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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Hunsdon Road, Torquay

Sold STC £229,950

Property Description

Key features

  • RECEPTION HALL
  • SITTING ROOM
  • DINING ROOM
  • KITCHEN
  • 2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS (1 EN-SUITE)
  • SHOWER ROOM
  • 2 BALCONIES
  • ALLOCATED PARKING SPACE PLUS VISITORS PARKING

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

DESCRIPTION This PENTHOUSE APARTMENT with twin balconies provides well proportioned, beautifully presented accommodation and is nestled on the lower slopes of the Warberries hillside. Offering bright, neutrally decorated accommodation with a spacious sitting room, a separate dining area and two good double bedrooms. Southerly facing, the two private Penthouse balconies enjoying sunshine throughout the day.

Hunsdon Court is tucked away from the hustle and bustle yet Torquay's Harbourside, Yacht Marina and Town Centre are within sensible walking distance at the base of the hill. The property would be ideally suited to those seeking a home in the heart of the English Riviera or a second home within walking distance of all main amenities. 

OWNERS INSIGHT "When seeking our new home my husband and I viewed a wide selection of other apartments throughout the town but as soon as we walked into this property we knew that this is where we wanted to be. The spacious, bright accommodation immediately attracted us and even now, several years later I still thoroughly enjoy living here."

"The two balconies are south facing and enjoy the best of the days sunshine, being slightly sheltered they also stay quite warm. We have enjoyed many a sunny breakfast sat outside on these." 

STEP INSIDE A security operated communal door opens to lift or stairs rising to the TOP (third) FLOOR from where a private entrance door with spyhole opens to the 'L' shaped RECEPTION HALL/STUDY AREA with feature double glazed porthole window and intercom for secure community door. Deep walk-in storage cupboard with radiator and loft access hatch. Attractive SITTING ROOM has a feature Adam style fireplace, dado rail, plaster wall features, double glazed Velux rooflight and double glazed door opening to the BALCONY, south facing with distant views toward the sea, tiled floor and outside lighting. Feature archway leads to the DINING ROOM, a bright double aspect room with double glazed windows to both front and side and Velux skylight. The KITCHEN again is a bright room, fitted with a comprehensive range of cream plank fronted units and granite effect working surfaces with inset sink unit. Fitted electric oven, four ring ceramic hob with filter hood over, integrated washer/dryer and dishwasher. Worcester gas fired boiler, cornice lighting, illuminated kickboards, double glazed window and Velux skylight.

The MASTER BEDROOM is a good size double room with two double glazed windows and Velux window and door to a SECOND BALCONY, south facing with tiled floor with views towards the wooded lower slopes of the Warberries hillside.. Built-in wardrobes. EN-SUITE BATHROOM of panelled corner bath, wash hand basin and WC. Fully tiled walls, large wall mirror, ladder style heated towel rail and double glazed Velux window. BEDROOM 2 again is a good size double room with range of built-in wardrobes with mirror fronted doors and double glazed window to the front overlooking the balcony. SHOWER ROOM with double shower cubicle with twin shower heads, wash hand basin and WC. Tiled walls, wall mirror and extractor fan. 

STEP OUTSIDE On one of the lower levels of the development there is a COMMUNAL STORE ROOM with each apartment having an allocated area for valuable storage.

Allocated Parking Space, situated to the rear of the property and additional visitors parking.  

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Heating Type - Gas Central Heating
Double Glazing
Length of Lease: 150 years from 1989
Service Charge: £1480.20 plus Reserve Fund £909.70
Council Tax Band - E (Torbay Council)
EPC - C 

OUR AREA Torquay is nestled on the warm South Devon coast being one of three towns along with Paignton and Brixham which form the natural east facing harbour of Torbay, sheltered from the English Channel. Torbay's wide selection of stunning beaches, picturesque coastline, mild climate and recreational facilities reinforce why it has rightfully earned the renowned nickname of the English Riviera. 

TORQUAY IS WELL CONNECTED By Train: Torquay Train Station has some direct lines to London Paddington and Birmingham and is just one stop from the main line Newton Abbot.

By Air: Exeter Airport provides both UK and international flights.

By Sea: Torquay Marina provides a safe haven for boats in all weathers, sheltered from the prevailing south-westerly winds.

Regional Cities of Exeter & Plymouth approximately 22 miles and 32 miles respectively. Magnificent Dartmoor National park approximately 12 miles. 

DIRECTIONS; SAT NAV: TQ1 1QB. Travelling from Torquay Harbour on the Babbacombe Road, on passing the Museum take the first turning left into Braddons Hill Road East, then take the first right into Hunsdon Road. The rear of Hunsdon Court is seen a short distance along on the right hand side. Turn into the entrance and drive around to the front of the building. 


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26 March 2019

Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.1 mi)
  • Torre (1.3 mi)
  • Paignton (2.9 mi)
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The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

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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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Nearest stations

  • Torquay (1.1 mi)
  • Torre (1.3 mi)
  • Paignton (2.9 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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