Savills | West Checkstone, 2 Douglas Avenue, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2AU | Property for sale
3,375 sq ft(313.55 sq m)
Guide price £1,500,000

West Checkstone2 Douglas Avenue, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2AU


    Key features

    • Superb penthouse apartments with 3332 Sq ft of versatile accommodation
    • Uninterrupted due south sea views
    • Generous balcony
    • Six double bedrooms
    • Double garage and communal gardens
    • Own private garden area

    An outstanding 3332 sq ft penthouse apartment with uninterrupted sea views.

    About this property

    • Built in 1999, West Checkstone is beautifully positioned with superb elevated sea views. Flat 7, which spans the entirety of the top floor offers an incredible 3332 sq ft of flexible accommodation with access onto a generous due south facing balcony.

      Accessed via a communal staircase or lift you are welcomed by a substantial entrance hall, perfect for welcoming guests. The free flowing and versatile accommodation leads nicely into the superb kitchen/breakfast room where there is a wide range of wall, base and draw units and also a breakfast bar. There are two double doors out onto the balcony where the views are incredible, this space provides a lovely entertainment area and is perfect for alfresco dining. From the kitchen, there is a door into the dining room, again with superb views and then a large double opening into the sitting room which enjoys a feature fireplace and stunning bay window. Further living accommodation includes a useful utility room, two bathrooms and WC.

      In all, there are currently six double bedrooms, with the principle bedroom being of particular interest. It enjoys uninterrupted southerly sea views via a wonderful bay window, access onto the balcony, a walk in wardrobe and fully fitted en suite bathroom again with access onto the balcony.

      Flat 7 benefits from a large south facing balcony which has direct access into the principle bedroom and en suite, kitchen/breakfast room, dining room and sitting room. The balcony also look out over the mature communal grounds of which Flat 7 has access to. There is a private corner of the gardens that only Flat 7 has access and also benefits from its own small greenhouse. It also has a double garage measuring 5.99m x 9.63m.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This is a very rare opportunity to acquire such a property, the views are outstanding and the accommodation offers a great deal of flexibility.

    Tom BedfordProperty agent

    Local information

    • Exmouth is a vibrant and exciting coastal town, set at the mouth of the Exe Estuary, the start of the Jurassic Coastline; England's first World Heritage Site. The town offers a wonderful lifestyle for water sports enthusiasts, especially with the opening of the brand new water sports complex. There is something for everyone, whether it be power boating, sailing, kite or windsurfing, fishing, water-skiing & wakeboarding or just enjoying the wonderful sandy beach.
    • There are two famous golf courses nearby at either Budleigh Salterton or Woodbury Park and the Exe Estuary is an internationally important nature site, protected by the RSPB, where half of the UK's Avocets roost over-winter. The South West Coastal Footpath is within easy reach and there is also an excellent cycle path along the Exe Estuary to Topsham & Exeter.
    • The town centre has a good selection of shops, restaurants, a Marks & Spencer's Simply Food Store and a train station with regular services along the Exe Estuary to Lympstone, Topsham and Exeter. There are also passenger ferries from Exmouth to Starcross and Topsham. Two good restaurants in particular are Rockfish and The River Exe Café which is accessed via a water taxi from Exmouth Marina.

    Additional information

    • Exmouth beach about 400 meters. Exmouth train station about 1 mile. Exeter about 10 miles.
    • SERVICES: Mains gas, water, electricity and drainage
    • OUTGOINGS: East Devon District Council – Band H
    • Directions: Entering Exmouth on the A376, passing the train station on the right hand side, at the roundabout take the first exit onto imperial road/B3178. At the next roundabout, take the second exit onto the Strand/B3178. The road bares slightly to the left and becomes Rolle Street. At the next roundabout, continue straight onto Rolle road and then take a left onto Douglas Avenue where Flat 7, West Checkstone will be found on the right hand side.
    • EPC Rating = C