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5 bed detached house for sale

£850,000

Shorton Road, Preston, Paignton TQ3

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Property features

  • Constructed In 2010 With Over 4,200 Sq Feet Of Accommodation
  • Large Open Reception Rooms & Games Room
  • Superbly Appointed Kitchen With Many Integrated Appliances & Separate Dining Area
  • Separate Utility Room, Downstairs Cloakroom/WC, Separate Study
  • Under Floor Heating Throughout The Ground Floor
  • Impressive Spacious Gallery Style First Floor Landing
  • 5 En Suite Bedrooms With The Master Having Dressing Area
  • Integral Double Garage, Automated Gated Access, Large Driveway
  • Enclosed Gardens Offering A Good Degree Of Privacy
  • EPC Rating - B

Property description

Orchard House was constructed to a very high standard in 2010 and was finished under an architect supervision and enabled the current vendors to acquire an architect's certificate. The construction featured piled foundations, block and beam floors, block and brick walls, the extensive accommodation extends to over 4,200 sq feet and has been thoughtfully laid out over 2 levels to compliment family living and maximise natural light. The accommodation is enhanced with quality fixtures and fittings throughout including a integral speaker system, under floor heating on the ground floor and pressurised hot water cylinder and services the 5 en suite bedrooms. The automated gates lead to the brick paved driveway with plenty of parking and the large integral double garage with electric up and over door. The level gardens have been designed for ease of maintenance and laid largely to lawn and benefits from a high degree of privacy and security. Externally there is also the swim spa and hot tub. The impressive double height reception hall sets the theme for the standard of the accommodation throughout the house as the wall of glass next to the front door that continues to the first floor that lets the light flood in, the gallery landing above creates a lovely feature. There is a telephone and video system that connects to the automated gates, storage cupboard for coats and shoes and coms cupboard with the auto system for the integral speaker system throughout the house. The kitchen/dining room certainly has the wow factor with an extensive range of gloss cream units with solid granite work surfaces, central island with further storage and breakfast bar, porcelain tiled floor with under floor heating and dining area with doors giving access to the gardens. Double doors that lead from the dining area and hallway into the large sitting room with triple aspect feature wall mounted gas fire fire, games room as well as study, utility and downstairs cloakroom/wc on this level. Off the gallery landing on the first floor are the 5 luxury en suite bathroom's, 3 of the bedrooms benefit from sea and open views over Tor Bay, all of the bedrooms are of a generous size with the master having a separate dressing area and en suite 4 piece bathroom/wc. Bedroom 2 over the garage is a particular feature with its glass gable and this would make an ideal guest suite, the other 3 bedrooms also have en suite bathroom's finished to quality modern whites suites and chrome fittings and towel rails. The level gardens are designed with ease of maintenance in mind being level and laid largely to lawn and offers a high degree of privacy, a feeling of security behind the automated gates and close board fencing. There is telephone and video entry system which leads to the extensive brick paved driveway and large electric up and over door giving access to the double integral garage. The lawns extend to the rear and side of the house with french doors from the kitchen/dining room. Located on the front patio is the swim spa/hob tub which is dual heated.

Orchard House borders the Shorton conversation area in Preston with close proximity to the town centre with its array of shops, facilities and amenities, it is also within easy reach of the ring road which connects Torquay, Newton Abbot and Exeter beyond. It also has easy access to Newton Abbot which gives mainline railway links to London Paddington. Paignton in a popular area between Torquay and Brixham which makes up Tor Bay and has beautiful sheltered waters at the very heart of the English Riviera, This area gained its reputation as a place to see and be seen during the days of Queen Victoria when it was compared to the French and Italian Riviera's because of its sunny climate, breathtaking coastal views and long sandy beaches. Today the town is still a largely tourist resort but has a life of its own which lasts all year round, it is a busy town centre and has all of the local amenities that one would expect to including shops, restaurants, bars and train station as well as the seafront with its long wide promenade and sandy beaches. Further afield is the regional capital of Exeter providing all of the big brand shoppings and dining experiences that one could wish for, Exeter's international airport offers a wide variety of business and leisure destinations within Europe and beyond.

Covered storm porch, outside light, wall mounted keypad for the automated gates, uPVC double glazed front door with matching full length side panels opening to..

Most Impressive, Double Heighten Reception Hallway

Wall of glass next to the front door which continues to the first floor that lets light flood in with impressive gallery landing above. Wall mounted telephone and video security entrance system, doors to principle rooms, sunken LED lighting, built-in cloaks cupboard, built-in coms cupboard housing the Cambridge audio system that is piped throughout the house and also the under floor heating system, 2 fuse boxes. Stairs rising to first floor landing, wall mounted thermostat controlling the under floor heating. Further reception hallway with access to downstairs cloakroom, study and door to integral double garage.

