Property of the week: Our top seaside home for sale

Here, we choose our favourite coastal property for sale in the UK right now

SALCOMBE, DEVON £2,950,000

Live the seaside life at Underbacks, a detached house that sits just above South Sands and has amazing views over the estuary. A sun terrace wraps around this five-bedroom property, and there’s plenty of parking for boats and cars. March and Petit (01548 844473,


The dream of owning a little place by the sea could come true with a Waterlodge – a contemporary floating home with thermal insulation, double-glazing and a gas or electric central heating system. The company has seen enquiries double this year as people seek out affordable boltholes. Take Brighton, where the average cost of a two-bed flat is £350,000+ while a Waterlodge costs less than £100,000. The six-model range begins with the Waterlodge One, a studio apartment offering 17 sq m of living space with a bedroom, shower, lounge/diner and optional roof terrace, from £61,900, rising to the three-bed Waterlodge Six from £146,045. Marinas where Waterlodges can be berthed include Plymouth, Eastbourne, Brighton, Littlehampton, Southsea and the Isle of Wight. Call 02382 120000 to enquire, or browse

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