9 Fantastic Homes For Sale By The Sea

From an Cornish cafe with apartment to a waterside manse in Scotland, here’s our pick of the latest properties for sale by the sea

Compiled by Alice Westgate

1. FEOCK, CORNWALL £499,950

An elegant Regency mansion apartment on the Fal Estuary, No 4 Porthgwidden has two bedrooms, a first-floor reception room with balcony, and 6.5 acres of communal grounds that include a long water frontage, use of slipway and beach. Lillicrap Chilcott (01872 273473, lillicrapchilcott.com).


You’ll find Kirkborough House on the outskirts of the coastal town of Maryport. As well as a sandstone façade, a restored period interior and a large garden with views towards the coast, it has five bedrooms, a large attic and a self-contained two-bed cottage. PFK (01900 826205, pfk.co.uk).

3. PIN MILL, SUFFOLK £600,000

No 3 Boatyard Cottages is a red-brick period house in an Area
of Outstanding Natural Beauty. As well as views over the River Orwell, it has three bedrooms, gardens and a double garage/workshop. Pin Mill Sailing Club and The Butt & Oyster pub are nearby. Bedfords (01394 779444, bedfords.co.uk).


Set on the shore of Loch Fyne, and with direct access to the beach, detached Waterside Cottage has five bedrooms and a sheltered garden with a sunny patio. Robb Residential (0141 2253880, robbresidential.com).


Anneddwen is close to popular Aberporth beach. Recently renovated, it has three bedrooms, a first-floor living space with a balcony, and a garden. West Wales Properties (01239 615915, westwalesproperties.co.uk).


Overlooking sheltered Port Bannatyne Bay, St Bruoc Manse is a handsome stone house with four bedrooms, four reception rooms and a cellar. Rothesay, the island’s principal town, is just a few miles to the south. Robb Residential (0141 2253880, robbresidential.com).

7. RYDE, ISLE OF WIGHT £1,200,000

You’ll get the keys to the local beach if you buy Barsby Lodge, a detached Victorian home with eight bedrooms and fantastic Solent views, all within walking distance of the town centre. Susan Payne Property (01983 566244, susanpayneproperty.co.uk).


Live and work on the Cornish Riviera when you buy The Old Boatstore, a 30-cover café with a two-bedroom apartment above. It has a great location overlooking Cawsand Bay and Plymouth Sound, just a few paces from the beach. Scott Parry Associates (01752 858314, scottparry.co.uk).

9. ROCK, CORNWALL £1,395,000

A real gem, Tennessee has five bedrooms (including a separate studio apartment), plus a garden with summerhouse. The beaches at Rock and Porthilly are within walking distance. John Bray & Partners (01208 862601, johnbraysales.co.uk).

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