5 bedroom detached house for sale

Burridge Road, Torquay

£875,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Detached Victorian Villa
  • 5/6 Bedrooms (Master Ensuite)
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room & Utility Room
  • Family Bathroom & Separate WC
  • Sauna, Jacuzzi, Wine Cellar & Games Rooms
  • Extensive Off Road Parking & Double Garage
  • Landscaped Gardens & Fabulous Views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Situated in an enviable location in Chelston, and within walking distance of local shops and facilities, is this magnificent five bedroom Victorian detached Villa which enjoys wonderful views over the surrounding area towards Torquay harbour. Torquay seafront, mainline train station and the picturesque village of Cockington are also all easily accessible. The well proportioned accommodation exudes character and offers versatile living over three floors. A particular feature of the property is the spacious lower ground floor level, currently comprising a sauna, Jacuzzi, games rooms and wine cellar, but which could be converted into a self contained Annexe, subject to the usual planning consents. Outside there is ample off road parking, a detached double garage and an elevated Sun Terrace which overlooks the large attractive landscaped garden. After 30 years under the same ownership it is now time for our vendors to move on and allow new memories to be made. 

MAIN ENTRANCE Part timber panelled and glazed main entrance door opening to:- 

ENTRANCE CONSERVATORY 17' 07" x 8' 05" (5.36m x 2.57m) A lovely light space with glazing to surround, wall light point, telephone point, original tiled floor. Timber panelled door with obscure glazed window over opening to:- 

RECEPTION HALL A spacious and welcoming area with elegant oak staircase rising to first floor, radiator, Karndean flooring. Doors to principal rooms. 

SITTING ROOM 16' 08" x 18' 06" (5.08m x 5.64m) A beautifully proportioned room with large classic walk-in bay and glazed sash windows, offering lovely views over the attractive gardens. Feature fireplace with decorative marble surround, tiled hearth and inlay, two radiators, two wall light points, ornate picture rail and coved ceiling. 

DINING ROOM 12' 08" x 12' 04" (3.86m x 3.76m) Currently used as an Office/Study but could be arranged as a formal Dining Room. Original glazed sash window to front aspect, feature fireplace with decorative marble effect surround, tiled hearth and inlay, radiator, telephone point, picture rail, ornate coved ceiling. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 14' 08" x 16' 08" (4.47m x 5.08m) A wonderfully light and spacious room with large walk-in square bay and glazed sash windows, with further glazed sash window to side, enjoying commanding views over the gardens towards Torquay harbour in the distance. UPVC double glazed door with window over and steps leading down to Sun Terrace. Modern range of fitments comprising base and drawer units with square edged work surfaces and tiled splashbacks, inset composite corner sink unit with mixer tap, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Inset four ring electric hob with stainless steel and glazed canopy with extractor unit over, built-in stainless steel eye level electric oven and microwave, matching range of wall cabinets with concealed lighting under. Radiator, wall light point, picture rail, wood effect laminate flooring, ornate coved ceiling. 

INNER HALLWAY Coats cupboard with light. Doors to Utility Room and additional Reception Room. Further door and stairway with storage cupboard under down to Lower Ground Floor Accommodation. 

UTILITY ROOM Glazed sash window to side aspect, base units with rolled edge work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Inset stainless steel circular sink unit with mixer tap, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer and American style fridge freezer. Matching wall cabinets, radiator, wood effect laminate flooring, coved ceiling. Door to:- 

LOBBY Ceramic tiled floor, recessed spotlight to ceiling. Timber panelled door with window over leading out to front of property. 

RECEPTION/GUEST BEDROOM A spacious and versatile room with glazed sash window to side aspect enjoying views over the surrounding area. Feature fireplace with wooden surround, decorative tiled hearth and inlay, built-in storage cupboards to chimney recess, radiator, wood veneered flooring. Door to:- 

CLOAKROOM/WC Obscure glazed window to side aspect, low level WC with concealed cistern, feature stone wash basin with mixer tap set in vanity unit with cupboard under. Wall mounted ladder style heated towel rail, cupboard housing hot water cylinder. Part timber panelling to walls, ceramic tiled floor,
extractor fan.
 

FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION  

FIRST FLOOR SPLIT LEVEL LANDING A spacious area with feature stained sash window to front aspect, further high level obscure glazed window to side aspect, providing plenty of natural light. Radiator, built-in cupboard, hatch to roof void, ornate coved ceiling. Doors to principal rooms. 

MASTER BEDROOM 16' 08" x 14' 08" (5.08m x 4.47m) A wonderful light and spacious master bedroom with large walk-in square bay and glazed sash windows, overlooking the attractive gardens and enjoying fabulous views towards Torquay harbour, St Marychurch and Torquay. Further glazed sash window overlooking gardens, radiator, picture rail, ornate coved ceiling. Door to:- 

ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM/WC Shower cubicle with plumbed shower unit, low level WC, wash basin with mirror, light and shaver point over. Ladder style heated towel rail, wall mounted mirror fronted medicine cabinet, ceramic tiling to walls, wood effect laminate flooring, extractor fan. 

BEDROOM 2 16' 08" x 16' 02" (5.08m x 4.93m) Another impressive and spacious double bedroom with classic walk-in bay and glazed sash windows offering commanding views towards Torquay harbour and over the surrounding area. Radiator, four wall light points, picture rail, ornate coved ceiling. Door to:- 

BEDROOM 5/DRESSING ROOM 11' 02" x 7' 10" (3.4m x 2.39m) Glazed sash window to front aspect, radiator, wall light point, ornate coved ceiling. Door to First Floor Landing. 

