2 bedroom flat for sale

Lower Woodfield Road, Torquay

£250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • GROUND FLOOR GRADE II LISTED APARTMENT
  • NEWLY BUILT SEPARATE STUDIO/HOME OFFICE WITH ENSUITE FACILITIES
  • PRIVATE GARDEN WITH SUMMERHOUSE
  • SPACIOUS LIVING/DINING ROOM WITH SEA VIEWS
  • MODERN FITTED KITCHEN & UTILITY ROOM
  • HIGH CEILINGS WITH STUNNING 'ITALIAN' CORNICE WORK
  • OUTDOOR STORE
  • FOUR-PIECE BATHROOM SUITE
  • SHORT WALK TO HARBOUR & LOCAL AMENITIES
  • WELL PRESENTED THROUGHOUT

Full description

A wonderful opportunity to purchase a unique two bedroom Grade II listed ground floor apartment with a private garden situated a short walk from Torquay Harbour side with a self-contained studio/home office. This fantastic property boasts stunning high ceilings and character by way of glorious cornice work accompanied by beautiful sea views across the bay from the main living space. The newly built detached studio provides additional flexible use and benefits from an en-suite shower room, power and electricity.

The Accommodation
Accessed via a stunning feature front door, you will find the entrance porch with built-in cupboards to one wall. This in turn leads on into the hall with access to all rooms and space for a study area. The hallway features high ceilings, a decorative archway and delightful cornice work. To your immediate right you will find the kitchen opening into a useful utility room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of modern wall and base units complimented by contrasting work tops over. It is also fitted with a Neff four-ring induction hob with oven below. There is space for a washing machine, a tumble dryer and under counter fridge, with a sink and drainer unit sitting eloquently below and obscure window to the side elevation. This room also benefits from LED spotlights, under cupboard lighting and an additional spotlight over the hob. The utility room provides fantastic storage with further space for a freestanding fridge freezer with a set of fitted drawers adjacent. There are three windows to the front and side elevation allowing for plenty of natural light. This room also house the 'Worcester' gas fired combination boiler supplying hot water and heating to the apartment.

Making your way further into the property you will find the heart of the home, the spacious living room. This glorious room is light and bright by way of a dual aspect to the rear and side elevation, also enjoying a wonderful outlook from the sash window with views towards the sea. Again this room boasts wonderful high ceilings complimented by decorative 'Italian' cornice work and a ceiling rose. A 'Portland' limestone fireplace with an inset gas fire provides a welcomed focal point to this room, with plenty of space for a dining table and chairs. Adjacent to the living room you will find bedroom one, again boasting similar features and cornice work to the living room. It is light and bright with a large sash window to the rear elevation and is a good-sized double room. From here a door leads you to bedroom two, a single room with an obscure window to the side elevation. Another door gives direct access to the family bathroom, which can also be accessed from the hall. The bathroom is spacious and fitted with a four-piece suite. It comprises of a corner shower, a panelled bath, a low level WC and a pedestal wash hand basin. LED spotlights offer modern bright feel, and an obscure window to the side allows for plenty of ventilation and natural light.

The detached studio has been built fairly recently offering extra space and a multitude of uses. Steps lead down from Lower Woodfield road giving access to a small courtyard area in turn leading to the front door of the studio. Making your way in, you are greeted with a light and bright space finished with tiled flooring and a dual aspect with windows to the front and side elevation. This room extends creating yet further space fitted with base units to one wall finished with work tops over and an inset sink and drainer unit with an electric water heater below. There is also a delightful skylight to the ceiling allowing for a superb degree of natural light to flow through. There is also an ensuite shower room, newly fitted comprising of a corner shower, a low level WC and a wash hand basin. It is part tiled and has an extractor fan.

The property also benefits from a private garden, accessed via a gate to Lower Woodfield Road. Steps lead down to a patio seating area with flower bed borders and a large summerhouse, perfect as a studio or to entertain. There is also a sloped lawned area and a variety of fruit trees and shrubs.

Agents Note:
We have been informed that this is a leasehold property and will have a new 125 year lease put in place by the current owners upon sale. For further information please contact us.

Location
Located in the highly desirable area of the Lincombes this wonderful property is within very close proximity to the local amenities to include a convenience store, a hair salon, a Chinese take-away and a highly regarded local restaurant. There is also a bus stop nearby providing links to the harbour side and beyond. The village of Wellswood is within close proximity with further amenities to include the local Co-Operative, a florist, beauty salon, hairdressers and the popular public house 'The Kents'. A short walk away is Torwood Gardens, a fantastic spot to enjoy a picnic or a picturesque stroll.

A local attraction is also nearby 'Kents Cavern' taking you into the depths of history. In this prestigious location you will also find within a short distance Ansteys cove and Meadfoot beach, fantastic beauty spots to enjoy during the summer months and fantastic walk paths all year round.

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 Porch 
Feature front door with decorative glass inserts. Triple built-in cupboard to one wall. Fitted carpet.

Hall 
Large internal door with decorative glass inserts. Fitted carpet. Dado rails. Decorative cornice work. Ceiling rose. Wall mounted radiator. Digital thermostat. Smoke alarm. Decorative archway.

Living Room 
17' 11'' x 15' 0'' (5.46m x 4.57m)
Fitted carpet. Picture rails. Decorative Italian cornice work. Ceiling rose. Wall mounted radiator. Sash window to side elevation with sea views. Window to rear elevation. 'Portland' limestone fireplace with inset gas fire.

Kitchen 
12' 7'' x 7' 8'' (3.83m x 2.34m)
Modern fitted wall and base units. Glass fronted display cabinet. Square edge work tops. Sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Under cupboard lighting. Neff four-ring induction hob and oven below. Space for washing machine, tumble dryer and under counter fridge. Obscure window to side elevation. LED spotlights. Opening to utility room.

Utility Room 
Worcester gas fired combination boiler. Two obscure windows to front elevation. Obscure window to side elevation. Space for freestanding fridge freezer. Drawers with work top over. Gas meter.

Bedroom One 
16' 2'' x 13' 6'' (4.92m x 4.11m)
Fitted carpet. Cornice work. Wall mounted radiator. Picture rails. Window to rear elevation.

Bedroom Two 
9' 6'' x 5' 11'' (2.89m x 1.80m)
Fitted carpet. Wall mounted radiator. Obscure window to side elevation.

Bathroom 
9' 6'' x 6' 11'' (2.89m x 2.11m)
LED spotlights. Panelled bath. Corner shower cubicle with mains shower. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC. Obscure window to side elevation. Door leading to bedroom two. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail.

Studio/Home Office 
14' 7'' x 14' 6'' into recess (4.44m x 4.42m)
Tiled floor. Windows to front and side elevation. Recess. Opening to room two.

Room Two 
12' 1'' x 9' 8'' (3.68m x 2.94m)
Tiled floor. Skylight. Base units with work top over. Sink and drainer unit. Extractor fan. 'Ariston' electric hot water heater. LED spotlights.

Shower Room 
Tiled floor. Part tiled walls. Newly fitted walk-in shower cubicle with electric 'Triton' shower. Wash hand basin set in vanity unit. Low level WC.

Outside  
Detached store room with windows to side elevation. Courtyard garden with flower bed to studio. Private gardens accessed via a gate to Lower Woodfield Road with steps leading down to a large summerhouse. Range of flower beds and shrubs. Timber shed. Water tap. Lawned area. Patio seating area.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.2 mi)
  • Torre (1.6 mi)
  • Paignton (2.9 mi)
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66 Torwood Street Torquay TQ1 1DT

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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.2 mi)
  • Torre (1.6 mi)
  • Paignton (2.9 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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