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2 bedroom bungalow for sale

Hillesdon Road, Torquay, TQ1

Offers in Excess of £365,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Magnificent Location
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Spacious Lounge
  • Luxury Bathroom
  • Master Ensuite
  • Double Glazed/Central Heating
  • Secluded Gardens
  • Off Road Parking
  • Development Potential

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
A beautifully located detached bungalow situated on a mostly level plot, and offering a high degree of seclusion. This home was fully renovated in 2012, and now features two double bedrooms, both with built in wardrobes, and an en suite to the master. This home has a glorious Mediterranean feel to it with a spacious lounge that opens onto the very private garden. There is also a well fitted kitchen with an adjoining dining area (also opening onto the garden) and a very useful utility room. The outside space is sublime, mostly patio areas with some delightful entertainment areas, all well laid out to preserve 100% privacy. There is development potential here, planning has been granted for a two bedroom coach-house, offering ancillary accommodation to the house, or as home and income scenario - this application cannot expire.
This home offers level access and generous sized doorways for those with disabilities. It also enjoys the luxury of two parking spaces. The location cannot be faulted.

Entrance Hallway
From roadside level a charming gothic archway gate opens into a small courtyard area, and on to a uPVC obscure double glazed door and into the hallway. It features dark oak engineered flooring, illuminated by a Velux window. There is a significant sized double fronted cupboard offering good storage and coat hanging space. A shallower cupboard offers linen storage close by. There is access to an insulated loft space, with ladder, a single panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller. Doors to:

Kitchen / Diner
Fabulous space illuminated by two Velux skylights (one fitted with remote control and rain sensors) and a set of uPVC double glazed French doors opening into the very private garden. The kitchen area features a range of gloss fronted contemporary units with soft closures. There work surfaces are butcher block style with tiled splash areas. The sink unit is a one and a half bowl enamel unit with a swan neck mixer tap, plumbing and space for a full size dishwasher is positioned beneath it. There's also space and gas point for a range style cooker with a stainless and glass extractor canopy over, space too, for a tall freestanding fridge and freezer set. A small breakfast bar offers dining opportunities this end of the kitchen, the dining side easily accommodates a four seater dining set anyway. There is also a double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller, also a fitted heated towel rail.

Utility Room
Adjacent to the kitchen and featuring a butcher block style work surface with th an inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit. There is plumbing and space for an automatic washing machine. A wall mounted Glow-worm combination boiler is conveniently located here. A uPVC obscure double glazed casement door open into a gated courtyard recycling area, then into the parking area.

Lounge
A stunning room that has two large sets of uPVC double glazed sliding patio doors. This too, is not overlooked in any way and looks out over the garden. A contemporary open fire is recessed into one wall, (a gas point exists nearby). This room has attractive wood effect laminate flooring, which extends through to the dining area. A double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller is also located here.

Master Bedroom
A very roomy double room with a front aspect uPVC double glazed window offering sea glimpses, a double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller is centred beneath it. This room also has a double built in wardrobe offer full height storage and hanging space. Door to:

Master En-suite
Front aspect uPVC obscure double glazed window. This area is tiled to the splash areas and flooring. It features an oversized shower area with a fully plumbed in shower attachment. A close coupled W.C. is also fitted with a contemporary wash hand basin and mixer nearby. There is also a ladder style heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two
A beautifully lit room with a side aspect uPVC double glazed window offer sea glimpses, a double panel radiator with an independent thermostatic controller is centred beneath it. A set of uPVC double glazed French doors open into the garden offering bedside views. A deep walk-in wardrobe offers ample floor to ceiling hanging, and storage space, almost the full width of the room.

Bathroom
Side aspect uPVC obscure double glazed eyebrow window. This room is partially set up as a wet room, with a fully plumbed in shower attachment, but also incorporates a panel bath with a mixer tap and hand shower attachment. There is a close coupled W.C. and a contemporary styled wash hand basin with a monobloc mixer tap. There is a ladder style heated towel rail and also a further independent electrically heated towel rail.

Outside
Front:

Shielded by a natural stone wall from Hillesdon Road, it features off road parking for two vehicles, one, if necessary, behind secure wrought iron gates. There is a 'front' door and rear gated access at each end of that wall.

Rear:

Astonishing private space offering seclusion within, and to, the home itself. Mostly patio with mature plantings offering privacy and a real Mediterranean feel. Closest to the home is paved patio, offer good seating and entertainment space accessed from the lounge and dining areas. A Spanish style archway opens into a level ornate paved and pea gravelled area with a centred peach tree, and perimeter flower beds and borders featuring a variety of fauna and mature evergreens.

Two steps down bring you to another very private walled area, once earmarked for development, with full planning consent for supplementary accommodation in the form of a two-bedroom coach house - perfect for a home and income scenario or for guest usage. This area consists of block paving and pea gravel. It includes a number of fruit bushes, flowering shrubs and a pond. It is low maintenance, and like the rest of the property, offers a high degree of privacy and seclusion.

About Your LPE
This property was taken on by: Mike Emery 07889 403889

If you have any questions about this home, or if you would like a free valuation on your own property, you can call me 7-days a week.


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07 July 2017

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  • Torquay (0.9 mi)
  • Torre (1.1 mi)
  • Paignton (2.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (0.9 mi)
  • Torre (1.1 mi)
  • Paignton (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Purplebricks, covering the South West

Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0879 Local call rate

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