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Upper Alvista, Torquay

Upper Alvista, Torquay - A spacious apartment with stunning views across Torbay
Upper Alvista is a large 3 bedroom apartment occupying the whole of the upper floor of a fabulous converted 1930s detached house. It is set in its own grounds with professionally landscaped secluded gardens bordered by trees, and containing palms and a variety of shrubs.

It is located in Livermead bay, just 180 yards from Institute beach and close to Torquay Seafront and town centre. Institute Beach can accessed down a few steps at low tide. Livermead Sands, Corbyn’s Beach and Torre Abbey sands are about 5 minutes walk away, as is the medieval Torre Abbey, which has just been extensively restored. Hollicombe beach is 5 minutes’ walk west, and Preston Sands is a little further on. About 10 minutes walk away is Torquay Harbour with its shopping, restaurants, cafes and nightlife.

Property Details

Price from: 469
Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 6
Parking: Yes
* A spacious 3 bedroom apartment, sleeps 5/6.
* Large balcony with panoramic sea views.
* Just 180 yards from Institute beach
* Close to the town centre and harbour.
* Private parking.
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  • Open plan living / dining area with sea views to the front and garden views to the side.
  • Furnished with 2x three sofas, coffee table and gas living flame fire.
  • 42″ wall mounted plasma TV with Freeview and DVD/CD player.
  • A selection of CDs, DVDs, videos and books.


  • The kitchen has been hand made in Cherry and comprises an electric oven and grill, gas hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher.
  • Utensils and accessories include a microwave, kettle, toaster and cafetiere.
  • Breakfast table and 2 chairs over looking the garden.
  • A vacuum, ironing board and iron are in the hall cupboard.


  • Situated within the living area there is a solid oak table with 6 matching chairs.

Bedroom 1

  • A large and light bedroom that benefits from a large bay window with sea views across the bay and Berry Head.
  • Furnished with a double bed, 2 bedside tables both with lamps, fitted wardrobe with plenty of storage, coffee table and 2 stools.

Bedroom 2

  • A large and light bedroom that benefits from patio doors leading out onto the balcony and sea views acorss the bay and Berry Head.
  • Furnished with a double bed, 2 bedside tables both with lamps, wardrobe, 3 drawer chest, and mirror.

Bedroom 3

  • Views to the rear garden.
  • Furnished with a single bed, bedside table with lamp, wardrobe, a 1x three drawer and a two drawer chest.
  • There is also an extra z-bed for a 6th guest.


  • A white bathroom suite comprising a bath with electric shower over, wash basin, WC, mirror and heated towel rail. There is a shaver point in bedroom one.
  • Additional WC in hall.


  • Balcony from bedroom two with table and chairs and sea views across Torbay.
  • Landscaped garden and terrace with large grassed area and a mix of flowering evergreen shrubs and palms.
  • Full use of the front garden.
  • Underhouse storage for bikes, buggies and surf boards etc.
  • Parking for 2 cars in front of main house.
  • 4 steps to main entrance and 15 up to the apartment.

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