Castle Lane, Torquay

On Market £300,000
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  • Vacant Three Double Bedrooms With A South Facing Garden
  • A Spacious Living Room With Fireplace And Views Over The Gardens
  • Detached Large Garage With Roller Door And Access To The Rear
  • TWO Reception Rooms Over Looking The Garden
  • Kitchen With Dining Area Opening To A Covered Veranda
  • Delightful Bright Enclosed Gardens With Privacy Rarely Found In Towns
  • Close To Town And A Short Distance of The Harbourside And Beaches
  • Detached Charming 1930'S Dormer Bungalow Tucked Away
  • First Floor Bedroom Suite With Adjoining Shower Room And Rear View Over The Gardens
  • An Ideal Location To Live With Easy Access For The Harbourside

Brief Details

Location: Castle Lane, Torquay

For Sale by Public Auction on Thursday 9th June 2022 (unless sold Prior to Auction) - Guide Price £300,000 +


A delightful Three bedroom Detached Dormer Bungalow with Two Reception Rooms, Master Bedroom with a shower room adjoining, Ground Floor Bathroom with Jacuzzi Bath and Separate shower, Enjoying Parking via a Private Large Garage, Set on Gated Private Level Plot on a No Through Road, with vacant possession. Requiring modernisation in places. An ideal tucked away holiday home or peace by the sea.

There are two wooden gates that sit along a historic stone wall, which in turn leads to a further gated access and a large garage with remote access door. As you enter the main entrance it is like entering a secret garden with a sitting area, flower beds and a path that leads around the raised beds with mature roses, magnolias and other shrubs providing a charming feel. The path leads around the property to the garage and rear. As you head towards the door there is a covered veranda with tiled flooring that sits to the side of the property, which provides a wonderful place for sitting out on rainy days.  From the veranda, there is a door which provides access to the kitchen and double doors leading to the dining area.

The Kitchen Dining Room A fully fitted clean and modern room with high ceilings, space for inset domestic appliances including a dishwasher, washing machine and gas cooker.  The kitchen enjoys a good range of wall and base level units with a selection of draws and cupboards, fitted work surfaces, a one and a half bowl sink unit with drainer, small country styled tiled walls and a double aspect overlooking the flower beds and gate. There is wood effect flooring and an archway to the centre opening to the dining area with space for free standing fridge/freezer, along with a dresser and double glazed Neo-Georgian style double glazed doors to the veranda. There is another door leading to the principal rooms including the open plan inner hallway, which in turn opens to the;

The Living Room has a period brick work fireplace and double-glazed window to the side providing a light aspect. The room has high ceilings with a staircase set to one side having two storage cupboards below, a glazed casement door to one corner that opens to a porch with glazed windows and a door formally used to access the garden.

There is a hallway leading to the downstairs bathroom with jacuzzi spa bath and an enclosed shower cubicle set to a recess being fully tiled with extractor and glazed cubicle. The room also has a vanity sink unit and low-level WC with two frosted double-glazed windows.

There are two ground floor bedrooms, which could be repurposed as required with doors from the living room.

Bedroom Two is a large double bedroom with bayed window to front aspect, double glazed window the room has high ceilings and gives a real light aspect throughout the day.

Bedroom Three is a flexible room, which has been used as either a further reception room or bedroom over the years. It is a spacious room with high ceilings, a double aspect creating a light room with a bay window overlooking the rear garden.  in addition to this there is an open fireplace. 

The first floor is approached via the traditional staircase with a half landing and windows.  The first floor has only two doors; one leading to the master bedroom and one to the shower room/en-suite with a fully tiled glazed cubicle, low level WC, wash basin, radiator and access to eaves loft. 

Bedroom One is a spacious double bedroom with a dormer window that has a raised light rear aspect over the gardens, the room has fitted wardrobes along one wall and access to the eaves loft, tv point and laminate wood flooring. 

Outside Gardens  Are set on a bright plot with side is access as stated from the kitchen area and as you head to the rear of the property, there is a raised patio with flowerbeds and a historic wall that runs along the front and side of Castle Dene, which provides immense charm and character to the garden with climbing plants and flowers that are set to bloom with stunning colour every year.

The path continues around the property and leads to a level lawn with shallow steps to the brick block paved patio enjoying privacy throughout the day. The path flows around to the side porch and this in turn sends you to the additional gate with patio area over the concrete garage roof with mature honeysuckle trained over fencing. This mature garden provides a real feeling of privacy and an out-of-town impression. An opening in the garden leads to a hidden access to the rear of the garage, this allows you to drive straight in to the garage then close the remote door and head in to the house from the rear if wanted. There is a low stone wall that separates the two garden areas with an opening to another lawn, path and wall with mature trees and bushes to one side. and an option to build above, STP.

This house has been loved for many years and has recently undergone redecoration externally to ensure an easy start for the new owners.

DIRECTIONS: From Torquay Town hall, and proceed up opposite the hall along Castle Road and across the mini roundabout passing the European Language College and park along the road just after and Castle lane will be found along on the left, where the Property can be found hidden behind a gated entrance.

PLEASE NOTE: Wood's Bryce Baker wish to inform you that the property being marketed belongs to an associate of an employee at Woods Bryce Baker.

Tenure: Freehold

Council Tax: Band D

Local Authority: Torbay District Council

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Ref #: 649702

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