Substantial 4/5 bedroom Victorian Townhouse with period features and flexible accommodation within easy walking distance of the town and beach.
This substantial 4/5-bedroom Victorian townhouse retains many of its period features including original fireplaces, high ceilings, dado rails and stripped floorboards. This property offers flexible living space with a shower room on the ground floor, a covered patio with sliding doors providing easy access for alfresco dining, and a converted attic room. Located in the heart of the town within easy walking distance to the beach and amenities, this central property is an ideal family home.
A panelled wooden front door with stained glass feature window opens into the entrance hall where there is a large arched window above and period features such as decorative coving and cornice, stripped floorboards and re-furbished internal doors. There is a deep understairs cupboard with slatted shelving.
A door leads into the living room which also enjoys the features of the Victorian period including decorative ceiling mouldings, cast iron fireplace with mantlepiece and large bay window overlooking Manor Road with folding doors providing access into the dining room.
The dining room also has a large cast iron fireplace with tiled surrounds and mantlepiece. French doors open out to the inner courtyard, which is covered and tiled with further sliding doors which provide access into the kitchen diner, perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining.
The kitchen diner is a substantial room with travertine tiled flooring throughout, and several windows providing lots of natural light. The kitchen has a range of modern wooden base and wall units with a tiled splashback, a breakfast bar and large Rangemaster with ceramic hob and gas ovens. There is also space for a tall fridge freezer, space for tumble drier and space/plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine. The combination gas central heating boiler is in the kitchen.
A door opens into the spacious sun room which also enjoys the travertine tiled floors where there is a large storage cupboard with slatted shelving and a door which leads in to the downstairs shower room. The shower room is fully tiled with a large walk-in shower with curtain and obscure glass window looking out to the rear courtyard. Bi-fold doors open out from the sunroom to the rear patio.
Stairs with decorative detailing rise to the first floor where a corridor leads through to a separate W/C, bedroom 4 and the main bathroom. Bedroom 4 is a smaller room with a hand basin and storage cupboard. The family bathroom is located at the end of the corridor and has black and white chequered tiled walls, a panelled bath with telephone style shower mixer taps and matching white suite and large airing cupboard with slatted shelving.
Split level stairs lead up to the remaining accommodation. Bedrooms 1 and 2 are both sizeable rooms with hand basins and storage cupboards. Bedroom 5 is a smaller room currently being used as a study. On the landing there is a understairs storage cupboard and a door leading up to the converted attic/bedroom 3 which is a sizeable room with a dormer window, access to eaves and fitted wardrobes.
To the front there is a hardstanding pathway leading to the front door with a low wall and a mature shrubs and gravelled area on the right-hand side.
The rear courtyard is set over two levels- the ground level is fully paved with a small step leading up to the second level which is fully laid with Astroturf and raised flower beds. There is a pedestrian wooden gate at the rear of the courtyard which leads out to Queen Street. Stone walls border the courtyard, and a path leads to the inner patio.
Council Tax: We are advised that this property is in council tax band D. East Devon District Council. Tel: 01404 515616
Services: We are advised that all mains services are connected.
This is a Freehold property.