|Property type:||Detached House|
|Listed on:||23rd Nov 2022|
|Council tax band:||D|
Full Property Details
- Desirable Shiphay Location
- Occupying a Corner Plot
- Driveway for multiple vehicles
- Cul-de-sac Location
- Approval of Wrap-around Planning Application
- Stunning Open Plan Kitchen/Dining Area
- Spacious Living Room
- Level Rear Garden
- Spectacular Country Views
The property offers generous room proportions with three reception rooms, including a spacious living room, a kitchen with breakfast bar and seating area, and a conservatory. In addition, there is a conveniently located W/C on the ground floor. A spacious first floor consists of four bedrooms and a family bathroom.
A planning application has been approved by Torbay Council to extend the already spacious family home. The approved planning application includes the conversion of the garage into an additional reception room as well as the provision of a shower room. As part of the planning, a wrap around extension will be constructed from the side of the property to the rear. This will replace the conservatory with a dining room, and two additional rooms will be constructed to the side of the property, a lobby and a utility room.
Council Tax Band: D (Torbay Council)
On Torquay's English Riviera, this property is located in Shiphay on a quiet cul-de-sac. As well as being conveniently located near both primary and secondary schools, this property also has easy access to a local hospital. There are several retailers nearby, including Sainsbury's, Boots, Next, and Marks & Spencer, as well as many others. Commuters will have easy access to local transportation links with connections to Paignton, Newton Abbot, Brixham and Exeter via the South Devon Highway. It takes approximately 30 minutes to drive to Exeter by car, but Torre Station is approximately one mile away if you prefer to commute by train. There is also public transport nearby, including a bus service that runs to nearby towns such as Paignton, Kingskerswell, and Newton Abbot. In the nearby Torquay Town Centre, just two miles away, there are a number of amenities available. These include a seafront promenade, shopping pavilions, theatres, and a variety of restaurants and bars.
There is ample space in the living room to accommodate all the necessary furnishings as well as a dining room table. A neutral colour scheme is used to decorate the living room, which includes carpeted flooring. As the focal point of this tranquil and relaxing space, there is a feature electric fire in the centre of the room. The living room has a double glazed window that provides a view of the front of the property and is equipped with wooden shutter blinds.
From the living room, there are twin wooden panelled doors that lead to the kitchen. This kitchen features a variety of light grey kitchen base units with worktops overhanging on one side, which forms a seating area and breakfast bar. The kitchen also includes matching floor-to-ceiling units on one wall, which provide a recess for an American-style refrigerator. This kitchen features a stainless steel Smeg Dual Fuel Range Cooker with a versatile five-burner gas hob with tiled splashback and a Hisense extractor hood. There is under-counter space and plumbing for a washing machine. A double-glazed window in the kitchen overlooks the rear garden, and the kitchen has wood effect flooring throughout and a doorway to the conservatory.
An open doorway from the kitchen provides access to the conservatory, which is an ideal area for entertaining. Triple aspect double glazed windows provide an abundance of natural light and a double glazed door leads to the rear garden. Tiled flooring is installed in the conservatory.
From the lounge, an inner hallway provides access to the ground floor W/C, which has a wash basin, a toilet, an obscured double glazed window and a radiator.
Stairs lead to the first floor from the ground floor inner hallway, which has under-stair storage. An L-shaped landing on the first floor provides plenty of space as well as access to the loft through a hatch. The first and second bedrooms are both good-sized double bedrooms with carpet flooring and double-glazed windows, each equipped with wooden shutter blinds and a radiator underneath. A wardrobe is also integrated into bedroom two. The third bedroom, which is currently being used as a walk-in wardrobe, is a double bedroom with a double-glazed window overlooking the rear garden. The fourth bedroom is currently being used as an office. It is a single room with a double-glazed window and a radiator. A three-piece family bathroom consists of a bath tub with shower over, a pedestal wash basin, and a toilet. Storage for the bathroom is provided by a built-in storage cupboard that houses the gas boiler. There is a wall-mounted cabinet and a heated towel rail in the bathroom.
There is a large lawned front garden along with paved slabs and a tarmac driveway at the front of the property. Here you will find access to the garage, which has an up-and-over door and is equipped with electricity and lighting. An access path leads to the rear garden, which consists of a paved area, a lawn, and a wooden deck. There is plenty of privacy provided by surrounding hedges and trees, but on one side there are picturesque views of the surrounding countryside.
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