Fri 20th Jul to 27th Jul 2018
On a quiet lane in Topsham, close to the shops, pubs and a slipway, a surprisingly spacious, second-floor apartment in a terrace of 18th cent. houses, possibly once warehouses. Split-level site, so almost ground level (4 steps up) front entrance. Lovely view from the other side, which fronts on to The Strand, over the quay and estuary to countryside beyond. Entrance to little hall; 5 steps up to comfortable living/dining room (TV/DVD) with the magnetic view that draws you to the window (window seat); compact kitchen (washing machine, microwave, fridge, electric cooker); two bedrooms - a double, and a twin (both with the view); bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Tumble drier in garage (parking for a small car). Convenient for Topsham's shops and restaurants and good cycle paths (cycle hire nearby).
Topsham: old, interesting and attractive little town (good shops, antiques) beside the River Exe estuary, once Exeter's Roman/medieval port. On railway. Riverside walks, cycling, boat trips, good birdwatching (RSPB reserve), outdoor swimming pool (seasonal). Exmouth, 7 miles. Exeter (city amenities), 4. Three good golf courses within 7 miles. Beautiful farmland and Woodbury Common heath inland.
One level (with steps). Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Hall. Sitting room with dining area. Kitchen.
Topsham The charming town of Topsham is set on the River Exe estuary and has been declared a conservation area due to the wealth of 17th and 18th century merchants' houses, many built in the Dutch style with carved gable ends.
This property offers the following short breaks: