Ideal 'lock up and leave' cottage
Excellent condition having been renovated throughout
Stunning direct views along the Exe estuary from the main bedroom and sitting room
Seconds' walk onto Lympstone beach
Use of some outside space
Lovely location along a quiet lane
Minutes' walk to the village centre and train station
On entering the centre of Lympstone, continue under the rail bridge passing the Swan and Globe pubs. Quay Lane is along on the right hand side, just before the road turns to the left and goes up the hill. On entering the lane, bear right and the cottage is on the left hand side, at the end of the lane.
Located in the sought-after estuary village of Lympstone which offers easy access to both the seaside town of Exmouth and the Cathedral City of Exeter. Lympstone grew from an ancient settlement on the eastern shores of the Exe estuary, building its reputation on maritime trade and agriculture and it still retains its links with the past, with local firm Inghams Fisheries selling their catch in the riverside Fish Shed. The village has a Primary school in the middle of the village, with St Peters Independent school on its outskirts. There is also a doctors surgery, two churches, four pubs, a hairdressers and a village shop with extended opening hours. Lympstone Manor restaurant and boutique hotel is a near neighbour. There are a number of Sports clubs and societies including sailing and tennis clubs, an active gardening club, film society and other societies bringing live music and drama to the village and fostering home-grown talent. The Exe Estuary Trail; 26 miles of cycleway along both sides of the Rive Exe, is a much-enjoyed addition to Lympstones many attractions. The half-hourly Avocet line train service, with its beautiful views across the River Exe, links the village with Exeters two main stations: Exeter St Davids with its fast train service to London Paddington and Exeter Central with its service to Waterloo. The M5 at Junction 30 is just 8 miles away.
Located at the end of Quay Lane, one of the prettiest streets in Lympstone, a stone's throw from the beach is this delightful cottage, presented in lovely condition having recently been renovated throughout, with beautiful views of the Exe estuary. On the ground floor is a double bedroom with river glimpses, the main bathroom and a useful utility cupboard. The first floor has a sitting room with stunning, uninterrupted views across the estuary to Powderham Castle. There is an impressive kitchen / breakfast room with a modern range of base, wall and drawer units, with integral appliances and a microwave. The top floor has a shower room with WC and the main bedroom, where the views are spectacular from the floor-to-ceiling window. Outside the cottage has a small patio to the front, where it is possible to enjoy the views and there is access onto Lympstone beach for landing a paddleboard or kayak. Being sold with no onward chain, this is an ideal 'lock up and leave' house, just minutes from the village centre and train station.
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