A detached family home with approximately 1.24 acres, situated in highly desirable Colyford.

Stepstones offers spacious and flexible accommodation arranged over two floors. The ground floor accommodation is accessed from a welcoming reception hall and comprises a spacious triple aspect sitting room with a stone open fireplace, patio doors to the rear terrace and double glazed sliding doors to a good-size dining room. There is also a well-proportioned kitchen/breakfast room with a range of fitted units, integrated appliances, space for a breakfast table and a neighbouring fitted utility room with garden access. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a spacious principal bedroom with built-in storage and an en suite shower room, an additional bedroom and a study; potentially suitable for use as an additional bedroom if required.

On the first floor there are three further bedrooms. Bedroom five is currently being used as an office and has an en suite shower room. A large family bathroom services the other two bedrooms.

Local Authority: East Devon District Council.

Services: Mains gas, electricity, drainage and water. Gas central heating.

Council Tax: Band G.

Please note: The land plan is not to scale and is intended for reference only.

This property has 1.24 acres of land.


The property is approached over a private driveway providing parking for multiple vehicles and giving access to a detached double garage. Extending to approximately 1.24 acres, the garden surrounds the property and features a more formal area adjacent to the house which is laid mainly to lawn with well-stocked flowerbeds and a paved rear terrace, ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining. Further away from the house is an appealing area of light woodland bordered by a small stream.


Stepstones is situated in the heart of the East Devon village of Colyford. Set in a peaceful cul-de-sac, the property benefits from the local amenities of two village pubs, a restaurant, a Post Office and general store, butchers, a parish Church and village hall. There is also the very highly regarded Colyton Grammar School nearby. A historic tramway runs alongside the Axe Estuary which links Colyton to the seaside town of Seaton.

A more extensive range of facilities is found in Lyme Regis, just 6 miles away, which is a gem of a fishing town with its literary and artistic connections. It has a wide range of shops, galleries, restaurants and pubs. Further afield, the cathedral city of Exeter, approximately 23 miles away, offers a wide choice of cultural activities with theatres, the RAMM museum, an arts centre and a wealth of good shopping and restaurants, including John Lewis and IKEA.

East Devon is renowned for its beauty and ample opportunity for a range of outdoor pursuits. The resort of Sidmouth on the Jurassic Coast, with its Regency seafront esplanade and interesting variety of shops, is only 9.5 miles away. There is ample opportunity for walking in the surrounding East Devon Countryside, which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, as well the South West Coast Path which is England’s longest waymarked long-distance footpath and a National Trail.

Communication links are excellent. Intercity high speed trains operate from Axminster and Exeter St David’s to London Paddington, and via Salisbury to London Waterloo. There is also a range of flights to domestic and international destinations from Exeter International Airport.


The postcode EX24 6PN will take you to the property using a satellite navigation device.

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Other features

  • Spacious, flexible accommodation
  • Large garden of approximately 1.24 acres
  • In the heart of sought-after Colyford
  • Well-located for Colyton Grammar School

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Ref: EXE200390

Thomas Bassett Drive, Colyford Colyton Devon EX24

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Ref: EXE200390

Thomas Bassett Drive, Colyford Colyton Devon EX24

Guide Price