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We are delighted to offer for sale this 4 bedroom cottage in this sought after and convenient location within easy reach of local amenities and public transport links.
Torquay is a lively town featuring the harbour and a great promenade. It is a great
climate destination, with many palm trees, giving it that continental feel. To many
people, it is known as The English Riviera coming from the Victorian times. It has
around 20 miles of coastline, known as Torbay, with many award winning beaches and
coves. There are many places to visit and activities to find around the Torbay area. Full
details of these, can be picked up from various places around offering free leaflets.
Saltaire Cottage is located on Headland Road, one of the premier roads in the area,
located on a headland that juts out into Tor Bay, in the Livermead area.
Saltaire Cottage benefits from access onto both Headland Road and Cliff Road, from
the back of the house. Cliff Road is used to access parking into our drive. Next to Cliff
Road, is Institute beach and further along is Livermead Sands Beach.
As you enter the property from Headland Road, you enter through a black wrought iron
gate. Down a brick path leading to a beautiful solid wood front door. Recently painted
in a burgundy colour, with front door features of metalwork painted in black. On
entering you pass through a porch area leading into a hallway, which is fully tiled, with a
Victorian design in cream and rustic colours recently.
The lounge is light and featuring a beautiful picture window, arched at the top and
overlooks the front garden. There is a new stone fireplace featuring a lovely built in gas
fire. Tucked near the back of the lounge are original built in cupboards, ideal for
storage. A garden door gives access back out onto the front lawn. A small circular
feature window is set in the wall allowing plenty of light.
Dining room/4 th bedroom
Turning right, off the hallway, is a lovely, sunny room. Currently used as a dining room
it has 2 lovely windows, overlooking the front and side of the house. This room also
features a built in cupboard for storage. There is ample room for a large dining table and
a dresser unit.
This room is currently a snug room, having recently been decorated and a new stone
fireplace fitted, housing an electric fire. It also features a picture window to the side of
the house. Double doors open to a lovely curved conservatory, giving good views of the
Thre is room for a console table and bench. There is an under the stairs coat and boot
cupboard. Back door into the garden.
Shower cubicle with mains pressure shower, W.C. and washhand basin with storage.
New heated towel rail.
There is a well layed out kitchen with plenty of upper and lower storage cupboards, in a
pale grey colour, with quartz work surfaces all around; the main one being large, with a
breakfast stool area. There is ample room for a range type cooker, fridge freezer, wine
fridge and dishwasher.
The bottom end of the kitchen has a beautiful brick wall, patio doors and plenty of room
for table and chairs. Off the Kitchen is a small scullery area, having a Worcester Boiler,
supplying central heating and hot water throughout the house. Above the dining end of
the kitchen, is a decent sized loft, with fitted retracting metal ladder up to it.
Built on the side of the house. Doors to front and rear garden. New range of fitted units
and sink. Spaces for tumble dryer, washing machine and small chest freezer.
Restricted access to small cellar 6 feet high.
At top left of stairs. Master with en-suite, both recently re-furbished. Built in wardrobes
and cupboards over bed area. There are 2 windows, making the bedroom a light and
airy room. One window has a window seat, with drawers underneath. The en-suite
has a large shower tray and glass enclosure. Overhead double storage over twin sinks.
W.C. with cistern enclosed in a unit with storage on right side. Recently fitted new
heated, thermostatically controlled towel rail.
Good outlook over Headland road. Double built in wardrobe. Plenty of room for a
Currently used as a study, but same size as bedroom 2. Built in double wardrobes.
Small office/overnight childs room
Recently decorated. Large eaves storage to side.
Featuring bath with electric shower over. Wash basin and storage areas. New heated
There are 4 lawn areas, with various plants, shrubs bushes and trees.
There are several seating areas around the garden. The garden is fully enclosed on all
sides and has an original single garage and a new summer house. Rear entry car
access from Cliff Road with double wrought iron gates leading to long rear drive,
allowing parking for several vehicles.
The roof of the main part of the house was replaced in 2018 with a 20 year warranty.
Please see the many photographs that accompany this listing and the indicative floor plan.To fully appreciate this property please arrange a viewing appointment which you can do 24/7 by visiting our website.