Lyndhurst Road, Exeter, Devon, EX2
Exeter former townhouse for refurbishment in St Leonards
Offered to the market for the first time in over 50 years, with planning consent granted to convert, this property presents a rare opportunity to purchase and create a fantastic family home on one of Exeter’s premier roads. About 4291 sqft No. 8 sits on the western side of Lyndhurst road and is neighboured by some of Exeter’s finest townhouses. The building is currently used as private consulting rooms and is classed as a D1 non-residential institution, however, consent has been granted to turn the building back into a residential dwelling if required. The property has significant scope for improvement and redevelopment, either to be used as a business premises, or to be turned back into a family home. The building retains many fine period features, including ornate coving, cornices, panelled doors, marble fireplaces and stained glass windows. The current layout could easily be adapted to create a fantastic family home with a large kitchen/dining room, two reception rooms, five bedrooms, two with en suite bathrooms and a separate family bathroom. The annexe has two double bedrooms, a kitchen/living room, utility room and bathroom, and could be incorporated into the main house again if required. Any works to the building would be subject to the necessary building regulation and listed building consents. Outside, there is a large driveway with plenty of off-road parking spaces and an area of lawn in front of the house. To the rear, there is a private courtyard garden which can also be accessed via the side of the house.