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Barton Road, Torquay
£1750 pcm *Tenant Info | 4 bedrooms

Property available on: 15/11/2021

Property features

• 5 bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
• 4 Reception rooms
• Utility room
• Ample rarking
• Front and rear gardens
• Within walking distance of the town
• Available November

DESCRIPTION
The property is arranged over four floors with the main family accommodation on the ground, first and second floors. The basement that occupies the entire lower ground floor is partly used for storage by the Landlord but may be used to store bikes etc. Whilst retaining many of its period features including sash windows, high ceilings, fireplaces and beautiful wooden floors, this is very much a modern, comfortable family home offering over 3035 sq.ft of flexible and adaptable accommodation. Thanks to its high ceilings, sunny aspect and the generous proportions of all the rooms the house feels full of natural light and space.

ACCOMMODATION
Set in a plot measuring 0.194 of an acre, unusually with road access from both Barton Road and Cricketfield Road which means there is plenty of off street parking. On entering the house there is a large boot room, which is most likely a more recent addition. On entering the hallway you will notice the original terracotta tiled floor which harks back to a bygone age. A grand returning staircase leads up to the first floor, and also conceals the staircase which leads down to the basement. The drawing room has a gas fireplace to provide a focal point, this generous room has views over the gardens to the front of the property. Adjacent to the drawing room is the sitting room, which is currently used as a play room and music room. Across the hall, the formal dining room, again, is an imposing room with a wood burning stove and New England style shutters. From the ground floor an internal staircase leads to the basement area, part of which is used by the Landlord for storage but there is room for storing bikes etc..

The kitchen has been recently refitted with a stylish shaker style central island unit with a reclaimed oak top, with integral sink and drainer and integrated appliances. A welsh dresser lines one wall, which may be available by separate negotiation. Another very practical feature is the utility room which provides space for the white goods and gives access to the gardens.

The first floor houses three generous double bedrooms and the study. There is also a family bathroom. Many of the principal bedrooms enjoy views across the town and sports field. Upstairs again there are a further two double bedrooms and a shower room which ensures that the morning queue for the bathroom is kept to a minimum.

GARDEN & GROUNDS
The main garden lies to the rear of the property and has been largely laid to grass. The local stone walls, mature trees and shrubs which surround the garden provide a great deal of privacy and seclusion. At the bottom of the garden tucked away in one corner is a terrace area perfect for alfresco dining. There is parking to the front of a garage (which is not included in the rental).

SERVICES
Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Council Tax Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR. Tel : 01803 201201 E-mail: fss@torbay.gov.uk Tax Band 'E'.

SITUATION
Set amongst its seven green hills, nine beaches, palm-lined promenades and lively harbour side it's no surprise that Torquay is known as the Queen of the English Riviera. With spectacular views across Tor Bay and a townscape more reminiscent of Monaco it is easy to imagine oneself living in the South of France rather than South Devon. Whilst Torquay owes much of its fame and history to its success as a Victorian resort, it hasn't stood still and today it has transformed itself and boasts a deep water marina alongside the harbour, where pavement cafes and boutique shops abound along with a wide range of top class restaurants. Further afield the regional capital of Exeter (approx. 30 minutes by train) provides all of the big brand shopping 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.

Within striking distance of the town, marina and harbour side this wonderful family home is set in an elevated position. The house is typical of the large residences built towards the end of the Nineteenth Century in the area.

DIRECTIONS
From the STAGS office in Torquay by car proceed along the seafront heading in the direction of Paignton. Continue straight on passing the Princess Theatre on your left and then take the right hand lane, turn right at the traffic lights onto Belgrave Road (keeping the Premier Inn on the right). Proceed up the hill onto South Street. At the traffic lights next to the Police Station (on your left) bear left onto East Street, continue along this road onto Newton Road and turn right at the traffic lights onto St Michael's Road. Continue up St Michael's Road and turn left at the top onto Barton Road where you will find the property on your right.

LETTING
The property is available to let on a assured shorthold tenancy for 12 months plus, unfurnished and available immediately. RENT: £1750.00 pcm exclusive of all charges. Children/pets might be considered. Where the agreed let permits pets the rent will be £1837.00 pcm. DEPOSIT: £2019.00 Returnable at end of tenancy subject to any deductions (Deposit help by the landlord and sent to DPS and administered in accordance with the Tenancy Deposit Scheme and Dispute Service). References required, viewings strictly through the agents. Tenant fees apply.

HOLDING DEPOSIT & TENANT FEES
This is to reserve a property. The Holding Deposit (equivalent of one weeks rent) will be withheld if any relevant person (including any guarantor(s) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right-to Rent check, provide materially significant false information, or fail to sign their tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within 15 calendar days (or other Deadline for Agreement as mutually agreed in writing). For full details of all permitted Tenant Fees payable when renting a property through Stags please refer to the Scale of Tenant Fees available on Stags website, office or on request. For further clarification before arranging a viewing please contact the lettings office dealing with the property.

TENANT PROTECTION
Stags is a member of the RICS Client Money Protection Scheme and also a member of The Property Redress Scheme. In addition, Stags is a member of ARLA Propertymark, RICS and Tenancy Deposit Scheme.
 

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