Forde Park Newton Abbot
Semi-Detached House - Newton Abbot
PROPERTY DESCRIPTION In our opinion this is an excellent opportunity to purchase an individual and characterful villa offering spacious accommodation with many period style features in a sought after and convenient location. There is a double detached garage, driveway and established gardens. Internal viewings are highly recommended to fully appreciate what this property has to offer.
LOCATION 19 Forde Park is situated close to the centre of Newton Abbot overlooking Forde Park itself, a popular and sought after residential area.
The open areas of Forde Park with its Tennis courts and other facilities is practically adjacent to the property and the Decoy country park with its lake and children’s play park is within a short walking distance
The property is within a short walking distance of Newton Abbot Railway Station which is on the mainline from Penzance to London Paddington. The A380 which connects to the M5 Motorway near Exeter is only a short distance away.
There are a wide range of facilities within Newton Abbot including: Local shops, superstores, primary and secondary schooling, newly opened hospital, race course and a leisure centre.
The seaside towns of Torbay and Teignmouth are within easy reach, as are the open spaces of Dartmoor National Park. The area offers the opportunity for golf, fishing, racing, riding, walking and other country pursuits.
DIRECTIONS From the Penn Inn roundabout take the A381 (Torquay Road) towards the centre of Newton Abbot. Forde Park is the 4th turning on the left and No:19 is on your right as you turn into this road.
ENTRANCE via obscure double glazed door with side panel windows to;
ENTRANCE HALL A spacious entrance with stairs leading to first floor. Feature coved ceiling and picture rails. Radiator. Large understairs cupboard. Doors to principle rooms.
LIVING ROOM An attractive and characterful room with large double glazed sash, wall to floor, bay windows to the front aspect overlooking the feature pond with original shutters. Ornate coved ceiling and central ceiling rose with antique chandelier. Feature fireplace with unique carved timber surround, marble hearth and inset living flame gas fire. Four wall mounted candle style feature light fittings.
DINING ROOM Double glazed double doors to side aspect, leading to the gardens. Feature inset open fire place with timber surround and antique tiles to either side. Small double glazed stained glass window to rear aspect. Radiator. Door to;
KITCHEN Double glazed door to side aspect giving access to gardens. Double glazed window to side aspect over looking gardens. Modern fitted kitchen with matching classic shaker style wall and base units, roll edge work surface and inset 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap over. Tiled surround. Integral dishwasher. Integral washing machine and separate integral tumble dryer. Built under double oven with inset hob above and a wall mounted extractor hood above. Laminate tiled floor.
HALF LANDING Small step up to area with doors leading to shower room and bedroom. Double doors to airing cupboard.
WALK IN SHOWER ROOM/ WC Wet room style shower room with walk in shower and glazed shower screen. Low level wc and pedastal wash hand basin with tiled splash backs and surround. Obscure double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator
BEDROOM Double glazed window to side aspect overlooking the gardens. Built in wardrobes, dressing area, drawers and wall mounted shelving. Radiator. Small loft hatch. Ceiling rose.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING Small window giving natural light. Ceiling rose and antique chandelier. Loft hatch. Doors to;
BEDROOM Double glazed window to side aspect overlooking the gardens and Forde Park. Built in wardrobes.
MASTER BEDROOM Master suite with double glazed window to side aspect and overlooking gardens and Forde Park. Coved Ceiling. Radiator. An array of built in bedroom furniture providing dressing area, storage and a writing desk with wall mounted mirror.
OUTSIDE The property is approached from Forde Park through a timber gate with a path that leads to the main entrance. The property is enclosed by stone walls and natural hedgerow giving a good degree of privacy.
GARDENS A well maintained and mature garden on the level with an array of planted borders and natural hedgerow and trees. There is a feature pond which is overlooked by the living room and enclosed by high natural hedgerow giving a good level of privacy. There is a large patio area directly in front of the main entrance/ kitchen and dining room which would lend itself to a possible kitchen/ dining room extension or conservatory/ sun room subject to the normal building regs/ planning permissions. This leads to a level lawned area stocked full with herbacious bushes, shrubs and flowers and a central circular gazebo area. There is a summer house with power and light and a natural stone wall encloses the property to the rear with a large gravelled area located to the rear of the garage and the summer house. This is an amazing space and has been well looked after by the current owners.
DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE A detached double garage with pitched roof giving additional rafter storage. Twin up and over doors to the front and a couretsey door giving access to the garden. Outside tap. Power and light supplied.
DRIVEWAY Double timber gates give access to off road parking providing space for one/ two vehicles. Natural hedgerow and wall surrounds.
In our opinion this is an excellent opportunity to purchase an individual and characterful villa offering spacious accommodation with many period style features in a sought after and convenient location. There is a double detached garage, driveway and established gardens. Internal viewings are highly recommended to fully appreciate what this property has to offer.
- Semi-Detached House
- 3 bed
- 1 bath
- 5 House Category
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Dining Room
- Double Garage and Drive
- Established Gardens
- Modern Fitted Kitchen
- No Chain
- Semi Detached Victorian Villa
- Spacious Living Room
- Three Bedrooms
- Walk In Shower Room/ Wc
- Walking Distance of Train Station