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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room


  • Reception hall
  • Sitting room
  • Kitchen
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Shower room
  • Garden room
  • Large underhouse storage room
  • Private garden & terrace
  • Driveway parking

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Description Conveniently located within a stones throw of St Marychurch precinct is this spacious garden apartment, having been partially renovated it offers those wanting to make their mark on this Victorian residence. The Priory retains many of the original of the former Villa such as the elegant fireplaces and cornice work and also benefits from having ample Parking and a private Garden.

St Marychurch 'village' is a bustling community with a wide selection of shops, a medical centre and post office, coffee and tea shops. All this is just around the corner from the property and within a short walk are found Torquay golf course, the scenic Babbacombe Downs and access to local beaches and the coastal footpath.

Agents insight "Having been partially renovated the property offers great potential for those seeking a small project, having been extended the extension provides a useful Garden room and Sun Terrace. The apartment retains the freehold and the maintenance is split with the neighbouring property on a 50/50 split".

Step inside A solid wood front door opens to the spacious reception hall with period features. The sitting room has a large bay window overlooking the garden, large cast iron working fireplace and exposed polished floorboards. The kitchen is fitted with a range of white gloss fronted base units and working surfaces with inset sink unit. Space for range style cooker, provision for washing machine, integrated dishwasher and space for fridge/freezer. Double glazed window. Door to bedroom 2 with double glazed window and cupboard housing the combination boiler. Bedroom 1 with cornice work to ceiling, open fireplace and French doors opening to the sun terrace. The bathroom has recently been refitted with free standing claw and ball bath, wash hand basin and high level WC. Part tiled walls, heated towel rail, tiled floor and two obscure double glazed windows. From the Reception Hall stairs descend to the Lower Level Hall with storage cupboard. Opening to a large underhouse storage room with door opening to the garden room with double glazed window and French doors opening to the private garden.

Step outside Private sun terrace accessed from Bedroom 1 and a further private garden laid to lawn and shingle. Private driveway to the front of the property with parking for 2 vehicles and a small storage area.

General information Gas Central Heating & Double Glazing
Lofty ceiling heights and period features
Length of Lease - Remainder of a 999 year lease, this apartment owns the freehold.
Maintenance - As and when required, 50/50 split.
Council Tax Band - 'B' (Torbay Council)
EPC - tbc

Our area Torquay is nestled on the warm South Devon coast being one of three towns along with Paignton and Brixham which form the natural east facing harbour of Torbay, sheltered from the English Channel. Torbay's wide selection of stunning beaches, picturesque coastline, mild climate and recreational facilities reinforce why it has rightfully earned the renowned nickname of the English Riviera.

Torquay is well connected By Train: Torquay railway station has some direct lines to London Paddington and Birmingham and is just one stop from the main line at Newton Abbot.

By Air: Exeter Airport provides both UK and International flights.

By Sea: Torquay marina provides a safe haven for boats in all weathers, sheltered from the prevailing south-westerly winds.

Regional cities of Exeter and Plymouth approx 22 and 32 miles respectively; magnificent Dartmoor National Park approx 12 miles.

Directions Sat Nav: TQ1 4NY. On leaving our office in St Marychurch, turn left at the traffic lights onto Fore Street. Turn left at the memorial onto St Marychurch Road keeping Sainsbury's & Somerville & Savage Solicitors on your right. Turn next available right into Priory Road and progress to the junction of St Margarets Road, cross St Margarets Road into Priory Road, the apartment can be found on the left hand side.

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Local Amenities

  • Torre 1.1 miles
  • Torquay - North Quay 1.5 miles
  • Priory Roman Catholic Primary School, Torquay 0.1 miles
  • St Margaret's Academy 0.1 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Torre 1.1 miles
  • Torquay - North Quay 1.5 miles
  • Priory Roman Catholic Primary School, Torquay 0.1 miles
  • St Margaret's Academy 0.1 miles

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  • £168,947
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  • (-6.696%)
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20th Sep 2019 £240,000 First listed

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