|Listed on:||8th Aug 2023|
|Council tax band:||D|
Full Property Details
- Guide: £285,000 to £290,000
- Views of Torquay Marina & Sea Toward Livermead
- Blend of Historic Charm with Modern Luxury in a Grade II Listed Villa
- Two Double Bedrooms both with En-suite
- Meticulously Tended Communal Gardens Offer a Serene Escape
- Allocated Parking with Secure Gated Entry
- Located Near Torquay Marina & Beach While Maintaining Peaceful Seclusion
This apartment finds its place within the embrace of a stately Grade II listed period villa, which has been creatively transformed into a collection of premium apartments. Lofty ceilings crowned with intricate cornicing enhance the atmosphere of this apartment, a harmonious blend of historical charm and modern luxury.
Two gracefully appointed double bedrooms, each equipped with its own en-suite sanctuary, form the heart of this elegant residence, catering for both comfort and privacy with finesse.
Collingwood's tranquil setting is distinguished by meticulously tended communal gardens, an oasis of greenery that harmonizes with the coastal vibe. Adding to the appeal, gated allocated parking makes daily entry and exit seamless, further adding to the sense of exclusivity.
While mere moments from the dynamic waterside marina, with its vibrant tapestry of shops and inviting waterfront restaurants, this residence maintains a sense of peaceful seclusion. Its close proximity to the cultural hotspot of Princess Theatre further enhances its appeal. As a retreat in the middle of the English Riviera, this property captures the essence of coastal living at its finest. With convenient access to Torre Abbey Sands on foot, it embodies a lifestyle of relaxed opulence that is ideal as a principal residence or a treasured secondary retreat.
Council Tax Band: D (Torbay Council)
Tenure: Leasehold (112 years)
Ground Rent: £100 per year
Service Charge: £2,501 per year
125 years remaining from 1 January 2010
Upon arrival, you are greeted by remote-operated double gates that usher you into the expansive residents' parking area. A neatly paved pathway leads through the serene surroundings, guiding you towards the communal entrance. A gracefully designed staircase or a lift will take you to the first floor where you will find the apartment's private entrance. Upon entering the apartment, you will find yourself in the inner hallway. A canvas of neutral tones and ample natural light dances on high ceilings, creating an inviting atmosphere. A video entry system seamlessly integrates security with modern living in this meticulously designed space.
The generous proportions of the sitting room and the high ceiling lend the room a light and airy ambiance. The aesthetic appeal of the room is enhanced by elegant cornice work. A captivating panorama of the sea and Livermead beyond is framed by an attractive sash window. With an abundance of natural light, the room's southern aspect ensures a continuous infusion of sunlight, enhancing the sense of spaciousness.
With its sash windows, the kitchen/diner provides a captivating backdrop for shared family meals against mesmerizing sea vistas. This area stands as an exceptional highlight of the property, combining functionality and aesthetics seamlessly. An elegant kitchen is defined by walnut effect units and granite work surfaces. An integrated breakfast bar blends harmoniously with the dining area in this thoughtfully designed layout. Under the sash window, a stainless steel one-and-a-half sink offers a peaceful view as you work. The kitchen is equipped with modern conveniences, including an integrated oven, four-ring gas hob with an extractor hood above, dishwasher, washer/dryer, and a built-in under-counter fridge and freezer. The gas-fired boiler is concealed behind a matching kitchen wall unit. Lofty ceiling height and intricate cornice work enhance the kitchen's character. There is ample space to accommodate a good-sized dining table in the adjacent dining area.
The first bedroom offers a generously proportioned double bedroom with ample space for essential bedroom furnishings. Its generous size and thoughtful design make this room both comfortable and functional. An abundant supply of natural light is provided by a generous-sized sash window, illuminating the room with a gentle glow. The elevated ceiling height further contributes to an open and airy ambiance.
Bedroom one - en-suite
An invaluable complement to the master bedroom, the en-suite shower room comprises a trio of essential fixtures. The en-suite is elegantly finished to a contemporary and high standard. The bathroom consists of a corner shower cubicle, a pedestal wash basin, and a toilet. The space is finished with tiled walls, and a heated towel rail completes the ensemble.
Bedroom two offers another substantial double bedroom that is generously proportioned to meet your needs. There is a sash window in the room, which allows ample natural light to filter in, while the high ceilings provide an airier atmosphere.
Bedroom two - en-suite
The en-suite attached to bedroom two is equipped with a three-piece suite, encompassing fully tiled walls. It comprises a bathtub, a wall-mounted wash basin, and a concealed cistern toilet. Surrounding these fixtures is a tiled shelf, providing a practical touch. The en-suite's functionality is complemented by a wall-mounted heated towel rail.
Conveniently positioned off the inner hallway, a cloakroom offers practicality and ease. It encompasses a pedestal wash basin and a toilet, ensuring essential facilities are at hand. The fully tiled walls of the cloakroom contribute to its contemporary appeal.
Nestled back from Braddons Hill Road East, the notable white building of Collingwood stands accessible through a secure gated residents' car park. Here, you will find an allocated parking space. You will find yourself on the communal terracing after descending steps from the parking area, which is furnished with low-maintenance paving and tastefully inset gravel beds. A further set of steps leads to a spacious expanse of mature landscaped communal lawns, dotted with traditional trees and shrubs. A gravel path weaves its way through this serene setting. A gated entrance leads onto Braddons Hill Road East from the communal garden, providing quick and convenient access to the town centre.
These particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or a contract. All statements contained in these particulars are made without responsibility on the part of Daniel Hobbin Estate Agents Limited. Where every attempt has been made to ensure the accuracy of the floorplan contained here, any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulations or other consents. Daniel Hobbin Estate Agents Limited have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Any intending purchaser must satisfy himself/herself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars.