Seaton is located between the ancient harbour of Axmouth and the white cliffs of Beer. Its mile long beach, which is part of the Jurassic Coast, opens onto the waters of Lyme Bay. The town itself has many small shops, a local hospital, doctors' surgeries, primary school, banks and building societies. Seaton is a popular resort for holiday makers, and boasts a wealth of activities including golf, tennis, bowls and sailing. There are good secondary schools nearby along with the renowned Colyton Grammar School, which is just 3 miles inland. The County town of Exeter, with its regional airport, is some twenty miles to the west, and the mainline rail link to London (Waterloo) is at Axminster, approximately seven miles distant.
An attractive and popular East Devon seaside resort with a good size resident population which is increasing rapidly with many new developments planned and currently under construction.
The town attracts many tourists and day visitors throughout the year. It is located on the world famous Jurrassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A new Jurrassic Coast visitor centre has opened which will further boost visitor numbers.
There is the unique Electric Tram Railway which operates from its Terminus nearby traveling through the Axe valley bird sanctuary and wetlands to the historic inland town of Colyton.
The famous Beer Caves and Pecorama railway and visitor centre are closeby in the fishing village of Beer.
From our offices in Seaton, turn left into Harbour Road and turn left at the first roundabout into The Underfleet. Proceed straight across the next two roundabouts and turn right at the traffic lights into Harepath Road. Take the second turning on the left into Seaton Down Road. Take the first turning on your right into Townsend Avenue. Just up the hill, you will find 8 Townsend Avenue on the corner plot on the right hand side.
8 Townsend Avenue is a semi-detached chalet bungalow situated on a corner plot in a popular residential area of Seaton.
Now in need of complete modernisation and renovation, this charming bungalow has the potential to become a fantastic four bedroom family home.
The property benefits from a front sunroom which features UPVC windows and entrance door which leads in to a long entrance hall.
There is a separate living room and dining room each with a gas fire and a third similar sized room to the front of the property with the option to use this as a third reception room or bedroom.
There is a kitchen and family bathroom to the rear of the property both of which require updating.
Alongside bedroom 4 on the first floor, the upstairs of this bungalow has been extended at some point with two good sized bedrooms featuring velux windows facing the rear of the building.
There is also a large 'lean-to' at the rear of the bungalow and an attached garage.
This property must be viewed to see its full potential.
The front of this bungalow features a gated paved driveway with room for up to three vehicles which leads up to a single attached GARAGE.
The front garden is surrounded by a low stone white wall to the front and entrance gate. This leads to a garden pathway with lawn to either side as well as apple trees and shrubs.
There is a covered passage way between the house and the garage which connects the front and rear of the property.
The back garden requires some clearance, but has the potential to be a fantastic space with views front and back looking out towards Axe Cliff.
There is a wooden garden shed and greenhouse, as well as a raised paved area, lawn and shrubs and a former pond in the left hand corner.
We are advised all mains services are connected.
We are advised that the property is Council Tax Band C. East Devon District Council. Tel: 01395 516551