Sitting Room (22' 8'' x 16' 2'' (6.92m x 4.93m))

Full length uPVC double glazed corner window with outlook to the front. Further uPVC double glazed window to the side, feature wall mounted log effect contemporary style gas fireplace, television aerial connection point. Integral speaker system, sunken spot lighting with led's, 4 speakers in the ceiling, wall mounted control panel operating the integral speaker system, wall mounted thermostat controlling the under floor heating. Double opening doors leading to the...

Dining Area

Ceramic tiles having under floor heating, sunken spot lighting, integral speaker system with led's and sunken spot lighting. UPVC double glazed french doors with access and outlook to the side garden. Opening through to the...

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (31' 3'' x 17' 9'' (9.53m x 5.41m max))

Superbly fitted with quality high gloss units with soft close doors and drawers. The kitchen comprises solid granite work surfaces with matching up stands, under mounted one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and mixer taps over with built-in separate cold water filter. Inset 5-ring electric induction hob with stainless steel splash back and canopy extractor over and electric double oven below. Full length fridge, integrated freezer, built-in wine cooler, integrated dishwasher, ceramic flooring with under floor heating, sunken LED spot lighting, integral speaker system. Centre island with further storage units and seating area, solid granite work surfaces over fitted floor cupboard and drawer units with matching wall mounted cupboards over and glass fronted display cabinets with inset lighting. UPVC double glazed picture window to the side.

Downstairs Cloakroom/WC (9' 9'' x 5' 7'' (2.96m x 1.69m))

Superbly fitted with quality modern white suite comprising wall mounted wash hand basin with feature splash back and wall mounted mirror and light. Low level wc with concealed cistern, built-in cupboards, tiled floor with under floor heating, extractor fan, obscure uPVC double glazed window.

Utility Room (12' 11'' x 6' 5'' (3.93m x 1.95m))

Fitted with modern white high gloss units comprising inset double sink unit with mixer taps over. Modern granite effect work surfaces over fitted floor cupboard and drawer units, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, space for 2nd fridge/freezer, complementary tiled surrounds. Tiled floor with under floor heating, sunken LED spot lighting, extractor fan, uPVC double glazed window to the rear, uPVC double glazed door giving access to the side.

Study (9' 11'' x 9' 7'' (3.03m x 2.93m))

UPVC double glazed corner window with outlook over the front driveway. Vaulted ceiling with inset LED spot lighting, built-in integral speaker system, wall mounted thermostat control under floor heating, television aerial connection point.

Games Room (19' 2'' x 15' 9'' (5.85m x 4.81m))

UPVC double glazed window to the rear. Integral speaker system, sunken LED spot lighting, power and television aerial connection point for wall mounted TV.

Impressive First Floor Landing

Gallery style landing looking down towards the impressive full height glass wall and front door. Radiator, sunken LED spot lighting, the landing bears off to one side where there is a most useful walk-in storage cupboard with light, further built-in storage cupboard and a linen cupboard with slatted wooden shelving, sunken LED spot lighting, radiator.

Master Suite (22' 8'' x 16' 2'' (6.92m x 4.93m))

UPVC double glazed picture window enjoying some fabulous open views to the side, over the surrounding area, across the town towards Thatchers Rock and distant views out to sea. Integral speaker system, radiator, dressing area with vaulted style ceiling, glass gable and corner uPVC double glazed window having outlook to the front. Further radiator, space for fitted wardrobes, door to..

En Suite Bathroom/WC (8' 8'' x 8' 0'' (2.63m x 2.43m))

Superbly fitted quality modern white suite comprising double ended panelled bath with central mixer taps, double corner shower cubicle having independent wall mounted shower and curved glazed shower screen. Wall mounted wash hand basin with three quarter pedestal, low level wc with concealed cistern, built-in cupboards, attractive floor to ceiling tiled walls, tiled floor, extractor fan, integral speaker system, heated ladder style radiator, obscure uPVC double glazed window.

Bedroom Two (19' 6'' x 19' 5'' (5.94m x 5.91m))

Feature glass gable wall with uPVC double glazed window having outlook to the front. Velux window, radiator, feature vaulted ceiling, integral speaker system, power points, television aerial connection point suitable for wall mounted TV. Door to..

En Suite Shower Room/WC

Fitted with quality modern white suite comprising double shower cubicle with independent wall mounted electric shower, complementary tiled surrounds and glazed shower screen. Wall mounted vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and drawer below and attractive complementary tiled surrounds. Low level wc, tiled floor, velux window, extractor fan, heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three (15' 9'' x 13' 10'' (4.81m x 4.21m))

UPVC double glazed window with outlook to the rear. Access to loft space, radiator, integral speaker system, walk-in wardrobe with light, door to...

