- 5 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- 3 reception rooms
- Just minutes from the beach and golf course
- Wonderful family home
- Set within a sought after, leafy location
- Beautiful south facing gardens with patio area
- Driveway and double garage
- Fruit cages and vegetable patch
- Summer House
Description A detached family home set within beautiful established south facing gardens just minutes from the beach, town and golf course.
Town and seafront about 0.5 miles, Exeter about 9 miles, Sidmouth about 7 miles
The Whins is situated in a beautiful location, tucked away within the sought after coastal town of Budleigh Salterton. Designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the town sits at the western end of the Jurassic Coastline, a World Heritage Site with a two mile stretch of pebble beach.
The town has a good range of shops, cafes, restaurants, inns and a Post office. It also has a thriving community and caters for a wide range of leisure activities, including tennis, bowls, croquet, badminton, cricket and golf course all within a few minutes' walk.
There are cycle paths and many lovely walks in the area, with the South West Coastal Footpath running along the coast line, as well as plenty of picnic spots and bird watching opportunities on the estuary of the River Otter.
Budleigh Salterton also hosts a number of annual arts, music and literary events throughout the year.
Communication links in the area are excellent, with good access to the M5 motorway (J31) and A30 at Exeter, together with mainline train stations, providing regular links to London Paddington and Waterloo.
Exeter International Airport has regular flights to UK and international destinations, including daily flights to London City Airport.
The Whins is a wonderful family home set within a lovely leafy location just minutes from the beach and golf course. The property provides bright and well-proportioned accommodation with many rooms enjoying views over the stunning gardens. From the welcoming entrance hall there are two wonderful reception rooms including a sitting room enjoying a feature fireplace with multi-fuel burning stove and a stunning bay window with views over the garden. There is a sociable kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, a pantry and useful utility attached. On the west side there is a garden room with double doors out onto the patio, positioned perfectly to enjoy the afternoon sunshine. On the first floor there are five bedrooms with the master benefiting from a large en-suite and a family bathroom with separate WC.
Gardens and Grounds
A particular feature to this lovely home is the outside space, the south facing gardens are beautifully maintained by the current owners and enjoy a great deal of privacy. There is a large lawn area with well stocked flower beds including a Rose bed, a number of mature trees, fruit cages, a vegetable patch, summer house and garden store. A patio runs around the back of the property with a pretty veranda providing the perfect venue for alfresco dining. To the front is a private drive and double garage with power.
Square Footage: 2810 sq ft
From Exeter services roundabout (J30) follow the sign for Exmouth /Sidmouth. At the next round about take the 3rd exit for Exmouth (A376). At the next roundabout (Clyst St George) take the first exit for Exmouth/ Budleigh Salterton (B3179) and continue for 1.7 miles arriving at Woodbury. Drive through the village taking the next right turn for Exmouth (B3179). At the next T- junction turn right for Exmouth/ Budleigh Salterton (B3180). Continue for 3.5 miles. Follow across the roundabout for Budleigh Salterton and continue for a short distance taking the next right hand turn into Lansdowne Road (Opposite the sign for Budleigh Salterton). The Whins will be found on the left hand side a short distance along. View more View less