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5 bed terraced house for sale

£250,000

Sherwell Lane, Chelston, Torquay TQ2

5 2 3
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Property features

  • Spacious Victorian Mid Terraced House
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Spacious Lounge & Dining Room
  • Kitchen, Utility Room & WC
  • Bathroom & 2 Shower Room/WCs
  • Versatile Basement Area
  • Gardens & Off Road Parking
  • Convenient Location

Property description

Description Conveniently located within the popular suburb of Chelston, Torquay is this spacious Victorian mid terraced house. The property is situated in an elevated position and can be accessed from both Sherwell Lane to the front and from Ashfield Road to the rear. The property enjoys open outlooks and distant sea views and is ideally placed for access to local shops, schools and public transport. Torquay seafront promenade and the picturesque Cockington Village are also within walking distance. The spacious accommodation is arranged over four floors and briefly comprises two reception rooms, kitchen, utility room, ground floor WC, five bedrooms, two shower room/WCs, bathroom and versatile basement area. The property also benefits from UPVC double glazing and gas fired central heating. Outside there is a garden to the front and an additional patio area and off road parking to the rear accessed via Ashfield Road. Viewing comes highly recommended.

Main entrance Timber panelled doors with window over opening to:-

entrance porch Wall mounted gas fired boiler servicing domestic hot water and central heating system, ceramic tiled floor. UPVC part panelled and obscure double glazed main entrance door with window over and matching UPVC obscure double glazed panels to either side opening to:-

reception hall Stairway to first floor, radiator, two wall light points, dado rail, wood effect laminate floor. Door and stairway down to Basement. Further doors to principal rooms.

Lounge 12' 1" x 16' 8" to bay (3.68m x 5.08m) A spacious light and airy room with walk-in bay window, UPVC double glazing and open outlook to front with views over Torquay towards St Marychurch. Feature fireplace with ceramic tiled hearth and inlay and decorative surround, radiator, TV aerial point, telephone point, two wall light points, picture rail, coved ceiling.

Dining room 11' 1" x 13' 3" (3.38m x 4.04m) Another spacious room with multi-glazed French doors and window over opening to Utility Room. Radiator, built-in storage cupboards to recesses, wall light point, picture rail.

Kitchen 16' 8" x 5' 10" (5.08m x 1.78m) UPVC double glazed window through to Rear Lobby, overhead skylight. Range of base and drawer cupboards with rolled edge work surfaces and tiled splashbacks, inset stainless steel 1½ bowl sink unit with mixer tap. Inset four ring ceramic hob with built-in electric oven under and stainless steel canopy with extractor unit over, space for fridge and freezer. Matching range of wall cabinets, radiator, ceramic tiled floor. UPVC obscure double glazed door leading to:-

rear lobby UPVC obscure double glazed door with window over and adjoining high level UPVC double glazed window leading out to rear garden. Open fronted cupboard with further high level UPVC double glazed window to rear, plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer. Ceramic tiled floor, part polycarbonate ceiling. Doors to WC and Utility Room.

WC High level UPVC obscure double glazed window to rear, low level WC, ceramic tiling to walls and floor.

Utility room 8' 8" x 8' 4" max (2.64m x 2.54m) High level UPVC obscure double glazed window to rear, range of base and drawer cupboards with rolled edge work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Inset stainless steel single drainer sink unit, plumbing for automatic dishwasher, matching wall cabinets. Shower cubicle with electric shower unit and ceramic tiling to surround, radiator, wall light point, polycarbonate ceiling, ceramic tiled floor.

First floor landing Stairway to second floor, dado rail, doors to principal rooms.

Bedroom 1 11' 3" x 13' 2" (3.43m x 4.01m) A spacious light and airy double bedroom with walk-in bay window, UPVC double glazing and outlook to front with views over Torquay towards St Marychurch and sea views towards Torbay to one side. Radiator, TV aerial point, telephone point, picture rail. Door to:-

jack and jill shower room/WC UPVC double glazed window to front, modern white suite comprising shower cubicle with plumbed shower unit and ceramic tiling to surround. Wash basin with mixer tap set in vanity unit with cupboard under and mirror with light over, low level WC, radiator. Door to First Floor Landing.

Bedroom 2 13' 7" x 11' 3" (4.14m x 3.43m) Another spacious double bedroom with UPVC double glazed window and outlook to rear, radiator. Door to:-

jack and jill bathroom UPVC obscure double glazed window to rear, modern white suite comprising p-shaped panelled bath with plumbed shower unit over and glazed screen to side, wash basin with mixer tap and tiled splashback set in vanity unit with cupboard under, low level WC. Part ceramic tiling to walls, wall mounted ladder style heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor. Door to First Floor Landing.

