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Kents Road, Torquay, TQ1
Guide price £355,000 | 3 bedrooms | 0.2 acres

Property features

• Short Walk to Wellswood Shops
• Large Balcony with Garden Views
• 3 Bedrooms (1 En Suite)
• Utility Room
• Spacious Rooms Throughout
• Delightful & Secluded Communal Gardens
• Allocated Parking

SOLD BY STAGS TORQUAY. Wonderfully spacious apartment forming part of a refurbished Victorian period property in a delightful garden setting in the sought after Wellswood area. Just a short walk to amenities, large balcony with garden views, 3 bedrooms (1 en suite), spacious rooms, delightful & secluded communal gardens, allocated parking. EPC Band B.
Ideally located in the desirable Wellswood area of Torquay, a popular area thanks to its leafy and tree lined roads, quiet ambience and the parade of boutique shops, restaurants, coffee shops as well as the well regarded Kents Tavern.
Torquay is the heart of the English Riviera, famed for its mild climate and crystal clear waters interspersed with palm fringed sandy beaches. The harbour, with its large marina, palm trees and subtropical gardens, elegant Georgian terraces, as well as a myriad of bars and restaurants, one with Michelin-starred cuisine, remains the most attractive area.
Torquay is well connected with rail links to London via Newton Abbot, The county capital of Exeter and the M5 is now within easy reach thanks to the newly opened South Devon Link Road, where you will also find Exeter Airport with flights to a range of European and international destinations.

This unusually spacious brand new three bedroom apartment forms part of the refurbished Riversdale Villas, an attractive Victorian property located at the end of a quiet tree lined road only a short walk from the conveniences of Wellswood Village, within the Lincombes Conservation Area. The property is located on the ground floor with its own separate entrance, plus a large balcony to two sides with secluded views over the gounds and Ilsham Valley. In addition the apartment is in a tucked away and quiet location, and has the use of the extensive and tranquil communal gardens.

The front door brings you through to the entrance hall which is open to the kitchen with a comprehensive range of wood effect units to three walls above and below the granite effect work surfaces with inset sink, and tiled splashbacks. The comprehensive range of appliances includes an electric hob below an extractor, double ovens, microwave and dishwasher. A central hallway gives access to the other rooms and is large enough to serve as a study or dining area. The sitting room is of grand proportions typical of the Victorian era with high ceiling and large bay double glazed sash window giving access to the balcony. The impressive fire surround houses a wood burning stove. This room is large enough to be split into sitting and dining areas if required.
An inner hallway gives access to the three bedrooms and, the utility room with further storage, sink and plumbing for washing and drying machines and also has a door to the balcony.
The master bedroom is also of a generous size with doors leading to the balcony and a lovely peaceful outlook over the gardens and views beyond, and benefits from an en suite shower room. Bedroom two is a double room with a useful storage cupboard, bedroom three could be utilised as a study or home office if desired.

There is an allocated parking space for the apartment close to the front door, plus further unrestricted parking on the road. The generous communal gardens are a secluded oasis with many areas to sit and enjoy the peace and quiet of the surroundings, there is a surprisingly green outlook across the Ilsham Valley.

Mains water, drainage with Klargester, gas central heating, electricity.

Leasehold, 999 years from date of purchase.

Torbay District Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3DR. Tel: 01803 201 201. E-mail:

Strictly by prior appointment with Stags on 01803 200160

From Stags office, and the harbour, proceed up Torwood Street/Babbacombe Road (A379), as the road levels off turn right before St. Matthias Church on to Ilsham Road. Turn immediately right before The Kents onto Higher Erith Road then second left into Kents Road. Follow the Road to the end where you will find Riversdale Villas and The Lodge.

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