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Accommodation Summary

Beautifully refurbished and cleverly extended house
Spectacular sea and coastal views
Large open plan kitchen / breakfast / sitting room
5 bedrooms
Double garage and parking
Lovely terrace gardens
EER "C"

Directions

Make your way to Exmouth seafront and continue along The Esplanade with the sea on your right, crossing a mini roundabout onto Queen's Drive, bearing left at the Lifeboat Station. At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Foxholes Hill. Follow the road and after the bend the development will be found on the right.

Situation

Orcombe Lodge is situated in an elevated position on Foxholes Hill with south facing terraces and gardens, all with unsurpassed sea views. It is a magnificent traditional Edwardian property with breath-taking views of the sea, estuary and the East Devon coastline.

Exmouth is surrounded by the beautiful Devon countryside, yet is only 12 miles by road or rail from the Cathedral City of Exeter, with its Intercity railway station, airport, major shops and facilities and connection to the M5 motorway. The town of Exmouth boasts over 3 miles of golden sands and a huge estuary and is well placed to take advantage of the numerous recreational facilities to be found by the Exe estuary and East Devon coastline, including the excellent facilities of Woodbury Park Golf and Country Club. Other activities enjoyed locally include boating, sailing, water ski-ing, kite surfing, walking and bird watching. There is a modern sports centre and swimming pool a short distance from the marina. Exmouth has its own thriving shopping centre including a recently opened M&S food hall, as well as a variety of restaurants and leisure facilities.

Description

The property is an Arts and Crafts house and has undergone a complete refurbishment and extension whilst still retaining exquisite feature details including stone mullion bow windows, original stone fireplaces in the sitting room and dining room and some of the original parquet flooring on the ground floor. This prestigious family home is further complimented with traditional cast iron radiators and ornamental detailing to the skirting and architrave.

. The property is approached via a tarmac driveway via electric gates.

Porch Double oak door open into the porch with window to either side a second door leads to the ....

Inner hallway The inner hallway has traditional parquet flooring and the refurbished original staircase to first floor with large picture window. The hall way turns right towards the back of the house where there is a rear door to the courtyard and storage room beneath the garage.

Kitchen19'10" x 18'6" (6.05m x 5.64m). The Kitchen has glazed double doors to the front terrace and wonderful stone mullion bow windows offering panoramic views of the sea, with stone flag flooring, base and wall units with marble quartz worktops, fitted with integrated appliances to include double oven, induction hob with feature extractor hood, Siemens dishwasher, fridge, freezer and wine cooler.

Sitting Room18'4" x 16'6" (5.59m x 5.03m). An archway leads from the kitchen through to a spacious dual aspect sitting room with a stone mullion bow window to the front aspect and a side window with views of the ocean, a feature stone fireplace and wide board oak flooring.

Dining Room14'4" x 12'4" (4.37m x 3.76m). With original parquet flooring, stone fireplace and window to side aspect with views of the ocean

Family Room18'5" x 17'5" (5.61m x 5.3m). Window to side with unparalleled views.

Study Area Well proportioned study area with window to side aspect, traditional radiator and access to rear staircase to first floor entrance.

Utility Room11'2" x 10'2" (3.4m x 3.1m). From the hallway you descend down steps to the utility room with Worcester boiler, fitted wall and base units with work top over, inset sink and space for washing machine and tumble dryer.

Cloakroom Large cloakroom with porcelanosa wall tales, porcelain floor tiles white back to wall, WC and contemporary wash basin.

Landing The stairs rise to a lovely light, open landing with door to ....

Master Bedroom19'8" x 14'1" (6m x 4.3m). The master bedroom is a dual aspect room with wonderful views of the sea, the estuary and the coast line, the windows have been beautifully restored and replaced in keeping where necessary. There is a walk in cupboard and door to ....

Master en-suite The large master en-suite has a window to side aspect, walk in double shower with glass screen, rainforest shower head and hand held shower, back to wall WC, contemporary wash basin and heated towel rail. The shower room is fully tiled with Porcelanosa wall tiles and porcelain floor tiles.

Second bedroom17' x 14'4" (5.18m x 4.37m). Double bedroom with walk in under eaves cupboard, stone mullion bay window with magnificent views, traditional radiator and door to ....

Ensuite Shower room Fully tiled shower room with double shower with glass screen, rainforest shower, back to wall WC and contemporary wash basin with mirror over and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 312'10" x 10'6" (3.91m x 3.2m). Double bedroom with window to side aspect with views of the ocean and traditional cast iron radiator.

Bedroom 413'3" x 12'2" (4.04m x 3.7m). Double bedroom with window to side aspect with views of the ocean and traditional radiator

Bedroom 512'2" x 8'10" (3.7m x 2.7m). Bedroom five has a window to the side elevation overlooking the rear courtyard and traditional radiator.

Outside The property has a large terraced area across the front of the kitchen and sitting room with spectacular views of the sea, Exmouth beach, the estuary and the coastline beyond. From the terrace steps lead down to a lower patio and the garden descends to a grassed area to the front. The terrace also leads around the side of the house to a side courtyard which leads to the back door and the storage room beneath the double garage with electric shutter garage door. From the road a tarmac driveway leads to the front of the double garage and rear glass vestibule entrance with parking for several vehicles. steps lead from the parking area down the side of the property to the original front door.

Property info

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