8 Coastal Homes For Sale

From a landmark waterside building in Devon to a handsome period home on the Firth of Clyde, here’s our pick of the latest properties for sale by the sea

Compiled by Alice Westgate


St Mary’s is a period detached house with south-easterly views across the Firth of Clyde. Built over three levels, it has seven bedrooms and retains many handsome original features. Robb Residential (0141 225 3880, robbresidential.com).

2. HOPE COVE, DEVON £1,750,000

Drake House is a clifftop property with views of the beach, sea and coastline. Built more than a century ago for a retired sea captain and recently refurbished, it has five bedrooms, three reception rooms and brand-new kitchen extension. Marchand Petit (01548 844473, marchandpetit.co.uk).


Pretty-as-a-picture Beachside Cottage stands beside a lovely cove a mile west of Ventnor. Once a fisherman’s house, this detached property has three bedrooms and fabulous southerly sea views. Spence Willard (01983 200880, spencewillard.co.uk).

4. NEW ROMNEY, KENT £595,000

No 1 Church Approach is a lovingly restored Grade II-listed house that dates back to medieval times. Highlights include a fascinating interior with three bedrooms plus an unconverted coach house and a mature cottage garden. Phillips & Stubbs (01797 227338, phillipsandstubbs.co.uk).

5. WOOLACOMBE, DEVON from £350,000

Minutes away from the beach, Byron Apartments is a collection of homes with one, two, three and four bedrooms plus their own outside spaces. Many have views across Woolacombe Bay and come with a mini beach hut to store surfboards and wetsuits. Residents also have access to the on-site leisure complex that includes indoor pool and gym. Strutt & Parker (01392 215631, struttandparker.com).

6. CORTON, SUFFOLK £425,000

History comes alive at The Old Mill, which dates from 1837 and was restored as a home in 1993. It has four bedrooms, but there is huge scope for the tower to be used for further accommodation. What’s more, the mill has great sea views and is close to numerous beaches. Strutt & Parker (01603 883607, struttandparker.com).


Enjoy panoramic estuary views from Craig y Don, a detached stone house in a rural spot near Porthmadog. With a living room on the first floor, three bedrooms and a spacious garden with outbuildings, this is a great base from which to explore Snowdonia and coastal North Wales. Dafydd Hardy (01286 677774, dafyddhardy.co.uk).


Ideal for a second home or a holiday let investment, No 4 Pear Tree, Orchard Apartments, is a one-bed ground-floor flat in Beadnell, a few miles southeast of Bamburgh. With a communal outdoor seating area and parking, the property is within easy walking distance of the coast. Sanderson Young (01665 600170, sandersonyoung.co.uk).

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