Seaton is located between the ancient harbour of Axmouth and the white cliffs of Beer. Its mile long beach, which is part of the Jurassic Coast, opens onto the waters of Lyme Bay. The town itself has many small shops, a local hospital, doctors' surgeries, primary school, banks and building societies. Seaton is a popular resort for holiday makers, and boasts a wealth of activities including golf, tennis, bowls and sailing. There are good secondary schools nearby along with the renowned Colyton Grammar School, which is just 3 miles inland. The County town of Exeter, with its regional airport, is some twenty miles to the west, and the mainline rail link to London (Waterloo) is at Axminster, approximately seven miles distant.
An attractive and popular East Devon seaside resort with a good size resident population which is increasing rapidly with many new developments planned and currently under construction.
The town attracts many tourists and day visitors throughout the year. It is located on the world famous Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A new Jurassic Coast visitor centre has opened which will further boost visitor numbers.
There is the unique Electric Tram Railway which operates from its Terminus nearby traveling through the Axe valley bird sanctuary and wetlands to the historic inland town of Colyton.
The famous Beer Caves and Pecorama railway and visitor centre are close by in the fishing village of Beer.
(By Foot) From our offices in Seaton, walk up Queen Street, proceed past The Eyre Court Hotel and Whitecross Cottage will be found shortly after on your left, opposite the Seaton Library.
White Cross Cottage is a characterful, 3 bedroom property with many period features throughout. There are 2 reception rooms, kitchen, bathroom, enclosed rear courtyard and two parking spaces.
Located in the town centre of Seaton, this spacious cottage has retained many original features, such as, exposed beams, timbers to walls, exposed stone work, thick walls, deep window sills and seats, impressive Inglenook fire place, and Rotary Centenary Blue Plaque.
Throughout the cottage, is a mixture of uPVC and aluminium double glazed windows, some with shutters.
This property would make an ideal home, holiday let investment or long term rental, and would benefit from some updating and must be viewed internally to really appreciate the space it has to offer.
All measurements, approximate includes:
Private parking space and exterior light. Canopy porch with quarry tiled steps lead to 1/2 obscure single glazed wooden front door into:
Wall mounted cupboard housing electric meter and consumer unit. Internal leaded glazed window through to living room. Multi-pane obscure glazed wooden door with matching side screen into:
Obscure glazed window to rear. Exposed beams to ceiling and walls with feature exposed stone walls. Internal leaded glazed window looking through to living room and opening to:
17' 2'' x 13' 11'' (5.237m x 4.231m) max
Window to front. Feature Inglenook fireplace with electric log effect fire. Exposed beams to ceiling and walls with feature exposed stone walls. Electric night storage heater. TV point. 3 wall light points. Opening with step up to:
15' 5'' x 14' 1'' (4.699m x 4.280m)
Multi-pane glazed door to rear courtyard. Single glazed wooden window to side. Window looking onto courtyard with window seat below. Exposed beams to ceiling and timbers to walls with feature exposed stone walls. Electric night storage heater. Shelved alcoves. Telephone point. Door to stairwell. Door to under stairs cupboard with light. Opening with step up to:
17' 3'' x 7' 7'' (5.246m x 2.316m)
2 windows to side and glazed door out to courtyard. Matching range of base and wall units with laminate work surfaces. Inset electric hob with oven below and extractor fan above. Acrylic 1.5 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over. Tiled splash backs. Extractor fan to wall. Space and plumbing for washing machine and space for 3 under counter appliances. Electric night storage heater. Tiled floor.
From dining room, stairs rise and turn to:
First Floor Landing:
Cast iron balustrading. Door to large walk in storage cupboard with coat hooks, hanging rail, slated shelf and access hatch to loft space. Doors off to:
13' 10'' x 13' 7'' (4.205m x 4.142m)
2 windows, 1 to rear and 1 to side. 2 obscure single glazed internal windows, 1 into stairwell and a high level 1 into bathroom. Electric night storage heater. Telephone point.
17' 1'' x 11' 9'' (5.208m x 3.582m)
Window to front with window seat. Door into cupboard. Exposed timber to wall. TV point. Electric night storage heater.
13' 2'' x 8' 10'' (4.001m x 2.696m)
2 windows to front with deep window sills. TV point. Telephone point. Electric night storage heater.
7' 6'' x 7' 2'' (2.295m x 2.188m)
Small obscure single glazed wooden window to side. White suite comprising bath with 'Mira Sport' electric shower over with glazed screen. Pedestal wash hand basin. WC. Fully tiled walls. Vinyl flooring. 'Dimplex' wall mounted heater. Extractor fan. Door to airing cupboard housing factory lagged hot water cylinder with slatted shelving.
To the rear is a fully enclosed courtyard which is set on 2 levels. it is majority paved with small shingled areas. Steps lead up to a pedestrian gate into private car park where there is a second parking space for the cottage. Wooden door to external store with WC and wash hand basin.
Council Tax Band:
We are advised the property is in Council Tax Band C.
We are advised mains water and electric connected.
We are advised the property is Freehold with a partial Flying Freehold.