9 Homes Beside The Sea For Upsizers...

This selection of properties beside the sea is for those looking to upsize. Compiled by Alice Westgate

1. KINGSWEAR, DEVON £1,750,000
Gaze out over the River Dart from Tower House, a contemporary property with four bedrooms, three reception rooms and glorious outside spaces that include a summerhouse, terrace and Jacuzzi. Strutt & Parker (01392 215631, struttandparker.com).

Built on the site of a former brickworks, No 2 Brick Kiln is a four-bedroom eco-house that overlooks the River Alde estuary and has a 300-sq-ft sundeck. Savills (01473 234800, savills.co.uk).

3. RYE, EAST SUSSEX £850,000
Views over the Romney Marshes are one of the highlights of Ockman House, an Arts & Crafts home with flexible living space. There are three bedrooms on the first floor, while on the second is a one-bedroom apartment with its own kitchenette and bathroom. Phillips & Stubbs (01797 227338, phillipsandstubbs.co.uk).

4. HARLECH, GWYNEDD £1,000,000
A seaside business opportunity awaits you at Groeslas, a four-bedroom barn conversion that comes with two holiday cottages, a leisure complex, several outbuildings, 32 acres of land and views over Cardigan Bay. Strutt & Parker (01244 354880, struttandparker.com).

The Jurassic coastline will be your playground if you move to No 3 The Lawn, a period mid-terrace house in the centre of town. The interior has four bedrooms, while outside there are gardens to the front and rear. Bradleys (01395 442201, bradleys-estate-agents.co.uk).

6. TORQUAY, DEVON £799,000
There’s plenty of room for family and friends at Marine Lodge, a detached Edwardian house with five bedrooms, a conservatory, mature gardens and panoramic sea views. John Couch (01803 296500, johncouch.co.uk).

Contemporary seaside living awaits you at The Kittiwake, a sleek cliff-top house with four bedrooms, a full-width sea-facing terrace and jaw-dropping coastal views. Mishon Mackay (01273 944800, mishonmackay.com).

Dunfermline House looks over the mouth of the River Spey towards Spey Bay and the Moray Firth. It dates from the 17th century and has been renovated to give five bedrooms and three reception rooms, all with bags of character. Strutt & Parker (01463 719171, struttandparker.com).

Cranmer House – once Felixstowe Ladies’ College but now divided into dwellings – is a Grade II-listed property that stands at Cobbold’s Point. No 3 has five bedrooms and sweeping views out to sea. Palmer & Partners (01473 211705, palmerpartners.com)

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