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.
The property benefits from sea views from most rooms, some to Berry Head, views from hallway to harbour and has contemporary neutral décor with high quality contemporary furniture in the loun...ge and a hand-made Cherry kitchen.
Parties of up to 12 guests can be accommodated by booking Upper Alvista in conjunction with Lower Alvista.
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.
Wi-Fi internet access available.
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.
A highchair is provided.
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.
A cot is provided.
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.
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, w.c., mirror and heated towel rail. There is a shaver point in bedroom one.
Additional w.c. 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.
Additional amenities include: highchair, cot, kitchen utensils provided, shower, water kettle, bed linen provided, ironing board.
Overall rating:4.4 / 5.0based on 21 reviews and 100 properties
Upper Alvista Torquay, West Country, England
Additional Location Information
Situated in Livermead, close to Livermead Cliff Hotel with its luxury Orchid Restaurant overlooking Torbay and the harbour. About 10 minutes walk away is Torquay Harbour with its shopping, restaurants, cafés and nightlife. The Living Coasts attraction is on the harbour, and Babbacombe Model Village, Bygones and Kents cavern can be reached either by car or bus.
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.
The property benefits from a two parking spaces in front of the main house.
Last updated on September 23, 2014
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