Charming beach home with huge backyard
Old Torquay continues to shine in the property market, some big numbers are being achieved as buyers look to consolidate in the heart of Torquay.
When buying that perfect beach home, the three main attributes are location, coastal character, and a large backyard for days of summer fun or
One Agency Surf Coast has just listed the dream beach home in one of central Torquay’s most tranquil streets that ticks all these boxes and so much more.
This three-bedroom modernised ’50s beach home at 14 Beales Street is situated on a huge 859sqm lot on a quiet no-through-road in a prime location, just a short stroll to the beach, shops, eateries and The Esplanade.
You’ll love the versatility of this immaculate home that’s been cared for by the same family since the ’60s: enjoyable as is, an ideal holiday home, investment, or renovate and rebuild-ready.
One Agency’s Chris Henson said the property stood out from the crowd as this home truly reflects the Torquay beach culture of yesteryear.
“The coastal character of this beach home is strikingly apparent from the front white picket fence to the rear backyard that has ample room to enjoy hot summer days or create your own private oasis,” Mr Henson said.
“This could not be better located, holding prime position in a quiet street, the property is just a short walk to everything Torquay has to offer.
“These offerings are far and few between in what is a very tightly held segment of the Old Torquay property market.”
The home offers all-season entertaining in the epic outdoor rumpus room, featuring expansive shade blinds, integrated kitchenette, steel benchtops, plus space for a barbeque, fridge, TV and lounge suite.
There’s a sunny north-facing backyard, boasting a huge grassy lawn (made for backyard cricket!) stunning gardens and veggie patch, plus a solar-heated outdoor shower and change room.
The light-filled floor plan incorporates three bedrooms with built-in robes, central bathroom, open plan dining/living with stunning original fireplace, as well as a delightful kitchen offering timber benchtops.
Other charming features include striking polished timber floors, a mudroom, nautical touches throughout, fresh paint, along with quality upgrades made to the home over the years.
Enjoy split system heating/cooling, a lockup garage and storage shed, second shower and toilet in laundry, additional driveway parking, plus home is meticulously maintained inside and out.
Private and relaxed coastal living with the best of everything in reach, and in arguably the most coveted location in town – this opportunity is too good to miss.
For more information, phone Chris Henson on 0477 774 271.