitchen areas provide a superb "hub" for the house, the DINING AREA area also has coving to ceiling and uPVC double glazed sliding patio doors leading out onto the rear gardens. Through these doors, views are enjoyed across the garden towards nearby open countryside. The KITCHEN AREA is another attractive space with the kitchen being fitted with a good range of floor and wall mounted units with "high gloss" cupboard door and drawer fronts, there are ample areas of feature wood block work surface with complementary tiled surrounds and there is an inset single drainer circular bowl sink unit with mixer tap over. There is a five ring burner range-style stove with chimney style filter over, a built in dishwasher and wine rack, as well as under cupboard downlighters and spotlights. There is also open shelving and space for a large American style fridge freezer. From the kitchen area, two white wood grain effect doors open to the airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and the boiler cupboard having a floor-mounted Baxi boiler supplying gas fired central heating. From the kitchen area, an opening flows through to the well proportioned UTILITY/BOOT ROOM, being a good practical space, also with oak flooring and a part vaulted ceiling with a Velux-style window. There are a good range of fitted units comprising of floor and wall mounted cupboards and area of timber effect work surface with tiled surrounds and a one and a quarter bowl stainless steel single drainer sink unit with mixer tap as well as under surface space for washing machine with additional appliance spaces for white goods. There is also a large walk-in cloaks cupboard with hanging rails and shelving and a uPVC double glazed door opens to the outside at the rear.  

LOBBY AREA Stairs with a feature balustrade with exposed timber hand rail, rise to the first floor. Door to linen cupboard, white wood grain effect doors open to the remaining ground floor rooms. 

BEDROOM 3 A well proportioned room with a rear facing uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden towards open countryside, built in triple wardrobe, coving to ceiling, high level side facing uPVC double glazed window. 

BEDROOM 4 An appealing room with a front facing uPVC double glazed windows having good views towards the sea and across Labrador Bay, similar to those described. Coving to ceiling, high level uPVC double glazed side facing window.  

BEDROOM 5/STUDY A good home-working space with a side facing uPVC double glazed window, coving to ceiling, spotlights. 

GROUND FLOOR BATHROOM Two side facing uPVC double opaque glazed windows, coving to ceiling. A lovely bathroom with a contemporary-style four piece suite with porcelain-style tiled surrounds and flooring. The suite comprises of a deep panelled bath with wall-mounted controls, a curved shower cubicle with sliding doors and thermostatically controlled shower, a pedestal wash hand basin with medicine cabinet above and a WC. Coving to ceiling, wall mounted ladder style radiator/towel rail and extractor fan. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING With a large Velux-style double glazed window, taking in wonderful views across the higher parts of the town towards the Teign Estuary, the Ness, countryside above and beyond, across Labrador Bay and out to sea as well as having views towards Dartmoor in the west. 

BEDROOM 1 uPVC double glazed dormer window having wonderful views across the higher parts of the town and towards the sea as described, as well as having good views towards Shaldon. 

BEDROOM 2 uPVC double glazed dormer window having good views across the higher and lower parts of the town as described, as well as taking in views towards Shaldon, across Labrador Bay and out to sea. Access to eaves space. 

FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM Rear facing uPVC double glazed window looking across the rear garden towards open countryside beyond. The first floor bathroom is fitted with a modern attractive four piece suite with tiled surrounds and floor tiles, with the suite comprising of an oval panelled bath with mixer set, a curved shower cubicle with electric shower, a pedestal wash hand basin and a WC. Extractor fan, wall-mounted ladder-style radiator/towel rail. 

OUTSIDE To the front of the property there is wide vehicular access onto the driveway, which is laid to brick paving and in turn leads to both the entrance area and an up and over door opening to the ATTACHED GARAGE with power, light and eaves storage space. Beside the driveway there is a pretty front garden being laid to lawn with well stocked flower and shrub borders and immediately in front of the property there is an attractive paved and block paved terrace, a lovely spot to sit and contemplate the wonderful views. A gate at the front opens to a side area, providing useful storage and being laid to hardstanding and there is a timber shed. Outside to the rear of the property there are beautifully landscaped gardens being set on different levels and being laid to areas of lawn with meandering steps and pathways running through. The gardens back onto an open meadow, giving the feel of a semi rural position. To the upper level the rear garden is laid to a particularly lovely sweep of lawn with adjoining shaped borders, being well stocked with specimen shrubs, trees and flowering plants etc. There is a large ornamental garden pond and there are two raised paved areas with one of these areas currently housing a large hot-tub. There are external power points and the rear garden is principally enclosed by fencing and hedging. 

 


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Added on Rightmove:
05 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (0.9 mi)
  • Dawlish (1.9 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (3.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (0.9 mi)
  • Dawlish (1.9 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (3.4 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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