Keyberry Park Newton Abbot
Detached House - Newton Abbot
PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Opportunities to acquire property in Keyberry Park are few and far between and ‘St. Margaret’s’ (number 30) on Keyberry Park is a rare example of a highly desirable, spacious detached Victorian residence situated in the much sought-after area of Decoy. St. Margaret’s is set on a generous South/South-West facing plot and the property offers versatile and spacious accommodation throughout. It was constructed in 1898 and has been attractively presented and modernised over the years. The property is conveniently located within a short distance to the town centre of Newton Abbot where an array of amenities are on offer including public houses, shops, doctors’ surgeries and highly regarded schools.
Newton Abbot also offers a main line railway station to London Paddington.
SITUATION Keyberry Park is a favoured residential road and lies only a few minutes’ walk from Decoy Country Park and several additional fine parks.
The market town of Newton Abbot offers a comprehensive range of national and local shops, a weekly market, range of leisure facilities, primary and secondary schooling and a mainline railway station to London Paddington.
A new hospital opened in 2010 and of Historical interest is the clock tower of St Leonard where the first declaration of the newly arrived William III, Prince of Orange was read in 1688.
For outdoor enthusiasts Newton Abbot is perfectly situated with access to pony trekking and walking opportunities on rugged Dartmoor, excellent beaches and boating facilities on the Teign Estuary and at the coast at Labrador Bay and several highly regarded golf courses at Stover, Teign Valley, Dainton Park and Bovey Castle.
THE ACCOMODATION This property offers what can only be termed as "very spacious accommodation" which is laid over four floors. The accommodation starts via an entrance vestibule with tiled flooring flowing through to an entrance hallway which leads through to the principle reception rooms including a Sitting Room, Library and Dining Room. The sitting room has a Moso wood burner (and access to the conservatory). The Library and Dining Room each benefit from fitted period open fireplaces.
Further accommodation to this floor continues to a kitchen/breakfast room having a variety of built-in appliances, base cupboards, drawers and fitted worktops. There is also plumbing for an American style fridge/freezer. A door off the Kitchen leads through to a utility room with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer and a downstairs cloakroom.
From the entrance hallway, a timber door with stairs leads down to a family games room, music/ movie entertainment room, a further space providing a potential wine store and access to the front garden. This area has recently been renovated with a Heritage sealed basement system and comes with the remainder of the Insurance backed guarantee.
The first floor offers a mezzanine landing with a new shower room/wc which has been recently replaced and a double bedroom with an original fireplace and views across the landscaped rear garden.
Up from the mezzanine landing is a further double bedroom benefiting from a newly fitted en-suite shower room, an original cast iron fireplace and views to the front of the property. The master bedroom suite is also located on this floor offering a double bedroom with a twin aspect to the front and side and a decorative fireplace. A door flows through to a large en-suite bathroom which has been recently renovated and benefits from herringbone laid porcelain tiles with underfloor heating, a Jacuzzi bath and separate shower cubicle. The Master Bedroom also has the added benefit of a extremely generous sized dressing room offering a variety of fitted wardrobes. Views to the side aspect can be found along with an original ornate fireplace.
To the second floor a set of uPVC double glazed doors lead out onto a superb balcony (which can be decked very easily) with newly fitted glass railings, where views across the wonderful garden and Decoy Park can be enjoyed. Three bedrooms are also located on this floor. The main bedroom is a large double room with a built-in wardrobe and three secret storage areas, the middle bedroom is also of double size and the third bedroom enjoys built in storage and all three rooms offer panoramic views across Decoy. A newly fitted family bathroom, which benefits from a whirlpool bath and automatic Velux window, completes the second-floor accommodation.
The property also benefits from gas fired central heating and a pressurized cylinder, all of which was renewed in the last 2 years. An internal inspection is highly recommended to appreciate this superb residence.
OUTSIDE St. Margaret’s is approached via a set of pillars and electric gates (fob and key pad operated) leading to a brick paved driveway providing parking for multiple vehicles and access to a detached double garage (6.32m x 5.64m) offering storage in the rafters, power and light. The property is bordered by an original stone wall. [The property has a third party monitored alarm and discrete CCTV covering the front, side and rear patio area.]
The front garden offers a mature level lawned garden with attractive flower beds and a variety of mature shrubbery and trees. A series of leylandii trees have been planted on the front border wall and are being trimmed to shape to create a headge.
Access to the family games room, music/ movie entertainment room and potential wine store can be found via two doors.
The rear gardens have been superbly landscaped and are of a larger than average size being approximately a third of an acre and landscaped to a range of different areas. There is a variety of fruit trees, mature trees and shrubbery. External power points and cold-water supply can also be found.
The rear garden hides a unique gem in the form of a cedar clad newly constructed home garden office from Green Retreats (6m x 4m). This is double glazed with double opening French sliding doors, is well insulated with mains power, and has a range of sockets and USB ports and LED lighting. This was erected in October 2018. There is also a substantive timber shed used for storage.
The rear gardens also offer a feature cascading and lit circular pond with paved steps leading down to a large expanse of an attractive paved patio area with the added benefit of a heated swimming pool. The patio flows to an ideal entertaining area where views across the garden can be enjoyed. There is a newly constructed changing room with walk in shower, low level wc and wash hand basin. The swimming pool has had a brand-new boiler and sand filter recently installed, all in the newly constructed plant room adjacent to the changing room, and the pool itself was re-lined in 2017.
The rear of the property can be accessed via both sides of the residence and access to the utility and kitchen/breakfast room can be gained via separate uPVC double glazed doors.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Tenure;
Mains electricity, water, drainage and gas central heating
Teignbridge District Council, Forde House, Brunel Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 4XX. Tel: 01626 361101. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Strictly by prior appointment with Re,locate Homes 01626 333427
DIRECTIONS From our Newton Abbot office, continue onto Fairfield Terrace and then left onto East Street, turn right into Church Road at the brow of the hill. Continue along to the junction, turning right then immediately left into Decoy Road. Proceed down Decoy Road and just before the turning into Decoy Country Park, turn left into Keyberry Park. Follow the road along for a short distance where No. 30 will be found on your left hand side.
Opportunities to acquire property in Keyberry Park are few and far between and ‘St. Margaret’s’ on Keyberry Park is a rare example of a highly desirable, spacious detached Victorian residence situated in the much sought-after area of Decoy. St. Margaret’s is set on a generous South/South-West facing plot and the property offers versatile and spacious accommodation throughout. It was constructed in 1898 and has been attractively presented and modernised over the years. The property is conveniently located within a short distance to the town centre of Newton Abbot where an array of amenities are on offer including public houses, shops, doctors’ surgeries and highly regarded schools.
Newton Abbot also offers a main line railway station to London Paddington.
- Detached House
- 6 bed
- 4 bath
- 3 Ensuite
- 4 House Category
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Detached Garage & Home Garden Office
- Heated Swimming Pool with Changing Room
- Kitchen/Dining Room & Utility Room
- Large Balcony/Terrace With Views
- Music Entertainment Room & Games Room
- Set In A Third Of An Acre Plot
- Six Bedrooms & Four Bathrooms (Two En-Suites)
- Splendid Gardens
- Substantial Detached Victorian Residence