Inside five of the dreamiest coastal homes on Rightmove
Over the past few months we have seen a big increase in home-hunters looking to move to coastal areas.
And what’s not to love? With beautiful sea views and beaches on your doorstep, life on the coast has plenty going for it.
So if you’ve always fancied living beside the seaside, but need a little nudge in the right direction, we hope this round-up of stunning coastal homes inspires you to get searching.
If you’re looking for exclusivity then this hilltop home in Newquay, which has panoramic sea views stretching from Newquay Harbour to Stepper Point near Padstow, is definitely for you.
The seven-bedroom home comes with its own adventure trail down to Great Western Beach in the shape of stone steps along the grassy cliffside verge.
The property itself is a great renovation project, and is set in a sizeable one acre of land.
This property is listed for sale with Lillicrap Chilcott.
This Cornish gem is a truly magical waterside getaway that has panoramic, 180-degree vistas of the water and the countryside beyond.
On the market for just shy of £3million, this tranquil three-bedroom hilltop home – which comes with a one-bedroom guest cottage – is designed in the ‘New England’ style and is simply enchanting.
The charmingly cosy property is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of urban life and even comes with its own stone quay.
This property is listed for sale with Savills.
Appletree House is a wonderfully elegant home that boasts huge amounts of style and character, and what’s more, it has panoramic views over the saltmarshes of Brancaster.
The home, which is on the market for £3.95 million, was built in the 1920s. Arguably its finest features are the triple bay windows with views south over the gardens as well as out to the sunken garden to the east.
Brancaster is one of the most sought after coastal villages on the North Norfolk coast with its heritage coastline and fine sandy beaches in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
This property is listed for sale with Sowerbys.
This luxurious beachfront property can be found in one of the most exclusive neighbourhoods in the country.
La Baie boasts utterly remarkable sea views, has a tree-lined garden with direct beach access, and is just a stone’s throw from several championship-standard golf courses.
The magnificent home stands on ‘Britain’s Palm Beach’ – an exclusive peninsula at the mouth of Poole Harbour – with Rick Stein’s iconic seafood restaurant counted among its attractions.
This property is listed for sale with Lloyds Property Group.
This newly built beach house is the ultimate coastal home, thanks to its direct access to the beach, nautical-inspired interior and incredible uninterrupted west-facing sunset views.
Washington Beach House is tucked away on South Beach in Heacham, which is one of the only locations on the east coast of England that’s west-facing, and if you’re into sailing, golf, or wildlife you’re in the right place.
Inside, the living spaces are sleek and contemporary – it’s like a real life lifestyle magazine – and outside you’ll find sand dunes covered in marram grass with miles of open space beyond.
This property is listed for sale with Brown & Co.