Glentorr Road

Detached House: 4 beds, 1 bath, 2 receptions


Agent Details

Brights of Bideford

Tel: 01237 473241

4 bedroom Detached House For Sale in Glentorr Road, Bideford, Devon, EX39


A 1930's detached 4/5 bedroom house in a prime elevated south facing position within a highly favoured location close to Bideford Town. The property is in need of updating and modernising but has fantastic potential to become a superb family home.

Situated within the northern edge of the lower part of the Port and Market town of Bideford within an established residential area set between Chanters Road and Orchard Hill.

Conveniently placed for all local amenities and approximately 1/2 mile from the town centre and quayside to which it is a level walk with exception of a short sharp incline from Chanters Road.

Also within close proximity of Victoria Park and playing fields, riverside walks and Morrisons Supermarket which is set off the Kingsley Road where regular bus services are available to the local seaside resort of Westward Ho! (3 miles) with its long sandy beach and adjoining Championship Golf Course.

There is a Junior/Infants School towards the end of Chanters Road and choice of State and Private Secondary Education within the town.

Access to the A39 North Devon Link Road is within 1/2 mile allowing ease of communication to North Devon's principal town of Barnstaple (10 miles) and the M5 Motorway link north of Tiverton approx. 45 miles.


SERVICES: All mains connected.


DIRECTIONS: From Bideford Quay proceed in a northerly direction along Kingsley Road passing Morrisons Supermarket on the right, after which take the second turning right into Chanters Road and then eventually take the left turning into Glentorr Road whereupon towards the top of the short hill turn left into an unmade lane which gives access a handful of properties and Beaconsdale being on your right hand side with name displayed.

ACCOMMODATION (all measurements are approximate)

Canopied Entrance

ENTRANCE HALL: Radiator and fitted carpet.

DINING ROOM: 4.22m x 3.67m into bay window (13' 10" x 12') Electric fire sat on a tiled hearth with wooden mantle and surround. Quaint window box seat within the bay window, radiator and fitted carpet.

LIVING ROOM: 6.67m into bay window x 3.60m (21' 10" x 11' 9") Large stone faced fireplace with matching hearth, surround, electric fire fitted and a wooden mantle. Bay window box seat, radiator, fitted carpet and aluminium sliding doors leading into:

CONSERVATORY: 3.02m x 2.28m (9' 10" x 7' 5") Wooden framed and double glazed with fitted carpet and doors into the rear garden.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 3.41m x 2.83m ( 11' 2" x 9' 3") Working surface incorporating textured one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with plumbing and space for a dish washer and an oven. Cupboards and drawers with matching wall units, small breakfast bar with the free standing Potterton boiler underneath.
Understairs shelved larder cupboard with plumbing for washing machine, power and light. Door into:-

SIDE PORCH: Shelved cupboard. WC: Dual flush low level WC with tiled flooring and shelving.

UTILITY AREA & PASSAGE: 7.23m x 1.55m max (23' 8" x 5' 1") Poly-carbonate roof. Space for tumble dryer, shelving, power, light and uPVC double glazed door to the front garden. There is also a door into the rear garden and another into the:

WORKSHOP: 5.00m x 2.88m (16' 4" x 9' 5") Works bench, plenty of shelving, light and power.

STAIRS & FIRST FLOOR LANDING: Access to a quite sizeable loft space with potential for creating more bedrooms or living space with the correct planning and consent applied granted. Shelved airing cupboard housing hot water tank, fitted carpet.

FRONT BEDROOM 1: 4.24m x 2.98m (13' 10" x 9' 9") Overhead and bedside storage cupboards, fitted carpet, radiator and fantastic rooftop views overlooking Bideford town.

FRONT BEDROOM 2: 3.40m x 2.98m (11' 1" x 9' 9") Built in shelved wardrobe, fitted carpet, radiator and fantastic rooftop views overlooking Bideford town.

REAR BEDROOM 3: 2.86m x 2.64m (9' 4" x 8' 7") Radiator and fitted carpet.

REAR BEDROOM 4: 2.83m x 1.82m (9' 3" x 6') Large built in wardrobes and over head storage. Fitted carpet.

OFFICE/STUDY: 2.31m x 2.11m (7' 6" x 6' 11") Built in shelved cupboard, fitted carpet and fantastic rooftop views overlooking Bideford town.

BATHROOM: Modern suite including bath with Triton shower fitted over and tiled splash back. Wash basin, radiator, wall mounted heater and laminate flooring.

WC: Low level dual flush WC and laminate flooring.

OUTSIDE: The property is approached via a small lane off Glentorr Road with a GARAGE in front of the property big enough for a large car - There is scope to enhance the onsite parking by excavating further the front garden. Gated and easy stepped arbour covered approach to a sizeable south facing low maintenance FRONT GARDEN with flower beds well stocked with attractive flowers, shrubs and small trees also boasting an impressive seating view looking over Bideford town. Gated side access leads to the low maintenance REAR GARDEN which has flower beds a pond, green house, cold water tap and rear gated access.


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