BEDROOM 3 12' 07" x 12' 05" (3.84m x 3.78m) Double bedroom with glazed sash window and attractive outlook to front, feature fireplace with wooden surround and decorative tiled inlay, radiator, picture rail, wood effect laminate flooring, coved ceiling. 

BEDROOM 4 11' 03" x 8' 04" (3.43m x 2.54m) Double bedroom with glazed sash window to rear aspect enjoying far reaching views over Chelston, towards St Marychurch with sea views across Torquay harbour. Feature fireplace with wooden surround and decorative tiled inlay, radiator, picture rail. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Part obscure glazed sash window to side aspect, corner panelled bath with mixer tap, shower attachment and folding glazed screen to side, wash basin with mixer tap set in vanity unit with cupboard under and mirror with recessed spotlight over. Built-in linen cupboard with shelving, radiator, wall mounted ladder style heated towel rail, feature mirrored tiling to one wall, part ceramic tiling to walls, hatch to roof void. 

SEPARATE WC Obscure glazed sash window to side aspect, low level WC, wood effect laminate flooring. 

LOWER GROUND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION Currently arranged as a suite of rooms, offering recreational facilities, this impressive area could easily be converted into a self contained Annexe for a dependent relative or additional family member, subject to the usual planning and building consents.  

 

CENTRAL RECEPTION AREA A spacious area with ceramic tiled floor, fitted office worktop with drawers to either side to understairs void. Doors to Gym/Hobbies Room and Games/Music Room. Archway through to Pool/Billiards Room. Opening through to:- 

WINE CELLAR A cleverly designed space with high level window and floor to ceiling terracotta wine racking - perfect for the wine enthusiast! 

POOL/BILLIARDS ROOM 12' 10" x 8' 03" (3.91m x 2.51m) With pendant lighting already in place, this space is ideal for enjoying pool/billiards or as a cinema room 

GAMES/MUSIC ROOM 15' 09" x 16' 06" (4.8m x 5.03m) Another spacious and versatile room with two radiators, built-in storage cupboards, wall light point, extractor fan. 

GYM/HOBBIES ROOM 14' 03" x 16' 03" (4.34m x 4.95m) A spacious room with UPVC double glazed window to rear aspect. A particular feature of the room is the Grecian style sunken Jacuzzi ,with feature replica statue presiding over, set within a marbled surround with decorative tiling. Cupboard housing floorstanding boiler servicing domestic hot water and central heating system, wood effect laminate flooring, recessed spotlights to ceiling. Opening through to:- 

SAUNA A fantastic part timber cladded space, complete with sauna and dressing area, with recessed spotlights to ceiling and ceramic tiled floor. Built-in shower cubicle with plumbed shower unit and ceramic tiling to surround. Door to Cloakroom/WC, further UPVC part panelled and obscure double glazed door leading out to rear of property.  

CLOAKROOM/WC Glazed window to rear aspect, white suite comprising low level WC, wall mounted wash basin, timber cladding to walls, ceramic tiled floor, recessed spotlight to ceiling. 

OUTSIDE Double wrought iron gates from Burridge Road open onto a large part granite sett and gravelled driveway, enclosed by hedging and stone walling, with outside tap, lighting and mature shrubs and trees to borders, providing off road parking for several vehicles. Steps lead down, from one side of the property, to an enclosed flagstoned drying area with access gate out to Rathmore Road. Path and steps, with established trees and shrubs to borders, continue down to an additional brick paved driveway with outside tap, light and walling to surround, offering off road parking for several vehicles, with further double wrought iron gates opening out to Ruckamore Road. 

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE Metal up and over door, glazed window through to Garden Conservatory. Part panelled and UPVC double glazed courtesy door leading out to garden and Garden Conservatory with UPVC double glazing to surround.

A path continues to a large and predominantly level landscaped garden, enclosed by hedging and laid to lawn, with well stocked mature flowers and shrubs to borders with feature palms. The path continues alongside the garden to a loose stone seating area and, in turn, to a paved patio area with feature lighting, built-in brick barbeque and steps up to gravelled driveway. Steps lead up from the garden to a wonderful elevated flagstoned Sun Terrace with attractive curved stone balustrading and feature stone flower urns, offering commanding views over the attractive garden. Further steps continue up, from either side of the Sun Terrace, to the Kitchen/Breakfast Room and the front of the property.
 

VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS For further information or to arrange a viewing please contact our Chelston Office on 01803 897321. 

DIRECTIONS On entering Torquay, via Newton Road, continue some distance before turning right at the traffic lights next to Torre Station, into Avenue Road. Proceed to the next set of traffic lights and turn right into Old Mill Road. Continue under the bridge and between the parade of shops before turning right into Ashfield Road. A short distance along turn left into Marcombe Road and immediately left again into Ruckamore Road. Proceed to the top of Ruckamore road where the property will be seen to the left hand side at the junction of Burridge Road. 


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16 August 2018

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  • Torquay (0.4 mi)
  • Torre (0.6 mi)
  • Paignton (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Gargan & Hart Estate Agents Ltd, Torquay

23 Old Mill Road, Chelston, Torquay, TQ2 6AU

01803 367068 Local call rate

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