En Suite Bathroom/WC (9' 0'' x 5' 7'' (2.74m x 1.71m))

Superbly fitted with modern white suite comprising panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachment and glazed shower screen. Complementary tiled surrounds, wall mounted wash hand basin with three quarter pedestal and tiled splash back, low level wc, tiled floor, heated ladder style radiator, velux window, extractor fan.

Bedroom Four (14' 9'' x 12' 11'' (4.49m x 3.93m))

UPVC double glazed window enjoying superb open outlook to the side over the surrounding area, across the town towards Thatchers Rock and distant views out to sea. Radiator, integral speaker system, access to loft space, door to...

En Suite Bathroom/WC (8' 0'' x 7' 10'' (2.44m x 2.39m))

Fitted with modern white suite comprising panelled bath with independent wall mounted electric shower, glazed shower screen and complementary tiled surrounds. Low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled floor, heated ladder style radiator, extractor fan, obscure uPVC double glazed window.

Bedroom Five (16' 5'' x 14' 10'' (5.01m x 4.53m))

(Currently arranged as a home gym). UPVC double glazed window enjoying superb open outlook to the side over the surrounding area and town with some views out to sea. Further uPVC double glazed window to the rear, radiator, integral speaker system, door to...

En Suite Shower Room/WC (8' 0'' x 7' 0'' (2.44m x 2.14m))

Superbly fitted with modern white suite comprising double shower cubicle having glass enclosure with wall mounted shower with attractive complementary tiled surrounds. Pedestal wash hand basin with mosaic style tiled splash back, low level wc, tiled floor, heated ladder style radiator, extractor fan.

Outside

The property is approached via a private lane just off of Shorton Road with a automated gated access having telephone and video security entrance system which opens onto attractive block paved driveway allowing ample off road parking for cars, boat, caravan, motorhome etc with flower beds bordering with shrubs, trees and bushes, this in turn leads to the integral double garage with electrically operated up and over door, light and power and houses the pressurised hot water cylinder and wall mounted gas boiler supplying domestic hot water and gas central heating with an integral door into the main accommodation. The majority of the garden is to the front of the property which offers a good degree of seclusion where there is a large patio area with an 5.4m dual temperature swim spa with integrated radio and lights. There is level lawn garden which extends down the East side of the property leading to the rear garden, which again is laid largely to lawn, the plot is enclosed by further edged timber fencing.

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Market activity
Average price paid £212,187 Sales 555 Current average value £235,957 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £15,056 ▲ 6.82%

Property value data/graphs for TQ3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £317,709 £252 3.3 £281,535
Semi-detached £222,904 £225 3.1 £196,195
Terraced £184,574 £205 2.9 £174,183
Flats £153,127 £223 1.9 £140,607

Current asking prices in TQ3

Average: £227,629
Avg. current asking prices in TQ3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £152,988
(4)
£212,521
(63)
£238,490
(81)
£318,267
(36)
£397,496
(12)
Flats £134,693
(22)
£150,392
(33)
£128,325
(6)
- £190,000
(1)
All £137,508
(26)
£191,164
(96)
£230,892
(87)
£318,267
(36)
£381,535
(13)

Current asking rents in TQ3

Average: £628 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TQ3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £775 pcm
(4)
£765 pcm
(7)
£817 pcm
(6)
£1,250 pcm
(2)
£997 pcm
(1)
Flats £547 pcm
(13)
£608 pcm
(19)
£750 pcm
(1)
- -
All £601 pcm
(17)
£650 pcm
(26)
£807 pcm
(7)
£1,250 pcm
(2)
£997 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for TQ3

Highest value in TQ3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Gentian Close £630,602
Blagdon, Paignton TQ3 £623,401
Westerland £594,662
Brockhurst Park £490,261
Compton £482,603
Highest turnover in TQ3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Manor Crescent 71.0%
Anthea Road 60.0%
Steartfield Road 51.4%
Durham Close 50.0%
Dolphin Court Road 44.6%

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  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Paignton (1.1 miles)
  • Torquay (1.7 miles)
  • Torre (2.1 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (21.0 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (66.4 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (74.7 miles)
  • Torquay - North Quay (2.3 miles)
  • Torquay Harbour Boarding Pontoon (2.3 miles)
  • Brixham Ferry Landing (4.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Oldway Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Sacred Heart Catholic School (0.6 miles)
  • Kings Ash Academy (0.8 miles)
  • EF Academy Torbay (2.4 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (19.3 miles)
  • King's College (44.2 miles)
  • The Brunel Academy (0.6 miles)
  • Paignton Community and Sports Academy (1.3 miles)
  • Torquay Boys' Grammar School (2.1 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,574 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 85,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,059 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £20/mo (£238/yr)
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Energy

Gas £63 Electricity £71 Estimated energy cost £134/mo

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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: 23300 kWh/year
Electricity: 5600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Torbay

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £273 /mo
when paid over 10 months
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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.

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Water

Supply £34 Sewerage £54 Estimated water cost £88 /mo
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