Fri 31st Aug to 28th Sep 2018
Fri 28th Sep to 26th Oct 2018
In Exmouth, a smart, semi-detached, 1830s townhouse, handily situated just ½ mile from the beach, town centre and station. Spacious and light over three floors, cool seaside colours and stylish decor add modern and contemporary sophistication to its Georgian elegance. Behind, a walled garden with small lawn (table/chairs, barbecue, gate to back lane and one parking space), a lovely leafy seating area and steps up to deck (2 chairs, garden loo) and back door. Small front garden (lawn) with 5 steps (handrail) up to front door to step up to entrance porch and hall; high-ceiling living room with stripped floor (rug) and original shutters, huge sofas, big open fire, TV/DVD/PVR, iPod dock; kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, freezer, large larder fridge, range-style gas cooker/double oven) with long antique pine table. From hall, door to deck and 7 steps down to back garden and stairs up to first floor and two bedrooms - a double (5' bed, footboard), and a twin (footboards) with garden view. Neat shower-room (suite) and good-sized bathroom (suite with roll-top bath plus hand-shower and separate shower). Further stairs up to second floor and two more bedrooms - a double (hanging rail for clothes) and a twin, both smartly decorated, some sloping eaves. Small shower-room; separate loo; utility room (washing machine, tumble drier). A smart and relaxing base in this popular seaside town, 10 minutes from the lovely beach.
Exmouth: seaside town (shops, pubs, club, PO, cinema, theatre) at the mouth of the River Exe with a long, fine sandy beach. Virtually everything within walking distance. Sailing/windsurfing schools, birdwatching, coastal/estuary walks, golf, all nearby. Exe Estuary Trail (cycling/walking) to Exeter. Seasonal pedestrian/cycle ferry to Starcross. Railway station. Exeter by road, 8 miles; Dartmoor, 20.
Over three levels. Two first floor bedrooms: 1 x king size double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, WC, basin. Bathroom with roll top bath, hand shower, separate shower, WC, basin. Two second floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower. WC with basin. Utility room. Ground floor hall. Sitting room with open fire. Kitchen with dining area. Garden WC.
EXMOUTH Exeter 11.5 miles. On the eastern bank of the estuary of the River Exe, Exmouth has everything required by the visitor for a relaxing break. A thriving coastal town with a nationally renowned bird sanctuary, close to miles of sandy beaches, superb coastal walking, with everything for the fisherman and sailor, close to Exeter and with much to do and see - this all contributes to the town’s attraction. In addition to messing about on boats, lazing on the beach or taking the ferry up the estuary or to Dawlish Warren nature reserve, there’s always Crealy Park theme park, Bicton Park stately home and gardens, the Donkey Sanctuary at nearby Sidmouth, Woodbury Common, the cathedral city of Exeter, the Sandy Bay World of Country Life and the all absorbing Jurassic Coast with its famous fossil deposits stretching eastwards into Dorset. In terms of visitor attractions and coastal lifestyle you won’t find much better than Exmouth.