Daniel Hobbin Estate Agents Torquay

5 Bedroom Detached Bungalow for Sale Barchington Avenue, Barton, Torquay, TQ2 8LB

Price: £475,000

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Highlights

Status: Sold STC
Price: £475,000
Property type: Detached Bungalow
Listed on: 17th Apr 2024
Tenure: Freehold
Council tax band: D
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 2
Parking:
Garden:
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Features

  • Mature Detached Bungalow in Established Area
  • Renovated for Modern Family Living
  • Wide Block-paved Driveway with Dual Access for Multiple Vehicles
  • Spacious Layout with Potential for Five Bedrooms
  • Serene Rear Garden with Decked Path
  • Easy Access to Torbay Hospital & South Devon Highway
Nestled in an established residential district on the outskirts of Torquay, this mature detached bungalow embodies comfort and spacious living. Cherished by its current owners for nearly a decade, this residence has undergone meticulous renovation, crafting a welcoming home suited to modern family life.

Upon arrival, a wide frontage greets you, adorned with a substantial block-paved driveway offering convenient off-road parking for multiple vehicles, supplemented by a garage. Step inside and discover a generously proportioned layout. It is currently configured as a three-bedroom dwelling yet offers the versatility to effortlessly accommodate five bedrooms, catering to the needs of an extended or large family.

A notable feature is the spacious rear garden, which provides a serene retreat, enveloped in privacy and meticulously landscaped. Ideal for relaxation or outdoor gatherings, this expansive garden offers a tranquil sanctuary away from daily life.

Convenience is paramount in this location, with local amenities mere moments away on Barton Hill Road. In addition, the comprehensive offerings of The Willows shopping centre lie within easy reach. Torbay Hospital is conveniently situated less than 2 miles away. The South Devon Highway facilitates easy access to nearby towns such as Newton Abbot and the vibrant city of Exeter.

For commuters, the proximity of a regular bus service connecting Barchington Avenue with the town centre, coupled with the accessibility of Torbay's picturesque coastal footpath from nearby Watcombe Cove, ensures both convenience and leisure opportunities at your doorstep.

Council Tax Band: D (Torbay Council)
Tenure: Freehold

Entrance
The entrance to this property welcomes you with a storm porch accessible from the driveway. The entrance hall can be accessed through the double glazed front door, which is obscured. This spacious area extends to the rear, featuring twin built-in cupboards suitable for storing appliances and linen. Recently fitted with updated carpets, the entrance hall also accommodates a staircase to the first floor, with convenient space underneath.

Living room w: 4.52m x l: 3.6m (w: 14' 10" x l: 11' 10")
The living room of this property is beautifully presented and bright, offering a welcoming ambience. Alcoves flank the chimney breast, which features a brick fireplace and an open grate. Corner double-glazed windows adorn the front and side, allowing ample natural light to fill the room and offering an open outlook. A radiator sits beneath the windows, ensuring comfort throughout the space.

Kitchen/dining room w: 7.59m x l: 3.64m (w: 24' 11" x l: 11' 11")
Accessible from the entrance hall through twin glazed wooden doors, the kitchen of this property boasts a modern array of wall and base units. These units feature cupboards and drawers beneath roll-edge worktop surfaces, incorporating a one-and-a-half stainless steel sink and drainer. Ample space is provided for an electric oven and hob, alongside provisions for a washing machine and dishwasher. The kitchen also accommodates a gas boiler, with a double-glazed window to the side for natural light. A half-height partition divides the kitchen from the dining room, currently utilized as a lounge area but adaptable to a dining room. Within this space, there is ample room for a dining table, complemented by near-full-width double windows and patio doors that open onto the rear garden.

Bedroom one w: 3.43m x l: 4.95m (w: 11' 3" x l: 16' 3")
Situated at the rear of the property on the ground floor, bedroom one offers ample space and plenty of light. This generous double bedroom features a double glazed window to the side, providing natural light. It also features a double glazed patio door that opens onto the rear garden. With its generous dimensions, this room comfortably accommodates multiple wardrobes, drawers, and bedside tables.

Bedroom four w: 3.31m x l: 3.57m (w: 10' 10" x l: 11' 9")
Situated at the front of the property on the ground floor, bedroom four is a spacious double bedroom currently utilized as a sitting room. Being well lit by a double-glazed window to the front, the room receives generous amounts of natural light. A radiator positioned beneath the window ensures comfort, while a built-in wardrobe and storage area contribute to clutter-free environments.

Bedroom five w: 2.98m x l: 3.6m (w: 9' 9" x l: 11' 10")
Bedroom five, which is currently used as a dining room, has the potential to function as a double bedroom. Neutrally decorated, the room features a double-glazed window on the side, offering natural light.

Bathroom w: 2.96m x l: 2.21m (w: 9' 9" x l: 7' 3")
This property boasts a modern and stylish bathroom featuring a four-piece suite, complemented by tiled walls and flooring. The suite comprises a bath tub, a corner shower cubicle, a pedestal wash basin, and a toilet. Enhancing both comfort and convenience, the bathroom is equipped with a wall-mounted heated towel rail and an obscured double-glazed window.

First Floor
Ascending the stairs to the first floor, you will encounter a landing offering access to two bedrooms and a shower room. The landing is illuminated by natural light, facilitated by head-height double-glazed windows.

Bedroom two w: 3.62m x l: 3.13m (w: 11' 11" x l: 10' 3")
Bedroom two is a spacious double bedroom featuring built-in slope-ceiling wardrobes equipped with sliding doors and lighting. Natural light fills the room through the double-glazed window, with a radiator beneath.

Bedroom three w: 3.32m x l: 3.71m (w: 10' 11" x l: 12' 2")
Bedroom three is a double bedroom offering storage within the eaves. It boasts a double glazed window providing views of the surrounding area, with a distant sea view as the backdrop.

Shower room w: 1.53m x l: 2.15m (w: 5' x l: 7' 1")
The shower room features a modern three-piece suite, comprising a shower cubicle enclosed with wall tiles, a pedestal wash basin, and a toilet. Partially tiled walls and tiled floors enhance the contemporary aesthetic. Additionally, the room is equipped with a wall-mounted heated towel rail and a Velux window, providing ample natural light.

Garage w: 4.39m x l: 2.87m (w: 14' 5" x l: 9' 5")
The garage is accessible from the front driveway via an up-and-over door, or from the rear garden through a personal door. It is equipped with lighting and electricity.

OUTSIDE
At the front of the property, there is a generously-sized dual access block paved driveway, offering ample parking space for multiple vehicles. A pathway leads from the front to the rear garden. The landscaped rear garden includes a decked path and patio area, opening up to a well-maintained lawn bordered by flower beds. On one side of the lawn, there is a raised paved patio with border beds, leading to an aluminium-framed greenhouse nestled in one corner and a working cast iron lampost. Beyond the lawn, there is a designated vegetable plot and an additional patio space. Behind the garage, there are two timber garden sheds and a raised herb bed.

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.

Highlights

Status: Sold STC
Price: £475,000
Property type: Detached Bungalow
Listed on: 17th Apr 2024
Tenure: Freehold
Council tax band: D
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 2
Parking:
Garden:
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