A stunning and substantial stone built 6 bed Edwardian country house set south facing overlooking its own gardens and grounds, with staff flat and in all about 3 acres
The house is at the end of a private no through lane, which serves 3 or 4 other properties, is midway between the A 39 Atlantic Coast highway as it runs westwards from the port and market town of Bideford along the North Devon coastline passing Bucks Cross, Clovelly and Hartland and on towards the Devon/Cornwall border and Bude. Less than a mile to the north is the popular coastal village of Westward Ho! offering a good range of local facilities, a variety of restaurants, inns, the famous Pebble Ridge and sandy beach with surfing and windsurfing and its backdrop of the Northam burrows country park and the famous Royal North Devon Golf club. Within a short distance is the picturesque fishing village of Appledore again with a range of inns and restaurants and of course the port and market town of Bideford all set with the backdrop of the River Torridge and the Taw and Torridge estuary, renowned for its bird life.
At Bideford there is access onto the traffic free Tarka Trail for both walking and cycling, heading north to the village of Instow with its yacht club and popular beach whilst heading south through woods towards Great Torrington and beyond this being part of the coast-to-coast cycle path from Ilfracombe to Plymouth. Just to the west of Bideford is the Affinity centre formerly the Atlantic coast village with a wide selection of shopping outlets.
Barnstaple the ancient borough and administrative centre for North Devon is some 9 miles to the east from where there is access onto the A361 North Devon Link Rd which connects directly through to junction 27 on the M5 motorway to the east side of Tiverton from where there is also the Parkway Rail station, where journey times to London/Paddington are approximately two hours.
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