Stunning 1930s detached property occupies one of best locations in Torbay

Joseph Bulmer

Bay House is a stunning 1930s detached property occupying one of the best locations in Torbay with over 180-degree water views encompassing Goodrington Sands, Broadsands beach, Thatcher Rock, Berry Head and - on a clear day - the East Devon and Dorset coastline.

The property was remodelled some years ago by the current owners in a Hamptons style and is a very successful holiday let.

The accommodation is light, bright and sophisticated and the views have to be classed as some of the most spectacular on the south coast of England.

There are lovely gardens leading on to the coastal footpath, which also enjoy the breath-taking views and there is a parking area for several vehicles.

This is a special home that needs to be viewed internally to fully appreciate.

Bay House, 10 Waterside Road, is approached from the rear. The front of the property faces the sea and has uPVC sliding door to the reception hall.

A feature of the property is the kitchen/dining room/family room.

The kitchen area offers an excellent range of matching, fitted, storage cupboards, drawers and display cabinets with good-sized island unit, having plenty of storage and seating area either end.

There is plumbing for an automatic dishwasher, stainless steel ‘Neff’ five burner hob with stainless steel ‘Neff’ extractor over, stainless steel electric oven with built-in microwave, space for an American-style fridge and freezer.

Sliding patio doors lead on to the rear terrace.

The dining area provides open access through to the family room, which has a double glazed picture window and bay window enjoying the breath-taking views.

Pocket doors from the dining room lead into the library/office and from the kitchen, a door provides access to the rear vestibule.

The sitting room has a bay window to the front enjoying the magnificent views, large picture windows to side enjoying views to Torquay and beyond, recessed ceiling lights, built-in media units with storage space and shelf for TV etc, plus book and display shelving.

There is also a ground-floor bedroom with ensuite shower room.

Stairs rise and turn from the reception hall to the a landing with doors to three further bedrooms.

The master bedroom is a beautiful room with a triple aspect. Sliding double glazed doors lead on to the large balcony which all enjoy some of the breath-taking views to be had in the area. This room has a master ensuite bathroom has a white four-piece bathroom suite.

A guest bedroom is also triple aspect room with windows to rear, window to side with views to Goodrington Sands, Paignton, Torquay and beyond. Sliding patio doors provide access on to the balcony again enjoying fantastic views.

There are also a family bathroom and super cabin bedroom with built-in bed with storage under, media and book shelving both at the head and foot of the bed, and large window enjoying the breath-taking views.

Outside, the property is approached from Waterside Road.

There is parking for several vehicles on the driveway and day-to-day access into the property is via the back door.

There is gated access to a delightful and private paved courtyard garden with the main area of gardens facing the sea at the front of the property, having large paved terraces, rockery beds, brick-built barbecue and a hot tub.

The gardens continue with terraced lawned areas and mature shrubbery borders and beds.

There is gated access on to the coastal path.

To the far side of the property there is a useful workshop/garden store.

Bay House is on the market with Winkworth Torbay with an asking price of £1,500,000 freehold. For details, call 01803 444595.