Pipers Pool is one of only a handful of houses positioned in this elevated position above the unspoilt Grunta Beach (which can be accessed only by foot) and is very close to the surfing beaches of Combesgate and Woolacombe. It is surrounded by beautiful National Trust land, with many walks closeby, including the breathtaking Morte Point.
Fantastic sea views are a major feature of this 3 bedroom bungalow across Woolacombe beach, Morte Point & out to Lundy Island with breathtaking sunsets enjoyed from kitchen, living room, master bedroom and roof terrace.
The accommodation is single storey, with a light and spacious open plan kitchen/living/dining room which is raised via a few steps to the dining and kitchen areas. The kitchen is modern and benefits integrated appliances and a wonderful sea view. The middle section of the bay window to the living area is bi-fold, providing an uninterrupted view making the most of the sound of the waves crashing onto the rocks and beaches. There is a wood burning stove giving a lovely welcome in the winter time, to those returning after a bracing walk. There is access via french doors from the dining area, to the decked rear courtyard and stairs to the spacious roof terrace.
The master bedroom has fitted bedroom furniture and benefits from a modern en-suite shower room. This bedroom has two picture windows from which to enjoy stunning sea views out to Lundy Island and across to the beautiful Morte Point.
There is a family shower room and also a second bedroom which has an en-suite shower room. This room enjoys direct access to the decked rear courtyard and access to the roof terrace.
From the kitchen there is access to a single/bunk room which also benefits from a door to the rear courtyard.
Pipers Pool has a concreted driveway with parking for two vehicles which leads to the single garage with remote electric door and door to the rear courtyard. The gas boiler is positioned in this garage together with the factory lagged cylinder. There is also plumbing and space for a washing machine, tumble dryer and additional upright fridge/freezer.
The property is located on a private road called Sharp Rock. Sharp Rock Road Trust has been set up by the residents to handle any issues relating to the road and a contribution is made to a sinking fund on an annual basis. Further details available upon request.
From the rear courtyard stairs lead up to the extensive roof terrace with glass balustrades, where there is a sun room with sliding patio doors. A fabulous spot to sunbathe, entertain and to watch the sunset with a glass a wine!
NB Please see the floorplan for the room dimensions. The photos have been taken with a wide angle lens to show more of the rooms.
Services Mains Gas and Electricity Mains water and drainage
Council Tax Band: D
National Trust ground surrounds the area with Morte Point being a very popular area to enjoy stunning walks around the coastline to Mortehoe which features several tea rooms and pubs, a thirteenth century church and Mortehoe Heritage Centre which recounts the area's rich maritime history. Mortehoe is also the starting point for many scenic walks along this dramatic stretch of coastline. Just north of the village and reached only on foot, is Rockham Beach lying at the base of the 100 ft cliff, an ideal location for a peaceful day on the beach.
The coastal village of Woolacombe is a short distance from the property and is popular with both families and surfers alike due to its three-mile long golden sandy beach. Woolacombe offers a picturesque golf course and interesting choice of shops, bars and restaurants. The famous surfing beaches of Putsborough, Croyde and Saunton are all within easy reach.
North Devon's regional centre of Barnstaple, just 13.5 miles away, offers top high street names and independent stores/boutiques. There is also a leisure centre an indoor tennis centre, a branch line railway staion and regional hospital. The A361 gives access to the M5 at Tiverton where there is an inter-city link to London.
Distances to Locations
Woolacombe 1 mile Croyde 5.5 miles Saunton 7 miles Braunton 7.5 miles Barnstaple 13.5 miles
Directions to Find
From the traffic lights at Braunton follow the A361 towards Ilfracombe and Woolacombe. Continue on this road until you reach Mullacott roundabout. Take the first exit heading towards Woolacombe and Mortehoe on the B3343. Continue on this road for approximately 2.5 miles then take the turning right signposted Mortehoe. Continue along this road and you will come to the village of Mortehoe. Drive through the main village and continue down the hill. Lundy House Hotel will be seen on the right hand side and Sharp Rock is a little further along on the left hand side of the road. Follow the road up the hill and at the top of the T junction, Pipers Pool will be found immediately in front of you.
Coastal 3 bedroom (2 en suite) bungalow with stunning sea views overlooking Woolacombe beach, Morte Point, Baggy Point and across to Lundy Island. Large rooftop terrace with sun room, rear courtyard, garage & parking. Wonderful family home or second home with undoubted income potential.
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