A well-appointed modern apartment with terrace, garden and striking sea views over Tor Bay. Holiday let investment potential (next door lets for up to £1,400 pw in high season), 2 Bedrooms (1 en suite), open plan kitchen/living area parking. Chain Free - Furniture included. EPC Band B.
The Bay Apartments are situated in a commanding position on one of Torquay's seven hills, with views over the glistening waters of Tor Bay and the surrounding coastline, on the picturesque South Devon coast.
Torquay is one of three beautiful towns forming the sheltered Tor Bay and is renowned for the warm climate, clear bathing waters and clean air. The local beaches form a golden arc around the bay with shingle coves scattered nearby.
The town provides a wonderful quality of life for its residents with excellent shopping, waterside restaurants, a theatre and bars. Internationally renowned water sports are held in the sheltered bay, with the marina providing excellent mooring facilities for luxury yachts and motor cruisers. The area provides many scenic walks along south Devon's coastal footpaths, with local golf courses also nearby. A short distance to the north you will find the magnificent Dartmoor National Park.DESCRIPTION
The Bay is a recent development of 18 modern apartments situated with a commanding view over Tor Bay. Converted from a Victorian Villa in 2010, this particular apartment forms part of a modern extension to the original property. Refurbished by the current owners, the apartment has been finished to a high standard throughout and benefits from a large private outside space. The living area and the bedrooms all open onto the full width terrace, with an area of garden beyond, from where you can admire the stunning sea views across the bay. Accommodation consists of a spacious open plan high-spec kitchen and living area, two bedrooms, the master bedroom having a luxurious en suite bath and shower room plus a family bathroom. There is allocated parking. This property could make an ideal holiday let with the apartment next door achieving up to £1,400 per week in peak season.
This particular apartment also has the benefit of significant income potential through holiday letting.ACCOMMODATION
A secure entrance door from the parking area leads to the communal hallway from where the front door accesses the apartment. The welcoming entrance hall has a cupboard for coats and shoes and leads to the open plan kitchen and living area where you can admire the views and access the terrace and garden. The kitchen comprises of a comprehensive range of gloss cream units above and below the polished black granite work surfaces, with a breakfast bar loosely dividing the room, and a tiled floor. There is a 5 ring gas hob with extractor over and oven/grill below, integrated fridge and freezer, plus space for a washing machine and dishwasher. In the sitting room there is provision for a wall mounted TV with a contemporary electric flame effect fire below, and wood effect flooring that extends through much of the apartment. Oak faced doors have been used throughout adding to the quality feel.
There are two bedrooms, the master is of a good size with two sets of French doors leading to the terrace, and enabling you to take in the wonderful views. The luxurious en suite bath room is fully tiled and has a modern white suite with chrome fittings, a separate bath and shower cubicle, and heated towel rail. The second bedroom also has French doors to the terrace and has use of the family bathroom, also fully tiled with a modern suite with chrome fittings and a heated towel rail.OUTSIDE
This apartment benefits from an unusually generous amount of outside space. The two bedrooms and the sitting room all access the paved terrace which is ideal for entertaining and alfresco dining, beyond which is an area of garden. With a southerly orientation the outside areas get the best of the sun for the majority of the day, as well as taking in the fabulous views over Tor Bay and the coastline to Corbyn Head, Paignton Beach and Pier, and on to Elberry Cove. There is a gate from the terrace accessing the car park.AGENTS NOTE
The current owners are happy to include the contents of the apartment, apart from their personal effects, to enable a prospective purchaser to immediately use as a second home, or to commence holiday letting. Please contact Stags for a list of items included.TENURE
Leasehold 999 year lease from 2010, share of Freehold.SERVICES
Mains water, drainage, electricity, and gas. Gas central heating.LOCAL AUTHORITY
Torbay District Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR.
Tel: 01803 201 201.
E-mail: email@example.com.VIEWING ARRANGEMENT
Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 200160.DIRECTIONS
From Stags Torquay office by car proceed along the Torbay Road (B3199) past the Princess Theatre and at the traffic lights turn sharp right (almost back on yourself) onto Shedden Hill Road, climb the hill and take the second right onto St Lukes Road, follow round the corners and onto St Lukes Road South were you will find the entrance on the corner of Cary Road.