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Properties with a difference: This week: houses near water


Foxes Corner, Sidmouth. A modern house with dramatic views over Sidmouth and along the coastline. 3 beds, 2 bath, 2 receps, kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, garden room, garden. pounds 290,000. Strutt & Parker 01392 215631.


Pen An Mor, Fowey. A Grade II Victorian town house in the yachting centre of Fowey with sweeping harbour views. 3 beds, 2 bath, 2 receps, cloakroom, kitchen, gardens, steps to the water. pounds 325,000. John D. Wood 01962 863131.


Tripps, Waltham St Lawrence. A Grade II 15th-century house with a large pond and formal gardens. 4 beds, 3 bath, 1 dressing room, 3 receps, study, kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, outbuildings, stables, menage, 9.5 acres. pounds 700,000. FPDSavills 01491 843001.


Stone Corner Oast, Stone-Cum-Ebony, Tenterden. A converted oast house with four ponds situated on high ground with impressive views. 5 beds, 2 bath, 2 receps, study, playroom, kitchen, stables, wildflower meadow, 7.5 acres. pounds 425,000. Calcutt Maclean Standen 01233 812060.


The Old Rectory, Llanbedr-Dyffryn-Clwyd, Ruthin. A Grade II* William and Mary house with a stream and pond in a lovely position in the Vale of Clwyd. 6/7 beds, 3 bath, 2 receps, study, kitchen, cloakroom, cellar, coach house, listed dovecote, walled garden, 3 acres. pounds 350,000. Strutt & Parker 01244 320747.

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