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Detached 6 bedroom residence with sea views
Offers In Excess Of (OIEO) £1,200,000
    Caen House offers stylish accommodation overlooking lawned gardens offering views across the fields, the hills that surround this popular surfing village and out to sea.

    Positioned in the centre of Croyde, there is easy access to all amenities, public houses (including The Thatch conveniently positioned next door), coffee shops, restaurants and surf shops The footpath to the beach is just around the corner which leads down through the fields and dunes directly onto the beach.

    The spacious accommodation is arranged over three floors. To the ground floor, the large entrance hall gives access to a large, light and airy sitting room with wood burner and three very large windows. Double doors lead through to the kitchen/dining room with well fitted kitchen and breakfast bar and three sets of french doors leading to the patio and gardens. Beyond the kitchen there is a large utility room with sink, and door to the side of the property together with very small, very useful wet room.

    From the entrance hall, stairs rise to the first floor where there are four bedrooms with the large master bedroom having doors leading out to a balcony with wonderful views and a spiral external staircase leading down to the patio and gardens. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and also a nursery/office/possible dressing room. To this floor there is a family shower room.

    Stairs rise again to the second floor which opens into a second reception room, ideal for the children to gather and watch tv/playstation and off this room there are two further bedrooms and a family bath room.

    This large property has provided a wonderful second home/holiday let for this family since 2007. Figures are available to interested parties and projections can be obtained from our sister company Ocean Cottages. Please ask taylor underwood for further details.

    The property is entered via a pedestrian gate and up steps to the front lawn. There is access to both sides of the property which lead to the large enclosed lawned garden.

    A detached, freehold garage is in the ownership of Caen House. This stand alone garage is located within a large parking area just around the corner from the property, accessed off the footpath to the beach. Within this area there are currently 3 rented parking spaces which have been secured on an annual rental agreement since the owners purchased the property (and before). There is no reason to believe this arrangement will not continue, and contact will be made to discuss this.

    Mains water, electricity & drainage. Oil fired central heating and hot water. Wood burner in the sitting room (not in use).

    NOTE: A wide-angled lens has been used in some photographs to show full extent of the rooms.

    Croyde is an extremely popular village on the west-facing coastline of North Devon which has become internationally renowned for its superb surfing beach, which has hosted numerous top ranking surfing competitions and its spectacular scenery. The village is one of the West Country’s most popular areas with both families and surfers in which to live or holiday with its mix of picture postcard cottages nestling next to contemporary homes, as well as a good range of local shopping facilities and amenities.

    The dramatic headland of Baggy Point is a National Trust designated site of special scientific interest (SSSI) offering fabulous walks.

    The equally famous beaches of Putsborough, Saunton & Woolacombe being only a short distance away.
    The nearby larger village of Braunton provides a wide range of local amenities to include Post Office, health centre, three primary schools, senior school, pubs, restaurants, library and a range of shops.

    North Devon’s regional centre of Barnstaple is about 10 miles and houses the area’s main business commercial, entertainment and shopping venues. With a fabulous mix of Victorian & Georgian architecture along with an extensive range of both business & leisure facilities, banks & post office.

    The North Devon link road can be accessed at Barnstaple and provides link to the M5 at Tiverton, junction 27. Tiverton Parkway Station has regular mainline services to London Paddington in just over 2 hours.

    Approximate Distance to Locations
    Croyde Beach 3/4 mile
    Putsborough 1.5 miles
    Saunton Beach 2.4 miles
    Woolacombe Beach 5 miles
    Braunton 4.6 miles
    Barnstaple 10.3 Centre

    Directions to find:
    From the centre of the village of Braunton, turn left onto the B3231 signed to Croyde. Continue for 4.7 miles, passing Saunton and round the headland into Croyde. Drive along this road and towards the centre of the village and Caen House, 16 Hobbs Hill, can be found on the left hand side just before the The Thatch pub. To park for the property continue past Caen House and bear left past The Thatch. Indicate left and take the small lane between Billy Budds and the Salt rock shop. This is a narrow lane leading to a footpath to the beach and is therefore busy with pedestrians so take care. Continue a short distance and you will find a parking area to the right immediately after a garage opposite Meadow Cottage. The 3 parking spaces are found immediately on the left and the garage is facing you as you drive into this car park.

    Council Tax Band: Deleted. Previously E (North Devon District Council)
    Tenure: Freehold
    Reference: RS0204
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    Extremely spacious & well presented, detached 6 bedroom family home with large lawned garden enjoying beautiful views across the fields to the sea, located in the popular surfing village of Croyde

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