Property of the Week: Substantial family home with large gardens

Torbay Weekly

As you approach this Property of the Week, you can see immediately it has been well loved over many years.

The house, in Upper Headland Road, Preston, has been in the same family for many decades and is now looking for a new family to regenerate it and love it.

A front door with leaded stain-glass window is accessed from under the vestibule, and the door opens through to the classic, large reception hall with stairs to the first floor.

The hallway leads through to the rear of the property with doors to cloaks cupboard, under stairs cupboard and the other principal rooms.

The lounge is situated to the left-hand side of the reception hall and is a spacious room with double aspect windows to the front and side, high ceilings, picture railing, and coal-effect fireplace with tiled surround.

Selling agents Woods Bryce Baker understand that beneath the carpet in the lounge is parquet flooring.

Across the hall is a characterful formal dining room with historic feature wood panel walls, providing immense charm along with fireplace, bay window to front aspect, parquet flooring, wooden beams to ceiling, along with a concealed serving hatch to the kitchen.

Adjoining this room is the spacious kitchen/breakfast room with double aspect windows and side door providing access to the garden.

The room is neatly designated into two areas with the kitchen being set facing the rear garden.

There are fitted wall and base level units with inset sink, fitted hob to one corner, extractor hood above, built in raised oven and space for further domestic appliances.

To the far end of the kitchen is a concealed serving hatch to the dining room and ample space for table and chairs.

To the rear reception hall Is the door through to the rear lobby with guest WC, wash hand basin, window to rear aspect and door leading to the rear garden.

The first-floor landing enjoys a large stained-glass leaded light feature window, along with wooden balustrading providing a bright spacious area with doors leading to the principal bedrooms rooms.

The property is on sale for offers in the region of £550,000. For details, or to book a viewing, call Woods Bryce Baker, Preston, on 01803 390000 or email