Second floor landing Hatch to roof void, doors to principal rooms.

Bedroom 3 10' 4" x 8' 5" (3.15m x 2.57m) Double bedroom with high level UPVC double glazed window to front enjoying views over Torquay towards St Marychurch with sea views towards Torbay to one side. Radiator, pedestal wash basin with mixer tap and tiled splashback, telephone point.

Bedroom 4 10' 8" max x 10' max (3.25m x 3.05m) An irregular shaped room with UPVC double glazed window and outlook to rear, radiator.

Bedroom 5 7' 2" max x 6' 2" max (2.18m x 1.88m) An irregular shaped room with high level UPVC double glazed window to front with views over Torquay towards St Marychurch and distant sea views to one side, radiator.

Shower room/WC UPVC obscure double glazed window to rear, shower cubicle with electric shower unit and ceramic tiling to surround, pedestal wash basin with mixer tap, tiled splashback and mirrored door medicine cabinet over, low level WC. Wall light point, part ceramic tiling to floor.

Basement A spacious and versatile room, offering potential as a home office or hobbies/play room, with UPVC double glazed window to front. Radiator, storage cupboard housing hot water cylinder, two further large storage cupboards, two wall light points.

Outside To the front of the property the garden is laid to lawn with flowers and shrubs to border. A path and steps lead up to a timber decked patio area with decorative walling to surround. Steps continue up to main entrance with outside light. Hedging, timber fencing and walling to boundaries. To the rear of the property steps lead up to an enclosed paved patio area with outside light, timber fencing and walling to surround. Gate and steps continue up to a hardstanding offering off road parking for two vehicles accessed via Ashfield Road.

Viewing arrangements For further information or to arrange a viewing please contact our Chelston Office.

Directions From Newton Road at the traffic lights turn into Avenue Road. At the next set of traffic lights turn right into Old Mill Road. Proceed under the bridge and between the parade of shops before turning right into Sherwell Lane. The property is situated a short distance along in an elevated position to the left hand side.

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Market activity
Average price paid £210,052 Sales 499 Current average value £232,808 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,884 ▲ 0.82%

Property value data/graphs for TQ2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £354,712 £234 3.6 £310,220
Semi-detached £225,932 £216 3.2 £205,585
Terraced £176,627 £198 3.0 £167,256
Flats £172,595 £250 1.9 £145,482

Current asking prices in TQ2

Average: £288,392
Avg. current asking prices in TQ2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £109,983
(3)
£206,558
(30)
£230,931
(66)
£337,348
(42)
£491,619
(21)
Flats £101,533
(24)
£170,106
(62)
£449,994
(18)
£260,000
(3)
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All £102,472
(27)
£181,993
(92)
£277,873
(84)
£332,191
(45)
£491,619
(21)

Current asking rents in TQ2

Average: £587 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TQ2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £445 pcm
(6)
£635 pcm
(8)
£798 pcm
(18)
£1,038 pcm
(2)
£446 pcm
(1)
Flats £498 pcm
(40)
£622 pcm
(32)
£650 pcm
(2)
- -
All £491 pcm
(46)
£625 pcm
(40)
£783 pcm
(20)
£1,038 pcm
(2)
£446 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for TQ2

Highest value in TQ2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Hennapyn Road £636,609
Mead Road £584,125
Torbay Road £550,421
Monterey Close £546,570
Manscombe Road £532,545
Highest turnover in TQ2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Brendons Avenue 60.0%
Mallard Close 53.8%
Cornacre Road 50.0%
Pengelly Way 48.0%
Puffin Close 45.5%

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Nearby transport

  • Torquay (0.4 miles)
  • Torre (0.5 miles)
  • Paignton (2.3 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (19.4 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (64.9 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (72.9 miles)
  • Torquay - North Quay (1.1 miles)
  • Torquay Harbour Boarding Pontoon (1.1 miles)
  • Brixham Harbour Boarding Stage (5.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Cockington Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Queensway Catholic Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Torre Church of England Academy (0.7 miles)
  • Eat That Frog C.I.C. (0.8 miles)
  • EF Academy Torbay (0.8 miles)
  • Huntercombe Hospital School Watcombe (2.4 miles)
  • Torquay Boys' Grammar School (0.8 miles)
  • Torquay Girls Grammar School (0.8 miles)
  • Torquay Academy (0.9 miles)
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Gargan and Hart Estate Agents, TQ2 on +44 1803 611249 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,303 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £899 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £33/mo (£398/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £52 Electricity £67 Estimated energy cost £119/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 20700 kWh/year
Electricity: 5300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Torbay

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £164 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £34 Sewerage £54 Estimated water cost £88 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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