5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Dawlish Road, Teignmouth

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A WELL PRESENTED AND SUBSTANTIAL SEMI DETACHED VICTORIAN VILLA
  • RECEPTION HALL, SITTING ROOM, DINING ROOM, SNUG & STUDY
  • ATTRACTIVE KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM, UTILITY & CELLAR
  • 5 BEDROOMS, 2 WITH EN-SUITE& FAMILY BATHROOM
  • GOOD SEA VIEWS
  • LOVELY SOUTH FACING LANDSCAPED GARDENS
  • EXTENSIVE DRIVEWAY PARKING FOR NUMEROUS VEHICLES
  • USEFUL GARAGE/WORKSHOP

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION The Shrubbery enjoys good position on the favoured east side of the town, set around 1 mile from the town centre and promenade. There is nearby access to a footpath known as 'Cliff Walk' that meanders down through local parkland towards the town and seafront. 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 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.

The Shrubbery is an attractive and elegant semi detached Victorian villa with excellent south facing landscaped gardens and good sea views from the principal rooms. There are many features throughout the house and the accommodation has been improved and well maintained by the current owners. To the ground floor there are 3 well proportioned reception rooms, along with a study and an attractive kitchen, providing a good hub for the house. To the upper floors there are 5 bedrooms, 2 of which have en-suites along with the family bathroom with a separate WC. The practicalities of day to day life are well served by the utility/boot room and a cellar provides useful storage. In addition to the lovely gardens, a block paved driveway provides extensive parking for numerous vehicles and there is a useful garage/workshop.

 

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE The brick-paved driveway opens to an entrance area, where there is a feature arched opening to an open entrance porch with light and window. The panel entrance door opens to the entrance vestibule with a dado rail and a part glazed and panel inner door to the: 

RECEPTION HALL A spacious and welcoming space with cornice to the ceiling and turning stairs with a feature balustrade and panelling below rise to the upper floors. Feature panel and glazed doors to principal downstairs rooms, radiator. 

SITTING ROOM An elegant room with high ceilings that extend throughout much of the ground floor with cornice and central rose to the ceiling. Picture rail, a uPVC double glazed splayed bay window has excellent views across the gardens and grounds towards the mouth of the Teign Estuary, a local coastal landmark known as 'The Ness' with countryside and sea views beyond. There is a feature Minster stone fireplace with a raised hearth and mantle over. Radiator. 

DINING ROOM Another lovely room and superb entertaining space with cornice and central rose to the ceiling, a picture rail, uPVC double glazed French doors open to the gardens. Through these doors good views are enjoyed across the gardens towards the sea with Babbacombe in the distance. Feature fireplace with slate surround, cast iron inset and raised granite hearth. Timber effect flooring and radiator. 

STUDY A good space for home working with a side facing uPVC double glazed walk-in box bay window, picture rail and radiator. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM An attractive room with a rear facing uPVC double glazed window overlooking the courtyard and multiple spotlights to the ceiling. The kitchen is fitted with a good range of floor mounted units with numerous cupboards and drawers and ample areas of roll edge work surface with complimentary tiled surrounds. The work surfaces extends to a breakfast bar. There is a one and a quarter bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit and a built in dresser style unit with display cabinet, spotlights, a plate rack and shelving/ Space for fridge freezer, space for a range-style stove with attractive tile surround and a high mantle over. Recessed cupboards and display cabinet, space and plumbing for a dishwasher. From the kitchen a sliding door opens to a rear lobby with a uPVC opaque double glazed door opening to: the courtyard. There are ceramic floor tiles and this area opens to CLOAKROOM/WC and a: 

UTILITY ROOM with a uPVC opaque double glazed window and a relatively recently replaced wall-mounted boiler supplies gas fired central heating. There are ceramic floor tiles and the utility is fitted with a range of floor and wall-mounted units with timber effect cupboard doors. There is an area of roll edge wok surface with an inset ceramic sink and under surface space and plumbing for a washing machine with space for a tumble drier beside as well as space for a chest freezer. 

LOBBY AND CELLAR Also to the ground floor there is a further LOBBY AREA having the control panel of the alarm and stairs descend to a CELLAR that his been "tanked" by the current owners to provide useful storage. 

SNUG With timber effect flooring, dado height pine panelling to the walls, side and rear facing uPVC double glazed windows and a turning secondary stair case rising to the mezzanine floor. A part glazed door leads to the REAR PORCH/BOOT ROOM with a upVC double glazed door that in turn leads to the outside. 

MEZZANINE LANDING uPVC opaque double glazed windows, dado height pine panelling and Cloakroom/WC. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Textured ceiling with spotlights, rear facing uPVC double glazed window, attractive full height ceramic tiling to walls. Two piece suite comprising of a pedestal wash hand basin and a whirlpool style corner bath with 'Mira' shower over, access to rear loft, radiator. 

BEDROOM 5 With two rear facing uPVC double glazed windows, balustrade above the rear stairs and built-in cupboards and wardrobe. Radiator. 

MAIN LANDING Cornice to ceiling, panel and glazed doors to first floor rooms. 

BEDROOM 1 An excellent master bedroom suite, being particularly light and spacious with a rear facing uPVC double glazed splayed bay window having truly breath-taking views across parts of the town towards the the Teign Estuary and Shaldon with countryside beyond and views across the sea towards parts of Torbay and the Orestone. Below the window there is a built in window seat with drawer units. There is a built in triple wardrobe and a feature fire place with painted timber surround. Radiator and wall lights above the bed space. 

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM With a side facing uPVC double glazed tilt and turn window, waterproof flooring and a modern suite comprising of a large shower cubicle with thermostatically controlled shower with spotlight over and a vanity unit with large wash hand basin with cupboard and drawers below as well as a mirror, medicine cabinet and spotlights above. WC and ladder-style radiator/towel rail. 

BEDROOM 2 Another lovely bedroom with a rear facing large uPVC double glazed window also having truly wonderful views across the town towards the Teign Estuary, Shaldon, countryside beyond and across Labrador bay and out to sea. Timber effect laminate flooring, feature fireplace with slate surround. Radiator. 

BEDROOM 3 Textured ceiling with central rose, picture rail, rear facing uPVC double glazed window, hinged access to loft space with pull down ladder giving access to the large roof void and built in large triple wardrobe with cupboards over. 

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM With a 3 piece suite comprising of a shower cubicle with 'Mira' shower and spotlights over, a pedestal wash hand basin and WC. 

BEDROOM 4 Cornice to ceiling and central rose, radiator, walk in uPVC double glazed box bay window with one of the windows having good views towards the sea. 

OUTSIDE A pillared entrance opens to the brick paved driveway that extends from the front to the side of the house and into parking bays that provide parking for numerous vehicles. There are attractive gardens areas adjoining the driveway with mature fruit trees, roses and shrubs as well as courtyard areas with outside lighting. Adjoining the drive way there is a well-proportioned GARAGE/WORKSHOP with windows, sliding entrance doors, power and light. The gardens at the rear of the property are particularly lovely being south facing, landscaped and laid to two large expanses of lawn with interconnecting paved steps. Immediately behind the house there is a paved terrace providing an excellent spot for outdoor entertaining/alfresco dining and there is a further paved terrace partly surrounded by high stone walling. A pathway leads along the side of the upper lawn through a pergola arch to the lower lawn. There are high natural borders comprising of laurel hedging, shrubs and mature trees etc.  


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (0.4 mi)
  • Dawlish (2.2 mi)
  • Dawlish Warren (3.8 mi)
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12 The Triangle, Teignmouth, TQ14 8AT

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01626 919049 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Teignmouth (0.4 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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