This elegant semi-detached period town house lies in the extremely sought after area of St Leonards, a perfect home in this prestigious residential area. The beautifully presented and well fitted accommodation is arranged over three floors providing 4 bedrooms, a fine sitting room, dining room, magnificent kitchen/breakfast/family room, utility area, family bathroom, separate shower room plus an En-suite. The property offers an array of period features including feature fireplaces, sash windows and tall ceilings, moulded cornices, window shutters and much more. To the rear of the property is a delightful, enclosed, private courtyard garden. this really is a lovely house - Don't miss it!
From the city centre head east onto Topsham road turning left into St Leonards road. Proceed along St Leonards road for about 1/3mile and then turn right into Wonford Road. After about 100m park place will be seen on the right and the property to be sold also on the right. parking is restrictive in the area and so you may have to park close-by and walk to the property for viewings
This lovely home is superbly located in Park place which is a great location being a no through road just off Wonford Road, one of the most prestigious roads in St Leonards and is on the doorstep of all the fantastic amenities the city has to offer. The Magdalen Road shops known as “The Village” are not far away and include an award-winning fishmonger and butcher, greengrocer, wine shop and bakery as well a café, pub and a delicatessen. A number of well-regarded schools can be found in the local area including St. Leonards Primary (Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’), Exeter School, The Maynard and Exeter College (also Ofsted ‘outstanding’). Exeter University is recognised as one of the best universities in the country. Exeter is the most thriving city in the South West and offers a wide choice of cultural activities with theatres, the RAMM, arts centre and a wealth of restaurants and good shopping including John Lewis and Waitrose. The M5 at Exeter provides links to the A38 to Plymouth, the A30 to Cornwall to the south, and Bristol and London to the north and east. There are regular rail services to London Paddington from Exeter St. David’s, some services taking just over two hours. Exeter International Airport provides a good range of flights to domestic and international destinations.
This is a beautifully presented period town house which provides spacious, quality accommodation being gas centrally heated and full of character but which has been skilfully improved by the present owner so as to incorporate all of the accoutrements required for modern living without destroying the intrinsic period features of the original style and form. From the porch a door leads to a lobby with a fine internal part coloured glazed door to the side hall from where an opening leads into the internal hallway and therefrom access to all the ground the floor rooms. The sitting room at the front has the two tall original almost full height sash windows with original shutters as well as moulded cornices and fireplace. The spacious dining room is currently used as a study and has a glazed door flanked by part coloured glass windows leading out to the level easy to keep rear courtyard garden. The superbly fitted kitchen at the rear of the house has a slate style tiled floor, an extensive array of quality fitted base and wall units with steel worktops, incorporating some built in appliances plus the usual undermounted sink units etc, all lit from above by sunken spots and a large window to the side. The wonderful breakfast/family room, finished in the conservatory style adjoins the kitchen area at the rear, has access directly out to the courtyard garden and creates a fabulous overall area for relaxing and entertaining. Stairs from the hall lead to a half landing where there is access to a splendid, separate, well appointed shower room and beyond this a delightful spacious bathroom with wooden floor, free standing bath, w.c and wash basin. the main landing provides access to the principal bedroom and bedroom two. The stairs continue up to two more bedrooms with bedroom 3 having its own En-suite shower room and fabulous cityscape views towards the cathedral.
Outside, the house is set back from the lane by a slate style flagged landscaped level garden protected by railings and a deep mature hedge. the rear courtyard garden is private and perfect for entertaining and includes mature well established and well stcked raised borders etc. Parking is on street in the no-through road at the front with residents permits, the road is narrow but neighbours respect each others need to park and access to and from.
Side Entrance Hall
Sitting room 17' 6'' x 11' 6'' (5.33m x 3.50m)
Dining Room 14' 2'' x 11' 2'' (4.31m x 3.40m)
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 16' 10'' max x 10' 8'' (5.13m x 3.25m)
Conservatory/Dining/Family room 12' 9'' x 11' 0'' (3.88m x 3.35m)
First Floor half landing
Shower room 6' 3'' x 5' 8'' (1.90m x 1.73m)
Bedroom 1 18' 2'' x 12' 0'' (5.53m x 3.65m)
Bedroom 2 14' 1'' x 11' 3'' (4.29m x 3.43m)
Second floor landing
Bedroom 3 14' 4'' x 11' 7'' (4.37m x 3.53m)
En-suite shower room
Bedroom 4 13' 0'' x 9' 4'' (3.96m x 2.84m)
Front garden area
Level rear courtyard garden