- Tenure: Freehold
- Grade II Listed 3 bedroom period property
- Enviable position with stunning water views
- Magnificent drawing room with river views
- Period features
- Bright, light and spacious with large sash windows
- Sizeable rooms
- 2 shower rooms
- Fantastic location on The Strand, Topsham
The Topsham School (0.5mi.)
Lady Seaward's Church of England Primary School (1.2mi.)
Exminster Community Primary (1.5mi.)
A HISTORIC PROPERTY OFFERING AN ABUNDANCE OF POTENTIAL WITH ATTRACTIVE ESTUARY VIEWS AND WATERSIDE GARDEN. LOCATED ON TOPSHAMS' POPULAR AND ENVIABLE STRAND.
A substantial three bedroom, Grade II listed, period waterside home with lots of potential. With many original period features though out, including open fires, beamed ceilings, large sash windows and flag stone flooring, this fine property is situated in an enviable position on Topsham's famous Strand with views of the beautiful Exe Estuary and Haldon Hills beyond.
Topsham is an ancient port situated 4 miles south east of the cathedral city of Exeter on the beautiful Exe Estuary. The town is steeped in history and famed for its ship-building past and the Dutch architecture found in the older part of the town and in particular The Strand. With easy commuting and access to the M5, only a 5 minute drive away, Topsham is also well served by rail. The useful branch line operates between the coastal town of Exmouth 7 miles away and Exeter St David's, connecting it to the national network. Exeter airport is some 5 miles away.
Today, Topsham is considered a special place to live and boasts excellent local amenities including a school, outside swimming pool, bowling green, tennis courts, doctor's surgery, sailing club, extensive range of independent shops together with numerous pubs, cafes and highly regarded restaurants. It is also popular for its boating, cycling routes, antiques centre and bird watching nature reserve.
The entrance offers a very spacious and welcoming hallway with luxury stain glass doors, beautiful tiles and a two rooms to the right and front aspect. Overlooking the strand itself, there is a good size study/bedroom/snug area and behind this is another snug/lounge area with access to a hallway to the large utility room and shower room with WC.
There is also a sun room at the end of the entrance hallway leading to a light and extensive dining area with period beams which opens into a spacious kitchen/breakfast room. The country style kitchen is attractive, overlooks the garden and is fitted with base units to include an AGA range cooker and ceramic sink. Doors give access to the rear garden and patio area.
Stairs lead up to the landing with doors to the left leading to a fine and generous sized drawing room with open fire place and stunning area views over the river exe estuary and beyond. The first floor also offers two sizable double bedrooms, both with internal cupboards and rear bedroom has views over the rear garden. There is also a shower room with WC.
To the rear of the property there is a good sized two tiered mature garden leading from the kitchen/dining area with a variety of shrubs and trees. The garden also includes a sizable shed.
Situated to the front of the property, there resides a gated secluded waterside garden with superb views over the estuary. A path takes you through a mature garden with shrubs and 2 sheds, one either side of the path and you arrive at the waters edge with a patio area and delightful summer house with electrics. There is potential to be extended. A great al fresco dinner party?
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