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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Lower Audley Road, Torquay

£265,000

Property Description

Key features

  • RECEPTION HALL
  • SITTING ROOM
  • DINING ROOM
  • KITCHEN
  • UTILITY
  • 3 BEDROOMS (1 EN-SUITE)
  • BATHROOM
  • GARDEN & TERRACES
  • PARKING BAY
  • EPC - 'D'

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Rainbows End is a DETACHED FAMILY HOME nestled on a south west facing plot enjoying FINE OPEN VIEWS over neighbouring school playing fields, sports pitches and cricket ground whilst providing almost complete privacy as the property cannot really be seen, other than the roof, from the road. The most lovely terraced gardens are an outstanding feature, enjoying sunshine throughout the day with a private sheltered sun terrace and pretty well stocked gardens planted with an abundance of colourful shrubs.

A delightful property being beautifully presented with versatile living space providing bedrooms on both levels and being perfect for families with children seeking their own area, space for a home office or potential creation of an annexe.

Lower Audley Road is a short no through road ensuring peace and quiet for residents. Torquay town centre and the harbour are a few miles distant with lovely safe beaches for swimming and water sports pursuits, a rail station just behind the sea front gives a link to London Paddington. A selection of local schools are also within walking distance including the highly regarded Grammar Schools, Torquay Academy and Torre Primary. 

RECEPTION HALL A stepped approach leads to a PVCu double glazed front door with PVCu double glazed leaded side screen opening to the Reception Hall with wood veneer style flooring, radiator and access to roof space. 

DINING ROOM 13' 3" into bay x 12' 1" (4.03m x 3.68m) An attractive south west facing room featuring a deep five light double glazed bay window and further double glazed window enjoying a very open green aspect over the school playing fields and the cricket ground. Limestone fireplace with hearth and living flame coal effect gas fire with stainless steel surround. Original picture rails and radiator. 

SITTING ROOM 14' 10" x 14' 5" (4.53m x 4.41m) A bright room with deep walk-in PVCu double glazed window with open aspect and further PVCu double glazed window. Adam style fireplace with marble hearth and backplate with living flame coal effect electric fire. Alcove shelving and two radiators. 

KITCHEN 12' 2" x 8' 3" (3.70m x 2.52m) Fitted with a range of attractive cream fronted units and hard woodblock working surfaces with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit. Bosch stainless steel double oven/grill and ceramic hob with stainless steel cooker hood over, slimline dishwasher and cloaks area with space for free standing fridge/freezer. Complementary tiling to walls, dado panelling and radiator. Three PVCu double glazed windows and PVCu double glazed door with obscure double glazed leaded panel leading out to the rear pathway. Outside the kitchen door is a covered area for storage and hanging space. Outside water tap. 

BEDROOM 1 measuring at max 13' 3" x 12' 2" (4.03m x 3.70m) A very bright room with attractive full height five light PVCu double glazed window and French door opening to the SUN BALCONY with south westerly aspect enjoying sea and countryside views. Further obscure glazed PVCu window to the side, original picture rail, radiator and built-in wardrobe. 

EN-SUITE Double shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Three quarter tiled walls, radiator, airing cupboard housing the Worcester gas fired boiler, tiled flooring, extractor fan and PVCu double glazed window with obscure glass.

From the Reception Hall a staircase leads to the LOWER LEVEL HALLWAY with doors to the separate rooms. 

BEDROOM 2 12' 7" plus door recess x 8' 8" (3.85m x 2.64m) PVCu double glazed tilt and open door accessing a verandah with covered seating area and views over the gardens and beyond. Further PVCu double glazed window to the side and radiator. 

BEDROOM 3 'L' shaped measuring at max 16' 7" x 12' 7" (5.05m x 3.84m) Three PVCu double glazed windows, fitted wardrobe, radiator, television point and door to:- 

UTILITY 12' 8" x 7' 9" (3.87m x 2.36m) Recess for washer, dryer and freezer, wide laundry top with cabinets above and access to further large storage areas. Circular stainless steel sink with cupboard below, part tiled walls, electric meter cupboard, radiator and PVCu double glazed door with leaded panel opening to the side pathway, garden and decked seating area with outside tap. 

BATHROOM Contemporary style with a white suite of panelled bath with chrome fittings and thermostatic shower, half-moon basin and close coupled WC. Tiling to three walls, heated ladder towel rail, slate style tiled floor and extractor fan. 

GARDEN The gardens are a particular feature of this property as with its south westerly situation, not only the curved sun balcony but the very useable wide terraces enjoy sunshine throughout the day. Planted with a wide selection of flowering plants and shrubs including clematis, scented roses, fan palm tree and lavender. There is an additional area for a hanging seat and potting shed. Steps lead from the good size main terrace down to a lower patio area. Adjoining this sheltered area, which gives a very high degree of privacy, are further well stocked herbaceous and flower borders, fruit trees and a wide range of continental style plants. Throughout there are interlacing steps and pathways to ensure full freedom to explore the beautiful gardens. To the bottom of the garden there is a further screened patio area and wooden garden shed. 

PARKING BAY with large easy access. 

COUNCIL TAX BAND 'D' (Torbay Council). 

DIRECTIONS: SAT NAV: TQ2 7QP. Entering Torquay on the Newton Road, pass the Hospital and on passing Asda on your left, turn left into Old Woods Hill. At the top of the hill turn left at the roundabout and after approximately three quarters of a mile turn right in Audley Avenue and at the top of the hill turn right again into Lower Audley Road. 


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Added on Rightmove:
04 August 2018

Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.5 mi)
  • Torquay (1.3 mi)
  • Paignton (3.3 mi)
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John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.5 mi)
  • Torquay (1.3 mi)
  • Paignton (3.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

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