A striking detached house overlooking a South Hams valley, a short distance from the sea.

Avocet is an impressive luxury home, with six bedrooms and far–reaching sea views, set in the sought-after coastal village of Bigbury-on-Sea, overlooking the dramatic beach and Burgh Island. Presented to the highest standard throughout, the property features light and airy accommodation and bespoke fittings, helping to create a thoroughly pleasant living space. Avocet has an impressive record of holiday rentals generating significant income.

The main living accommodation is found on the ground floor, where there is a sitting room to the rear, taking advantage of those wonderful views with panoramic windows and bi-fold doors, which open to create a Juliet balcony to one side, and provide access to the terrace on another. The open-plan kitchen and dining room also benefits from those views towards the beach, and also has bi-fold doors onto the terrace. The kitchen has stylish units in white, together with integrated appliances. In addition there is a large utility room which has a second fridge, dishwasher and freezer as well as washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also a games room to the ground floor, plus one double bedroom with an en suite shower room.

There are a further four double bedrooms en suite on the lower ground floor, two of which open via sliding glass doors onto the rear gardens. The spectacular master bedroom is found on the first floor, with its vaulted ceiling, skylights, and panoramic windows, providing a magnificent vantage point looking out across the beach and towards the sea. The master bedroom also benefits from two dressing room s and a large en suite bathroom.


To the front, there is a paved private driveway, whichprovides parking for several vehicles. At the rear, there is a paved terrace accessible from the rear of the ground floor, with steps leading to the gardens, which are mostly laid to lawn, with further paved terracing, border shrubs and flowerbeds, while on a separate raised patio area there is a luxury family hot tub. There is an intergral double garage with electric security doors , currently used as a games room .


The small village of Bigbury-on-Sea lies in a breath-taking coastal position in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village has a pleasant beach and access to water sports, while nearby Challaborough has a local shop and village pub. The market town of Kingsbridge is eight miles away, offering a comprehensive range of local amenities and facilities, including a choice of shops, two major supermarkets, a numerous independent shops, restaurants and bars along with doctor’s surgeries, dentists and The South Hams community hospital. The area has a number of reputable primary schools, while secondary education is provided at Kingsbridge Community College, rated “outstanding” by Ofsted. Further shopping and leisure facilities can be found at Dartmouth and Salcombe, Plymouth and Exeter. There is a direct train to London Paddington in two and a half hours from Totnes (19 miles away).


From Exeter, take the A38/Devon Expressway heading south, and continue for 25 miles. Take the A3121 exit towards Ermington/Modbury/ Yealmpton, and then at the junction, turn left onto the A3121/Kingsbridge Road. After a mile, continue straight ahead at the junction onto the B3196. Continue for 10.5 miles, into Bigburyon- Sea, turning right away from the beach onto Parker Drive, and then right again onto Cleveland Drive. You will find Avocet on your right-hand side.

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Other features

  • Large six bedroom family home
  • Light and airy accomodation
  • Magnifcent views of Bigbury Beach
  • Impressive record of holiday rental income

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Ref: EXE190464

Cleveland Drive, Bigbury on Sea Kingsbridge Devon TQ7

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Ref: EXE190464

Cleveland Drive, Bigbury on Sea Kingsbridge Devon TQ7

Guide Price