A stunning classical Georgian style detached home believed to be built circa 1840. Situated close to the town centre with the benefit of parking for a number of vehicles and garage/workshop. The property has been a school, doctor’s surgery and a residential home over the years with restoration works carried out in the early 2000's to create this charming home.
DESCRIPTION : This splendid Grade II Listed Detached residence built in approximately 1840 offers a rare opportunity to acquire a large family home close to the town centre. Superbly presented by the current owners, the spacious living accommodation retains a wealth of character with fireplaces, generous ceiling height and sash windows. Two impressive reception rooms are a feature of the ground floor together with a fitted kitchen overlooking the rear garden. The large master bedroom now has an adjoining dressing room with further bedrooms and bathrooms on the first and second floor. The enclosed rear garden has a southerly aspect with a good degree of privacy and access to the garage/workshop whilst outside a parking bay opposite provides additional parking for several cars. The property is within walking distance of all local amenities alongside the mainline railway station at Dawlish.
SITUATION : The charming seaside town of Dawlish is situated between the estuaries of the rivers Exe and Teign approximately 13 miles south of the Cathedral City of Exeter with its wide range of amenities and thriving international airport. Dawlish benefits from a variety of amenities including schools, shops and churches. There are numerous pubs, cafes and restaurants whilst in the heart of the town centre is a public park, 'The Lawn', which has an outdoor bowling green, a bandstand for concerts and decorative flowerbeds. A population of ducks and black swans frequent the adjoining brook. Teignmouth is approximately 3 miles along the coast and together with Torbay can be reached by buses and trains from the mainline railway station. The holiday resort of Dawlish Warren with its long sandy beach and nature reserve is nearby.
DIRECTIONS : From Exeter proceed towards Dawlish on the A379 passing through the villages of Kenton and Starcross. On entering the town proceed around the Strand into Brunswick Place. At the junction turn left and carry along up over the hill. Bearing to the right where Barton Terrace can be found on the left.
FRONT DOOR TO:
ENTRANCE HALL : Coved ceiling, picture rail, winding staircase leading to the upper floors with under stairs utility cupboard, radiator and doors to the principal rooms.
DRAWING ROOM : 4.70m x 4.00m (15'5" x 13'1") , Sash window to the front with working shutters, feature fireplace, coved ceiling and alcove.
SITTING ROOM : 5.50m x 4.70m (18'1" x 15'5") , 2 radiators, feature fireplace, sash window to the front again with working shutters, door to the front, arched window to the side and open to:
KITCHEN : 4.70m x 3.90m (15'5" x 12'10") , Base and eye level units with work surfaces over, stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, gas hob with extractor hood over and oven below, fitted dishwasher, fridge/freezer, double doors opening onto the rear garden, radiator and feature window to the side.
STUDY/SNUG : 3.20m x 1.90m (10'6" x 6'3") , Sash window to the rear and radiator.
CLOAKROOM : Suite comprising WC, wash hand Basin, towel rail and storage cupboard.
HALF LANDING : Double doors lead out to the balcony with a southerly aspect over the rear garden.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING : Staircase leading to the second floor landing and doors to:
MASTER BEDROOM : 9.60m x 3.90m (31'6" x 12'10") , Originally 2 rooms this lovely dual aspect room comprises sash window to the front with shutters, 2 radiators, sash window to the rear, coved ceiling with ceiling rose, wood floor boards and feature fireplace.
DRESSING ROOM : 3.40m x 2.90m (11'2" x 9'6") , Sash window to the front with shutters, sink unit and space for hanging and shelving.
BEDROOM 2 : 4.70m x 3.10m (15'5" x 10'2") , Sash window to the front with shutters, wood floor boards, radiator, fireplace and wash hand basin.
FAMILY BATHROOM : 4.70m x 3.19m (15'5" x 10'6") , A wonderful room with plenty of natural light comprising, shower enclosure, central free standing bath with ball and claw, his and hers wash hand basin, WC, bidet, sash window to the rear, spot lights, heated towel rail and feature glass bricks to one side.
SECOND FLOOR LANDING : Hatch to the loft space and doors to:
BEDROOM 3 : 3.60m x 3.10m (11'10" x 10'2") , Window to the front and radiator.
BEDROOM 4 : 2.40m x 2.10m (7'10" x 6'11") , Window to the front, radiator and eaves storage.
BEDROOM 5 : 4.40m x 3.10m (14'5" x 10'2") , Window to the font, radiator and fitted wardrobe.
BEDROOM 6 : 4.50m x 3.10m (14'9" x 10'2") , Window to the rear, radiator and eaves storage.
SECOND BATHROOM : 3.30m x 3.15m (10'10" x 10'4") , A modern suite comprising bath with shower over and glass screen, WC, his and hers wash hand basins set in a modern vanity unit, heated towel rail, window to the rear, eaves storage and fitted airing cupboard.
OUTSIDE : The property is approached by a driveway to the side of the property leading to the front door and giving access to the garage/workshop, the front garden is designed for ease of maintenance with decorative gravel and hedge line fronting onto the roadside. Adjacent to the property is a further area of additional parking for a number of vehicles. The rear garden is a real feature of the property benefiting from a southerly aspect and a good degree of privacy. The garden has a wall surround with a large level patio and steps leading up to the main garden which is laid to lawn with an abundance of mature trees plants and shrubs. The garden also benefits from access to the garage/workshop that could be used as a garden room if desired as it has 3 sets of patio doors opening onto the patio.
GARAGE/WORKSHOP : 8.90m x 2.40m (29'2" x 7'10") , Tiled floor, 3 sets of double doors leading to the garden, power and an electric door to the front.
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Call on 01626 862379 or use the form below.
Dawlish: 19 Queen Street, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 9HB / 01626 862379
Exeter: 35 Cowick Street, St Thomas, Exeter, EX4 1AW / 01392 420410
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