Oak House, Park View, Forde Park, Newton Abbot
Oak House is s substantial four bedroom family home offering spacious accommodation within the largest part of Park View a converted former Victorian Villa which has been sympathetically modernised by Regal Heritage.
This is a home for entertaining with a sizeable kitchen and dining area, a large living room with high ceilings which enhances the overall feeling of space, walled garden, three allocated parking spaces and an amazing cellar.
LOCATION Park View is located on the edge of Forde Park in the busy market town of Newton Abbot in Devon.
Forde Park is a mature urban park with wide expanses of tended lawn surrounded by mature trees. In addition, the park offers three public tennis courts, a croquet lawn and a pavilion which Regal Heritage are currently in the process of sympathetically transforming to create a new café facility alongside Forde Park Community Project.
Newton Abbot is a busy market town in South Devon and benefits from a busy main line train station that provides a regular service to London Paddington plus a variety of other routes.
The town centre offers a broad range of shops with both independents and well know national brands in abundance – of note and worth a visit are Austins Department Store and Ridgways Shoes which both have been trading in the town centre for many years. As an out of town alternative there is of course Trago Mills and everything that has to offer!
The town offers an excellent range of schools, both primary and secondary, as well as the independent Stover School. Children of School age may also elect to sit the eleven plus exam, passing which will then offer children the opportunity of attending either Torquay Boys Grammar School, Torquay Girls Grammar School or Churston Grammar School.
Newton Abbot has an abundance of outdoor opportunities with Stover Country Park, Courtenay Park, Bakers Park or Decoy Country Park offering plenty to do. The town has also recently benefitted from extensive investment in its National Cycle Routes with a new pathway linking Old Town Quay to Kingsteignton and a popular level route from the town centre out toward Bovey Tracey.
Dyrons Leisure Centre hosts a number of fitness classes and has a gym, squash courts, sports hall and a 25m swimming pool. However, if you prefer outdoor swimming then there are also lidos in Kingsteignton and Bovey Tracey.
If the opportunity to explore the delights of the South Devon Coastline, for which Newton Abbot is ideally located, with its beaches in Shaldon, Teignmouth, Holcombe, Dawlish and Dawlish Warren is tempting enough – Newton Abbot is also a short drive from Dartmoor and its startlingly rugged beauty.
Newton Abbot also offers a range of team sports with rugby, cricket and football lovers, amongst others, are all well catered for. In addition, Newton Abbot Racecourse is one of the country’s leading summer jump racecourses and host of variety of well attended day and evening events.
The English Riviera is six miles to the South East, The cities of Exeter are 16 miles to the North with Plymouth 33 miles to the West.
ACCOMMODATION A substantial four bedroom family home offering spacious accommodation within the largest part of this converted former Victorian Villa which has been sympathetically modernised by Regal Heritage.
This is a home for entertaining with a sizeable kitchen and dining area and large living room with high ceilings which enhances the overall feeling of space.
In addition, the ground floor offers a sizeable and useful storage cupboard and a separate W.C. whilst stairs lead down to the cellar area which comprises three decent sized storage rooms, the third is arranged as a wine cellar with slated wine racks to assist in maintaining temperature.
Upstairs the property offers four bedrooms, the master having an en-suite and a lovely family bathroom.
Externally, the property offers a terrace, perfect for al-fresco dining, which is accessed from the patio doors from the kitchen, with stairs leading down to the enclosed walled garden which is mainly laid to lawn. The property has the benefit of three allocated parking spaces.
TENURE AND SERVICES Tenure: Freehold
Services: Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage.