3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Shiphay, Torquay

Sold STC £275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • RECEPTION HALL
  • SITTING ROOM
  • DINING ROOM
  • BREAKFAST ROOM
  • KITCHEN
  • 3 BEDROOMS
  • BATHROOM
  • GARDEN & TERRACE
  • GARAGE & PARKING
  • LARGE UNDERHOUSE STORAGE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION This MATURE SEMI-DETACHED HOUSE was constructed by Messrs Lloyd Builders in the 1930s, a company of high repute, typical of its era the property has generous size rooms with many period features still remaining. Having been extended over the years the property now benefits from an additional Reception room as well as a Utility room, a particular feature with this spacious home is the large under house storage it offers, ideal for those who require extra storage space or a workshop.

The property is enviably positioned within easy reach of a host of highly regarded schools including Shiphay Academy, Sherwell Valley Primary School and Torquay's Grammar Schools whilst Torbay Hospital is found within a mile distance. Access onto the new South Devon Highway is also easily accessible, ideal for those commuting toward the regional city of Exeter or beyond. 

OWNER'S INSIGHT "This house is so full of character and we fell in love with it from the very first visit, it felt like home" "The large outside underhouse storage space was an added bonus and we also enjoyed spending time in the garden" 

STEP INSIDE A pathway leads to the Open Entrance Porch with front door opening to the Reception Hall with ample storage cupboards and doors to the reception rooms. The Sitting Room featurs a bay window,fireplace and double doors opening to the Dining Room with sliding doors leading onto the Sun Terrace. The Dining Room flows through to the Breakfast Room with provisions for washing machine, window overlooking the rear garden and a door back to the Reception Hall. Feature archways with two steps lead up to the Kitchen, fitted with a modern range of cream fronted units and granite effect working surfaces. There is also a fitted oven with four ring gas hob over and extractor hood above, window and door giving access to the rear garden.

From the Reception Hall stairs rise to the spacious First Floor Landing with doors leading to Three Bedrooms, two doubles and one single and door to the Bathroom with corner bath and shower over, vanity unit and WC, there is also an obscure glazed window. 

STEP OUTSIDE To the rear is a paved Terrace with steps leading down to the main garden, fully enclosed and mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and plants. Under the terrace a door leads to the large Underhouse Storage running virtually the full length of the house. To the front is an attractive garden with flowers and shrubs. A driveway with parking for two vehicles in tandem leads to the Single Garage with door leading to a Utility Room which has a door to the rear garden. 

GENERAL INFORMATION Heating Type - Gas Central Heating
PVCu Double Glazing
Council Tax Band - D
EPC - E 

LOCATION 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 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.
 


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Added on Rightmove:
29 August 2018

Nearest stations

  • Torre (0.5 mi)
  • Torquay (1.3 mi)
  • Paignton (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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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 (3.1 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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