|Listed on:||11th Jan 2023|
|Tenure:||Share of Freehold|
|Council tax band:||D|
Full Property Details
- First-Floor Duplex Apartment
- Chain Free
- Two Double Bedrooms
- Kitchen/Breakfast Room with Sea Views
- Open Plan Living/Dining Room with Sea Views
- Picturesque Communal Gardens
- Remote-Controlled Garage
- Residents Parking
This apartment is part of the Hillsborough private residence and overlooks the bustling town centre and picturesque marina of Torquay. From the property's well-manicured communal gardens, visitors can enjoy magnificent sea views. A vibrant harbour and yacht marina are situated at the foot of a hill. It offers a wide range of recreational activities, including water sports, dining options, bars, theatrical performances, and shopping. Located within easy walking distance of the apartment is Wellswood, a charming area boasting several restaurants, pubs, a church, a primary school, and an array of local shops. Its location, slightly removed from Torquay's bustling town centre and marina area, provides the appropriate balance of serenity and convenience, providing easy access to all the town's amenities.
Council Tax Band: D (Torbay Council)
Tenure: Share of Freehold (165 years)
Service Charge: £254.17 per month
The property is a Share of Freehold with a lease term of 199 years from 1989. Please contact us for further details.
A set of steps leads to the communal entrance to the property. A staircase leads from the lobby to the apartment, which is located on the first floor. As soon as you enter the space, you are greeted by a spacious hallway with high ceilings and a generous coat closet, which provides ample storage. In addition to serving as a hub from which the main living areas are accessible, the entrance hall also houses a staircase connecting to the second floor.
In addition to being impressive in size, the living/dining room boasts three double-glazed sash windows that provide stunning elevated views of the sea and surrounding area. The living room has plenty of space for a large dining table and chairs, as well as a good-sized living area.
The kitchen/breakfast room is located directly next to the living room. It is equipped with high quality wall and base cabinetry, a central island breakfast bar, and solid oak worktops. The room is beautifully illuminated by under cupboard illumination and ceiling spotlights, in addition to two light points over the breakfast bar. Below a double-glazed sash window, with a magnificent view of the sea and grounds, lies a one-and-a-half sink and drainer. Among the features of the kitchen are an electric oven with a hob and extractor hood above. There is also an integrated washing machine and dishwasher, as well as space for a freestanding fridge/freezer. Feature gloss tiles on the floor and splashback provide a fresh atmosphere and make maintenance a breeze.
The ground floor W/C is located off the main inner hallway and comprises a wash basin with tiled splashbacks and a low level toilet.
From the main apartment entrance, there is a staircase leading to the first floor, where both bedrooms and a family bathroom are located.
Featuring an array of storage options and ample space, the master bedroom is a spacious double room with a comprehensive selection of fitted wardrobes and a dressing table. Double glazed sash windows on the front elevation provide a stunning view of the sea from this room.
The second bedroom has a magnificent view of the front and is a well-proportioned double room, with ample space for a double bed and additional bedroom furniture.
The family bathroom consists of a panelled double bath with central faucets, a corner shower enclosure, a low-level toilet, and a washbasin. In addition to having fully tiled walls and floors, the bathroom is equipped with glass shelving, an illuminated vanity mirror, and a chrome ladder-style heated towel rack.
Located within the meticulously maintained grounds of a former Victorian villa, this apartment provides its residents with year-round access to the property's expertly maintained communal gardens.
There are two routes that lead to Hillsborough, Hillesdon Road and Braddons Hill Road East. Braddons Hill Road East offers a private and secure entrance via a gated driveway leading to the property's magnificent communal grounds. Additionally, Hillesdon Road offers residents the convenience of allocated parking spaces, garages, and additional communal gardens. From this entrance, you will find a double garage with a remote-controlled door and lighting, which is shared with a neighbour.
Among the communal gardens are lush lawns surrounding the building as well as beautifully landscaped gardens, mature trees, and breath-taking views of the sea.
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.